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Diwakar Pyakurel

Diwakar Pyakurel

Diwakar Pyakurel is a Kathmandu-based bilingual journalist. He writes features on society and culture, art and literature, and entrepreneurship, among others.

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‘Effectively treating non-communicable diseases will reduce Covid-19 mortality in Nepal’

‘Effectively treating non-communicable diseases will reduce Covid-19 mortality in Nepal’

Urbanisation in Nepal destroys frogs’ habitats

Urbanisation in Nepal destroys frogs’ habitats

Frequent floods in Kathmandu suburbs expose community leaders’ shortsightedness, inefficiency

Frequent floods in Kathmandu suburbs expose community leaders’ shortsightedness, inefficiency

‘As long as distance is maintained in quarantine, sending people home after 2 weeks needs no test’

‘As long as distance is maintained in quarantine, sending people home after 2 weeks needs no test’

WHO Nepal chief: Instead of more tests, Nepal should focus on improving quarantine facilities

WHO Nepal chief: Instead of more tests, Nepal should focus on improving quarantine facilities

Rescued ‘Nepali’ bear denied exit permit

Rescued ‘Nepali’ bear denied exit permit

Not holding a summit shouldn’t be sole base for judging SAARC performance: Outgoing secretary general

Not holding a summit shouldn’t be sole base for judging SAARC performance: Outgoing secretary general

Aama's moving plot fails to quench Nepali film industry's thirst for 'newness'

Aama's moving plot fails to quench Nepali film industry's thirst for 'newness'

‘It’s time for Nepali tourism entrepreneurs to make a decision about the future of elephants’

‘It’s time for Nepali tourism entrepreneurs to make a decision about the future of elephants’

Selfie King is a powerful 'tragedy' in mediocre making

Selfie King is a powerful 'tragedy' in mediocre making

Dozens of Nepalis lose their lives to overseas waters every year. Why are they at a higher risk?

Dozens of Nepalis lose their lives to overseas waters every year. Why are they at a higher risk?

Exam rigging exposes Nepal’s faulty education system

Exam rigging exposes Nepal’s faulty education system

Kokroma: Blending the uniqueness of Nepali bhoto with European business tricks

Kokroma: Blending the uniqueness of Nepali bhoto with European business tricks

Sarauto movie review: Story speaks louder than action

Sarauto movie review: Story speaks louder than action

Why everyone needs to worry about first case of malaria parasites in Nepali buffalos

Why everyone needs to worry about first case of malaria parasites in Nepali buffalos

This Nepali zoologist gave his name to a snake. Now he is concerned about people’s perception of the reptile

This Nepali zoologist gave his name to a snake. Now he is concerned about people’s perception of the reptile

Explainer: What is the Kalapani controversy between Nepal and India all about?

Explainer: What is the Kalapani controversy between Nepal and India all about?

Ghamad Shere movie review: Interesting blend of political satire and ‘undesirable’ romance

Ghamad Shere movie review: Interesting blend of political satire and ‘undesirable’ romance

#OccupyTundikhel isn’t political, but ruling party is reluctant to support city’s cause

#OccupyTundikhel isn’t political, but ruling party is reluctant to support city’s cause

Despite millions of rupees spent by NGOs, dozens drown in southern Nepal every year

Despite millions of rupees spent by NGOs, dozens drown in southern Nepal every year

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