KATHMANDU, March 3: Kathmandu-based United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Asia and the Pacific (UNRCPD) is all set to organize a regional Seminar on “Gun Violence and Illicit Small-Arms Trafficking from a Gender Perspective” in Kathmandu, from March 4 to 6.

Buildcon International Exhibition is going to kick off on Friday at Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu. This is the sixth edition of 'Nepal Buildcon International exhibition'. This year, Bahubali Cement is the title sponsor of the exhibition. Bahubali Cement is the product of Balaji Cement Industries.

Nepal-Korea contemporary art concludes

February 6, 2020 16:45 pm

In the eyes of a foreigner, Nepal seems to be the land of mystical art, religion and living culture. And the exhibition ‘Namaste Nepal Kathmandu Contemporary Art’, which is a group exhibition of 21 Korean and 14 Nepali artists, is a way of expressing gratitude and respect to each other through contemporary art.

Most-followed celebrities on Instagram in 2020

American actor Eddie Murphy who was presented with a lifetime achievement award at the 2020 Critics' Choice Awards on Sunday night (local time) recalled his nearly 40 years of being an actor while accepting the coveted trophy.

Vision for 2020 and beyond

January 14, 2020 08:26 am

The last decade(s) was a decade of great disillusionment for Nepal. Petty politics reigned supreme and issues of development took a backseat. It wouldn’t be wrong to say that all the social progresses Nepal has made thus far—decreased infant mortality rate and progress on education, maternal health etc—have been despite the government, not because of it. But the 2020s presents an opportunity for Nepal to right its wrongs and chart a new way forward to ensure economic prosperity for all.

2020 fashion trends

January 2, 2020 14:01 pm

Fashion trends come and go. As 2019 comes to an end, new designs are on the rise and some older styles are coming back.

20 books to read in 2020

January 1, 2020 16:00 pm

2020 is here, and you might already have worked a list of resolutions for this year. We would like to supplement that list with our recommendations for reading this year. Here is a list of 20 books that should be on your reading list this year.

With 2020 already here, Bollywood celebrities took to twitter to extend their heartfelt greetings to millions of fans and followers through social media.

20 must-visit restaurants in 2020

January 1, 2020 14:59 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: May it be to grab a quick bite, or spend a lazy afternoon or to have a chill weekend with your loved ones  here are 20 restaurants that we think you should visit in 2020.

LONDON, Dec 31: Britain’s national minimum wage will rise by more than 6% next year, taking it to 8.74 pounds ($11.49) an hour, the government announced on Tuesday.

POKHARA, Dec 30: The entire Gandaki province is a region famous for some of the world's best trekking routes. It boasts of the Round-Annapurna Trekking Route, one of the best 10 trekking routes in the world, the Dhawalagiri Trekking Route, the Mardi Trekking route and the Millennium Trekking Route. These are some of the famous trekking routes apart from several lesser known ones in Gandaki province.

SYDNEY, DeC 30: Preparations are afoot to inaugurate the Visit Nepal 2020 in Australia in a grand manner to attract as many as Australians to visit Nepal in 2020.

PASADENA, Calif, Dec 28:  A NASA robotic rover is nearing completion ahead of a journey next year to search for evidence of past life on Mars and lay the groundwork for the space agency’s mission to send humans into deep space.

Kathmandu, Dec 8 :  Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) has planned to conduct tourism training targeting 5,000 people in view of the Nepal Visit Year (2020).

Everything is back in order for Suicide Silence. After recently revealing that guitarist Mark Heylmun was back in the band and that new music would be coming soon, the group has confirmed they have completed their next studio album.

Toronto-based Nepali singer, Astha Tamang-Maskey released the title track of her upcoming album, ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa’ from her official YouTube channel on Saturday.

American sitcom 'The Ranch,' starring Ashton Kutcher which airs on Netflix, is coming to an end.

WASHINGTON, March 28: Buoyed by word that the special counsel didn’t find collusion with Russia, President Donald Trump is voicing new interest in policymaking, including a fresh effort to repeal and replace “Obamacare.” But Trump has few detailed policy proposals to back up his words, suggesting he’s as focused on highlighting issues that appeal to his political base as actually enacting legislation.