Nepal | 07 Jul, 2015

Micronesia urges FIFA help after Vanuatu win 46-0 in Pacific Games football tournament

Vanuatu striker Jean Kaltack helped himself to 16 goals, rocketing to top spot on the tournament scoring ladder. Photo: AFP

Vanuatu beat the Federated States of Micronesia by the extraordinary score of 46-0 in their Olympic qualifying football match at the Pacific Games in Papua New Guinea on Tuesday. ...

Kathmandu

Quake-hit Nepal gears up to tackle stunting in children

Women walk past collapsed houses as the wreckage is manually demolished following the April 25 earthquake in Bhaktapur, Nepal, June 5, 2015. Reuters

Shanti Maharjan, who gave birth to a baby girl 10 days ago, has spent the last two months living under corrugated iron sheets with her husband and five others after two major earthquakes reduced her mud-and-brick home to rubble....

Nepal

UML will lead national consensus government: Oli

CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli on Dharahara THT Online file photo

CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli claimed that a national consensus government would be formed under his party's leadership after delivering a new constitution....

World

Turkish Airlines flight diverted to Delhi after “bomb threat”

An aircraft is silhouetted by the sun in New Delhi June 13, 2011. REUTERS/B Mathur/Files

A Turkish Airlines (THYAO.IS) flight from Bangkok made an emergency landing in New Delhi after a written bomb threat was found in a toilet on the Airbus A330 passenger jet carrying 134 passengers, the airline and Indian security sources said....

Opinion

  • opinion-meditation

    Modern living and Yoga: For good health

    Yoga has become a foremost need of the current generation. Graudally, people are recognizing the importance of Yoga. The other important reason of gro...

  • Facilitating migrants

    The need of the hour now is to provide employment opportunities to the labour force within the country...

  • MERS epidemic

    The deadly epidemic of many respiratory diseases has been spreading globally. Recently a novel viral fever called Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (ME...

  • opinion-meditation

    Modern living and Yoga: For good health

    Yoga has become a foremost need of the current generation. Graudally, people are recognizing the importance of Yoga. The other important reason of gro...

  • Facilitating migrants

    The need of the hour now is to provide employment opportunities to the labour force within the country...

  • MERS epidemic

    The deadly epidemic of many respiratory diseases has been spreading globally. Recently a novel viral fever called Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (ME...

Business

Govt committed to create industry-friendly atmosphere: Minister Mahat

Finance Minister Ram Sharan Mahat

Finance Minister Dr Ram Sharan Mahat said that the government was committed to create industry-friendly atmosphere in the country. ...

Sports

  • Djokovic pulls off the great escape against Anderson

    Top seed and reigning champion Novak Djokovic pulled off the great escape at Wimbledon in beating South African Kevin Anderson 6-7(6) 6-7(6) 6-1 6-4 7-5 on Tuesday to reach his 25th successive grand s...

  • Pakistan beat Sri Lanka to clinch series

    Younus Khan remained unbeaten after a brilliant 171 as Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the final test to win the three-match series 2-1 at Pallekele on Tuesday....

  • Australia prepares for sleepless nights, frets a little

    Australian cricket fans prepared themselves for one final decent night's sleep on Tuesday before seven weeks glued to television sets deep into the small hours watching the Ashes series beamed around...

  • Djokovic recovers as match suspended, Serena wins

    After three hours and two minutes of combat, Novak Djokovic and Kevin Anderson were forced off court in the twilight with their last 16 clash tantalisingly poised at two sets all ...

  • America demolish Japan

    Carli Lloyd became the first woman to score a hat-trick in a World Cup final as she inspired the United States to a 5-2 demolition of defending champions Japan on Sunday. ...

Entertainment

  • Photo: kollytalk.com

    Court orders FIR against Deol

    A court in Bihar on July 4 directed the authorities to file an FIR against Indian actor Sunny Deol, director Chandra Prakash Dwivedi and writer Kasina...

  • Photo: starpulse.com

    Joel marries for the fourth time

    American musician Billy Joel married girlfriend Alexis Roderick in a surprise ceremony at the couple’s annual Fourth of July party...

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