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Ordinary people’s hassle in obtaining a passport in Nepal: A case in point

Ordinary people’s hassle in obtaining a passport in Nepal: A case in point

On March 30, 2021, my passport expired. As Covid was in full swing, and with restrictions all over the world, I did not find it necessary to renew it. But, recently, I needed to and I went through ...
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A Photoshop freak’s entrepreneurial mind starts a unique business

A Photoshop freak’s entrepreneurial mind starts a unique business

Dipesh Maharjan would glance at an old frame in the room while walking in and out. Yet, he would often ignore it. When there was a lockdown due to the rising Covid cases in 2020, he was stuck at ho...
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Why is singer Raju Lama scaling Mt Everest?

Why is singer Raju Lama scaling Mt Everest?

KATHMANDU, April 9: Few days ago, I announced plans to scale Mt Everest on social media and a television program. It didn’t get anyone’s attention until I received a flag of Nepal from the Minister...
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Ukraine calls for Nepal to ban Russian climbers from Himalayas

Ukraine calls for Nepal to ban Russian climbers from Himalayas

MARCH 30: A diplomatic note from the Ukrainian embassy in Delhi to Nepal's government says numerous international sports federations have barred Russian athletes. "Taking into consideration the ab...
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Cuban Olympic champion becomes agricultural entrepreneur

Cuban Olympic champion becomes agricultural entrepreneur

Beijing, 11 March (2022) - Cuban Olympic champion Dayron Robles, who won the men's 110m hurdles at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, has now become an agricultural entrepreneur. The 35-year-old runs a fl...
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Shree ३ launching ‘Rust In Dust’ on Shivaratri

Shree ३ launching ‘Rust In Dust’ on Shivaratri

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Shree ३, a skull-busting trio, the brainchild of Sarad Shrestha, a veteran guitarist of the Nepali music realm, is officially launching their second album ‘Rust In Dust’ on March...
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Actor Jaynanda Lama no more

Actor Jaynanda Lama no more

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: Senior Actor and Folk Singer Jaynanda Lama breathed his last on Wednesday morning at Kausaltar, Bhaktapur. According to actor Krishna Malla, Lama fell from the vehicle earlier t...
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History, inheritance of ice and snow culture in China

History, inheritance of ice and snow culture in China

Liao Dan Beijing, 9 February (2022) - As the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games kicked off, people have paid greater attention to culture related to winter sports. Ice and snow culture in China dat...
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Discovering skiing during Spring Festival in Ningxia

Discovering skiing during Spring Festival in Ningxia

Yinchuan, 6 February (2022) - The snow in Xihaigu, a mountainous area in Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, adds not only more joy to the Spring Festival celebration of local worker Ma Zhi's family but...
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One man’s commitment to understanding and promoting Nepal’s culinary diversity

One man’s commitment to understanding and promoting Nepal’s culinary diversity

Prashanta Khanal has spent years researching Nepal’s diverse culinary offerings. His soon-to-be-launched cookbook is his attempt to celebrate and promote the cuisines of various regions and culture...
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Apocalyptic vision in Nepali art

Apocalyptic vision in Nepali art

The overall genius of modern Nepali paintings is one of calmness and hope rather than of ‘pralaya’. An academic working on the relation of arts and the sombre mood created by the pandemic question...
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Eight districts have more than 500 active cases of COVID-19

Eight districts have more than 500 active cases of COVID-19

                KATHMANDU: With the spiking number of coronavirus cases in the country, the number of districts with more than 500 active cases has reached eight on Saturday. According to ...
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‘Photography and research are essential for public discourse’

‘Photography and research are essential for public discourse’

Gérard Toffin and Prasant Shrestha have been working together since 2010 to document the changes ancient town of Panauti has witnessed over the years. The duo is now back with a photography book, ‘...
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Major world sports events in 2022

Major world sports events in 2022

BEIJING, Jan. 2: Following is a list of major world sports events for the year of 2022 (tabulated under date, event and venue): Jan. 1-14, Dakar Rally, Saudi Arabia Jan. 9-Feb. 6, Africa Nations'...
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FINTECH ASIA SUMMIT 2022 Happening This January: Here’s How to Participate

FINTECH ASIA SUMMIT 2022 Happening This January: Here’s How to Participate

Banking in Asia is being transformed by financial technology, making it more accessible and efficient for everyone. FinTech Asia Summit 2022 will bring together some of the world’s most powerful fi...
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Climate crisis and wealth gap; can we solve it?

Climate crisis and wealth gap; can we solve it?

                In recent years we have heard a lot of noise on this topic; first, it was global warming then became climate change and slowly descending into climate crisis. Which inheren...
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If only I had known life better

If only I had known life better

At 28, I wanted to give my hundred percent to work, impress my senior officers with my different ICT abilities. Then I had a brain stroke that defied my understanding of everything. In grade 5, wh...
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Rickshaw Pain

Rickshaw Pain

Representational image/ File Photo: Ratopati I wandered out of Hetauda Community Eye Hospital, barely able to open my eyes in the sun, thanks to the drops they gave me to dilate my pupils. At the ...
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Insomnia

Insomnia

It seems that my fate has bartered my sleep with my troubles, and I do not see any profit in this deal. I wake up from an hour-long evening siesta. Even before looking at my watch, I can tell that...
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A Buddhist family celebrating Tihar--a Hindu festival

A Buddhist family celebrating Tihar--a Hindu festival

The desperate need for preserving one’s own culture catches people off guard when they witness an ‘outsider’ not only acknowledging their traditions but somewhat even adopting them. Rangolis, diyo...
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Nepali peacekeepers conduct medal parade in Congo

