Nepal | August 18, 2019

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  • MIDWAY: Monkey mind

    In the famous Buddhist painting titled the Wheel of Life, a monkey is shown swinging on the branch of a tree. This agile tree-dweller in...

  • Educational reform Taming the bull

    Ananda P Srestha: The teaching-learning situation at Tribhuvan University, or the Centre of Excellence, to put it mildly, is far from excellent. The teacher-student ratio,...

  • Educational reform Taming the bull

    Ananda P Srestha: The teaching-learning situation at Tribhuvan University, or the Centre of Excellence, to put it mildly, is far from excellent. The teacher-student ratio,...

  • “Romeo and Juliet” director Franco Zeffirelli dies at 96

    Italian director Franco Zeffirelli, who delighted audiences around the world with his romantic vision and extravagant productions, most famously captured in his cinematic “Romeo and Juliet” and th...

  • Is Facebook really changing? Or just trimming its data haul?

    Lost amid a flurry of Facebook announcements about privacy settings and data access is a much more fundamental question: Is Facebook really changing its relationship with users, or just tinkering arou...

  • Political instability thwarts Nepal’s development goals

    At a time when Nepal is gearing up to make a ‘quantum leap’ by generating 10,000 megawatts of electricity in the next decade, China boasts of taming the mighty Yangtze River with the Three Gorges ...

  • Raise your kids with love and care

    Love is the only way to make a child better. However, at times when only love does not work, raising our voices and scolding is also needed...

  • Jolie blasted for ‘cruel’ elephant ride

    Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has been criticised by an animal welfare charity after her children had a “cruel” elephant ride in South East Asia...

  • Nepal-India relations From people’s perspective

    It is almost customary in Nepal to warn its Prime Minister visiting India not to sign any treaty especially regarding water resources and extradition etc....

  • Must have been love

    Kathmandu: Remember the first girl you liked? I mean really, really liked? What was it about her? Her dusky, chiselled face? Her flowing jet-black hair...

  • TOPICS : New Chinese anti-graft body lacks teeth

    Corruption in China may be as old and enduring as the country’s legendary bureaucratic system but Chinese leaders are determined to use modern approaches in...

  • Sacred secret

    Balazs Szasz and Sally Bierman Kathmandu: Before we get to sip our tea with Keith Dowman, legend sweeps us away. We soar over the almighty...

  • MIDWAY : Nepalis and modernity

    Upendra Rai I am sick of reading about what modernity means to the Nepali middle class. The middle class Nepali is fundamentally non-democratic. The use...