Cooperation for trade

Published On: September 20, 2020 03:13 PM NPT By: Purushottam Ojha

Economic and trade integration at the global and regional level has faced a strong headwind in recent years as the multilateral trade body—the World Trade Organization—is struggling to remain relevant in global trade architecture. Trade negotiations are stymied and appellate body, also the umpire of global trade rules, has been abandoned. Trump administration is continuously blocking the appointment of the judges in the appellate body and the new agendas of WTO reform are being pushed for providing the developed countries more space for maneuvering international trade rules for protection of their product and services.

Will your daughter look upto to the Constitution of Nepal 2015?

Published On: September 19, 2020 08:46 AM NPT By: Karma Tamang

What would be the dream of parents for a daughter born today on constitution day in the middle of a pandemic? Most likely a good health, proper education and of course a perfect husband. If the family is well enough financially, COVID-19 and schooling would probably be a lesser problem. What about the effect of the constitution in the course of her life?

The story of full, half and empty glass

Published On: September 19, 2020 08:45 AM NPT By: Hisila Yami

It is time for true nationalists to form a united front to not only implement the constitution but also to augment it with the unfinished agenda of federalism.

The constitution has been vindicated

Published On: September 19, 2020 08:00 AM NPT By: Mahabir Paudyal

It would be a mistake to attribute the mess the ruling party has created, or the misconducts demonstrated by political parties across the spectrum, as the consequence of the constitution.

The judiciary is receptive to reforms

Published On: September 19, 2020 07:55 AM NPT By: Cholendra Shumsher JBR

The constitution is also a lifestyle of the public

The buck stops with Putin

Published On: September 18, 2020 07:00 PM NPT By: Nina L Khrushcheva

Putin created a system that places him at its center. In Russia, that is where all responsibility is to be found.

What will South Asia look like after the pandemic?

Published On: September 18, 2020 05:47 PM NPT By: Valerie Mercer-Blackman and Jagadish Prasad Bista

Some of the knock-on effects on the economy are yet to be felt, and in most countries in South Asia we are not yet out of the first wave of the pandemic.

Why we need national volunteering policy

Published On: September 17, 2020 01:51 PM NPT By: Simone Galimberti

Recently Youth Advocacy Nepal organized a virtual workshop on the rationale of drafting a volunteerism policy in Nepal. For those who follow me, this is a subject I am deeply passionate about and I truly believe that drafting and implementing such policy could be a big game-changer for Nepal.

Together for global peace and wellbeing

Published On: September 17, 2020 12:50 PM NPT By: Rajendra Senchurey

The global havoc caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has once again made the world leaders come together in containing this menacing virus. The proponents of ultra-nationalism have extended their hands for both helping and getting help even from their inimical states. The virus has impacted the world to the extent of igniting a debate on rechristening the era after this pandemic as After Corona (AC). This is a great call, after World War-II that formed the United Nations, to work together in addressing global challenges collectively.