Flying during the pandemic

Kathmandu, Aug. 28 -- Now that human beings are learning to fly again after being locked down for two years by the pandemic, we have the opportunity to re-discover the romance and thrill of swooping t... Read More

A tall order

Kathmandu, Aug. 28 -- A white-coated nurse holding a blue and white, half-litre bag of milk stands in front of a small group of mothers seated near the entrance of the Nutrition Rehabilitation Home in... Read More

Behind the masks

Kathmandu, Aug. 27 -- In January Nepal became the first country in South Asia tostart the Covid-19 vaccination drive.Today, despite delays and adevastating second wave,close to 15% of the population i... Read More

Nepal doubles its carbon footprint

Kathmandu, Aug. 27 -- Nepal's per capita greenhouse gas emission may be negligible compared to industrialised countries, but it has doubled in the last seven years. This does not bode well for the co... Read More

Nepal's post-breakup politics

Kathmandu, Aug. 26 -- Nepal's Election Commission on Wednesday evening officially recognised and certified Madhav Kumar Nepal's UML (Socialist) and Mahanta Thakur's Loktantrik Samajwadi (LSP) parties.... Read More

Covid-19 relief efforts

Kathmandu, Aug. 26 -- Caterpillar Foundation has partnered with Assist International to provide Covid-19 relief materials including essential medical supplies like oxygen concentrators, non-invasive v... Read More

More bank accounts

Kathmandu, Aug. 26 -- Nepal Rastra Bank has revealed that 67.34% of Nepalis have deposit accounts, up from 60.9% in mid-July 2019. Of the total accounts, only 67.7% are currently active, with 81.5% ac... Read More

Coke it is

Kathmandu, Aug. 26 -- Coca Cola owes Rs532.5 million in unpaid capital gains tax following the company's ownership change in December 2014, the Auditor-General's 58th annual report has disclosed. The ... Read More

Nepse CEO resigns

Kathmandu, Aug. 26 -- F allout from the controversial Sarbottam Cement shares scandal has prompted Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) CEO Chandra Singh Saud to resign. Investigations by Himalkhabar and carr... Read More

Nepalis abused by Nepalis in Luxembourg

Kathmandu, Aug. 26 -- The Nepali restaurant is located in the richest country of the European Union, and its Facebook page is full of recommendations from guests lavishing effusive praise on its cuisi... Read More