Nepal: NGO utopia and reality as a catalyst of development
Policy liberalization on the part of the government for what is called ‘NGO empowerment’ and capacity-building on the part of the NGOs can together bridge the distance between the NGO-utopia and the NGO-reality as ‘a catalyst of development.’
Nepal's neighbors India-China have become fastest growing economies
Our nearest and closest neighbors, India and China have successfully become one of the largest and fastest growing economies of the world. Nepal can learn a lot from this glaring example. It cannot miss out benefiting from such opportunities. At the people level patience is running out.
Five decades of foreign aid in Nepal made millions to go in abject poverty
The country continues to languish in abject poverty, stark under-development, unacceptably high population growth rates, ill-developed infrastructures, poor health and educational systems, acute social and economic stratification, and discriminatory access to limited social services.
Indian Prime Minister’s Visit and Nepal-China relations in 1990s
During Bhattarai’ s visit to New Delhi, after the Male SAARC summit, Nepal and India agreed to jointly study the hydro-power potential of Nepal and to develop it in a phased manner. In addition, the two countries agreed to form a Joint River Commission to determine the potential of the Koshi River.
An Introduction to World Heritages situated in Nepal
UNESCO (United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization) has been working for the preservation, conservation and development of different heritages of Nepal. Ten heritages of Nepal with such significance have been enlisted in the World Heritage List
Self help groups' advantage terms of good governance In Nepal
Thus, mobilization of such cash savings has not only established itself as an important source of local resource mobilisation for development in the communities but also an effective equalizing instrument in favor of the poor and the disadvantaged in the community.
Nepalese Prime Minister’s Visit to India in 1990
Nepali PM KP Bhattarai, while speaking at a function in Kathmandu on April 25, 1990, denied that he had surrendered the rivers of Nepal to India. He said that nobody, not even His Majesty could surrender to anyone the rivers that had been flowing in Nepal for hundreds of thousands of years.
Features of National Census of Nepal 2068
The tradition of conducting census in Nepal has completed hundred years. Within this period, the population of 5.6 million as shown by the first census has been increased by five times and reached around 26.5 million.
Nepal RTC meet cancelled
Conversely, if the proponents of the federal order fail to make the people understand the benefits of the unit governance then that may encourage those who oppose this order and even claim to the extent that such a federal order may eventually cause the vertical split of the nation.
Poor Nepal PM suddenly becomes rich
This much could be thought of and taken in a good taste because we all know that PM Koirala in his forlorn day's decades and decades ago (during the days when he served as PA to Dr. Tulsi Giri) wished to become an actor.
Being in Nepal politics means!
And the smartest ones associates himself with politics to elevate the ranks of their hard core relatives, for example, brothers, sisters, wives and if not even their own girl friends (old or new doesn't make any difference) , as is the present case with Nepali politics.
Quit Nepal PM Post Mr. Koirala voluntarily
Whether the NC itself was and is an autocratic party should be decided by its own party members and by those who have closely been watching the NC functioning over the last six decades or so.
Dr. Rizal ko beizzat bhayo aslil Hindi gana ley
Chanting of dirty slogans and ugly songs inside the Nepal’s money spinner CA body has become a common phenomenon.
Nepal ZoP recharged, thanks Isabelle Duquesne
The long forgotten issue has very freshly been brought to the world attention once again. Thanks Isabelle Duquesne, the writer of the book “Nepal: Zone of Peace”. The book has a touch of Hindu religion because the very cover has Om printed. Omkar embodies the universe.
Magadh Emperor Chandra Gupta's Nepali linkage
Hari Narayan Apte, an eminent Indian scholar in his book entitled “Chanakya and Chandra Gupta”, clearly mentions in his carefully written book that Chandra Gupta was the son of a KIRATI girl, Mura Devi. He also mentions that Mura Devi hailed from the mountains wherein Kirats lived then and continue to live still.
Biratnagar Nepal school days recalled: Dear Prahlad, I miss you
Prahlad, I must admit, was not only brilliant but a hard working student. Perhaps he was the class topper each year in the annual examinations. He used to tell me “Narendra! You must double your study hours...”.
Nepal views: Russia and the Multipolar World
Multi polarity of the world will certainly bring a justified balance between the countries, creating a healthy and conducive atmosphere. Moscow’s stance on multi-polar world is certainly the only solution to make the world a better place to live in.
Nepal and Russia relations, new thinking needed
Nepal possesses precious natural resources, flora & fauna. We export them unprocessed. There are so many items in Nepal which needed scientific research in order to ascertain their potentialities. But where is the manpower, laboratories investment?
Nepal and Russia Relations and Global Scenario
The existing potential of Russian-Nepalese cooperation is not used in full measure at the level of small-scale and medium scale business and in hydropower production. There are some indications that the interest of the Nepalese businessman in working on the Russian market is growing.
Nepal: Cacophony on Election date
Now, the blame game is going on in a full circle. UCPN (Maoists) likes to accuse the government for dillydallying on election date. CPN-UML leader, Mr. Madhav Kumar Nepal accuses UCPN (Maoists) for the delays. Nepal Majdoor Kisan Party leader, Mr. Narayan Man Bijuchhe blames on seen and unseen foreign forces.
Indo-Pak normalized ties must for Peace in South Asia
Indeed it occupies a paramount position in Indo-Pak relations and over the years it has abundantly become clearer that without its resolution, the peace of South Asia would continue to remain an elusive commodity.
South Asia: Rehabilitation and Reconstruction in Post-Conflict Sri Lanka
It is in this regards that the International Community, especially the Governments in South Asia, has an obligation towards working with the Sri Lankan Government while sharing the lessons learnt on not only rehabilitation and reconciliation but also on counter insurgency strategy and practices.
Nepal perspective: Military intervention is not the solution
US should critically evaluate over the differences of its decades long foreign policies that are creating an anti-American sentiment worldwide.
Nepal Views: Polish success in market economy and attracting foreign investment
Poland still faces many challenges. The transition from Communism to EU integration and the unemployment hit the people very hard. Thanks to the EU and flexible labor laws, many people flocked to the Western Europe and the UK looking for work and better life.