Bijaya Rai

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In Pictures: Kumari Puja performed at Basantapur Durbar Square

Published On: September 27, 2023 11:45 AM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: Kumari Puja (worship) is being performed on the occasion of Indra Jatra, one of the biggest religious street festivals in Kathmandu, at Basantapur Durbar Square, Hanuman Dhoka on Wednesday.

Constitution Day-2080 celebrations at Tundikhel (Photo Feature)

Published On: September 20, 2023 12:30 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: Constitution Day 2080 was celebrated with grandeur at the Army Pavilion in Tundikhel, Kathmandu.

In Pictures: Ninth Constitution Day being observed across the country

Published On: September 20, 2023 10:30 AM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: The 9th Constitution Day is being celebrated by organizing various programs across the country today.

In Pictures: Activists launch 77-hour long protest against Mayor Balen demanding improved management of street vendors

Published On: September 19, 2023 05:30 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: A group of activists led by Ishan, popularly known as Iih, initiated a movement calling for improved management of street vendors in the city.

In Pictures: Political leaders across parties pay last tribute to late Nembang

Published On: September 12, 2023 02:30 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Sept 12:  The late CPN-UML leader Subas Chandra Nembang's body now rests at the party's central office in Chyasal.

In Pictures: Blue Diamond Society organizes 20th Nepal Pride Parade alongside Gaijatra celebration

Published On: August 31, 2023 04:45 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Aug 31: Blue Diamond Society organized Pride Parade and Pride Concert on the occasion of the 20th Nepal Pride Parade and Gaijatra with the support of Right Here Right Now-Nepal and the US Embassy in Nepal.

'Enough is Enough' campaigners demonstrate in Pradarshani Marga (In Photos)

Published On: August 20, 2023 03:30 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: Protesters belonging to the ‘Enough is Enough’ campaign staged a demonstration in Pradarshani Marga on Sunday.

Protestors demanding arrest of Advocate Bhagawati Pandey clash with police in Teku (Photo Feature)

Published On: August 2, 2023 03:15 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, August 2: A clash erupted between the police and protesters after the latter surrounded the District Police Range, Teku, demanding the arrest of advocate Bhagwati Pandey who gave controversial statements.

Agitating IOM students stage sixth round of protest against Dean (Photo Feature)

Published On: February 1, 2023 02:40 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: Agitating students of Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine (IOM) have staged the sixth round of protest against the IOM Dean from Maitighar towards Baneshwar.

In pictures: 301st Prithvi Jayanti

Published On: January 11, 2023 01:56 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Jan 11:  The 301st Prithvi Jayanti and National Unity Day was celebrated by placing floral wreaths on the statue of the late King Prithvi Narayan Shah in front of the Singha Durbar in Kathmandu.

In Pictures: New ministers take oath of office and secrecy

Published On: December 26, 2022 05:08 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: The newly-appointed prime minister and ministers took the oath of office and secrecy from President Bidya Devi Bhandari at Sheetal Niwas on Monday.

Artudio in collaboration with US Embassy organizes Street Art Project in Nepal

Published On: December 9, 2022 06:45 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: With the collaboration with the US Embassy in Nepal, Artudio has organized Street Art Project 2022 focusing on the theme of social inclusion and equality.

ANNISU (R) protests against Indian encroachment upon Mahakali River (Photo Feature)

Published On: December 7, 2022 04:21 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: The All Nepal National Independent Students’ Union-Revolutionary ANNISU (R ) staged protests at Maitighar on Wednesday against the Indian encroachment upon the Mahakali River in Darchula district. The protests came in the wake of India starting building embankments without coordination with Nepal, pushing the river toward Nepal.

Students Celebrate 34th ‘World AIDS Day’ with musical play (PhotoFeature)

Published On: December 1, 2022 06:30 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Dec 1: Students of National Open College and Modern Technical College presented a musical play and displayed placards to raise public awareness about AIDS in Jawalakhel.

Thapathali slum area turns tense over removal of slum dwellers (Photo Feature)

Published On: November 28, 2022 04:07 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: The squatters’ settlement on the banks of the Bagmati River in the Thapathali area of Kathmandu has become tense over the removal of the slum dwellers.

In Picture: Dr Toshima Karki celebrates her victory

Published On: November 24, 2022 01:48 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Nov 24: Rastriya Swatantra Party’s candidate Dr Tosima Karki has been elected as a member of the House of Representatives from Lalitpur-3 with a landslide victory. Karki defeated her nearest rival Amrit Khadka of the CPN-UML by a wide margin of 18,173 votes.

In Pictures: People leave Kathmandu in droves for Dashain

Published On: October 1, 2022 12:05 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Oct 1: Dashain, the main festival of Nepali people, has already arrived. Family members, who have gone away from home for work and studies, have been returning home since Ghatashthapana– the first day of Dashain festival– six days ago.

Nepal Police conducting physical examination for temporary Police (Photo Feature)

Published On: September 25, 2022 01:31 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Nepal Police are conducting physical examinations at the Jawalakhel Ground for the applicants who are going to be recruited as temporary police personnel to provide security for the elections to the provincial assemblies and House of Representatives slated for November 20.

In Pictures: Candidates fill application forms for temporary police recruitment

Published On: September 15, 2022 03:20 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, Sept 15:  As the government has opened applications for temporary police recruits for the upcoming November 20 elections to the House of Representatives and provincial assemblies, applicants have thronged various police stations to fill the application forms.

PHOTO: ICC T-20 World Cup Trophy displayed at Bhaktapur Durbar Square

Published On: August 31, 2022 01:12 PM NPT By: Bijaya Rai

KATHMANDU, August 31: The ICC T-20 World Cup Trophy has been put on display at Bhaktapur Durbar Square for the public on Wednesday, August 31.