KATHMANDU, Sept 19: There is a substantial gap in access to health services among individuals with disability, according to a recent research report.

KATHMANDU, Sept 11: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda” has said his priority would be to “build the foundation of trust” with India during his upcoming visit to New Delhi from September 15, his first foreign trip after taking office.

RAJBIRAJ, Sept 10: Despite being an Indian national, notorious criminal Mohammad Mastakim Hussein aka Rais Miyan, who has been accused of seven murders in Saptari and Sunsari districts, had been issued with a Nepali citizenship and three different passports.

Most municipalities have no fire engines

September 10, 2016 00:10 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 10: The government is working on a plan to ensure all 217 municipalities across the country have fire engines.

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the government will establish at least one medical college in each province.

DIMONDALE, Aug 20: Republican Donald Trump again made a direct appeal to black voters Friday night, urging them to abandon the Democratic Party and give him a chance.

KATHMANDU, Aug 19: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the citizens should have easy access to information.

The ability of humankind to mold and shape the world is unparalleled by any other species.

Throughout history, most US ambassadors have been men. Since the beginning of U.S. diplomatic relations, 4,600 ambassadors have served abroad and a mere 9 percent of them have been women. Even today, only 36 percent of the nation’s 158 ambassadors are female, according to data compiled by Pew Research.

BANGKOK, Aug 13: In the aftermath of a coordinated wave of bombings that shook tourist towns in Thailand this week, Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha's military government is scrambling to hunt down those responsible. The 11 explosions killed four people and injured dozens, including 11 foreign tourists.

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: Smartphone use in Nepal is increasing and that has influenced the increasing number of Nepali android apps.

BAITADI, Aug 1: With security tightened by India at border areas in view of its Republic Day on August 15, the Nepalis travelling to India are required to carry identity cards with them.

KATHMANDU, July 27: "To what regions has the joy emanating from my resignation spread?" Is it within the country or outside?" Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli questioned here on Wednesday.

Only 4 Mugu VDCs have roads

July 13, 2016 04:00 am

MUGU, July 13: Locals of Mugu district have seen lots of road construction projects of late. Millions of budgets have been allocated for such projects since the past few years. Recently, road constructions completed in the district headquarters Gamgadhi and about half-a-dozen other Village Development Committees (VDCs) nearby.

It’s also important to set your expectations prior to the negotiation phase and don’t be reluctant to ask for what you want. Most importantly be willing to say “No” and don’t be afraid to walk away.

KATHMANDU, July 6: Minister for Information and Communications Sherdhan Rai says that Nepal is to have its own satellite.

'We have been made scapegoats'

July 4, 2016 02:30 am

KATHMANDU, July 4: Former national football team captain Sagar Thapa, banned for life on charge of fixing Nepal's international matches by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC), says he and four other footballers charged for the same offence are waiting for grounds for the decision from the AFC before filing their appeal against the punishment.

The researchers found that more attractive a woman was judged to be on average, the more likely participants would be willing to have sex with her and the less likely they were to intend to use a condom during sex.

There is a lot that we complain about here in Kathmandu.

What does it mean to have an extraordinary career? A lot of people get it wrong. Some are too hung up on the technical aspects of career. People who have great careers, it's not because of technical aptitude.