Melamchi Water Supply Tunnel. Image: Bijay Subedi

Not sure who fired whom? But sure, Melamchi water not coming soon.

Melamchi was supposed to solve Kathmandu valley’s chronic water shortage.  With the tunneling work complete, and the pipelines being installed in valley homes, it seemed the dreams of receiving Melamchi water was... Read more »
L: Bamjan meditating, R: copy of the memorandum

Bamjan supporters request government to protect their god

As police probe deeper into the alleged reports of four people missing from Bamjan’s (self proclaimed Buddha) ashram, and top media outlets continue to update on the case, supporters of Bamjan have... 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 »
Left: Yesterday's headline, Right: Today's cover

Oli’s ‘unmissable’ face today

Editorial: I, like all am a habit of creature – I get on social media as soon as I open my eyes in the morning. As I scrolled, one face was unmissable... Read more »

Parents of Nirmala begin ‘sit-in’ protest until justice delivered

Parents of Nirmala Panta, Yagya Raj Panta (father) and Durga Devi (mother) after having appealed for justice for their daughter to a police constable of the police department, to the Prime Minister... Read more »

Tipper Ban in Valley relaxed to expedite government projects

The Metropolitan Traffic Police Department (MTPD) has announced its decision to relax their ‘heavy vehicle ban from plying within the valley’ to expedite government infrastructure projects. Tippers, trucks, lorries and other heavy... Read more »
A dusty Kathmandu

Valley mayors stress on combating ‘air-pollution’

In the Mayors’ Summit on Air Pollution held in the valley today, district and municipality mayors of Kathmandu Valley have stressed on ‘joint efforts’ to collectively tackle the mounting problem of air-pollution.... Read more »

Nirmala Panta Investigation report raises more questions than provide answers

The government yesterday made public the ‘investigation report’ submitted by the high level probe committee. All fingers, as said earlier, point to the inefficiency and carelessness by the district police handling the... Read more »

Absconding former CEO of KIST bank arrested

Police have arrested former ex-CEO of KIST Bank, Mr. Kamal Prasad Gyawali on Friday morning from Mahendranagar.  Gyawali had been absconding since 2015, after Patan High Court found him guilty of indulging... Read more »

The hypocrisy in PM Oli’s address at the UNGA

The General Debate of the United Nations General Assembly is an influential platform – the world (almost) is listening intently. On 27th September, PM Oli represented Nepal and delivered an ‘eloquent’ address... Read more »