Published on: Jul 20, 2023
Former Foreign Secretary Madhu Raman Acharya addressed in-depth about Nepal's skills and strategy for defending and preserving its national interest in the current changing international order. Acharya, as the keynoter for the second edition of the Professor Yadu Nath Khanal Lecture Series, outlined prospects and challenges for Nepal
By Keshab Poudel | Jul 01, 2023
BINAYAK SHAH, the President of the Hotel Association Nepal (HAN), is a well-known personality in the tourism industry with extensive experience. Having previously worked at the Nepal German Chamber of Commerce and the Nepal-Europe Chamber of Commerce, Shah brings a wealth of knowledge to his current role. He has also spearheaded the construction of Nepali pavilions at various international expos, further showcasing his expertise in the field. Currently, the hotel business sector in Nepal is gradually recovering from the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak. Shah provided a New Spotlight with commentary on a range of current problems. Excerpts:
By NEW SPOTLIGHT ONLINE | Jul 05, 2023
The Chameliya Hydropower Project, a 30 MW power plant, has brought about a remarkable transformation in the Sudurpachim Province since its inception just five years ago. With financial support from the Republic of Korea, this project has revolutionized the way of life in the region. It is essential to acknowledge the key individuals responsible for its success, including Janardan Sharma Prabhakar, the visionary Energy Minister, Anup Kumar Upadhyaya, the dedicated Secretary, and Managing Director Kul Man Ghising. Thanks to their efforts, the project, which had remained stagnant for several years, finally commenced operations in February 2018. Today, the Chameliya Hydropower Project acts as a catalyst for progress in the Sudur Paschim Province, significantly improving the overall quality of life. The people and political leaders are deeply grateful to the Republic of Korea for their substantial investment, which has brought about this transformative change.
By Keshab Poudel | Jul 10, 2023
Nepal relies on hydropower for its energy needs, and the country has invested heavily in this sector. However, climate change is impacting water resources and energy security, which could have a significant impact on Nepal's economy.
By Arup Rajouria | Jul 12, 2023
The current situation in Nepal is a manifestation of unhealthy politics. Nepal has undergone tremendous political changes in a condensed time frame. Therefore, it is natural for inquiries to be directed pointedly at the military.
By General Gaurav SJB Rana (Retd) | Jul 12, 2023
Adolescent and youth undergo biological and hormonal changes (physical and emotional), family dynamics (home environment and conflict), peer pressure (influences and relationship), academic stress (college applications, course work and exams), and identity formation (values, beliefs and personal identity).
By Dr. Prabin Manandhar | Jul 16, 2023