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Image: photo courtesy ekantipur

Father and son in balance

  • Khagendra Sangroula
  • Monday, October 20, 2014
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Lu Xun, the writer from the Chinese revolutionary era, was quite the fighter. He fought on behalf of a new ideology and the people’s culture with all his strength. And he demolished the claims of many of those on the path of tradition and superstition. When his opponents could not refute him on grounds of [...]

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Image: courtesy www.filmylekh.com

Where do you live?

I lived, for a while, in a world without words. There was only music and movement. And masks. Frogs jumped. One of them had a mohawk. He swaggered across the stage, swept his arms around. It wasn’t quiet in there; guitars strummed. But when the musicians paused, the quality of silence, when one mask looked [...]

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राजनीतिको भगीरथ कर्म

  • उज्ज्वल प्रसार्इं
  • Monday, September 29, 2014
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पत्रकार प्रशान्त झाको किताब ब्याटल्स अफ द न्यु रिपब्लिकले संघर्षको पृष्ठभूमि उधिन्छ, भएका उपलब्धि कति हुन्, त्यसको नाप जोख गर्छ। र, तिनलाई संस्थागत गर्ने क्रममा भएका व्यवहारिक राजनीतिक रस्साकस्सिका विचित्र किस्सा सुनाउँछ ।

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Burden of proof

  • Rakesh Chaudhary
  • Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Sexual violence against women has reached epidemic levels in the Tarai. According to Nepal Police records, the number of rape cases reported at police stations has increased in the last three years from 481 in 2011 to 677 in 2013. Higher awareness among women has helped in bringing more cases to light. But as Chandra [...]

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रोमान्चक शहरको मौलिक इतिहास

  • नयन पी सिन्धुलीय
  • Saturday, September 6, 2014
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काठमाडौं, लेखक – थोमस बेल, रेन्डम हाउस इन्डिया, ४६३ पृष्ठ विश्वविद्यालयमा इतिहासको अध्ययन सकी बेलायतबाट नेपाल बरालिएका थोमस बेलले लगभग एक दशकमा काठमाडौं र नेपाललाई अत्यन्त नजिकबाट देखे-भोगेका छन् । यसैहप्ता विमोचित पहिलो आलेखात्मक पुस्तक ‘काठमाडौँ’ मार्फत बेलले यो अत्यन्त रोमान्चक तर विरोधाभासपूर्ण कर्मथलोको बिल्कुल मौलिक र ऐतिहासिक अन्वेषण सार्बजनिक गरेका छन् । बेलायती अखबारहरूका लागि स्वतन्त्र पत्रकारिता गर्दै [...]

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