Systemic crisis of world capitalism04 Oct, 2019
The hallmark of a systemic, as distinct from a cyclical or sporadic, crisis of capitalism is that every effort to resolve the crisis within the broad confines of the system, defined in terms of its prevailing class configuration, only worsens the crisis. It is in this sense that neo-liberal capitalism has now entered a systemic crisis. It cannot be resolved by mere tinkering; and attempts to go beyond mere tinkering, for instance by introducing protectionism without transcending the broad framework...
Sakhiya dance starts in Banke and Bardiya.03 Oct, 2019
The dance started before the Dashain festival in Tharu community where the majority of Tharu lived.
Enjoy festivals without jeopardising your health: Dr. Uprety03 Oct, 2019
This year's Bada Dashain is already in our doorsteps. Dashain, Tihar and other important festivals in Nepal are usually associated with foods. In all these festivals people tend to consume meat, sweets, drinks or other food items. Keeping in view the health perspectives, Ajita Rijal of The Rising Nepal talked to Public Health Specialist Dr. Aruna Uprety for her advices and tips on adopting healthy eating habits during the festivals. Excerpts:
Nepal’s Young environment prize winner driving electric revolution02 Oct, 2019
Nepal’s Sonika Manandhar, the winner of the UN’s Young Champions of the Earth Prize for Asia and the Pacific, is leading an initiative to capture big data from electric vehicles and cut emissions by making transportation efficient, while empowering women.
We must give a facelift to heritage sites: Rana01 Oct, 2019
Manohar SJB Rana does not need much introduction to offer as he has been quite familiar face of the tourism industry in Nepal. With more than three decades of experience in the field of tourism, Rana is one of the most knowledgeable tourism professionals. At present, he works as the executive president of Explore Himalaya Travels (P) Limited and 1st vice-president of Nepal Association of Tour Operators (NATO).
Cyber security in banking and financial sectors29 Sep, 2019
3,000 per employee to defend computer networks from cybercriminals in the western world. Cyber security makes headlines all over the world.
Federal experiment : Tackling teething troubles27 Sep, 2019
after the successful accomplishment of the elections for the three tiers of the government - local, state and federal.
Where does world hegemony lie?27 Sep, 2019
Many liberals and realists have also pondered whether China is destined to be the next hegemonic state.
Trekking: A major adventure activity in Nepal24 Sep, 2019
The majority of visitors to Nepal come in via the Tribuvan International Airport in Kathmandu.
Five artists flying to Maldives on Saturday20 Sep, 2019
Five artists from different genres - Ranju Yadav (folk), Sundar Sinkhwal (traditional), Tuk Bahadur Thapa Magar (contemporary), Rita Manandhar (modern) and Bipin Kumar Ghimire (abstract) - will fly to the Maldives on Saturday.
‘Lumbini holds huge tourism potential’17 Sep, 2019
Since the beginning, tourism in Lumbini has been facing a seasonality constraint. However, Lumbini hosts a lot of tourists during the major tourist seasons. Lumbini’s reputation as an international destination grows with every passing season.
Lalitpur Metropolis bracing for VNY 202017 Sep, 2019
“We aim to form a committee incorporating the various communities of the core area of Patan to organise cultural and religious programmes throughout the year,” he said.
Peace trek to link mountain, hill and flatlandBy RSS
A trekking route connecting the mountainous, hilly and flat ecological regions of the country has been envisaged and is in the process of being developed. The trekking route is named Buddha Peace Trekking Route and it links the trans-Himalayan district Manang in Gandaki state with Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha in State 5.
Effective Justice System ,Attorneys & police must work in tandem13 Sep, 2019
In our criminal justice system, the police have been empowered to investigate to bring perpetrator to justice, whereas prosecutors have been assigned to make sure that due legal process has been followed during the investigation.
Fear and hegemony grind down world order -II13 Sep, 2019
The fourth contradiction is an old one, between the state and the market. Economists and politicians take a sinusoidal approach towards this issue: how the state and the market are cooperating (or not) and what the relations between them should look like; whether the state should spearhead development or the market should be responsible for development—in other words, whether the state should be in charge of our well-being or the market should create conditions for our well-being. Weakened...
CSR essential to be accountable to society12 Sep, 2019
United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) defines CSR as the management model used by the institutions to balance the economic, environmental and social imperatives of a company. It makes a company accountable to the society and environment, in the line of earning profit.
‘VNY offers opportunity for Nepal Airlines to regain glory’10 Sep, 2019
It is worth mentioning that Nepal’s tourism has recovered from the 2015 earthquake immediately one year after the disaster. Many people had anticipated that it would take at least 5-6 years for our tourism to recuperate from the devastating earthquake.