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Headline
Hope is strongest when things seem most hopeless
KUNDA DIXIT

Nation

Desertions and army action weakens the movement in the east
DAMBAR K SHRESTHA in DHARAN

RAMESWOR BOHARA in SURKHET

Exclusive Interview-Charles Shobraj

Peter Bouckaert-Senior Emergencies Researcher at Human Rights Watch in Chechnya, Kosovo, Afghanistan, Sierra Leone, Indonesia, Rwanda and Burundi.

Nepali Society

Review
When words fail us it is the images that reflect the ache in our souls

Nature
The people of Khumbu see the effects of global warming all around them
NARESH NEWAR in KHUMBU

The Rinpoche of Tengboche Monastery (left) is the most revered monk in Khumbu. The Rinpoche spoke to Nepali Times about global warming and its impact on the people.

Leisure
A musical tribute to Micky by his mother
PREM SUBBA

 
EDITORIAL

COLUMNS
State Of The State
by CK LAL
Last of the mandarins

Economic Sense
by ARTHA BEED
Network busy

Here And There
by DANIEL LAK
America’s gain was the world’s gain

Tee Break
by DEEPAK ACHARYA
Talking golf

Under My Hat
by KUNDA DIXIT
Dogs celebrate World Animal Day

Herojig
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LETTERS

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