Monika Malla

Malla is a photo journalist at Nepal Republic Media.

IN PICS: ‘Whistle protest’ in capital by student unions

Published On: July 8, 2021 04:40 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, July 8: Youths affiliated to various student unions have staged a ‘whistle protest’ in Kathmandu on Thursday.

Locals demand strict punishment for tipper driver (with photos)

Published On: July 3, 2021 01:41 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, July 3: Locals of Thali have been demanding strict punishment against the tipper driver who caused the deaths of two people early Saturday morning.

IN PICS: Back in the air

Published On: July 1, 2021 02:44 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, July 1: The Domestic Terminal of the Tribhuvan International Airport on Thursday wore a “new-normal” look as the domestic flights resumed after a hiatus of nearly two months.

IN PICS: Public buses resume their services in Kathmandu Valley

Published On: June 29, 2021 03:51 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, June 29: Following the easing of prohibitory orders by the district administration offices in the Kathmandu Valley, public buses have begun to operate from Tuesday.

Photos: Protesting engineers arrested

Published On: June 25, 2021 05:35 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, June 25: A group of protesting engineers contracted by Nepal Reconstruction Authority (NRA) was detained for holding protests around a restricted area on Friday.

Melamchi tries to rise from flood residue (photo feature)

Published On: June 23, 2021 11:54 AM NPT By: Monika Malla

SINDHUPALCHOK, June 23: A devastating flash flood triggered by a huge landslide in the Himalayas of Helambu, once a brimming city of Melamchi, is scrambling through the residue of the flood.

PHOTOS: COVID-19 vaccines distribution in Kathmandu Valley

Published On: June 10, 2021 01:23 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU: Inoculation drive targeting sexagenarians is continuing across Kathmandu Valley.

Privileged, not so privileged

Published On: June 9, 2021 10:59 AM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, June 9: 67-year-old Laxmi Nagarkoti and her husband Baburam Nagarkoti (80) back in February went to receive their first shot of Covishield vaccine as a ‘privilege’ provided by the state. Their fear was wiped out after receiving the first dose as they didn’t experience any health issues but now it’s the wait for the second dose that is increasing anxiety amongst them.

PHOTOS: Paddy planting season begins !

Published On: June 1, 2021 01:56 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

BHAKTAPUR, June 1: Paddy plantation has begun in the outskirts of the Kathmandu Valley as the pre-monsoon gets active.

IN PICS: Medical supplies from Switzerland worth USD 8 million arrive in Nepal

Published On: May 22, 2021 11:21 AM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, May 22:  A special cargo flight from Switzerland carrying medical supplies worth USD 8 million arrived at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu on Saturday morning.

PHOTOS: Rato Machhindranath Chariot pulled for the year

Published On: May 15, 2021 05:50 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, May 15: The chariot of deity Rato Machhindranath,  Nepal’s longest Chariot Festival, has been pulled for the year.

Parliamentarians receive second shot of Covishield Vaccine (with photos)

Published On: May 14, 2021 02:01 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, May 14: Members of the federal parliament on Friday received the second dose of the Covishield vaccine against the coronavirus disease.

What we saw at Teku Hospital (photo feature)

Published On: May 13, 2021 05:02 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, May 13: Nepal is being ravaged by the deadlier second wave of the coronavirus disease. Around 10,000 new cases are being detected on a daily basis and more than 100 patients died of the disease every day over the past few days.

Youths set up isolation facility as hospitals in Valley are overwhelmed with surge in new cases of COVID-19 (with photos)

Published On: May 2, 2021 02:47 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, May 2: Chyasal Youth Club of Lalitpur has set up an isolation facility for COVID-19 patients.

Daily wage earners continue their day despite restrictions (photo feature)

Published On: May 1, 2021 02:44 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, May 1: Daily wage workers on Saturday continued their daily work despite the prohibitory orders placed in Kathmandu starting Thursday.

IN PICS: People leaving Kathmandu Valley in droves following announcement of prohibitory orders

Published On: April 27, 2021 12:01 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, April 27: With the government’s announcement of prohibitory orders in the Kathmandu Valley starting Thursday morning, people are leaving the valley in large numbers.

Enchanting mountain view from Kattike (photo feature)

Published On: April 23, 2021 02:21 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, April 23: The weather across the country has significantly improved, thanks to the rainfall for the last few days. The sky, which used to be covered with a canopy of haze and dust owing to the hazardous level of pollution earlier this month, now looks crystal blue.

Streets of Patan turn into streams after heavy rainfall (with photos)

Published On: April 16, 2021 04:00 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

LALITPUR: Mangal Bazaar of Lalitpur on Friday afternoon was flooded with rainwater, turning every street into a stream. People struggled to cross roads in the area as the flooded water brought derbies and garbage along the streets.

Pahan Charhe festival observed in Kathmandu (Photo feature)

Published On: April 12, 2021 07:27 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, April 12: Locals in the Ason area in the capital city Kathmandu celebrated the annual chariot festival of Pahan Charhe amid fanfare on Monday.

IN PICS: Biska Jatra kicks off in Bhaktapur

Published On: April 10, 2021 07:35 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

BHAKTAPUR, April 10: The celebration of Bisket (Biska) jatra-- one of the popular religious festivals celebrated in the Kathmandu Valley-- began in Bhaktapur from Saturday.