TOKYO, July 24: Belated and beleaguered, the virus-delayed Tokyo Summer Olympics finally opened Friday night with cascading fireworks and made-for-TV choreography that unfolded in a near-empty stadium, a colorful but strangely subdued ceremony that set a striking tone to match a unique pandemic Games.

Monsoon begins in Nepal

June 12, 2021 08:01 am

KATHMANDU, June 12: Due to the impact of low pressure wind developed in the Bay of Bengal of India, the monsoon has arrived in Province 1, Province 2 and Bagmati Province from Friday.

KATHMANDU, April 29: The prohibitory order issued by the chief district officers (CDOs) of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur has come into effect from today.

CPN-UML PP meeting underway

March 20, 2021 12:34 pm

Senior leader Bam Dev Gautam also attends the meeting

A month-long festival, Gunla Parva has started from Friday. Mainly celebrated by the Buddhists of the Newari community, the festival starts two days after Gathemangal every year.

KATHMANDU, Dec 1: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Saturday morning inaugurated the Asia Pacific Summit 2018 amid a special ceremony at Hotel Hyatt Regency hotel in the capital.

RASUWA, Aug 26: Repair works of Rasuwagadhi trade route, which links the country with the northern neighbor China, has begun from Saturday. The vital trade route has remained obstructed since the past month due to landslide debris.