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Nepal’s Environment Impact non-Assessments

The Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Impact report of the proposed Sagu Khola Hydroelectric Project in Dolakha district states that a…

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Pandemic impact on aviation may kill Nijgad

Illustration: DIWAKAR CHETTRI Nepal’s proposed new international airport has been mired in controversy ever since it was first proposed three decades ago,…

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Michael Moore Presents: Planet of the Humans

Free to watch on YouTube, and released on Earth Day on Wednesday, Michael Moore presents: Planet of the Humans, a…

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50 Years of Earth Day: Will We Have 100?

Kimberlee Hurley – April 21, 2020 Today is the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. Started in 1970 in the wake…

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Climate, COVID-19 and China

As the COVID-19 pandemic grips the world, some have seen a silver lining in a reported decrease in carbon emissions and pollution…

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Non-Compliance To Environment Management Plan

At its first phase, 170 million liters will be diverted from Melamchi River, an equal volume of water from Yangri…

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Coronavirus shutdown gives Nepal’s nature a respite

Chitlang, Makwanpur. Photo: KUNDA DIXIT While humans all over the planet are being challenged by the COVID-19 pandemic, it has…

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Reincarnation of old phones in Nepal

All Photos: SHRISTI KARKI Many Nepalis are worried about growing consumerism and throw-away culture, but most shrug and move on…

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Environment conservation project restores ancient ponds in Ramechhap

The project plans to restore 50 ponds in various wards of Manthali Municipality and Ramechhap Municipality within two years. Read…

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Declaring an emergency

Photo : GOPEN RAI/NT ARCHIVE The Sagarmatha National Sambaad held this week was a dress rehearsal for a bigger international…

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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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Draft Environment Protection Rule (2019) Proven And Practical Tool

There are several IEE and EIA reports prepared in Nepali language in the past. It can be encouraged to prepare…