Free the by-elections

Published On: October 16, 2019 01:30 AM NPT By: Deepak Joshi Pokhrel and Rajendra Senchurey

The gross violation of election code of conduct is a major threat to a free, fair and peaceful election. It could jeopardize integrity and eclipse the sanctity of democratic exercise

Are you malnourished?

Published On: October 16, 2019 01:00 AM NPT By: Kundhavi Kadiresan

What we eat defines how well-nourished or malnourished we are. It’s simply not how much we eat that’s causing the malnourishment, it’s more to do with what we’re eating

Does public banking work?

Published On: October 16, 2019 12:30 AM NPT By: Katharina Pistor

Whether public banks will work is not really the right question to ask. More important is whether they will stay on mission

Together against climate crisis

Published On: October 15, 2019 01:30 AM NPT By: Nishan Kafle

Kathmanduites collectively bemoan the declining luster of the mountains we are so proud of. There isn’t anywhere else to point for this scourge but climate change

Reassessing BRI

Published On: October 15, 2019 01:00 AM NPT By: Roshani Giri

The connectivity that BRI offers will open Nepal to the world market through different sea ports. Nepal then will no longer be a‘land-locked’country

Issue behind our issues

Published On: October 15, 2019 12:30 AM NPT By: Jim O’Neill

If the West adopts sensible policies, its own firms and consumers stand to benefit substantially from China’s growth

Gathering storm

Published On: October 14, 2019 01:30 AM NPT By: Gopal Thapa

We the people must not ignore some of the lurking dangers to the spirit of constitutionalism emanating from the government’s own unconstitutional behaviour

Age of misinformation

Published On: October 14, 2019 01:00 AM NPT By: Sarans Pandey

The immediacy demanded by social media platforms creates an environment where there’s a proclivity to ‘have a say’ before the issue runs cold

In a dangerous game

Published On: October 14, 2019 12:30 AM NPT By: Volker Perthes

Unless the rest of the world gets involved, the dangerous game the US and Iran are playing could end in direct confrontation

Nepal-China ties: Vistas past and future

Published On: October 13, 2019 07:22 AM NPT By: Biswo Poudel

China has only enthusiastic well-wishers in Nepal. However, they fall into two categories. The first are naïve type, who think China is still a Mao-era country enthusiastic about exporting revolution, excited about the tales of Yan’an and Hunan and eager to share it with the rest of the world. Many of these enthusiasts have read Yang Mo’s The Song of Youth in their formative years.