Zombie capitalism must die!25 Jan, 2020
The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, Z Nation: pop culture is all but overrun with zombies. T
USAID's Pani Programme launched for Rara Lake24 Jan, 2020
“We will work with Paani Program to manage waste including horse manure and add dustbins in the area,” said Harijung Sahi, mayor of Chhayanath Rara Municipality.
NCP’s code of conduct: Imposition of social mores on cadres?24 Jan, 2020
The 11-point code of conduct, issued by the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), has drawn mixed responses from the members of public.
Automobiles replace bullock carts in Terai23 Jan, 2020
As bullock carts started facing decline, the ones who used to make them were forced to change their occupation.
Society has negative view towards contractors: Kharel23 Jan, 2020
Samanantar Nirman Sewa Private Limited established in 1991 has accomplished over 200 small and big projects until now. A few months ago, the company was awarded a prize of Rs. 20 million for completing a construction project before the given deadline.
Bypass to link Gautam Buddha Airport and Lumbini22 Jan, 2020
The bypass road is said to be a part of State government’s road project to improve the flow of traffic on the major highway. The State government has said to provide Rs. 450 million to start the construction of corridors on both the rivers.
Setting fires to avoid fires22 Jan, 2020
Australians desperate for solutions to raging wildfires might find them 8,000 miles away, where a new Stanford-led study proposes ways of overcoming barriers to prescribed burns – fires purposefully set under controlled conditions to clear ground fuels. The paper, published Jan. 20 in Nature Sustainability, outlines a range of approaches to significantly increase the deployment of prescribed burns in California and potentially in other regions, including Australia, that share similar climate,...
Princess Astrid visits cultural heritage in BhaktapurBy RSS
Minister Bhattarai briefed her about the cultural and archeological sites in the district.
Seven virgin tourism investment areas in State 121 Jan, 2020
Sir Edmund Hillary and Tanzing Norgay Sherpa scaled Mt. Everest on 29 May 2053 and State 1, commonly known as east Nepal, got glorious spotlight on the map of global adventure tourism activities.
TIA cutting impressive image among passengers, national and international visitorsBy RSS
No sooner Ramesh Prasad Aryal arrived at the arrival lounge at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) last Thursday and had a cursory glance around, he said he instantly felt very much 'at home'.
Blockchain to grow in 2020?19 Jan, 2020
The advent of blockchain technology is one of the most revolutionary development. Essentially, blockchain is an open distributed ledger that records transactions between parties. The main thing differentiating a blockchain from a normal database is that it cannot conflict with the data that is already present on the database. It is decentralized, replicable and most of all it is immutable.
Brahman, Chhetri women learning panche bajaBy RSS
The women from Brahman and Chhetri communities of Beni municipality-4 have shown keen interest in learning panche baja, a set of five traditional musical instruments. Their interest to learn playing the traditional musical instruments has broken the stereotype.
Chhau exists in every house16 Jan, 2020
The government recently started demolishing the menstrual huts, known as Chhaugoths in western Nepal, with a motive to end Chhaupadi practice, where menstruating women and girls are forced to live in isolated menstrual huts.
Maghi or Maghe Sakranti celebrations in pictures15 Jan, 2020
The festival is also celebrated by other Hindu communities by taking holy bath in rivers and eating special dishes.
Fall Armyworm: a menace for Nepali farmersBy RSS
An invasive pest, Fall armyworm (FAW) (Spodoptera frugiperda) was first recorded in Nepal from Nawalpur district which are supposed to have come from India. After the first report of the invasion of this pest in Asia was in July, 2018, from Karnataka State of India. National Plant Protection Organisation (NPPO) Nepal and other research organisations were then alerted on the surveillance, monitoring and detection of this worm.
Singer Bhattarai dies in accident14 Jan, 2020
“We can’t actually say anything whether he felt asleep or was driving the vehicle on a drunken state,” DSP Regmi said. “Following family’s request, we did not carry out investigation into the accident after Bhattarai’s death,” DSP Regmi said.
People busy purchasing yam for Maghe Sakranti13 Jan, 2020
The price of yam in retail market is almost double of the wholesale market.
Most Frequent Burmese visitor to Nepal and first Burmese Everest Summitters honouredBy RSS
With more than 55 million population, Myanmar has nearly 90 per cent of the population with Buddhist faith, a factor Nepal, being the Land of Lord Buddha, could capitalize to draw more and more Buddhist Burmese.
Five new products at CES 2020 that left us completely awe-inspired12 Jan, 2020
This week was about Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2020) in the tech industry. Since it’s one of the biggest tech events, all the technology enthusiasts had keen and wandering eyes at the event. And well, the CES 2020 didn’t disappoint. Many tech companies showcased their best and innovative products in the tech show. Not every product at the event brought a brand new tech to the table.
Buddhist monks pray for 'moksha' of people and animals killed in Australia's bush firesBy RSS
The Bhikkhus (monks) expressed condolences to the casualties resulting from the disaster and recited the Arya Triskandhasutra, the Bhadracharya Pranidhanaraj, the Aryamaitri Pranidhan and the Samantabhadra Pranidhan scriptures from the Buddhist literature.