Rear them right

Published On: July 9, 2016 12:25 AM NPT By: Usha Pokharel

Social gatherings provide me with a useful glimpse of what parents think about their children and what bothers them. Recently, I have noticed more and more parents having a hard time raising their children. At one gathering the other day, I heard two mothers talk about their children. One of them was worried for not being able to handle her strong-willed child. She was complaining and was wondering what she could do to handle her ‘difficult and stubborn’ young child. But what makes a child strong-willed?

Infographics: Finals are set, so what can we expect?

Published On: July 9, 2016 12:05 AM NPT By: Republica

Finals are set, so what can we expect?

Home truths

Published On: July 7, 2016 12:30 AM NPT By: Biswas Baral

A broadly acceptable constitutional settlement will be the first meaningful step towards a clear foreign policy orientation

Infographics: Global Oil Reserves

Published On: July 7, 2016 12:05 AM NPT By: Republica

BP experts estimate that the world's proved oil reserves at 1697.6 billion barrel at the end of 2015 would be enough for 50.7 years at current production and fuel consumption levels

When mother earth speaks

Published On: July 6, 2016 12:35 AM NPT By: Mahabir Paudyal

“If you leave the land that nurtured you, that fed you and that enabled you to become what you are today barren, it will curse you,” says my mother

Mining for trouble?

Published On: July 6, 2016 12:25 AM NPT By: Trailokya Raj Aryal

Will we be mining happiness or will these recently discovered mines add to our collective misery?

Why ISIS persists

Published On: July 6, 2016 12:15 AM NPT By: Jeffrey D. Sachs

Assad and his Iraqi counterparts can defeat ISIS if the US, Russia, Saudi Arabia, and Iran provide air cover and logistical support

Infographics: Asia's Millionaires Control The Most Wealth

Published On: July 6, 2016 12:05 AM NPT By: Republica

Global HNWI population and wealth in 2015

Banking on the poor

Published On: July 5, 2016 12:35 AM NPT By: Binod Atreya

The author is an Executive Director at Nepal Rastra Bank and oversees its Micro-Finance Promotion & Supervision Department

Unemployment blues

Published On: July 5, 2016 12:25 AM NPT By: David Kainee

Around 70 percent Nepalis are engaged in agriculture. But since most of it is primitive, youths are not attracted