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common-sense-is-uncommon-in-fighting-covid-19
Posted in 1/2 Full Anil Chitrakar coronavirus Covid-19 lockdown Nepal Nepal lockdown Nepali times Opinion

Common sense is uncommon in fighting COVID-19

Photo: BIKRAM RAI The whole world is now using vocabulary that we assume everyone, everywhere, will understand in the same…

pragati-rai:-her-own-writer
Posted in female Lightroom Conversation literature muna gurung Nepal Nepali nepali poetry Nepali times poet poetry pragati rai writer

Pragati Rai: Her Own Writer

As a child, Pragati Rai was called fattyauri, someone who would not stop talking. “I did not like that when…

what-is-novel-about-the-novel-coronavirus?
Posted in affordable health care coronavirus coronavirus news Covid-19 Covid-19 outbreak covid19 epidemic Health health care Nepal Nepali times News Opinion outbreak pandemic vaccine

What is novel about the novel coronavirus?

In 2013, while writing a weekly health column in this paper, I explored the potential for MERS (Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome) to…

global-thinking-and-local-action-on-coronavirus
Posted in 1/2 Full Anil Chitrakar coronavirus Covid-19 globalisation impact of coronavirus Nepal Nepali times Opinion SAARC

Global thinking and local action on coronavirus

Photo: BIKRAM RAI Globalisation is credited with raising over two billion people in the world out of poverty. The money…

nepal’s-economy,-already-weak,-takes-direct-hit
Posted in airports Asian Development Bank Bhairawa International Airport coronavirus coronavirus pandemic Covid-19 covid19 Development economic loss Economy epidemic Everest Here & Now how is coronavirus affecting Nepal's economy Hydropower impact on economy infrastructure Latest Media Mountaineering Nepal Nepal economy Nepal Tourism Board Nepali times News on-arrival visa pandemic Pokhara Airport Pokhara International Airport tourism trekking viral infection Virus

Nepal’s economy, already weak, takes direct hit

Photo: BIKRAM RAI With business coming to a grinding halt globally due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Nepal’s migration and tourism-based…

nepal’s-economy,-already-weak,-takes-direct-hit
Posted in airports Asian Development Bank Bhairawa International Airport coronavirus coronavirus pandemic Covid-19 covid19 Development economic loss Economy epidemic Everest Here & Now how is coronavirus affecting Nepal's economy Hydropower impact on economy infrastructure Media Mountaineering Nepal Nepal economy Nepal Tourism Board Nepali times News on-arrival visa pandemic Pokhara Airport Pokhara International Airport tourism trekking viral infection Virus

Nepal’s economy, already weak, takes direct hit

Photo: BIKRAM RAI With business coming to a grinding halt globally due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Nepal’s migration and tourism-based…

when-garlands-are-offered-to-male-colleagues,-and-not-to-the-woman-ambassador
Posted in 1000th issue EU Latest Nepal Nepali times Veronica Cody women empowerment

When garlands are offered to male colleagues, and not to the woman ambassador

Photo: EU IN NEPAL T he European Union Ambassador to Nepal Veronia Cody spoke to Nepali Times on International Women’s…

20-reviews-in-20-years
Posted in 1000 issue book review books desmond doig fiction history Isabella Tree jhamak kumari ghimire Kathmandu kumari literature Manjushree Thapa nepal nexus Nepali times non fiction palpasa cafe prajwal parajuly Review sudheer sharma thomas bell

20 Reviews in 20 Years

In 999 issues the Nepali Times has reviewed hundreds of books, from political thrillers on the Maoist conflict to novels…

story-of-nepali-history
Posted in 1000th issue Constitution democracy Here & Now history justice Nepali politics Nepali times Republic

Story of Nepali history

Since Nepali Times was established almost 20 years ago, we have covered everything from the royal massacre to the impact of the…

history-in-(not-such)-a-hurry
Posted in 1000th issue Nepali times Opinion Sangeeta Thapa siddhartha art gallery

History in (not such) a hurry

When the Nepali Times morphed into a weekly newspaper from an e-platform in 2000, it was met at first with…

onward
Posted in 1000th issue Journalism Manjushree Thapa Media Nepal Nepali Nepali times Opinion press

Onward

I’m so old that I remember a time — back in the hoary 1990s — when you couldn’t expect flair,…

16,600-pages-of-nepali-times-on-digital-himalaya
Posted in Digital Himalaya Google Analytics Here & Now historian history Nepal Nepali times University of Cambridge

16,600 pages of Nepali Times on Digital Himalaya

Twenty years ago, in December 2000, a group of four anthropologists and historians at the University of Cambridge embarked on…