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 »

Smart parking system launched in Kathmandu

The Kathmandu Metropolitan City office has finally brought the smart parking system in operation in four places in Kathmandu city. KMC, on May 31, launched the smart parking system in Bishalbazaar, Durbarmarg,... 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 »

#GoodVibesSunday – Ex-poachers saving snow leopards, Kathmandu ranks 19th best city, Muslims offer prayers in a synagogue

If two is better than one, three must be just an added bonus. Here are three good news (from the many available): In Russia, ex-poachers, who used to hunt snow leopards are... Read more »
Left: Late Gopal Ranjitkar, Right: A screengrab of the video.

Heart patient suffers a heart attack inside a taxi, driver ditches him, patient dies

A 60 year old man from Gokarneshwor Municipality passed away after suffering a heart attack. His death could possibly have been averted. On Wednesday morning, Gopal Karanjit, a heart patient took a... Read more »

Six hospitals in ready position for summit

Kathmandu: The Ministry of Health and Population has kept six different hospitals in a ready position considering the health of the delegates to the International Investment Summit 2019. The two-day summit is... Read more »

Kathmandu ranked 19th best tourism destination in the globe

Kathmandu has been ranked 19th out of 25 world’s best tourism destinations for the year 2019 – a very good sign as we head towards #VisitNepal2020. The list was released by TripAdvisor,... Read more »

South Asia leads the world in Air Pollution

Reports have shown that ‘South Asia has some of the most toxic air’, and we have to act shocked – as if we did not know. As most of African and Middle-Eastern... Read more »
Screengrab of the video

Frustrated motorists defy President Bhandari’s motorcade (With Video)

Motorcades are nothing new in Nepal – earlier if we use to wait for our royal family members to pass, today we give ‘right of way’ to our elected politicians. However it... Read more »
Entangled wires in Kathmandu Valley are often a sore sight. (Image: Prajesh Shakya)

Valley wires to go underground: NEA

Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) in a bid to manage ‘ugly and entangled’ overhead power cables have said will transfer the cables underground. They have entrusted the approximately NRS 7.5 billion project to... Read more »