Sujan Shrestha

The contributor for Republica.

Disability doesn't mean inability: A story of how sports is reinvigorating ability (with video)

Published On: March 7, 2019 03:53 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, March 7: There is a common understanding that only normal people can involve in Taekwondo game. However, differently abled like, Ram Bahadur Adhikari, Govind Thapa and Ranjana Dhami have shown an example that they can also be successful like other normal people.

In photos: Nepal’s first motorcycle championship organized

Published On: December 29, 2018 08:53 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: The two-day first Honda Nepal Dream Cup racing completion was organized in the capital.

In Pictures: Devotees observe Bala Chaturdashi at Pashupatinath

Published On: December 6, 2018 10:59 AM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: Hindu devotees across the country have thronged in Pashupatinath temple and to other Hindu shrines from early morning today to pay homage to their near and dear ones, who died over the last one year, on the occasion of Bala Chaturdashi.

In pictures: Protest in Maitighar Mandala demanding justice for Nirmala Pant

Published On: September 15, 2018 04:30 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: In an attempt to exert pressure on the government to book those guilty in the rape and murder of Nirmala Panta of Kanchanpur, civil society members organized a protest demonstrations across the country today.

Dance of Devgan

Published On: August 30, 2018 07:57 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

BHAKTAPUR, Aug 30: A traditional dance of Bode which is popuraly known as “Nilbarahi” has started two days after the conclusion of Gaijatra festival in Bhaktapur on Thursday.

Clash between police and Patriotic Republican Front (with photos)

Published On: August 21, 2018 04:37 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Aug 21: Cadres of CPN-R protested and clashed with the police at Shanti Batika.

Bagh Bhairav Jatra (photo feature)

Published On: August 17, 2018 08:36 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Aug 17: Bagh Bhairav Jatra is celebrated on the first day of Bhadra in Kirtipur.

IN PICTURES: Naagpanchami

Published On: August 16, 2018 11:25 AM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Aug 16: Hindus are observing the Naagpanchami festival today as per the time-honored tradition at Naagpokhari, Kathmandu.

The Last Monday of Shrawan

Published On: August 13, 2018 03:15 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

Shrawan is one of the holiest months in Hindu calendar.

Asan: An ancient trading hub of Kathmandu (with photos)

Published On: August 12, 2018 06:45 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: Asan has long remained a trading hub for people of Kathmandu. Until 19th century Asan was a popular meeting point for traders from India- Tibet.

ICA hosts ‘Bharat Mahotsav’ on 70th Indian Independence Day

Published On: August 11, 2018 02:50 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDAU, Aug 11: The Indian Citizens' Association (ICA) of Nepal, a union of resident Indian citizens living in Nepal,  in association with the Embassy of India, Kathmandu has hosted a cultural-dance-food festival 'Bharat Mahotsav' to celebrate 70 years of India's Independence on Saturday.

Gathe Mangal: A tradition to ward off evil spirits (with photos)

Published On: August 9, 2018 07:17 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Aug 9: The Newar community of the Kathmandu valley observed Gathe Mangal, a festival celebrated to chase away evil spirits and usher in good fortunes, with much fanfare on Thursday.

IN PICS: Women for women's safety

Published On: August 7, 2018 03:50 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Aug 7: The Rastriya Janata Party organized a rally against ongoing violence against women and children across the country.

Nepali engineering students to participate in ABU Robocon

Published On: August 3, 2018 08:44 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: Students from Institute of Engineering (IOE) are going to participate in ABU Asia-Pacific Robot Contest (ABU Robocon).

In pictures: Bol Bam at Pashupatinath

Published On: July 30, 2018 04:44 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, July 30: Shrawan is also known as the month of Bol Bam. The month of Shrawan in the Hindu calendar is considered as auspicious period to worship Lord Shiva.

IN PICTURES: Nepali Congress protests against govt

Published On: July 24, 2018 03:41 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, July 24: Supporters of Dr. Govinda KC staged protest against the government’s delay to save his life and fulfill his demands. Dr. KC has been on his 15th hunger strike for the past 25 days, the longest so far. The Today, Nepali Congress's district committees staged protests against the government at Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur.

(IN PICTURES) More than two dozen rights' activists arrested

Published On: July 16, 2018 01:30 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, July 16: More than two dozen rights’ activists have been detained for protesting at prohibited area in front of the parliament at New Baneshwor.

IN PICTURES: The trodden words of a protest

Published On: July 9, 2018 03:00 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

In these photos, sees shows differing pictures of the protest and its slogans that are eventually trodden.

Resisting rain!!! (Photo feature)

Published On: July 2, 2018 06:27 PM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, July 2: As the whole country is experiencing active monsoon since Saturday, the usage of raincoats could be seen in increasing number in Kathmandu.

Government committed to curb drug abuse and smuggling (with photos)

Published On: June 26, 2018 11:38 AM NPT By: Sujan Shrestha

KATHMANDU, June 26: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) expressed solidarity against drug abusers and smuggling on the occasion of International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.