A photo exhibition by photographer Deepak Tolange kicked off on Thursday at IOE, Pulchowk Campus, Lalitpur. The photo exhibition is organized by the Embassy of Germany and Goethe-Zentrum Institute to celebrate 60 years of friendship between Nepal and Germany.

Changes in Panauti on exhibition

January 6, 2019 17:50 pm

The pictorial display studies the system of meanings in its relations with urban forms, and a way of life in which the past and the new forces of change coexist.

KATHMANDU, Dec 3: Yomari Punhi and Udhauli festivals were observed across the country on Saturday.

The sixth edition of ‘IME-Global IME Bank Nepal Photo Contest 2075’ kicked  off on Wednesday at Nepal Art Council, Baber Mahal. The exhibition features 160 photographs selected from about 7,000 photographs from submissions of approximately 1,000 amateurs and professional photographers.

KATHMANDU, July 28: The supporters of Dr Govinda KC have thanked all the people for their support in making the strike a success at a program organized at Maitighar Mandala.

Best of Tour de France, 2018.

KATHMANDU, July 20: Kathmandu Kora Cycling Challenge is being organized in the Kathmandu Valley on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, July 19: After landing in Tudikhel, Dr Govinda KC has been rushed to Maharajgunj based Teaching Hospital.

NASA has released an image showing “spiders” on Mars, small darks spots on the reddish landscape with tendrils one could easily perceive as tiny legs. The marks were captured by the NASA

KATHMANDU, July 7: A demonstraiton has been held in the capital in suport of Seninor Surgeon Dr Govinda KC who is staging a fast-unto-death demanding reforms in medical sector in Jumla since last eight days.

KATHMANDU, July 5: Here are the award winning photographs from “Nepal Photo Contest – 2018” organized by Photo Journalist Club on the six different categories such as Culture and Tourism, Daily Life, Nature and Wildlife, Nepal smiles, News, Sports and Photo of the year.

KATHMANDU, July 5: Photojournalist duo Dipendra Rokka and Pratik Rayamajhi of Nepal Republic Media, has bagged Nepal Photo Contest-2018 award.

Resisting rain!!! (Photo feature)

July 2, 2018 18:27 pm

KATHMANDU, July 2: As the whole country is experiencing active monsoon since Saturday, the usage of raincoats could be seen in increasing number in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, June 21: International Yoga Day is being celebrated by organizing various programs and conducting yoga asanas across the globe.

MOSCOW, June 14: The World Cup kicks off in Russia Thursday (Jun 14) as the host nation take on Saudi Arabia in front of 81,000 people in Moscow after President Vladimir Putin officially declares the tournament open.

KATHMANDU, June 14: Nepal Communist Party led by Biplav, Nepali Communist Party led by Rishi Ram Kattel and Nepal Communist Party (Revolutionary Maoist) jointly organized a protest rally at Shanti Batika, Ratnapark in the capital on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, June 13: Football fans are eagerly waiting for June 14 when the FIFA World Cup starts. See each stadium along with the matches it will hold in the world cup fixture.

Two Nepali photography projects, ‘Eclipse’ by Sagar Chhetri, and ‘Feminist Memory Project’ by Nepal Picture Library, have been recognized and selected to receive support from the prestigious Magnum Foundation Fund. Magnum Foundation Fund is a US-based program that supports photographers around the world to expand creativity and diversity in the field.

KATHMANDU, June 6: Photo Journalist (PJ) Club has announced its 5th edition of IME- Global IME Bank Photo Contest and Exhibition 2018. The competition was announced amid a function organized in the capital on Wednesday.

On World Environment Day, here's some plastic facts that one should be aware about.

KATHMANDU, May 31: It has already been a year; Mayor Bidhya Sundar Shakya took in charge of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC).

BHAKTAPUR, May 26: Some three and a half decades ago,  farmer  Dhruba Prajapati was heading for his fields in Bhaktapur. As usual, he carried his two small kids in a kharpan (shoulder bamboo with baskets dangling from either end). Unbeknownst to Prajapati, somebody captured the image in a camera. A few weeks ago, he was able to see the picture.

KATHMANDU, May 17: Both the party chairpersons looked excited on the day of the party unification between the CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center).

A New Life (photo feature)

May 12, 2018 09:50 am

My grandmother always reminded me about the importance of trees, and explained how without them our lives would be worthless. They give us air. Every season they gift us with their beauty enriching a place with aesthetic value.

LUMBINI, April 30: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has inaugurated a program on the occasion of the 2562nd Buddha Jayanti extending  best wishes to all those who believe in the message of peace, non-violence, harmony and co-existence of Gautam Buddha including to the Buddhist community.

Tents are gathered at Everest Base Camp on April 21. The route is a busy gateway for tourists, climbers and porters heading to the Mount Everest region in Nepal.

