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  • Nepal’s Sandeep Lamichhane featured on ESPNcricinfo’s Most Countries Played In list

    Kathmandu, September 21 Nepal’s young cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane has been featured on the list of cricketers who played in most countries published by international cricket website ESPNcricinfo. The website’s The Cricket Monthly says Lamichhane is among six players who have played in most countries in past one year. He has played in nine countries, according to the website. The website has described Lamichhane’s inclusion on the list as a “heartening appearance… testimony to his talent and potential.” The list has Mohammad...

    Nepali women celebrate Teej with fasting, songs and dances

    Kathmandu, September 12 The Teej festival, also called Haritalika, is being observed by Nepali women, Hindus in particular, throughout the country on Wednesday. Women fast and wish for a prosperous life of their spouses on this festival, which falls on the third day of the waxing moon in the lunar month of Bhadra. Women rejoice with various delicious dishes known as ‘dar’ a day before Teej and fast on the next day as per the tradition. Women on this...

    Chinese trained to Nepali youths

    Kathmandu, Sep 11:  The six-month long computer training course provided to Nepali youths by a Chinese organization has been concluded on Monday. The program entitled ”Enable Nepalese youths for life skills development through computer training” was conducted by Good Will Foundation based in Tibetan Autonomous Region of China in coordination with a Nepali organization Samajik Rupantaran Nepal.  Amid a function organized in Lokanthali of Bhaktapur today, the youths were provided with certificates by the representatives of the Chinese organization and officials...

    Nepal army not to participate in BIMSTEC military exercise

    Kathmandu,Sept 09: The Kathmandu Post reports in its lead story for the day that Nepal has decided to withdraw from a joint military exercise among member states of Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) owing to severe criticisms from various sections of society. Prime Minsiter KP Sharma Oli has directed the Nepali Army to stop preparations for the event while the military troop was all set to leave for Pune of India today, according to...

    Closing ceremony of 18th Asian Games held in Jakarta, Indonesia

    The closing ceremony of the 18th Asian Games is held at the Gelora Bung Karno (GBK) Main Stadium in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sept. 2, 2018.(Xinhua/Huang Zongzhi) 

    In pics: Teej Fair organized for upcoming Teej festival in Kathmandu, Nepal

    Kathmandu,Aug 26:A visitor selects clothes at a stall of the Teej Fair organized for the upcoming Teej festival in Kathmandu, Nepal, Aug. 25, 2018. During the festival, married women fast and pray for good health and longevity of their husbands and unmarried women pray for marrying healthy and handsome husbands. (Xinhua/Sunil Sharma)

    Foreign Employment Promotion Board will get makeover: Minister Bista

    Kathmandu, August 23 The government has decided to redefine the duties and responsibilities of the Foreign Employment Promotion Board as well as give it a new name. Minister for Labour, Employment and Social Security Gokarna Bista says the board will now be transformed into ‘Foreign Employment Management Board.’ Bista, who was addressing member lawmakers of Parliament’s Consumer and Labour Affairs Committee, said it was no longer the government’s job to promote foreign employment. The minister said that the government...

    Ambassador Jha Murder Case: Arrested suspects take polygraph test

    Kathmandu, August 22 Three people arrested in connection with the murder of former Nepali ambassador to France Keshav Raj Jha have taken polygraph tests under police supervision. According to police chef Sonu Tamang and two gardeners of the Jha’s Thapathali residence took the test on Wednesday, three days after the former envoy was found murdered in his room. Sources say that police decided to conduct the test after it could not find evidence pointing towards the murderers. An official...

    GYP organizes Asian Youth Assembly 2018 successfully

    Kathmandu, Aug 14: Asian Youth Assembly 2018 has been successfully concluded with 5 points Kathmandu declaration. Global Youth Parliament (GYP) has organized the program in co-ordination with Youth Parliament Nepal on the occasion of International Youth Day at Kathmandu. Inauguration ceremony of the assembly has been held in National Assembly Hall with the chair of GYP president Mr.Diwakar Aryal. Chief Guest, Speaker of Legislative Parliament of Nepal Rt.Hon Krishna Bahadur Mohara said,I really appreciate to GYP for providing such...

    Miss Tourism contest starting on September 10

    Kathmandu, July 20: The Miss Tourism beauty contest for 2018 is going to be organized in Kathmandu starting on September 10. This program is organized by Point Media Pvt. Ltd in order to increase the participation of women in tourism sector and to promote tourism. This competition will be the third franchise of the Point Media Pvt. Ltd. In a press meeting organized on Thursday, Managing Director of Point Media, Nabin Kafle, said that unmarried girls from 18-15 years...

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