The Café with No Name Review: A hidden gem in Thamel

While walking on the streets of Thamel you come across a lot of restaurants. Some are good, some are bad but there are a few that are truly unique. One such café I came across was ‘The Café with No Name’ located near Mandala Street. The café is a hidden gem in Thamel. It has […]

Plastic bag ban in Nepal: How the ‘best decision in history’ lost its teeth

Pradip Khatiwada, 27, lives in Bauddha, Kathmandu. When he needs to buy sugar, he takes a plastic container along. Before the grocer opens the sugar sack, he hands the container over to the shopkeeper. The shopkeeper then puts the sugar in the container. “When there are other customers waiting in line, they laugh at me,” […]