Opinion

Sanitary Pad or Condom? access_time2021-10-04

It is not a case of either free pads or free condoms. It is a case of both free pads and free condoms. In fact, free condoms and free pads are complementary for the safety and education of girls and women. ‘’Condoms ought to be sold, sa...

If only Civil Diplomacy could expunge global resentment access_time2021-10-02

Nepal witnessed a swift event course of history registering two major changes; dethroning monarchy and launching federalism. Introducing and establishing change in the history of any nation or society is catalyzed by substantial historical as well inte...

Let MCC debate lead us toward light access_time2021-09-16

Yours truly has been consuming quite a lot of stuff on the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Compact for the past few weeks. This is because the MCC Compact has, for better or worse, emerged as one of the most controversial topics of our times, he...

Seed sovereignty at stake! access_time2021-09-14

Seeds are the basic and vital sources of agriculture. From the dawn of agriculture, seeds have been saved and exchanged by farmers and developed in accordance with the local environment. Seeds are living repositories of traditional and cultural knowled...

Pandemic, Online classes and Children access_time2021-09-05

Children learn much more than reading and math when they attend school in person; they also learn critical social and emotional skills they will carry into adulthood. Switching traditional education to online education can affect children differently. ...

One Language for All: Empathy access_time2021-09-02

We require translators to apprehend the spoken and written language of others but we need no translators to realize others' feelings and expectations. What we require is respect, a minute to wait and internalize, and a big heart to appreciate the e...

Hike on petrol price and its impacts access_time2021-08-27

The hike in price subsequently affects the livelihood of people along with an increase in public transportation cost, as transportation cost affects the price of all commodities, including daily consumable groceries and vegetables. To put it in simple ...

70 years of the peaceful liberation of Tibet: Then and Now access_time2021-08-19

Before the liberation of Tibet, it was a dark, backward feudal serf society with the unity of government and religion. Millions of serfs struggled in extreme poverty. Since the peaceful liberation, our party --- Chinese Communist Party (CPC) has united...

Novel aspirants eye Almutairi and Afridi access_time2021-08-15

Abdullah Almutairi, 38, Kuwait, joined Nepali national football team as a coach last April. Under his coaching, Nepal played four international matches, securing a win over Chinese Taipei and losing against Iraq, Kuwait and Australia. But all of a sudd...

Cloud or Brick and Mortar – it’s your time to decide access_time2021-07-25

Digitization is all about customer experience and building meaningful data in the cloud so that you can understand your customer better and ease their life by providing a seamless and superior experience. If you really want to figure out the most po...

Students in Pandemic: One More Perspective access_time2021-07-21

Life had never been more complicated in the modern time like it has been for the last couple of years. Humanity is facing the greatest challenge from a mortal virus COVID-19, a name that indexes the year it started. Among all the hits, one of the harde...

All about black fungus: Types, symptoms, diagnosis and preventive measures access_time2021-07-07

Introduction:  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), mucormycosis (previously known as zygomycois) or black fungus is a rare fungal infection that causes life-threatening infections in humans. Primarily, mucormycosi...

CPC marching in confident strides toward the second centenary goal of building China into a great modern socialist access_time2021-07-02

Comrades and friends, Today, the first of July, is a great and solemn day in the history of both the Communist Party of China (CPC) and the Chinese nation. We gather here to join all Party members and Chinese people of all ethnic groups around the c...

Enhancing capabilities of disaster-prone communities for effective disaster prevention and preparedness access_time2021-06-17

It is essential that we feel urgency for disaster prevention and preparedness to reduce the potential loss of lives, injuries and property while keeping individuals resilient to withstand the plights in disaster-prone communities sitting in hills and l...

It’s high time that we stood strongly against sexual harassment and violence against girls and women access_time2021-06-13

I have been frequently asked why I wear short clothes,  wear so much makeup,  show my body, go out at night, any many more. The tragic fact , however, is that they finally ask me whether I also want to be raped?  Sexual harassmen...

20 years on, Royal Massacre still shrouded in mystery access_time2021-06-03

I remained at the palace as an under secretary for eight years. King Birendra Shah and his family members were shot dead at the Narayanhiti Royal Palace twenty years ago on June 1, 2001.  Along with the then King Birendra Shah,  his wif...

Innovation in education: Inclusion of online paradigm in Nepal access_time2021-05-23

The world is currently under the cold grip of the coronavirus pandemic. While affecting almost every sector of business, commerce, research and development, it is also leaving a major impact on education. The fear of spread of the pandemic has res...

Why is happy hypoxia scary in COVID-19 a silent threat to youngsters? access_time2021-05-23

Due to its unpredictable nature, COVID-19 has not just thrown our lives off-track -it has also instilled fear among people. Initially, when the virus was reported, it was characterized by common symptoms like cold, cough, fever, and loss of taste and s...

COVID-19 crisis in Nepal: Delusion, dilemma or denial? access_time2021-05-14

In Nepal, as per the ministry of Health and Population (MoHP), COVID-19-19 cases have risen to 1200% with an alarming resemblance and the ripple effect of India's COVID-19 crisis as the virus spread over borders. In accordance with CNN reports...

Sabotaged vaccine diplomacy and the way forward access_time2021-05-09

The second wave of coronavirus that started in Nepal around April has devastated the country with significantly high numbers of infections and deaths per day. In the span of 5 weeks between April 1and May 7, 2021, there have been over one lakh known ne...