China completes Durbar High School reconstruction in 10 months

Kathmandu, May 24 The Chinese government has completed the reconstruction of Durbar High School, the first public school of Nepal, in 10 months. The historical building was destroyed by the 2015 April earthquake. China had begun reconstruction in August last year. According to officials of the National Reconstruction Authority, the reconstruction could not begin on […]

Heritage Walk I: Exploring stories behind lost and forbidden gods of Kathmandu

In a sunny morning last month, four young boys and girls walked around various temples of Kathmandu rather leisurely. Along with them was a man in his 50s, describing them which corner has which temple and which temple houses which god. This man was Alok Siddhi Tuladhar, who says he has been conducting the ‘heritage […]