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Indrajatra commences with installation of Indradhwoja (Video Report) access_time2017/9/3

(Purna Prasad Mishra)  Kathmandu - A wooden pole bearing the 'Indradhwoja' at its top end has been erected in front of Hanumandhoka here today, on the second day of the waxing moon in the month of Bhadra, amidst the religious rituals.&n...

Qatar Duty Free Opens Polo Ralph Lauren at Hamad International Airport access_time2017/8/29

DOHA, Qatar – Qatar Duty Free (QDF) is pleased to announce the opening of its latest retail outlet at Hamad International Airport (HIA) – Polo Ralph Lauren. This most recent addition enhances QDF’s expanding retail portfolio, which no...

Monsoon Terror: Kathmandu sees an Increase in Snakebites! (Video Report) access_time20178/29

With monsoon arrives the deluge, floods, landslides and now the snakes! Kathmandu valley and the area around have been seeing increasing cases of snakebites, almost eighty percentages of which occur in monsoon when the snakes are forced out of their in...

Teej festival being observed across the country (Photo Feature) access_time2017/8/24

Kathmandu - The 'Teej' festival, also called 'Haritalika', is being observed by Nepali Hindu women today throughout the country.  Women fast and wish for a prosperous life of their spouse on this festival which falls on the thir...

Acharya elected FNJ President (Photo Feature) access_time2017/8/22

Kathmandu - The Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) has elected Govinda Acharya as its new president.  The 25th General Convention of the umbrella organization of the Nepali journalists elected a 47 – member new executive committee und...

President performs pooja at Krishna mandir, Pashupati and Nawatan Dham (Photo Feature) access_time2017/8/14

Lalitpur - President Bidya Devi Bhandari worshipped and performed pooja at the Krishna temple in Patan Durbar Square today on the occasion of Shree Krishnajanmastami.  On the occasion, President Bhandari received tika and prasad from the te...

Devotees throng Krishna Temple, Patan (Photo Feature) access_time2017/8/14

Lalitpur - A large number of devotees have thronged the Krishna temple situated in Patan Durbar Square today on the occasion of Lord Krishna's birthday commonly known as Shree Krishnashtami. To celebrate the birthday of lord Krishna, devotees fr...

Qatar Waives Entry Visa Requirements for Citizens of 80 Countries access_time2017/8/11

DOHA, Qatar - Qatar’s Ministry of Interior (MoI), Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and Qatar Airways today announced that Qatar will allow visa-free entry for citizens of 80 countries, effective immediately. Citizens of those countries* wishing t...

Qatar Airways Launches Bespoke Customer Service Channel With Dedicated 24/7 Social Media Support access_time2017/8/11

DOHA, Qatar – Getting in touch with Qatar Airways’ Customer Service team has been made even easier today thanks to the launch of a brand new dedicated 24/7 Twitter channel. Although the online support function already exists within the w...

Hats Off To Another Successful Season Of The Qatar Goodwood Festival access_time2017/8/11

DOHA, Qatar – More than 100,000 horse-racing devotees attended the prestigious 2017 Qatar Goodwood Festival during the course of the five-day event, helping maintain its reputation as one of the major sporting highlights of the ‘British Sum...

Francesco Totti: Roma legend's final shirt launched into space access_time2017/8/2

-BBC Sport Roma have honoured club legend Francesco Totti by launching the striker's final shirt into space. The 40-year-old spent his entire 24-year playing career with the Italian club before retiring in May. On Tuesday a rocket car...

Women's Euro 2017: The highs and lows of being an England player's parent access_time2017/8/2

-BBC Sport Women's Euro 2017 semi-final: Netherlands v England Venue: Enschede, the Netherlands Date: Thursday, 3 August Kick-off: 19:45 BST Coverage: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and online; live text commentary on the BBC Sport website; live...

'Wonder Woman' lifts Time Warner's profit access_time2017/8/2

(Reuters) - Time Warner Inc (TWX.N), which is in the process of being bought by AT&T Inc (T.N), reported a better-than-expected 11.6 percent jump in quarterly profit, helped by the success of its latest superhero movie "Wonder Woman". ...

Asda reveals 2016 slump in sales access_time2017/8/2

-BBC NEWS Sales falls and lower profits at supermarket Asda in 2016 have been revealed in detail in newly-filed accounts. The figures for the Walmart-owned supermarket, filed at Companies House, confirm a torrid spell for Asda as it faced stiff c...

Rules 'should not be watered down' for Aramco listing access_time2017/8/2

-BBC NEWS Regulators should not "water down" the rules to allow the world's largest oil company to list in London, the Institute of Directors (IoD) has said. It follows reports Saudi Aramco plans to list 5% of its shares in London o...

Apple sales boosted by apps and music access_time2017/8/2

-BBC NEWS Technology giant Apple said newer lines of business such as Apple Pay, the App Store and Apple Music helped to drive growth in its third quarter. The services unit was what one analyst described as a "shining light", while sal...

Nokia’s comeback in Nepal access_time2017/8/2

Nokia’s comeback! The exemplary smartphone brand is back in business. Thanks to Finnish startup HMD signing a 10-year deal to stick the Nokia name on smartphones. Nokia appointed Paramount Electronics Pvt. Ltd for distributing Nokia Android Smart...

Mongolian Face on Television Screen of Nepal access_time2017/8/2

Only a few Indigenous Nationalities are in Medias of Nepal. The research has proven that the issues of indigenous nationalities get almost no space in Nepali Media.  However, the number of media persons from the indigenous nationalities community ...

Thomson Reuters' second-quarter profit tops estimates access_time2017/8/1

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Thomson Reuters Corp (TRI.TO) (TRI.N) on Tuesday reported higher-than-expected adjusted profit and increased its full-year forecast for margins and adjusted earnings per share. The news and information company reported second-qu...

Eurozone economic growth gathering pace access_time2017/8/1

-BBC NEWS The eurozone notched up growth of 0.6% in the second quarter of the year, official Eurostat figures showed. The figure puts annual growth in the 19-country bloc at 2.1% since a year ago. First-quarter growth was revised down slightly...