Making NRNA meaningful

Published On: October 17, 2019 01:45 AM NPT By: Naba Raj Gurung

Nepali Diaspora has a high potential to effectively become a development partner of Nepal to help her graduate from LDC status to middle-income country as targeted. Registered with the government of Nepal, the Diaspora has a well networked national chapter (National Coordination Councils, known as NCCs) in over eighty countries under the leadership of the Non-Resident Nepali Association-International Coordination Council (NRNA-ICC).

EU’s rule-of-law test

Published On: October 17, 2019 12:17 AM NPT By: Tytti Tuppurainen

HELSINKI – The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom’s recent ruling that Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted unlawfully in seeking to suspend (or “prorogue”) the UK Parliament for five weeks to avoid debate of his plans for a “no-deal” Brexit underscores the centrality of the rule of law to democratic governance.

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