Modi's Moscow Mission: “Enduring and Expanding Partnership”

Published On: July 25, 2024 08:30 AM NPT By: Dinesh Bhattarai

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi chose Russia for his first bilateral visit (July 8-9) in his third term. This is Modi’s first visit to Moscow since 2015. He had visited Vladivostok in September 2019 for the Eastern Economic Forum.

Challenges Facing the Nepali Education System

Published On: July 24, 2024 08:40 AM NPT By: Anuricca Giri

By the end of 8th grade, most schools stop teaching subjects like music, dance, art, and even sports, the very subjects that stimulate cognitive abilities. Creativity and diverse learning experiences are essential for holistic development.

Combating Climate Change while Managing Energy Use with AI

Published On: July 23, 2024 08:30 AM NPT By: Rastra Dhoj Karki

In Ireland, data centers consume 30% of the nation's power

Captivated by the Enticing Allure of Techno-Medusa

Published On: July 22, 2024 08:35 AM NPT By: Bimal Pratap Shah

Nepal stands at a crucial crossroads, grappling with an issue that demands both immediate and nuanced action

Dancing with Deuba

Published On: July 21, 2024 08:30 AM NPT By: Narayan Manandhar

There is an astrological predicament: Deuba becoming PM for the seventh time. He has already served five terms; two more terms to go. This has become a popular joke, cynicism, or even a criticism of Deuba.

China's Third Plenum Signals Strategic Shifts – South Asia Must Prepare

Published On: July 20, 2024 08:45 AM NPT By: Pawan Adhikari

Increased Chinese investment in the region could spur development, especially in infrastructure, technology, and trade. Projects under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) have already demonstrated China’s willingness to invest heavily in South Asian economies.

Testing Times for PM Oli

Published On: July 19, 2024 08:35 AM NPT By: Yuba Nath Lamsal

Singha Durbar once again saw a change of guard this week with CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli sworn in as the 45th Prime Minister of Nepal, leading a Nepali Congress-CPN-UML coalition government. Maoist supremo Prachanda was sent packing by more than two-thirds of the 275-member House of Representatives, the lower chamber of parliament, in a vote of confidence motion, thereby paving the way for Oli to rise to the seat of prime minister fourth time.

Reaping Benefits from Loss and Damage Funds

Published On: July 18, 2024 08:45 AM NPT By: Dr Sudan Kumar Oli

There are not enough cases, datasets, and relevant evidence to justify the presented argument for the claim of financial and non-financial losses and damage

Tackling the Growing Challenges of Urban Flooding

Published On: July 17, 2024 08:45 AM NPT By: Dr Kedar Karki

Urban floods differ from rural floods because urbanization increases the catchment, which increases the peak flood intensity by 1.8 to 8 times and the flood volume by 6 times.

Balancing Infrastructure with Ecology

Published On: July 16, 2024 08:45 AM NPT By: Bhuvan Dharel

Constructing the walls and damp along the riverbanks in the urban areas are supposed to control potential flood, prevention of soil erosion and protecting human settlements and so on. However, implementing such structures must adhere to the international protocols, practices and ecological considerations to ensure they benefit people, animals and the environment.