Chinese defense minister’s Nepal visit is an opportunity to strengthen mutual trust

Published On: November 29, 2020 01:55 PM NPT By: Leela Mani Paudyal

General Wei Fenghe’s visit is going to strengthen the friendly ties subsisting between the PLA and the NA and between Nepal and China.

Discussing Nepal’s geopolitical trajectory

Published On: November 29, 2020 07:24 AM NPT By: Angana Guha Roy

Maintaining a delicate balance between the immediate and extended neighborhood is the best way for Nepal to realize its national interest objectives.

Division or dialogue with China?

Published On: November 29, 2020 06:36 AM NPT By: Andrew Sheng & Xiao Geng

In dealing with China—an economic powerhouse with a population of 1.4 billion—intimidation will not work. China will not be cowed into submission on its domestic affairs, such as Hong Kong, Xinjiang, and Taiwan.

Kumari tradition from the rights perspective

Published On: November 28, 2020 11:01 AM NPT By: Lumana Upreti

Kumari tradition is not as barbaric as it is portrayed. But why is it still considered as an inhuman example of child abuse in UN reports?

Recognizing water’s value will help us use it wisely

Published On: November 27, 2020 08:30 AM NPT By: Maximo Torero

Water accounting and auditing, which are rarely done, should therefore be the starting point of any effective strategy for addressing water shortages and scarcity.

Rely on youth

Published On: November 27, 2020 07:38 AM NPT By: Simone Galimberti

Enabled by youth, local forums can help generate a new sense of civic engagement focused on achieving the Agenda 2030.

America must mend many fences on trade

Published On: November 26, 2020 09:08 AM NPT By: Anne O Krueger

It is almost impossible to comprehend how much damage Donald Trump’s presidency has done to America’s global standing these past four years.

Joe Biden’s world order

Published On: November 25, 2020 07:55 PM NPT By: Shlomo Ben-Ami

A post-Trump order appears to be more about a return to the inter-bloc competition of 1945 than to post-Cold War liberal euphoria.

When will Nepal rise?

Published On: November 19, 2020 07:08 AM NPT By: Anjali Subedi

It's important to rise. But where is the possibility? Who is the possibility? Where are the forces with vision and humility?

What is Nepali Congress thinking about China?

Published On: November 14, 2020 01:00 PM NPT By: Mahabir Paudyal

Some leaders are accusing China of land grab without verified and substantiated proof, while Nepali Congress leadership is pretending ignorance. What is it thinking?