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Sadhus throng Pashupatinath Temple to observe Shivaratri (photo feature)

    Post Report, Feb 21 2017
    As the Mahashivaratri festival is around the corner, preparations are on full swing for the biggest Hindu festival dedicated to the Lord Shiva.
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    Madhesi Morcha organise torch rally to protest election date

    Post Report, RAJBIRAJ, BARA, Feb 21 2017
    Cadres of Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha (SLMM) organised a torch rally in Saptari district headquarters Rajbiraj on Tuesday in protest against the government decision to hold the local level elections on May 14.

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    UML turns down PM’s request to support statute amendment

    Post Report, Kathmandu, Feb 21 2017
    The CPN-UML has turned down the request of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal to assist in the passage of constitution amendment bill registered at the Legislature-Parliament.

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    Former Finance Minister Pun admitted to hospital

    Post Report, Kathmandu, Feb 21 2017
    Former Finance Minister and CPN (Maoist Centre) leader Barsaman Pun has been admitted to the Dhapasi-based Grande International Hospital following high fever on Tuesday.

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    Main News

    Brick kiln owner robbed at gun point in Bhaktapur

    Post Report, Feb 21 2017
    A gang of five masked persons on Monday robbed Rs 875,660 from the house of Raj Kumar Lekhemaru of Bhaktapur Municipality-2.
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    Nepal cricket team announced for WCLC against Kenya

    Post Report, Feb 21 2017
    An 18-member Nepal cricket team has been announced for the World Cricket League Championship (WCLC) against Kenya.
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    Oli warns of retaliation if UML’s Madhes-centric awareness campaign hindered

    Post Report, Feb 21 2017
    CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said that his party is preparing to convene ‘Mechi-Mahakali Madhes-centric campaign’ starting March 4 and called on everyone to participate in the campain.
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    Health & Style

    Fiction Park

    The Hotel

    Runa Maharjan, Feb 19 2017
    The flight landed in Kathmandu on November 25, 1:00 am. I had come to Nepal to conduct my psychology research. I looked forward to meeting all kinds of people and learning about their inside-world.
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    Saturday Features

    Man Utd's Rooney could miss League Cup final with muscle injury

    Manchester United skipper Wayne Rooney could miss Sunday's League Cup final against Southampton at Wembley after manager Jose Mourinho revealed that the striker was still struggling with a muscle injury.

    The making of India’s foreign policy

    Atul K Thakur
    India, the world’s largest democracy, certainly has with it some choices when it comes to its foreign policy.

    No country for bards

    English teachers often joke that even those who cannot complete a single sentence correctly can still pass the grade 10 English board exams.

    Low-life loafers

    Our Emperor should learn a thing or two from Amriki President Trump when it comes to coming up with new nataks every week.


    Pooja Pant
    When Africans were enslaved by European colonists and taken to the new continent—now known as the Americas—their names were erased and they were given the names of their ‘masters’.

    Of fogs and sunsets

    Nepal is known as the land of the Himalayas, with its other geographical aspects often overlooked.

    Making of a viral YouTube hit

    Anup Ojha
    In 2014, The Next, a group of Sydney-based Nepali dancers led by Pradeep Lama, uploaded their first video on YouTube—a dance sequence accompanying the popular song Jaalma.

    Same old, same old

    Paterson (Adam Driver), who boasts the same name as the New Jersey town he lives in, leads what looks to be a most unremarkable life.

    The new ride

    Aakriti Dhital
    For Kathmandu’s three million daily commuters, getting on overcrowded and unpredictable public transportation services can be a dreaded affair.