Kidney patients miffed with PM Oli

A group of kidney patients today staged demonstration in front of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s official residence in Baluwatar demanding the reinstatement of state facilities that they are entitled to. The... Read more »

ANFA ejects four footballers for being drunk

The All Nepal Football Association yesterday took disciplinary action against four national team players and barred them from travelling to Bhutan, where Nepal is scheduled to play Kuwait in the return leg... Read more »

Janaki Temple invites Indian Home Minister Shah, UP CM Adityanath for Bibaha Panchami

Invitations have been sent to Home Minister of India, Amit Shah, and Chief Minster of Uttar Pradesh in India, Yogi Adityanath, to attend this year’s festivities of BIbaha Panchami in Janakpur. Bibaha... Read more »

Wife dipped in ‘hot oil’, husband on the run

A 28 year old woman from Sindhuli District is undergoing treatment at Teaching Hospital, Maharajgunj. According to Burn Violence Survivors Nepal, Asha Sada of Dudhauli, Sindhuli District was frying some fishes when... Read more »

President Bhandari launches movement to make ‘Baliyo’ Nepal

President Bidya Devi Bhandari, amidst a special ceremony at the President’s House, formally launched Baliyo Nepal, a national movement focused on engaging the nation in the fight against malnutrition. Baliyo Nepal is led... Read more »

China pledges RMB 150 million (NRS 2.4 billion) military assistance to Nepal Army

The Chinese government has agreed to provide RMB 150 million (NRS 2.4 billion) military assistance to Nepal Army. The ‘assistance’ which is to be provided over three years will be utilised towards... Read more »
Gulariya Village declared ODF. (Image: UN Habitat)

Nepal to become an Open Defecation Free (ODF) nation today. But now is not a time to stop the effort.

In an official program, Nepal will declare itself an Open Defecation Free (ODF) free nation today – while a few shortcomings remain, tremendous efforts by multiple stakeholders have been placed to materialise... Read more »

Kathmandu achieves ‘Open Defecation Free’ status – bull’shit’

Nepal is in a race – to achieve an ODF (Open Defecation Free) status – the plan is to beat India – they intend to become an ODF status country on 2nd... Read more »
An artist's rendition of Rani Pokhari in 1845.

Sometimes you have to fall twice to be rebuilt right

Once upon a time lived a prince far away, a certain Prince Waldermar of Prussia. He travelled far, he travelled wide; arrived in Nepal in 1845. With him accompanied an artist who would... Read more »
An image of the Thuli Bheri near Aath Biskot

Rukum: Thuli Bheri changes course, sweeps six homes

Six houses were swept away in Mankabagar, Aathbiskot Municipality 6 of Rukum District after a swollen Thuli Bheri River altered its course towards the residential area. Another reason for the river to... Read more »