Renowned actor Robert De Niro has emerged as one of the sharpest voices in Hollywood to oppose US President elect Donald Trump, saying on a red carpet premiere on Saturday that he was “very depressed” about the outcome of the election.

Facebook has launched its online training for journalists, focusing on the three core pillars of the news cycle: discovering content, creating stories and building an audience.

President Bhandari offers Bhaitika

November 1, 2016 13:31 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 1: President Bidya Devi Bhandari offered Bhaitika to her younger brother Degendra Pandey at the auspicious hour of 11.52 am today on the occasion of the Bhaitika festival.

KATHMANDU, Oct 23: Qatar Airways has announced a special discount of 10 percent in airfare for Nepali travelers across its global network.

SAPTARI Oct 22: President Bidya Devi Bhandari today visited the famous Chhinnamasta goddess temple at the Chhinnamasta village in Saptari district and offered special worship.

KATHMANDU, Oct 11: Former King Gyanendra Shah offered tika to the general public on the occasion of the Bada Dashain festival, the greatest festival of the Nepalis, today.

LONDON, Oct 3: Students are being allowed to play mobile phone game Pokemon Go as part of their degree course.

KATHMANDU, Oct 2: Former King Gyanendra Shah on Sunday offered a sword at Pachali Bhairav Temple in capacity of a King.

Qatar offers 96 hours transit facility

September 30, 2016 21:30 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 30: In order to promote Qatar as a world-class stopover destination, Qatar Airways, Qatar Tourism Authority and Qatar's Ministry of Interior have announced a revised tourism visa scheme available to passengers transiting through Doha.

Etihad offers up to 30% saving on bookings

September 29, 2016 20:15 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is offering travellers from Nepal exciting savings of up to 30 percent on bookings when travelling with companions in the airline's premium cabins.

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: During his recent Nepal visit, the Adjutant General of Indian Army Lt Gen Rakesh Sharma on behalf of the Ministry of Defense of India announced a cash grant of Rs 320,000 for each of the 6,832 quake-affected former servicemen.

The store’s advertisement marks the second time the island has put out a call for people to migrate. In response to the rise of Donald Trump, the Canadian island offered to take in Americans as political refugees if the real estate mogul emerged victorious in the US presidential elections.

KATHMANDU, Aug 30: Aware about the government authorities' failure to stop pesticide-laced vegetables from reaching the market, and ultimately to their kitchens, many people are consciously choosing to buy organic vegetables.

KATHMANDU, Aug 28: Giving respite to consumers who have been badly hit by inflation and overpricing, the government has announced subsidized rates for essentials including cooking gas, lentils, rice, ghee, oil, sugar, paneer and goats throughout the upcoming festive season.

KATHMANDU, June 30: Small Farmers Development Bank (SFDB) has started disbursement of first livelihood restoration credit.

ILAM, July 5: Gone are the days when only Brahmins could read Sanskrit, only Janajatis could pursue Buddhist education and those from Kirant communities could go through the holy book of Kirant. Unlike in the past, anyone regardless of caste, creed, religion, sex and community can now read those holy books in order to gain knowledge. Toribari, situated at Barbote VDC ward number one in Ilam district, illustrates the paradigm shift.

KATHMANDU, July 1: Sagoon, a Washington DC based social media startup founded by Nepali immigrant to US, has announced an investment opportunity for accredited investors to buy as little as $5,000.

KATHMANDU, June 30: A social networking site established in the United States on Nepali investment – sagoon.com – has opened Initial Primary Offer (IPO) for the interested and eligible investors.

KATHMANDU, June 29: Small Farmers Development Bank (SFDB) has started disbursement of first livelihood restoration credit.

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