President Trump Condemns Racism And White Supremacy

Kathmandu,Aug 06 : Donald Trump says ‘hate has no place’ in US after mass shootings in El Paso and Ohio. President Donald Trump has condemned hatred and white supremacy in a public address following mass shootings that left 31 dead in Texas and Ohio. He called for mental health gun control reforms, the death penalty for those who commit mass murder and more bi-partisan co-operation over gun laws. “Mental illness and hate pull the trigger, not the gun,” President...

Four killed in shooting in California

Sacramento,July 29 : Four people, including a gunman, died when a gunman opened fire at a California food festival before being shot dead by police, international media reports have said. Police said they were hunting for a second person who they said was involved in the killing. Around 15 people have been wounded during the mass shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in northern California. Police reached the spot within a minute of the first shots. Police shot and...

India Became The Most Cheapest Country While Nepal Is In 18th Position

California,July 28 : How much money one needs to live comfortably? It cannot be said for sure as cost of living differs markedly from one country to another and from one city to another. Also, living in rural area costs differently than that of urban areas in a country. A new GOBankingRates study lays out how much one needs to earn to live comfortably. It is also helpful in choosing countries for tour and travel particularly for longer stay...

150 Migrants Feared Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Libyan Coast

Kathmandu,July 26 : Up to 150 migrants are feared drowned after a boat capsized off the coast of Libya on Thursday. This would be the largest shipwreck on the Mediterranean Sea this year. About 147 more were rescued by local fishermen and the Libyan coast guard, according to the United Nations’ refugee agency UNHCR. Two people are in the hospital in critical condition. The wooden boat was on its way to Europe until it overturned near Al-Khums, a town...

Lights go out in Venezuela, Maduro accuses opposition of sabotage

Caracas, July 23 : The lights went out across much of Venezuela, reviving fears of the blackouts that plunged the country into chaos a few months ago as the government once again accused opponents of sabotaging the nation’s hydroelectric power system. The power in the capital went out after 4 p.m. (2000 GMT) Monday and immediately backed up traffic as stop lights and the subway stopped working during rush hour. As night fell in Caracas many were wondering how...

India Launches Second Moon Mission

Kathmandu,July 22 : India has successfully launched its second lunar mission a week after it halted the scheduled blast-off due to a technical snag. Chandrayaan-2 was launched at 14:43 local time (09:13 GMT) on Monday from the Sriharikota space station. India’s space chief said his agency had “bounced back with flying colours” after the aborted first attempt. India hopes the $150m (£120m) mission will be the first to land on the Moon’s south pole. The spacecraft has entered the...

Did we mishear Neil Armstrong’s famous first words on the Moon?

Kathmandu,July 21 : On July 20, 1969, an estimated 650 million people watched in suspense as Neil Armstrong descended a ladder towards the surface of the Moon. As he took his first steps, he uttered words that would be written into history books for generations to come: “That’s one small step for man. One giant leap for mankind.” Or at least that’s how the media reported his words. But Armstrong insisted that he actually said, “That’s one small step for a man.” In fact, in...

33 confirmed dead, dozens suffer severe burns in animation studio fire in Japan’s Kyoto

 Kathmandu,July 19 : The death toll of an anime studio blaze in Kyoto, Japan, on Thursday has risen to 33, with 36 others injured, some suffering from severe burns or bleeding, local police and rescuers said. The fire at the three-story building of Kyoto Animation Co., ignited by a man with flammable liquid, is the country’s worst case of arson in decades. Witnesses said that they saw victims who were badly bleeding were rushed to hospital in the incident...

US House condemns Trump’s attacks on four congresswomen

WASHINGTON, JULY 17 : The US House of Representatives has voted to symbolically condemn President Donald Trump for his series of attacks against four congresswomen. The resolution denounced Mr Trump’s “racist comments that have legitimized fear and hatred of New Americans and people of color”. Mr Trump had been accused of racism and xenophobia for telling the members of congress to leave the country. The president has since tweeted: “I don’t have a Racist bone in my body!” Tuesday’s...

Classical music featuring cultural uniqueness marks

KUALA LUMPUR, July 17 (Xinhua) — Musicians from China and Malaysia jointly put on a classical music performance here on Tuesday, playing out melody featuring cultural uniqueness to mark the 45 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries. The “Maritime Silk Road Legend Concert 2019” was held in conjunction with marking the 45 years of the diplomatic relations between the two countries, as well-known conductor Tang Muhai guiding the Guangxi Symphony Orchestra conveyed the meaning of Chinese traditional...

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