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Welcome to the Nepali program on SBS Radio.

Welcome to the Nepali program on SBS Radio.
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Sydney, NSW

Description:

Welcome to the Nepali program on SBS Radio.

Language:

Multilingual

Contact:

SBS Radio Sydney Locked Bag 028 Crows Nest NSW 1585 Australia (02) 9430 2828


Episodes

Got flu? How long should you wait to see a doctor?

9/24/2017
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With more than 105,000 flu cases confirmed this year, authorities have labeled this flu season as the worst one ever in Australia. About 15 people including children and the elderly are reported to have died due to the influenza virus. What are some of the ways to protect yourself and your family from the virus? Melbourne General Practitioner Dr Chandra Pokharel had this suggestion. (फ्लू वा इन्फ्लूएंजा भाइरसका कारण यो वर्ष अस्ट्रेलियामा एक लाख पाँच हजार भन्दा बढी मानिसहरु प्रभावित हुँदा...

Duration: 00:05:03


Kiran Nepali - "Making Sarangi cool again"

9/24/2017
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Its not only guitars that can attract big stage, big sound and big lights - Sarangi can too says Kiran Nepali. Nepali, who is a Sarangi player for renowned bands like Kutumba and Bipul Chettri and the traveling band is currently on a mission to increase interest towards the humble Nepali instrument. He also wants non Nepalis to know what a Sarangi is. Kiran Nepali has started a project to help achieve this goal and he spoke to SBS Nepali about his mission. (ठुलो स्टेज, ठुलो ध्वनि र ठुलो...

Duration: 00:09:57


Breaking temperature records - Will summer be hotter in Australia?

9/23/2017
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With many parts of New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland experiencing its hottest September day on record, is this an indication of how hot summer is going to be in Australia? Climate analyst Bimal KC explains. (न्यू साउथ वेल्स, भिक्टोरिया र क्वीन्सल्याण्डका धेरै स्थानहरुमा सेप्टेम्बर महिनाकै सबै भन्दा उच्च तापमान पुगेको नयाँ रेकर्ड बन्दा के यसले आगामी गर्मीको मौसममा अस्ट्रेलियामा कतिको तापमान बढ्न सक्ने बारे संकेत दिन्छ त? जलवायु विश्लेषक बिमल केसी यसो भन्नुहुन्छ।)

Duration: 00:10:17


SBS changes schedule for Nepali language service.

9/23/2017
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SBS has announced changes to its radio services intended to better meet the needs of multicultural Australia and reflect the country's increasingly diverse society. Among the criteria for its language services review, SBS Radio has taken into consideration the latest census results and audience listening habits. The changes include change to broadcast time for its Nepali program and addition of 7 new language programs in languages including Tibetan and Rohingya. After the changes, scheduled...

Duration: 00:06:28


"Life unsatisfactory until happy dashain greetings"

9/23/2017
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There are two types of headaches that people get when Dashain starts says Chatyang Master. (दशैंको सुरुवातका साथ् आउने टाउको दुखाइका कारणहरु चट्याङ्ग मास्टर बाट। )

Duration: 00:04:58


Same sex marriage - yes or no? Australia's Nepali have their say.

9/17/2017
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With the Australian bureau of Statistics sending out the same sex marriage postal survey forms, campaigns by the supporters and opponents of same sex marriage has increased as well. So what do members of Australia's Nepali community think about the issue? Here's what some of them told Sameer Ghimire. (अस्ट्रेलियाली तथ्यांक विभाग द्वारा समलिंगी विवाहबारे सर्वेक्षण फारमहरू हुलाक बाट पठाउन सुरु गरिदा समलिंगी विवाहका समर्थक र विरोधीहरुले पनि आफ्नो अभियानलाई तिब्र बनाएका छन्। यस विषयबारे...

