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Is the Facebook 10-Year Challenge putting you at risk?

Are you familiar with the 10-Year Challenge? It's the latest social media craze that's making the viral rounds, and you've probably seen your friends posting their own twists on it.

Dowry took lives : A women killed her own daughter with poison

Though we have advanced in a way, the system of dowry is stilled instituted in some parts of our society so deeply. Due to dowry, one woman in Janakpur has taken her own life killing...

Labour permit from Karnali triggers from today

Kathmandu, Jan 20 (RSS): The government is to begin providing labour permit from Surkhet, the capital of Karnali province from today. The Labour and Employment Office of the Province will provide the permit and will...

Airlifted to Kathmandu in wee hours, protesting Dr KC under medical care at TU...

Bhadrapur, Jhapa, Jan 18 (RSS): Protesting Dr Gobinda KC has been airlifted to Kathmandu in the wee hours today following his deteriorating health. Dr KC had been on a fast-onto-death since 10...

Maldhunga bus accident: Death toll reaches seven

Galkot, Jan 17 (RSS): The death toll of Maldhunga bus accident has reached seven. The bus (Ga 1 Kha 6108) heading towards Narayangadh from Beni met with accident at 8:30 am at...

Dr KC’s health becoming critical

Ilam, Jan 14 (RSS): The health condition of Dr Govinda KC, who has been staging a fast-unto-death here since January 9, is critical.  Dr KC, who was admitted to...

Police rescue 16 missing in Phulchowki

Lalitpur, Jan 13 (RSS): The Metropolitan Police Range Lalitpur rescued 16 adolescents who lost their way in course of trekking in Phulchowki area and handed over to their guardians. 

Woman and 2 Children Die in Nepal Menstruation Hut

KATHMANDU, Nepal — When Amba Bohara’s period came this week, she followed a familiar routine in western Nepal. Considered impure in her village because she was menstruating, Ms. Bohara barricaded herself in a tiny...

Gopal Khadka : the rich officer

Imagine how much a government official can make fast buck in five years in Nepal? Everyone will be jolted when they know that he has five houses in five years and unlimited lands inside...

Bandipur diary

Travelling is the greatest form of learning. There is a saying that the world is a book, and that those who don’t travel read only one page. All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveller...

Father’s love

One day I was so angry, that I left home, swearing not to return, till I became a wealthy guy. I used to think...

Pictures that speak more than words

Here are the best images from Sony Photography awards.

Straws made of wild grass can be Nepal’s new option to...

Plastic ban has always been not effective. Enforcing a ban on plastic bags with thickness below 40 microns in the Kathmandu city...

Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup Nepal to be played in Gokarna

The second edition of the Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup Nepal, the world’s largest corporate golf tournament is slated for May 11 at the...