PM Oli speaks at the 73rd UNGA

Prime Minister K P Oli took to the stage and addressed the 73rd United Nations General Assembly at New York yesterday. The theme for the 73rd UNGA is ‘Making the United Nations Relevant... Read more »

A 10 year old raped, murdered; a 30 year old attacked with acid, stabbed

Amongst the many incidents of violence against women in Nepal that occur on a daily basis, we report to you a few horrifying instances: Kaski:  In Pumdibhumdi, Pokhara Metropolitan City, a 10... Read more »
Fuel lines at Sajha Petrol Pump reaches Labim Mall

Motorists queue for fuel as ‘fuel tankers’ join strike against Criminal Code

Queues outside petrol stations in the valley has lengthened since early morning as fuel tanker drivers joined the protests by transport workers demanding they repeal certain sections of the ‘Criminal Code’. The... Read more »

Nepal: No Country for Women

Celebrated Teej yesterday? Took pride Nepal has a festival dedicated to women? Good, now let us know what you think of this, because it is high time we start talking about the... Read more »

Helicopter crash in Nuwakot claims 6 lives; only one survivor

An Altitude Air helicopter flying from Gorkha district to Kathmandu crashed due to bad weather on Saturday morning. 6 of the 7 aboard were declared dead at the crash site itself. A... Read more »

Kanchanpur’s resilience reopens case of Nirmala Panta

In what could be called an incredible sign of resilience – a week long protest despite countless and injuries and the death of a 13 year old kid by a stray (plastic)... Read more »

Why is Kanchanpur burning?

Here is a complete timeline how the district reached this day: Day 27: Protests continue:  Adamant residents continue protests and keep their demands. Kanchanpur remains tense – scenes of tires burning, mass... Read more »

Minister Mahaseth promises ‘Chabahil – Sankhu’ stretch will be repaired by Aug 28

Done the ‘Chabahil – Bouddha – Jorpati – Sankhu’ stretch recently? That stretch has become the butt of jokes in social media, however, imagine the woes of daily commuters? With the monsoons... Read more »

2 kidnappers, murderers, of an 11 year old killed in police encounter

Metro Police have informed they have identified, traced and killed two kidnappers in an encounter in Bhaktapur at near Ghyampe Danda today. The two killed were the alleged kidnappers of a eleven... Read more »

Missing, Raped, Killed, Found, Protested, Clashes, Compensated, Burnt, Silenced: A timeline of Kanchanpur Rape Incident

Kanchanpur Rape Incident: A timeline  Day 6: Silenced  After days of protests, activists demanding swift and harsh justice (with the exception of Nepali Congress) have been disheartened. “The family members have been... Read more »