Musician Thulung dies in road accident

Music composer and teacher Shreeman Thulung Rai, 50, died in a road accident. Rai has been in the music practice in Pokhara for the past two decades. The accident took place when... Read more »
An image of Gopal Shrestha on one of his expeditions. Image: Step-up CampaignAn image of Gopal Shrestha on one of his expeditions. Image: Step-up Campaign

StepUp Campaign: Living with HIV, climbing Everest (second attempt)

Gopal Shrestha, 56, ex-national football player and a Person Living with HIV (PLHIV) is all set for his mission – to summit  Mt. Everest. Besides being an attempt to eradicate the social... Read more »

English medium classes in community school attracts students

A community school in Pokhara continues to attract students in a significant number in the past three years when the ‘declining’ quality of education in community schools is the concern of the... Read more »

Court allows police to investigate alleged Gandaki Medical College frauds

A writ petition filed by Kumar Prasad Aryal, chairman of Gandaki Medical College (GMC) was repudiated by the High Court of Pokhara on Thursday. A division bench of Pokhara High Court Chief... Read more »

Banda affects normal life in Pokhara

Normal life has been affected in Pokhara due to Nepal banda general shutdown called by Netra Bikram Chand ‘Biplav’-led Communist Party of Nepal today. Public transport has been disrupted and teaching learning... Read more »

Service resumes after paragliding companies agree to pay tax

Paragliding service, which was said to be closed from today, has been resumed after companies, operating paragliding flights in Pokhara, agreed to pay tax to Pokhara metropolitan city. The Pokhara metropolis had... Read more »
An aerial view of Phewa Lake and the adjoining Lakeside. (Image: Google Maps)

Supreme Court commits to protection of Phewa Lake

Acknowledging the vital importance Phewa Lake plays in tourism development of Pokhara and keeping in mind the fact that the lake is home to many endangered species of flora and fauna, the... Read more »

Former Prime Minister of Ethiopia in Pokhara

Former Prime Minister of Ethiopia Layne Tamrat visited Rupakot and Begnas Lake in panoramic Pokhara City. Prime Minister Tamrat has come Nepal leading a 12-member delegation including former executive officer of American... Read more »

General strike affects life in Province 4

A shutdown called by Tamuwan Magarat Struggle Committee and Nepal Federation of Indigenous Nationalities (Nefin) has affected normal life in Pokhara, the capital of Gandaki Province. These two organisations called for a... Read more »

Pokhara declared as permanent capital of Province 4

A Provincial Assembly meeting on Monday declared Pokhara as permanent capital of Province 4 with two-thirds majority. All of the 52 provincial lawmakers who attended the meeting voted in favour of Pokhara.... Read more »