Will it work?

June 15, 2016 20:05 PM

The policy provides subsides to the poor and marginalized based on their identity cards. But first how will one obtain this card?

From war to work

June 15, 2016 19:58 PM

There is one example of successful post-crisis employment policy: Nepal. Its government sought to expand opportunities in informal sector after the civil war

Let’s make use of them (Commentary)

June 15, 2016 16:49 PM

Nepal has come a long way with a brand new constitution. It now needs to flaunt it.

Terrorism 2.0

June 14, 2016 20:04 PM

With ISIS and Al-Qaeda operatives in the Middle East are led astray If initial news reports from the US are to be believed, Omar Mateen, the gunman who attacked the gay club in Orlando, Florida, was an ISIS sympathizer. I believe these recent terrorist attacks in Western cities represent the changing face of terrorism: Terrorism 2.0.

Fair play

June 14, 2016 19:57 PM

“Celebrating someone else’s victory is not a sign of defeat. It’s a sign of friendship” At the Jail field ground at Inaruwa, Sunsari, spectators watch the football game in excitement.

Open for business

June 14, 2016 19:50 PM

In conversations with Chinese officials I detect a renewed sense of humility and a willingness to recognize mistakes

Infographics: Brexit poll

June 13, 2016 19:30 PM

People across the United Kingdom will soon go to the polls to vote on whether to remain part of the European Union.

More loathing lore

June 13, 2016 00:35 AM

Any community that submits itself to be excluded from the right to be defended and the duty to bear arms becomes a second class citizen

Chhaupadi: Till when?

June 10, 2016 20:47 PM

There is this small mud hut outside almost every house in Bajura district. Temporarily made, dirty, unmanaged and just big enough to fit one person in, this hut is where women are forced to live every time they menstruate.

The futile summitry

June 10, 2016 20:12 PM

I was recently in Turkey to cover the United Nations Conference on Mid-term Review of Istanbul Program of Action (IPoA) on Least Development Countries (LDCs). But if you ask me what the conference achieved for the people of LDCs, I probably wouldn’t be able to answer.