Abortion debate:  When faced with life and choice what should you choose?

‘Pro-life’ and ‘pro-choice’ labels don’t reflect the complexity of the issue. Instead of keeping ourselves to a certain level, the real-life decisions of people should be respected.

Ruchi Dhital

Bamdev Gautam announces new political party

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Kathmandu: Former UML Vice-Chairman Bamdev Gautam has announced a new political party—Nepal Communist Party Ekata Rastriya Abhiyan. Announcing the party

Janata Samajwadi Party decides to recall ministers
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Kathmandu: The Janata Samajwadi Party has decided to recall its

Prime Minister Deuba reshuffles cabinet
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Kathmandu: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on Sunday reshuffled his

Tourism Minister Prem Ale steps down 
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Kathmandu: Minister for Culture, Tourism, and Civil Aviation Prem Bahadur

Ruling coalition directs govt to cut taxes on petroleum products

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Kathmandu: The ruling coalition on Saturday morning directed the government to lower taxes imposed on

China speaks about SPP: Experts say comment on Nepal-US bilateral matters not welcome 

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Kathmandu: On Thursday, the spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China–Wang Wenbin–welcomed Nepal’s

Breaching laws, govt released Rs 9m for Jhalanath Khanal’s abroad medical treatment

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Kathmandu: It has been revealed that the government has doled out Rs 9 million for

10 CPN (Unified Socialist) lawmakers object party’s decision to recall ministers, demand to summon Parliamentary Party meeting

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Kathmandu: A total of 10 lawmakers of CPN (Unified Socialist) have said that they will

China commends Nepal’s decision not to join State Partnership Program

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Kathmandu: China commends the Nepali government’s decision not to move ahead on the State Partnership

Rampant lawlessness: How entire system is under threat from Prime Minister himself 

Nishan Khatiwada

Kathmandu: Moral values are blatantly undermined. Provocative remarks to ignite violence are tolerated. The person

Abortion debate:  When faced with life and choice what should you choose?

Ruchi Dhital

Whether a fetus is a person, a valuable life, or a human being to be protected is the question that we all have been pondering upon these days. The two terms ‘pro-life’ and ‘pro-choice’ refer

What should Nepal learn from the SPP debacle?

Shristi Kafle

The United States Government’s State Partnership Program (SPP) not just stirred controversy in Nepal, but

Costs of climate change on women’s lives

Bibhu Thapaliya

“I carry more water than I actually can. It’s more important to fetch water than

In memory of Bhampa Rai, the tallest leader of the Bhutanese refugee movement

Ram Karki

Four days have passed since our most beloved leader Dr Bhampa Rai left all of

Reviewing Nepal’s SPP debacle

Simone Galimberti

There are many ways of describing Paul Kagame—the president of Rwanda, a ruthless autocrat whose

Interview | “First we need to understand the underlying factors that push children to the worst form of child labor,” Sudarshan Neupane, Head of Tdh Nepal Country Office

Shrutika Raut

Terre des hommes (Tdh) is a leading Swiss children’s rights organization dedicated to child protection, improving children’s health, and crisis intervention worldwide. In Nepal, Tdh is implementing various activities focusing on issues such as tackling

World Bank approves USD 275 million for Butwal-Chanauta road expansion

The project will upgrade 69 km two-lane section of Butwal—Gorusinghe—Chanauta road along the East-West Highway to a climate-resilient four-lane highway, with a focus on ensuring better road safety.

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Kathmandu: The World Bank has approved USD 275 million as part of the Accelerating Transport and Trade Connectivity in Eastern South Asia (ACCESS) project. The project will upgrade 69 km

‘Time to end systemic discrimination regarding sexual and reproductive rights for persons with disabilities’
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Kathmandu: Sexual and reproductive rights of persons with disabilities are yet to be acknowledged in

Nepal unlikely to achieve Sustainable Development Goals by 2030
Shrutika Raut and Sakshi Srivastav

Kathmandu: With less than 10 years left to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a

Stakeholders demand coordinated actions to eliminate child labor (with video)
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Kathmandu: Stakeholders representing the government and civil society have called for better coordination among agencies

Training for newly-elected local-level people’s representatives on localization of disaster risk reduction and management launched
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Kathmandu: USAID Nepal has launched training for newly-elected local-level people’s representatives on disaster risk reduction

Kathmandu Metropolis starts hotline service for cholera-related concerns
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Kathmandu: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City has launched a 24-hour hotline

Nepal’s newly-appointed Health Minister decides to bring activities supported by Global Fund under the government
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Kathmandu: Nepal’s newly-appointed Minister for Health and Population Bhawani Prasad

Kathmandu Valley confirms 12 cases of cholera
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Kathmandu: Twelve people in the Kathmandu Valley are confirmed to

Kathmandu at high risk of cholera outbreak
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Kathmandu: At least five cases of cholera have already been

The joy of paddy plantation: Nepal celebrates National Paddy Day (in pics)

Manish Aryal

Kathmandu: The National Paddy Day and paddy plantation festival are being marked across the nation on Wednesday. Monsoon’s arrival has increased farmers’ enthusiasm and happiness and they are seen slaving

University of Central Lancashire and National Innovation Center sign MoU

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London: The University of Central Lancashire and National Innovation Center have signed a Memorandum of

Education, Science, Technology and Innovation impetus in Nepal’s budget

Dr Raju Adhikari

The Fiscal Year 2022-2023 federal budget of USD 14 billion dollars is the largest event

Theater Village to stage ‘Sabiti’ from July 1 to 3

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Kathmandu: ‘Sabiti’, a play based on renowned author Jagdish Ghimire’s novel, will be staged by Theater village at Shilpee Theater, Battisputali from July 1 to 3. The play is conceptualized and directed by Bimal Subedi, with the assistance of Zenny