Ayushma Regmi

Ayushma works at the intersection of gender, education, ecology and the arts.

How acid attacks are fueled by a corrosive culture of male...

Acid attacks constitute one of the most brutal manifestations of deep seated patriarchy

At close quarters

A Nepali doctor speaks about tending to Covid patients in a New York hospital

Physical distancing a luxury many cannot afford

Many migrant families in Kathmandu share cramped flats with each other, making physical distancing and self-quarantining impossible

A Dalit village during the lockdown

The residents of Dalit bastis in Siraha are more worried than the economic implications of the measures taken to contain the coronavirus than about the virus

Frontline heroes

People on the frontline continue to work despite fears and palpable risks

On foot

Hundreds continue to flock out everyday from the joblessness, hunger and desperation that has come to plague their lives during the lockdown.

Lockdown Blues

As a mental health crisis unravels on many fronts, how do we cope?

Corona quandaries

We cannot protect ourselves if we don't protect others. And the time to act is now.

Bunu Dhungana is fed up with patriarchal culture

Her photographs confront the culture of silence that surrounds women