Ujwal Thapa's light shines on

Kathmandu, June 1 -- It was in his passing on Tuesday after a two-week battle against Covid-19, that Ujwal Thapa got the kind of public recognition that would have proven to him that his vision for th... Read More

Nepal PM Oli back on saddle

Kathmandu, May 13 -- Even by Prime Minister K P Oli's standards, this was risky brinkmanship: three days after he lost a confidence vote in Parliament he remains in office after dividing the other par... Read More

Nepal's first hydropower from a glacial lake

Kathmandu, May 9 -- From the edge of the terminal moraine of the Langtang Lirung Glacier, there is a 360 degree view of icy peaks, and below is the monastery town of Kyanjin blanketed in overnight sno... Read More

Nepal is a hotbed of virus and politics

Kathmandu, May 6 -- The most glaring failure of the past year has been the state's abdication of responsibility towards public welfare and safety during the country's unprecedented health emergency. ... Read More