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): It’s official! On Saturday, Camilla Luddington – who plays Dr. Jo Wilson on the long-running ABC drama..
MOSCOW, (AFP): Russian opposition activists held one-person protests in Moscow Saturday to demand free elections, as the wave of the Russian capital's larger demonstrations took a breather this..
MOSCOW, (AFP): New machines popping up in Russian shopping centres seem innocuous enough -- users insert their passport and receive a small loan in a matter of minutes. But the devices, which..
CAIRO, (AFP): Abdulmalik Abdulaziz, an Uighur student, was arrested and handcuffed by Egyptian police and when they removed his blindfold he was surprised to see Chinese officials questioning him in..
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..
JAMMU, (PTI): An Army soldier was killed on Saturday as Pakistan violated ceasefire by resorting to mortar shelling and small arms firing on forward posts and villages along the Line of Control (LoC)..
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 benchmark capital market index NEPSE declined by 14.52 points over the week. The NEPSE index opened with 1238.56 points on Sunday, declined by 1.17 per cent over the week to close at 1224.04 points on Thursday. The NEPSE index is showing continuous declining trend for last couple of weeks. The sensitive index which measures the..
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,..
MYAGDI: Approximately Rs 1 million worth of sheep were killed after being struck by lightning at Khayar of Annapurna rural municipality-5 in Myagdi district, said the local people. The incident took place on Friday night when a flock of sheep took a shelter there, said ward member Rajesh Tilija Pun. Sheep farmers suffered loss as none of these..
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..