Why ?

April 1, 2019 08:05 am

I have no reason behind the love I do behind the care my heart does and behind the affection my heart wants

I wonder why

February 23, 2019 10:57 am

In spite of their eyes On your beautiful smile It’s on your uncovered skin And still, the blame is on you

Why we lag behind

August 5, 2018 00:20 am

While the decision making executive positions are strictly male arena, women officers often get lost in the labyrinthine of the social and cultural gender constructs

KATHMANDU/ NEPALGUNJ, August 1: A week has elapsed since the main canal of Sikta Irrigation Project broke down during testing but the government remains non-responsive on the matter of a project which is meant for making an economic impact in Province 5.

Why Nepal is still in transition

July 30, 2018 01:00 am

Despite empowering the downtrodden, Maoist movement in essence facilitated larger section of society to get co-opted in conservative politics

KATHMANDU, July 27: Nepali Congress lawmaker Minendra Rijal questioned the rationale of the government to force Dr. Govinda KC for his 15th hunger strike when it eventually had to agree with the demands.

Why World Cup mattered

July 27, 2018 00:30 am

In geopolitical terms, if one were to name just two winners this year, the titles would have to go to Russia and France

Why are BRICS countries considered important?

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Final is just around the corner, as 1998 winners France prepare to face first-time finalists Croatia at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.

July 11: The World Population Day is a United Nations' initiative celebrated on the 11th of July every year. This day aims at spreading awareness about the exploding world population and the importance of reproductive health.

LEEDS, July 5: Over the course of two tumultuous decades, the US government has determinedly endeavored to destabilize, undermine and ultimately depose the democratically-elected government of Venezuela without pause. First they came for Hugo Chavez, then his successor Nicolas Maduro.

MOSCOW, July 3: Tuesday commemorates the 30th anniversary of the crash of Iran Air Flight 655, downed by the US guided missile cruiser Vincennes over the Persian Gulf. All 290 people on board, including 66 children, were killed in what is believed to be one of the worst disasters in the history of aviation.

Why parliamentary system?

June 28, 2018 09:30 am

The debate on directly elected presidential system demeans, disdains and denigrates people’s mandate and democratic achievements

Why the G7 is a zero

June 17, 2018 00:30 am

It has now been 17 years, and the G7 is still serving little other purpose than to keep its member states’ civil servants busy

Why do birds sing on spring ?

June 13, 2018 06:28 am

In spring, days are longer compared to winter. The warmer days activate hormones in the birds allowing them to know that its spring. Spring, for them, is seasons of possibilities. The season also ensures plenty of food acting as a stimulant for mating.  Male birds sing to attract their female counterparts, and also to mark territories.

Many Instagram users took to Twitter and other social media platforms to vent their frustration with the photo and video-sharing app.

KATHMANDU, May 17: As the major communist parties, CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) have merged, leaders of different political parties delivered mix reactions.

KATHMANDU, May 10: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is coming to Nepal on a two-day visit. Prime Minister Modi is scheduled to arrive in Nepal on May 11-12 at the invitation of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.

After conquering India and fighting two wars against the Gorkhali Army, the victorious British did not colonize what's now Nepal, for good reason.

Why earlier bid was terminated

May 2, 2018 09:32 am

KATHMANDU, May 2: In June, 2014, the evaluation of proposals for building the Mugling-Narayanghat road section was in the final leg and the Department of Road was waiting for the final response from the World Bank, the financer of the project, to sign the contract agreement and kick start works.

Why NEPSE fell

April 26, 2018 01:00 am

Fundamental principles of economics do not apply in Nepali capital market. Is there different dynamics playing out behind the scene? Perhaps

Why 500 years in jail for two Goans shouldn’t stun you

Why I said TU is dead

March 14, 2018 01:30 am

Serious intellectual effort made by few ideal professors is not enough to produce the force strong enough to propel intellectual engine of a university

KOLKATA, Mar 12: Vishnu Chowdhary, CEO of the Concor-operated Himalayan Terminal at Birgunj in Nepal, is worried.

March 4: Nothing beats a trip to McDonald’s - be it for breakfast, a mid-shopping trip lunch, or a late-night box of 20 McNuggets.

March 3: He's going to the Oscars for the first time in four decades - but Star Wars' Mark Hamill says he'd rather be watching the ceremony in his pyjamas.

World’s population increasingly urban: 80% live within 1 HR of a city

Why #rageagainstrape?

February 20, 2018 05:30 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: Sexual violence against girls and women has gripped media attention in intervals.

