Gorkhaland Strike Entered Into 100th Day – What are the success till now ?

Kathmandu: The Hills on Friday entered the 100th day of indefinite strike, marking a dubious century that has paralysed life, crippled tourism and driven the famed Darjeeling tea industry to the brink. As the rest of the state gets ready to plunge into festivity, people in Darjeeling remain in mourning with the princip...

GURKHAS, THEIR BRAVERY AND FIGHT FOR PENSION

- Sanjiv Raj Pandey WHO ARE THE GURKHAS? Gurkhas have been part of the British Army for almost 200 years, but who are these fearsome Nepalese fighters? "Better to die than be a coward" is the motto of the world-famous Nepalese Gurkha soldiers who are an integral part of the British Army. They still ...

24 killed since Kenya vote: Human rights body

Prison guards control protesters in Kisumu, Kenya, Saturday, Aug.12, 2017. Kenyan police shot and killed two people during riots by opposition supporters on the outskirts of Kisumu, a city where opposition leader Raila Odinga has strong support, according to Leonard Katana, a regional police commander. (AP) ...