Commentary | Do we need High Level Political Mechanism at all?

Political parties often form political mechanisms though such mechanisms are not recognized by law and its relevance and effectiveness are always questioned.

Kishor Dahal

Interview | Election Commission should immediately declare the date for the election of president: Ila Sharma, former Election Commissioner

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The Election Commission of Nepal has not announced the date of election of the president even as the tenure of

Full text of Supreme Court verdict on Rabi Lamichhane’s citizenship issue
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Kathmandu: Nepal’s Supreme Court on Friday annulled the sitting Home

Rabi Lamichhane not eligible to remain lawmaker
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Kathmandu: The Supreme Court on Friday concluded that Deputy Prime

74th republic day of India: PM Dahal, KP Oli congratulate Modi and Indian people
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Kathmandu: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and CPN-UML chair KP

Decide and rue: Political predicament of Nepali Congress

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Kathmandu: Nepali Congress, the largest force in parliament, finds itself in a strange self-inflicted predicament:

Despite supporting the government, Nepali Congress gets status of main opposition

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Kathmandu: Nepali Congress has got the status of main opposition of the House of Representatives.

State minister for health and population Dr Toshima Karki promises big reforms. Here are her limitations.

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Kathmandu: Nepal’s Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal expanded his Cabinet on Tuesday, inducting some completely

Dr Shekhar Koirala rues giving vote of confidence to PM Dahal

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Kathmandu: Twelve days after Nepali Congress unanimously voted in favor of Prime Minister Puhpa Kamal

Two Nepali youths kidnapped and killed in India

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Kathmandu: In a tragic incident, two Nepali youths were kidnapped and killed in India near

Indira Rana Magar of Rastriya Swatantra Party elected Deputy Speaker of the House

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Kathmandu: Indira Ranamagar of Rastriya Swatantra Party has been elected as the Deputy Speaker of

Commentary | Do we need High Level Political Mechanism at all?

Kishor Dahal

Kathmandu: Nepali Congress General Secretary Bishwa Prakash Sharma recently made a satirical comment on CPN-UML chair KP Sharma Oli over the latter’s involvement in the High Level Political Mechanism (HLPM).  “We had proposed a high-level

Switzerland supports implementation of the constitution in Nepal

Silvana Hogg

Nepal marked seven years of implementation of its constitution in September 2022. The first publication

Unheard plights of street vendors in Kathmandu

Anjila Shrestha

Picture this. You never got the opportunity to get educated. Your family had to struggle

Australia remains a committed development partner of Nepal

Felicity Volk

I am delighted to join the launch of the ‘Survey of the Nepali People 2022’

Diplomatic code of conduct is often flouted in Nepal. What can be done?

Bhagirath Basnet

The diplomatic code of conduct carries dignities and values beyond formal courtesies. Its evolution across

Interview | If children with disabilities aren’t educated, they won’t be able to fully participate in society: Pauline Nadim Ducos, Regional Director, Humanity & Inclusion

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Pauline Nadim Ducos is the Regional Program Director of Handicap International- Humanity & Inclusion (HI)’s India, Nepal and Sri Lanka (INNESKA) Program. HI is an independent and impartial aid organization working in situations of poverty,

Becoming: A web series that calls for action to empower, engage, listen, and collaborate with LGBTQI+ young people
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Kathmandu: Save the Children and Blue Diamond Society (BDS) launched ‘Becoming’ – A LGBTQI+ themed

At least five women were killed in Nepal by partners or family members over the period of “16 days of activism”
Dhanu Bishwakarma

Kathmandu: Every year, November 25 marks the beginning of the 16 Days of Activism and

China Foundation for Rural Development provides support for pandemic prevention and green recovery under Global Development and South-South Cooperation Fund
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Kathmandu: Stakeholders have highlighted the need for meaningful collaboration and cooperation to realize the sustainable

EU, UNFPA close project on combating Gender Based Violence (GBV)
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Kathmandu: The Delegation of the European Union to Nepal and the United Nations Population Fund

Dr Sanduk Ruit receives Bahrain’s Isa Award for service to humanity
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Kathmandu: Dr Sanduk Ruit, an eminent eye surgeon of Nepal,

Dengue serotype 3 emerges as a major public health challenge as Nepal records more cases
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Kathmandu: Nepal has recorded more cases of dengue virus Serotype

One dies of Covid-19 on Saturday
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Kathmandu: Nepal reported its first Covid-19-related death in 75 days

Nursing staff crunch leaves hospitals high and dry
Rita Lamsal

Kathmandu: When a team of doctors visited the Surgical Intensive

A painful case: Prem Prasad Acharya’s suicide exposes ills of private sector business, corrupt political system and indifferent state

In his heart-wrenching Facebook status posted before self-immolation, Prem Acharya has stated how the deep rooted cronyism, nexus between businesses and politicians and corruption in the system led him to end his life.

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Kathmandu: The incident took place right in front of the Federal Parliament building of Nepal in Kathmandu, at a time when the Prime Minister was passing by with a carcade.

Parallels of contrasts: Education in Finland and Nepal

Mahabir Paudyal

Helsinki/Kathmandu: Where most government ministers are well educated young women, where people are happier than

901 mountaineers granted permits for winter expeditions

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Kathmandu: The government has granted permits to 901 mountaineers of 108 groups for winter expeditions

Tilak Singh Pela: How a singer with deep and soulful voice made a comeback in Nepali music industry

Dhan Bahadur Khadka

Kathmandu: Tilak Singh Pela stands out in terms of his musical journey. Born and raised in Baitadi, the far-western remote district of Nepal, he chose modern songs as his favorite genre. He was clear from the beginning that he would