Bonded poverty in Tarai-Madhes

August 13, 2016 00:35 AM

In Nepal’s remote outback, the rich loan-sharks force poor farmers and aspiring migrant workers to sign promissory notes, agreeing to pay four times higher than the borrowed money at steep interest rates

Bedtime fears

August 13, 2016 00:25 AM

Young children have more anxiety, fears and phobias than adults and their experiences are more intense

Preventing cholera

August 13, 2016 00:15 AM

There have never been genuine attempts to identify reasons and risk factors of cholera outbreak in Nepal

Infographics: The state of global youth unemployment

August 13, 2016 00:05 AM

Global youth unemployment and unemployment rate (1995-2015)*

Geopolitics of poverty

August 11, 2016 00:35 AM

Of course, we have a lot to blame ourselves for endemic poverty but could it be that we are poor because our neighbors want us poor and dependent?

The fairness delusion

August 11, 2016 00:25 AM

Many young girls think if they use creams as shown in ads by cine stars, their face will be as white as theirs. They are wrong.

Populism, past and present

August 11, 2016 00:15 AM

Europe is not alone in being swept up by populism. The US is also in serious danger

Infographics: Genetic resources and biodiversity for food and agriculture

August 11, 2016 00:05 AM

Genetic resources and biodiversity for food and agriculture

Save the hills to save Nepal

August 10, 2016 00:35 AM

Nepal’s hills and mountains which once captured the imagination of the West as the land of Sangri La stand on the precipice geographically, politically and demographically

Truth and madness

August 10, 2016 00:25 AM

Dr KC, who was branded as mad by a constitutional body in Kathmandu, reached out to the flood victims in Tarai to offer them free treatment