Published on Jul 25 2016 // Slideshow
Lush forest in a corner of Kathmandu valley
A scene of green forest in the month of late July seen from Lamatar of Lalitpur district, the south-east belt of Kathmandu valley. Photo credit: Devraj Ghimire (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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 // 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 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...

Published on May 10 2016 // Diaspora, Featured, Slideshow
Belgium Lumbini-Kapilvastu Day Movement organizing general assembly
Leuven (Belgium), May 10: The Belgium National Committee of Lumbini-Kapilvastu Day Global Movement is all set to organize its general assembly on the occasion of the 2560th Buddha Jayanti on May 22. It is learnt that the general assembly to be organized at 1:30 afternoon in Ons Huis, Leuven, is scheduled...

Published on Dec 17 2015 // Featured, Health, Slideshow
Cancer is overwhelmingly a result of environmental factors and not largely down to bad luck, a study suggests. Earlier this year, researchers sparked a debate after suggesting two-thirds of cancer types were down to luck rather than factors such as smoking. The new study, in the journal Nature, used...

Published on Dec 17 2015 // Featured, Slideshow, World News
Teen arrested for punching Spanish PM in face
Madrid: Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy suffered a scare on Wednesday when a 17-year-old youth punched him in the face during a campaign appearance in his northwestern fiefdom of Galicia, breaking his glasses. A source in his ruling conservative Popular Party, who refused to be named, said...