Capital roads becoming unsafe for pedestrians?

Pashupati Thapa of Gaushala lost his life in a road accident Monday. A microbus knocked him down when he was crossing the road using a zebra crossing at around 9:30pm. Thapa, who was a cook at a guest house in Gaushala, died of head injuries. Last month Rabina Chaudhari, a school teacher, was killed after…

Massachusetts highways rank fifth-worst in country: Report

Do you always feel like you’re stuck in traffic? It turns out that’s not that really an exaggeration: Massachusetts commuters spend more than 50 hours a year sitting in traffic, according to a new report. The Reason Foundation, a Los Angeles-based libertarian think tank, released their annual highway report on Thursday and it revealed what…

Three people dead, 10 injured in L.I.E. crash in Queens

Three people are dead and 11 are injured after multiple vehicles crashed on the Long Island Expressway in Queens Wednesday morning, police said. The initial crash occurred when one car stuck another in an eastbound lane on the lower level near Maurice Avenue around 4:20 a.m., police said. Three people were ejected from the car…

The haunting Sichuan-Tibet Highway

Follow Admin on Twitter:@khumbule_nima “Double rainbow!” a passenger on the bus yelled. “Look to the left!” We were somewhere in the Hengduan Mountains that stretch across the western portion of China’s Sichuan. Below us, twin kaleidoscopes of colour hung above a rushing gorge, hundreds of meters below. The sight was a bright spot on what…