Its time we acknowledged the unsung heroes of Nepal
Development and environmental preservation are not antithetical goals
Lack of laws and guidelines mean that many criminal cases are grossly mishandled
At least 17 people have been killed and at least a dozen have been injured or reported missing
Energy trade through India’s northeast to its neighbouring countries – Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Myanmar – could be an important route to connectivity in the region, and a boost for renewable energy
The proposed airport in Nijgadh, which would be Nepal’s second international airport, gets a lot of flak from environmentalists. The Record explains what is at stake.
Forests capture and store atmospheric carbon dioxide in the plant biomass as well as in soils. Cutting down the Nijgadh forest will significantly increase the carbon emission into the atmosphere.
The ultimate revenge of the hill bureaucrats
But it remains to be seen if it will be implemented properly
Non-Resident Nepali Association wasted NPR 350 million on houses no one wants to live in
Even in a supposedly secular era, the Nepali state continues to uphold upper-caste Hindu values
14 year old Pramila Tharu’s death remains shrouded in mystery
An Interview with Former Army chief Gaurav Rana about Nepal’s Challenges in Diplomacy