Sushant Singh Rajput, the Bollywood actor, is no more and the news of his suicide is unfortunate. His last Instagram post was a collage of his mother along with his picture, which he captioned it poetically, ‘Blurred past evaporating from teardrops, unending dreams carving an arc of smile and a fleeting life, negotiating between the two...Maa.’

How many times have we seen something that we felt was wrong and said to ourselves, “If I could, I would have…,If it were up to me, I would…,or If I were the prime minister of the country, I would have changed such and such”? We all have our own problems and issues with the twisted ways in which the world seems to function. There are many things that irk us and that we think should change if the society is to prosper as a whole. If given a chance, what’s that one rule you would implement to make the world a better place?

What’s wrong with Passport Bill?

June 27, 2019 01:00 am

Problem with the Passport Bill is not with power of the executive to deny or cancel passport but with absence of clear grounds on which the executive can write for denial and cancellation

Never Changing Water Scarcity

June 13, 2019 11:00 am

Clean drinking water is scarce and there are millions of people across this globe who spend their entire day searching for it.

JANAKPUR, June 6: Janaki Medical College (JMC), which was once struggling due to disputes between shareholders over the ownership, has shown progress in the past one year since the college came under a single ownership.

JUMLA, Feb 23 :A year ago, 18-year-old Anjana Jaisi of Guthichaur Rural Municipality-4 tied the nuptial knot.

Over The Roads

December 6, 2018 09:45 am

Driving over the narrow streets of Kathmandu is not a piece of cake and encountering bunch of problems on the way isn’t an uncommon thing either. A town-centre bottleneck having a nine-mile traffic jam requires a significant amount of patience to keep the composure stable. Beyond that, 2 out of 10 lose their placidness and try overhauling the vehicles which ultimately makes traffic police crack up their sincere mentoring. Loud horns and blares of traffic make the road more distressing.

KATHMANDU, July 19: Nepal and India have agreed to address the difficulties faced by various Indian-funded projects in Nepal to ensure their timely completion.

CHITWAN, July 16: Madi Municipality in Chitwan, the only place in the country with underground electricity lines, has been facing electricity cut-offs for the last two weeks.

KANCHANPUR, July 15: The locals from Bailakundi of Krishnapur Municipality-4 in the district have been elated after their representatives began working for the upgrading of the local road.

DANG, June 24: Three months after the formation of the provincial assembly in Province 5, lawmakers of the province are yet to get their badge, which is often considered as their identity.

The types of colors and patterns that a person chooses to wear could be a warning sign of weight problems, a new study suggests.

KATHMANDU, May 12: CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal has urged visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address the problems related to the liaison office of Indian Embassy in Biratnagar and Nepal-India border.

IRAN, May 8: Iran's president on Tuesday warned the country could face "some problems" ahead of President Donald Trump's decision on whether to pull out of its nuclear deal with world powers.

The world thinks our problem has been solved after Canada and United States gave shelter to 112,000 ...

Problems and pressures

March 16, 2018 07:35 am

The compulsion to whip out our phones and take a shot of our food before we dig in, no matter how hungry we are, or snap and upload a picture before we do anything at all on a trip somewhere has never been great.

KATHMANDU, March 11: Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara has expressed the belief that the country could achieve economic prosperity as well as maintain good governance and rule of law if all problems are resolved through parliament.

JAJARKOT, Nov 23: Employees deputed for conducting the elections have been facing problems to reach remote villages of Jajarkot district without road connectivity.

BIRATNAGAR, September 12: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba said the government is not facing any difficulties due to the election code.

LIVERPOOL, August 23: Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp has said he has no problems with Barcelona target Philippe Coutinho and is ready to welcome the Brazilian back into the squad after he recovers from illness and injury.

When Nicholas Young hears that his grandmother, Su Yi, is on her deathbed, he rushes to be by her bedside—but he’s not alone. The entire Shang-Young clan has convened from all corners of the globe to stake claim on their matriarch’s massive fortune. With each family member vying to inherit Tyersall Park—a trophy estate on 64 prime acres in the heart of Singapore—Nicholas’s childhood home turns into a hotbed of speculation and sabotage.

