Hiranya Lal Shrestha: US wants to use Oli against Dahal and split the NCP

Ruling Nepal Communist Party Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal’s statement on the Venezuelan political crisis 10 days ago, blaming the United States, has sent powerful shockwaves in the diplomatic fraternity of Nepal. Suspicions that the US government is not happy with Nepal over Dahal’s statement seemed true when the US Ambassador to Nepal, Randy Berry, did […]

Reforming Nepal’s education: Koirala says private schools will continue, but can’t take ‘100% profit’

The High Level National Education Commission has recommended that government to transform all private schools into service oriented institutions with the introduction of a new federal education law. Private school operators have protested the recommendation, citing it will weaken the private schools’ performance instead of improving that of the government schools. Stakeholders are divided over […]