NEW YORK, Sept 12: People who were too young on 9/11 to even remember their lost loved ones, and others for whom the grief is still raw, paid tribute with wreath-layings and the solemn roll call of the dead Wednesday as America marked the 18th anniversary of the worst terror attack on U.S. soil.

With flower crowns and beauty pageant sashes, Prabal Gurung asked a fundamental question of the day: Who gets to be an American?

BANEPA, Aug 15: The government has confirmed the entry of the American fall armyworm in Nepal.

The topic of gun violence has been back in the headlines this past week after back-to-back mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, but sadly it's a topic that has surfaced repeatedly throughout the year. In separate discussions, both Corey Taylor and Nikki Sixx have added their thoughts to the conversation.

WASHINGTON DC, July 23: America in the summer of 1919 ran red with blood from racial violence, and yet today, 100 years later, not many people know it even happened.

As they clash to conquer

July 11, 2019 01:30 am

Until Sino-US rivalry drags on, both China and America will try to have Nepal in their fold. How should Nepal respond?

America in the crossfire

June 27, 2019 00:30 am

If anybody is going to convince Trump to change course, it is probably corporate America. But, when it comes to Trump, there is no such thing as a sure thing

MOSCOW, June 25: Three astronauts safely returned to Earth on Tuesday after spending more than six months aboard the International Space Station.

Global consequences

May 27, 2019 00:30 am

The global consequences of a Sino-American cold war would be even more severe than those of the Cold War between the US and the Soviet Union

Is America tired of losing?

May 20, 2019 01:00 am

In 2016, Trump promised Americans that he would negotiate so many great deals on their behalf that they would get “tired of winning.” Now Americans are probably growing quite tired

American soft power

May 12, 2019 00:30 am

There is every reason to hope that the US will recover its soft power after Trump

KATHMANDU, May 7: The result of the American Electronic Diversity Visa (EDV) for the year 2020 will be published on Tuesday evening after 9:45 Nepali time.

False narrative on China

April 30, 2019 01:00 am

Fixation on China as an existential threat to American Dream has led to tit-for-tat tariffs, escalating security threats and warnings of a new cold war

China’s feet of clay

April 7, 2019 02:05 am

CAMBRIDGE – Chinese President Xi Jinping seems to be on a roll. He has sent a rocket to the dark side of the moon, built artificial islands on contested reefs in the South China Sea, and recently enticed Italy to break ranks with its European partners and sign on to China’s Belt and Road Initiative. Meanwhile, US President Donald Trump’s unilateralist posture has reduced America’s soft power and influence.

A group of American hackers who once worked for U.S. intelligence agencies helped the United Arab Emirates spy on a BBC host, the chairman of Al Jazeera and other prominent Arab media figures during a tense 2017 confrontation pitting the UAE and its allies against the Gulf state of Qatar.

CAPE CANAVERAL, March 2: America’s newest capsule for astronauts rocketed Saturday toward the International Space Station on a high-stakes test flight by SpaceX.

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: Virginia's lawmakers have agreed to a proposal to support Buddha Jayanti as the International Meditation Day.

Taunting America

February 7, 2019 01:30 am

Why did Nepal Communist Party have to spew venoms on America while even Russia and China, the countries the US considers as arch-rivals, even enemies, were responding so cautiously?

Face reality on China

January 23, 2019 00:30 am

America’s national interests would be far better served by facing reality and accommodating China’s rise

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: Admiral Philip S Davidson, Commander of the United States Indo-Pacific Command, has arrived in Kathmandu on Thursday by a special plane to meet senior leaders leadership and the chief of Nepal Army.

Dec 21: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

December 21, 2018 18:00 pm

Your daily dose of missed important news of the day.

