RUSSIA, July 11: England manager Gareth Southgate says he knew that the negative press about Russia leading up to this summer’s World Cup would not turn out to be true.

JHAPA, June 25: Dhanamaya Thapa, a resident of Shivasatakshi Municipality, would always worry about her future as she has no formal education. Though peasant’s life would not attract her, she used to think that she had no options. However, her future had something else for her in store.


February 21, 2018 11:51 am

You are whom I have witnessed. You are you, a hope, an insight, a person, who is close and handy support to my lame walks in the journey of my life. My friend, don’t worry I will also be behind you in every endeavor. I will stand before you when the entire world is against you. I will be your belief, your chaperone. I know you can accompany me for a short period of time. I know you cannot remain solitary from the transformation and dynamism happening in our society.

Lubbock, a city where dreams come true

December 16, 2017 12:22 pm

Every year thousands of Nepali students travel to the United States of America in pursuit of higher education. In the summer of 2011, I too boarded a flight to Lubbock, a beautiful city in Texas from the Tribhuvan International Airport. I was so overwhelmed that day, as it was my first time travelling abroad and I was going to be living on my own, away from family.

Ishwar Pokharel, general secretary of CPN-UML, won a landslide victory from Kathmandu-5, beating his Nepali Congress rival Prakash Sharan Mahat. He is a powerful member of CPN-UML. Republica caught up with him to discuss the party unification, new government and more. Excerpts:


November 13, 2017 11:18 am

Imagine a world where all were to live with wild dreams running up through everyone’s sleeve, Every wishes meant to be fulfilled; even selfish or cruel needs with greed!

Though set in Burma, ‘Prem Geet 2’ from the very start talks about nationalism and tries to promote the rich culture of Nepal throughout the film. The story gradually develops plot with a good five minutes of speech on nationalism and the brave Gorkhalis who fought beyond the national border.

NEW YORK, July 9: Actor Nelsan Ellis, best known for his memorable portrayal of Lafayette Reynolds on HBO's "True Blood," has died at the age of 39.

KATHMANDU, May 11: The ruling CPN (Maoist Center) has urged to carry out true investigation into the Jugu incident blaming the main opposition CPN -UML for being responsible in this.

Kanchan  Jha, 33, is the founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of Sano Paila, a local NGO established in 2006  focusing on youth empowerment in Birgunj. He is a freelance media producer for Al Jazeera and a pioneer in the field of youth empowerment in Nepal. Holding his firm belief to serve for humanity, Jha dedicated his life to social causes from the very early phase of his life. Jha spoke to Republica about the inspiration to start an organization, his experiences on venturing his journey and the setbacks he has come across throughout.

NAWALPARASI, Jan 29: A research team comprising representatives from Nepal, India and Bangladesh will be taking stock of the water resources' in these three countries.

NEW DELHI, Jan 24: Scientists will take the tape measure to Mount Everest to determine whether a massive earthquake in Nepal really did knock an inch off the world's tallest peak.

Prince Harry might have grown up surrounded by royalty, but — until this week — he hasn’t really been in the presence of true pop royalty.

KATHMANDU, July 2: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Prakash Man Singh today said that it would be a true tribute to the late former Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala once the constitution is put into practice fully.