KATHMANDU, July 30: Minister for Information and Communications, Mohan Bahadur Basnet, has said that he would take necessary initiatives on behalf of the ministry to resolve problems of working journalists.

KATHMANDU, July 19: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Home Ministry, and the Ministry of Labor and Employment, have been pressed to ensure strong and efficient coordination to resolve the problems relating to foreign employments.

KATHMANDU, July 11: The Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has said that some problems have appeared in the central transmission system due to the flooding.

KATHMANDU, July 2: Minister for Labor and Employment Farmullah Mansur has expressed the government's seriousness to resolve the problems of laborers.

The people in provinces 1, 2, 5 and 7 are eagerly waiting for the second round of local level elections slated for June 28. The country has long been battling against irregularities at various levels due to the absence of local representatives. So, the declaration of election has revived hopes for a better and developed nation. Nepal Republic Media on Thursday organized an interaction program with various dignitaries and stakeholders of Nepalgunj on what should be done to develop the sub-metropolis. Here are some excerpts

KATHMANDU, Mar 1: The Finance Committee of the parliament has formed a sub-committee to look into the problems in the banking and financial system including the ongoing shortage of lendable funds in bank and financial institutions (BFIs).

LAHAN, Jan 22: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Sunday viewed that all should come together to amend the constitution which is only the way to address the issues specially raised by Madhes, and indigenous community.

BIRATNAGAR, Jan 4: Chairman of the Sadbhavana Party Rajendra Mahato has said that the country cannot move ahead unless the political problems are solved.

Small investors and big problems

December 23, 2016 03:54 am

What was once the preserve of a niche section of society, professional investors, businessmen and the well to do has suddenly gone mainstream.

BIRATNAGAR, Dec 4: There lies no problem in the sale and distribution of petroleum products in the eastern region, said Eastern Regional Office of the Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC).

CHITWAN, Nov 18: Minister for Land Reform and Management Bikram Pandey has assured the resolution of issues related to the landless squatters forever.

Problems! Well, we face it every day, every moment and everywhere.

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct 11:  Samsung Electronics said Tuesday that it is discontinuing production of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones permanently, a day after it halted global sales of the star-crossed devices.

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Minister for Land Reform and Management Bikram Pandey has pledged to address the problems of freed Haliyas (bonded tillers).  "I will not let their hope for a change in their life end into disappointment. The government has prioritised the problems of the freed Haliyas, taking them as a problem of the state," he said.

SOLUKHUMBU, Sept 20: Chairman of the Federal Socialist Forum Nepal, Upendra Yadav, has said that he was confident that Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal would resolve the problems surfaced in Madhes.

BHAKTAPUR, Sept 17: Minister for Urban Development, Arjun Narsing KC, has said the government would move ahead by resolving problems gradually.

KATHMANDU, Sept 11: Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Development Ministry Hitraj Pandey has expressed his commitment to resolve problems facing the Local Restructuring Commission (LRC) in relation to the demarcation of local units.

CHITWAN, Sept 9: Minister for Education Dhaniram Poudel has stated that there was fault in process of opening a new university adding that such mistake has appended the dispute between the Tribhuvan University and new universities.

LALITPUR, Aug 18: Speaker Onsari Gharti has said people from every caste, religion and community in the country are capable to run the country.

NT says recharge problems resolved

August 7, 2016 17:41 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 7: The Nepal Telecom (NT) has said that the problems in recharge system have been solved from Sunday afternoon.

Problems of PhD students

June 18, 2016 08:24 am

This is just a story of a Ph.D. student, and now we can imagine how getting Dr. in front of our names is making some students mental patients.

CHITWAN, June 11: Nepali Congress Central Committee member Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat has said that the existing problems should be resolved by forming a national consensus government. Speaking at a news conference organized by Chitwan chapter of Press Union here Saturday, leader Mahat said, "The incumbent government cannot resolve the problems of the people. So the national consensus government should be formed as soon as possible."