How children become bullies

Published On: January 16, 2021 07:00 AM NPT By: Usha Pokharel

There is not a simple solution to bullying. Children do not bully because they are terrible children.

Can America lead again?

Published On: January 15, 2021 08:00 AM NPT By: Yuen Yuen Ang

If the US is to reclaim the leadership position that will enable it to compete constructively with China the Biden administration must tackle inequality and the costs that globalization has brought.

No time for big deal

Published On: January 14, 2021 11:15 AM NPT By: Prashaant Singh

Prime Minister Oli’s legal and moral standing is under question in Nepal’s Supreme Court. Pradeep Gyawali, his minister, lacks legitimacy to talk to his Indian counterpart on strategic issue of long-term implications for Nepal.

America is the new center of global instability

Published On: January 14, 2021 08:00 AM NPT By: Nouriel Roubini

The US will most likely be the world’s new epicenter of political and geopolitical instability in the months and years ahead. The world is in for a long, ugly, bumpy ride.

Why national unification day and Prithvi Narayan Shah should not be celebrated

Published On: January 14, 2021 07:00 AM NPT By: Binayak Sundas

The demand for the monarchy's restoration and the desire to reinstate the importance of Prithvi Narayan Shah and national unification day is a desire to revert to an era where both caste and cultural dominance had the overt backing of the state.

Donald Trump’s costly legacy

Published On: January 13, 2021 08:00 AM NPT By: Richard N Haass

Donald Trump is handing off a country and a world in far worse condition than he inherited. That is his distressing legacy.

Parliament dissolution is constitutionally wrong, politically illegitimate

Published On: January 13, 2021 07:00 AM NPT By: Narayan Manandhar

If a majority government does not wish to run the government only sensible way out is to resign and pave the way for others to form the government.

Three strikes on democracy

Published On: January 12, 2021 09:43 AM NPT By: Mukesh Baral

If President Bhandari had downplayed her party affiliation, revisited the list of her duties as a President and sought counsel, instead of rushing to satisfy Oli, she could have reached a different conclusion.

When will Tilaurakot be included in the list of World Heritage Sites?

Published On: January 12, 2021 08:15 AM NPT By: Vidhu Prakash Kayastha

Government of Nepal made a submission on May 23, 1996 to include Tilaurakot in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. A quarter century later it is yet to be included in the list.

The great king who gave us Nepal

Published On: January 11, 2021 08:50 AM NPT By: Prem Singh Basnyat

If Nepal was defeated in the battle of Sindhuli, unification would not have been possible. The British would make Kathmandu Valley their colony, a point to access Tibet and China, which might as well have become the British colony later on.