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Brutal Deaths Of Elephants in Kerala

The recent deaths of elephants in Kerala by homemade bombs and in Chhatisgarh by poisoning their waterholes have brought this gentle useful creature into focus. There is no...

China Needs Support Of Its Neighbors To Compete With The West

The relationships between both China and India and China and the United States are heading rapidly downhill. But the way China is choosing to prioritise its bond with the West risks taking...

Old Age Blues

The tragedy of old age isn’t the great number of years but the solitude. There is a saying, “Solitude is fine but you need someone to tell that solitude is fine.” Nowadays, there...

When Kathmandu Was The Capital Of The International Hippie Circuit…

Recently ruling party lawmakers have proposed legalizing marijuana in Nepal, where the hippie contingent liked to congregate for use of marijuana in the 1960s when hippie’s zeitgeist was zippy in Nepal. If...

Nepali Economy Is On Edge As Coronavirus Cases Surge

The persistent drumbeat of positive tests and reported deaths due to COVID-19, the disease caused by the SARS-nCoV-2 virus, have created widespread concerns in Nepal. Widespread fears of...

How The Middle East Used Pandemic As A Cover-up To Expel South Asian Migrants

Bibek Kumar was on his way to a shop in Sanaya city, Doha when the Qatari police arrested him on March 15 after telling him he was being taken to be tested...

Nepal’s Citizenship Predicament

The parliamentary State Affairs and Good Governance Committee endorsed an amendment bill on the Citizenship Act 2006, with the provision that foreign women married to Nepali men will have a seven-year probation...

Is It Time To Revive SAARC?

This is a very crucial time when cooperation and solidarity are needed to curb the spread of COVID-19. The world now faces an uphill battle as people don’t know how deadly this...

Investment In Early Childhood Development

Investing in early childhood development is one of the finest investments a country can make to hike economic growth, promote peaceful and sustainable societies, and cast out extreme poverty to inequality.

Are We Ready For Digital Nepal?

After a successful transformation into a federal republic, Nepal had set a vision for a peaceful and prosperous Nepal by 2030. And, to achieve these goals Nepal is struggling to upgrade its...

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Nepal’s Citizenship Predicament

The parliamentary State Affairs and Good Governance Committee endorsed an amendment bill on the Citizenship Act 2006, with the provision that foreign...

My Letter To Nepal

One of the most cherished phases of my childhood is the five years that my family lived in Kathmandu, Nepal. My father...

Sustainable Development Starts with Children

NEW YORK – “Our house is on fire,” warned the teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg at last year’s World Economic Forum meeting in Davos. Her pointed...

Protest is a testament to what has gone wrong, but also...

Kathmandu, Nepal - This week, we saw the start of the uprising in many cities, with thousands of people taking to the...