Dilasha KC

The contributor for Republica.

'Valley underground wiring to take time'

Published On: July 2, 2018 04:00 AM NPT By: Dilasha KC

KATHMANDU, July 2: The city denizens are likely to see a change as the authorities are planning to lay underground wire system after a detailed study. The city is seeking Rs 5.5 billion loan from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to make this project happen.

SEE graduates rush to choose college options

Published On: June 28, 2018 05:20 AM NPT By: Dilasha KC

KATHMANDU, June 28: No sooner had the results of SEE 2018 been published on Sunday, students started rushing to choose the college of their dreams.

Obesity growing among urban youths in Nepal

Published On: June 11, 2018 05:30 AM NPT By: Dilasha KC

KATHMANDU, June 11: Once considered a problem only in high-income countries, overweight and obesity rates are on the rise in Nepal, particularly in urban areas.

Once quiet, Kathmandu is honking again!

Published On: June 6, 2018 06:30 AM NPT By: Dilasha KC

KATHMANDU, June 6: The government launched a massive drive on April 14, 2017 to make Kathmandu Valley less noisy, clamping a blanket ban on vehicle honking. Traffic police were given the powers to fine offenders up to Rs 500 if found blowing their horn without reason.

Bus tyranny still rules Valley roads

Published On: June 2, 2018 03:22 AM NPT By: Dilasha KC

KATHMANDU, June 1: Even after three weeks of the end of syndicate in public transportation by the government, the general public does not feel any change. People still find it difficult to travel during peak hours.