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Puran P Bista

The author is a senior journalist

Learn, unlearn, relearn

Published On: December 20, 2018 01:00 AM NPT By: Puran P Bista

Parents and teachers together should shoulder the responsibility for grooming and mentoring of children

Stateless Gorkhas

Published On: September 13, 2017 01:00 AM NPT By: Puran P Bista

Instead of advocating for Madhesi rights in Nepal, Modi should first grant rights to his own citizens.

Speak up for Gorkhaland

Published On: August 20, 2017 12:37 AM NPT By: Puran P Bista

The Gorkhaland Movement (or Indian-Nepalis seeking political identity) isn’t a recent phenomenon. It dates back to 1816 when two-thirds of Nepal’s territory was ceded to the British East India Company through Sugaili Treaty. The British granted Indian Nepalis no political rights, although unfettered “military conscription” rights were very well exercised by the British.