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Real problem with games

Donald Trump has long claimed that exposure to simulated violence in video games begets violent tendencies in real life. “Video game violence and glorification must be stopped—it is creating monsters!” he tweeted in 2012.

Seth Schiesel, Mar 18 2018

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Hydro-powered dreams

Economic growth and investment on infrastructure are inseparable. Infrastructure contributes to economic growth.


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Of Stephen Hawking

I encountered Stephen Hawking in London’s Dillon Book shop one afternoon of June 1988 by sheer coincidence.

ABHI SUBEDI, Mar 18 2018

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Hard day at the office

A few days ago, one of my friends, who is a woman, told me that her boss was harassing her at the office. Normally, when we hear about workplace harassment, what comes to our minds is sexual harassment.

Giri Bahadur Sunar, Mar 18 2018

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Conscious-free living

Is it possible to be vegan in a world which is now totally dependent on truly useless things made from animals? I asked myself this question when handed a toothpick with an airline meal.


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Nepal’s foreign policy debate

After taking the oath of office for the second time, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli received the Prime Minister of Pakistan Shahid Khaqan Abbasi earlier this month as the first state guest.

SUMAN MANDAL, Mar 18 2018

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