Women candidates win voters’ confidence despite political parties mistrust
49.2% female voters out of a total of 17.9 million voters. A share of 51.04% female in 29.1 million population. Yet Nepals mainstream political parties …
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Has the Supreme Court finally put an end to the three-decade long Nijgadh saga?
The Supreme Courts five-judge panel - an extended full bench - issued a landmark decision on May 26, 2022, directing the Government of Nepal to …
Election Manifestos: No style, no substance, no basis
An election manifesto is supposed to be a central policy document that political parties release during an election and promise to commit to and pursue …
A glance into the costs for conducting polls in Nepal
As the general elections (Province + Federal)closes in, the_farsight takes a quick glance into the costs of conducting polls in Nepal in the past 15 …
Nepal 2022 elections explained!
Election is around the corner in Nepal once again after the National Assembly election in January 2022 and the recent local government election fever that …
Cannabis in Nepal: In between legal lacuna
Nepal was once a paradise for hippies, travellers and seekers from all corners of the world in the 60s and 70s, in part, due to …
Battle for mayorship: Who should win?
IN SEPTEMBER 2021,A10 YEAR BOY DIED after falling into an open sewer at Kapan, Budhanilkantha. Nobody was held accountable. With the pandemic, businesses had to …
Himalayan Asia: Where water crisis meets geopolitics
Water, like every religion and ideology, has the power to move millions of people. Since the very birth of human civilization, people have moved to …