KATHMANDU, Aug 16: Renowned litterateur Madan Mani Dixit passed away early morning Thursday at Himal Hospital at Gyaneshwar in Kathmandu. He was rushed to the hospital after he collapsed in his bathroom. Doctors at the hospital pronounced him dead immediately after he was taken there. He was 97.
KATHMANDU, Aug 11: Police have arrested as many as 14 individuals from Bhadrakali in the capital on Sunday when they were staging a demonstration demanding the cancellation of vacancies announced by the Public Service Commission some three months ago.
KATHMANDU, Aug 8: Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali on Thursday went to the Indian Embassy in Kathmandu to express condolence on the demise of Former External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj.
KATHMANDU, August 1: Although the law strictly prohibits polygamy, the practice of polygamy is common in the Karnali state. In most of the districts of Karnali state, the number of polygamous marriages has increased drammatically.
KATHMANDU, July 26: Nepal Student Union, the student wing of the Nepali Congress, held a demonstration at Maitighar Mandal in the capital on Friday to exert pressure on the government to take action against the perpetrator who brutally raped and murdered Nirmala Panta last year.
KATHMANDU, July 23: The 41st Memorial Day of Pushpa Lal Shrestha, the founding general secretary of Communist Party of Nepal (CPN), is being observed today by organizing various programs across the country.