Be brave enough to dream

October 19, 2019 08:00 am

The shining eyes waving hands  All in all happiness lands In the faces in the hearts That makes a difference to be lionheart

New air routes not enough

June 21, 2018 06:00 am

KATHMANDU, June 21: Although the agreement between Nepal and India for new air routes has been considered a big achievement for the country, the agreement has also been criticized for not being beneficial to Nepal as expected.

PhD in Agricultural and Resource Economics from the University of California, Berkley, Biswo Poudel, has closely studied Nepal’s economic trends. What does he think of this year’s budget? Where will Nepal be headed to economically in the days to come? Mahabir Paudyal and Raj Kumar KC met with him to take his insights.

Enough is enough

March 14, 2018 00:30 am

Many people were killed in charge of practicing witchcraft. Those cases were resolved most probably with milapatra

Enough is enough

March 14, 2018 00:30 am

Many people were killed in charge of practicing witchcraft. Those cases were resolved most probably with milapatra

DAMAK, March 11: Open defecation free (ODF) campaign, which had started with an objective to make the country free of open defecation by 2017, still has not succeeded in Jhapa district.

Barcelona’s financial and strategy director Pancho Schroder says Lionel Messi’s €700 million release clause may not be big enough to prevent rivals clubs from matching it.

KATHMANDU, Nov 10: The first ever 'Accessible Public Toilet' at Bhrikutimandap in the center of Kathmandu, which is supposed to be meant mainly for people with disabilities, is actually said to be unsuitable for them.

Technology ain’t enough

October 14, 2017 00:22 am

This author discovered there were just two Nepali classes on YouTube. The rest were in Hindi.

Love is not enough to bind people together

September 13, 2017 11:26 am

My City Narratives: Heart to heart with Malvika

WASHINGTON, JUNE, 23: Nevada Republican Dean Heller became the fifth GOP senator to declare his opposition to the party’s banner legislation to scuttle much of Barack Obama’s health care overhaul on Friday, more than enough to sink the measure and deliver a stinging rebuke to President Donald Trump unless some of them can be brought aboard.

Not enough

June 11, 2017 00:45 am

In the annual budget brought by the outgoing government of Pushpa Kamal Dahal, it committed to transferring some Rs 225 billion (or 17.6 percent of total budget) to local bodies

KATHMANDU, June 2: Amid rumors about shortage of medicine in the country, the Association of Pharmaceuticals Producers of Nepal (APPON) has assured that there is stock of medicines sufficient for a year.

KATHMANDU, May 23: The Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) has said that the government's decision to increase the number of local units in tarai falls short of creating a positive environment for the second phase of local elections.

BHAKTAPUR, March 21: Sadbhawana Party chairman Rajendra Mahato has said no one is bold enough to hold the polls slated for May 14 without amending the constitution.

NEPALGUNJ, March 19: CPN UML Chairman and former prime minister KP Oli has said that the government should not be afraid of conducting the local polls slated for May 14.

BARCELONA, Spain, Mrch 4: Lionel Messi and Neymar scored three spectacular goals to keep Barcelona atop the Spanish league after routing Celta Vigo 5-0 on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 11: The Impeachment Recommendation Committee (IRC) of parliament has submitted its final report on the impeachment motion filed against disqualified CIAA chief Lokman Singh Karki, stating that it has found enough ground to impeach him.

DANG, Nov 30: “The Maoists have always neglected the birthplace of their rebellion. The Maoists have always deceived Thabang.

'Rock On 2': Not rocking enough

November 12, 2016 14:29 pm

A sequel to the 2008 film, "Rock On!!", which was about the coming together of a band called Magic, this one is more than the reinforcement of the band.

MIDDLESBROUGH, Oct 16: Jose Holebas lit up an unspectacular game with an eye-catching goal to give Watford a 1-0 win at Middlesbrough in the Premier League on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 9: A group of child rights activists on Thursday questioned the effectiveness of government measures to end child marriage in Nepal, and claimed that about 37 percent of girls are married off before the age of 18.

KATHMANDU, Aug 22: Former diplomats and international relations experts have said that possible visits by the Chinese and Indian presidents to Nepal would be positive events for this country. The visits of the two deputy prime ministers to the two neighboring countries as special envoys of the prime minister have ensured that the presidents of those two countries would visit Nepal in the near future, it is reported.

KATHMANDU, July 5: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defense Bhim Rawal has accused the Ministry of Finance of not releasing sufficient funds for the purchase of equipment required for search, rescue and relief operations during natural disasters such as landslides, floods and earthquakes.