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Nepal’s other attraction: the night sky

Photo : JEFF DAI/NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC In 2016, National Geographic listed Sagarmatha National Park as one of the world’s five best…

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Hong Kong’s Jana Andolan

A Nepali photojournalist formerly with the Maoists is now documenting the protests on-going in Hong Kong, and says the demonstrations seem…

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Nepali entrepreneur turns trash into cash

Photo : KHAALISISI Real entrepreneurship is about innovation, executing ideas, consistency, not giving up easily and not worrying too much…

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Golden deities

This week Siddhartha Art Gallery brings to us the rare opportunity to view the works of two celebrated Tibetan thangka…

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In a surveillance state

Illustration : BHANU BHATTARAI While citizens in Western democracies try to get their governments to combat the misuse of their…

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Who will save Nepal’s poor new mothers?

25-year-old Batu Chadara, from Dandabasa village, Pandusen was nine months pregnant and was going to return rooster she had borrowed….