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

China’s Yunnan Academy of Agricultural Sciences and ICIMOD partner to advance mountain agriculture

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Kathmandu: China’s Yunnan Academy of Agricultural Sciences (YAAS), based in Kunming, signed a long-term partnership with Kathmandu-headquartered ICIMOD

In the biggest electoral year in history, 113 countries have never had a woman Head of State, new UN Women data shows

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New York: Globally, women’s underrepresentation in decision-making remains as a stark reality, according to UN

Are the most vulnerable being left behind or, indeed, are they being pushed behind?

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Our world is more intertwined than ever before. Yet when we read the headlines, what

Shobhini Mukerji and Danièle Castle elected to the board of the Swiss NGO Helvetas

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The members of Helvetas, the Swiss organization for development cooperation and humanitarian aid, elected two

IIN signs MoU with SOMTU to launch Postgraduate Diploma Course in Sustainable Business Management

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Kathmandu: Invest for Impact Nepal (IIN) and the School of Management, Tribhuvan University (SOMTU) signed

Let us together fight triple planetary crisis of climate change, pollution, and biodiversity loss: President Ram Chandra Paudel

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Kathmandu: Nepal’s President Ram Chandra Paudel on Wednesday called on the global community to reduce

French Embassy, DCIS organize a two-day International Seminar on Fighting Poaching and Wildlife Trafficking

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Kathmandu: The French Embassy in Kathmandu and the French Directorate of International Security Cooperation (DCIS)

Towards a Period Friendly World: Breaking Menstrual Taboos in Nepal

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Every year on May 28th, Menstrual Hygiene Day serves as a poignant reminder of the