Monthly Archives: December 2015

2015: A Harrowing Year for Nepali media

(Narayan Prasad Ghimire) Kathmandu, Dec 31: Amid unrelenting political agitations especially in the southern plains of the country and devastating earthquake, Nepali media faced tough time in 2015. Both the State side and the protesting groups remained in the front

COMMENTARY: A hundred days of a nascent constitution

(By Deepraj Sanyal) Kathmandu, Dec 30: The Constitution of Nepal on Monday completed 100 tumultuous days of its promulgation. Over this period since the constitution was issued by the first President of the Republic of Nepal, the country got a

Journalists’ safety at receiving end of political agitation

(Sushil Darnal) Kathmandu, Dec 28: The agitation continued by some political parties in different Tarai/Madhes districts has left journalists’ safety at the receiving end. The agitation kept on since a month before the promulgation of the constitution (September 20) has

‘Implement Saptagandaki Hydro Project to prepare base for prosperity’

(Krishna Sapkota) Kathmandu, Dec 27: Various speakers have voiced the need for the implementation of Saptagandaki Hydropower Project – that has been stalled since long – to prepare the base for economic prosperity in the region. They said this at

Make watch dog a biting dog to curb corruption

RSS Commentary (By Narayan Prasad Ghimire) Kathmandu, 27 Dec. If we are asked about a news story that took us by surprise recently, we can not avoid the chilling fact that Inspector General of Armed Police Force, Koshraj Onta, produced

Labour Desk to set up at TIA

Kathmandu, Dec 27: Migrant workers leaving for foreign countries for employment will get rid of hassles while acquiring approval for labour permit, thanks to a desk to be set up at the Tribhuvan International Airport, which will keep record of