LEEDS, July 5: Over the course of two tumultuous decades, the US government has determinedly endeavored to destabilize, undermine and ultimately depose the democratically-elected government of Venezuela without pause. First they came for Hugo Chavez, then his successor Nicolas Maduro.

DAMAK, July 5: He had an option to live a comfortable life as a royal physician in the Bhutanese capital, Thimphu. But when the regime evicted around 75,000 of its Nepali-speaking population in the early 1990s, Doctor Bhampa Rai made up his mind and decided to follow his fellow citizens.

Home is where the heart lies

June 2, 2018 03:43 am

DAMAK, June 1: "Nepal gave us shelter for 25 years. Now we just want to go back to our land. Our lives are miserable here.”

SOLUKHUMBU, Feb 28: The Rs 210 million worth of royalty from tourism has been sitting idle in the bank account the then District Development Committee (DDC) of Solukhumbu.

You may not always trust the person you love but you can always love the person you trust, right? People’s definition of ‘honesty’ varies and that difference of opinion about the ‘best policy’ can make partners in a relationship uncomfortable.

Endless Lies

January 11, 2018 10:03 am

I squirm till the first ray of sun pokes in from the curtains It’s hard to move on when even the sleep betrays

Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House by Michael Wolff was due out on Tuesday but publication was advanced to Friday and it is now on sale.

How Trump's lies compare with Obama's

"Sport has the power to change the world; it has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand. Sports can create hope where once there was only despair. It is more powerful than a government in breaking down racial barriers,”

"Sport has the power to change the world; it has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand. Sports can create hope where once there was only despair. It is more powerful than a government in breaking down racial barriers,”

Mulpani is yet to host an international match, Nepal’s only international ground is still owned by Tribhuvan University and Pokhara’s most productive cricket ground is set to be demolished for Government quarters.

The beauty that lies within

February 10, 2017 23:30 pm

Check your neck for gills. Check your back for scales and see if you’ve sprout wings. Search for talons where your toes lie and discover the absence of feathers upon your naked bosom. Switch off the lights in the room and see if your skin glows. Try to overreach, go out in the sun and see if it fills your belly. If nothing works out, know that there’s still hope for some of this to be true, soon enough.

Kathmandu, Dec 3:  More than 7,000 quintal rice provided by the government of Japan to Nepal under food assistance has been lying in various warehouses of Nepal Food Corporation (NFC) undistributed for six years.

"One day there was a call from the US. When I picked up the phone I learnt that Michelle Obama was at the other end. I asked her if she was really the first lady of the USA. She answered 'yes'. She invited me to attend a party in the US. The phone was t hen cut off."