A few good practical examples and anecdotes of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake showed us the relationships between the affected people of the city and open spaces when the 7.9 Richter scale earthquake strokes and subsequently fire in the tome.
By Dr. Suman Kr. Karna and Bimal Khatiwada Jul 31, 2021
Afghanistan also known as the “graveyards of Empires” where empires and nations have failed to mollify which the British learned from the 1839-1842 war in Afghanistan. The US decision to withdraw from the longest war is the newest in the sequence.
By Binoj Basnyat Jul 31, 2021
The fact Nepal has made great strides in disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) in the past few years makes us wonder why so many people are still being affected by monsoon disasters, and, more importantly, why those affected in previous years are still struggling to recover. Though we look outside, trying to find complicated measures to fix the problem, the solution may be here with us, in simple things.
By Dr. Dhruba Gautam and Pratistha Pyakurel Jul 28, 2021
It is undeniable that other political parties have also contributed to the existing fluid political situation but people cannot just help pointing a finger of accusation towards the ruling party and its leadership for failing to manage the country and the party even when the government continued to enjoy near two-thirds majority in the House for about 3 years. It is disheartening that numerous writ petitions were filed in the SC, challenging Oli’s controversial style of managing state affairs.
By Dr. Tilak Rawal Jul 16, 2021
Come 100 years later and China stands in a completely different position. It is an emerging superpower and has been overtaking the United States in almost every possible indicator – be it economic or others.
By Abijit Sharma Jul 14, 2021
As a liberal arts university, the proposed University of Nepal’s education and academic efforts will be geared towards exploring the truth, in-depth study of the interdependent relationship between the individual, society and nature, creation of new knowledge and practice of multidisciplinary genres to meet the present and future challenges of the country and the world and seizing opportunities in this regard.
By Dr. Bipin Adhikari Jul 06, 2021
Wicked problems, on the other hand, come nexused with allied quandaries of concern within multiple disciplines and divergent socio-political interests. They require the generation, or at least recognition, of "uncomfortable knowledge" to arrive at "clumsy solutions" of partial agreements and compromises.
By Dipak Gyawali Jun 30, 2021