Decline of US soft power

February 13, 2018 00:30 AM

One of the greatest sources of America’s soft power is the openness of its democratic processes

The malfunctioning state

February 12, 2018 01:30 AM

Monarchs boasted of divine mandate. Elected oligarchs talk about electoral mandate, once elected people’s representatives lose no time in assuming persona of petty potentates

Are we prepared?

February 12, 2018 01:00 AM

If matured federal republic like Canada still faces inter-provincial trade war, how can we be confident we won’t experience the same?

Social media in China

February 12, 2018 00:30 AM

For Xi, the ease with which the Kremlin has manipulated Facebook and Twitter demonstrates the need for a tighter grip on China’s own social media platforms

Brazil is back

February 11, 2018 12:19 PM

Brazil has already traveled a long way under our government. We have achieved a great deal

Enabling semester system

February 11, 2018 00:09 AM

Unlike in annual system of education where teachers predominantly depended on lecture method of teaching and barely engage with students outside the classroom, teachers today are seen in continuous academic engagements from the beginning to the end of academic session. This change started in Tribhuvan University after introduction of semester system in 2014.

Affliction of booze

February 10, 2018 00:45 AM

Not only teachers even principal was drunk and school canteen was freely selling ‘alcohol’.

Transforming schools

February 10, 2018 00:38 AM

Private schools should bring policies to address culture and language issues under federal set up.

Toward zero hunger

February 8, 2018 00:34 AM

Tarai is often called Nepal’s food bank but children there suffer from malnutrition and food crisis.

What ails our projects?

February 8, 2018 00:31 AM

There is a clear priority mismatch between donors and government in program planning and implementation.