News Nepal » Social: Nepal Elections: More Women Have a Seat at the Table, But Will They Have a Voice?
To underscore the numerical presence of women in political spaces one will need to support initiatives that can define the social discourse around women in leadership. While tremendous opportunities exist for women’s political participation in Nepal ...
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News Nepal » Social: Pro-China Nepal PM would help economic ties: expert
With Oli as the next prime minister, ties may improve further and China's investments in Nepal could proceed more smoothly, Hu Zhiyong, a research fellow at the Institute of International Relations of the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, told the ...
News Nepal » Social: Communists Sweep the Nepali Elections, a Blow to the Establishment Parties - AlterNet
AlterNetCommunists Sweep the Nepali Elections, a Blow to the Establishment PartiesAlterNetNonetheless, there have been 10 prime ministers in the decade since the armed insurgency ended and there has been precious little in the way of social development for the people. It was time for something other than corruption and despondency. Two of ...and more »
News Nepal » Social: A Helpline for GBV Survivors in Nepal Transmits Hope and Support
If anyone faces GBV, or even witnesses such an incident, they can simply call the number 1145 to receive support for shelter, psycho-social support, child support and legal aid. The figures are out for us to see: according to the Nepal Demographic Health ...
News Nepal » Social: Chetek-Weyerhaeuser graduate talks about two-month mission to India, Nepal - Chetekalert
ChetekalertChetek-Weyerhaeuser graduate talks about two-month mission to India, NepalChetekalertSeventh-grade students in Sara Lorenz's and Lisa Hable's social studies classes were able to travel all the way around the globe to India and Nepal, on Wednesday, Dec. 6, with help from 2017 Chetek-Weyerhaeuser graduate Sarah Chuchwar. Chuchwar ...
News Nepal » Social: Some Nepal lessons for India’s Left, others too
Like their Indian counterparts, Nepali Communists and Maoists are misnomers for idealist romantics who are Hindu social democrats but of a staunchly secular persuasion. That’s how Nehruvian India used to be up to Indira Gandhi’s first term. Nepal’s ...
News Nepal » Social: Community forestry pays off for Nepal - Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)
Community forestry pays off for NepalForests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)In addition to supporting sustainable forests, the program is enabling communities to make gains from forest-based enterprises. The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) and local partner ForestAction Nepal, a Kathmandu-based forestry ...
News Nepal » Social: Nepal votes in final round of polls at the end of long democratic transition
and will move ahead solidly on the path of economic and social prosperity,” President Bidhya Devi Bhandari said in a statement. Nepal has seen 10 government changes in as many years. Instability has given rise to corruption, retarded growth and slowed ...
News Nepal » Social: Dissecting CSR - Republica
RepublicaDissecting CSRRepublicaWith a mandatory provision on corporate social responsibility (CSR) in the new Industrial Enterprise Act 2016, there is a need to refine the concept of CSR in the Nepali context. The Act makes it mandatory for all business units with a turnover of over ...and more »
News Nepal » Social: Watch Nepal, Pakistan is passé
It is the robust and resurgent Nepal they should fear, not an exhausted and internally ... Nepali communists and Maoists are misnomers for idealist romantics who are predominantly Hindu social democrats but of a staunchly secular persuasion.
News Nepal » Social: Legatum Prosperity Index: Nepal more prosperous than India, China - Online Khabar (English) (satire) (blog)
Online Khabar (English) (satire) (blog)Legatum Prosperity Index: Nepal more prosperous than India, ChinaOnline Khabar (English) (satire) (blog)The index published by international think-tank Legatum Institute ranks Nepal in the 89th position, which is one position above China and 11 position above India. The ranking is based on scores in nine variables; namely: economic quality, business ...and more »
News Nepal » Social: Nepal and the Rohingya Refugees
Nepal is no stranger to dealing with refugees ... Some articles, and a number of social media posts, portray the arrival of genuine refugees as part of a continued ‘Muslim expansion.’ Fears that aid provided by the government and NGOs may be diverted ...
News Nepal » Social: China's rail: A Nepali dream - China.org.cn
China.org.cnChina's rail: A Nepali dreamChina.org.cnAt a news conference in Kathmandu on November 17, Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Yu Hong said China is willing to become connected to Nepal via road and rail services. In the press brief organized after the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of ...and more »
News Nepal » Social: Nepal proposes updating MoU on Labour Issue with Bahrain
Ambassador of Nepal to the Kingdom of Bahrain, Padam Sundas, made this proposal in a meeting with Jameel Bin Mohamed Ali Hamaidan, the Minister for Labour and Social Development of the Kingdom of Bahrain when the former paid a courtesy call on the Bahrain ...
News Nepal » Social: Making India relevant - Republica
RepublicaMaking India relevantRepublicaIndia's traditional sphere of influence in Nepal, based on cultural, religious, social and political ties which bound the two states, is fraying. How did this happen? India's sphere of influence in Nepal is waning. Chinese interests are growing. There ...and more »
News Nepal » Social: Nepal Hopes for Stability Ahead of Parliamentary and Provincial Assembly Elections
India and China closely eye Nepal polls Ahead of the parliamentary and provincial ... Praveen Kumar Yadav is a Nepali journalist writing on politics, development, human rights and social justice. He tweets at @iPrav33n. Liked the story?
News Nepal » Social: “Khabar Garaun 1145”: Helpline service in operation to end GBV - Himalayan Times
Himalayan Times“Khabar Garaun 1145”: Helpline service in operation to end GBVHimalayan TimesMinister for Women, Children and Social Welfare Bikram Bahadur Thapa (centre), Supreme Court's Justice Sapana Malla (left) and National Human Rights Commission of Nepal member, Mohna Ansari (far right) during the innaguaration of helpline “Khabar ...and more »
News Nepal » Social: Millions in Nepal vote for provincial, national assemblies
Nepal's slow path to democracy began in 2006 ... On Nov. 27, the couple announced they were engaged in a statement shared on Kensington Palace’s official social media pages. His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales is delighted to announce the engagement ...
News Nepal » Social: Labour minister meets Nepalese envoy - Bahrain News Agency
Bahrain News AgencyLabour minister meets Nepalese envoyBahrain News AgencyLabour minister meets Nepalese envoy. 01 : 48 PM - 08/12/2017. Manama, Dec.8 (BNA) – Labour and Social Development Minister, Labour Market Regulatory Authority Chairman (LMRA) Chairman Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan, met Nepalese Plenipotentiary ...
News Nepal » Social: Future of Nepal's Online Shopping in the Palm of Your Hands: List of Top Online Shopping Sites of Nepal You Must See - Kathmandu Tribune
Kathmandu TribuneFuture of Nepal's Online Shopping in the Palm of Your Hands: List of Top Online Shopping Sites of Nepal You Must SeeKathmandu TribuneFuture of Nepal's Online Shopping in the Palm of Your Hands: List of Top Online Shopping Sites of Nepal You Must See! E-commerce is literally killing off the bricks and shutter stores with its exploding offers, a wide range of products, free shipping ...