Nepal | May 26, 2019

UPDATED: At least three killed, five injured in two separate blasts in the capital

Three have been killed while a total of five people have been injured in these incidents....

  • Maoist leader and CPN Maoist General Secretary Netra Bikram Chand

    Nine NCP cadres arrested from valley

    Following multiple explosions in Kathmandu this evening, police have arrested at least nine cadres of Netra Bikram Chand-led Nepal Communist Party....

  • VIDEO: Traffic jams on Mt Everest

    According to Gyanendra Shrestha, a liaison officer at the Everest base camp, many climbers who reach above Camp IV  complained of waiting more than t...

  • EU Summit

    Europe's voters elect new parliament as nationalism mounts

    Pivotal elections for the European Union parliament reach their climax Sunday as the last 21 nations go to the polls and results are announced in a vo...

  • Nepse

    Nepse mostly stable before budget

    As a sign of investor optimism, the weekly turnover and number of transactions in the country’s only secondary market improved in the trading week b...

Kathmandu

Low cost treatment for sickle cell disease at govt hospital

Civil Service Hospital

Sickle cell patients can now get quality treatment at a low cost as a government hospital has unveiled the procedure of red blood cell exchange transfusion for sickle cell disease with machine....

  • Cancer taking toll on the poor

    Not only does cancer take enormous toll on the health of patients, it renders family members homeless. According to a study, nearly 16 per cent of fam...

  • Editors demand withdrawal of Media Council Bill

    Editors of major print media, online news portals and television media and members of Federation of Nepali Journalists have demanded withdrawal of Med...

  • Russian climber becomes first woman to scale Mt Lhotse twice

    A Rusian woman has become the first woman climber in the world to successfully stand atop the world’s fourth highet mountain for the second time, of...

  • Durbar High School building nearing completion

    Major work on reconstruction of the historic Durbar High School, which was damaged in the earthquakes of 2015, is over. This was disclosed at a progra...

Nepal

Inspire youths through ancient wisdom: Ex-CJ Karki

Sushila Karki

Former chief justice Sushila Karki said following a religion was not about just visiting a temple and praying and ringing bells....

World

Strong quake rocks northern Peru, one dead

Peruvian authorities were scrambling to assess the damage after an earthquake with a magnitude as high as 8.0 rocked the Peruvian Amazon region in the early hours of Sunday morning, leaving at least one person dead....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: Call off GuffGaff

    United States Ambassador to Nepal Randy Berry’s planned weekly engagement with the Nepali people on social media has kicked up quite a stir, with ma...

  • Say no to dowry: Don’t make it a status symbol

    'Do you know how great her marriage was? She brought a 12-kg front-load washing machine and a 55-inch smart TV, along with other basic items like a be...

  • EDITORIAL: Uncover the truth

    The entire nation and especially the people of Milkajong Rural Municipality in Taplejung are now shell-shocked following the gruesome murder of nine p...

  • EDITORIAL: Call off GuffGaff

    United States Ambassador to Nepal Randy Berry’s planned weekly engagement with the Nepali people on social media has kicked up quite a stir, with ma...

  • Say no to dowry: Don’t make it a status symbol

    'Do you know how great her marriage was? She brought a 12-kg front-load washing machine and a 55-inch smart TV, along with other basic items like a be...

  • EDITORIAL: Uncover the truth

    The entire nation and especially the people of Milkajong Rural Municipality in Taplejung are now shell-shocked following the gruesome murder of nine p...

Business

Gold price declines, silver stable

The price of gold declined by Rs 300 per tola while that of silver remained stable in the trading week between May 19 and 24. According to the Federation of Nepal Gold and Silver Dealers’ Association (FeNeGoSiDA), the prices of the precious metals have been fluctuating of late due to the impasse i...

Sports

Entertainment

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