KATHMANDU, May 28: Murder convict Bal Krishna Dhungel along with 816 jailbirds walked free after receiving Presidential Pardon by Bidhya Devi Bhandari on the 11th Republic Day of the country.

KATHMANDU, May 28: Amid protest from the public and various human rights organizations, murder-convict Bal Krishna Dhungel has been granted amnesty. Upon the recommendation from the government, President Bidya Devi Bhandari has granted amnesty to 816 jailbirds including Dhungel marking the Republic Day.

BHAKTAPUR, April 16: Amid the crowd of thousands of people in Madhyapur Thimi of Bhaktapur on Sunday, Buddha Kishna Baag Shrestha pierced his tongue for the sixth consecutive time, giving continuity to the centuries-old tradition of piercing tongue which had started during the period of the Lichchhavi dynasty.

BHAKTAPUR, April 15: Buddha Krishna Bagha Shrestha has pierced his tongue for the consecutive sixth time in front of a huge crowd of participants observing Bisket Jatra at Bode in Madhyapur Thimi Municipality on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, April 3: Yashoda Shrestha, wife of legendary actor of Nepal Madan Krishna Shrestha has died yesterday at around 11 PM at Nepal Cancer Hospital, Harisiddhi.

KATHMANDU, March 20: Bal Krishna Khand has been elected as chief whip of the Nepali Congress (NC) on Tuesday. NC President and Parliamentary Party Leader Sher Bahadur Deuba appointed him to the post.

KATHMANDU, Mar 10: Without opposition, Krishna Bahadur Mahara frp, CPN Maoist Center was elected as the speaker of federal parliament today.

5 things about Ram Krishna Dhakal

January 15, 2018 09:35 am

The musical journey from his first album ‘Ashirvaad’ to his 15th album ‘Avaran’ has established Ram Krishna Dhakal as one of the celebrated Nepali singers.

Krishna, Bhawana into last four

December 29, 2017 09:07 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: Western Region’s Krishna Thapa and Central Region’s Bhawana Sunuwar on Thursday advanced to the women’s singles semifinals of the ongoing 10th National Squash  Tournament under the National Sports Council (NSC) Championship 2017.

JHAPA, Dec 10: Rastriya Prajatantra Party General Secretary Rajendra Lingden has defeated to Nepali congress senior leader Krishna Sitaula for the House of representatives from Jhapa-1.

KATHMANDU, Oct 23: The Newa Film Society (NFS) has announced that veteran actors Chaitya Devi Singh and Madan Krishna Shrestha will be honored at Nepal Bhasa Film festival amid an event on  October 15.

Madan Krishna launches autobiography

September 6, 2017 09:04 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Ace comedian Madan Krishna Shrestha is well known for his hilarious acts. With the launch of his first book 'Maha Ko Ma', an autobiography, he has added one more feather to his hat.

“The recitation of Krishna Mahamantra ‘Hare Krishna Hare Krishna, Krishna Krishna Hare Hare, Hare Ram Hare Ram, Ram Ram Hare Hare’ it is believed to purify us and bring happiness in life,” shared Ramina Maharajan, a member of International Society of Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), Nepal.

LALITPUR, Aug 14: President Bidya Devi Bhandari worshipped and performed pooja at the Krishna temple in Patan Durbar Square today on the occasion of Shree Krishnajanmastami.

KATHMANDU, August 14: People around the world who believe in Lord Krishna are celebrating his birthday today with gusto. They have thronged Krishna temples in different parts of the country.

Devotees throng Krishna Temple, Patan

August 14, 2017 13:06 pm

LALITPUR, August 14: A large number of devotees have thronged the Krishna temple situated in Patan Durbar Square today on the occasion of Lord Krishna's birthday commonly known as Shree Krishnashtami.

5 things about Krishna Dharabasi

April 10, 2017 12:36 pm

One of the prolific writers of Nepal, Krishna Dharabasi has published 27 essays, and several short stories and novels. ‘Saranarthi’ was his first novel which was published in 1991. ‘Radha’, one of his highly-celebrated metaphysical novels, earned him Madan Puraskar in 2005. After serving for about 25 years in Agriculture Development Bank, he retired and chose to dedicate his entire time writing.

CHITWAN, Nov 27: The Chitwan District Court on Sunday failed to come up with a verdict on the murder case of Krishna Prasad Adhikari of Fujel, Gorkha.

KATHMANDU, Oct 5: Ncell has handed over a motorcycle to Prem Krishna Shrestha of MP Med Pvt. Ltd, Thamel, as a gift under its Channel Loyalty Project.

NEPALGUNJ, Sept 13: Cygnett Inn Krishna is all set to come into operation from Thursday, marking the opening of the first four-star-level hotel in Nepalgunj.

LALITPUR, Aug 25: Devotees have thronged Krishna Temple at Mangal Bazaar, Lalitpur to offer worship on the occasion of Krishna Janmastami, the birthday of Lord Krishna.

Sri Krishna Janmasthami today

August 25, 2016 07:16 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: Sri Krishna Janmastami, the birthday of Lord Krishna, is being celebrated by the Hindus throughout the country today with devotion and veneration amidst a variety of programmes.

KATHMANDU, July 5: Krishna Prasad Acharya has been elected as the chairman of the board of directors of Nepal SBI Bank Ltd.

GULARIYA (Bardiya), June 25: Number of endangered wild species of Nepal, Krishna Shar, has increased to 257 in the Krishna Shar Conservation Area Khairapur.