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COVID-19

News Digest: September 17-23, 2020

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International Relations & Foreign Affairs Nepal invested in SAARC: Nepal has urged the SAARC members to reactivate the economic mechanism in an attempt to revitalize the member countries which are seriously hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. The 15th informal meeting amongst the SAARC finance ministers proposed this suggestion. Nepal’s representative …

News February 2019

“Samriddh Nepal, Sukhi Nepali”

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“Samriddh Nepal, Sukhi Nepali” was promised by PM Oli on assuming office in 2018. Has Nepal moved forward since? Is the Prime Minister doing anything to keep his words or was it merely an act of securing votes? Will Nepal attract business and investments from foreign countries?   Since the …

People and Coronavirus

News Digest (September 10-16, 2020)

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International Relations & Foreign Policy Experts suggest senior-level dialogue: The experts have again suggested calling for a high-level dialogue to resolve Nepal-India disputes. The opposition leaders have been urging the Nepali government to get the ‘encroached land back’ and request India to remove its army from the encroached territories. All …

Lockdown

News Digest (September 10-16, 2020)

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Federalism Administrative Issues: Karnali Pradesh organized the Open Government Partnership Program to facilitate lawmaking and good governance for the right to information, accountability, and transparency. Such programs increase the participation of the citizens in the parliamentary system. The purpose of the program is to make transparency, accountability, and ethical systems …

News Digest (September 10-16, 2020)

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Gender & Social Inclusion (Human Rights & Migration) Mental Health impinged amidst pandemic: The nation-wide lockdown has severely impacted the patients receiving treatment for mental illness. Particularly, patients from small towns are having problem seeking treatment, having therapy sessions, and accessing medications. Medicines for mental illness are not easily available …