History repeats, as a farce

March 13, 2018 01:30 AM

As Nepali politics gears up for yet another farcical fall and rise, the door has been left wide for a group to step up and become torchbearer of progressive politics

Whither public safety?

March 13, 2018 01:00 AM

LP gas filling plants, plastic and chemical factories and petrol pumps are found anywhere posing a great risk to public safety

New cybersecurity norms

March 13, 2018 00:30 AM

Development of cybersecurity norms will be a long process. Progress in some areas need not wait for progress in others

An authoritarian template

March 12, 2018 01:30 AM

With a two-third majority, Chief Ministers on their knees in every state and constitutional protection, Singh Durbar is ready for Oli soliloquy. Go grab a garland, here cometh another strongman

Whose contempt?

March 12, 2018 01:00 AM

Initiation of the contempt proceeding seems to have further discredited the Chief Justice and tarnished his public image

People vs Democracy?

March 12, 2018 00:30 AM

There is plenty of evidence that citizens are not as well informed as democratic theory would like them to be

Fighting corruption

March 11, 2018 01:01 AM

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has vowed to adopt policy of zero tolerance against corruption. Let’s hope he will keep the promise

Connecting Nepal

March 11, 2018 00:57 AM

This is the right moment to have a paradigm shift in our infrastructure policy and get benefits from both connectivity and federalism.

Letter to Lal Babu Pandit

March 11, 2018 00:52 AM

More bird species are being harmed and greater damage is being caused to the environment but nobody sees, nobody hears.

Will China out-innovate West?

March 11, 2018 00:47 AM

From the early nineteenth century to the early twentieth century, Western countries attributed their economic growth to the discoveries of “scientists and navigators.” A country needed only the “zeal” to develop “obvious” commercial applications, and build the facilities to meet demand for new products.