Nepal | April 25, 2019

Pace of reconstruction taking forever to pick up

As the country marks the fourth anniversary of 2015 Gorkha earthquake on Thursday, the tremors felt on Wednesday may have compelled many to mull over the pace of recovery and Nepal’s preparedness for such disasters in the future....

Kathmandu

NHRC tells govt to ease woes of elderly

Promotion of moral education is essential for social transformation by implanting moral values so that the current trend of sending senior citizens to shelter homes could be reduced, suggests a study by the National Human Rights Commission....

Nepal

Govt focusing on saleable manpower: PM

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said the incumbent government would produce educated manpower saleable in the international level in a matter of few years. ...

World

US's Pompeo says 'every indication' Islamic State inspired Sri Lanka attacks: CBS

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a television interview on Wednesday there was "every indication" that Sunday's bomb attacks in Sri Lanka that killed 359 people were inspired by Islamic State....

Opinion

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    EDITORIAL: Slow progress

    People of the central region were jolted out of their beds by a 5.2 magnitude tremor in the early hours Wednesday, as if to remind them of what had ta...

  • Curfew on PUBG: Better than banning

    The recent development of the smartphone culture has made mobile gaming one of the default leisure time activities across all age groups. ...

  • THT logo

    EDITORIAL: Accurate data needed

    After years of dismal economic growth, the country’s 15th Five Year Plan, to be unveiled in the next fiscal after a gap of 12 years, envisages a gro...

  • THT logo

    EDITORIAL: Slow progress

    People of the central region were jolted out of their beds by a 5.2 magnitude tremor in the early hours Wednesday, as if to remind them of what had ta...

  • Curfew on PUBG: Better than banning

    The recent development of the smartphone culture has made mobile gaming one of the default leisure time activities across all age groups. ...

  • THT logo

    EDITORIAL: Accurate data needed

    After years of dismal economic growth, the country’s 15th Five Year Plan, to be unveiled in the next fiscal after a gap of 12 years, envisages a gro...

Business

Facebook beats profit estimates, sets aside $3 billion for privacy penalty

Facebook Inc on Wednesday blew past Wall Street profit estimates in the first quarter and set aside $3 billion to cover a settlement with US...

Sports

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