Politics of historicide

Published On: February 27, 2017 12:15 AM NPT By: Richard N Haass

Preserving and protecting the past is essential in order to ensure that today’s dangerous zealots do not succeed

Infographics: How much time do people spend on social media?

Published On: February 27, 2017 12:05 AM NPT By: Republica

How much time do people spend on social media?

Mission incomplete

Published On: February 25, 2017 08:23 AM NPT By: Dharma Baniya

The Nepalese Army (NA) has contributed to 42 UN peacekeeping missions, in which over 114,818 personnel have already participated. The first Nepali contingent, Purano Gorakh Battalion, was deployed in United Nations Emergency Force–II in Sinai, Egypt in 1974. The ground reality was so volatile that the UN had to deploy this mission within 24 hours of Security Council resolution.

Getting old

Published On: February 25, 2017 08:18 AM NPT By: Usha Pokharel

Some thoughts are so strong they literally refuse to go away. With age such thoughts become even stronger. Yes, you have one too. The thought of aging, a beautiful and graceful process initially, but with each passing year, progressively ugly, if you do not keep changing your perception of aging.

What’s in a name?

Published On: February 25, 2017 08:14 AM NPT By: Sanjaya KC

In a ridiculous decision, the Film Development Board (FDB) of Nepal has withheld the approval of upcoming movie Gajabaja, directed by independent filmmaker Ganesh Dev Pandey. The fate of its release is still uncertain. The FDB was particularly concerned over the use of the word gaja (marijuana), apparently because marijuana use is illegal in Nepal.

Infographics: Unauthorized U.S. immigrants populations

Published On: February 25, 2017 08:10 AM NPT By: Republica

Infographics: Unauthorized U.S. immigrants populations

Border bungles

Published On: February 23, 2017 12:25 AM NPT By: Sangam Sangroula

It is precisely because the border is unregulated that there are so many border disputes between Nepal and India

Infographics: Greece approaches debt crunch point

Published On: February 23, 2017 12:05 AM NPT By: Republica

Greece approaches debt crunch point

Basmati rice for Humla

Published On: February 22, 2017 12:35 AM NPT By: Sukhdev Shah

With better transport link between the hills and the plains food shortage in Humla could be eliminated and food be made available at a fraction of the current cost

Marginal interest

Published On: February 22, 2017 12:25 AM NPT By: Gaurav Bhattarai

There has in the past been no palpable shift in India’s larger Nepal policy even with government change in UP or Bihar