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An ominous stand-off between Prime Minister and President
An ominous stand-off between Prime Minister and President Nepal is a test case in South Asia where democracy always remained fragile and frequently...
In favour of a much stronger Nepal Airlines, the national flag carrier
In favour of a much stronger Nepal Airlines, the national flag carrier Losses incurred due to Dhamija, Lauda and Chase Air scams in the past continue to...
Open govt data to better serve citizens
Open govt data to better serve citizens Bringing data to public helps maintain good governance that can pave the way for nation's...
Multi-polarity through the ages
Multi-polarity through the ages The world is what it is and realpolitik shall be our best guide
Do pledge to implement the Constitution in true sense 
Do pledge to implement the Constitution in true sense  It is high time we upheld our progressive provisions and disseminated this message to the...
An ode to the Queen of hearts
An ode to the Queen of hearts Demographers describe one generation as 30 years of human life - in those terms Queen...
Elections 2022: Time to sort out wheat from chaff 
Elections 2022: Time to sort out wheat from chaff  Election, thus, is the time to distinguish between the crow and Garuda or eagle
Is Balen Shah Balen-ising Nepali politics?
Is Balen Shah Balen-ising Nepali politics? The ripples appear to be going far and wide in no time, with mayors of...
Politics sans ideology
Politics sans ideology When principle and ideology cease to guide, political parties turn out to be gangs of...
Congress-Maoist marriage of convenience
Congress-Maoist marriage of convenience Guessworks are doing the rounds as to what will be the alliance ahead of November...
A 'needless' provocation?
A 'needless' provocation? The latest case in point: did the US House Speaker “needlessly” provoke China when she...
Opinion: When empires ebb
Opinion: When empires ebb Sir John Bagot Glubb, the celebrated late British author, determined the average age of latter-day...
Opinion: A Fist Full of 'Petro-Dollars'
Opinion: A Fist Full of 'Petro-Dollars' Candidate Biden, during his election campaign in 2019, raised a ruckus over Khashoggis’s murder and...
The cannabis panacea for ailing people and economy of Nepal
The cannabis panacea for ailing people and economy of Nepal While the rich countries are benefitting from legalisation of the same plant that poor countries...
Rooting for the Brown Brit
Rooting for the Brown Brit That Sunak and his South Asia rooted compatriots should make it this far is already...
Opinion: Commiserating with Colombo
Opinion: Commiserating with Colombo Sadly, Sri Lanka is a vivid reminder to the rest of us in the region,...
Why NepalMinute 
Why NepalMinute  One clear advantage in the practice of English language journalism out of Nepal is that...
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