Published on Jan 13 2018 // bignews, Featured, Slideshow, World News
Trump’s ‘shithole’ countries’ list
United States President Donald Trump, who seems very much critical to immigrant, once again has been dragged into controversy against his ruthful comments on ‘shithole’ countries. Trump has described Haiti, El Salvador and parts of Africa as “shithole countries” in a meeting with lawmakers in...

Published on Dec 21 2017 // bignews, Featured, Health, Slideshow
World’s renowned neuro surgeon suffers from pancreatic cancer
Senior neuro surgeon Prof Dr Upendra Devkota has suffered from cancer. Devkota is currently receiving treatment in a London-based hospital. A source close of family members ofUpendra Devkota shared with sopannews that Dr Upendra Devkota has suffered from pancreatic cancer. Prof Dr Devkota had flown to...

Published on Sep 22 2017 // bignews, Entertainment
Buddha Lama wins title of ‘First Nepal Idol’
Buddha Lama has won the title of ‘First Nepal Idol’. “The First Nepal Idol is Buddha Lama,” senior artiste Madan Krishna Shrestha announced the result in a grand hall of performance in Qatar. The grand finale of the First Nepal Idol was held in Doha, Qatar on Friday in 22 September 2017. The...

Published on Sep 16 2017 // bignews
Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, who was elected to the top executive post on June 6, is completing his 100 days in office, generally referred to as the ‘honeymoon period’ in Nepali politics. After Deuba succeeded CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ as the 40th...

Published on Aug 30 2017 // bignews
The entire world should take benefit from rising China
By Mahendra Subedi The entire world has remained perplexed by the rapid development ongoing in China in the recent decades. And, almost all the politicians, intellectual community, bureaucrats and civil society in Nepal too are more or less familiar with the China’s development pace either by visiting...

Published on Aug 19 2017 // bignews, Featured, Slideshow, World News
Huge rally in Boston a week after Charlottesville attack
BOSTON (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators chanting anti-Nazi slogans converged Saturday on downtown Boston, dwarfing a small group of conservatives who cut short their “free speech rally” in a boisterous repudiation of white nationalism a week after racially tinged bloodshed in Virginia. An estimated...

Published on Aug 05 2017 // bignews, Featured, Slideshow
Renu Dahal sets two records after her victory as Bharatpur Mayor
Renu Dahal has been elected the mayor of Bharatpur Metropolitan City. Dahal, the candidate of CPN (Maoist Centre) and Nepali Congress won the election by securing 202 more votes against her competitor Devi Prasad Gyawali of CPN (UML). With Renu’s victory, Bharatpur Metropolitan City has set two...

Published on Aug 05 2017 // bignews, Featured, Slideshow
Baby sitting: A sensitive assignment for middle-class family
‘Baby sitting is one of the toughest jobs in the 21st century’ By Mahendra Subedi Shanti Sapkota of New Baneshwor, a lactating mother of an eight-month-old baby, is in no mood to accept a job anytime soon. Her priority right this time is taking care of her baby by giving her full time. As...