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Bipana Thapa


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Do not receive calls from unknown international numbers: NTC

July 15, 2018 14:00 PM

KATHMANDU, July 15: People have been receiving incoming calls from unknown international numbers since Saturday. There have been various tweets and posts regarding it on social media.

Post SEE, advertisements add woes to prospective students and parents

July 6, 2018 12:00 PM

KATHMANDU, July 6: On June 23, school students rejoiced after scoring well in their Secondary Education Exams (SEE). However, apart from joy, it also has brought confusion among students and their parents, both of whom are pinning hopes to find a ‘good school’.

Periods don’t limit women

May 28, 2018 12:07 PM

KATHMANDU, May 28: The government of Nepal will start celebrating the International Menstrual Hygiene Day from this year.

Netizens remind Modi of 2015 blockade ahead of his visit

May 10, 2018 15:48 PM

KATHMANDU, May 10:Social Media has been awash with messages against Modi for his Nepali visit.  There are so many hashtags like #BlockadeWasCrimeMrModi, #ModiNotWelcome which are on trending.

Netizens remind Modi of 2015 blockade ahead of his visit

May 10, 2018 14:10 PM

KATHMANDU, May 10: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is coming to Nepal for a two-day official visit on May 11-12. Social Media has been awash with messages against Modi’s visit.There are so many hastags like #BlockadeWasCrimeMrModi, #ModiNotWelcome which are on trending.

Netizens remind Modi of 2015 blockade ahead of his visit

May 10, 2018 13:20 PM

KATHMANDU, May 10: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is coming to Nepal for a two-day official visit on May 11-12. Social Media has been awash with messages against Modi’s visit. There are so many hastags like #BlockadeWasCrimeMrModi, #ModiNotWelcome which are on trending.

Two weeks before inauguration, bomb explodes in Arun III

April 29, 2018 09:31 AM

KATHMANDU, April 29: The compound wall of 900 MW Arun III Hydroelectric Power Plant’s office in Khandbari-9, Tumlingtar suffered minor damage after a bomb exploded on Saturday midnight.

TIA to operate 24 hours today to ease air traffic congestion

April 20, 2018 14:09 PM

KATHMANDU, April 20: Following hours of delay after a Malindo Airlines skidded off the runway during takeoff yesterday night, the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal has decided to operate 24 hours today to ease air traffic.

TIA to be closed until noon

April 20, 2018 09:45 AM

KATHMANDU, April 20:  All international flights are delayed untill noon as Malindo Boeing 737-900 Extended Range aircraft skids off the runaway which was about to take off from Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu to Kualalumpur, Malaysia on Thursday night.

Veteran comedian Madan Krishna bereaved

April 3, 2018 07:32 AM

KATHMANDU, April 3: Yashoda Shrestha, wife of legendary actor of Nepal Madan Krishna Shrestha has died yesterday at around 11 PM at Nepal Cancer Hospital, Harisiddhi.

List of 12 cut-off public holidays  of the year 2075 BS

March 29, 2018 12:44 PM

KATHMANDU, March 29: The Cabinet meeting held on Wednesday decided  to announce Asoj 3rd as Nepal's National Day as it was the day when Constitution of Nepal had been promulgated.

How one video destroyed Nepal’s Int’l Women’s Day celebration

March 11, 2018 15:13 PM

KATHMANDU, Mar 11: On Friday, Nepalese vehemently expressed their anger in a video that had surfaced their news feed on the International Women’s Day. The video: a 18 year girl, accused of being a witch was beaten for hours by Ram Bahadur Chaudhary who claimed to be a ‘baba’. The girl, Radha Chaudhary from Ghodaghodi municipality, Kailali was taken to the district hospital.

Environment as a Valentine: conservationists to trainees

February 15, 2018 10:10 AM

KATHMANDU, Feb 15: Nepal Biodiversity Research Society (NEBORS) in collaboration with University of Washington, USA successfully concluded five days course in conservation biology and global health.

Flaunting winter attires (Photo Feature)

December 19, 2017 13:00 PM

KATHMANDU, Dec 19: Over the past week, the temperature has dipped across the country. But as the sun shines mildly, winter has brought the funky outfits once again in the city. These outfits not only keep people warm, it also makes them standout in the crowd. Nepali youngsters love to flaunt winter gears and fashionable fluffy warm clothes.

Weather forecast for Polling day

November 26, 2017 07:58 AM

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: The Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, Meteorological Forecasting Division has issued a press release regarding the weather forecasting for November 26, 2017.

Passenger bus hits school van

November 11, 2017 09:52 AM

KATHMANDU, Nov 11: A moving passenger bus (Na 6 kha 6183) collided with a kindergarten school van (Ba 14 cha 4649) at Sitapaila, Kathmandu on early Saturday. According to Traffic Police, the passenger bus had a brake failure. It skidded to hit van’s tail portion, sending the van into a canal pass. No one was injured at the accident.

Sindhuli jeep accident: 4 killed, 7 injured

November 6, 2017 08:50 AM

KATHMANDU, Nov 6: Four persons were killed and seven were injured in the accident that took place at Fikkal Rural Municipality Ward-4, Turkibesi in Sindhuli district.

Weather fluctuates across country

October 31, 2017 10:23 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 31: Heavy rainfall on Saturday night along with hailstone has led to unpredictable weather conditions in Kathmandu valley.

Newly built wall collapses after hailstorm

October 29, 2017 08:06 AM

KATHMANDU, Oct 29: Kathmandu has been inundated by heavy rainfall along with hailstorm on Saturday night.

Consultancies continue to charge for DV forms despite server-down

October 16, 2017 16:01 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: The server of US Department of State for the Diversity Visa (DV) program has been down since 10th of October. The application for the 2019 DV program was opened on October 3. However, the consultancies are charging and accepting the application forms.