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Let’s call off Visit Nepal Year 2020

Fewa lake in Pokhara. Photo: KUNDA DIXIT Earlier this month, Nepal declared what every country wishes it could say with…

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Alpha males

Illustration : DIWAKAR CHHETRI There are signs that the power struggle between Prime Minister K P Oli and co-Chair Pushpa…

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The climate connection to Covid-19

Photo: BIKRAM RAI The Covid-19 epidemic has now spread beyond China, and is being transmitted even by infected individuals who…

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The love of lapsi

Hari Bahadur Karki was seven years old when he first tasted lapsi in his hometown of Pharping. The raw fruit…

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A taste of Spain in Sanepa

Restaurants in urban Nepal are growing in number, and in Kathmandu today many world-class establishments vie for favour and seek…

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‘Mainly fine throughout the kingdom’

WE HAVE A LAUNCH: Elizabeth Hawley is flanked by American Ambassador Peter Bodde, Dr Bhekh Bahadur Thapa and Nepali Times…

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Turkish, NCC sign MoU

Photo: TURKISH AIRLINES Turkish Airlines and the Nepal Chamber of Commerce (NCC) on Wednesday signed an agreement in which the…

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Photo: HIMALKHABAR.COM There is an old Hungarian proverb: ‘If you are among thieves, and you keep quiet, that makes you…

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Some of you have taken The Ass aside at party palaces in the past week to ask: “What is the…