KATHMANDU, Sept 7: Six people amongst the 17 arrested for beating an on-duty traffic police personnel have tested positive for COVID-19 as of Monday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: The chariot of Rato Machindranath is being pulled at Patan on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: A video of people violently attacking a traffic officer on duty during a clash between the locals and security personnel is going viral on social media platforms.


June 8, 2019 18:40 pm

The week in pictures for the week June 2 – June 8.

KATHMANDU, July 29: As per traditional rules, it was Bungamati’s turn to initiate the chariot procession of Rato Machhindranath, after a 12 long year hiatus. However, the locals were not satisfied with the construction of the chariot and deemed the overall procession irregular. A few days after the start of the barha barsey mela, the devastating earthquake befell.

KATHMANDU, March 27: The three-day long Seto Machchhindranath chariot pulling festival concluded on Tuesday after reaching Lagan.

Glimpses of Seto Machindranath Chariot

Machhindranath to be brought to Patan

November 25, 2016 12:22 pm

LALITPUR, Nov 25: The famed Machhindranath deity – which has been kept at Bungamati for the past six month – will be brought to Patan on December 5.

KATHMANDU, July 26: The chariot of the God of harvest and rainfall in Newari culture, Rato Machhindranath, that was at Lagankhel has been brought to Jawalakhel on Tuesday on the occasion of ‘Machhindranath Jatra’, the longest festival in Kathmandu Valley.