NMA warns of halting entire healthcare services from July 19

    Post Report, Jul 16 2018
    Nepal Medical Association (NMA) has warned of halting all healthcare services except for emergency in the hospitals across the country if the government fails to set up a team to hold talks for addressing the demands of Dr Govinda KC within the next 48 hours.
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    Former CEC Uprety recommended for envoy to India

      Post Report, Jul 16 2018
      The government has recommended former Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Neel Kantha Uprety as Nepal’s ambassador to India, while Uday Raj Pandey has been recommend for ambassador to Malaysia.
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      Top court continues stay order against ban on rallies

      Post Report, Kathmandu, Jul 16 2018
      The Supreme Court on Monday decided to continue the short-term interim stay order on the government’s decision to ban public protests at key places, including Maitighar Mandala, in the city.

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      Govt ‘will not take back’ medical education bill

      Post Report, Kathmandu, Jul 16 2018
      A swell of public support in the past few days to the indefinite hunger strike of senior orthopaedic surgeon Dr Govinda KC calling for reforms in the country’s medical education sector does not seem to have shaken the government as it is still adamant on tabling the National Medical Education Bill in Parliament without changes.

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      Three arrested with controlled pharmaceutical drugs

      Post Report, Kathmandu, Jul 16 2018
      Police have arrested three persons with a huge cache of controlled pharmaceutical drugs from Gadan Bridge along the Inarua-Duhabi road section in Sunsari on Monday.

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      Main News

      Properties worth Rs 119.3m damaged in rain induced diasters in Bhaktapur

      Jul 16 2018
      The recent flood, landslide and inundation has damaged property worth Rs 119.35 million in Bhaktapur.
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      NC obstructs House meeting

      Post Report, Jul 16 2018
      The House of Representatives meeting has been postponed for 30 minutes after obstruction from Nepali Congress lawmakers.
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      Govt to present medical education bill before parliament today

      Post Report, Jul 16 2018
      Government is preparing to present the National Medical Education Bill in Parliament on Monday.
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      Health & Style

      Fiction Park

      Something to fight for

      Ajay Mishra, Jul 15 2018
      The clouds gathered in the sky, obscuring the sun and washing everything in grey light. He glanced at the darkening sky, gathered his tools and started walking home. He had shivered all night without a quilt to keep warm in the winter air. This is why he had desperately hoped that it would be a sunny day. In the morning, the sunlight had cut through the mist to reveal a bright and beautiful expanse. But before too long, clouds had gathered and blocked the sun, draining everything of its warmth and colours.
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      Innovation and collaboration

      Jul 16 2018
      Moti Dugar started his corporate journey in 1984 from his father’s oil factory, before moving onto Century Masala under Dugar Spices. He is also the proprietor of two hotels in Biratnagar—Harrison Palace and Fun and Food Village Resort.
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      Saturday Features

      Beyond my bubble

      Baijayabar Pradhan
      I was born and raised in Kathmandu. Over the years, I have been part of its transformation and of its growing urbanisation.

      Heil Oli!

      You don’t need to give us trains and ships and no, don’t even think about sending Deuba to Mars. Just give us roads without potholes. Give us affordable healthcare and quality education

      A bug’s life

      The new Ant-Man and the Wasp is in much the same humble, low-key mould as its predecessor—this is a superhero who’s not worrying about the fate of the universe for once, and who’s happy to just crack a few jokes, fight off a few baddies

      In search for justice

      In The Girl from Kathmandu, a decade long investigation reveals how Nepali youth are dispensable cogs in the global machinery

      Stand up and be counted

      A teenager in a floral Kimono has been rolling hand-rolled cigarettes in boredom; a man in a knock-off Belgium jersey has been finagling with the overwhelmed, solitary waiter about the beer options. A cloud of smoke hangs heavy over the ceiling, pregnant with expectation.

      The crazy authoritarian doctor

      I think we are all tired of Dr KC now. Why is only Dr KC worried about the health care system and the quality of medical schools in this great country of ours when the rest of us are happy with the shoddy medical services provided for exorbitant fees and really don’t care if byaparis make billions by opening medical schools and providing substandard education to produce incompetent medical doctors?

      Delhi: A city of two tales

      I do not recall how old I was when I had encountered a giant, black-cover book in my father’s bookshelf titled Delhi: The Emperor’s City. The book, which was full of pictures and descriptions of historical monuments and sites, was perfect for a small child. The pictures of the beautiful forts, havelis, gates and bridges fascinated me.

      Thirteen ways of looking at a city

      From the porthole of a moving aircraft, the hills rise languid, undulating like waves on a gently rolling river. Below, in the city, through the stratified squamous smattering of brick and mortar clusters snake asphalt arteries, carrying corpuscles of life.

      A new lease on life

      Jyotsana Simha
      In September 2014, I was diagnosed with left temporal Sub Ependymoma, a low-grade brain tumour. Like all parents, my parents wanted the best possible treatment for me. Overlooking Nepal’s medical institutions, we immediately rushed to India in hopes of a successful treatment. Soon after, I was operated at the All India Institution of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi.