Shumser Thapa (Top 50 Finalists for Global Teacher Prize 2019) (Image: Global Teacher Prize)

Shumser B. Thapa, a teacher from Nepal amongst top 50 Finalists for Global Teacher Prize

A teacher from Nepal has been shortlisted in the Top 50 Finalists for the Global Teacher Prize. His journey however, has been no piece of cake. Mr. Shumser Bahadur Thapa shared his... Read more »

‘Kobold a Fraud’, says Kathmandu Post

The Kathmandu Post in a detailed and lengthy investigative report, and taking the nation by a storm has published a bold story, and revealed a sketchy past of the so called ‘Nepal... Read more »

In four years, we could be riding a monorail in Kathmandu

Kathmandu City has signed an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China Railway 25 Bureau Group Limited to conduct the Detail Project Report (DPR) of the proposed monorail along Kathmandu’s 27.5 km long... Read more »

A lot of things happened in the U.S yesterday

It was quite a media frenzied day in the United States yesterday. Although, each news deserves an independent article, we are summarising it for your convenience. Trump Administration bans sale of bump... Read more »
Screengrab of the video which shows Prakash Paudyal assaulting the patient

Nepali origin aged-care worker in Sydney pleads guilty to assault

Appearing before a judge at Manly Local Court on Tuesday morning, Prakash Paudyal admitted to assaulting an eighty two year old dementia patient in an old aged care facility in Sydney. Mr.... Read more »

Time’s Person of the Year: Who are these guardians?

Started in 1927, Time’s Person of the Year, initially Time’s Man/Woman of the year features a person, group, an idea, or an object who ‘for better or worse’ have done the most... Read more »
The wedding is being held in Udaypur, Rajasthan, and although the knot is to be tied on Wednesday, wedding related festivities have begun.

Ambanis make the world sing and dance

It is the season of India’s big fat weddings – just days ago actor Priyanka Chopra and singer Nick Jonas tied their knots – an extravagant affair, however not as much as... Read more »

The Media and the Public: The Enemy of the Government

On this exact day last year, on the 7th of December, Nepal concluded its transition to ‘democracy’. Held in two phases, the population of Nepal cast their votes – 32 districts on... Read more »

Learn Chinese in Nepali Schools

The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MoEST) is considering introducing Chinese language schools in the Nepalese curriculum. In their defense, Minister Giriraj Mani Pokhrel has said “If we can teach English,... Read more »

But do we care about the Chepangs?

Ever since Miss Nepal 2018, Shrinkhala Khatiwada has left for China, social media has been obsessed. And what do you know – she makes us all proud. Yesterday, it was announced she... Read more »