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Dipendra Rokka



In pictures: Chhath in Kathmandu

November 13, 2018 20:09 PM

KATHMANDU, Nov 13: Hindu devotees across Kathmandu and Tarai districts have offered arghya to the setting sun on the third day of Chhath festival on Tuesday.

In photos: Worshiping faithful companion of mankind

November 6, 2018 17:47 PM

KATHMANDU, Nov 6: Kukur Tihar, the festival of dogs, has been celebrated at every household today, to mark the second day of Yamapanchak of the Tihar festival.

In pictures: Fulpati feu-de-joie at Tudikhel

October 16, 2018 17:41 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: President Bidya Devi Bhandari observed the Fulpati feu-de-joie presented by the Nepalese Army as part of the Bada Dashain festival at the army pavilion at Tundikhel on Tuesday.

Crown on display for public (with photo/ video)

October 15, 2018 18:52 PM

KATHMANDU, Oct 15: The Crown symbolizing the 240-year-old existence of monarchy in the country has been put on display at the Narayanhiti Palace Museum.

In pictures: Teej celebration at Pashupati

September 12, 2018 14:12 PM

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: The 'Teej' festival, also celebrated as the 'Haritalika', is being observed by Nepali Hindu women today throughout the country.

VVIP carcades force public to suffer (with photos)

August 29, 2018 18:03 PM

KATHMANDU, Aug 29: As Kathmandu is all set to hold the 14th summit of Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) on Thursday and Friday, the head of states and executive heads of member state have started arriving in the capital.

Gaijatra festival being observed with gusto (photo feature)

August 27, 2018 14:36 PM

KATHMANDU, Aug 27: Gaijatra, a traditional festival of cows, is being observed in Nepal mainly in the Kathmandu Valley with fun, humor and much fanfare.

IN PICTURES: Janaipurnima 2075

August 26, 2018 14:08 PM

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: The tagadharis or those who wear the 'Janai' (the sacred thread) around their bodies from the left shoulder change the sacred thread today after having a haircut and a bath on the occasion of 'Janai Purnima', also known as 'Rishi Tarpani'.

Kalimati veg market partially opened on Wednesday

August 22, 2018 20:36 PM

KATHMANDU, Aug 22: Kalimati vegetable market remained partially opened from Wednesday.

In pictures: Farmers busy weeding

August 8, 2018 20:47 PM

LALITPUR, Aug 8: Khokana is one of the ancient habitats of the district. The 13th-century old village is popular for mustard oil.

Kathmandu mounted squad (with video)

July 24, 2018 14:18 PM

KATHMANDU, July 24: These cops on horseback are members of the Mounted Petrol Unit of Kathmandu Metropolitan Traffic Police Division (MTPD).

Mass gathering in support of Dr KC in capital( with photos and video)

July 19, 2018 16:03 PM

KATHMANDU, July 19: A mass gathering has been organized in Kathmandu in support of Dr Govinda KC who is on the 20th day of his hunger strike in Jumla.

Life trapped by floodwater(Video story)

July 12, 2018 20:35 PM

Following the torrential rain last night, Bhaktapur area had become waterlogged due to the flooding caused by the swollen Hanumante khola rivulet. Settlements at local area were inundated.

In pictures: A project at a snail’s pace

June 9, 2018 18:07 PM

KATHMANDU, June 9:  As football fans across the globe are all set to witness the World Cup-2018 at 12 different stadiums in Russia, the only international stadium is in its worst condition.

In pictures: Haunting images of Tatopani still remind of 2015's quake

June 6, 2018 16:00 PM

Three years after the Gorkha earthquake devastated 32 districts of the country, Tatopani, in Sindhupalchowk has become a ghost town. Until other entry points connecting China was opened, Tatopani served as the only trade route between the two countries.

Oli's 'One Nepali, One Fruit Plant' in pictures and video

June 5, 2018 13:08 PM

KATHMANDU, June 5: On the occasion of World Environment Day 2018, under the leadership of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, tree plantation program at the premises of Singhdurbar has taken place. The theme for the plantation was “ One nepali one fruit plant”.

Bungee Jump in Bhotekoshi river getting speed again

June 2, 2018 19:44 PM

SINDHUPALCHOK, June 2: Bungee Jump in Bhotekoshi river is back on track with the same speed like before.

The 160 meter fall

June 2, 2018 15:21 PM

Here's how it looks like when you do a bungee.

KMC clears up shops in and around Dharahara (With photos and video)

May 26, 2018 17:50 PM

KATHMANDU, May 26: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has cleared up shops running in and around Dharahara premises. A team of police of KMC and Nepal Police on Saturday removed the shops which were running since long back at the place.

IN PICTURES: Nepal Student Union's protest against Deuba, inflation

May 25, 2018 15:20 PM

KATHMANDU, May 25: The Nepal Students' Union which had gathered at Exhibition Road to protest against inflation took their time to chant slogans against their chairperson, Sher Bahadur Deuba as well.