Some Common Hurdles to Power Projects

Published On: February 16, 2023 08:20 AM NPT By: Suraj Regmi and Samjhana Chusyabag

Due to a prolonged spell of drought, the graph of imported energy from India is rising day by day. There is dire need for completing the power projects in order to reduce the import and increase export, on time. But, the power projects are facing several challenges.

American Interests in Nepal

Published On: February 15, 2023 08:30 AM NPT By: Rajaram Bartaula

Nepal, as a land-linked nation between the two emerging global powers China and India, draws the attention of the superpowers as well, including the United States. Nepal stands to benefit from this situation immensely if it can conduct its diplomacy properly and wisely.

Why are the Nepali Gurkhas so Glorious

Published On: February 14, 2023 08:00 AM NPT By: Hari Prasad Shrestha

Neither Britain nor India can imagine the absence of Gurkha soldiers in their armies. As a result of their braveness and combatant superiority, both countries have high respect and trust in the Gurkha army.

DAVOS 2023: Key Takeaways and Possible Outlooks for Nepal

Published On: February 13, 2023 08:41 AM NPT By: Deanna Sherpa

Public expectations are high when global leaders gather to discuss world issues. Each year, global leaders from the government, business, and civil societies gather at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting held at Davos, Switzerland. As many as 2,700 leaders from 130 countries including 52 heads of state/government engaged in constructive dialogues to address crucial issues affecting every country’s economy. What do these discussions mean for Nepal and what collaborative solutions are possible within South Asia?

Educating Beyond the Bots

Published On: February 12, 2023 09:00 AM NPT By: Shyam Sharma

The current discourse about artificial intelligence not only reflects a narrow view of education. It also represents romanticization of, or alarmism about, new technologies, while insulting students as dishonest by default.

Effective Disaster Preparedness: Need of the Nation

Published On: February 11, 2023 09:30 AM NPT By: Dr Shrijan Bahadur Malla

Recently, Turkey and Syria have been hit hard by a couple of powerful earthquakes. At the time of writing this piece, over 15,000 people had died and 6000 houses had been destroyed in these two neighboring countries according to the preliminary reports. Due to freezing weather conditions and snowfall, the rescue and relief works are getting very much difficult. Besides, providing effective assistance in the rebel-held North-West part of Syria is another big challenge to the authorities. Thus, it is yet to see how the local communities, government, and international communities deal with this horrible situation.

The Media and Fight Against Corruption in Nepal

Published On: February 10, 2023 09:30 AM NPT By: Rajendra Prasad Koirala

According to a report released by Transparency International Nepal on January 28, 2020, corruption has risen rapidly since the implementation of federalism in Nepal.

Dysfunctional Street Lights in Kathmandu

Published On: February 9, 2023 09:30 AM NPT By: Sabin Chand

There are many cases of accidents highly influenced by poor visibility resulting in a collision of vehicles with other vehicles, stray animals, early morning joggers, pedestrians crossing the road, and homeless people napping on the side of the road.

Revitalizing Nepali Congress

Published On: February 8, 2023 09:00 AM NPT By: Dr. Ganesh Mandal

There should be a provision for organizing programs to train the party activists and make them efficient regarding the party's principle, ideology, philosophy, policy, and program.

Transition to a Green Economy in Developing Countries

Published On: February 7, 2023 09:00 AM NPT By: Basu Gautam

As we all know, the earth's life is being threatened by ongoing climate change, and certain changes are occurring. Climate change is a danger to both human life and the survival of all animal species on the planet. In recent decades, the phenomenon has been observed all over the world, resulting in a rise in global temperature, and its influence is now being felt internationally.