Discourse on Newa civilization: Were the Malla kings Newars or Thakuris?

The ongoing debate on Facebook and beyond about classifying the Malla kings as Newar or Thakuri has sparked significant interest.

Democracy is not easy: Let it evolve and thrive

Democracy is not easy.  History clearly shows that successful democracies take time. Democracy in England can be traced back to

How evidence-based policymaking can help Nepal control air pollution

Air pollution is a silent, yet pervasive threat to human health, and its impact is felt acutely in regions like

In Nepal, why has implementing the diplomatic code of conduct become a tough job?

Kathmandu: Narayan Kaji Shrestha wears many hats. He is the leader from the ruling Maoist Center and he currently serves

Impact of economic tourism policies on local communities

Economic tourism policies, designed to attract visitors and boost local economies, are a double-edged sword. On one side, they can

Monica Lohani


Interview | Stroke prevention in Nepal: An urgent call for awareness and policy action.

Dr Amit Kandel had two options to choose from—medicine or engineering. He mentions that he

I want to spread happiness and optimism: Aaina Gajurel

Aaina Gajurel is the first runner up of Mrs Nepal 2023 organized by Ribbon Entertainment.

Youths for change

Kathmandu: Who is the future? Youth. Who will lead the future? They will. Youth these

Mrs Nepal World: “I see beauty in a woman who is emancipated and unapologetically herself”

Prithiviya Thapa recently bagged the title of Mrs Nepal World in an event organized by

A 16-year-old girl gets raped in menstrual shed in Nepal’s far-west

Kathmandu: A 16-year-old girl was reportedly raped in the menstrual hut in Panchadeval Binayak Municipality-2 

Nepal go back to traditional contraceptive practice

Kathmandu: Aaradhya*, who is in a managerial position in a corporate organization in Kathmandu, ‘accidentally’

Nepal’s future leaders are being groomed in a goonish way

Kathmandu: In October 2020, Prem Chalaune, an assistant professor of sociology at Tribhuvan University, was