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Nation

Two recent share offers by hotels in Kathmandu showed how desperate Nepalis are to invest. But however enticing, not all public issues of shares are as straightforward as they are made out to be. We advise buyers to beware.
A NEPALI TEAM INVETIGATION

The reorganisation of states in India has one important lesson for Nepal. It is the demand for development that creates fissiparous tendencies rather than regional or linguistic chauvinism.
SAMUEL THOMAS

HEMALATA RAI

How some domesticated cud-chewing artiodactyl mammals of Chilean origin travelled to Godavari.
SALIL SUBEDI

Nepali Society

Sports

Business
With Dasain and Tihar over and less than seven weeks to go for Christmas, Kathmandu's trinket bazaars are gearing up again for the next holiday season.
HEMLATA RAI

Culture
DESMOND DOIG

Domestic Brief




Review
A benign king is preferable to the overhasty adoption of an already corrupted version of democracy, says the author of a new book on Himalayan kingdoms.
KUNDA DIXIT

Travel
There were a number of Japanese and Korean expeditions in Nepal this season, but it was the Europeans who stole the show.
RAMYATA LIMBU

For those who can't trek up the highest mountains in the world, the accomplishment of a mountain flight is mountaineering itself.

 
EDITORIAL

COLUMNS
Economic Sense
by ARTHA BEED
The craft of graft

Here And There
by DANIEL LAK
Time for sale

Under My Hat
by KUNDA DIXIT
Leave it to God

LETTERS
Visa

FROM THE NEPALI PRESS

BIZ NEWS


 
SPECIAL

Travel Nepal

Madesh Special



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