Nepal wins bronze in World Para Taekwondo Championship Reporter
February 06, 2019

Nepal’s Bikram Shrestha has won the bronze medal in the eighth World Para Taekwondo Championship- 2019 in Turkey. In the competition held this morning, Shrestha beat a Morocco rival to win the medal towards one Poomsae under the P-32 male genre, said coach Kabiraj Negi Lama. Russia won the gold and the silver was clinched by Croatia.

Along with Shrestha, Italy’s Ricardo Zimmerman won the bronze. This is the debut of Nepal in Poomsae of world para taekwondo championship. A total of 425 players from 69 countries are competing in the championship.

Film Board Chair Poudel resigns Reporter
February 06, 2019
Chairperson of Film Development Board (FDB), Nikita Poudel, resigned from the post on Tuesday. Chairperson Poudel said she submitted her resignation to Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Gokul Prasad Baskota, to be effective from tomorrow. She said that she would be devoted to social service the in days ahead. Poudel was appointed Chairperson of the Board on December 11, 2017.

Growing internet addiction among kids: a headache for society Reporter
February 06, 2019
Twelve years old Rohan Thapa was good in his studies until two to three years back. Thereafter, his studies started taking a downturn in the recent months, giving a cause for concern to his parents. "Now, the problem is such that he (Rohan) does not even bothers to take out his books from the school bag once he comes home from school and straight away looks for the smart phone," said Raman Thapa of Satdobato, Rohan's dad. Rohan studies in…