Nepal | January 22, 2019

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  • Rescuers search for missing near Guatemala volcano as death toll climbs

    Rescuers scoured a lava- and ash-ravaged landscape in Guatemala for a third straight day on Wednesday in search of survivors and victims of Fuego volcano's calamitous eruption, which has killed at l...

  • Changing colours of holi

    Until some years back young boys targeting girls and women with lolas, girls trying to dodge the attack and walking on the streets amidst fear was a common scene, at least a week prior to Holi. ...

  • Brahmaputra boat clinic goes solar, powering up rural healthcare

    Sitting on her haunches, Ritumani Baruah watches the boat drop anchor and waits for its crew to set up a clinic on the shore....

  • Nepal wants to limit age for Everest after 85-year-old dies

    Family and supporters honored Sunday the 85-year-old climber who died attempting to regain his title as the oldest person to scale Mount Everest, while Nepali officials stressed the need to limit the ...

  • Marry for happiness, not to show off

    I prefer totally dowry-free, mass community marriages involving the brides and grooms, their families, relatives, friends and guests on one big platform. ...

  • In the hunt for new ideas, Singapore eases obsession with grades

    Singapore's global rankings in maths and science have made its schools the envy of the developed world, but a new push to drive grassroots innovation is prompting local teachers to do the previously u...

  • At least 9 dead as typhoon hits northern Japan

    Nine elderly people were killed when their nursing home flooded in northern Japan after Typhoon Lionrock dumped heavy rains on the area....

  • Pope to young on Poland trip: Believe ‘in a new humanity’

    Pope Francis told young people who flocked by the hundreds of thousands to his words Sunday that they need to "believe in a new humanity" stronger than evil, and cautioned against concluding that one ...

  • Reviving X-mas spirit

    It was the third day of Christmas Carolling. Harmonised voices teamed with harmonium and guitar warmed the chilly evening...

  • Over 1,500 benefit from free dental camp

    A five-day-long free dental camp in Kathmandu concluded yesterday benefitting more than 1,500 persons, according to organisers. ...

  • At UN, Pope condemns ‘boundless thirst’ for wealth and power

    Pope Francis on Friday condemned the craving for material gains and power, warning an annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations that greed is destroying the Earth's resources and aggrava...

  • 4 Iranian protesters killed:Reports

    TEHRAN: Iranian security forces opened fire on anti-government protesters in the capital Sunday, killing at least four people in the fiercest clashes in months, opposition...

  • Obama appeals for health care votes

    WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama made a last-minute personal appeal to Democrats to pass landmark health care legislation Saturday as the House opened debate on a...

  • Shivaratri’s varied

    Kathmandu: Shivaratri holds a huge religious significance in our lives — the day when Shiva, Lord of destruction, is worshipped throughout the country. Besides the...

  • IN BRIEF

    Two hurt in bike accidents KATHMANDU: Laxmi Kshetri, 19, of Machhapokhari Balaju and a minor Rajan Maharjan, 9, of Lalitpur Sub-Metropolitan City-18 were injured in...