Even amidst fears about Covid-19, Holi celebrations to go through unabated

The festival of Holi is less than a week away and with rising fears over the global coronavirus outbreak, the celebration could’ve been a dud, but it doesn’t look likely. The Ministry of Health and Population has already advised that large crowds and public gatherings be avoided as a precautionary measure against the spread of […]

All-male panels are on their way out, but women’s representation remains tokenistic

 Post Kathmandu The Nepal Investment Summit, held in March last year, had 92 speakers talking about a range of economic and business issues. The summit, organised by the Investment Board, was aimed at bringing in foreign investments to Nepal. But from the very beginning, there was a palpable sense that something was missing. Out of the […]

Minister Baskota allegedly caught on tape negotiating Rs700 million commission

Kathmandu Gokul Baskota, the minister for communication and information technology, has allegedly been caught on audio negotiating for a Rs700 million “commission” with the agent for a Swiss company, according to a leaked audio recording obtained by the news portal, hamrokura.com. On the recording, which was published along with a transcript on Thursday, Baskota can be heard […]

Be Not Bothered by the insult of “Sick Man”, Feel the Warmth of the International Humanitarianism

China is under attack of the Novel Corona virus Pneumonia(NCP). As the Chinese government and people are battling this epidemic, governments and people around the world have expressed their sympathies and support to China. Many countries have extended help by providing China with a large number of materials for epidemic prevention. However, some individuals in […]