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KU launches Bachelor's in Yogic Science and Wellbeing
KU launches Bachelor's in Yogic Science and Wellbeing Kathmandu University has started teaching yogic science in its Bachelor's level four-year course
Why letter grading system is annoying some teachers and students
Why letter grading system is annoying some teachers and students Why some teachers are raising questions about the letter grading system introduced in 2017
Teachers concerned over plight of Tribhuvan University
Teachers concerned over plight of Tribhuvan University The teachers have accused unions of “creating havoc” and “sabotaging the basic rights of people"
Province 1 declared 'literate province'
Province 1 declared 'literate province' The Province was declared literate based on UNESCO's 12 criteria for literacy assessment
Shanker Dev Campus promised additional land
Shanker Dev Campus promised additional land Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has pledged to provide additional land for the development of...
Maoist students launch 'Save TU campaign'
Maoist students launch 'Save TU campaign' As part of the symbolic programme, the students want to open the university for 24...
Concerns over vandalism on TU campus
Concerns over vandalism on TU campus Lawmaker Pradeep Gyawali condemned vandalism on TU campus, demanding action against culprits
Education boosts self-confidence of adult women 
Education boosts self-confidence of adult women  The Ujyalo Alternative School has become a hub for those who were deprived of basic...
Karnali Province still lacks 60,000 textbooks
Karnali Province still lacks 60,000 textbooks Students are worried about not getting textbooks as their half-yearly examinations are already at the...
Erasmus+ scholarships pave the way to study in Europe
Erasmus+ scholarships pave the way to study in Europe The Delegation of the European Union to Nepal together with the Erasmus Mundus Association Nepal...
KU to begin Master's in Media Studies
KU to begin Master's in Media Studies The issues of culture, film and technology would also be taught in this programme.
SEE result published
SEE result published There were 246,941 females students and 248,784 male students. As many as 26 students were...
China-educated medical students have a reason to cheer - finally
China-educated medical students have a reason to cheer - finally The Council’s move will also benefit Covid pandemic-affected medical students who could not return to...
Here's how Nepali students can get Harvard or MIT education - free  (With links)
Here's how Nepali students can get Harvard or MIT education - free (With links) Unless you are trying to learn something as exotic as alchemy, there are plenty of...
Let your finger wait to turn pages as you read your favourite book at this café for readers
Let your finger wait to turn pages as you read your favourite book at this café for readers Reader’s Hub also holds book talks and musical performances in the evenings and even magic...
'Save Tri-Chandra’ campaign continues 
'Save Tri-Chandra’ campaign continues  One of the placards held by the protesting students read, “You can build View Towers...
Students of valley schools preparing for exam without textbooks
Students of valley schools preparing for exam without textbooks Students with gadgets may be using the e-books from the Curriculum Development Centre but those...
Durbar High School, Nepal's oldest modern school, struggles to regain its glory
Durbar High School, Nepal's oldest modern school, struggles to regain its glory With a brand new Chinese-built building, Durbar High School may look chic and grand, but...
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