Nepal | December 05, 2019

Nepal surpasses its previous record of 31 gold

With 32 gold medals in its name in the ongoing 13th South Asian Games (SAG), Nepal has now surpassed the gold record of the previously held eighth SAF Games held in Kathmandu in 1999....

Country Gold Silver Bronze Total
India 57 40 20 117
Nepal 36 26 34 96
Sri Lanka 17 32 51 100
Pakistan 12 21 22 55
Bangladesh 4 10 41 55
Maldives 1 0 2 3
Bhutan 0 0 6 6

Kathmandu

Jagan Chapagain chosen Red Cross secretary general

Blood Transmission Service Building

Nepali humanitarian and Red Cross Red Crescent veteran, Jagan Chapagain, has been selected as the new secretary general of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies....

Nepal

Preparations to expand BOPs in Kailali

There are preparations to expand border outreach posts of Armed Police Force along the Nepal-India border in Kailali....

World

As outrage mounts over rape in India, victim set ablaze on way to court

Protesters and parliamentarians are pressing for courts to fast-track rape cases and demanding tougher penalties....

Opinion

  • EDITORIAL: For greater activism

    The Supreme Court may have made chhaupadi illegal as early as 2006, but that has not prevented the death of more than a dozen women and girls in two d...

  • Directive to cover potholes: Yet another deja vu

    A fleeting glance through the roads of Nepal invariably reveals a maze of potholes, which have been something of an eyesore for all alike....

  • Joyrides with grandpa

    Sitting in a lavish car with your eyes glued to the mobile screen does not give you the same pleasure as of riding on the back of your grandfather doe...

  • EDITORIAL: For greater activism

    The Supreme Court may have made chhaupadi illegal as early as 2006, but that has not prevented the death of more than a dozen women and girls in two d...

  • Directive to cover potholes: Yet another deja vu

    A fleeting glance through the roads of Nepal invariably reveals a maze of potholes, which have been something of an eyesore for all alike....

  • Joyrides with grandpa

    Sitting in a lavish car with your eyes glued to the mobile screen does not give you the same pleasure as of riding on the back of your grandfather doe...

Business

Stakeholders seek promotion of sports tourism

The ongoing South Asian Games (SAG) 2019 has delighted tourism entrepreneurs in the country....

Sports

Entertainment

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