Monika Malla

Malla is a photo journalist at Nepal Republic Media.

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.

PHOTOS: People playing Holi in Kathmandu

Published On: March 28, 2021 02:28 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, March 28: Holi, the festival of colors, is being observed with huge fanfare in the mountainous and hilly regions of the country on Sunday.

Kathmandu Valley continues to witness thick haze and smoke (with photos)

Published On: March 27, 2021 03:57 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, March 27: The Kathmandu Valley has continued to witness thick haze and smoke as pollutant particles have accumulated in the atmosphere due to forest fires in most of the districts of the country in recent days.

PHOTOS: Chir erected in Basantapur marking beginning of Holi festival

Published On: March 21, 2021 01:25 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, Mar 21: Locals have erected Chir (a ceremonial pole with colorful crown) in Basantapur, Kathmandu to mark the beginning of the Fagu Purnima, popularly known as Holi festival.

IN PICS: Spring calling, Cherry blossoms in full bloom

Published On: March 15, 2021 10:18 AM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, Mar 15: As springs hit door steps, Cherry blossoms have covered the majority of the parts of Kathmandu decorating it with pink petals.

Mahashivaratri: Thousands of devotees throng Pashupatinath temple (with photos)

Published On: March 11, 2021 11:42 AM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, Mar 11: The Mahashivaratri festival is being observed with a huge fanfare across the country on Thursday.

Students close to Oli-led faction observe International Women's Day in capital (with photos)

Published On: March 8, 2021 04:38 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, March 8: The All Nepal National Free Students’ Union (ANNFSU), the student wing close to Oli-led faction of erstwhile Nepal Communist Party (NCP), on Monday organized a program at Maitighar Mandala in the capital to observe the International Women's Day.

IN PICS: KMC cleans recently-reconstructed historical Rani Pokhari

Published On: March 2, 2021 07:00 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, Mar 2: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) deployed metropolitan police on Tuesday afternoon to clean the recently-reconstructed Rani Pokhari.

Civil society activists stage protest in front of KMC

Published On: February 28, 2021 01:48 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, Feb 28: Civil society activists on Sunday staged a symbolic protest in front of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) office against the construction of concrete structures in the historical pond of Kamalpokhari in Kathmandu.

PHOTOS: Celebration begins following SC verdict to reinstate parliament

Published On: February 23, 2021 07:34 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: Supporters of Pushpa Kamal Dahal-Madhav Nepal faction of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) and other people have begun celebrations following the verdict of the Supreme Court (SC) to reinstate the House of Representatives (HoR) earlier today.

PHOTOS: Shoes hurled at ‘regression’ in front of Narayanhiti Royal Palace Museum

Published On: February 22, 2021 04:09 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Dozens of students affiliated to the Nepal Communist Party (NCP)’s  Dahal-Nepal faction on Monday took to the streets in front of the Narayanhiti Royal Palace Museum in Kathmandu for a unique protest against House dissolution.