Reviving trust in judiciary

Published On: October 22, 2019 01:30 AM NPT By: Pranab Kharel & Gaurab KC

Onus of cultivating public trust in judiciary lies on professionals engaged in justice delivery process. Institutional capability of justice delivery is a core component in shaping that trust

Leaving no one behind

Published On: October 22, 2019 01:00 AM NPT By: Elke Wisch/Faris Hadad-Zervos

Nepal’s social protection schemes have contributed to addressing vulnerabilities associated with different stages of life but access to social protection remains uneven and uncoordinated

Price of Trump’s betrayal

Published On: October 22, 2019 12:30 AM NPT By: Richard N Haass

The abandonment of Kurdish forces in northern Syria has reinforced already existing doubts in the region and around the world that the United States remains a reliable ally

Heed the youth

Published On: October 21, 2019 03:54 AM NPT By: Raju Chauhan

On September 20, when everybody’s attention was on Tudikhel where the government had organized an official event for the celebration of Constitution Day, in Maitighar and Baneshwar, some youths gathered with placards and banners that read: “Climate is changing, why aren’t we? #Friday for Future.”

A tale of slow progress

Published On: October 21, 2019 03:01 AM NPT By: Biswo Poudel

Two recently published global indices embody the motionless in governance in the last two years. The first, Global Competitiveness Index (GCI), ranked Nepal 108th out of 141 economies it looked at in 2019. Nepal was ranked 109th last year and 108th two years ago.

Trump’s perfidious America

Published On: October 21, 2019 01:15 AM NPT By: Shlomo Ben-Ami

TEL AVIV – US President Donald Trump’s abrupt decision to withdraw American troops from Syria, clearing the way for a Turkish offensive against the Kurds, is an unconscionable betrayal of a strategic ally.

Time for celebration

Published On: October 20, 2019 01:30 AM NPT By: Katie Morris

While Nepali women continue to face numerous obstacles in everyday life, celebrations are in order to honor the achievements that have been made so far

China’s insecurities

Published On: October 20, 2019 01:00 AM NPT By: Mukesh Baral

Xi Dada brought hope for Nepal by pushing the narrative of land-linked country, but he also seems to have secured couple of assurances from Nepal which is desperate for economic prosperity

What ails Nepal-India relations?

Published On: October 20, 2019 12:30 AM NPT By: Chandra D Bhatta

Are various treaties and agreements signed between Nepal and India responsible? Or is it the hegemonic or paternalistic nature of Indian state and the small state syndrome of Nepal?

Letter to NRNs

Published On: October 19, 2019 01:00 AM NPT By: Narbada Ghimire

You owe to this country. This country shaped you to become who you are today. There is no point in hating your roots