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Street Children blues

Baba! Why have you left me in these streets? It’s so lonely, dark and wild Come and take me away for I am not a fugitive child Many pass by but no one cares about me I wish...

Nepal’s Sandeep Lamichhane retained by Delhi Daredevils for IPL 2019

Young Nepali leg spinner Sandeep Lamichhane has been has been retained by Delhi Daredevils for upcoming edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019. According to the club, fourteen players including Nepal’s leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane were cling...

‘They use ​money to promote Christianity’: Nepal’s battle for souls

Ram Maya Sunar had two miscarriages. Then she had a daughter, who died of pneumonia when she was one. “My second child died from tuberculosis at just six months. I’m still haunted by it,”...

How strong will be the ripple effect of #MeToo in Nepal ?

After a year of fits and starts, Nepal’s #MeToo movement has leapt forward over few days. The #MeToo movement triggered from United States with of rape and sexual misconduct against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. Then...

Unclaimed Experience: Saguna Shah #MeToo

For a woman who is known to be upfront and vocal, who has lived life threadbare on her own terms for a decade now, this unfathomable and uncalled for incident left me stunned and...

Lonely Planet reveals top 10 destinations for 2019, Kathmandu in number 5

Got a passport? Lonely Planet just announced its picks for the hottest travel destinations, trends and experiences for 2019 — and it’s enough to inspire a severe case of wanderlust. “These are the places to experience...

China to launch world’s first man made moon

China is planning to launch its own 'artificial moon' by 2020 to replace streetlamps and lower electricity costs in urban areas, state media reported Friday. Chengdu, a city in southwestern Sichuan province, is developing "illumination...

Get ready for Nepal’s first paragliding world cup to be held in November

A paragliding world cup championship is scheduled to be organised from November 1 to 4 at the Swarek ground of Bhirkot Municipality-5 in Syangja district. Nepal Paragliding Association, Nepal Air Sports Association and Babu Adventure...

Nepal’s Solution to More Rape Cases? Ban Pornography

 For months, the government of Nepal has struggled to contain public anger over a rise in sexual assaults in this small Himalayan nation — up 60 percent over the past five years, officials say. Over...

Nepal’s #MeToo movement : Voice against corrosive male power

After a year of fits and starts, Nepal’s #MeToo movement has leapt forward over few days. The #MeToo movement triggered from United States with of rape and sexual misconduct against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. Then...

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...

Movie Review – Chhakka Panja 3

In movie industry, sequels rarely work and can keep audience sit up and watch till the movie completes, but Chhakka Panja 3 seems to have the fine formula...