Archive for

Cycling for personal, financial health

KATHMANDU, JAN 27 – With fuel prices rocketing, bicycle has become an attractive means of transport, from both economic and health points of view. However, given the lack of bicycle lanes in the city, except along the Gaushala-Tinkune road, the cheapest means of transport has not been able to attract motorists and motorcyclists. According to … Continue reading

Natural museum elevation likely

JAN 18 The plan to elevate the status of Natural History Museum (NHM) to ‘National Natural Science Museum’ may bore fruit as Tribhuvan University is likely to loosen its purse strings. The university will be give its all effort to include this mega plan worth around Rs 1 billion in its new master plan, said … Continue reading

Homeopathy sector falls off govt radar

  The homeopathy medical sector, despite boasting over an estimated 2,000 clinics and hundreds of doctors across the country, has remained largely unregulated and ignored with the government failing to establish the homeopathy council proposed some two decades ago. Homeopathic treatment has been recognised as scientific and equivalent to the allopathic and ayurvedic medicinal practice … Continue reading