Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Dr Manandhar is a freelance management consultant.

  • There is a saying in Nepali which a non-Nepali may find difficult to comprehend. This goes by baandar ko haat maa nariwal or a literal translation will read like this: “A coconut in the hands o…

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  • The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) - a five year long project, involving US$500 million grant assistance for constructing transmission lines and road maintenance works in Nepal was signed in …

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  • On 8 September, exactly a day ahead of her visit to Kathmandu, Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) VP Fatema Sumar dispatched her responses to the clarification letter issued by the Finance Minist…

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  • Lately, listening to KP Sharma Oli seems to be burning with ire and is on fire, spewing venom against his opponents. The target of his ire primarily is Madhav Kumar Nepal, his arch rival within his p…

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  • At a time when whole world is watching, speculating, and preparing for possible fallouts from Afghanistan, Deuba government has one more problem to tackle. This has nothing to do with Afghanistan…

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  • First, a disclaimer: Besides what is being reported in the media, this scribe has no previous knowledge and information about Kulman Ghising, nor any relation or interaction with him. Ghising is …

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  • Out of a total of 149 Members of Parliament (MPs) present at the time of parliamentary floor testing on Sunday, Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba got 165 votes, i.e., in excess of threshold required …

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  • After 11 days of gruelling court deliberations, consuming a total of 33 hours by 77 legal-eagles, including review of submitted bahas notes and responses from the defendants, the five-member Constitu…

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  • In my earlier writing, I opined that dispute between Miss Rupa Sunar and Mrs Sarswoti Pradhan could have been resolved amicably had not the police resorted to its antiquated practice of not registeri…

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  • If there is anything most difficult to predict in Nepal then it is with politics. Only monsoon rain will defy its unpredictability. Saving massive landslides and floods in Melamchi, Helambu and some …

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  • Cornonavirus (Covid-19) is a disease in paradox or a paradoxical disease. Have we ever heard about “false negative”? This happens with Covid-19. Not only an infected person fails to know …

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  • Going by the social media posts, the reporting of the dispute between a high caste newar landlord Ms Saraswoti Pradhan, 56, and a so-called low caste young lady from dalit community, a prospective oc…

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  • With the Supreme Court issuing an interim order against the Cabinet expansion by the KP Sharma Oli Government, social media and online news portals are rife with views, opinions, and speculations ove…

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