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A Nepali among six dead in Mumbai bridge collapse

A Nepali man was among the six commuters dead in the foot over-bridge collapse at the northern end of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus railway station in Mumbai, India on Thursday.

Suresh Nath Neupane, Mar 17 2019

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Death of a transgender woman raises alarm among Kathmandu's trans community

Members of the LGBTI community say the death of Junu Gurung is the latest reminder of just how perilous living as a trans person can be in Nepal.

Tsering Dolker Gurung, Mar 11 2019

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90 percent work on Muglin bridge complete; set to open on Nepali New Year

Ninety percent work has been completed on the new arch bridge over Trishuli River, which links Muglin Bazaar and Anbu Khaireni along the Prithvi Highway, according to officials.

ANUP OJHA, Mar 01 2019

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People in remote Rolpa village rejoice arrival of motor vehicles

The people of Homa-Hangbang, a remote village in Rolpa district, burst into celebration when a small convoy of motor vehicles reached their village for the very first time on a recent afternoon.

KASHIRAM DANGI, Feb 22 2019

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Enrolment in social security scheme remains low as deadline expires for Valley

The Contribution Based Social Security Scheme, which was launched amidst excessive fanfare last year in November that invited both praise and criticism, has failed to attract private firms.

CHANDAN KUMAR MANDAL, Feb 19 2019

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Stable government has raised hopes for Nepalis living abroad to return

Speakers at a Kantipur Conclave session on Monday unanimously said that political stability-and a stable government-have raised hopes for Nepalis living abroad to return home and do something for themselves and the country.

Post Report, Feb 19 2019

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Kalanki-Koteshwor section undergoes road safety audit

In a bid to control the increasing number of accidents along the eight-lane Kalanki-Koteshwor road section of the Ring Road, the Department of Roads has launched ‘Road Safety Audit’.

ANUP OJHA, Feb 13 2019

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Vaping is on the rise in Nepal, but many don't know about its effects

Desperate to get her son Bibek Pathak to quit his habit of smoking conventional cigarettes, Kalpana Dhungana introduced him to vaping or vapouriser, almost a year ago.

CHANDAN KUMAR MANDAL, Nov 04 2018

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Doctors put on hold nationwide strike

The Nepal Medical Association has decided to halt protest programmes at hospitals that it had planned to start on Tuesday.

Post Report, Sep 11 2018

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Three suspects held for rape of teenage girl

Police have arrested three suspects in connection to the rape of a 14-year-old girl at a guest house in Damak, Jhapa, on August 14.

ARJUN RAJBANSHI, Sep 04 2018

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Darchula residents use risky Tuin to cross Mahakali River

People from more than six remote villages of Darchula district are forced to cross the Mahakali river through wire bridges or Tuins and risk their lives daily.

MANOJ BADU, Sep 04 2018

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