Foreign Minister Dr Khadka addresses 76th session of the UN General Assembly
Foreign Minister Dr Khadka addresses 76th session of the UN General Assembly
KATHMANDU, Sept 28: Dr Narayan Khadka, Minister for Foreign Affairs and the head of the Nepali delegation, addressed the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Tuesday.
Maoist leader Barshaman Pun leaving for Thailand for treatment
Maoist leader Barshaman Pun leaving for Thailand for treatment
KATHMANDU, Sept 28: CPN (Maoist Center) standing committee member Barshaman Pun, who has been suffering from jaundice for a long time, is scheduled to leave for Thailand on Wednesday for treatment.
Foreign Minister Khadka meets Under Secretary General Khare
Foreign Minister Khadka meets Under Secretary General Khare
KATHMANDU, Sept 28: Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Narayan Khadka met with UN Under Secretary General for Operational Support, Atul Khare, in New York on the sidelines of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly.
Beyond Pesticides
Beyond Pesticides

The ecologically based pest management (EBPM) strategy is an effective, safe and economically acceptable alternative...

In the name of Development Aid
In the name of Development Aid

While scanning MCC, Nepal can also learn from the Sri Lankan experience where a US...

Protecting Health from Climate Change
Protecting Health from Climate Change

Climate change affects the social and environmental determinants of health- clean air, safe drinking water,...

How Consumer Perception Guides Consumer Behavior
How Consumer Perception Guides Consumer Behavior

Consumer behavior during the COVID-19 pandemic has been dominated by several factors like buying motivation,...

Deuba must deliver
Deuba must deliver

Oli’s reluctance to step down even after failing to win a vote of confidence in parliament and his abrupt decision to dissolve parliament and announce a midterm election amid the COVID-19 pandemic had...

North Korea fires short-range missile to sea in latest test
North Korea fires short-range missile to sea in latest test

SEOUL, South Korea, Sept 28: North Korea fired a short-range missile into the sea early Tuesday, its neighboring countries said, in the latest weapon tests by North Korea that has raised questions about the sincerity of its recent offer for talks with South Korea.

Hisila: from Revolutionary to First Lady
Hisila: from Revolutionary to First Lady

One may not agree to the writer’s points of view when it comes to her analysis and interpretation of events...
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Anatomy of Facial Melanoses
Anatomy of Facial Melanoses

This is an extremely informative, well written yet concise book with all descriptors of a disease including introduction, clinical description,...
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Book review: Analyzing political economy of federalism in Nepal
Book review: Analyzing political economy of federalism in Nepal

Sanghiyata ko artha rajniti (political economy of federalism) is a book penned by Binod Neupane. The second edition of the...
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Things you probably didn’t know about Dashain
Things you probably didn’t know about Dashain

Most of us, all over Nepal, celebrate Dashain but we aren’t familiar with the many concepts and stories of this...
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Women’s rights activist and feminist icon Kamla Bhasin passes away
Women’s rights activist and feminist icon Kamla Bhasin passes away

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Popular women's rights activist, poet and author Kamla Bhasin passed away on September 25 due to cancer. She was 75. ...
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Indian actor Dilip Kumar, who embodied melancholy on screen, dies at 98
Indian actor Dilip Kumar, who embodied melancholy on screen, dies at 98

MUMBAI, July 7: Dilip Kumar, one of India's most respected actors and known for his roles as a tragic hero in Bollywood films, died on...
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Covid-19’s known unknowns
Covid-19’s known unknowns

The more certain someone is about covid-19, the less you should trust them In 2019, the medical historian Mark Honigsbaum concluded his book The Pandemic Century by...
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Actor Shah and filmmaker Pradan reach agreement to amicably settle their disputes
Actor Shah and filmmaker Pradan reach agreement to amicably settle their disputes

An agreement has been signed between actor Paul Shah, his manager Kishna Prasad Joshi and filmmaker Arun Pradan to settle their disputes on the case...
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Two Nepali nationals evacuated in an IAF aircraft from Kabul
Two Nepali nationals evacuated in an IAF aircraft from Kabul

KATHMANDU, August 22: Two Nepali nationals have been evacuated in an Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft from Afghanistan on Sunday. ...
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Ex-Gurkhas break hunger strike as UK government agrees to hold talks with Nepal government
Ex-Gurkhas break hunger strike as UK government agrees to hold talks with Nepal government

KATHMANDU, August 20: The British government has proposed talks with Nepal to address the demands of the agitating Gorkhas for equal pensions and rights. ...
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SC issues interim order to save the life of the agitating ex-Gurkha soldiers
SC issues interim order to save the life of the agitating ex-Gurkha soldiers

KATHMANDU, August 20: The Supreme Court has issued an interim order in the name of the government to immediately make arrangements through the Nepali Embassy in the UK to save the life of former ex-Gurkha soldiers, who are staging a fast-unto-death in London. ...
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Ex-Gurkha veteran staging hunger strike hospitalized in UK
Ex-Gurkha veteran staging hunger strike hospitalized in UK

KATHMANDU, August 18: Former Gurkha veteran, Dhan Gurung – who has been staging a hunger strike along with his fellow Gurkha veteran – has been hospitalized on Tuesday evening. ...
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Suicide: A mental health issue
Suicide: A mental health issue

To be called a healthy person, one has to be mentally healthy as well. But...

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What's your business missing out on?

The Pareto Principle, named after an economist Vilfredo Pareto, states that 80 percent of the...

Distinguishing bad intent from bad management and good intent from human fallacy
Distinguishing bad intent from bad management and good intent from human fallacy

I am not only referring to the players’ and their coaches’ sacrosanct right to demand...

Why I think Rabindra Mishra is right
Why I think Rabindra Mishra is right

Gone are the days when you could silence critics of republicanism, federalism and secularism by...

How to Generate Positivity in Adversity?
How to Generate Positivity in Adversity?

There is no neutral point in life. It is either positive or negative. If we...