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Shanti Thatal presenting Muna Madan at Paleti

Published On: June 24, 2019 12:12 PM NPT By: Republica

Darjeeling-based singer Shanti Thatal’s voice will again be reverberating on June’s edition of Paleti, Nepalaya’s micro event series. Paleti featured her on the May’s edition of the micro monthly-show, where she performed her numbers.

Driver dies as ambulance skids off the road

Published On: June 24, 2019 10:47 AM NPT By: Republica

RAMECHHAP, June 24: An ambulance met with an accident in Kunauri of Manthali-6 in Ramechhap on Sunday killing the driver and leaving another person critically injured.

Parliamentary panel to grill home minister over Paudel’s killing

Published On: June 24, 2019 08:47 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 24: Parliamentary State Affairs Committee has decided to hold discussions with the Ministry of Home Affairs over the killing of Kumar Paudel, the district in-charge of Sarlahi of the outlawed Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) in Sarlahi last week allegedly by police after taking him in captivity.

Committee failsagain to recommend TJ commissioners

Published On: June 24, 2019 07:57 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 24: A meeting of the recommendation committee formed to suggest the names of office-bearers for two crucial transitional justice (TJ) bodies of the government has failed yet again to do so. The meeting of the committee headed by former chief justice Om Prakash Mishra was scheduled for Sunday but it was cancelled in the last hour citing one of its members was unable to attend the meeting.

Oli seeks to tighten grip on party as power struggle intensifies

Published On: June 24, 2019 06:35 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 24: The Nepal Communist Party (NCP) appears headed for a major factional realignment as Prime Minister KP Oli seeks to tighten his grip on the party and the government in the backdrop of a raging power tussle.

Aim for elimination

Published On: June 24, 2019 02:00 AM NPT By: Republica

First, let’s give the credit where it is due. The government of Nepal has been working to curb trafficking of women and children.

Infographics: Do Americans support military action against Iran?

Published On: June 24, 2019 12:05 AM NPT By: Republica

It has emerged that President Trump approved military strikes against Iran before pulling back at the last minute when planes were in the air and ships were in position.

First Lipi Guff concludes

Published On: June 23, 2019 06:36 PM NPT By: Republica

Callijatra and Nepal Lipi Guthi organized first Lipi Guff at Foyer, Jhamsikhel on Saturday. The event was an informal meet-up organized to encourage idea sharing and implementation of Ranjana and Nepal Lipi amongst youths and in the mainstream media as per a press statement released by Callijatra.

10 food products that shouldn’t be placed inside a fridge

Published On: June 23, 2019 06:30 PM NPT By: Republica

Most of us have fridge in our kitchen, which is used to preserve food for longer time. We all think placing regular and leftover food inside a fridge will keep them fresh. However, actually it  is useless freezing them. Here we have listed some of them.

Anchu to represent Nepali Culture at Thailand International Fashion Week

Published On: June 23, 2019 04:00 PM NPT By: Republica

Nepali fashion designer Anchu Pandey is all set to take part in “Thailand International Fashion Fest (TIFF)”. The three-day fashion show will begin from June 28 to June 30 at GMM Grammy Place, Bangkok, Thailand.

Android Q supported mobile phones

Published On: June 23, 2019 03:11 PM NPT By: Republica

Google is releasing its new update ‘Android Q’ in the third quarter of 2019. It is the tenth major release and the 17th version of the Android mobile operating system. Developers have also released the supported devices for the 10th Android release. Here are those phones:

Spoken Word Nepal hosting Word Warriors Live

Published On: June 23, 2019 01:12 PM NPT By: Republica

Kathmandu-based poets’ group, Spoken Word Nepal is hosting ‘Word Warriors Live: Asaray Jun’ at Umi Fine Dine, Bakhundole, Lalitpur on Saturday.

House set to withdraw Guthi Bill on Tuesday

Published On: June 23, 2019 12:24 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 23: The National Assembly is all set to withdraw the controversial Guthi (trust) Bill on Tuesday upon the request from the government.

India’s Rajasthan state to pay for Pashupatinath trip of its senior citizens

Published On: June 23, 2019 08:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 23: The government of Indian state of Rajasthan has decided to bear airfare of its citizens above 65 years coming on pilgrimage to Pashupatinath Temple, Kathmandu.

Total exports growing, except to China

Published On: June 23, 2019 07:45 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 23: Though the total exports of Nepal has been on a rising trend, albeit slowly, the case is opposite with China.

Oli, Dahal tasked with finalizing NCP guiding principle

Published On: June 23, 2019 05:05 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 23: Top leader of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) have entrusted the party's Co-chairmen KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal with the responsibility of finalizing the party's guiding principle and making it public in the next few days.

54 quake damaged monasteries to be rebuilt in Solukhumbu

Published On: June 23, 2019 03:25 AM NPT By: Republica

SOLUKHUMBU, June 23: The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has approved the budget for the reconstruction of 54 monasteries of Solukhumbu which were destroyed by the catastrophic earthquake of 2015.

Gear up Nepal-China railway project

Published On: June 23, 2019 02:25 AM NPT By: Republica

We talk a lot. Work less. This has become a national disease in our country mainly in the context of carrying out important development projects. Mostly politicians sell dreams of big projects during elections, budget speeches and other occasions. Such promises often complicate situation as the leaders make lofty promises without doing even basic study on such projects.

Infographics: Which Countries Read the News the Most

Published On: June 23, 2019 12:05 AM NPT By: Republica

According to the Reuters Institute Digital News Monitor, Australians are among the least avid readers of news sources in the world. In the 2019 survey, only 52 percent of Australians said they checked the news more than once a day, compared to 85 percent in Sweden, 78 percent in Turkey and 67 percent in the UK.

Australian-Nepali band 'The Convicted' releases ‘Timi Aauna’

Published On: June 22, 2019 04:47 PM NPT By: Republica

The Convicted Band, an Australian Nepali band released its new song titled ‘Timi Aauna’. The band was formed in 2009 by Non Resident Nepali living in Australia.