Lawmaker Promod Shah arrested for vandalizing Janakpur Airport

A Member of Parliament has been taken in custody today for his alleged involvement in vandalizing Janakpur Airport. Lawmaker Pramod Kumar Shah of Rastriya Janata Party, was arrested from Tribhuvan International Airport... Read more »

Cricket Association of Nepal reinstated in ICC, Paras Khadka resigns as captain

Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has been reinstated as a member of International Cricket Council (ICC) after a 3 years long suspension over government interference. International Cricket Council in a board meeting... Read more »

Paras Khadka announces retirement from captaincy of national team

Paras Khadka has announced his retirement from the post of the captain of the national team. The announcement comes after the decision of the International Cricket Council’s board meeting to lift the... Read more »
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Much was spoken about ‘One China Policy’. What does that mean?

Apparently on Sunday, according to Chinese state media, Chinese President Xi Jinping warned any attempt to split China would result in “bodies smashes and bones ground to powder’. The comments came as... Read more »
Durga Inverted, Oil on canvas + stitched canvas, Kurchi Dasgupta

This Dashain, two instances where Mahishashura won

Nepal’s biggest festival – a ten day observation of different manifestations of Goddess Parvati taking the form of Durga Devi to destroy Mahishasura, and the following five days of Tika as a... Read more »
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Massive fire engulfs Victory Lounge building in Durbar Marg (With Video)

A massive fire has engulfed a seven storey building in Durbar Marg – it is being said the fire started from the top floor which housed Victory Lounge. Earlier two firetrucks were... Read more »

I am a Nepali, and I don’t like your money

The date was 25th April, 2015 – just before 12 p.m., I along with millions of others watched buildings shake – while concrete buildings crumbled, not a single Nepali soul broke (with... Read more »

#Xiplomacy: 56 billion rupees in less than 24 hours

Visiting President of People’s Republic of China, Xi Jinping in a state dinner announced a ‘support’ of 3.5 billion RMB (more than NRS 56 billion) for ‘uplifting the living standard of the... Read more »

Chinese President to visit Nepal on October 12 and 13

Chinese President Xi Jinping is finally confirmed to be paying a state visit to the country on October 12 and 13 upon a friendly invitation of his counterpart President Bidya Devi Bhandari,... Read more »

Police arrest former Parliament Speaker Mahara

Immediate past Parliament speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara has been arrested by police over the allegation of sexual harassment ahead of the country’s great festival, Dashain. A team of police from the Metropolitan... Read more »