Sculpture workshop gets international recognitionBy RSS
The International Sculpture Symposium Alliance (ISSA) has granted membership with recognition to the workshop.
Royal farewell: Harry, Meghan on final duty before new life08 Mar, 2020
The service marks the end of a two-month drama that began when the couple announced plans to walk away from their roles as senior members of Britain’s royal family and into a world where they will have to earn a living, pay their own way and even open some doors for themselves.
Women, dalits more vulnerable to climate change: expertsBy Indira Aryal
Climate change is one of the much talked-about issues globally today. It is posing a big threat to environment, hitting hard the areas like forest, water and agriculture in Nepal.
Several subcommittees formed in view of upcoming Buddha JayantiBy RSS
According to Lumbini Development Trust acting member-secretary Gyanin Rai, a total of 22 subcommittees have been formed targeting the upcoming Buddha Jayanti and the International Buddhist Conference.
Improving government-media relationship06 Mar, 2020
The relationship between the government and media has been visibly strained in recent years. Many of the ministers have presented themselves rather harshly towards journalists, accusing them of serving hidden interests. The government has also tabled many bills like the IT Bill, Media Council Bill and others which have a direct or indirect impact
Holi likely to be affected as DAO halts gatherings, fairs05 Mar, 2020
Holi, one of the biggest festivals of colour in Nepal, is set to be affected by COVID-19.
Role of ICTs in economic growth05 Mar, 2020
Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs), in the simplest way possible, can be defined as all the devices, applications and systems that allow people and organisations to interact in and with the digital world. It is evidenced by case studies of various nations that ICTs can contribute to the national GDP and help improve market competitiveness of a country’s goods and services. ICTs also have a positive impact on a country’s
Minister Bhattarai directs for formation of 'action team'04 Mar, 2020
Minister Bhatatrai gave such direction in a discussion organised at the Ministry and its subordinates on Wednesday. Asking to send a letter at the Ministry if any policy-level decision is needed, he shared information that a team under the leadership of Ministry secretary for the necessary decision.
Hindu Kush Himalaya towns facing water insecurity04 Mar, 2020
The Himalayan towns of Nepal and other countries in the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region are facing increased water insecurity in the wake of inadequate urban planning coupled with a rapidly changing climate, a study report shows.
'Chir' put up at Basantapur indicating start of Phagu FestivalBy RSS
The pole was erected at the propitious hour of 7.57 am today, the time fixed by the Nepal Calendar Determination Committee, an employee at the Hnaumandhoka Durbar Care Office, Mitharam Pudasaini, said.
Top five eco-tourist destinations of State 103 Mar, 2020
Because of visible problems induced by climate change and global warming, international conscious travellers are increasingly focussed to reduce or cease their carbon footprints. They are curious to be responsible tourists for nature.
Kailash Danda offers blissful experience to visitors03 Mar, 2020
The Kathmandu Valley is surrounded by beautiful green and serene hills. These incredible towering hills are natural viewpoints. Lying to the southwest of Bhaktapur, Ananta Kailash Danda is among scenic places to visit. The hill is located near Dadhikot in Suryabinayak Municipality. It is just 13 kilometres away from the heart of Kathmandu. The place is home to some of the famous temples and shrines such as Ananta Lingeshwor, Bindabashini, Krishna and Barahi.
Bharatpur city to be made smoke-freeBy RSS
The metropolitan city is monitoring either the campaign was becoming effective or not in restricted zones.
‘Saptarangi to organise literary programmes in all states’02 Mar, 2020
Saptarangi Nepal, a literary organisation, marked its first anniversary amidst a function in Kathmandu the other day. Young and established literary figures from seven states attended the programme. Addressing the celebratory function, Nepal Academy Chancellor Ganga Prasad Upreti said that the name, Saptarangi, was itself enough to indicate the mission and goal of this literary institution, which he said had brighter future.
Coronavirus risk impact: second Tokha festival postponedBy RSS
We decided to postpone the festival following the WHO warning that Nepal lies in high risk zone for possible spread of the COVID-19, said Mayor Prakash Adhikari.
Hackers can use ultrasonic waves to activate Siri, Google01 Mar, 2020
Ultrasonic waves do not make a sound, but they can still activate Siri on your cellphone and have it make calls, take images or read the contents of a text to a stranger - without the phone owner''s knowledge, suggests a new research.
Nepalgunj to organise self-defense training for girlsBy RSS
The training will help women and girls to protect themselves in difficult and vulnerable times, said chief of the women and children unit Manju Pandey.
Priyanka, Ayushman tie nuptial knot29 Feb, 2020
With the wedding season of the year coming to an end, celebrities of the Nepali filmdom are now busy tying nuptial knot or preparing for the same. When actress Priyanka Karki and actor Ayushman Deshraj tied the nuptial knot at Park Village Resort
Nepali movies now minting money: Dinesh KC29 Feb, 2020
Dinesh K.C., a popular and one of the successful actors in Nepali cinema, has begun his acting career since 2009. Born at Jhyanku of Dolakha district, K.C. has done over a dozen films in a decade. ‘I am Crazy’ was his debut movie. His other movies are Danav, Badshah, Khatarnakh, Jhamela, Raja, Sisha, Lale, Nishaf, Nipathya and Kamandar.
Nepathya performs for charity29 Feb, 2020
Nepathya is one of the most iconic and prominent musical group that has deeply rooted its dominance in the Nepali music industry, gaining consistent admiration and social recognition. During the past 29 years of its existence - Nepathya has continuously been noted as a trendsetter marking their