Key lessons from Guthis’ resistance to the State’s neo-liberal development

The Pasa Pucha Guthi of the UK released an exhibition of ‘Digital Museum of Nepal in Minecraft’ recently.

KATHMANDU, March 23: Ministry of Land Management, Cooperatives, and Poverty Alleviation has formed a committee to give suggestions to the ministry regarding the management of Guthis (trusts) across Kathmandu Valley.

KATHMANDU, Oct 29: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence Ishwor Pokharel has said that the government will respect the people's faith in the Guthi system. He further urged one and all not to have any misconceptions whether the government will respond positively to the people's sentiments in the Guthi tradition.

KATHMANDU, July 21: National Identity Preservation Joint Struggle Committee (NIPJSC) has demanded the details of Guthi land from the Guthi Corporation.

KATHMANDU, June 19: Bowing to mounting pressure from various quarters, including lawmakers from both the ruling and main opposition parties, the government has decided to withdraw the controversial Guthi Bill that was tabled in the National Assembly for deliberations.

Guthi Bill: A cultural inflict

June 16, 2019 09:05 am

Our country Nepal is rich in political propaganda which is absurd and aimed just to gain the attention of the general public.

Review the controversial bills

June 11, 2019 02:00 am

Protests have been going on against many of the bills registered in the parliament.

KATHMANDU, June 2: A bill tabled in the National Assembly (NA) by the government to manage land belonging to Guthis (religious/social trusts) has drawn flak for paving the way for legalizing the encroachment of Guthi lands.

Covestro India Pvt Ltd started a joint initiative in collaboration with DWSS to support the Government of Nepal to construct the toilet with the latest technology and improve the access of sanitation facility in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: On the occasion of Global Hand Washing Day, GUTHI organized Handwashing Program for the children living in the Bansighat slum area at the Bansighat Community Center.

JUMLA, Dec 3: The Guthi [trust] committee responsible for managing the Chandannath temple of Jumla has been suspended by the District Administration Office Friday after 28 precious idols stolen from the temple earlier this week.