| May 28, 2015



banner republica

/t20/item/21660-repair.html /t20/item/21600-djokovic-beats-nieminen.html /t20/item/21586-scorching-heat.html /t20/item/21585-demolition-work.html


Workers repairing the superstructure of the Bauddhanath Stupa in Kathmandu which was damaged by the April 25 earthquake. (Dinesh Gole/Republica) ...

Djokovic beats Nieminen

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns in the first round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Finland's Jarkko Nieminen at the Roland Garros stadium, in ...

Scorching heat

Women using parasols in the scorching sun in downtown Kathmandu Tuesday. Photo:Republica ...


A Nepal Army personnel directing demolition of earthquake-damaged houses at Nagpokhari in Kathmandu on Tuesday. Over 2,000 buildings of more than three stories ...




In poor taste

Proposal on Lipu-Lekh The joint statement issued at the end of the recent three-day China visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has unexpectedly emerged as matter of concern for Nepal. Point number 28 of the 41-point communiqué states that the two sides, India and China, "agreed to hold negotiations on augmenting the list of traded commodities, and expand border trade at ... Lipu-Lekh Pass." It took our foreign policy establishment by surprise because Lipu-Lekh has been recognized individually by India, China and Nepal as a...


House panel urges govt  to provide  Rs 50,000 to build shelters

House panel urges govt to provide Rs 50,000 to build shelters

KATHMANDU, May 28: : The parliament's National Disaster Management, Monitoring and Direction Special Committee has suggested to the government to provide Rs. 50,000 to the earthquake-displaced people for building temporary houses.The committee, which is headed by Speaker Subas Nembang, took...



Biswas Baral - avatar Biswas Baral

Of NGO republics

After the Great Earthquake leaders of...

Republica - avatar Republica

Interview: We plan to build temporary settlements that last…

CPN-UML has recently unveiled its rehabilitation...

Neelam Adhikari - avatar Neelam Adhikari

Terrible idea

Margaret Thatcher said: "There are still...


Ex-FIFA vice president Warner arrested, granted bail

Ex-FIFA vice president Warner arrested, granted bail

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad , March 28: Police said former FIFA vice president Jack Warner would spend Wednesday night in jail after surrendering to face an arrest warrant issued at the request of U.S. authorities, who filed corruption charges against him and...

Photo Feature /VIDEO

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Prev Next




The Week

Into the open

Into the open

Had it been any other ‘normal’ day, 36 year old Dilu Gurung would have been taking care of the household chores at her small apartment in Jhamsikhel. But ever since April 25, nothing has been normal and she spends her...


Apps and social media in  the time of earthquake

Apps and social media in the time of earthquake

KATHMANDU, May 28: After the big earthquake of April 25, Nepalis all over the world have been using various earthquake-related apps besides actively posting information on social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter. Along with various national and international non-government...


Feeling in a rut lately? Try these helpful tips

KATHMANDU, May 18: We all have those days when we...

You may have Missed

Latest Blog

Gay and Lesbians: Just a Concept

Marriage is not a concern but what will be the consequences is a question.Naturally everything is set to a process, in an...

Gay Marriage: equality or separation?

‘If you don’t go after what you want, you will never have it.’ ‘If you don’t ask, answer will be always no.’ ‘If you...