Oped

Birth of the left alliance

Analysing the recent history of Nepali politics in the frame of Freytag’s Pyramid

THANESWOR CHALISE , Jan 19 2018

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A remittance corridor

It is high time the government became serious about adverse impacts of hundi on the national economy

Dhananjay Shah, Jan 19 2018

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On thin ice

A latest study shows expanding icy ponds on debris-covered Himalayan glaciers could be key for future water issues

Navin Singh Khadka, Jan 19 2018

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Sounding the alarm

Extreme hydrological events are on the rise, showing that the effects of climate change can be immediate and severe

SANTOSH NEPAL, ARUN B SHRESTHAJan 18 2018

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Breaking the barrier

#MeToo movement has revealed the underbelly of western patriarchy—let’s wish it both good luck and balance

Pramod Mishra, Jan 18 2018

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Calling for press freedom

Nepal’s press freedom seems to be improving compared to previous years for three reasons: First, not a single journalist (including citizen journalists or media assistants) was killed or displaced from their workplace due to their journalistic performance in 2017.

BHANU BHAKTA ACHARYA, Jan 17 2018

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Trickle-down democracy

The deeper nuances of electoral numbers in the recent elections bear further analysis, particularly in regards to the number of voters, turnout, invalid votes, and votes garnered by political parties.

Sanjay Sharma, Jan 17 2018

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A bane or a boon

Genetic engineering has aided mankind to a huge degree, but it must always be kept in check with regular monitoring

DHARMENDRA KALAUNI, Jan 16 2018

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Unleashing aviation

We need to depart from crony capitalism and put the passenger at the centre of all aviation efforts

Sujeev Shakya, Jan 16 2018

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No time for politics

The sweeping election victory of the left alliance consisting of the CPN-UML and the CPN (Maoist Centre) has ended a decade-long transition period marked by musical chairs-like government changes,

NIRANJAN MANI DIXIT, Jan 16 2018

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Elite decadence

The Nepali media, both print and digital, has been reporting stories of corruption involving the high and mighty in government, and yet those whose names are mentioned never bother to show any reaction and treat the whole thing as something that is not of concern to them.

Prakash Chandra Lohani, Jan 16 2018

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Adressing challenges

The strong performance of the left alliance in the local, provincial and federal elections has reignited discussion about economic prosperity.

Chandan Sapkota, Jan 15 2018

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Going with the wind

Many students are pursuing higher studies without future plans in mind

Umesh Raj Regmi, Jan 14 2018

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