Five Quick Questions to Anil Shah on “म नेपाली – हाम्रो नेपाल” event and the campaign

Ashutosh Tiwari asked 5 quick questions to Anil Shah, Facilitator of “म नेपाली – हाम्रो नेपाल” campaign: 1. What exactly is this event and this campaign, and why do you think this is important at this time in Nepal? ANIL SHAH: The event of Wednesday 4th February 2015 is the commencement of what we refer to as theContinue reading “Five Quick Questions to Anil Shah on “म नेपाली – हाम्रो नेपाल” event and the campaign”

Who is the ‘international community’ in Nepal?

As a sovereign country of Southasia, if we have to listen to international opinion, does not Nepal also need to heed the views/feelings of Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Burma/Myanmar, or should we continue to go by the amorphous and selective use of ‘international community’? Kanak Mani Dixit Amidst the current jousting between Government ofContinue reading “Who is the ‘international community’ in Nepal?”

Nepal, where progressive agenda gets hijacked by “progressive elites”

Our progressive elites conveniently believe all these pahade Chhetri/Bahuns are born with a silver spoon in their mouth, just like them. Bineeta Gurung In Nepal, it has become fashionable to call yourself a progressive, particularly if you come from an elite family and want to rid yourself of the guilt of being born into one.Continue reading “Nepal, where progressive agenda gets hijacked by “progressive elites””

“अग्रगमनको सिरक ओढ्ने प्रतिगामी”

 प्रविधि र ज्ञानको विश्वव्यापीकरणले गर्दा अब २०१७ वा २०५२ मा गरिएका कुतर्क र हो-कि हो-कि जस्तो भान पार्ने भ्रामक गफ र आस्वासन, विषयको सार होइन व्यक्तिको नियत, तुच्छ गाली र ad hominem आक्रमणको बलमा गरिने राजनीति अब सकियो । डा स्वर्णिम वाग्ले हिजो (माघ ६, २०७१) हिंडेर सीतापाईलाबाट त्रिपुरेश्वरसम्म र त्यसपछि प्रहरीको गाडीमा संविधानसभाको बैठक हेर्नContinue reading ““अग्रगमनको सिरक ओढ्ने प्रतिगामी””

República’s Editorial on Brawl at the Constituent Assembly

“…any constitution that emerges from the sovereign CA cannot be labeled just another piece of paper.” Nepal’s popular Republica daily has a powerful editorial today slamming the mid-night brawl in Nepal’s Constituent Assembly (CA) on Tuesday (January 20). The editorial reads: “…Speaking in the Constituent Assembly on Monday, Maoist leader Baburam Bhattarai came down heavily onContinue reading “República’s Editorial on Brawl at the Constituent Assembly”

‘जीवन कतिपय’: दुइ मित्र, दुइ विचार

आफू र आफ्नालाई समर्थन गर्नेका नाजायज पनि जायज र अरुका जायज पनि नाजायज, उनले भने । ‘यसले मानिसलाई दलिय कार्यकर्ता मात्र बनाउँछ, कुनै समूहको नेता बनाउँछ, तर मान्छे बनाउँदैन । शिरोमणि ढुङ्गाना भाषामा लालित्य भर्न सिपालु मित्र भवसागर घिमिरेले नाटक हेर्नका लागि शिल्पी थिएटरको टिकट लिइसक्नुभएकोले हामीसँग चिया खाँदै गफिन भ्याउनुभएन । उहाँ लागि भनेर अडरContinue reading “‘जीवन कतिपय’: दुइ मित्र, दुइ विचार”

कति उत्तरदायि सोसल मिडिया: घृणा, अपशब्द र असभ्यताको एक चर्चा

(नेपाल लिटरेचर फेस्टिबल मा  शुक्रबार (आज) ४ देखी ५ बजेको सेसनमा -‘कति उत्तरदायि सोसल मिडिया ?’ भन्ने चल्दै छ  । बक्ताहरु:- @prateekpradhan @RajneeshB @sanpokh र प्रस्तोता  @amritna हुनुहुन्छ । यसै सन्दर्भ  हामीलाइ यो  लेख पहिचान नखुलाउन आग्रह सहित इमेलबाट  प्राप्त भयो र छाप्ने निधो गर्यौं ) यूडब्लूबी पाहुना ब्लग   नाम खुलिकै व्यक्तिहरु, र अझ समाजमाContinue reading “कति उत्तरदायि सोसल मिडिया: घृणा, अपशब्द र असभ्यताको एक चर्चा”