KATHMANDU, Aug 15: A book titled 'The Temperament of Nepal' was released at the Embassy of Nepal in Beijing on Thursday.

Yellow teeth and bad breath can be very embarrassing. Most of us scrub and floss our teeth twice daily, but it is not enough to maintain good oral health. Here are some food items you can add in your diet for shiny teeth and strong gums.

All things natural

April 19, 2019 08:46 am

A global shift of consciousness regarding the environment, lifestyle choices, sustainable living has helped spike the market for organic products and brands. In Nepal, the use of organic products, natural oils, and handmade soaps goes way back since it’s a country rich in various herbs with medicinal properties.

Exploring Nepal’s wilderness on foot is probably the best way to experience its natural beauty. Nepal is considered among the best trekking destinations in the world. Known for its majestic mountain ranges, Nepal introduces trekkers to a unique cultural experience of the sparse settlement there. One can expect picturesque landscapes with villages inhabited by different ethnic groups.

JHAPA, May 18: At least 890 people die and 1,771 are injured every year in Nepal due to natural disasters, according to new data by the Asian Disaster Preparedness Centre (ADPC). The disasters affect 132,161 houses every year and destroy property equivalent to Rs 1.31 billion.

CHITWAN, May 18: Construction works as per the bio-engineering techniques have been intensified to stabilize slopes and prevent soil erosion and landslides as well as other kind of possible damages along the Narayangadh-Munglin road section.

Choosing natural workout

March 25, 2018 08:45 am

People usually go to gym for two reasons: either to lose weight or to start bodybuilding. On occasions such as New Year, new month, or birthday, people take ‘resolutions’ to join the gym. Many gyms and physical fitness centers have been opened across the city to cater to such enthusiasts. However, most of these enthusiasts workout for a few days or weeks at maximum, take selfies of them working out, and then quit too quickly.

KATHMANDU, March 22: National Natural Resources and Fiscal Commission (NNRFC) has started homework for devising formulas for distributing royalties of five different types of natural resources among all three tiers of the government.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: The Supreme Court (SC) on Friday directed the government to store enough food for the needy people keeping in mind the natural disasters hitting the country every year.

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: The office of National Natural Resources and Fiscal Commission (NRFC), the constitutional body with an authority to advise the government on revenue distribution to the local levels and provinces, has been set up at Singha Durbar in Kathmandu.

KHOTANG, Nov 14: The District Natural Disaster Relief Committee (DNDRC), Khotang, has announced to provide relief amount to 34 households hit by natural disasters in fiscal year 2016/1017. According to the announcement, the DNDRC will distribute a total of Rs 240,000 among the 34 households.

KATHMANDU, Nov 6: The government is to come up with a special package targeting survivors of natural disasters (landslides and floods) that hit different parts of the country recently.

There may not be a fountain of youth, but the food we eat and how we treat ourselves can slow down aging. Your body needs the right nutrients to fight off damage, and your skin is no different. Nutrients help the cells replicate and have more energy. Processed foods, stress, toxins and low-nutrient diets will accelerate aging. Protecting yourself from harmful chemicals while getting enough sleep, relaxation and exercise will all help you maintain a healthy glow.

Natural Remedies to Heal Skin Rash

October 10, 2017 10:28 am

Skin rashes of any kind are no fun. Whether they’re something mild like a reaction to something in your laundry detergent, or something more serious like a food allergy or skin condition such as eczema or psoriasis, skin rashes can be major pains (pun intended) that can flare out of nowhere. Many things can lead to skin rashes. Here are some tips to heal a skin rash naturally.

KATHMANDU, Oct 7: Local level units and provinces will get 25 percent each of the royalty collected on the use of natural resources, according to the bill on Inter-Governmental Financial Management  endorsed on Friday. The remaining 50 percent remains with the central government.

MYAGDI, Oct 3: Acknowledging the importance of nature and natural heritages, locals of Jyamarukkot and Malika rural municipality in Myagdi district have taken matters into their hands to protect the nature and natural heritages in their locality.

BEIJING/SEOUL, Sept 23: China’s earthquake administration said on Saturday it had detected a magnitude 3.4 earthquake in North Korea that was a “suspected explosion”, raising fears the isolated state had conducted another nuclear bomb test weeks after its last one.

It’s never a fun situation when you have a persistent cough. You don’t want to be that person in a quiet room during a lecture that can’t stop breaking the silence with your hacking, or that person at the restaurant that makes people fling themselves over their plates to protect their food while you cough away.

Natural Art Exhibition in Chitwan

August 21, 2017 09:29 am

CHITWAN, August 21: The ‘Natural Art Exhibition’ kicked off at Kalawati Art Council, Gaindakot on Saturday. The exhibition is being organized to mark the first anniversary of Rotary Club of Gaindakot.

KATHMANDU, July 10: At its 126th  meeting, Development Committee(DC) under Legislature –Parliament has made a decision to direct Nepal Government, Home Ministry, Irrigation Ministry and National Planning Commission to collect relevant information regarding the damage caused by  natural calamities such as landslide and flood that occurred recently in different parts of the country and the people who suffered from these  natural disasters.

KATHMANDU, July 6: Home Minister Janardan Sharma informed parliament on Wednesday that natural disasters such as landslide, flood and lightening claimed as many as 15 lives across the country in the last one week.

KATHMANDU, June 10: Stakeholders have sought role of community for settling dispute related to natural resources at the local levels.

BENI, April 26: Natural hot water springs have been found in 14 locations in Myagdi.

DAMAULI, Aug 2: Over 60 houses at Bhimad bazaar are at a high risk of landslide and inundation as the Seti River has been eroding the area in every rainy season.

DOLPA (Dunai), July 22: The Jufal Airport – which has been a major medium of transportation in far-flung Dolpa district–, has closed down for the past five days with the onset of rainy season.

KATHMANDU, July 14: The meeting of the Environment Conservation Committee under the Legislature-Parliament today discussed with the concerned authority about the possible risk of explosion of glacial lakes and the measures to be implemented to lessen the risk.

BANKE (Khajura), July 14: As many as 75 people lost their lives to natural calamities in 15 districts of mid-western region during the current fiscal year.