Gallery Archive

Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikary presents statue of Buddha to Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena during the latter's visit to Lumbini on Saturday. Sirisena was in Nepal to attend the 4th BIMSTEC Summit.
September 1, 2018

Artists perform Mahakali dance in Sano Thimi, Bhaktapur on Friday. Mahakali dance is one of the many masked Newari traditional dance performed during Indra Jatra.
September 1, 2018

The fourth Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) begins in Kathmandu with the attendance of all head of states of the member countries.
August 30, 2018

PM K P Oli and Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina during a meet in Kathmandu on Thursday. Hasina is in the capital to attend the BIMSTEC Summit, amidst the appeal for the release of Bangaldeshi photographer Shahidul Alam who was arrested from his home on 5 August following an interview with Aljazeera.
August 30, 2018

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Kathmandu on Thursday morning to attend the fourth BIMSTEC summit. Modi was welcomed by Deputy Prime Minister Ishwor Pokharel at the airport.
August 30, 2018

Myanmar's President Win Myint, who is now in Nepal to attend the fourth BIMSTEC summit, offers prayers at the Mayadevi temple in Lumbini on Wednesday.
August 29, 2018

Defense Minister Ishwor Pokhrel welcomes President of Burma Win Myint at Kathmandu Airport on Tuesday. Myint is in the capital to participate in the 4th Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) to be held on 30-31 August.
August 28, 2018

Kathmandu prepares to welcome head of states of member countries of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC). BIMSTEC’s 4th summit will be held on 30-31 August in Kathmandu.
August 28, 2018

Locals in Patan mark Saparu, the Newari festival of satire, death and rebirth with Lakhe dance on Monday. King Pratap Malla started the festival by asking his people to try to make the grieving queen laugh through skits that poked fun at Kathmandu's rulers.
August 28, 2018

Members of LGBTIQ community in Nepal and their supporters participate in the annual Gaijatra Pride Parade in Thamel, Kathmandu on Monday.
August 27, 2018

Tenzing Gurung of Chhongur village picks up a khada from the ground as part of a traditional horse race, celebrated by the Baara Gaunle Gurung community of Mustang during Yartung Festival.
August 27, 2018

On the day of Gai Jatra, residents of Madhyapur Thimi take out a procession early in the morning in memory of their deceased relatives.
August 27, 2018

After floods swept away the bridge over Jhumre Khola in Jajarkot, locals commute between villages via a temporary wooden bridge.
August 26, 2018

A Hindu priest ties a scared thread around the wrist of a young girl in Nagpokhari on the occasion of Janai Purnima on Sunday.
August 26, 2018

Participants of a rally in Maitighar on Saturday demand arrest of the real culprit behind the rape and murder of the 13-year-old Nirmala Pant of Kanchanpur. Pant's dead body was found on 26 July in a sugarcane field.
August 26, 2018

Devotees circle the Swoyambhu temple in Kathmandu for Goonla. In the month-long festival, Buddhists go to the nearest Bauddha shrine every morning in a musical procession. Recently women have started playing the instruments as well.
August 24, 2018

A bulldozer pulls a drowned vehicle out of the flooded Bangad river in Sallibajar of Salyan, a part of Chhinchu-Jajarkot road section.
August 24, 2018

DJ Koh, President and CEO of Samsung unveils the much awaited Galaxy Note 9 smartphone and Samsung galaxy smart watch at an event in New Delhi on Wednesday. The new phone features a massive 6.4-inch QHD+ display, a Bluetooth-enabled S Pen for remote control functionality and storage of 1TB.
August 23, 2018

Director and songwriter Yadav Kharel has handed over his entire collection of literary and artistic creations to Madan Pustakalaya for preservation. The collection includes films, songs and books from 2018 B.S.
August 23, 2018

Muslim community in Banke, Nepaljung pray on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, also known as the Festival of the Sacrifice on Wednesday. It is one of the biggest festivals of Muslims worldwide.
August 22, 2018

Deputy PM and Defense Minister Ishwor Pokhrel pays his condolence to former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at Indian Embassy in Kathmandu on Sunday. Vajpayee passed away on Thursday at the age of 93.
August 20, 2018

Speaker of the Parliament Krishna Bahadur Mahara and the Minister for Water Supply Bina Magar inspect the completion of a water treatment plant in Sundarijal on Sunday, that will process water from the Melamchi Water Supply Project.
August 20, 2018

The majority of Nepalis are engaged in agriculture, and yet Nepal imported rice worth Rs16.95 billion in the first seven months of this year. With rapid urbanisation, paddy farming has shrunk to rural areas like these fields in Tallo Bara, Sindhuli.
August 19, 2018

President Bidya Bhandari visits Swayambhunath in Kathmandu on Saturday on the completion of reconstruction of 15 heritage sites destroyed int he 2015 earthquake.
August 18, 2018