Fading American footprints

December 3, 2018 01:30 am

The strategic position that Nepal occupies in the fast-changing global context might add to Washington’s interests here

America is watching

November 29, 2018 01:30 am

Nepal will have to watch not only how India is responding to Nepal’s engagement with China but also be mindful that United States is watching us as much

America’s self-defeating China policy

November 1, 2018 00:30 am

After decades of globalization and technological progress, countries are more interconnected than ever, with policy decisions made in one country having far-reaching spillover effects

America’s Inflation Risks

October 30, 2018 00:30 am

Not surprisingly, this pattern has been slow to emerge in the current cycle, largely owing to an unusually weak post-crisis economic recovery

The end of America’s China fantasy

October 28, 2018 01:00 am

America’s “China fantasy,” as James Mann calls it, was exemplified by Bill Clinton’s argument in favor of allowing China’s admission to the World Trade Organization

Alltech opens country office in Nepal

October 26, 2018 06:58 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 26: Alltech, an American company specializing in the production of feed additives, on Thursday opened its country office at Bhanimandal in Lalitpur.

China, Japan, and Trump’s America

October 9, 2018 01:00 am

It is difficult to remember that a little over two decades ago, many Americans feared being overtaken by Japan, not China

NEW YORK, Sept 27: “America’s Got Talent” ended its summer run last week with the most-watched entertainment programs on television since May, although its popularity dipped this summer.

Sept 1: Two farewells, both reflecting distinct but uniquely American cultures.

Alice G Wells is the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary at the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs of the US Department of State.

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug 16: President Donald Trump, meet Ilhan Omar.

BEIJING, July 11: Chinese President Xi Jinping has promised a massive financial package of loans and aid to Middle Eastern nations, aimed at boosting the region's economy and stability, while US influence in the region is seemingly fading.

SAMARA, Russia (Reuters) - Europe and South America will do battle again for soccer supremacy in the World Cup quarter-finals but with many of the usual combatants having already exited, there is a fresh feel to a line-up that promises a new or long-absent finalist.

Anger in America

June 27, 2018 00:30 am

Trump has exploited popular anger to advance his own interests. But he did not create that anger. America’s elites have spent decades doing that

WASHINGTON, June 14: The process, which was initiated by the Nepal government 40 years ago, for buying a building for Nepali embassy in the United States of America has come to a final stage.

“America First” and Europe

June 12, 2018 01:00 am

Trump’s decision to subject the EU to import tariffs on steel and aluminum has unified European leaders in outrage and disgust

Opportunity for America and China

June 6, 2018 00:30 am

North Korea could be the best thing for the relationship between the USA and China since the collapse of the Soviet Union

Latin America will host the most licensing rounds in its history, opening about 1,100 oil and gas blocks for foreign investment in 2018. Wood Mackenzie, an energy consultancy, expects intense exploration activity in deepwater basins around Brazil, Argentina and Mexico.

My journey to America

January 20, 2018 14:32 pm

After staying in the US for full five years, the thought of returning home triggered many unanswered questions

NEW JERSEY, Dec 24: The top leadership of the Miss America Organization, implicated in an email scandal that targeted past pageant winners for abuse based on their appearance, intellect and sex lives, resigned on Saturday, with the outgoing president apologizing to a winner whose weight he ridiculed.

Future of America

December 19, 2017 00:29 am

Trump and the Republicans’ plan to repeal the 2010 Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) would have left 24 million Americans—mostly poor or middle class, many of whom voted for him—without health care.

Brown Nepalis in white America

December 16, 2017 00:45 am

For minorities in the United States Trumpism is synonymous with white supremacy and white control.

DANANG, Vietnam, Nov 11:  President Donald Trump stood before a summit of Asian leaders keen on regional trade pacts and delivered a roaring “America first” message Friday, denouncing China for unfair trade practices just a day after he had heaped praise on President Xi Jinping in Beijing.

Number of victims of the worst mass shootings in the US in recent history

ATLANTIC CITY, Sept 10: The next Miss America will soon be crowned, just as a deadly hurricane slams into Florida and not long after another one inundated Texas.

‘America First’ works

January 31, 2017 00:15 am

Donald Trump has new strategy to make America even more important and powerful in global affairs

KATHMANDU, Dec 8: Nepal-America Film Society (NAFS) has announced the first Nepal-America International Film Festival 2017 (NAIFF) which will take place from May 5-7, 2017 in Washington DC metro area.

LIMA, (Peru), Nov 18: An expected U.S. economic retreat from Latin America under Donald Trump is causing the region's leaders to look halfway around the world, to China, for help weathering the possible financial headwinds.

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J, June 27: Chile's Alexis Sanchez has won the Golden Ball as the best player in the Copa America.