KATHMANDU, Oct 1: Reports that quake victims in the 11 districts most affected by last year's earthquakes have been spending money meant for home reconstruction on Dashain shopping instead has alarmed the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA).

KATHMANDU, Sept 30: Dashain Changa Chait 2073, the yearly kite flying event, which kicked off from Friday at Tundikhel saw an insignificant number of visitors.

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: With the Dashain festival just three days away, some 90 percent of ticket bookings for buses leaving Kathmandu Valley have already been completed.

CHITWAN, Sept 28: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal today said the government was preparing to register the proposal to amend the constitution before the Dashain festival.

Thai-Nepal Friendship Dashain Festival

September 28, 2016 13:18 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: The Thai–Nepal Friendship Dashain Festival is taking place from September 30 to October 4 with construction materials, readymade garments, plastic products, ceramics, leather items and food and beverages to be put for sale.

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: The government is to forward constitution amendment process soon to address the demands of political parties based in the Tarai-Madhes, who are expressing dissatisfaction over some provisions in the new constitution.

GORKHA, Sept 26: The renowned Masaslu trek route in Gorkha, which remains blocked since the massive earthquake of April 25 last year, will now be reopened.

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: The Nepal Panchanga Nirnayak Samiti has determined 8:45 am of October 11 as the most auspicious time for receiving Bada Dashain Tika.

BIRATNAGAR, Sept 24: While Indu Aryal, a housewife, was preparing shopping list for the upcoming Dashain festival, her daughter dropped in room and added few things to the list. Her demands included new dress, a pair of sandal and sunglasses.

Ticket booking for Dashain festival begins

September 23, 2016 11:26 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: The ticket booking for the passengers traveling back to their homes for the upcoming Dashain festival has started from Friday.

Our ‘international’ Dashain

September 23, 2016 02:30 am

It’s the only time of the year when the routines of mother, father, son and daughter coincide to make it a perfect opportunity to escape somewhere else.

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development (MoFALD) has directed the concerned local bodies to distribute first tranche of housing grant to all the quake victims before Dashain festival that begins in the first week of October.

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: The passengers who are traveling long routes to their respective homes for the upcoming Nepal's major festival, Dashain, can pre-book their tickets from coming Friday.

Kathmandu, Sept 18: People dwelling in the capital city planning to go home for Dashain festival this year have been worried as ticket bookings are yet to open even, with just three weeks left for the festival to begin.

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: Services for booking bus tickets for traveling out of the Kathmandu valley for Dashain holidays have been delayed after discussions between bus operators and concerned authorities failed to reach an agreement.

Samsung launches Dashain scheme

September 14, 2016 21:16 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 14: Samsung has launched instant cashback offer for its customers on the auspicious occasion of Dashain and Tihar festivals.

Moneygram launches Dashain scheme

September 9, 2016 21:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 9: Moneygram has launched a new scheme for Dashain festival, promising to make the festival 10 times more exciting and joyous.

Huawei launches Dashain scheme

September 8, 2016 19:58 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: Huawei Consumer Business Group has announced the launch of its Dashain scheme – Prize Ek-sa- Ek, Yo Dashain Ma Bhagyashaali Anek -- from Friday.

Dashain on our doorsteps

September 8, 2016 00:30 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: With Dashain and Tihar festivals around the bend, festive shoppers are thronging major market centers across the country to purchase stuffs for Dashain, Tihar and Chhath festivals.

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: Nepal Food Corporation (NFC), Nepal Livestock Traders Association and other retail entrepreneurs have started bringing goats, he-goats and mountain goats into the market on the occasion Dashain festival.