Conversation with digital darlings
Conversation with digital darlings

Don’t go coy with these faceless digital darlings. Get mollycoddled by striking a lovely conversation...

Power to youth
Power to youth

Grassroots level policy-making and activism can truly transform Nepali youth and Nepal ...

Deschooling education
Deschooling education

Every class has students capable of becoming singers, dancers, poets, athletes and actors but our...

The pain of going around
The pain of going around

Nepal aviation has been subjected to EASA’s blacklisting since December 2013 because many European lives...

What’s the rationale?
What’s the rationale?

On July 31, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli gave the impression that he meant business, seriously. He had the ministers in his cabinet sign performance agreements and instructed that they should deliver as...

Your dogs and you
Your dogs and you

Way before he learnt to walk Rasik Regmi’s family tell him he would crawl towards animals. And in his household...
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Snack time delights
Snack time delights

Snacks, or “khaja” as it’s generally called in Nepal, are important for Nepalis. We converse over “khaja” and it usually...
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Momo lovers’ haven
Momo lovers’ haven

For most of us Nepalis, dumplings are everything. We don’t need an occasion to devour momos from our favorite restaurant....
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Inspired living
Inspired living

Home décor doesn’t have to be an expensive affair. Simple tweaks, changes, and additions can work wonders in keeping things...
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The sky never goes dark while the Amazon burns
The sky never goes dark while the Amazon burns

HUMAITA, Aug 22: There are no lights in sight but the night sky glows a dusky yellow, for the Amazon is burning. ...
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Alabama postpones 50th anniversary tour over singer’s health
Alabama postpones 50th anniversary tour over singer’s health

LOS ANGELES, Aug 22: Country band Alabama says it is postponing the remainder of its 50th anniversary tour as lead singer Randy Owen battles health...
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Ex-Vatican treasurer Pell returns to jail after losing appeal against sex abuse convictions
Ex-Vatican treasurer Pell returns to jail after losing appeal against sex abuse convictions

MELBOURNE, Aug 21: Former Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell will remain in prison for at least another three years after losing an appeal against his conviction...
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Facebook rolls out tool to block off-Facebook data gathering
Facebook rolls out tool to block off-Facebook data gathering

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 21: Soon, you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet — or at least on Facebook. ...
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Two Nepali students die in road accident in Australia
Two Nepali students die in road accident in Australia

KATHMANDU, July 28: Two Nepali students died and three others sustained injuries in a road accident in Australia on Sunday morning. ...
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Limbu to lead NRN nat’l coordinator council, Malta
Limbu to lead NRN nat’l coordinator council, Malta

LONDON, Feb 13: : Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRN)’s 80th National Coordinator Council has been formed under the chairmanship of Tej Bahadur Limbu in Malta. ...
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No NRN citizenships through Nepali missions abroad
No NRN citizenships through Nepali missions abroad

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: Parliament's State Affairs Committee (SAC) has agreed to a provision that Non-Resident Nepalis (NRN) must come to Nepal to apply for NRN citizenship . ...
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Why I will return
Why I will return

Living in London, I have realized how Nepali migrants have been relegated to second class citizens. They don’t question, they don’t demand, they don’t ask ...
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Pro and cons of social health security program
Pro and cons of social health security program

Government health insurance is a universal health insurance policy. It is regarded as a social...

We still have a lot more with us
We still have a lot more with us

Prior to the April 25 Earthquake of 7.8 magnitudes in Nepal, I had already received...

Notre Dame Fire: As It Happened
Notre Dame Fire: As It Happened

A year ago, I had met a friend of mine from France. My meeting with...

Why we need science?
Why we need science?

​Nepal government has allocated only 0.38 percent of the total budget for science and technology....

The importance of think tanks in public policy in Nepal
The importance of think tanks in public policy in Nepal

Think tanks in Nepal are either inactive or ineffective due to the lack of sufficient...

‘Well-connected’ liaison officers behind Everest scams
‘Well-connected’ liaison officers behind Everest scams

Our months-long investigation reveals chilling collusion among liaison officers (LOs), expedition companies and bureaucrats at the Ministry to award summit certificates to fake climbers. Moreover, politicians and those in powerful positions vouch for individuals to be an LO, but majority of those selected as LOs never stay in the Everest Base Camp (EBC) during the climbing season.