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Post Report 22 Sep 10:26 AM

A woman armed with a handgun opened fire at the Rite Aid Company in Maryland, United States on Thursday, killing four persons including a Nepali woman. Read Full Story »

Myanmar crush Nepal hopes

Post Report 22 Sep 08:57 AM

Nepal crashed out of the AFC U-16 Women’s Championship Qualifier with a demoralising 11-1 loss at the hands of a clinical Myanmar team on Friday. Read Full Story »

Uniglobe College upgrades facilities for students

Post Report 22 Sep 08:53 AM

Uniglobe College has launched an incubation centre, a communication lab and a financial lab in order to provide multi-faceted education to its students. Read Full Story »

Strong dollar makes imports dearer as festivals approach

Bibek Subedi 22 Sep 08:29 AM

A rising US dollar is going to make the upcoming festive season painful for the general public as dearer imports will force them to fork out more cash to buy the same amount of goods. Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) fixed the exchange rate of the US dollar at Rs116.10 on Thursday. Compared to the beginning of the current fiscal year which started in mid-July, the Nepali rupee has depreciated by almost Rs7 per dollar.Read Full Story »

Time and again, love

Richa Bhattarai 22 Sep 08:14 AM

There are books we like because with their dazzling beauty, they make us say ‘wow!’. Others, far fewer in number, weave in an element of surprise or novelty so thought-provoking, we can just whisper a soft ‘Oh!’ Matt Haig’s twelfth novel ‘How to Stop Time’ is one of the latter. Read Full Story »

To the rescue

Tri Ratna Manandhar 22 Sep 08:14 AM

It was July of 1993 and the rains would not stop. Torrential rain for several days led to a flood the kinds Kathmandu had never seen before, or since. The raging waters washed away the roads and bridges connecting the Kathmandu Valley to the rest of Nepal, virtually isolating the Capital. The only possible connection was through the air, not just for immediate rescue and relief operations, but also the supply of essential goods. Read Full Story »

Peeling away the layers

Timothy Aryal 22 Sep 08:13 AM

The nature of identity is twofold: First is physical identity—the tangible things that everyone can see and feel, comprised essentially of the people and physical structures. The second type of identity is the metaphysical identity of a place which is far more elusive and harder to define. It does not involve the superficial aspects of society and one has to dig beneath the surface to find it—it exists in the festivals, everyday rituals, and most of all, in the art and the music that people make. Read Full Story »

Tiger, tiger, burning bright

Adarsh Man Sherchan 22 Sep 08:13 AM

in December 2015, researchers at the Center for Molecular Dynamics-Nepal (CMDN) received an urgent call from the Nepal Police’s Central Investigation Bureau (CIB). Tiger specimens confiscated from poachers needed urgent forensic examination, they said. Read Full Story »

Parched City

Chandan Kumar Mandal 22 Sep 08:13 AM

Bhawana Dhital, a resident of Nayathimi, Bhaktapur, had yet another difficult summer this year. With the water supply from public pipelines inconsistent and limited, Dhital had to rely on commercial water tankers to meet her eight-member family’s daily needs. Read Full Story »

Post Report 22 Sep 08:05 AM

Two doctors at Janakpur Zonal Hospital have been accused of taking bribe to prepare a medical report to protect a child rapist. Read Full Story »

Ten parliamentary panel chiefs sworn in

Post Report 22 Sep 08:05 AM

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Post Report 22 Sep 08:05 AM

The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has said that it would take the initiative at the national and international levels to manage the financial requirement to complete the post-earthquake reconstruction. Read Full Story »

Post Report 22 Sep 08:05 AM

The government on Friday formed a panel to investigate into the murder of Maulana Khursid Ansari who was shot dead by unidentified persons at Bhutaha Bazaar in Harinagar Rural Municipality-2, Sunsari, on Thursday. Read Full Story »

22 Sep 08:05 AM

Police arrested a man for illegally possessing a firearm in Ghorahi. Acting on a tip-off, police arrested 21-year-old Jun Kumar Budha of Ghorahi sub-metropolis-12, according to Superintendent of Police Krishna Hari Sharma. Read Full Story »

Residents at risk after mining and rains crack Chambas land

Harihar Singh Rathour 22 Sep 07:54 AM

The Chambas settlement in Gajuri 2, Dhading, is at a risk of landslide after the land developed cracks due to haphazard extraction of slate, an initial study of the rural municipality has found. Read Full Story »

Post Report 22 Sep 07:53 AM

A head-on collision with a bus killed a motorcyclist and the pillion rider in Bhaktapur on Thursday. Read Full Story »

Post Report 22 Sep 07:53 AM

A team from the Ministry of Livestock on Friday inspected five butcheries in Lagankhel, Lalitpur and ordered closure of four that failed standard operating guidelines. Read Full Story »