Nepali peacekeepers conduct medal parade in Congo

Nepali peacekeepers participating at medal parade ceremony organized in MONUSCO Congo (Photo: Nepali Army) KATHMANDU: Nepali peacekeeping troops working for the MONUSCO Congo have conducted a meda...
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It’s like buying death by loaned cash: Purnima Shrestha

It’s like buying death by loaned cash: Purnima Shrestha

TERHATHUM: OCT. 7 – Photojournalist Purnima Shrestha’s identity has now changed as a mountain climber. Not only that, she has now become the first Annapurna and the first Nepali woman to climb Dhau...
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Here’s how recognising internal inertia is your strength

Here’s how recognising internal inertia is your strength

Every action has an equal and opposite reaction. This is the most heard and most talked-about law of Newton. My science teacher explained it very interestingly in school. Friends also gave some int...
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Artificial intelligence violates human rights

Artificial intelligence violates human rights

Technologies must be developed with an eye to human rights in order to ensure adequate protection. Events over the past few years have revealed several human rights violations associated with incr...
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Here’s how technology affects our body

Here’s how technology affects our body

Doctors say excessive use of technology reduces physical activity, which is directly linked to serious lifestyle diseases. Technology has eased our lives but its overuse can adversely affect the m...
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How to give away a million dollars

How to give away a million dollars

Donating to save lives and restore sight does more good than donating to a museum or opera. It was recently announced that I am the winner of the 2021 Berggruen Prize for Philosophy and Culture, a...
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One Language for All: Empathy

One Language for All: Empathy

We require translators to apprehend the spoken and written language of others but we need no translators to realize others' feelings and expectations. What we require is respect, a minute to wait a...
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Novel aspirants eye Almutairi and Afridi

Novel aspirants eye Almutairi and Afridi

Abdullah Almutairi, 38, Kuwait, joined Nepali national football team as a coach last April. Under his coaching, Nepal played four international matches, securing a win over Chinese Taipei and losin...
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Acquiring knowledge vs applying knowledge: Which is more important for success?

Acquiring knowledge vs applying knowledge: Which is more important for success?

A brief q and a One day, one of my close friends asked me a question; I would say that question was a life-changing one. So, what was that question? Well, let me first highlight the brief backgrou...
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Soaring heart rates laid bare on TV as archers okay new tech

Soaring heart rates laid bare on TV as archers okay new tech

Some archers find lower pulse rates help steady their aim, though research in simulated conditions has shown the measure has little influence on scores. In an Olympic first, more than 100 archers ...
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The Fight for Open Societies Begins Again

The Fight for Open Societies Begins Again

Democracy is back on policymakers’ minds. US President Joe Biden plans to host a summit on the theme, and invitations to a host of events on democracy and human rights fill my inbox. This renewed ...
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31 districts have more than 500 active coronavirus cases

31 districts have more than 500 active coronavirus cases

KATHMANDU: Despite the government easing the ban on the second wave of COVID-19, more than 45,000 people are actively infected. There are more than 500 active infections in 31 districts. According...
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Gangamaya Adhikari's appeal for truth and justice for her son

Gangamaya Adhikari's appeal for truth and justice for her son

Kathmandu, 7 June (2021) - Gangamaya Adhikari, whose son Krishna Prasad Adhikari was slain by Maoists 17 years ago on 7 June, has written a heartrending appeal to all concerned for the truth and ju...
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Investing in data saves lives

Investing in data saves lives

The pandemic has highlighted the value of models in informing humanitarian response strategies. When the Covid-19 pandemic began in March 2020, Afghanistan had only 300 ventilators and two inte...
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What Not To Watch with Satish Prasad Rajbhandari | Episode Two | Nepali Movie Loot Review - देखापढी

What Not To Watch with Satish Prasad Rajbhandari | Episode Two | Nepali Movie Loot Review - देखापढी

What not to watch is a program where the host Satish Prasad Rajbhandari reviews movies and series suggesting viewers what to watch and what not to watch. In this episode he has reviewed Nepali bloc...
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Movies and Series | What not to watch with Satish Prasad Rajbhandari Episode 1 - देखापढी

Movies and Series | What not to watch with Satish Prasad Rajbhandari Episode 1 - देखापढी

In this show What not to watch Satish Prasad Rajbhandari reviews movies and series suggesting viewers what to watch and what not to watch.
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A desire for rain

A desire for rain

I have no desire to meander in reality lest it might dissipate my pleasure. I stare at the five-storeyed concrete monstrosity standing before me. Above it, hang black clouds in the sky. A mystical...
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Kathmandu valley turns pandemic hub again

Kathmandu valley turns pandemic hub again

560 active cases in Kathmandu Metropolis alone Image for Representation KATHMANDU: Once relieved to witness the coronavirus cases in two digits, Kathmandu valley has become a coronavirus hub agai...
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Around and around we go

Around and around we go

I enter the small room and find myself in the presence of a mountain of files covered in a thick film of dust. There's no one else in the room. I am not entirely certain about the date shown on th...
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Hamro Patro - Connecting Nepali Communities
Hamro Patro is one of the first Nepali app to include Nepali Patro, launched in 2010. We started with a Nepali Calendar mobile app to help Nepalese living abroad stay in touch with Nepalese festivals and important dates in Nepali calendar year. Later on, to cater to the people who couldn’t type in Nepali using fonts like Preeti, Ganesh and even Nepali Unicode, we built nepali mobile keyboard called Hamro Nepali keyboard.