Duration: 00:09:53


'Melbourne business chamber to promote Nepal- Australia trade'

9/17/2017
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Chandra Yonzon, Nepal's consul general in Victoria, has initiated discussions on setting up a business chamber in Melbourne to promote trade and investment between Australia and Nepal. He has recently held preliminary talks with Melbourne's Nepali business community and he spoke to SBS Nepali about the outcome of the discussion. (भिक्टोरियाका लागि नेपालका महावाणिज्य दुत चन्द्र योञ्जनले अस्ट्रेलिया र नेपाल बीच व्यापार र लगानी बढाउने उद्देश्यका साथ् मेलबर्नमा एक बिजनेस च्याम्बर स्थापना...

Duration: 00:11:27


Cassini spacecraft's 20 year journey - why is it important?

9/17/2017
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20 years ago American space agency NASA sent a spacecraft called Cassini to space. For the last 13 years, it has been sending back more than 450,000 photos and 635 gigabyte of information from the planet Saturn. Scientist crashed the spacecraft into Saturn's atmosphere on 15 September as its mission came to an end. Perth Astrophysicist Dr Rajan Chhetri spoke to SBS Nepali about the importance of the information received from Cassini. (२० वर्ष अगाडी अमेरिकी अन्तरिक्ष निकाय नासा द्वारा...

Duration: 00:06:39


Province 2 election: opportunity for change or a reason to boycott?

9/16/2017
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As Nepal's province number 2 prepares to hold local election on September 18, what do young people in the area think about the election? Khanchan Jha is the CEO of Sano Paila, on organization working for peace building and community development in Tarai region. He spoke to SBS Nepali. (नेपालमा संविधान संसोधन लगायातका मांगहरुका कारण चर्चामा रहने गरेको प्रदेश २ का आठ जिल्लाहरुमा हुने स्थानीय तहको चुनाव प्रति उक्त प्रदेशमा रहेका आम युवाहरुको चुनाव प्रतिको बिचार कस्तो रहेको छ त? तराइमा विभिन्न...

Duration: 00:09:42


"Oh my!! Prime Minister's work fills pages" - Deuba government's first 100 days.

9/16/2017
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Chatyang Master reads you the list of things that Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba led government has been able to achieve during the first one hundred days. It may not be what you think. (प्रधान मन्त्री शेर बहादुर देउबा नेतृत्व सरकारको पहिलो १०० दिनमा प्राप्त सफलता पढेर सुनाउदै हुनुन्छ चट्याङ्ग मास्टर। उक्त सुचीमा तपाईंले सोचेको कुरा नहुन सक्ने सम्भावना छ। )

Duration: 00:04:59


"Full of potential" - Melbourne's first Nepali women's cricket team.

9/10/2017
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Despite not being professional players, a group of Nepali women in Melbourne have formed a team to take part in local level competitions in Victoria. Anita Sapkota is the captain for Himalayan Women's cricket team and Tara Gaire is their coach. They spoke to Shikha Basnet Khadka about the team's future plans. (पेशागत खेलाडी नभएता पनि, मेलबर्नका नेपाली महिलाहरुको एक समूहले भिक्टोरियाको स्थानीय स्तर प्रतियोगितामा सहभागी हुने लक्ष्यका साथ् एक नयाँ टोली बनाएको छ। अनीता सापकोटा हिमालय महिला...

Duration: 00:05:13


'New laws to protect vulnerable workers from dodgy bosses'

9/9/2017
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Australian employers will face tougher penalties under new reforms to protect international students and temporary visa holders from exploitation. There will be harsh new penalties of up to $126,000 for individuals, and more than $600,000 for companies, that breach the Fair Work Act, including for under payment of salary. Advocates say migrants and international students now have better protection, but that worker exploitation is a widespread issue. (अस्ट्रेलियामा काम गर्ने अन्तराष्ट्रिय...

Duration: 00:04:49


"Our Waste, our responsibility - social change needed to keep Nepal clean"

9/9/2017
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Since its inception in 2013, Clean up Nepal has collected over half a million kilograms of waste around the country. As the non government organization prepares for its nationwide cleanup day event on 16th September, Amod Karmacharya and Azam Nathaniel from Clean up Nepal spoke to SBS Nepali about the work they do and the challenges they face in keeping Nepal clean. ()

Duration: 00:06:25


What's the real reason behind our widening waistlines?

