Think beyond short-term for migrant workers

Published On: February 22, 2021 08:00 AM NPT By: Bipana Thapa

Instead of providing short term aids to returnee migrants, should not Nepal create opportunities for them here in the country so that they do not have to rely on low paying jobs in foreign lands?

Manifestation of misogyny

Published On: February 22, 2021 07:00 AM NPT By: Grishma Bista

If the government really wants to ‘protect’ women it needs to make the country safe from violence, prejudices, practices and laws that harm and humiliate women.

America is (sort of) back

Published On: February 21, 2021 08:47 AM NPT By: Shlomo Ben-Ami

The days of US hegemony are over, and America’s dysfunctional political system is incapable of countering China’s development strategy even by upgrading its own obsolete infrastructure.

Cooperative for development

Published On: February 21, 2021 07:00 AM NPT By: Narayan Dahal

If proper environment is created for cooperatives to work in remote areas, it would be easier to bring rural areas in mainstream of development.

Why Tansen deserves a place in the World Heritage Sites

Published On: February 20, 2021 10:25 AM NPT By: Vidhu Prakash Kayastha

Tansen is a testament to the living heritage and architecture of the Newa civilization outside the Kathmandu Valley.

Contesting Nepal’s majoritarian interests

Published On: February 20, 2021 10:00 AM NPT By: Pranab Kharel

The majoritarian mindset holds that any change to the existing political and cultural structure is a threat to the unity of the country.

To revive the two-state solution, Europe must recognize Palestine

Published On: February 19, 2021 08:00 AM NPT By: Daoud Kuttab

If Europe truly wants to drive progress toward peace, it must show courage and conviction. That means recognizing the state of Palestine along pre-1967 borders, thereby helping to balance the scales in negotiations and clarifying the framework for peace.

When knowledge is not free

Published On: February 19, 2021 07:00 AM NPT By: Niranjan Khatri

One of the lasting legacies of the post 1990 politics is great confusion between knowledge and opinion.

How proposed immigration policy on women is deeply flawed

Published On: February 18, 2021 09:00 AM NPT By: Tara Kanel

Limiting women’s education, employment and movement hinders their economic empowerment and freedom thereby perpetuating their dependency on men.

Is parliament dissolution constitutional?

Published On: February 18, 2021 07:00 AM NPT By: Neha Sharma

Prime Minister Oli has not been able to prove how exactly the House of the Representatives did not cooperate with him in carrying out his duties.