‘Government gives top priority to private sector’

Rastriya Samachar Samiti 22 Sep 07:53 AM

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Rastriya Samachar Samiti 22 Sep 07:53 AM

The fifth meeting of Nepal-India boundary working group (BWG) concluded in Kathmandu on Friday. Read Full Story »

Post Report 22 Sep 07:53 AM

The Institute of Medicine (IoM) will conduct entrance examinations for various undergraduate courses from Saturday in the Valley. Read Full Story »

Prithvi Man Shrestha 22 Sep 07:40 AM

A committee formed by the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport to look into the bridge projects contracted by Pappu Construction has found that the company is building four bridges by violating the approved designs. Read Full Story »

Suresh Raj Neupane 22 Sep 07:40 AM

The feasibility study for developing inland waterways from Indian sea ports to the Nepal border via Koshi and Narayani rivers will be completed within two months, officials have said. Read Full Story »

Post Report 22 Sep 07:39 AM

The ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has selected its seven provincial committee heads as the party gears up formation of its lower committees.Read Full Story »

Drivers end strike after deal

Chandan Kumar Mandal 22 Sep 07:39 AM

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21 Sep 06:50 PM

At least 136 bodies have been retrieved after a ferry sank on Lake Victoria, Tanzania’s top police official Simon Sirro said on Friday, and scores more were still feared missing as rescuers searched for survivors on the morning after the disaster. Read Full Story »

Post Report 21 Sep 06:41 PM

The agitating Independent Transport-Worker's Association on Friday called off its protest programmes after the government agreed to amend the newly introduced Motor Vehicle and Transport Management Act. Read Full Story »

Post Report 21 Sep 06:10 PM

Commuter buses and trucks remained out of service in Chitwan on Friday as well due to the ongoing countrywide indefinite strike called by drivers. Read Full Story »

Three lower House committees get presidents

Post Report 21 Sep 03:24 PM

Jayapuri Gharti has been elected unopposed as the president of Education and Health Committee under the House of Representatives. A meeting of the committee on Friday unanimously elected Gharti. Read Full Story »

Govt team shuts down 4 slaughterhouses in Lalitpur

Post Report 21 Sep 01:11 PM

The government on Friday monitored five slaughterhouses in Lalitpur and shut down four of them after finding them operating without standard guidelines. Read Full Story »

Musical tribute to ‘People’s Artist of Russia: Joseph Kabzon’ at Russian Cultural Centre

Post Report 21 Sep 01:08 PM

A musical program titled “Memorial Evening: Tribute to People’s Artist of Russia: Joseph Kabzon” was organised at the Russian Centre of Science and Culture in Kamalpokhari, Kathmandu on Thursday. Read Full Story »

Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang dies aged 61

21 Sep 11:27 AM

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Indra Jatra begins (In photos)

Sanjog Manandhar 21 Sep 09:43 AM

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Post Report 21 Sep 09:35 AM

At least 32 people were injured after a passenger bus collided head-on with a truck at Kusunde in Madhyabindu Municipality-11, Nawalparasi early Friday morning. Read Full Story »

Post Report 21 Sep 09:24 AM

Two persons were killed after a bus hit a motorcycle at Suryabinayak in Bhaktapur on Thursday night. Read Full Story »

Post Report 21 Sep 08:55 AM

Rashila Maharjan of Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC) and Jessica Gurung of Nepal Armed Police (APF) Club set the women’s singles title clash of the Yonex Sunrise Zest National Open Badminton Championships on Thursday. Read Full Story »

Post Report 21 Sep 08:54 AM

Nepal takes on arguably the strongest side of the pool Myanmar during their second Group ‘E’ match of the AFC U-16 Women’s Championship Qualifier at the APF Ground in Halchowk, Kathmandu, on Friday. Read Full Story »

Oscars 2019: Panchayat to represent Nepal

Timothy Aryal 21 Sep 08:54 AM

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Post Report 21 Sep 08:54 AM

Diarrhoea outbreak at Jaleshwor Municipality 12 in Mahottari district has killed a child and left scores of others ill over the past week. Read Full Story »

Post Report 21 Sep 08:54 AM

Two minor girls in Rautahat district were raped in separate incidents in the past two days, police said. Read Full Story »

VP Pun urges China to invest in Nepal

Rastriya Samachar Samiti 21 Sep 08:54 AM

Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun, who is on an official visit to China, paid a courtesy call on Chinese Vice Premier Hu Chunhua on Wednesday evening.Read Full Story »

Pradeep Menyangbo 21 Sep 08:54 AM

A man was shot dead on a broad daylight at Bhutaha Bazaar in Harinagar Rural Municipality-2, Sunsari, on Thursday. Read Full Story »

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