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Prakash Acharya

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Communicating about corona

Published On: April 13, 2020 09:09 AM NPT By: Prakash Acharya

Communication in crisis is vital. Imagine how inordinate it would have been the intensity of coronavirus catastrophe up until now had there not been modern communication tools to prevent the spread of the virus. Effective communication is the most powerful weapon to fight the virus. Coping with the fright of deadly virus will largely depend upon how constructive messaging we can give to prevent its contagion. Proper flow of information at the right time can save the lives of people whereas its absence or misinformation can have shattering consequences.

Media for development

Published On: June 12, 2019 12:30 AM NPT By: Prakash Acharya

News, features, commentaries, analyses, pictures, cartoon, interviews and round table discussions should be focused on development needs of Nepal

Mockery of socialism

Published On: April 29, 2019 01:00 AM NPT By: Prakash Acharya

Prime Minister committed to zero tolerance against corruption when he took office in 2017. Now this commitment is mocking at his face for his administration has failed to control corruption

Reversing migration

Published On: July 21, 2018 12:23 AM NPT By: Prakash Acharya

Kathmandu is now overcrowded by migrants from across the country and the trend is in rapid rise. However, there was a time when people from the capital used to migrate to outside, many to remote areas of the country for various reasons.

Story of rural woes

Published On: June 30, 2018 01:00 AM NPT By: Prakash Acharya

Rural people look less motivated in agriculture in many hilly areas. Lack of irrigation and easy access to loan has made the matter worse