Visionary thinkers like Alan Turing created the groundwork for contemporary artificial intelligence (AI) with his groundbreaking work in the 1950s, marking the beginning of AI's journey. Turing's concept of a machine that could simulate any human intelligence, encapsulated in the Turing Test, ignited a search that continues today. The early days of AI saw the development of simple programs designed to mimic human problem-solving and play games.

KATHMANDU, July 3: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the government would act more aggressively against corruption, setting a new revolution for good-governance.

Can Navalny take down Putin?

February 14, 2021 08:00 am

As the Kremlin’s response to the protests has shown, Putin and the state are one and the same. That makes toppling him a particularly difficult proposition.

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that Nepali communists have a tendency of turning corrupt once they come into the power despite having a political background of contributing to revolutionary changes in the country.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Chairperson of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Thursday said that the things which used to be considered impossible have turned easy and possible only because of the right principle and leadership.

Revolution Europe needs

December 20, 2018 00:30 am

The uprising that Europe needs will not happen in the streets of Paris or Brussels, but within the EU’s paralyzed institutions

DANG, Nov 21: In 2001, Yogendra KC of Ramechhap joined the then Maoist insurrection with a strong determination to bring revolution and overthrow the state. He was a Maoist platoon commander and put his life on the line for the sake of so-called change.

Economic revolution

July 10, 2018 01:30 am

The communist transformation of Nepal enters its final phase with a battle against the concentration of wealth and private sector businesses

Infant information revolution

June 20, 2018 01:00 am

Billions of people nowadays carry a tracking device that continually violates their privacy. We have put Big Brother in our pockets

DUBLIN, May 27: Ireland’s prime minister on Saturday hailed the culmination of “a quiet revolution” in what was once one of Europe’s most socially conservative countries after a landslide referendum vote to liberalize highly restrictive laws on abortion.

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said the Nepali revolution marked with special features has entered into a new phase.

KATHMANDU, Dec 13: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has stated that the recent elections of a federal parliament and provincial assemblies are the revolutions of the public mandate.

Rooftop revolution

December 10, 2017 01:43 am

Our analysis suggests that over the long run, electricity from rooftop solar with net metering will be cheaper than electricity from the grid

GAUSHALA, Nov 23: Member of presidium of Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN), Rajendra Mahato has announced that Madhesh government will provide Rs 5 million to the families of those killed during the Madhes revolution.

Kathmandu: The clothing store Forever 21 Nepal was officially launched with a runway show at Hyatt Regency, Boudha on Sunday. The event was produced and managed by JST Productions.

New revolution possible: Baidya

November 7, 2017 15:27 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 7:  CPN (Revolutionary Maoist) chair Mohan Baidya has insisted on the need of a new revolution under the leadership of working class people, stating that such revolution is possible as well.

The next revolution

September 23, 2017 00:45 am

Let us give an ultimatum of two or three months to the CIAA to start investigating high-level corruption cases

The American Revolution

KATHMANDU, June 20: “Quality of content is the key to success for both digital and print media. There should not be competition between print and digital media. But they should move together and digital media should be taken as revolution not as evolution,” said Helena Phua, executive vice president, Asia Pacific, The New York Times, in an interactive session held on Monday at Hyatt Regency Kathmandu, Bouddha.

MIAMI, March 31: SpaceX chief Elon Musk hailed a “revolution in spaceflight” after blasting off a recycled rocket for the first time Thursday, using a booster that had previously flown cargo to the International Space Station.

Libya revolution

February 17, 2017 02:15 am

February 2017 marks eight years of the beginning of the Arab Spring protest of 2011 in Libya, which led to the ousting and ultimate death of Muammar Gaddafi (the deposed leader of Libya). My project team and I were on one of the last commercial flights leaving Libya at that time and though now it is a good story to tell, it could have gone horribly wrong.

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: Maniharsha Diagnostic Centre has launched GE Healthcare’s Revolution Gemstone Spectral Imaging (GSI) ultra-low dose 512 slice spectral 4D dynamic scanners in Nepal.

A new revolution

December 24, 2016 00:15 am

Our aim should be that when our students write, even in Nepali, it is worth translating into many other languages

Infographics: The American revolution

December 21, 2016 00:05 am

The American revolution

JUMLA, Oct 18: Gone are the days when Lal Bhadur Buda from Pansaya of Malika Thanta used to walk a whole day to go to Khalanga just to make a call to his son, who was studying in Surkhet.

The health revolution

September 23, 2016 04:30 am

He can’t stress enough about the harmful effects of lead on the human body and has been working relentlessly to raise awareness on this issue for more than a decade now.

Whither economic revolution?

September 20, 2016 00:30 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: The country is celebrating first anniversary of the promulgation of the new constitution. One year on, the constitution that was expected to end political transition spanning almost seven decades and bring stability has still been revolving around the politics, pushing the economic agenda on the back burner.

The toilet revolution

September 6, 2016 00:15 am

Bill Gates and Indian PM Modi should be applauded for tackling a mundane but crucial subject of toilets

BEIJING, Sept 2: As coaches take notes, teenagers dribble footballs through a course of cones on Ritan Middle School's gleaming artificial field in eastern Beijing, part of a massive program to promote soccer as a pillar of China's rise to global prominence.

Crafting a revolution

August 30, 2016 00:15 am

Mahabir Pun’s idea of a 50-crore hydro fund and allocating a portion of generated revenue to an innovation center is logical