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  • Myths about NCDs: Shift in approach required

    An alarming rise in non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as obesity, hypertension and diabetes is silently threatening Nepal....

  • Cow may be biggest mammal if humans keep up extinctions

    Humans apparently targeted big species for meat, while smaller creatures such as rodents escaped, according the report examining trends over 125,000 years....

  • Cow may be biggest mammal if humans keep up extinctions: study

    The spread of humans around the world from Africa thousands of years ago wiped out big mammals in a shrinking trend that could make the cow the biggest mammal on Earth in a few centuries' time, a scie...

  • Putin savors record win, securing six more years at Russia’s helm

    Russian President Vladimir Putin basked in his biggest ever election victory on Monday, extending his rule over the world’s largest country for another six years at a time when his ties with the Wes...

  • EDITORIAL: Money management

    The Ministry of Finance has scaled down the expenditure target, saying that the government will not be able to spend resources allocated for the current fiscal 2017/18....

  • NKorea launches ICBM in possibly its longest-range test yet

    After 2 ½ months of relative peace, North Korea launched its most powerful weapon yet early Wednesday, claiming a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile that some observers believe could put ...

  • Asian shares at 21-month high, dollar soft on less hawkish Fed

    Asian shares hit 21-month highs on Tuesday while the dollar and US bond yields were on the back foot on the prospect of a less-hawkish Federal Reserve policy trajectory....

  • Nepse index plunges 5.98pc, turnover up

    Nepse index plunged by 87.42 points or 5.98 per cent in week of January 22 to 26, even as the weekly turnover was slightly better than the past two weeks....

  • Nepse plunges 7.48pc

    The weekly loss of the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index extended for the third consecutive week as the benchmark index slumped by 124.05 points or 7.48 per cent between the period of November 20 a...

  • PM stresses trans-Himalayan cooperation for Nepal development

    Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, while addressing a seminar on "Trans-Himalayan Cooperation beyond Trilateral Discourse", said that the trans-Himalayan cooperation could be a platform for trilateral...

  • North Korea fires submarine-launched ballistic missile towards Japan

    A North Korean submarine fired a ballistic missile on Wednesday that flew about 500 km (311 miles) towards Japan, a show of improving technological capability for the isolated country that has conduct...

  • TIA operating without renewed certificate

    The country’s sole international airport has been operating under an expired certificate for over two weeks after the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal ‘withheld’ the renewal of the aerodrome ce...

  • Gold dips, but holds above one-month low on weak US data

    Gold dipped slightly on Tuesday, but held above a one-month low on a softer dollar and weak US economic data that dented expectations of an immediate hike in US interest rates....

  • Say sorry, be a better person

    Our readers believe, it is somehow difficult for people to admit their mistakes, they get defensive, but if you never get past it then you will never succeed in life. So, dealing with such people mean...

  • Chinese characteristics

    Most important, China’s emergence as a true innovator could turn it into a global R&D hub. After all, unlike today’s leading innovators like the US, China offers low costs and proximity to large ...

  • Divided Turkey holds snap election as security, economic fears weigh

    Turks go to the polls on Sunday amid worsening security and economic worries, in a snap parliamentary election that could profoundly impact the divided country's trajectory and that of President Tayyi...