KATHMANDU: After four days of intense backache, Shristi Thapa (name changed) finally decided to head to visit a physician in a prominent hospital in Kathmandu.

Philippe Coutinho has said that the chance to “win big titles” and learn from the likes of Lionel Messi were two of the many reasons he signed for Barcelona last month.

I wonder why!

February 7, 2018 10:33 am

I wonder how much a person can please others just to make sure that they do not ruin a relationship. I wonder how much a person can pretend that they are okay when in reality they are hurt deep inside by the ignorance of the efforts that they put to make others happy.

Why only two options?

January 25, 2018 09:39 am

Does taking science as a major subject in higher education tells that a student is genius, intelligent or of higher spirit? Can’t students enhance their skills required for a promising career through other streams? It is disheartening that many people are not aware about other faculties except science and management, even students don’t know.

Haldi doodh is famous for curing injuries and treating cold and cough. Haldi or turmeric is a powerful Indian super-food which has been used for centuries to heal ailments and has been proven to be a great form of alternative medicine. But, other than its medicinal and therapeutic properties, haldi doodh is great for weight loss as well.

Why you should get your hearing checked

January 14, 2018 12:01 pm

Jan 14: Ten million people in the UK - one in six of us - have some degree of hearing loss.

Books might seem boring to many people as many say they feel sleepy as soon as they open a book. But that is because they are usually forced to read course books or the types of books that adults want them to read. People are so busy sticking their nose in other people’s businesses through online media, and gossiping about celebs that they don’t even know about. But books are fun to read.

Why Education 4.0?

January 10, 2018 12:28 pm

I spent exactly two decades of my life for better education. I’m now realizing that all the education I’ve gotten and am getting is incomplete. I remember those moments, studying for entire nights, mugging in loud voices and memorizing things every morning and evening to pass school exams.

Coconut is your mantra for good health in winter, here's why!

Scientists have identified chemical changes deep in the brain that drive nicotine addiction. This might lead to new treatments for the condition.

A difference in brain structure makes boys callous and unemotional, says a new study.

Why? Every time

December 13, 2017 08:24 am

We’ve built fences around us They touch the sky

President Donald Trump changed his story Saturday on why he fired Michael Flynn as his national security adviser, now suggesting he knew at the time that Flynn had lied to the FBI as well as to Vice President Mike Pence about his contacts with Russians during the presidential transition.

Why parties are wooing Nepalis abroad?

November 17, 2017 07:23 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 16 : They comprise nearly a third of Nepal’s population of eligible voters. But they cannot vote because they are working outside the country. However, this demographic has a potential of altering poll outcomes.

Doctors have warned for years that Americans are not getting enough sleep, with health consequences ranging from drowsy driving and irritability to an increased risk of dementia, heart disease and early death. Now, a recent study suggests that one particular type of sleep may be especially important when it comes to how the brain responds to stressful situations.

Do fireworks scare your dog? He/she’s not alone. While fireworks are fun for humans, the loud, unexpected sounds of fireworks cause stress and anxiety for a lot of dogs. Here are 11 things to know about why your dog gets anxious and what you can do to help.

Why the alliance?

October 9, 2017 00:31 am

The new left alliance is a strategic alliance, with the ultimate goal of building a powerful socialist center

MUMBAI, Oct 5: While many B-town stars stay in the headlines by talking about themselves on various platforms, actress Anushka Sharma says that she believes in show and tell, not talking.

KATHMANDU, Sept 13: Unsatisfied with the clarifications furnished by Dolindra Prasad Sharma, chairman and general manager of Sajha Prakashan, the Ministry of Education (MoE) on Tuesday sought further clarifications asking  'why he should not be sacked'.

Why amendment failed

August 29, 2017 01:30 am

A constitution amendment bill needs to be judged on whether it is welcomed by domestic constituencies, not on whether it gives ‘face saver’ to outsiders.

Why the delay?

August 27, 2017 00:36 am

It is strange that even though the government says it is committed to holding both provincial and federal elections on November 26, the vital tasks of constituency delimitation and drafting of election-related laws have been needlessly delayed. The Election Commission has already said that it cannot prepare for elections without relevant laws. But with just three months to go for the all-important twin elections, there does not seem to be any sense of urgency.

KATHMANDU, August 23: Executive Director of Nepal Oil Corporation, Gopal Khadka faces several accusations. The latest of such accusations is his involvement in the Rs 670 million land deal scam. But nobody has dared to take any action against him.