Nepal | December 10, 2018

Yak herding, a Himalayan culture at crossroads

The rate of displacement of Yak herders, Himalayan nomads, at Eastern regions of Panchthar, Illam and Taplejung paints a desolate picture of a culture that is dying out. And despite everything, the native but now vanishing Himalayan way of life has lost hopes of a revival....

Kathmandu

Reception held to mark SAARC Charter Day

Amjad Hussain B Sial, secretary general of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation, hosted a reception to commemorate the 34th SAARC Charter Day in Kathmandu today....

Nepal

Govt takes over projects meant for provinces

The office of the prime minister and council of ministers, OPMCM

The federal government has taken over some development projects supposed to be under the jurisdiction of provinces....

  • Minster Thapa vows to dismantle syndicate system

    Minister of Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa today said the government was preparing to dismantle the syndicate system in other areas as it had done in ...

  • Divorce cases up in Dhading

    As many as 94 divorce cases have been filed in Dhading District Court after the new Civil Code came into effect. Of them, 27 cases were filed by male ...

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    Health workers deprived of salary in Tanahun

    Employees at District Health Office, Tanahun, have not received their salary for the past two months. Confusion over whether DHO will be operated unde...

  • DPM Pokhrel claims breakthrough

    Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence Ishwar Pokhrel today said the government had identified and arrested the perpetrator(s) of Nirmala Panta...

World

China urges Canada to free Huawei CFO or face consequences

Huawei, Meng Wanzhou

China warned Canada on Saturday that there would be severe consequences if it did not immediately release Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's chief financial officer, calling the case "extremely nasty"....

Opinion

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    EDITORIAL: Forests up a tree

    Nepal’s community forestry management is one of the successful stories in the world. The community-managed forestry in the hills, mountains and Tara...

  • Celebrating ICAO Day: Safety and security first

    On December 7 every year, those involved in the aviation industry and the stakeholders observe ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organisation) Day. ...

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    EDITORIAL: Undemocratic move

    Amid concerns — and opposition — from various quarters, the government on Tuesday moved ahead with its decision on an ordinance related to adjustm...

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    EDITORIAL: Forests up a tree

    Nepal’s community forestry management is one of the successful stories in the world. The community-managed forestry in the hills, mountains and Tara...

  • Celebrating ICAO Day: Safety and security first

    On December 7 every year, those involved in the aviation industry and the stakeholders observe ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organisation) Day. ...

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    EDITORIAL: Undemocratic move

    Amid concerns — and opposition — from various quarters, the government on Tuesday moved ahead with its decision on an ordinance related to adjustm...

Business

Private sector loses confidence in govt

Singha Durbar

The government has very little time to make amends as it has spent almost a year doing nothing. In a year or two, the ruling party needs to hold general convention which will consume time and after three years preparations for the next general election will begin,...

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Entertainment

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