Bus helper found dead

November 9, 2018 19:08 PM

DHANGADHI, Nov 9: A man was found dead in a suspicious circumstance at a bus stand in Dhangadhi Sub Metropolitan City-4 on Friday.

One dies in Jeep accident in West Rukum

November 9, 2018 19:05 PM

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: In a Jeep accident in Western Rukum, one person has died while another has sustained injury.

Sama-Chakeva festival begins from today

November 9, 2018 18:39 PM

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: A festival that marks the affectionate brother-sister relationship in the Maithali communities, Sama-Chakeva, has begun from today.

Jailbirds receive tika

November 9, 2018 18:09 PM

DAMAULI, Nov 9: Jailbirds in Tanahun prisons Tihar festival with joy after they received tika from their sisters. Jailer Narayan Adhikari said that 25 prisoners received tika from their sisters in the jail.

ICC Women's T-20 world cup starts from Friday

November 9, 2018 16:49 PM

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: ICC T-20 Women's World Cup kicks off from Friday in West Indies.

Muslims putting on tika: a sign of religious amity in Nepalgunj

November 9, 2018 15:21 PM

BANKE, Nov 9 : Abdul Wahid Mansuri ‘Chunna’ is a Muslim. Although a Muslim, he enjoys every festival celebrated by the Hindus. A native of Nepalgunj, Chunna has been putting on tika during the Dashain and Tihar, the biggest and second biggest festivals respectively of the Hindus, since the last 20 years.

Upper Mustang folks travel to warmer areas to avoid cold

November 9, 2018 15:19 PM

PARBAT, Nov 9 : Most of villages in the Upper Mustang are almost empty these days. This is due to the seasonal migration.

Lumbini being decorated for Tripitaka recitation program

November 9, 2018 15:15 PM

BUTWAL Nov 9: A three-day Tripitaka recitation programme is taking place in Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha, from November 14.

President offers Bhaitika

November 9, 2018 15:10 PM

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: President Bidya Devi Bhandari offered the seven-coloured bhaitika to her younger brother Degendra Pandey at the auspicious hour of 11.55 am at the President House, Sheetal Niwas, today.

Prime Minister Oli receives Bhai Tika

November 9, 2018 13:55 PM

KATHMANDU, Nov 10: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has received Bhai Tika. Prime Minister Oli's sisters Bishnu Maya Dhakal and Kamala Devi Koirala offered him tika at 11:55 am at his official residence in Baluwatar.

Veep Pun receives Bhai Tika

November 9, 2018 13:18 PM

KATHMANDU, Nov 10: Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun has received Bhai Tika.

Prisoners receive Bhai Tika in prison

November 9, 2018 13:04 PM

GULMI, Nov 10: Prisoners serving jail-term in the district prison have celebrated Bhai Tika.

Nepal Sambat's special celebrations on Nov 26

November 9, 2018 12:44 PM

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: The Nepal Sambat 1139 special celebrations are to take place on coming November 26. The Nepal Sambat Nhuda Celebration Committee has decided to organise a special programme on the date on the occasion of the Nepal Sambat New Year 1139.

Former king receives tika from his sistrer

November 9, 2018 12:10 PM

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: Former king Gyanendra Shah has received tika from his sister Shova RL Shahi on bhaitika.

Nine hurt in clash

November 9, 2018 11:46 AM

KHAJURA, Nov 9: Nine people were injured in a clash between two groups during the Deusi Bhailo programme here last night.

Fire guts property worth Rs 10 million in Diktel

November 9, 2018 10:44 AM

KHOTANG, Nov 9: Two houses burn to ashes and three were damaged after fire broke out at Diktel, Khotang on Friday. Houses belonging to Krishna Shrestha and Ambika Budhathoki of Diktel Rupakot Majhuwagadhi municipality-1 have been completely destroyed in the incident. Also the houses of Raju Shrestha , Rabidhoj Rai and Pele Gurung were damaged in the incident.

BHAITIKA TODAY, 11:55 AM AUSPICIOUS HOUR

November 9, 2018 10:27 AM

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: The most important day of Tihar, the festival of lights, is being marked today by offering tika by sisters to their brothers. Sisters throughout the country offer 'tika' to their brothers wishing them happiness, long life and prosperity on the occasion of Bhaitika.

President Bhandari - Bhai Tika best wishes

November 9, 2018 09:59 AM

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has said the Bhaitika ritual that is marked on the last day of the Tihar festival helps deepen the mutual love and reverence between brothers and sisters towards each other.

NC faced defeat in election due to internal squabble - party president Deuba

November 9, 2018 08:36 AM

BHAKTAPUR, Nov 9: Nepali Congress president Sher Bahadur Deuba has said his party had to face defeat in the elections due to the internal squabbling.

Two foreigners die in separate incidents

November 9, 2018 00:24 AM

SOLUKHUMBU, Nov 8: Two foreigners who had come for a visit to the Khumbu region have died. One of the victims is from Austria and the next is from Ukraine, police said.