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.
'Saint' leader Bhattarai remembered
Minister for Urban Development, Dr Narayan Khadka, has said that all should follow the political character of former Prime Minister and former President of the Nepali Congress, the late Krishna Prasad Bhattarai, as true tribute to him.
Baidya criticizes Bhattarai's views in Delhi
CPN-Maoist led by Mohan Baidya has strongly criticized the views expressed by Maoist leader Baburam Bhattarai during his visit to Indian capital New Delhi.
All international flights at TIA cancelled till 5 pm
The Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) has cancelled all the international flights until 5:00 pm today after an aircraft of the Turkish Airlines met with an accident in course of landing.
New constitution on political consensus: Badu
Spokesperson of the Nepali Congress, Dilendra Badu, has said that they were committed to promulgating the new constitution taking the UCPN (Maoist) together.
Man killed in boar attack in Bardia
Lahuwa Tharu, 41, of Loharpur of Patabhar VDC-9 in the district died after the beast attacked him while he was cutting grass in the field nearby the jungle on Tuesday. Tharu was critically injured in the boar attack.
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Culture and its impact on parenting and elderly care
Since both authoritative and authoritarian parenting have different impacts on easterners and westerners and there are trends of urbanization and mixing of cultures, a need has been felt to adopt the hybrid approach considering the pros and cons of different styles of parenting and their long term implications.
-Dr. Sanjaya Gajurel
Reviving Local Democracy
A well-functioning democracy requires institutional innovations at the local, state and federal level. However, the current debate privileges one particular level of politics which we call sanghiyata (federalism), overlooking other layers that bring power much closer to people, i.e. local democracy.
Dr Hemant R Ojha
Could we not show a little of our conduct this season by reforming the self established loolaing culture to its complete deletion?
What's the best punishment?
I was wondering what would be the best punishment for the perpetrators if they are caught. What would make the girls feel they have been justified?
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.