9/9/2017
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Why is obesity on the rise in Australia? Is this growth lifestyle related or is it due to environmental, genetic or combination of all these factors? (अस्ट्रेलियामा बढ्दो संख्यामा मानिसहरु मोटोपना बाट प्रभावित रहेको बताइदा हाल यसका कारणहरु बारे पनि धेरैनै चर्चा चलिरहेका छन्। कहिले मोटोपनाको दोष मानिसहरुको जीवनशैली माथि लगाउने गरेकाछन् भने कहिले बाताबरणीय र कहिले जीनका कारणले पनि मानिसहरुले मोटाउने बताएका छन्। )

Duration: 00:06:28


May Pashupatinath protect us or may we protect Pashupatinath?

9/9/2017
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Indian currency demonetization is having a particular type of impact on Nepal's Pashupatinath Temple, but this impact isn't affecting god says Chatyang Master. (भारतीय नोटका कारण नेपालको पशुपतिनाथ मन्दिरमा एउटा नयाँ समस्या सिर्जना जसको कारण भगवानलाई भन्दा अरुलाई असर परेको देखिने बताउछन् चट्याङ्ग मास्टर।)

Duration: 00:04:49


Dr Sanduk Ruit and Fred Hollows - a tale of a shared vision

9/3/2017
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Internationally renowned Nepali eye surgeon Dr Sanduk Ruit's friendship with the late Fred Hollows was one with shared vision of providing high quality and low cost eye care. Since the time they first met in 1985, the pair worked to simplify surgical tecnhiques and restore sight to thousands of people who couldn't afford quality eye care. As Fred Hollows Foundation celebrates its 25th anniversary, Dr Ruit reflects on the work done by the foundation in 25 countries including Nepal and his...

Duration: 00:14:25


Facing fears head on: Shailee's journey from Everest to stand up comedy!

9/3/2017
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For Shailee Basnet, challenging herself and facing her fears is not something new. She is a member of a world record setting 'Seven Summits Women Team" that first conquered Mt Everest in 2008 and has since scaled seven tallest mountains in seven continents. Basnet has now set herself a new challenge - cracking the American stand up comedy scene. She spoke to SBS Nepali about her entry into the world of comedy. (आफ्नो चुनौती र डरहरुको सामना गर्नु शैली बस्नेतको लागि कुनै नयाँ कुरा हैन। उनि...

Duration: 00:14:38


Is being a Nepali enough or do you look at their skills? What to look for in a mortgage broker

9/2/2017
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With the increasing number of Nepalis in Australia, many members of the community are becoming mortgage brokers or real estate agents. With this in mind, if you are buying or selling a property then do you prefer to have a Nepali person providing you that service or do you look at their capabilities? Finance adviser Bishwas Bhattarai shares some tips about how to pick the right mortgage broker and real estate agent. (अस्ट्रेलियामा बढ्दो नेपाली संख्याका साथ् मोर्ट्गेज ब्रोकर र रियल इस्टेट...

Duration: 00:11:07


Flying kite and eating momo - Nepali kite festival returning to Sydney

9/2/2017
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For the fourth year in a row, Nepali kite festival is set to bring communities together in Sydney for a day of fun says Deepta Shrestha from Guthi Australia. The festival to be held on Saturday 16 September will also include Momo eating competition and Laakhe dance says Shrestha. He spoke to SBS Nepali. (लगातार चौथो वर्ष पनि नेपाली चंगा महोत्सवले सिड्नीका विभिन्न समुदायलाई एकसाथ रमाइलो गराउने छ भन्छन् आयोजक समूह गुठी अस्ट्रेलियाका दीप्ता श्रेष्ठ। शनिबार १६ सेप्टेम्बरमा आयोजना हुने उक्त...

Duration: 00:06:52


"Nepalis are extremely good at selling everything"

9/2/2017
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From feelings to hospital patients, Nepalis are very good at selling anything and everything says Chatyang Master (भावनाका कुरा देखि बिरामी सम्म बेच्न नेपालीहरु धेरै सिपालु भएको बताउछन् चट्याङ्ग मास्टर। )

Duration: 00:04:51

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