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Threat of alarming air pollution in Nepal

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For the past couple of weeks, the Nepali newspapers were swarmed with the issue of air pollution after it climbed to hazardous levels. Smoke and haze covered Kathmandu valley and other hilly regions. According...

India to review COVID-19 vaccines after blood clot warning – report

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- A government panel of experts is investigating for any domestic cases of blood clotting, even mild ones, as a side effect of the two COVID-19 vaccines being administered in India, financial daily Mint...

COVID-19 Pandemic & Its Impact on Mental Health

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From dining out at favorite restaurants, partying till late nights, the loud music in clubs, trekking to breathtaking and amazing destinations, the unprecedented covid-19 has changed our lives within a blink and going out...

Tourism Industry Needs To Focus on Domestic Tourism

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Since Nepal resumes domestic flights and limited international flights by following health and safety protocols, there is some sign of tourism revival as people have started traveling to different tourism destinations. The country was...

Bahraini royal family to climb Mount Everest

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A 16-member team led by Bahraini Crown Prince Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum has arrived in Nepal to climb the Mount Everest, world's highest peak. The team arrived in a special military flight of the...

Rights Activist Muskan Khatun Wins 2021 International Women of Courage Award

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The United States Embassy in Nepal is pleased to announce Muskan Khatun will be awarded the prestigious International Women of Courage (IWOC) Award for her work to end acid attacks. First Lady of the...

France’s Sarkozy convicted of corruption but likely to avoid jail

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Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy was found guilty of corruption on Monday and sentenced to three years in prison, a stunning fall from grace for a man who for five years bestrode the national...

The Ball Is In Nepali Congress’s Court

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After the Supreme Court of Nepal on Tuesday reinstated the dissolved  House of Representatives in a historic move, all eyes are on the old party, the Nepali Congress. Now, the game of numbers could start...

Djokovic on cloud nine in Australia after Medvedev mauling

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A very different Australian Open came to a familiar close on Sunday, with Novak Djokovic crowned champion for a record-extending ninth time and Serbian fans hailing a one-sided win over another would-be challenger in...

Smiling Himalayas of Myagdi (Photo Feature)

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Here are beautiful clicks from Takum of Myagdi district. Beautiful Dhaulagiri range, Manapathi Himal, Gurja, Putha,Churen and other ranges seen in Myagdi District: The Himalayan District -







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Save the elephants

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Last week a barasingha strayed into a field in Panchkula. She ate a ball of wheat only to find it was a homemade bomb...

How fashion is killing the planet

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It's not just what you eat that is killing the earth and all its inhabitants. It is also what you wear. Every time you buy...

World Stroke Day, 29 October 2020

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Stroke is a major cause of disability and death globally that disproportionately affects people in low- and middle-income countries. Worldwide, stroke is the second...

Compassion: Key to happiness

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Compassion is not a hobby or something you do in a good mood or when you are well fed or with your friends, It...