KATHMANDU, July 12: Bank of Kathmandu (BoK) Ltd has provided Rs 500,000 to Dhurmus Suntali Foundation. Ajay Shrestha, CEO of BoK, presented a check for Rs 500,000 to Sitaram Kattel of 'Dhurmus Suntali Foundation' amidst a program held at the bank. According to a statement issued by the bank, the foundation is headed by popular comedian couple Sitaram Kattel and Kunjana Ghimire, who are engaged in different social initiatives after the earthquakes of 2015.

KATHMANDU, July 10: David Howes, the Deputy Head of Financial Crime Compliance (FCC) at Standard Chartered Group, is in Kathmandu.

CHAUTARA, July 8: The government is preparing to airlift flood victims of Tatopani area, who   have been rendered homeless for the last four days, to Kathamandu on Friday.

KATHMANDU, July 6: Some government bodies and political leaders have proposed developing Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur districts as an integrated single unit so as to upgrade the entire Kathmandu Valley as a greater metropolitan city.

KATHMANDU, July 4: The Eminent Persons' Group (EPG) from Nepal and India is holding its first meeting in Kathmandu on Monday and Tuesday. It is for the first time in the 69 years of their bilateral relations that the two countries have formally started discussing necessary measures to replace, update, or scrap bilateral treaties, including the Peace and Friendship Treaty of 1950.

KATHMANDU, June 27:The government has taken action against 13 private schools in Kathmandu district for increasing fees without meeting set criteria.

KATHMANDU,June 27: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Office has been deploying over 900 sweepers to clean the streets of Kathmandu every day.

KATHMANDU,June27: Hyatt Regency Kathmandu has received certificate of excellence from popular travel rating portal TripAdvisor.

KATHMANDU, June25: IME Automotives, the authorized distributor of UM two-wheelers for Nepal, is offering bike lovers a chance to test ride UM bikes.

KATHMANDU, June 23: The major streets, thoroughfares and road sections in the Kathmandu Valley will be illuminated by the solar street lamps in a year and a half, according to the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC).

KATHMANDU, June 22: A flight of the Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) with bodies of 12 Neaplis killed in the Talibani suicide bomb attack has landed at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, June 22: A flight of the Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) with bodies of 12 Neaplis killed in the Talibani suicide bomb attack has taken off from Kabul International Airport.

KATHMANDU, June 21: Young people (14-25 years of age) interested in slam poetry and living in Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur districts can apply for the Kathmandu Regional Slam before June 25.

No end to parking woes in Kathmandu

June 22, 2016 03:27 am

KATHMANDU, June 22: When Raju Bajracharya of Basantapur, Kathmandu couldn't find any parking lot marked by the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) office, he parked his bike along the roadside and entered into the Putalisadak branch of Kumari Bank to seek service. But when he returned back after half an hour, his bike was gone.

KATHMANDU, June 21: Young people (14-25 years of age) interested in slam poetry and living in Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur districts can apply for the Kathmandu Regional Slam before June 25. The regional slam is a build up to the ‘QC Awards 2016: National Poetry Slam’ which will be held in September this year. The competition is being organized by Word Warriors in partnership with Quixote’s Cove and is supported by Danish Center for Culture and Development (CKU).

KATHMANDU, June 18: A two-day Journalist Women National Assembly concluded in the capital on Saturday stressing on strict adherence to journalist code of conduct and physical and professional safety of journalist women.

KATHMANDU, June 18: The post-quake data collection inside the Kathmandu Valley will take at least a week.

Euro jersey craze grips Kathmandu

June 18, 2016 07:26 am

KATHAMNDU, June 17: One of the football crazy nations, Nepal celebrates every big football event in full swing be it World Cup or any regional tournaments.

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

Bhawan Bhatta is the vice president of Non-Resident Nepalese Association (NRNA).