somersby

Pashupati Sharma: Satire is not meant to be taken literally

Folk singer Pashupati Sharma’s ‘Lootna sake loot‘ (loot if you can) is no ordinary song. A video of this song, uploaded by the singer on his YouTube channel, has generated a national debate on freedom of speech. The song, which according to the singer is a satire on corruption in the country, had to be […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Thursday, February 21, 2019

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Wednesday have given priority to a host of issues from political, sociocultural and economic spheres. The corruption case involving Commissioner of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority, Raj Narayan Pathak, is still creasing some buzz on the front pages of popular broadsheets. […]