You fight, we suffer.

For most of those who grew up during the People’s Movement in Nepal, a thought worries them – are we going to see another civil war? While seeing another civil war is... Read more »

Thousands protest, demanding permanent cancellation of Guthi Bill

Thousands of valley residents stood in solidarity today – demanding the permanent cancellation of the Guthi Bill. Although the government announced its intention to withdraw the controversial bill yesterday evening, citizens of... Read more »
Left: Minister for Land Management, Cooperatives, and Poverty Alleviation, R: Protesters protesting the Guthi Bill (Reporters' Club)

Government to withdraw Guthi Bill

“The government will withdraw the Guthi Bill”, Padma Kumari Aryal, Minister for Land Management, Cooperatives, and Poverty Alleviation said in a press meet today. The Guthi Bill, which was tabled in the... Read more »
The figure in this image, known only as "tank man," became a symbol of resistance. REUTERS/Arthur Tsang/Files

Every Nepali should know about the 1989 Tiananmen Square incident

30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square incident evokes different memories in me. To a large extent, the learning of the incident, and the resulting learning of the oppression of the Chinese regime... Read more »

Solukhumbu: Biplab’s police post seizure a rumour, government increases surveillance

The Ministry of Home Affairs has denied reports that claim cadres of Biplab attempted to seize a police station in Solokhumbu district on Sunday night. However, they also said that Biplab’s activities... Read more »
Emergency workers at the site of accident on May 19, 2019

Dhading: Five killled, several injured after bus plunges into Trishuli

Five people have died, and several reported injured after a passenger bus en route Kathmandu plunged into Trishuli River on Sunday morning. The bus, with a registration number of Na 7 Kha... Read more »

25.04.2019 – Four years on

For those who experienced the April 2015 earthquake firsthand, it has to be an indelible experience. While we scrambled to safety, immediate thoughts were with family members, then extended family, and then... Read more »
Artist's concept of the InSight Lander (Image: NASA)

Marsquake: NASA’s InSight lander detects seismic activity on Mars

NASA’s InSight lander, which landed on Mars in November last year seems to have detected ‘seismic activity’, suggesting the probable existence of  ‘marsquakes’ on the red planet. The faint rumble, which is... Read more »
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Landing incident involving Tara Air plane at Ramechhap, no casualties

A Tara Air plane skidded off the runway during a landing attempt at Manthali Airport in Ramechhap District on Monday morning. There were fourteen passengers aboard the aircraft and all are reported... Read more »

Body found dead below Bafal bridge, police investigating

A dead man’s body, who is believed to be in his twenties, has been found below Bafal bridge. Police are at the site, and have begun investigation. His identity is yet unknown,... Read more »