Nepal | August 30, 2015

SAFF U-19 Championship: Nepal ‘keep home the bacon’ beating India 5-4 in tiebreaker

Players and officials of national U-19 team take group photo with winner's trophy after the prize distribution ceremony of the 1st SAFF U-19 Championship at ANFA Complex in Lalitpur on Saturday. Photo: Udipt Singh Chhetry

This is Nepal's first ever trophy in the age-group tournaments and first by any team in over two decades....

Kathmandu

VAW cases up substantially

Alleged perpetrators

Women’s Rehabilitation Centre (WOREC) today said the cases of Violence Against Women have gone up substantially in the post-earthquake scenario with the establishment of sheds, huts, public shelters and absence of female-friendly spaces in communities...

Nepal

Youth killed in Tanahun bus fall

At least one person died while 19 others sustained injuries while a passenger bus fell off the road in Manpang-1 of Tanahun on Saturday evening...

World

Turkish jets join US-led coalition in airstrikes against IS

With a mosque's minaret in the foreground, a United States Air Force cargo plane takes off from the Incirlik Air Base, in the outskirts of the city of Adana, southern Turkey, Thursday, July 30, 2015. Photo: AP

Turkey announced Saturday that its fighter jets have carried out their first airstrikes as part of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State group in Syria...

Opinion

  • europe-migrant-paralysis

    Europe’s migration paralysis: Not threat but opportunity

    All of the migration that Europe currently faces is rooted in grave crises in its own neighborhood. And yet the EU can do little to address any of the...

  • EDITORIAL: Come for talks

    The new constitution is going to be a political document of compromise that cannot appease all as per their expectations...

  • Tedious procedures

    Most semi government organizations are very ineffective in the use of technology and innovation, whereas private organizations like private banks are ...

  • europe-migrant-paralysis

    Europe’s migration paralysis: Not threat but opportunity

    All of the migration that Europe currently faces is rooted in grave crises in its own neighborhood. And yet the EU can do little to address any of the...

  • EDITORIAL: Come for talks

    The new constitution is going to be a political document of compromise that cannot appease all as per their expectations...

  • Tedious procedures

    Most semi government organizations are very ineffective in the use of technology and innovation, whereas private organizations like private banks are ...

Business

US Int’l Trade Commission clears Microsoft of patent infringement

Microsoft Corp avoided a potentially costly setback to its mobile phone business on Friday as the US International Trade Commission declined to block the import of its devices in a long-standing patent dispute...

Sports

Entertainment

  • Iranian film on Prophet Mohammad stirs calls for Tehran to ban it

    A film on the life of Prophet Mohammad is expected to break box office records in Shi'ite Muslim Iran after its release on Thursday, but some Sunni Muslim clerics in the Arab world are demanding that Tehran ban it....

  • A story that makes you wonder

    You don’t know what to expect from Phantom though you have an idea that the film is based on the book Mumbai Avengers by Hussain Zaidi, and of course, the director is Kabir Khan, the one who gave one of the biggest blockbusters of the year so far ...

  • Polish court to sit on Sept. 22 in Polanski extradition case

    A Polish court due to rule on a US request to extradite filmmaker Roman Polanski over a 1977 child sex conviction will sit on Sept. 22, it said on Thursday....

  • Resham Filili to hit theatres again today

    This song from the film Resham Filili became such a craze in the country that there was almost no one who was not singing or humming it when it was released....

  • John slams divorce rumours

    Bollywood actor John Abraham has quashed rumours of his divorce with wife Priya Runchal, saying everything is beautiful in his marital paradise. Gossip mills are abuzz with reports that all is not well between the newly married couple....

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