Does our history only appear overheated, while it is essentially calmly predetermined? Is it directional or conceivable, dialectic and eclectic or cyclical, and therefore cynical? Surely, our history warns. Does it also provide for a hope? Hence, what is in front of us: destiny or future? Theory loves to teach us that extensive debates on what..
The din struck by videos of the gaming variety; its forced causal link (always alleged, never proved) to altering conduct, continues its relentless march across the discussion forums in the United States and beyond. The almost casual butcheries – actual, not as opposed to digital – have gone on unabated, the next extremist taking a murderous..
(People.com): Luis D. Ortiz made a major revelation in the final moments of Thursday’s Million Dollar Listing New York. The..
SEOUL, (AFP): North Korean leader Kim Jong Un once again supervised a "new weapon" launch, state media said Saturday, complicating efforts at denuclearisation ahead of next week's visit to Seoul by..
LONDON, (AFP): Britain was seeking to fast-track a crucial post-Brexit trade deal with the United States on Wednesday after new Prime Minister Boris Johnson dispatched his top diplomat and foreign..
HONG KONG, (AFP): The southern Chinese metropolis of Shenzhen borders the semi-autonomous territory of Hong Kong, but calls for greater freedom from protesters in the Asian financial hub meet with..
YANGCHEN DOLMA, DHARMASALA, INDIA, (TPI): 'I think America is a strong supporter of Tibet' His Holiness the Dalai Lama said during his meeting with six members of the House Democracy Partnership, a..
NEW DELHI, (PTI): The Supreme Court on Friday said it will wait for sometime before passing any direction on the plea seeking removal of restrictions on the media in Jammu and Kashmir after the..
KATHMANDU: UK Aid Sakchyam signed an official agreement with eSewa Fonepay Pvt. Ltd - Access to Finance Programme for a partnership to design, develop and launch Cash Points – digital channels of..
KATHMANDU: The Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security has warned all enterprises to pay workers abiding by minimum wages provisions in the law. Issuing a notice today, the Ministry has urged all enterprises to ensure minimum wages and other benefits to workers honestly as per the Nepal Labour Act, 2074 BS (2017) and the Labour Rules..
Bill Scott, Cincinnati (AFP): Ashleigh Barty edged closer to a return to the top WTA ranking on Friday, reaching the WTA semi-finals as current number one Naomi Osaka retired with a knee injury. Barty, the Australian top seed, engineered her second comeback in as many days, overhauling Maria Sakkari 5-7, 6-2, 6-0. But the US Open alarm bells..
LISBON: Portugal based Nepalese community have aided the landslide survivors of Satyawati rural municipality in Gulmi. The Gulmi Society Poland has extended assistance amount of Rs 217,500 while Portugal-based Gulmi Society has channelized the support of Rs 71,500 for landslide victims. Rs 5,000 each was provided to seven families of the..
Purushottam Dhakal, LOS ANGELES: Nepali American Immigrants and South Asian activists protest against President Donald Trump’s..
In countries like Nepal where culture comes before comfort, the concept of “Divorce” still remains a taboo and might as well come as a shock in many communities. In most Nepalese society, it is expected of married couples to maintain their marital status at all times. According to Section 68 of Muluki Dewani Samhita Ain (Civil Code) 2074,..
KATHMANDU: Gai Jatra, cow festival, was observed on Friday by the Newar community in Nepal to commemorate the death of loved ones during the year. This festival is also used to express one's dissatisfaction with the way of life, society, political as well as economic system in a different form such as satire. This occasion is also utilized by..
BHAKTAPUR: Services at District Land Revenue Office, Bhaktapur remains completely obstructed for the past two days. The office sources have said that the services were obstructed due to technical..
KATHMANDU: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Yogesh Kumar Bhattarai, has said efforts were on to remove Nepal's aviation sector from the blacklist of the European Union. Minister..
Global superpowers have always found it painful to acknowledge their relative decline and deal with fast-rising challengers. Today, the United States finds itself in..