My Republica

Dhananjay Shah

Toward zero hunger

February 8, 2018 00:34 AM

Tarai is often called Nepal’s food bank but children there suffer from malnutrition and food crisis.

The Hundi menace

November 20, 2017 00:30 AM

The preferred method of sending money via the Korea-Nepal remittance corridor is not formal banking channel. It is an informal remittance transfer system called hundi. Central banks of Nepal and Korea do not recognize hundi as an official remittance transfer. So why is it in vogue?