Where has Nepal's once active civil society gone?

Kathmandu, May 26 -- In the ongoing opposition over the proposed Media Council bill, one group, which has often been at the forefront of anti-authoritarian movements in the past, has been conspicuous ... Read More

Eight deaths on Everest, the most in four years, as climbing season draws to a close

Kathmandu, May 26 -- As the Everest climbing season for this year draws to a close, with just one day left for mountaineers to make a push for the top of the world, it has recorded eight deaths, the m... Read More

Umesh Shah's lays bare his history, hopes and desires in 'Rhythm in Roots'

Kathmandu, May 26 -- Umesh Shah's paintings portray nothing unusual. The subjects of his ongoing exhibition 'Rhythm in Roots' are objects we see around everywhere-women, men, animals, and a few instru... Read More

My love is like a red, red rose

Kathmandu, May 26 -- It is Friday. The date is November 10 and it's your birthday. It is the day you revealed something that changed my life, our lives. "You had promised to tell me an important thin... Read More

Love is life

Kathmandu, May 26 -- A few weeks ago, Nitu's elder brother informed her about a possible partner for her. The man, her brother had said, lived in New Delhi and had a very well-paying job. Her brother... Read More

Three persons killed and four injured in two different cylinder blasts in the Capital

Kathmandu, May 26 -- Three people were killed and four injured, seriously, in two different cooking gas cylinder blasts in Sukedhara and Ghattekulo on Sunday. According to police, two people died whe... Read More

Is Sri Lanka on a Tourism Suicide path?

U.S., May 26 -- The good news, there has never been a better time to visit Sri Lanka. It's true when it comes to travel specials available. Sri Lanka is safe, but to relate such a message may be a cha... Read More

Over 1,000 pro-BNP journos demand Khaleda's release before eid

Dhaka, May 26 -- Over a thousand pro-BNP journalists on Sunday demanded the release of BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia from jail before the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr. "We urge the government to immediately fr... Read More

Boris Johnson leads 8-member race to replace PM Theresa May

India, May 26 -- Despite a growing 'ABB' campaign - 'Anyone But Boris' - former foreign secretary Boris Johnson remains the favourite to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, as more leading lights of t... Read More

SATIRE SATURDAY: Is President Buhari really funny?

Nigeria, May 26 -- President Muhammadu Buhari is a likable human. The near-general consensus of those who have met him is that the man exudes a certain child-like atmosphere of innocence and simplicit... Read More