Remembering Hiroshima in Kathmandu through canvas

On August 6 more than two dozen artists from India, Nepal and France participated in the one day “Hiroshima Peace Memorial Art Camp 2017” in the capital. The program was organized by Lumbini World Peace Forum to commemorate Hiroshima Day 2017. On August 6 1945 in Japanese city of Hiroshima world’s first atomic bomb was

Fewa lake shrank from 10 to 4.2 sq km in 46 yrs

Lake in Pokhara has been registered for years in the names of private individuals. It has been learnt that land around the lake, which is listed as a Ramsar wetland conservation area, has been registered as private property and the area of the lake also shrunk  from 10 square kilometers in 1961 to 4.20 square

NMA Election: Zimba Zangbu Sherpa panel announced its candidancy

Kathmandu, August 1: A panel of Zimba Zangbu Sherpa announced its candidancy for the upcoming election of Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) on Monday. A panel announced the candidancy in the press meeting organized by the panel at Lainchaur. Sherpa, the managing director of Khumbi La Trekking and Mountaineering, is the immediate past president of NMA.

A beautiful dancing Nepali pop song “KANCHHILE” releases…..

Kathmandu, July 19: Singer Ajay Tamang released music video of his new song ‘KANCHHILE’. Nepali famous actress released the song in the program organized in Reporter’s Club Nepal. Chief guest Upreti said, “It is a beautiful song. I appreciate the entire unit of the music video. Singer Ajay’s voice is unique and this song is

Nepal-India Trade, Transit and Connectivity workshop organised

Kathmandu, July 12: The Nepali Embassy in New Delhi and the IDSA jointly organised a workshop on Nepal-India Trade, Transit and Connectivity as part of the Embassy’s economic diplomacy initiative at Vishakhapatnam, India, today. Inaugurating the workshop, Ambassador of Nepal to India, Deep Kumar Upadhyaya said Nepali traders are keenly assessing how they can make

Nepal and Bangladesh to play in friendly match Tuesday

Kathmandu, July 11: The Nepali team that is preparing for the AFC Under-23 championship to be held in the United Arab Emirates will be playing a friendly match with the U-23 national team of Bangladesh on Tuesday. All Nepal Football Association (ANFA), the organizer, said that all preparations for the friendly football match have been

UML candidates elected mayor, deputy mayor in Dharan

Inaruwa, July 11: CPN (UML) candidates have been elected to the top two posts of Dharan sub metropolis. As per the results of the vote count held on late Monday night, UML’s Tara Subba and Manju Bhandari have been elected the mayor and deputy mayor. Rai garnered 20,975 votes against 16, 202 votes obtained by

Nepalis working in Saudi, Egypt and UAE safe

Kathmandu, July 7: Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara held talks with the ambassadors from Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the UAE to Nepal and garnered information about the status of Nepalis working in their respective countries. He stressed that the Nepali workers should be safe and secure. Similarly, he said peaceful dialogue

Private airlines companies slash domestic fare

Kathmandu, July 5: Private airlines companies have decided to slash the fare for domestic flights, following a fall in the prices of air turbine fuel. The Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) few days ago decreased the ATF prices. According to Airline Operators Association of Nepal’s spokesperson Ghanshyam Acharya, private airline operators decided to make some adjustments

Nepali Embassy in Switzerland organises destination promotion programme

  Kathmandu, July 5: The Embassy of Nepal in association with the NRNA, Switzerland held a destination promotion programme in Bern last Saturday, under the theme, ‘Mountains: Connecting Cultures and Peoples’. The Guest of honour of the occasion, Mr. Johannes Matyassy, Chief of Asia and the Pacific Division, Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, Switzerland, inaugurated