Published on: 2017 Feb 25
Although the King and the Nepal Army have been the only institutions that have faithfully honoured the peace accord of 2006, it became a fashionable precondition for the political parties, their lackey intellectuals and the so-called “international c
By Dipak Gyawali | Feb. 24, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
Just last week in a press conference, Trump made a claim that he won the most electoral college votes since Ronald Reagan. Only that he did not. When a reporter pointed out that this was not true, the President went on to insist that he had meant the
By Abijit Sharma | Feb. 24, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
The introduction of the narrow-gauge Nepal Government Railway or NGR, built by Martin Company of Calcutta in 1925 during PM Chandra Shumsher's time, was the start of a railway system in our country. King Tribhuvan, PM Chandra and their entourage tra
By Hemang Dixit | Feb. 24, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
The LAPAs were talked much in some events. The LAPA was conceptualised in May 2009 during the inception workshop of the National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA) project and the Ministry of Population and Environment (MoPE), the UNFCCC focal poi
By Batu Uprety | Feb. 24, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
Although I was here for just a few weeks, I was full of new experiences and perceptions. In the Czech Republic, which is my home country, we live a more boring life, at least at the first sight. Chaotic traffic, honking cars, poor people, very dusty
By Jan Klika | Feb. 24, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
A country with a weak economic system can hardly have effective institutions that can sustain the system. This generates corruption and as a consequence it weakens the entire nation and its economic performance. It will take several generations to ge
By Deepak Raj Joshi | Feb. 25, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
At a time when Nepal is in a crucial phase of implementing the new constitution, the state institutions are crumbling, while destabilizing one another. Despite these forces of destabilization, Nepal Army, which is the foundation of modern Nepal, has
By Keshab Poudel | Feb. 25, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
Nepalese, at the moment, are uncertain about whether there will be elections as provisioned in the constitution or not. There are doubts about when and whether the elections of three levels will take place. KRISHNA MAN PRADHAN, Executive Director of
By A Correspondent | Feb. 25, 2017, 5:45 p.m.