Wednesday 16th August 2017

    फोरम र नयाँ शक्तिको घरदैलो कार्यक्रम तीब्र    गण्डकी गाउँपालिका बनाउने तिवारीको योजना    उम्मेद्वारी फिर्ता गर्न चाहाने उम्मेद्वारले आज ५ बजेसम्ममा फर्तालिन सक्ने    निर्वाचनमा सहभागी हुन नसकेका मजदूरले यस्तो भूमिका खेल्ने    बिरामी बोक्ने एम्बुलेन्सबाट गाँजा तस्करी

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Nepal drops two notches in economic freedom

Sunday, 18 September, 2016 Nepal has ranked 108 out of 159 countries and territories included in the Economic Freedom of the World: 2016 Annual Report, released on Thursday by Samriddhi Foundation in conjunction with Canada’s Fraser Institute. Samriddhi Foundation is releasing the report in Nepal for the ninth consecutive year. Last year, Nepal was at the 106th

More Thai medals at Rio

Friday, 16 September, 2016 Thai Paralympic athletes won a gold, a silver and a bronze medal on the track of Olympic stadium Friday morning (Thailand time). Gold medallist Pongsakorn Paeyo of Thailand celebrates his win in the 800-metre T53 final. Silver medallist Pierre Fairbank of France, along with Brent Lakatos of Canada, who finished third. Saichon Konjen

Typhoon Meranti slams China after battering Taiwan

Thursday, 15 September, 2016 The super typhoon, with gusts of up to 227km/h (141 mph), killed one person and left half a million homes without power in Taiwan. It made landfall near China’s south-eastern city of Xiamen on Thursday morning, having lost some power. Dozens of flights and train services in southern China have been cancelled and

NRNA UK Women Forum donates Rs 1million to children shelter

Wednesday, 14 September, 2016 Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) UK’s Women Forum has donated over Rs 1 million for a Children Shelter operated by Chetana Sandesh Nepal and its associates at Hariban of Sarlahi. The women wing of the NRNA UK had collected 7,888 pounds from a charity event that was organised on the occasion of 106th International

Zika Virus is Another Emerging Threat to Nepal (with video)

Sunday, 11 September, 2016 Men and women returning from any area where the Zika virus is circulating should practice safe sex for at least six months to avoid the risk of spreading the disease, says the World Health Organization. The advice applies even if a person has no symptoms. It comes a few weeks after

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin visiting Nepal to mark National Science Day

Friday, 9 September, 2016 The world’s renowned scientists including the Apollo 11 astronaut Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin and the Nobel Laureate Dan Shechtman will be visiting Kathmandu to share their experiences with Nepali enthusiasts. The scientists have confirmed their participation in two different events to be held in Nepal next month. According to the official website

When Philippine President said “son of a bitch” to Obama…

Thursday, 8 September, 2016 Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has called Barack Obama a “son of a bitch” as he vowed not to be lectured by the US leader on human rights when they meet in Laos. The acid-tongued Duterte bristled at warnings he would face questioning by the US president over his bloody crackdown on

Gone are the days of “Nepalese embassy” in Canberra, welcome “Nepali embassy”

Monday, 5 September, 2016 What’s in a word? For Nepal’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, one word has become a matter of national identity and the newly sworn-in foreign minister wants the vocabulary corrected. The ministry has reportedly instructed its embassies and consulates across the world to refer to their respective good offices as “Nepali” not “Nepalese”. Historically, the

Rebuilding Nepal Charity Concert

Monday, 29 August, 2016 In order to assist to raise funds to rebuild village all over Nepal that were destroyed by the 2015 earthquake, a charity concert was held by the mastermind quartet Trio Bresciani in Methodist Ladies’ College (MLC), Melbourne on Saturday, 27 August 2016. The four world class musicians performed outstanding classical pieces to

Nepali Workers in Saudi Arabia

Wednesday, 24 August, 2016 Nepalis in Saudi Arabia are immigrants from Nepal to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, mostly migrant workers and expatriates.According to the Nepali embassy in Riyadh, around 3,000 deaths have been reported there since 2000. During the period, 484,701 Nepalis migrated to Saudi Arabia to work. Food habits and hot climate are