• Might is right !
    U.S. aircraft carrier USS George Washington is seen docked at South Korean port city of Busan, Oct. 4, 2013. -xinhuanet.com
  • Burning effigy !
    The CPN-Maoist led alliance burning effigy of the government along with senior leaders of main parties
  • Superb snap !
    A photo of tree without leaves in Taudha. Behind the scene is the location of Chovar and Sainbu hill.
  • Youth Volunteers in Magdi, Nepal
    Youth Volunteers marching to boycott of CA election slated for November 19 in Magdi, Nepal
  • Congratulation to Nepalese Girl Ishani Shrestha !
    Ishani Shrestha became the 5th in the Miss World Competition, Bali, Indonesia. This is the first time ever a Nepalese girl managed to reach in final round.
OPINION
KATHMANDU, APR 11 - There have been many revolutions in history, from the time of the Pharaohs till this very day. The French Revolution, for instance, taught the French to drink more wine and work less. Since the Frenchies prefer love ...

INTERVIEW
When the CPN (Maoist), now split into the UCPN (Maoist) and the CPN-Maoist, fought a decade-long war against the state, they ran their own schools in rural villages of Nepal. Ostensibly, the objective of the Maoist schools was to ...

UML PP leader Oli calls on President Yadav
KATHMANDU, APR 20 - CPN-UML parliamentary party (PP) leader KP Sharma Oli calls on President Ram Baran Yadav in the Capital on Sunday. Oli, who recently returned from the Indian Capital New Delhi after almost one and half months ...
Everest avalanche: Search mission called off citing 'too much risk'
KATHMANDU, APR 20 - The search and rescue mission has called off the Everest avalanche operation stating 'too much risk' involved. The meeting of various expedition operating agencies and guide associations on Saturday night declared not to conduct ...
Four killed as jeep skids off road in Gulmi
GULMI: The death toll reached four. Mahendra Kunwar and Jamuna Khatri died at the District Hospital, Tamghas during the course of treatment. The other deceased is yet to be identified. Other 10 injured are undergoing treatment at the same hospital. 8 years ...
Another body pulled out of Everest mess
KATHMANDU, APR 20 - The search and rescue mission comprising nine high-altitude Sherpa guides and three foreigners retrieved one more body from Friday’s avalanche site at the Everest base camp on Saturday. The team pulled out the body of ...
No amnesty in bill, say leaders
KATHMANDU, APR 20 - Amid criticism from some victims' groups and rights organisations over a provision of amnesty , political leaders involved in the drafting committee of the crucial bill on transitional justice mechanism have said there is ...
NATIONAL
SURKHET, APR 20 - Raute people living at Jarbuta VDC-8 of Surkhet district have padlocked the Office of District Development Committee, Surkhet, against the alleged inability of the DDC to ...
KATHMANDU, APR 20 - Over 5 million devotees have so far observed the ongoing Mahakumbha fair organised at Baraha Chhetra , the famous shrine in Sunsari district, when the fair ...
KATHMANDU, APR 20 - With an aim to form an alliance to safeguard shared interests in the new constitution, the UCPN ( Maoist ) on Saturday held a discussion with ...
KATHMANDU, APR 12 - President Ram Baran Yadav appointed “singing nun” Ani Choying Drolma as Unicef Nepal’s first national ambassador on Friday. As an ambassador, Drolma ...
Kathmandu, Feb. 25: Nepal Health Research Council (NHRC) has stressed the need of effective implementation of the national and international standards on health research. The Ministry ...
INTERNATIONAL
At least 18 persons were killed in a stampede in South Mumbai area in the wee hours on Saturday, officials said. The incident occurred after 1 AM in the Malabar Hill ...
BALASORE: India on Monday test-fired its indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile with a strike range of 350km from a test range at Chandipur, about 15km from here. The surface-to-surface missile was ...
ART AND CULTURE
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LOS ANGELES - "Gravity," a new 3D thriller about two stranded astronauts floating through space, soared to the top of weekend movie charts, setting a ...
Shah Rukh is helmed as the new 'King' of box-office and the actor, who is basking in the success of his blockbuster movie Chennai Express, ...
KATHMANDU: Nepalese Actor Bhuwan KC has said that he will stay with CPN-UML, quelling speculations that the actor might join another party or contest as ...
LITERATURE
Days ended before one had time to breathe Before one had time to rest, at the slope of Kashughat2 Who are coming down: are they cattle or cattle-grazers? Day and night loiter the ...
Is revolution a melodrama? Or, revolution is the life! Is revolution an artificial? Or, revolution is natural! Is revolution on gradual motion? Or, revolution is necessity! Is revolution hypothesis? Or, revolution is truth! Is revolution artistic? Or, revolution is ...
Since ages for the sake Of development and defense People are constructing Gas-chamber and war-furnace Men are battling against men Men are murdering men Human life is being exterminated But he is rejoicing owns life. Men ...
FINANCE
KATHMANDU, APR 12 - The 48th annual general meeting (AGM) of the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry ( FNCCI ) kicked off here on Friday. Constituent Assembly ...
KATHMANDU: Despite its small presence, real sector companies have rewarded investors more handsomely than financial institutions (FIs) listed at the stock exchange. Dividend distribution by real sector companies — manufacturing firms, ...
KATHMANDU,, FEB 11 - Nepal Telecom’s (NT) licence renewal fee issue has heated up once again, with the Nepal Telecommunications Authority ( NTA ) on Monday directing the state-owned company ...
SINGAPORE: The World Bank lowered its 2013 and 2014 economic growth forecasts for China and most of developing East Asia on Monday, citing slower growth ...
WASHINGTON: The US government began a partial shutdown on Tuesday for the first time in 17 years, potentially putting up to 1 million workers on ...
SPORTS
KATHMANDU, APR 12 - Nepal lost its second international friendly football match against Philippines by 3-0 at Grand Hamad Stadium in Qatar on Friday. This was the second consecutive defeat for ...
KATHMANDU: Nepal suffered a 1-0 defeat against India in their second match of the ongoing AFC U-19 Championship Group 'A' Qualifiers match in Qatar on Sunday night. It is Nepal's ...
DIASPORA
Kathmandu, Sept. 15: The CPN-UML Expatriate Nepalese Forum in Qatar has recommended three names for proportional seats of the Constituent Assembly election slated for 19 November. Those recommended are Forum's ...
KATHMANDU: Some 15 construction workers, mostly Nepalese workers were injured when an under construction bridge caved in Lusail City, Qatar on Thursday evening. According to The Peninsula daily published from Qatar, ...
Kanchapur: A Nepalese worker has died in Malaysia on last Friday. He is identified as Prahlad Rana, 25, of Asaina, Pipladi-8 of Kanchanpur district. Rana was a worker at a juice ...
KATHMANDU: A Nepali restaurant in London has been selected the winner of the Tiffin Club Awards 2013. The prestigious award is provided every year to ...
Bangkok: Thai police have arrested a Nepalese national with narcotics from Chiang Mai International Airport in Thailand.His identity has not been disclosed. According to Thai media ...
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
NEW YORK: The spectacular, eye-popping beauty of an erupting volcano is not to be missed if it is captured from space. Crew aboard the International Space Station (ISS) got a rare ...
Aspecial event is about to occur in our sun, and it could impact our lives. The magnetic poles of the sun — which are like the ends of a giant ...