Money collected from ECAN fair to be spent on building school infrastructure
Money to be collected from ECAN Educational Fair, 2073 will be spent on building physical infrastructure for a community school in Kaski, said the fair organiser.
The fair being organized by the Educational Consultancy Association of Nepal (ECAN) aims at counselling parents and students interested in abroad study for higher education.
Preparations for the fair has been over, said Milan Tiwari, chairman of Kaski chapter of ECAN. The fair that will run for three days will have a total of 45 stalls.
Educational consultancies, various national educational institutions and official representatives of various colleges and universities in foreign countries like Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States of America, Denmark, Japan, Germany, Norway, India, Sweden and Finland will participate, said the fair coordinator Ramesh Kumar Thapa. RSS
- Visually impaired girl falls to death in Myagdi
Prioritize human resources capable of contributing to nation's development: President
President Bidhya Devi Bhandari has said the universities and higher education institutions should give priority to courses that prepare the educational human resources who can contribute in a concrete way to the country's development and to fulfilling the needs of the country. Addressing the 14th convocation ceremony of the Pokhara University at the university's central office in Lekhnath today, she said, "Educated youths compelled to go abroad to take up risky work and on short term employment due to the lack of employment opportunities within the country is bitter and sad but true picture at present."
16 injured in Saptari micro bus accident
As many as 16 passengers were injured when a Kakadvitta micro bus overturned at Jandol in Saptari district along the East-West Highway on Monday. The injured passengers were Birendra Shah and his spouse Madhudevi Shah of Sonapur-2 in Sunsari district, Momammad Najib of Sunsari, Phadinra Roka of Kerabari-2 in Morang district and Ramesh Kumar Shah of Rangeli Municiapality-5 in Morang district, among others, according to the Area Police Office, Rupani.
- One-way traffic in BP Highway to resume from Tuesday morning
Indian security personnel's intervention obstructs construction of culvert
The construction of culvert on the under-construction road stretching to Basai in Kanchanpur Punarbash Municipality-8 in Kanchanpur district has been hindered for two days due to the obstruction of Indian security personnel. Some 12 Indian security personnel carrying arms arrived at the construction site two days ago and ordered to stop the construction of culvert, claiming it to be being built in Indian side, according to the Municipality Executive Officer Sher Bahadur Budha.
Calling for a Public Debate on CSOs
The solution suggested by many, i.e. delegitimizing and killing off NGOs through regulatory mechanisms, harks back to the days of the Partyless Panchayat System, when the right to organize and associate freely was overridden by the state’s preoccupation with control, coordination, and uniformity.
Nepal facing disaster in the recovery from earthquakes
The disaster in earthquake recovery is as visible in the politics of power around the national disaster recovery institutions and aid-funded programs, as in local places where the earthquake victims continue to struggle for rebuilding houses and regain a normal life, for nearly two years now.
Dr Hemant R Ojha
Ideologies on T-shirts
In my opinion, Buddha was a great revolutionary, as was Einstein. Anything that challenges the present way of thinking about life is a revolution. In student politics, when it comes to revolution, the only blood I want to imagine being used is that flows into your brain and comes out energized with new ideas with every heartbeat.
Rules are made with keeping greater public safety in mind and mandatory helmet rule is an example. But it is equally true that majority of riders do not care to strap helmets as necessary.
Menstrual taboo outdated
I have seen my sisters and friends isolated and treated in discriminatory manner during their first menstruation cycle. They were not allowed to look at the sun, to touch water source, flower, fruits, any male family member, nor even hear their voice. The activist may claim the situation has changed and I do agree but still during every month my loved ones turns into untouchables beings.
Physicians are humans too!
To err is human. People make mistakes. Clinicians are no exception. But as soon as a patient or a person enters a doctor’s room, he or she forgets that the doctor too is a human being and expects too much from him or her.