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Saune Sakranti being observed in Sudurpaschim access_time2021-07-16

DOTI, July 16: Saune Sakranti festival is being observed in the districts of Sudurpaschim Province today with a great fanfare.    The farmers after completing the paddy seedling plantation are celebrating the Saune festival by being toge...

President awards winners of National Poetry Festival access_time2021-07-14

KATHMANDU, July 14: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has awarded the winners of the National Poetry Festival organised by the Nepal Academy for the year 2077 BS and 2078 BS. The winners were honoured by the Head-of-the-State amidst a special programm...

NRNA to organize singer contest access_time2021-05-30

LONDON, May 30: The Non-resident Nepalis Association (NRNA) is to host the 'NRN the Singer', a talent show to help identify Nepali talents across the globe.  The musical reality show will start from coming June 21, according to the or...

Gandaki Province gives public holiday on Eid access_time2021-05-14

KASKI, May 14: The Gandaki Province has announced a public holiday across the Province today on the occasion of the Eid-Ul-Fitra, the greatest festival of the Muslims.  The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Law said the notice towards this end...

Noted composer, singer Prem Dhoj Pradhan no more access_time2078-01-23

KATHMANDU, May 6: Noted musician and singer Prem Dhoj Pradhan passed away on Thursday morning while undergoing treatment at Neuro Hospital. He was 84. Pradhan, who was admitted to the Basundhara-based Neuro Hospital on Thursday morning after he...

Noted composer, singer Prem Dhoj Pradhan no more access_time2078-01-23

KATHMANDU, May 6: Noted musician and singer Prem Dhoj Pradhan passed away on Thursday morning while undergoing treatment at Neuro Hospital. He was 84. Pradhan, who was admitted to the Basundhara-based Neuro Hospital on Thursday morning after he...

'I chose to cry and love you' poetry published access_time2021-04-26

"I chose to cry and love you, a collection of poems by famous Chinese poet, Yang Qingxiang, has been published recently. Translated for the first time into Nepali by world renowned Himalayan poet, Yuyutsu Sharma, this bilingual edition is a v...

President extends greetings on Mahaveer Jayanti access_time2021-04-25

President Bidya Devi Bhandari has extended her best wishes on the occasion of the 620th birth anniversary of Mahaveer Jain.  The head-of-the state has wished the entire Jain community at home and abroad happiness, peace and prosperity on the occ...

'Mero Pani Haina Ra Yo Desh' access_time2021-04-25

BAGLUNG, April 25: The song 'Mero Pani Haina Ra Yo Desh' (isn't this also my country) by Prakash Saput has climbed to second in trending in youtube 24 hours its video was made public in the video streaming site.  The video song wa...

'Chikitsa Shabdasagar' released access_time2021-04-22

KATHMANDU, April 22: A book entitled 'Chikitsa Shabdasagar (Medical Dictionary)' was released amidst a programme on Wednesday.  The lexicon book penned by Dr Bipin Nepal, Binaya Kumar Sharma, Prakash Mani Dahal and Dr Kamal Lamsal was...

Procession with idols marches towards Madi access_time2021-04-21

CHITWAN, April 21: The Shova Yatra (colourful procession) along with the idols of Lord Ram, Sita, Laxman and Hanuman) has marched towards Madi from Devghat at 8.30 this morning.  The procession was seen off from Devghat with the recital of Ve...

CM Gurung offers Chaitedashain greetings access_time2021-04-20

Chief Minister of Gandaki province Prithvi Subba Gurung has extended best wishes to all Nepalis and citizens from the province on the occasion of the Chaitedashain and Ramnawami festivals. In a message of greetings, CM Gurung said festivals played...

Public holiday in Karnali on Chaitedasahain festival access_time2021-04-19

The Karnali province government has announced the Chaitedashain festival a public holiday. The festival falls on the day of Chaite Shukla Astami or tomorrow, Tuesday, this year as per the lunar calendar.  Secretary at the Ministry of Internal...

Chhaiti Chhath being observed in Mithilanchal access_time2021-04-18

  The Chhaiti Chhath is being celebrated across Mithilanchan including Mahottari district making the offering to the rising Sun since Friday. The festival which features worshipping of the rising and setting Sun as a form of God is celebrate...

Chitrakar’s ‘Thoughts and Musings’ launched access_time2021-04-18

Artist and writer Madan  Chitrakar’s ‘Thoughts and Musings’ has been made public here today. Mayor at Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Bidya Sundar Shakya unveiled the book amid a programme at Srijana College of Fine Arts. ...

CM Raut extends Ramjan, Siruwa festival best wishes access_time2021-04-14

Province 2 Chief Minister Lalbabu Raut has extended best wishes on the occasion of the arrivals of Siruwa and Ramjan festivals. The Siruwa Festival which is typically observed in the Tarai-Madhesh and the Ramjan, the festival of Muslims, commenced...

CM Poudel's New Year Greetings access_time2021-04-14

Bagmati Province Chief Minister Dormani Poudel has expressed his confidence that the New Year-2078 BS would further encourage one and all towards building prosperous Nepal.  In his New Year message, the chief minister has extended his best wi...

Best photographers prized access_time2021-04-12

Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) Gandaki Province has prized five best photos selected from the open competition. The Gandaki Province Office of the NTB prized the photographers amid a function on Sunday in Pokhara. On the occasion, photographers Bija...

Influx of home comers to mark Bishu festival amid Covid-19 fear access_time2021-04-11

The Nepali workers have been returning home from various Indian cities to observe the Bishu festival, the New Year celebration. Growing spread of coronavirus in India is also behind the influx of home comers.  The people from Dadeldhura, Baitad...

452 to be decorated with medals on Baisakh 1 access_time2021-04-11

President Bidya Devi Bhandari is to honour 452 persons with various decorations, titles and medals on the first day of New Year 2078. The ceremony will take place on Baisakh 1 i.e.  April 14 at the Rastrapati Bhawan, Sheetal Niwas, according to...