Nepal | September 18, 2019

Minimise impact of dengue on tourism industry, says minister

As the tourist season has begun and the Visit Nepal Year 2020 campaign is nearing and the country is facing a problem of dengue, Tourism Minister Yogesh Bhattarai had called a meeting on Monday with concerned stakeholders to prevent the tourism industry being afflicted by dengue....

Kathmandu

Congress obstructs Parliament for second day over Banke incident

After the government agreed to file a first information report against the culprits of Banke incident, the main opposition Nepali Congress was in no mood to obstruct the proceedings of the House of Representatives on Monday....

Nepal

Bhedetar stinking to high heavens

Bhedetar, a major tourist destination of Province 1, is stinking as the dumped garbage has been left uncollected for the past one-and-a-half months....

World

Taliban kill 24 at Afghan president's rally; Ghani unhurt

A Taliban suicide bomber on a motorcycle targeted a campaign rally by President Ashraf Ghani in northern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing at least 24 people and wounding 31....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Simply unministerial

    Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai is very much in the news, but apparently for the wrong reason....

  • Menstruation: Let’s not make it taboo

    One beautiful summer day as I was about to take my eyes off the window, my colleague entered my office with a surprised look on her face to tell me wh...

  •  EDITORIAL: Flawed land bill

    When land reforms were made some 55 years ago, the main objective of the move was to shift the country to an industrial society by giving excess land ...

  • EDITORIAL: Simply unministerial

    Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai is very much in the news, but apparently for the wrong reason....

  • Menstruation: Let’s not make it taboo

    One beautiful summer day as I was about to take my eyes off the window, my colleague entered my office with a surprised look on her face to tell me wh...

  •  EDITORIAL: Flawed land bill

    When land reforms were made some 55 years ago, the main objective of the move was to shift the country to an industrial society by giving excess land ...

Business

Journey of grit and determination

An exemplary example of someone who has braved all odds to become one of the most successful entrepreneurs in India, Saroj is a recipient of the Padma Shree award from the Indian government in 2013....

Sports

Entertainment

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