Let us speak openly about mental health issues

Published On: December 13, 2023 01:00 PM NPT By: Dr. Archana Pokharel

On 31st August 1997, a 12-year-old boy from a high-profile family was quietly watching the funeral of his mother, who had died in a tragic road accident. Little did his family members know about the ongoing storm in the mind of this little boy. That boy graduated from the famous Eton College of London with good marks

Initiating Change: A few practical steps to save the planet earth

Published On: December 12, 2023 08:30 AM NPT By: KAMAL RAJ SIGDEL/ UPENDRA LAMICHHANE

Would you like to be a part of the campaign for safeguarding our planet after the world leaders return to their respective countries following the crucial agreements and negotiations at the United Nations Climate Summit (COP-28) in Dubai? Our participation counts, regardless of whether we were present at the COP-28 conference or not.

Dismal State of Financial Inclusion in Madhesh

Published On: December 11, 2023 06:32 PM NPT By: Anurag Gupta

Financial inclusion has been hailed as a catalyst for boosting economic growth. Benefits arising from financial inclusion feed into other sectors of the economy, leading to increased competitiveness and economic stability. As an enabler for 10 of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, it plays an instrumental role in reducing inequality and promoting inclusive development.

Empowering through Inclusive Education: United in Action for Comprehensive Sexuality Education for Persons with Disabilities

Published On: December 3, 2023 11:00 AM NPT By: Jaldeep Sapkota

In a world where the quest for inclusivity and equality takes center stage, the International Day of Persons with Disabilities emerges as a compelling annual reminder of our shared commitment to building a global community that leaves no one behind.

NHRC's Retention of A status and Disability Rights Advancement

Published On: November 30, 2023 10:00 AM NPT By: Jalasa Sapkota

The recent decision of the Subcommittee of Accreditation (SCA) within the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions (GANHRI) to retain the status of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has generated optimism among various advocacy groups in Nepal, particularly those championing women, LGBTQ+, indigenous, and disability rights.

Silencing people's voices a threat to democratic values

Published On: November 23, 2023 10:00 AM NPT By: Sahara Dhakal

With over 3.5 billion global downloads, TikTok has become a prominent platform for sharing short videos. Initially embraced for entertainment, its evolution in Nepal encompassed education, business, skill showcasing, and providing a voice for expression.

Erosion of Common Memory in the 21st Century

Published On: November 19, 2023 03:50 PM NPT By: Kshitiz Gaire

The twenty-first century marks a progressive memory decline, which denotes the demise of collective memory and the fading of shared memories. Everyday memory loss poses a serious issue since it threatens the basis of culture and communal knowledge.

Post-Earthquake Livestock Management

Published On: November 8, 2023 09:30 AM NPT By: Dr Kedar Karki

An emergency requires an extraordinary response in any field. This emergency arises due to natural or man-made disasters. Although 80 percent of natural disasters occur in the world, Nepal experiences all types of natural disasters except volcanic activity.

GREEDY Laughs: Nepal's Eco-Comedy Revolution

Published On: November 3, 2023 07:00 PM NPT By: Shaswat Acharya

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the thrilling world of eco-comedy, where the stage is set for an uproarious ride that revolves around the star of the show. We'll refer to the project simply as "GREED by ABC'' to maintain discretion. This intriguing narrative unfolds without revealing specific details to keep the jungle lion at bay. It's a tale of economic growth seamlessly entwined with environmental goals and social inclusion. But wait, the real punchline is that this showstopper isn't quite what it seems. It's akin to opening a pack of cigarettes, and hidden in the fine print, you discover that it's all about loans. Ta-da!

Navigating the Future: Can AI Do Better than Humans?

Published On: September 29, 2023 09:00 AM NPT By: Aashray Chapagai

In the story of human progress, the 21st century will be marked by the incredible growth of Artificial Intelligence. A big question looms: Can AI do better than humans or not? The answer to this question cannot be limited to a simple "YES" or "NO." The answer is more like a mix of AI's excellent abilities and the unique qualities humans bring to the table.