In Nepal, finally, a senior medical doctor, named Dr. Govinda KC, was arrested by the police when he was in unto death hunger strike. Since a long, he has been fighting against corruption and unaccountable governance in medical sector especially the licensing practice of medical colleges where the basic conditions of licensing are unchecked. The main... Continue Reading →
This post was inducted / shared in a public lecturer programme organised by University of Bath-FL, UK. Many thanks to Dr. Steve Cayzer, Lecturer of Bath University for the brilliant presentation:
Trust is one of the most valuable asset in the workplace even all aspects of life. Once trust is lost it is almost impossible to earn back. Many marriages, friendships, businesses or even governments fail because of lack of trust. Trust return in equal measure to how it has been given. It depends on the circumstances too. Conflict between interest lead to mistrust that ultimately lead failure state. So leader is responsible to unify the interest.
There is mistrust going on between bankers and government. Because of ongoing financial crises governments have been seeking support from the bankers to put cap on their bonus. For example news published in The Guardian on Tuesday 4 March 2014 said that HSBC, UK decided to pay its chief executive an additional £32,000 a week in allowances on top of his £1.2m salary, Virgin Money raised the salary of its boss…
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Rest in Peace Nepali Congress President and former Prime Minister Sushil Koirala has passed away at 12:50 this night at his residence in Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepali Congress General Secretary Prakash Man Singh said. The former Prime Minister was 79. He was suffering from pneumonia and fever for the past few days. He was 37th Prime... Continue Reading →
Can you imagine a Nepali fetching up in New Delhi on 27 November 1949, the day after our constituent Assembly had adopted our constitution, to order us to not proclaim the constitution on 26 January 1950 because it would need 122 amendments over the next 65 years? Yet, that is exactly what happened when Modi rushed his Special Envoy to Kathmandu to order Nepal to desist.
The earthquake killed more than 8,800 in Nepal and injured more than twice as many. The rural death toll may have been lower than it would have been as the villagers were outdoors, working when the quake hit. As of 15 May, 6,271 people, including 1,700 from the 12 May aftershock, were still receiving treatment for their injuries. More than 450,000 people were displaced.
But later a research report published and came to know that only 16 percent of the amount was distributed to the victims especially from the periphery of the city. And rest of the 84 percent amount went to salary, flight fuel, Boeing, dogs, accommodation and so on...
A major earthquake has struck eastern Nepal, near Mount Everest, two weeks after more than 8,000 people died in a devastating quake. Today, At least 42 people have been killed and more than 1,000 injured, officials say. At least 17 have also died in India. The latest earthquake hit near the town of Namche Bazaar and sent thousands of panicked residents on to the streets of Nepal's capital, Kathmandu.
Nobody has the right to capitalise on anybody's grief. Cameras must stay away from mass funerals and display respect at all times to the dead and those in mourning. Despite the fact, It seems Indian media person were totally strange how to report such grief. Those media personnel are acting like they are shooting some kind of family serials.
Due to massive earthquake on Saturday in Nepal is now reported to have killed some 2,500 people. Avalanches on Mount Everest, which killed at least 17 people and injured 61 others. A powerful aftershock was felt on Sunday in Nepal, India and Bangladesh, and more avalanches were reported near Everest. It is thought hundreds of thousands of people in central Nepal have been spending a second night outdoors.
7.5 magnitude earthquake has struck in Kathmandu and all other parts of Nepal. According to U.S. Geological Survey, earthquake occurred less than 50 miles from the capital city Katmandu. Watch Exclusive footage from Nepal television of powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake. MORE THAN 1400 PEOPLE HAVE BEEN DIED SO FAR. RIP. Thousands of people are spending the night outside their houses, following a series of aftershocks.
Is Kalar a separate caste or the surname of other castes? There is a deep confusion in the context of identity to Kalar. Krishna Bhattachan and his group claim that Kalar and Sarvanga/Sarbariya are the same caste group. They also add Kalar is a derogatory (insulting) term. Therefore, they prefer to call themselves as Sarvanga/Sarbariya (Caste Based Discrimination in Nepal, Working Paper Series, vol III Nov.
Etymologically the word Gaine/Gandharva (wa) is referred to those people who play musical instrument and sing for livelihood. But they are not only the folk song singer,but they were\are also good traditional communicator as modern journalists. In the case of Krishna, we can say he was a good communicator, by which his sister came back to family after hearing the song as she eloped away with a boy ...
China will have the largest economy in the world, the USA second and India will be third by 2035. Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRICs) will be economically most powerful nations by 2050. GES, GSDEER and other economic indicators have been used to measure the economy. China and India need to develop a more positive dialogue.