Nepali Times

Nepali Times is an English weekly newspaper that provides reporting and commentary on Nepali politics, business, culture, travel and society.

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The elephant whisperer of Nepal

The Bridge  23 May 2022

Each year, human–elephant conflict results in the destruction of crops and dwellings, human injury and death, and the retaliatory killing of elephants. Conservationists like Shankar Chettri Luitel are changing the scenario.

Understanding monsoon culture in Nepal

The Bridge  5 January 2022

Nepali Sanskritist and scholar Gautama Vajra Vajracharya explains his studies on the Vedic frog hymns, and the meaning of the name of Vasudeva, father of Hindu deity Kṛiṣhṇa.

Nepal: Drowning in sorrow

  16 November 2021

Despite protests, defiant sand mining and quarry contractors have continued to leave large abandoned pits along Nepal’s rivers in which children drown by the dozens every year.

Female foeticide to football in Nepal

The Bridge  8 October 2021

Srijana Singh Thakuri of Nepal's national women's football team: "My story is not unique. It is just what happens when girls and women are given a chance, opportunity, and investment."

Tigers move up the Himalaya

  6 August 2021

A new paper has reported fresh sightings of wild tigers in higher elevations in Nepal, showing that conservation efforts need to be stepped-up outside their traditional habitat inside national parks.

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