“Yo Man Ta Mero Nepali Ho”

Republic of Korea Ambassador Taeyoung Park talks about five decades of bilateral cooperation, tourism, trade and labour

The salt of the earth

While it is unclear when and how salt was first introduced to Nepal’s culture and cuisine, what is clear is that Tibetan...

Nepal stalls in Prosperity Index

Nepal has only slightly progressed in the annual overall prosperity rankings this year, but rose 15 steps over the last decade with substantial...

Some silver linings

It has become a cliché to say that every crisis comes with opportunities. But that does not mean it is not true. It is...

BRI and trans-Himalayan connectivity

When Chinese social media posted photographs last month of engineers surveying the extension of the Tibet Railway, one of the images showed...

‘Once upon a time there was an America…’

In the last few months we have witnessed the continued unraveling of the United States. Many might attribute the dismantling of what...

Unlocking the economy post-lockdown

The COVID-19 pandemic has caught the world off guard, with enormous repercussions for Nepal’s economy because of its reliance on overseas migration...

Lighting up her darkness

Sita Tamang dropped out of school in Rolpa, but that did not stop her from making a success of her life

Can Nepal be the powerhouse of Asia?

Yes, by creating an environment for investment in renewable energy to meet domestic and regional demand

Anil Chitrakar

Bon voyage

Tibetan animist belief preserves message of conservation in Dolpo