SAMARA, June 17: Aleksandar Kolarov curled in a spectacular free-kick to give Serbia a deserved victory in their opening World Cup Group E match against Costa Rica.

Dhading awaiting the kick off

June 13, 2018 06:17 am

Whether it's the streets, public spaces, or social media, they all exhibit the excitement of people toward the World Cup.

BRITISH COLUMBIA, June 3: Finance leaders of the closest U.S. allies vented anger over the Trump administration’s metal import tariffs on Saturday, ending a three-day meeting with a stern rebuke of Washington and setting up a heated fight at a G7 summit next week in Quebec.

KATHMANDU, May 26: Projects for strengthening the country’s transport and energy infrastructure, financed by Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), may enter into implementation by September 2019, according to officials of the US Embassy in Kathmandu and the Government of Nepal.

BAITADI/DHANGADI, April 5: In 1996, Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and his Indian counterpart PV Narsimha Rao signed the Mahakali Treaty, which centered on the integrated development of the Mahakali River.

KATHMANDU: Uniglobe College, affiliated to Pokhara University, is all set to organize a two-day program called Uniglobe International Management ConferenceV on Recent Advances in Management: Challenges, Initiatives and Road Ahead (UIMC- RAM-2018) from Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: The Embassy of Bangladesh in Nepal is organizing a five-day Single Country Trade Fair, the ‘4th Bangladesh Expo-2018’ from Friday to Tuesday at Brikutimandap Exhibition Hall, Kathmandu.

Kick, box, and sweat

February 16, 2018 09:28 am

Unlike weight lifting activities that focus mostly on pure strength building, kickboxing puts stress on powerful movements that requires an overall body balance. Kickboxing movements involve speed, agility, and stability. Most kickboxing enthusiasts agree with the fact that this workout increases a person’s strength, coordination, flexibility, and confidence.

KATMANDU, Oct 29: With less than a month till the upcoming parliamentary and provincial assembly elections, voter education is yet to begin, raising fears that the invalid vote will be high once again

KATHMANDU, Oct 28: The sixth Asia Pacific Conference of Young Scientists (APCYS 2017) is being held from November 1 in Kathmandu.

LONDON, Oct 10: Olivier Giroud’s scorpion kick strike for Arsenal against Crystal Palace last season was shortlisted for FIFA’s goal of the year award on Monday, alongside efforts from Venezuelan teenager Deyna Castellanos and goalkeeper Oscarine Masuluke.

Nationwide clean-up drive set to kick off

September 6, 2017 09:00 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Clean Up Nepal is all set to organize the fifth edition of annual nationwide cleanup campaign on September 16. According to the press statement released by Clean Up Nepal, the drive is a part of the 'Clean Up the World' global campaign.

KATHMANDU, Feb 3: The first Kathmandu International Kyorugi and Pumse Taekwondo Championship is going to take place from February 9 to 11 in Kathmandu.

POKHARA, Jan 26: The 6th Nepal Literature Festival is set to kick off in Pokhara on Friday (January 27).

BARDIYA, Dec 12: The fourth edition of the Extensive Elephant Festival is taking place at Thakurdwar in Bardiya from December 13 to 14.

‘Kick against violence’ to mark VAW

December 11, 2016 23:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 11: ‘Kick against violence,’ a friendly football match, was organized on Saturday at the premises of Sarswoti Madhyamik Vidhyalaya(SMV) in Lele to mark the 16 Days of Violence Against Women (VAW).

Five minutes into injury time is stressful for not only fans but the players as well, especially if you are trying desperately to beat Orlando Pirates.

Kick Off, Samakhusi win

November 29, 2016 22:16 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: Kick Off Futsal and Samakhusi Futsal emerged victorious on Tuesday in the ongoing Red Bull National Futsal League.

Kick Off on top

November 27, 2016 21:15 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: Kick Off Futsal has climbed to the top of Group A in the ongoing Red Bull National Futsal League registering its 10th win of the competition beating Imperial Futsal 4-0 on Sunday.

Kick Off, Tahachal win

November 20, 2016 17:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: Kick Off Futsal and Tahachal Futsal emerged victorious in the ongoing Red Bull Futsal League on Sunday.

Kick Off faces first defeat

November 16, 2016 21:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: Kick Off Futsal faced its first defeat in the ongoing Red Bull National Futsal League on Wednesday.

Kick Off, Tahachal win

September 29, 2016 21:12 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 29:  Kick Off Futsal and Tahachal Futsal emerged victorious on Thursday in the Red Bull National Futsal League being held in the capital. Kick Off overcame home team Adarsh Futsal 4-1 with a goal each from Krishna Lama, Prawesh Joshi, Ushan KC and Bijay Shrestha.

ZURICH, Aug 31: Europe finally kicks off its 2018 World Cup qualifying program on Sunday, as the last of FIFA's six continents to join the road to Russia.

RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 21: With a kiss of the ball and an unforgettable kick, Brazil's biggest soccer star gave the Olympic host its biggest moment of the games.

RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 20: Taekwondo may be best known for its flashy and acrobatic kicks, but the electronic scoring system used at the Olympics apparently doesn't care whether or not fighters use the correct technique. That's resulting in a lot of bizarre kicks that no true practitioner of the Korean martial art would recognize, in a departure that some say cheapens the sport.

KATHMANDU, July 5: The two major ruling partners -- CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) -- have agreed to first endorse the annual budget currently being discussed in parliament and then enter the process of implementing the nine-point deal and other gentlemen's agreements reached between the two sides two months ago.