Preparing for a 'No Normal'

Kathmandu, April 13 -- When the Nepal government clamped a lockdown after only the second case was detected in a student travelling back from France last year, everyone thought it would be for a week ... Read More

"Nepali leaders unable to accept women in power"

Kathmandu, April 13 -- The role of women in Nepal's socio-political landscape is still on the margins, despite decades of activism.Nepali Timesinterviewed MP and outspoken gender rights activist Binda... Read More

The homecoming of Nepal's gods

Kathmandu, April 12 -- Nearly 40 years after it was stolen from Patan, a rare stone statue of Laxmi-Narayan finally landed at Kathmandu airport on Monday, raising hopes for the return of thousands of ... Read More

Quarter of Nepalis still hungry during pandemic

Kathmandu, April 12 -- Nepalis continue to suffer from pandemic-induced food insecurity even as Nepal sees thefirst signs of the second wave of Covid-19. A new report released last week shows that 23... Read More

Turkish Airlines with Mega Bank

Kathmandu, April 12 -- Turkish Airlines has partnered with Mega Bank Nepal Limited on travel facilities for the bank's debit and credit card holding clients and employees for special discounted fares ... Read More

The promise of an American Dream

Kathmandu, April 11 -- With the inauguration ofPresident Bidenon 20 January 2021, many people were excited to see what a new historically diverse administration could achieve to reverse four years of ... Read More

While the forests are burning

Kathmandu, April 11 -- Nagarkot's Datadol forest is the latest to experience a wildfire, as a series of fire incidents continue to be reported from across the country. A fire sparked off by 'unknown ... Read More

Of mountains and of people

Kathmandu, April 11 -- When we utter the word 'mountain', many things come to mind, as does the imagination of a collective identity of a people whose lives are punctuated with hardships of the diffic... Read More

The Politics of Province 2

Kathmandu, April 10 -- The fervour of the local elections three years ago had taken sway over the eight districts of Province 2. Sangihya Samajbadi Party and Rastriya Janata Party had eclipsed the dom... Read More

Gaumaya Gurung going places

Kathmandu, April 10 -- Gaumaya Gurung moved to the UK with her family 15 years ago after completing Grade 10. Realising that she had been losing touch with her Nepali roots since then, she created a Y... Read More