DARCHULA, June 23: A woman was burned to death while trying to retrieve valuables from her home set on fire by her husband under the influence of alcohol.

DHAKA, April 19: A schoolgirl was burned to death in Bangladesh on the orders of her head teacher after she reported him for sexually harassing her, police said Friday.

Post burn care

February 22, 2019 10:00 am

Burns are nasty. Most ailments are but burns more particularly so. Your skin is never the same once it has been moderately or severely burnt. Sensitivity, itchiness and tightness of the skin never really go away. And then there are the scars – a painful reminder of a painful episode. Even long after the burn, these scars are susceptible to itching and the skin dries making appear rough and scaly.

CONNECTICUT, June 25: The idea that a trade war between US and China is good for the dollar is complete nonsense, according to investor Peter Schiff. He believes that greenback will only depreciate.

Boy dies of burn injuries

March 26, 2018 10:55 am

INARUWA, March 26: A child died of burn injuries last night at Koshi Rural Municipality-1 in Sunsari district.

DHANUSHA, Feb 7: Youth here have protested some leaders of the Madhes-based political parties using Hindi in their statements in the historic first session of the Province Assembly of the Province-2 that convened on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 25:  At the behest of the Principal of Tribhuvan University (TU)'s Central Campus, Krishna Prasad Acharya, the leaders of student unions, students and TU officials burned plastic heaps in front of each of the 32 central departments of the university from 11AM to 1PM on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 2:  Students unions associated to Left Alliance have burnt an effigy of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba to protest against the price hike of petroleum products.

TAPLEJUNG, Dec 28: A dispute between man and his wife prompted the former to burn their house to ashes at Sikaicha of Sirijangha rural municipality in the district on Wednesday, the locals said.

Money to burn

July 8, 2017 00:35 am

The aim of lighting up South Asia with Nepal’s hydropower can wait

Sleep to burn fat

June 16, 2017 09:52 am

Arogya Healthy Home in Maharajgunj is a place where you can get rid of your body fat very easily. It has been running for three years now and has picked up quite a number of clients over the years. And why wouldn’t it? All you have to do is turn up for the sessions and watch what you eat for the duration of it. The Week talked to Ira Rimal, managing director of Arogya Healthy Home to find out more about this new age weight loss method.

KATHMANDU, April 22: After rigorous persuasion, a Raute family with traditional mindset finally agreed to seek medical intervention for one of its injured members.

ANAHEIM, Calif, Feb 14: A fire broke out in Disneyland's main parking structure Monday that burned eight cars and caused seven people to be treated for smoke inhalation, authorities said.

Man succumbs to burn injuries

October 18, 2016 16:17 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: A person who received burn injuries in a fire that sparked due to the leakage of cooking (liquefied petroleum) gas at Matihani of Mahottari VDC a week ago succumbed to burn injuries today.

Burn, baby, burn

October 7, 2016 00:03 am

The Dashain holiday is synonymous with good food. Wherever I go, I (have to) eat. It’s impolite to say no to food during this festive season. Needless to say, it always wrecks havoc to my fitness goals. Last Dashain, I came out with battle scars: pimples because of all the oily food, a roll of fat on my tummy, and chubby cheeks. With no exercise and loads and loads of scrumptious food, what more could one expect?

Burn, baby, burn

October 7, 2016 00:03 am

The Dashain holiday is synonymous with good food. Wherever I go, I (have to) eat. It’s impolite to say no to food during this festive season. Needless to say, it always wrecks havoc to my fitness goals. Last Dashain, I came out with battle scars: pimples because of all the oily food, a roll of fat on my tummy, and chubby cheeks. With no exercise and loads and loads of scrumptious food, what more could one expect?