Celebrating Rishi Panchami (Photo feature)

August 26, 2017 11:03 AM

KATHMANDU, August 26: Hindu women across the country are observing the Rhishi panchami festival today as per the rituals. The festival, the concluding day of the Teej, is observed on the fifth day of bright half moon of the month of  Bhadra.

Nepal enters SAFF U-15 final defeating Bangladesh 4-2 (photo feature)

August 25, 2017 20:03 PM

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: Nepal has entered final of the SAFF U-15 by defeating Bangladesh by 4-0 in the semi final of the SAFF-U 15 Championship held at ANFA Complex, Satdobato in Lalitpur on Friday.

Mahajalyatra Mahotsav organized in Bagmati River (with video)

August 19, 2017 14:21 PM

KATHMANDU, August 19: Mahajalyatra Mahotsav (mega rafting event) has been organized in the Bagmati River on the occasion of 223rd week of Bagmati Clean-up Campaign on Saturday.

Rally in support of Dr KC (Photo feature and video)

August 12, 2017 16:19 PM

KATHMANDU, August 12: Hundreds of people marched on Saturday in support of Dr Govinda KC, who is in hunger strike since 20 days demanding that the government bring in the Medical Education Act, slash the fees for postgraduate studies in medicine from Rs 3.1 million to 2.2 million, appoint four assistant deans and the campus chief at IOM immediately, and probe the irregularities of TU officials and take action against them.

Youths from Facebook group stage relay hunger strike for Dr Govinda KC (Video)

August 10, 2017 19:43 PM

KATHMANDU, August 10: Dr Govinda KC's 11th fast-on-to death strike demanding substantial improvement in medical sector has already reached 18 days. The members of Facebook group known as Men’s Room Reloaded (MRR) is supporting the protest by staging a relay hunger strike at Maitighar Mandala.

Demonstration in capital in support of Dr KC (with photos)

July 29, 2017 19:05 PM

KATHMANDU, July 29: People from various quarters including political parties and organizations have staged a protest rally in support of senior orthopedic surgeon Dr Govinda KC in the capital on Saturday.

Devotees throng Pashupati temple on occasion of first Monday of Shrawan

July 17, 2017 14:57 PM

KATHMANDU, July 17: A large number of devotees lined up from 2 am today at the gate leading to Pashupati temple. However, the gate was opened at 3 am only.

Ex-king celebrates 71st birthday (with photos and video)

July 7, 2017 14:52 PM

KATHMANDU, June 7: Former King Gyanendra Shah celebrated his 71st birthday amidst a gathering of pro-monarchs at Nirmal Niwas on Friday.

Asar 15, National Paddy Day (photo feature)

June 29, 2017 16:50 PM

KATHMANDU, June 29: The 14th National Paddy Day was marked throughout the country including the Kathmandu Valley today, organizing various programs.

UML stages victory rally in KMC (photo feature)

May 30, 2017 14:58 PM

CPN-UML has staged a victory rally in the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) after UML candidate Bidya Sundar Shakya was elected as the KMC mayor.

Sneha’s Care Foundation: A home to stray dogs

May 24, 2017 14:20 PM

KATHMANDU, May 8: Sneha’s Care Foundation was established by Sneha Shrestha with a view to providing protection for stray dogs that have been reduced to live a difficult life on the streets.

Voting underway peacefully (photos/video)

May 14, 2017 12:44 PM

KATHMANDU, May 14: The voting is underway in an enthusiastic and peaceful manner in three provinces. The voters in Bhaktapur district seem eager to cast their votes in the local level election that is taking place in 20 years.

Valley candidates file nominations enthusiastically (Photo feature)

May 2, 2017 21:50 PM

KATHMANDU, May 2: The local level election is going to take place after 20 years with a new federal set up. As per the new modality, the local level is getting local government with legislative, executive and judicial rights.

Sal leaves-clad youths stage rally for daura suruwal as nat’l costume

April 27, 2017 14:57 PM

KATHMANDU, April 27: Shraddhawan Nepal and Rastriya Posak Samrakshan Mahaabhiyan have jointly organized a rally demanding Nepali topi and daura suruwal as the national costume.

Devotees at Matatirtha (photo feature)

April 26, 2017 15:14 PM

KATHMANDU, April 25: Nepali Hindus are celebrating Matatirtha Aunsi (Mothers' Day) on Wednesday. Devotees have thronged at the Matatirtha pond at Chandragiri Municipality to mark the day.

Glimpses of Sindoor Jatra (Photo Feature)

April 15, 2017 16:57 PM

BHAKTAPUR, April 15: The locals of Bhaktapur celebrated annual Sindoor Jatra or the festival of vermilion. The festival is celebrated to welcome the spring.

Glimpses of Gahana Khojne Jatra (photo feature)

April 12, 2017 19:42 PM

KATHMANDU, April 12: On Wednesday, the locals of Handigaun, Kathmandu celebrated the Gahana Khojne Jatra ( festival for searching the jewelry).It is the festival celebrated the following day of the chariot festival of Tudal Devi that falls on the full moon day of the month of Chaitra.

Moon Glorifying (Photo feature)

April 11, 2017 20:08 PM

KATHMANDU, April 11: Today, it marks the first full moon day of the year according to the Hindu calendar.

Ghode Jatra celebrated with zest and zeal (With photos/video)

March 27, 2017 18:03 PM

KATHMANDU, March 27: The annual festival of Ghode Jatra, also known as the Horse Racing Day which falls in the Nepali month of Chaitra, has been celebrated in the Kathmandu Valley with zest and zeal on Monday.

ICC WCL: Nepal’s historic win over Kenya (photos/video)

March 13, 2017 18:15 PM

KATHMANDU, March 13: In a historic match, Nepal defeated Kenya by 7 wickets on Monday at the ICC World Cricket League held at  TU Cricket Ground. Here are some beautiful moments captured during and after the match: