MORANG, Dec 4: We are wont to think that we can count the number of people who do not get irritated by rat menace, but a community in Tarai seems to get on with it or rather relish it.

POKHARA, Nov 4: Indian President, who is on a three-day state visit to Nepal, is arriving in Pokhara on Friday afternoon. Preparations have been completed to make his Pokhara visit grand and successful.

KATHMANDU, Oct 21: With bags of flavors exploding in your mouth with every spoonful, Mango Chili is a delightful place for food lovers.

BAJHANG, Oct 6: An acute shortage of foodstuffs has gripped many rural villages of Bajhang, a district in the far-western Nepal,forcing the people to eat wild fruits for survival. The people of the affected villages including Kanda have started eating wild fruits and Sisnu plants (urtica dioica) for the survival.

BAJHANG, SEPT 17: As many as 18 VDCs adjoining Chainpur, the district headquarters, are suffering from scarcity of food items while the local office of the Nepal Food Corporation (NFC) is letting the stock of rice in its godown rot.

US chef says food connects cultures

September 15, 2016 23:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: For many it was way past their lunchtime on a late Wednesday afternoon. But at the Summit Hotel in Kupandole, several chefs and restaurateurs had gathered in the hotel’s patio to attend a master class from US chef Mark Tafoya on cooking the big American brunch.

Food prices expected to rise: Report

August 20, 2016 00:30 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: Price of most of the food commodities are expected to increase in the next month as the lean season is about to begin, according to a report.

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued mandamus order to the government to provide ample food ration and other allowances to prisoners.

Genetic resources and biodiversity for food and agriculture

Food supplied in Gosainkunda

August 3, 2016 19:33 pm

Dhunche, Aug 3: Necessary foods have been supplied targeting the Gosainkunda fair in Rasuwa.

Food and nutrition education for healthy diets

Why import food?

July 30, 2016 00:25 am

If we look at production figures of past six years Nepal does not in fact need any imported food

Food for fitness

July 29, 2016 00:04 am

A lot of people tell me that they exercise so much, sometimes even putting in two hours per day at the gym in addition to home workouts, but they are still unable to lose weight. I always tell them to look into their diet. It doesn’t matter how much you exercise if you don’t pay attention to your meals. After all, weight loss is 70% diet and 30% exercise. You could be hitting the gym every day in addition to walking to work, but all that will be wasted effort if you don’t change the way you eat.

BHOJPUR, July 22: Locals of eastern Champe VDC of Bhojpur district are facing challenge to transport goods due to obstruction of roads after incessant rain.

JAJARKOT, July 18: Locals in the district have been hit-hard as the government has not supplied the announced quota of grant rice to the villages.

GORKHA, July 1: Some villages in Gorkha are reeling under acute shortage of food, though there is plenty of rice stored in a warehouse at the district headquarters.

Food Act set to get more teeth

June 27, 2016 02:20 am

KATHMANDU, June 27: The government is making amendment to Food Act 1966 to discourage adulteration and black-marketing of food commodities, among others. It has proposed to increase punishment against wrongdoers by up to 20 fold.

Food Fair 2016 from today

June 24, 2016 09:05 am

KATHMANDU, June 23: Department of Food Technology and Quality Control (DFTQC) is organizing Food Fair 2016 at Bhrikuti Mandap Exhibition Hall from Friday

Food balance lowest in seven years

June 24, 2016 02:20 am

KATHMANDU, June 24: Nepal will have only 30,000 tons of food grains in balance in 2016/17 - the lowest in the past seven years.

KATHMANDU, June 21: The lawmakers have condemned the terrorist attack in Kabul, the Afghan capital, and appealed for treatment of the injured Nepali nationals and retrieval of the bodies of those who died.