Although I have seen the green public buses, called Sajha, with wide spaces and big windows for passengers, only a few fortunate commuters will get the opportunity to ride it. The rest of the Kathmanduites, including tourists, have to either cram in small micro-buses or use other private vehicles, which normally load as many passengers as they can. With two wheelers and private cars, Kathmandu is a city full of vehicles and noises
By Katerina Pithova Sept. 24, 2017, 2:04 p.m.
Nepal and China agree to ramp up plans for a cross-border railway
By Keshab Poudel Sept. 24, 2017, 1:02 p.m.
This very act became a potent emotional gesture which was copied in many parts of the world, especially in South Korea. As women were the main activists, this non-violent expression of protest became a beacon call which has drawn the attention of many all over the world.
By Hemang Dixit Sept. 24, 2017, 12:56 p.m.
Corruption and political partisanship undermines the judiciary’s credibility
By Yubaraj Ghimire Sept. 18, 2017, 8:46 p.m.
Public anger against corruption is making itself seen and heard.
By Yubaraj Ghimire Sept. 12, 2017, 8:13 a.m.
For those of you in parts of the world which have not heard this promise, it’s a promise given to the people of the book(Jews, Christians, and Muslims)and passed on through Abraham,the great patriarch, that we will survive for threescore years and ten.
By Greta Rana Sept. 10, 2017, 4:25 p.m.
A picture is worth a thousand words, especially when it is authentic and genuine. Citizens like to see their elected representative with sleeves rolled up to the elbows and boots full of mud collecting debris and helping victims.
By Deepak Raj Joshi Sept. 10, 2017, 4:10 p.m.
Our biggest success in dealing with India is the revision of the Kosi Treaty in 1966. The 1966 Revised Kosi Treaty has granted our country absolute right to use entire Sun-Kosi and Kosi river waters for coming 199 years without prejudice to existing (Hanumannagar Kosi barrage project) as well as future uses in India.
By Dr. A.B. Thapa Sept. 10, 2017, 4:03 p.m.
As Nepal’s heritage landmarks of Lichchhavi and Malla periods are undergoing a revival, the palaces built in the Shah and Rana times are in the process of demolition. The latest victim from the demolition drive is Bagh Durbar
By Keshab Poudel Sept. 10, 2017, 2:30 p.m.
At a time when district administrations, civil society organizations and law enforcement agencies are focusing on reconstruction, human trafficking and migration is rampant in Sindhupalchwok following the quake. Historically known for its high rate of migration and human trafficking, the earthquake has further accelerated the incidents results in the lack of manpower in reconstruction
By Kiran Bhattarai Sept. 10, 2017, 1:27 p.m.