US scientists try 1st gene editing in the body

AP Oakland, Calif., Nov. 18:Scientists for the first time have tried editing a gene inside the body in a bold attempt to permanently change a person’s DNA to cure a disease. The experiment was done Monday in California on 44-year-old...

EC seeks additional security for candidates

By A Staff Reporter Kathmandu, Nov. 18:The Election Commission (EC) on Friday expressed concern over the recent attacks targeting the election candidates and their supporters during the election campaigns across the country. The Commission...

Tap Tourism Prospects

      Tourism is the largest service industry in Nepal and a big source of foreign currency earnings and revenue; it is the second main component of economy after agriculture providing direct or indirect employment to nearly...

PM’s Call On Security

  At a time when the Election Commission has been expressing serious concerns about the security situation of the country, Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has called the attention of the chiefs of the security agencies and...

EC assures of FPTP results within a week

Kathmandu, Nov 18: The Election Commission has said it would take maximum one week to get the final results of the upcoming elections to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies.  According to Chief Election Commissioner Dr Ayodhee Prasad...

EC asks govt. to announce public holiday on Nov 26 and Dec 7

Kathmandu, Nov 18: The Election Commission (EC) has urged the government to announce public holiday in view of the election to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies. The EC asked the government to announce public holiday on November 26 in...

Pakistani forces kill terrorist commander in Balochistan: army

ISLAMABAD, Nov. 18 (Xinhua) -- The Pakistani army said Friday that security forces have killed a terrorist commander in southwestern Balochistan province, who was involved in the killing of 15 laborers this week.    Younas Taukali, identified...

US calls on Cambodia to 'undo' opposition party ban

WASHINGTON, Nov 18, 2017 - The United States Thursday demanded Cambodia reverse its ban on the country's main opposition, warning the dissolution of the party would strip 2018 elections of legitimacy. Washington hit out after Cambodia's Supreme...

The Debate On Climate Change

Rudra Aryal & Chelsea Bitter   Recently, there have been a series of hurricanes that have ravaged through different parts of USA - Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico, and...

  Ending The Business Of Child Labour

    Kailash Satyarthi   In October 1997, when global leaders gathered in Oslo to strategise how to end child labor, we brought a huge ambition and a deep commitment...

Nepal Poultry and Livestock International Expo, 2017 concludes

Chitwan, Nov 6 : The Nepal Poultry and Livestock International Expo, 2017, Nepal's first of its kind, concluded amid a programme in Chitwan on Sunday. Speaking at the event,...

Security situation in Nepal is satisfactory: Saudi envoy

Abdel Nasser Hussein Al-Harthy, 58, the first Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to Nepal, entered the Saudi Ministry of Foreign...

Jolie Calls for end to sexual violence

Agencies New York, Nov. 18: While most eyes have been focused on the seemingly never-ending allegations of sexual harassment and assault by powerful men in Hollywood, Angelina...

Int’l Short Film Festival kicks off

By A Staff Reporter Kathmandu, Nov. 18:The fifth edition of Ekadeshma – International Short Film Festival kicked off in the capital on Thursday. The four-day festival being...

India clinches Nepal-India International wrestling competition

Nawalparasi, Nov 5 (RSS): Indian wrestlers have clinched the title of the Nepal-India International Wrestling Championship held in Nawalparasi. The wrestling competition was held...

National Taekwondo Championship kicks off from Nov 3

Nuwakot, Oct 30: The 17th Senior and 10th Junior National ITF Taekwondo Championship is to take place in Nuwakot on November 3 and 4. The championship is organized by Nepal International...

Three literary figures nabbed

Kathmandu, Nov 18: Police on Friday arrested three literary figures including Vice-President of Progressive Writers' Association Khem Thapaliya. Police took control Thapaliya...

Nabin Kalashree Award announced

Pokhara, Nov 18 : The Artist Kshetralal Kayastha Foundation Pokhara on Friday announced the Nabin Kalashree Award of Rs 50,000 so as to encourage artists. At a programme organized...

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