Cong opens talks in a bid to close ranks

    KAMAL DEV BHATTARAI, Feb 14 2016
    With party President Sushil Koirala’s demise, questions are being asked both inside and outside the Nepali Congress as to who would become the official candidate from the establishment faction for party presidency and how the party would move forward.
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    Nawayug treble puts Nepal in first final after 17 years

    RAJU GHISING, Guawhati, Feb 14 2016
    Nepal blew away a two-goal lead before making a superb comeback to beat Maldives 4-3 in extra time making it to the men’s football final of the 12th SA Games on Saturday.

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    New ministries for ministers’ sake

    Binod Ghimire, Kathmandu, Feb 14 2016
    Recently created ministries face dearth of staff, budget, office space

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    Clear framework, ToR key to deal: Morcha

    Post Report, Kathmandu, Feb 14 2016
    Negotiators from Madhes-based parties have said that a deal on federal boundaries would largely depend on the clarity on the framework and terms of references of the proposed political mechanism.

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    Municipalities start taking applications

    GAURAV THAPA, Kathmandu, Feb 14 2016
    Workers install solar lights at Basantapur in Kathmandu. POST file PHOTO
    Municipalities across the country have started taking applications from the neighbourhoods interested in installing solar street lamps under the government subsidy plan.

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    Main News

    Nepal score 4 past Sri Lanka in women football

    Post Report, Feb 13 2016
    Nepal secured a 4-0 victory over Sri Lanka under women football on the ongoing 12th South Asian Games held at Shillong, India on Saturday.
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    SSFN expels two central leaders

    Post Report, Feb 13 2016
    Sanghiya Samajwadi Forum Nepal has expelled two leaders on Saturday.
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    Gas stations to sell fuel from today

    Post Report, Feb 13 2016
    Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) said gasoline stations in the Kathmandu Valley would start distributing fuel regularly from Saturday.
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    Health & Style

    Saturday Features

    Annapurna calling (photo feature)

    Anuj D Adhikary
    Calm, solitude and high altitudes: Chimti, an outpost shortly past Humde in the most tranquil middle of nowhere, will sedate any nerve. When air starts thinning out and breathing gets heavier, treat yourself to a warm glass of seabuckthorn juice against rippling reflection of the mountains.

    A literary maze

    Sewa Bhattarai
    Whatever Danielewski warns you against in the book, you become, even against your will. And that tells you something about the powerful attraction of the story

    Farewell SuKo!

    SuKo had nothing, did something even though it brought the country nothing, and left the building with nothing too

    The heart of the matter

    While criticising politicians, we often forget that those among us are also to be blamed for our woes

    Decoding frequencies

    Prateebha Tuladhar
    Nepali ads are yet to become about the products, because they are too busy being about our society

    Trekking theatrics in Sindhupalchok

    Mark Harris
    Our play had no direct message, but tried to promote the simple idea that the art can bring people together, and that anyone has the capacity to be creative

    Cold as glass

    Preena Shrestha
    Designed as an ode to human endurance, Alejandro González Iñárritu’s The Revenant might not hit the kind of emotional notes one wishes it did, but it does take your breath away with sheer visual extravagance

    Together we click

    Marissa Taylor
    The trend started with Prashant Tamang, back in 2007, when he won the title of Indian Idol Season 3. An Indian with Nepali roots, Tamang was an instant hit with Nepalis residing in Nepal and India

    Youth is wasted on the young

    Adarsh Dhakal
    With the U-19 team putting together a valiant display at the World Cup, the oft-asked question is again resurfacing—can the Nepali cricketing set-up help these young colts reach their true potential?