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Itch

Before we talk about what is itching me, it is necessary to furnish the following clarification. The above tweet was shared by an unofficial page of Visit Nepal 2020 and Nepal Tourism... Read more »
Twitter screenshots from Rahul Chapagain and Manjushree Thapa

Women’s day in Nepal. Equality? Or Hypocrisy?

Women, rights activists, volunteers, media representatives are screaming – ‘equality for women’ which was said to be guaranteed by the constitution. But men don’t want to listen, and today, are holidaying –... Read more »

A nation in mourning

The nation lost some of the best yesterday – one of the most hard working minister Rabindra Adhikari, who despite various allegations relentlessly worked towards shaping the future of Nepal’s tourism and... Read more »
Left: US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for South and Southeast Asia, Joe Felter; Right: Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Hou Yanqi

US and China play ‘tug of war’ with Nepal

On Sunday, the U.S. Embassy announced the arrival of Dr. Joe Felter, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for South and Southeast Asia in Nepal. Little did we know things were going to... Read more »

Who is driving a wedge between Dahal and Oli? Venezuela, the United States, or their own differing interests?

You remember when Chairman of Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ called the United States an ‘imperialist force’? Yes, in a ‘Press Statement’ which bore the name of his party; and... Read more »
Rashida Tlaib (Twitter)

Rashida Tlaib refers to Trump as a ‘motherfucker’

Editorial: A video of newly elected Democrat congresswoman calling for Trump’s impeachment and referring to the sitting President as a ‘motherfucker’ is going viral – and has sparked some serious debate about... Read more »

151 days since justice has been delayed

Sunday, the 23rd of December marked 150 days since the death after rape of a 13 year old girl in Kanchanpur District, Nepal. The 150 days have been a witness to a... Read more »
Left: Yesterday's headline, Right: Today's cover

Oli’s ‘unmissable’ face today

Editorial: I, like all am a habit of creature – I get on social media as soon as I open my eyes in the morning. As I scrolled, one face was unmissable... Read more »
Hindu activists demolishing the Babri mosque (Image: Douglas E. Curran/AFP)

Ayodhya: Ram, Allah and the Politicians

As the 2019 Indian elections loom, the case of Ram Mandir (Temple) is back on the agendas of the politicians – again. Today, some 100,000 Hindus are gathered at Ayodhya, and are... Read more »
Left: Asia Bibi; Right: Protesters stage protest against Supreme Court decision.

Will Bibi be ‘truly free?’

In the wake of Pakistan’s Supreme Court’s decision to acquit Asia Bibi, the nation witnessed huge protests (until Friday after the government agreed to invoke a travel ban on Bibi) led by... Read more »