Big powers, as with the greatest of gangsters, have always had a certain, indulgent luxury; their prerogative is to make promises they can choose to abide by or ignore. A vision is assured, guarantees made. Then comes the betrayal. The small powers, often pimped in the process, can only deal with the violent consequences. The United States has..
Two years ago, Chinese President Xi Jinping declared that by the time the People’s Republic celebrates its centenary in 2049, it should be a “great modern socialist country” with an advanced economy. To achieve this ambitious goal, China will need to secure another three decades of strong economic performance and inclusive development. The..
(People.com): Seven months after news of Operation Varsity Blues first broke, the story of powerful parents (including a few..
By MEHMET GUZEL and BASSEM MROUE, AKCAKALE, Turkey (AP): Syrian government troops moved into towns and villages in northern Syria on Monday, setting up a potential clash with Turkish-led forces..
LONDON, (AFP): Prime Minister Boris Johnson repeated Monday that Britain must leave the EU on October 31, as divorce talks resumed in Brussels in a pivotal week that could define how and when Brexit..
By JOHN LEICESTER, HONG KONG (AP): As a police van sped past them, the 90-year-old woman and her 60-year-old daughter raised their fists, pointed their thumbs very deliberately down and yelled,..
Chinese President Xi Jinping was given grand reception during his visit to Chennai (India) on11th and 12th October,2019. The bilateral meeting between Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese..
NEW DELHI, (AFP): India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi called Saturday for a "new era" in relations with China as he held talks with President Xi Jinping aiming to overcome troublesome differences..
Rajaram Karki, KATHMANDU: The Pig Industrial Park established in Pokhara targets to export pork meat to neighbouring China. The park was established with 70 per cent investment from the government..
Nara Bahadur Rijal, KATHMANDU: The second phase of petroleum exploration works is going to be started soon at Shiristhan, Navisthan, among other places in Dailekh where there is possibility of large quantity of petroleum reserve. The second phase exploration works are being undertaken as per the agreement signed between the Government of Nepal..
DOHA, (AFP): Dalilah Muhammad of the United States stormed to a world record-breaking victory in the 400 metres hurdles as hosts Qatar celebrated a gold medal for high jumper Mutaz Essa Barshim at the World Championships on Friday. On a night of high drama played out before a rare packed house at the Khalifa Stadium, Muhammad broke the world..
KATHMANDU: The Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA)'s 9th International Conference and General Convention is taking place in Kathmandu from Tuesday. The international conference is convening under the joint aegis of the Government of Nepal, Federation of Nepalese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) and NRNA. At a press meet organized here..
NEW YORK: The Permanent Mission of Nepal to the United Nations and the Consulate General of Nepal jointly organized a reception..
The Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) is all geared to conduct its9th general convention in the capital. Non Residential Nepalese (NRN) from all over the world has come to take part in the convention. Many have also announced their candidature for various posts that are up for elections. The main point of discussion of this year of the..
BAITADI: People in Tallo Sorad of Baitadi district are compelled to cross the Mahakali river by boat risking their lives. There is no bridge over the river at Tallo Sorad, hence boat is the only means of crossing the river. The people are dependent on the Indian border town on the other side of the river for daily essential goods and for medical..
KATHMANDU: Number of people entering Kathmandu valley after celebrating Bijaya Dashami has increased. According to traffic police, 70,759 people and 11,421 vehicles entered Kathmandu valley from..
CB Adhikari, KATHMANDU: The two-day state visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping that begins on October 12 has added energy and enthusiasm to the tourism sector of Nepal. The visit is expected to..
The committee that awards the Nobel Peace Prize was right not to give the prize to Greta Thunberg, who deserves the highest prizes available, but not one created to fund..