Season of fire: Stay alert

November 29, 2018 02:00 am

As we get closer to the dry season, reports of fire outbreak have started to come from across the country. More fire incidents are being reported these days posing huge threat and risks to lives and properties in various districts.

Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli on Tuesday unveiled a new social security scheme, aimed at protecting the rights of formal private sector employees.

Stop bullying media

November 27, 2018 02:00 am

Nepali political parties and their leaders have one consistent take on media: They express commitment to press freedom and make it a part of their policy.


November 26, 2018 02:00 am

As the world, including Nepal, marked International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on Sunday, and as the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence commenced the same day, an ugly, inconvenient and deeply disturbing truth of GBV is staring at the face of Nepal government, Nepal Police and the entire justice delivery institutions

What is Kathmandu known for? Yes, it is the valley with half a dozen of world heritage sites. It is the city where people from across the country come for jobs, better health treatment and better educational opportunities.

Nepali politicians are right about one thing: Nepal’s peace process has been exemplary. Various international bodies have also acknowledged it as much.

Data safety is the key

November 21, 2018 02:00 am

There was much fanfare on Monday as the government started the nationwide program of distributing National ID card from Panchthar district.

Save the honor of president’s office

November 20, 2018 02:00 am

The office of the President has been in the news, and not for inspiring reasons. It wants more expensive and luxury cars at the cost of tax payers’ money, and more space by removing Nepal Police Academy from its current location.

Nepali Congress, rise up

November 19, 2018 02:00 am

When government ministers indulge in corruption, do not live up to people’s mandate, fail to become transparent and accountable, and fail to provide basic services and ensure minimum governance, it is then that people expect the opposition party to take up those concerns on their behalf.

NAC in deep hole, need urgent action

November 18, 2018 02:30 am

When an organization lacks a clear business plan, does not properly study market before starting a new project and doesn’t consider economic viability of business plan, such organizations are bound to fail.