Missing plane yet to be found
The Nepal Airlines plane believed to have crashed in Arghakhanchi district while flying from Pokhara to Jumla has not been found yet. Five teams of Nepal Police, Nepal Army and Armed Police Force from Gulmi and Arghakhanchi have not been able to locate the suspected crash site despite search operations for the past four hours. According to police, a rescue team has left for Murakot after concluding its search operation in Khidim VDC of Arghakhanchi.
Ruling alliance to take consensus efforts alongside CA process
The meeting of Nepali Congress, CPN (UML), CPN (ML), Rastriya Prajatantra Party, Rastriya Janamorcha Nepal, among other parties, decided take the constitution drafting process along with dialogue and effort for a consensus with opposition parties.
Indian intervention caused delay in statute drafting: Bijukchhe
President of Nepal Workers and Peasants Party Narayanman Bijukchhe has said that the delay in drafting the new constitution is due to Indian intervention on it.
Four arrested for dialing 100 to 'tease' police
The District Police Office, Gorkha, arrested four persons for distracting and misleading police by calling toll free 100.
NC, UML for CA process, consensus efforts simultaneously
The ruling parties-Nepali Congress and CPN (UML)- have decided to take ahead the Constituent Assembly (CA) process for constitution writing alongside efforts to forge consensus with opposition parties.
30-party alliance announces fresh protests
The 30-party alliance led by UCPN (Maoist) has announced fresh street protests, accusing the ruling parties of leaving the track of consensus.
Unpacking the Bahun identity
The entire discourse on identity has focused on the dichotomy of the oppressors vs the oppressed, the CHHEM vs the Adivasi-Janajati and so forth and so on: ‘loaded term/phrase’ VS ‘loaded term/phrase’. These grand definitions lump together vast groups of people into pigeon holes, thus forcing social and political polarization.
Nepali nationalism and right to nationality
The ‘security or fear factor’ (as most politician want to call it) should not be the reason for depriving fundamental right of nationality to a person whose allegiance to Nepal could not be challenged otherwise.
Being versus Having
The West (or rather the material world) has, in the imagination of these youngsters, become the key to happiness, a synonym of El Dorado, a piece of heaven. It might appear so from far. But beyond the pleasant comfort, the sense of insecurity in people's lives in these societies is such that it create all kinds of fears.
Challenges of Nepali Cricket
The bitter truth of the current team is that there is a dearth of strong bench players. Form or no form, the team is forced to play with the same set of players with some minor changes.
Corporación Dinant is not driven by corporate greed
Dinant is not in conflict with the genuine peasant associations of Honduras: Our African Palm plantations support thousands of sustainable jobs with company pensions and compensation levels well above the national minimum wage; they have also significantly contributed to improving skills, education and health. We recognize the value and importance of engaging peacefully and transparently with those that hold different viewpoints and believe that we can find some common points of mutual interest.
A letter to our Honorable Prime Minister
Lighting up the capital was not an end but a beginning towards infrastructure development, implementing the power treaties, scaling the economies upwards, and to write the constitution on time.