Opinion

What Does the US Want in Syria ? access_timeफागुन ९, २०७४

- Christopher R Hill    After seven years of bloodshed across shifting battlefronts, the conflict in Syria has become so complicated that a workable resolution seems all but impossible anytime soon. And the United States' failure to d...

The Nepalese People's War: An Appraisal access_timeफागुन ८, २०७४

The People’s War of Nepal has to be viewed positively at the South Asia-Pacific level as one of the key historical events that changed the certain patterns of human society in the recent history contributing particular dimensions to the global po...

Once shunned, skate now catches fancy of youths access_timeफागुन ६, २०७४

Kathmandu - Sandip Shah Thakuri, an 11th grader at the Grameen College, Koteshwar spends two hours daily practicing skating.  Sandip dashes to the International Sports Complex at Satdobato after 2 pm every day for skating which is his passion. He...

Indian PM Modi congratulates Oli, invites for India visit access_timeफागुन ४, २०७४

Bhaktapur - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has extended congratulation and best wishes to Nepal's newly appointed Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.  In a telephone call at 10.30 PM Thursday, Indian PM Modi expressed his best wishes for the s...

'Human rights activists becoming target of perpetrators' access_timeमाघ २५, २०७४

Hetauda, Makawanpur,  Human right activists fighting against violence against women (VAW) are becoming target of perpetrators lately, said a woman right activist Aarati Pathak.  Talking to Rastriya Samachar Samiti, Pathak, also the distric...

First Obor China-Nepal Lacquer Art Exhibition drawing audiences access_timeमाघ २४, २०७४

Kathmandu,  The First Obor China-Nepal Lacquer Art Exhibition with the theme 'Reaching the Summit' has caught the fancy of Nepali audiences.  Organised with the objective of contributing to the promotion of cultural relations betwe...

Annually 2,000 people lose lives in road accidents access_timeमाघ २३, २०७४

Kathmandu,  As many 12 2,000 people lost their lives to road accident in Nepal annually.  According to the data provided by Nepal Police, total 8,982 people had lost their lives to raod mishaps in the past five years.  Number of de...

Medicine shortage hits health posts in rural Myagdi access_timeमाघ २२, २०७४

Myagdi,  The only health post at Gurja of Dhawalagiri rural municipality-1 is reeling under shortage of medicines.  The health post has not been getting the medicines that are provided by the government for free distribution to the public ...

Province No 2 having first historic session today access_timeमाघ २१, २०७४

Mahendranagar, Dhanusha, Feb 4 (RSS): The Province Assembly of Province No 2 is having its first historic meeting here at the Education Office and Teachers' Training Centre-turned province assembly at Kuwarampur, Janakpurdham today.  Furnitur...

Province-3, SA meeting concludes access_timeमाघ १८, २०७४

Hetauda, Members at the State Assembly of Province-3 have called for unity among all to maintain political stability and good governance as per the public mandate.  Speaking in the first meeting of the Province-3 here in Hetauda (temporary capi...

Govt to make transport sector child-labour free access_timeमाघ १८, २०७४

Kathmandu, The government has launched a campaign to relieve public transport sector of child labour.  In the first phase under the child labour-free public transportation drive, various awareness programmes are being launched through various med...

Ex-Maoist fighter Dilmaya who stood firm despite adversities now serves as SA member access_timeमाघ १६, २०७४

Baglung, She was barely three years into marriage when her husband was killed in a cross firing during the Maoist decade long insurgency in the country.  With additional responsibility to raise 14 months daughter (Dipti) alone, and continue the r...

Two million kgs firewood used annually for cremation in Aryaghat access_timeमाघ ८, २०७४

Kathmandu, A total of two million kgs of firewood worth around Rs 20 million is used annually for the cremation of dead bodies in Aryaghat.  The Timber Corporation of Nepal has been providing firewood in a subsidized rate for the purpose. TCN G...

Survey Department team in Birgunj to look into border pillar row access_timeमाघ ७, २०७४

Parsa,  A team of the Survey Department has arrived in Birgunj today to investigate into the border dispute that has surfaced at Chhapkaiya of Birgunj Meropolitan City-1.  The dispute is related to the sub-pillar of the Pillar Number 392, th...

Jajarkot viral fever yet to be controlled, even three weeks into the epidemic access_timeपुस २६, २०७४

-Hemanta KC  Jajarkot,  Viral fever that is taking its toll at Junichande rural municipality in the district is yet to be contained, even around three weeks into the epidemic. So far 12 persons died of the disease in the district, while more...

No health workers and medicines reach disease-ridden Badkule even after nine deaths access_timeपुस २३, २०७४

- Hemanta KC  Jajarkot, Nine persons have died of cough and cold, and fever that have spread in the district for the past week, but neither health workers nor medicines have reached remote Badkule in the district so far. More than 800 people have...

A remote Chepang village in Dhading in the throes of famine access_timeपुस २३, २०७४

- Sitaram Adhikari  Malekhu, Dhading,  Famine has gripped the people of the impoverished Chepang community at Brushabang of Benighat Rorang rural municipality in southern belt of Dhading district in the midst of thw winter cold.  They ...

U.S.-DPRK relations to be Trump's biggest 2018 foreign policy challenge, experts say access_timeपुस २१, २०७४

  -By Matthew Rusling  WASHINGTON,  Washington's relations with Pyongyang are expected to be U.S. President Donald Trump's greatest foreign policy challenge in 2018, as tensions continue to simmer between the two nations, U.S...

Sky-blue is the colour of House of Representatives and red that of Upper House access_timeपुस १९, २०७४

- Narayan Neupane  Kathmandu, The Legislature-Parliament Secretariat is using different colours of upholstery and carpet to refurbish the House of Representatives and the National Assembly meeting halls so as to give them their distinct identity....

Earthquake victims facing problem in reconstruction for lack of construction materials access_timeपुस १८, २०७४

- Nabin Babu Adhikari  Sindhuli, The earthquake victims of Sindhuli are facing problem in constructing their houses due to the short supply of construction materials in the district.  There is crunch of construction materials like hardware ...