Kathmandu’s decay: From glorious past to ominous future

From potential to become an exemplary megalopolis, imbibing knowledge from its past, to becoming a hideous and hazardous valley, here’s Kathmandu’s story. What was Kathmandu …

Environment Sabin Jung Pande

Kathmandu - A crumbling valley!

Kathmandu Valley has lost its fertile land to sprawls while hills and forests are felled without rethinking. The air has become toxic, rivers are polluted …

Environment Sabin Jung Pande

The 16th Republic Day

Sixteen years ago, the arbitrary post of King was replaced with the constitutional post of the President as the Head of State by the first …

Politics Vivek Baranwal

Highlights of annual policy and programme for the fiscal year 2023/24

A summary of provisions in the annual policy and programme for the fiscal year 2023/24

Economy Rima Sah

Ignorance isn’t always bliss.

Don’t stay foolish.

Keep informed.

Read our critical analysis.

Maruni — an ethnic dance tale

Know about Nepal's one of the popular folk dances

Art & Culture Rebika Kunwar

Emerging businesses midst legal lacuna

Globally, business models and technologies are changing rapidly leading to a plethora of new commercial opportunities, new jobs and economic efficiency but Nepal’s lawmaking has …

Business Pallavi Maheshwari

Solo trek ban: Implication on post-pandemic tourism industry

The newly introduced guideline prohibits trekking without a licensed guide in view of improving trekkers’ safety, discouraging unauthorised trekking operations, and creating jobs. While some …

Business Sakshi Agrawal

Let's Talk Numbers

Nominal Wage in Nepal (2005-2020) (In NRs)



Almost 4 out of 5 in Nepal's working population don’t have secondary education

Nepal Labor Force Survey - III (NLFS - III, 2018)

Agribusiness in Nepal survey: Survivors and victims of COVID-19 pandemic

The survey, carried out among farmers in Arghakhanchi and Ramechhap districts, suggests larger farms with higher start-up capital are more likely to survive longer

Blog Shyam Basnet

Bhutanese refugee crisis to the fake refugee scandal: In timeline

The timeline tracking the incidents from the beginning of Bhutanese refugee crisis to the rise of fake refugee scandal

Politics Rima Sah

Nepal’s long row of impunity in corruption scandals

In the last six years, the country has seen a series of corruption scandals involving high-ranking politicians, who have found escapes to settle probes and …

Politics the_farsight

How well is Nepal doing in financial inclusion?

A glimpse into Nepal's changing financial inclusion landscape prepared by the IFC and UNCDF

Finance the_farsight