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Kulchand Phombo

Special Correspondent @RepublicaNepal. Politics, foreign affairs and social affairs are his preferred beats.

Pillion rider killed in tipper-motorcycle collision

July 14, 2018 16:15 PM

KATHMANDU, July 14: A teenager was killed while another sustained injuries in a tipper-motorcycle collision at Soaltee Mode in the capital on Saturday. The accident took place at 1:30 pm.

Three killed, hundreds displaced as rains wreak havoc in Bhaktapur

July 12, 2018 21:02 PM

BHAKTAPUR, July 12: Three people of a family were killed while over 50 families were displaced by inundation caused by torrential rainfall in the district on Wednesday morning.

June 21: Longest day of the year

June 21, 2018 16:25 PM

KATHMANDU, June 21: Today we are witnessing daylight for 13 hours and 54 minutes in Nepal, the longest day in the northern hemisphere of the planet.

When rooftops, leaves and cars drenched in murky rain ...!

June 16, 2018 16:31 PM

The dried dust fallen along with the rain last night was spotted everywhere including on tree leaves, grass and rooftops in the surrounding in Bhaktapur. Locals of Suryabinayak said they had never seen such kind of rain before.

Direct military interventions are still taking place: WFDY President Papademitriou

May 26, 2018 16:41 PM

The World Federation of Democratic Youth (WFDY) is an international youth organization, recognized by the United Nations as an international youth non-governmental organization.

EUEOM’s report triggers discourse on media and social networking sites

March 27, 2018 16:53 PM

KATHMANDU, March 27: The report on the elections to the House of Representatives and Provincial Assemblies presented last week by the European Union Election Observation Mission (EUEOM) triggered hot discourse on the mainstream media and social networking sites.

UML makes a clean sweep in Tehrathum

December 11, 2017 01:30 AM

KATHMANDU, Dec 10: CPN-UML candidate Bhawani Khapung, who fought the parliamentary elections with the backing of left alliance, emerged victorious with 21,335 votes. His closest rival Sita Gurung of Nepali Congress got 19,314 votes.

Deben’s slow pop ‘Aamaako Kakhma’ echoes to childhood reminiscence

September 13, 2017 19:13 PM

KATHMANDU, Sept 13: Promising youth singer Deben Chemjong has come up with a new album titled ‘Sparsha’, recently.

UML taking lead with 56 votes in Atharai Rural Municipality

June 30, 2017 17:52 PM

KATHMANDU, June 30: CPN-UML is taking lead with 56 votes in Atharai Rural Municipality in the Tehrathum district.

2nd phase local polls conclude peacefully, with 70.5 pc voter turnout

June 28, 2017 19:01 PM

KATHMANDU, June 28: The vote casting in the second phase of local elections has concluded in a peaceful manner on Wednesday.

Samaj determined to develop Tribeni Tole: Ghimire

June 11, 2017 17:31 PM

BHAKTAPUR, June 11: Tribeni Sudhar Samaj, a society dedicated to the over-all development of Tribeni Tole in Suryabainayak Municipality, on Saturday feted newly elected representatives of the local body.

UML leads Maoist Center with 203 votes in Bharatpur Metropolis

May 19, 2017 17:49 PM

KATHMANDU, May 19:  CPN-UML candidate Devi Gyawali is still maintaining lead with 203 votes in the race for the mayoral post of Bharatpur Metropolitan City (BMC).

Thada Magar recommended as APF SSP

March 18, 2017 16:42 PM

KATHMANDU, March 18: The Secretariat of the Promotion Committee under the Ministry of Home Affairs has recommended six police officials including Superintendent of Police (SP) Ganesh Thada Magar for the post of senior superintendent of police (SSP) in the Armed Police Force (APF).

Pro-Ed holds 9th AGM, makes Rs 10.969 m net profit

January 7, 2017 18:41 PM

KATHMANDU, Jan 7: Pro-Ed Multipurpose Co-operative Ltd., a cooperative that mainly prioritizes education as the field for investment, has held its Ninth Annual General Meeting in Mid Baneshwar, Kathmandu on Saturday.

Assistance for fire victims of Tehrathum

December 31, 2016 00:40 AM

KATHMANDU, Dec 31: Various political parties and charity organizations working in Kathmandu have collected over Rs 1.46 million to assist fire victims of Atharai, Tehrathum.

People huddle around heater as cold grips Valley

December 30, 2016 14:02 PM

KATHMANDU, Dec 30: The weather temperature has plunged to 5.5 degree Celsius in the Kathmandu Valley on Friday morning, prompting general people to huddle around the heater.

Various organizations expedite fund-raising campaigns for Atharai fire victims

December 29, 2016 14:31 PM

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: Various organizations have intensified donation collection campaigns to help the fire victims of Atharai Bazaar.

5.6-magnitude aftershock rocks Kathmandu

November 28, 2016 05:22 AM

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: An aftershock measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale has rocked the Capital on early Monday.

Nepali movie Yaree to hit screens on Saturday

September 23, 2016 17:04 PM

KATHMANDU, Sept 23:  A Nepali movie Yaree, a movie about transformation of civilization, is set to be screened at the theater of Film Development Board at Chabahil on Saturday (September 24).

Ticket booking for Dashain festival begins

September 23, 2016 11:26 AM

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: The ticket booking for the passengers traveling back to their homes for the upcoming Dashain festival has started from Friday.