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Economic growth : A tough goal for Nepal

Some people are struggling for earning money; most of the people are struggling for creating the money while almost all of us are struggling for not knowing how to play with the...

The well-educated person

Let me begin with an image. It is of an old-fashioned beam balance of the sort that blind Justice is often portrayed as holding. Its very appearance tells us what it is to be...

Simplicity : Prince William and Kate go to reception by auto rickshaw

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge made a colourful entrance as they arrived by auto rickshaw for a special reception hosted by the British High Commissioner to Pakistan in Islamabad.

How to give a Toast in China

Chinese President Xi Jinping visited Nepal after his second informal summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Mamallapuram near Chennai, India. Chinese President Xi Jinping is...

Ramdev: From godman to tycoon

In the following extract from the recent book Godman to Tycoon: the Untold Story of Baba Ramdev, journalist Priyanka Pathak-Narain describes how the Patanjali group’s factories manufacture some of their food products. While...

Blackness and beauty

As an American born to Nigerian parents, I was raised primarily in the United States, the United Kingdom and Côte d’Ivoire. The women in my family – my mother, grandmother and aunts – are...

Bangladesh, Nepal Estimated To Grow Faster Than India: World Bank

Bangladesh and Nepal are estimated to grow faster than India in 2019, according to the World Bank, which said that overall growth in South Asia is projected to slow down this fiscal...

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to Nepal

Chinese President Xi Jinping is visiting Nepal after his second informal summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Mamallapuram near Chennai, India. Recently, Nepal hosted Foreign...

These local pals have found joy in making kids happy, safe and educated in...

Nicole Heker, 26, recently wrapped a 507-day, 6,351-mile solo journey on two wheels from the northern Thai city of Chiang Mai to the southern Portuguese city of Lagos. The Princeton, N.J., native...

Get out of virtual world in this Dashain

Those were days when we used to fly kites, play cards and were so much excited to visit our relatives during Dashain. Now, time has changed. We are addicted to technologies more. We hardly have...

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...