BHAKTAPUR, April 28: A little girl of around 10  rides comfortably astride her father’s shoulders as they watch the merry  crowds  in the historic town of Bhaktapur. A jatra is underway and the ambiance is festive. The touching sight of the child-man bond catches the attention of a passing tourist. He feels moved enough to capture it  in his camera . It was 1968 and the photographer was Jim Coleman. Half a century later, the chance photo has caught up with the father and child, and with Coleman also.

KATHMANDU, April 26: Photo Journalist Club Nepal (PJC) has unveiled the photo book named 'Nepal Land of Contrast-2016' on the occasion of 90th national photojournalism day on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, April 21: 13th Darbar Marg Street Festival was organized on Saturday to mark Nepali New Year 2075.

KATHMANDU, April 18: The Honorary Consulate of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Nepal has organized a special exhibition celebrating the natural, cultural, and historical heritage of Bosnia and Herzegovina in pictures to promote tourism of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Jubilant Jatra (Photo feature)

April 15, 2018 18:16 pm

BHAKTAPUR, April 15: The locals of Bhaktapur celebrated annual Sindoor Jatra or the festival of vermilion. The festival is celebrated to welcome the spring.

KAILALI, April 12: The investment over the cricket players is increasing in the City of Cricket, Dhangadhi.

KATHMANDU, April 3: Bajrayogini Jatra at Sankhu is celebrated every year in the month of April (Chaitra/Baishak) for eight-long days where the idols of the Gods from the Bajrayogini temple are brought down to the town and carried around the entire town.

KATHMANDU, April 2: Nabina Lama emerged into mainstream politics from student revolution.

KATHMANDU, March 26: The chariot festival of the Seto Machindranath has begun on Sunday. The chariot started rolling from Jamal, in front of Teen Dhara Pathsala.

SEE 2074 photo feature

March 22, 2018 16:43 pm

KATHMANDU, March 22: The first examination of secondary education examination (SEE) 2074 BS  was held successfully in all the 1,956 exam centres across the country today.

MARCH 19: Karnali Rafting and Adventure Private Limited Kailali collaborating with Humla Rafting and Water travel service started rafting from Humla’s famous pilgrimage Kharpunath Shiva Temple upto Yangchu corner from Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Mar 18: The locals have celebrated the annual chariot festival of Pahan Charhe at Ason, Kathmandu on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, March 17: The annual festival of Ghode Jatra, also known as the Horse Racing Day which falls in the Nepali month of Chaitra, has been celebrated in the Kathmandu Valley with gusto on Saturday.

HUMLA, March 16: Humla experienced heavy snowfall on Thursday. The freezing temperature along with snowfall has affected daily activities of people in the district. However, farmers are happy that the snowfall would help contribute to grow crops and vegetables in the district.

Air disaster (With photo and video)

March 12, 2018 20:42 pm

KATHMANDU, Mar 12: 49 passengers are confirmed dead and several others injured as a Bombardier Dash Q-400 aircraft operated by US-Bangla Airlines crashed while landing at the Tribhuvan International Airport on Monday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, March 9: Prasanna Bajracharya's photo has bagged the #PhotoNepal (Winter) Theme contest. Bajracharya's photo won the title ahead of 509 photos submitted by 230 photographers from across the country in the contest organized by Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) in association with Photo Journalists (PJ) Club.

KATHMANDU, March 10: Photojournalist Prasanna Bajracharya has won Photo Nepal, a photography contest with 'winter' theme, leaving behind 509 photos submitted by 230 photographers from across the country.

KATHMANDU, March 8: On the occasion of 108th International Women's Day, a parade was held here in the capital on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Mar 5: A guard of honor has been offered to Prime Minister of Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi at at the VVIP lounge of the Sainik Manch, Tundikhel. Nepal Army offered a 19-gun salute in honor of Pakistani Prime Minister Abbasi.

Photo feature: Oath-taking ceremony

March 5, 2018 13:40 pm

KATHMANDU, Mar 5: Swearing-in ceremony of the members of National Assembly and Lawmakers of the House of Representatives at the Parliament building in New Baneshwar, Kathmandu on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Mar4: Thousands of people came together at Tundikhel in the capital on Saturday under the banner 'Buddha was Born in Nepal' and chanted Dhammapada, a collection of the teachings of Lord Buddha, with the aim of setting a new world record.

March 3: Holi revelers celebrating the festival of color in Kailali (top row) and in Birgunj on Friday. Eighteen tarai districts celebrated the festival on the day.

KATHMANDU, March 1: Holi festival, one of the biggest festivals, has been celebrated at Basantapur area in the capital with much fanfare.

KATHMANDU, March 1: The Holi, which is also known as the festival of colors, is being celebrated across the country on Thursday.