Letter to the Editor: Recalibrate how?
The capability of Nepal's foreign policy is being put to a severe test, making us nostalgic of the days when King Mahendra, with little access to China then, had managed to keep the Indian interventionists at bay.
Justice delayed is justice denied
The world should take the patience of the refugees as a sign of love for their country of origin and their wait for justice.
Step in the right direction
Nepal's natural beauty, culture and history should be opened up to the world in a coordinated manner, including learning from global practices in the field.
Do the people in the entertainment industry really think that Madhesis can't act in front of the screen?
There should be more investigative reporting, exposing corrupt practises done by politicians.
Elephants don't give rides willingly--these highly intelligent, socially complex animals are first subjected to violent training programmes
Hong Kong and Kashmir are non-issues for Nepal
It would serve Nepal better to understand other far more intelligible indicators of global power status for our neighbours and what that means for us.
The KP Oli administration is eager to diversify air routes, especially to Asia and Europe. This can happen, provided CAAN will be divided into two entities.
Some of the large retail pharmacy stores in South Africa do have a system where shoppers can buy packets of pads and then donate them to a drive that provides them to girls in poverty-stricken areas.
Now that Nepal has bettered bilateral relations with China in recent years, India too has become more responsive in its dealing with us.
Zombie industries must die
No wonder these zombie industries must die. But I seriously doubt that the present government has the guts to act.
Why immigrate illegally?
People cannot despair over traffickers cheating them, because they themselves were attempting to cheat the asylum system in another country.
The Indo-Pacific Strategy is not a military alliance
Unlike China’s Belt and Road Initiative, which required countries like Nepal to ‘sign up’ in order to benefit, there is nothing for Nepal to join.
Time has now finally come for the Nepali government to conserve guthis, instead of capturing them to just replace them once and for all
Being a Nepali Sikh and getting in touch with something related to our religion and history is always fascinating and moving
Why Nepal's change in investment policy is counterproductive
The Dutch are certainly not the biggest investors in Nepal. But we have always been very patient and we try to understand how things work in this country, mainly because we appreciate the talented Nepalis we work with.
The author lumps the Church of Scientology in with offshoots of Christianity. The Scientology religion is not an offshoot of any other faith. It is its own faith tradition and is, in fact, the only major world religion to emerge from the 20th century.
LMV teacher responds to sexual abuse allegations by former students
I have a serious concern on the recent news about Lalitpur Madhyamik Vidhyalaya (‘Two more teachers at Lalitpur Madhyamik Vidhyalaya accused of sexual abuse by former student’, Page 1,February 5, 2019) in your esteemed newspaper, The Kathmandu Post
This comes regarding your article (‘Two more teachers at Lalitpur madhyamik vidhyalaya accused of sexual abuse by former student’, Page 1, February 5, 2019) First and foremost, I would like to thank the Post for covering stories with such importance
The graphic description of molestation of the little girls for decades by a math teacher in a public school in the heart of the federal capital made for a cringy reading (‘Two more teachers at Lalitpur madhyamik vidhyalaya accused of sexual abuse by former student’, Page 1, February 5, 2019).