Published on Jul 25 2016 // Business, Featured
Nepal imports liquor even from Cuba
Nepal imported a huge quantity of liquor from Neighboring country India; Europe and as far as Cuba in the last fiscal year. Bizmandu, a Kathmandu-based vernacular newsportal, reports that Nepal imported 12.3 litre liquor of foreign brand of worth Rs 1.8 billion. The Nepalis liquor companies import raw...

Published on Jul 25 2016 // Featured, Science And Technology, Slideshow
The end of Yahoo: Why Verizon spent big
That hand-holding portal was at one point worth a staggering $125bn. Today, it was sold for $4.83bn (£3.7bn) to US mobile network Verizon. That’s a remarkable amount of money for a company whose name has become shorthand for online businesses falling from grace. Last quarter, Yahoo lost $440m....

Published on Jul 25 2016 // Diaspora, Featured, Nepal News, Slideshow
Hike for Nepal in Hong Kong
Consul General Kamal Prasad Bhattarai along with PhurbaTenzing Sherpa inaugurating the 13 kilometers Hike for Nepal program on Sunday. Photo: South China Morning Post/Nora Tam Hong Kong – city nicknamed as Asia’s world city became Nepal fest for four hours on 24 July due to the Hike for Nepal...

Published on May 12 2016 // Education, Featured
Kathmandu: The Tribhuvan University, Office of the Controller of Examination, Balkhu on Thursday published the result of various subjects of Masters of Arts (MA) first year level under the faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. The result of the examinations of English Literature, Library and Information...

Published on May 12 2016 // Featured, Nepal News, Slideshow
Kathmandu: This year’s first successful ascent to Mount Everest, the world’s highest peak took place with nine Nepali Sherpa climbers reaching its summit Wednesday evening. According to Director General of the Department of Tourism, Sudarshan Prasad Dhakal, nine Sherpas completed the climbing...

Published on May 12 2016 // Business, Featured
Jiri, May 12: Preparations to resume the flights to and from the Dolakha-based Jiri Airport – located in the entry point to the world’s highest peak Mount Everest – are in full swing. The airport is closed for nearly three decades. The airport which was completely halted since 2042 BS has not...

Published on May 10 2016 // Featured, Nepal News
Kathmandu, May 10: The association of the families of security persons victimized during conflict has demanded the cancellation of the nine-point agreement the ruling CPN (UML) and the UCPN (Maoist) made recently, reasoning it would not ensure justice to the victims. Organizing a press conference in...

Published on May 10 2016 // Featured, Nepal News, Slideshow
UAE opens Embassy in Nepal
Kathmandu, May 10: The United Arab Emirates has officially launched its service by opening the Embassy in Kathmandu on Tuesday. Nepal and UAE had set up the diplomatic relations in 1977. UAE decided to set up its Embassy in Nepal in 2010. With the establishment of the Embassy of the UAE in Nepal, it...