To mark the 37th World Tourism Day, a felicitation event was held at Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), Bhrikuti Mandap on September 27, 2016. It was jointly organised by the Ministry of Culture, Tourism, and Civil Aviation (MoCTCA), NTB, All tourism associations and tourism stakeholders and NGOs.
The residents of Kathmandu terrorized after bombs go off at two schools. Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) planted at half a dozen schools in the Valley.
Mahesh Maharjan has won the gold medal at the 50th Asian Bodybuilding Championship being held in Thimpu, Bhutan.
US President Barack Obama an the First Lady Michelle Obama announced that the US government will extend the “Let Girls Learn” programme in Nepal and Laos on Tuesday (September 6, 2016).
One of the greatest Nepali bands, Nepathya, is set to rock the US this month! The group will be performing in New York City on September 24, 2016 on the occasion of World Peace Day.
Sandeep Lamichhane has been invited by former Captain of Australian Cricket Team, Michael Clarke to attend training at the Michael Clarke Cricket Academy in Australia. The 16-year-old Nepali national-level cricketer, on Tuesday, also received invitation to play the local league with Clarke’s premier grade cricket club, Western Suburbs for the 2016/17 season.
Former minister Shyam Sundar Gupta was arrested on Monday (September 5, 2016) on the charge of threatening a woman with abduction if she failed to provide him Rs 5 million. A Police Inspector has been arrested for his alleged involvement in this case for assisting Gupta to threaten the woman with abduction.
American engineer and former astronaut Buzz Aldrin arrived in Nepal on Sunday (September 4, 2016) with a six-member team. Aldrin, who is the second among 12 persons to have stepped on the Moon, spent a whole day in Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha, along with his team members on Monday.
As many as 20 persons had died on the spot after the passenger bus bound for Pokhara, Kaski plunged into the Trishuli River at Chandibhanjyang of Chitwan district early Friday morning (August 26, 2016),
Famed Nepali folk singer/musician Khemraj Gurung passed away at the Chabahil-based Medicare National Hospital and Research Centre on Thursday (August 25, 2016) at 42.
Nepal's Jolly Amatya becomes the youngest Chairperson of the Youth Assembly at the United Nations.
Dr Gunani Sharma, Chief of Epidemiology Section at the EDCD, said that infections have been reported in 22 districts so far.
A bus accident in Birtadeurali VDC-9, Khaharekhola of Kavrepalanchowk district on Monday (August 15, 2016) has killed as many as 27 people and injured 39.
With an aim of bringing people together talk about a new blockchain based social media platform called Steemit, a meetup event is being organised at Nirvana Garden Hotel, Thamel. Steemit Meetup Nepal 2016 is happening on August 13, 2016, Saturday.
Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has announced a decrease in load shedding. The power cut will now be 48 and half hours weekly.
Nepal-based correspondent for the international news channel Al Jazeera Subina Shrestha has become the first Nepali to be nominated for the Emmy Awards. Recognized for her coverage during the devastating 2015 earthquake, Shrestha is one of the eight nominees up for the category News & Current Affairs whose winner will be announced at a ceremonyat at Rose Hall, at Lincoln Center on September 21, 2016.
Hulas Motors has started the field testing of its new electric car model named 'Da Vinci'. A subsidiary of Golchha Organisation, the company is currently testing the prototypes in Kathmandu and hilly areas. It is likely to price the car at around Rs 14 lakh (1.4 million).
A helicopter belonging to Fishtail Air crashed in Madanpur of Nuwakot district of central Nepal on Monday, according to a senior official in the district. All seven on board including a newborn baby died in the tragic chopper accident that occurred in a forest at Betini, Belkot of the district.