Backside Archive

July 2019

epal’s tourism planners have always called the monsoon the ‘off season’, which has kept visitors away from country during the […]
July 19, 2019

Opinion

hy the big fuss about the trans-Atlantic scandal over the leak of diplomatic cables sent by Britain’s ambassador in Washington? […]
July 12, 2019

Opinion

ver the past year, helpful readers have emailed unsolicited photographs of a contemporary nature to The Ass. We have stored […]
July 5, 2019

June 2019

Opinion

he season of shutdowns is upon us again, and it fills us with nostalgia for the good old days in […]
June 28, 2019

Opinion

n preparation for #VisitNepalYear2020, Kathmandu’s Tinkune International airport (TIA) has been rebranded as Boutique Airport Nepal (BAN). This is a […]
June 21, 2019

Opinion

et me play the devil’s ombudsman here this week and ask if any of you reading this feel that your […]
June 14, 2019

Opinion

Don’t believe what the press is writing about ministers being incompetent. As usual, the media is exaggerating. Actually, our ministers […]
June 7, 2019

May 2019

Opinion

ince it doesn’t have anything better to do, GONe has gone and sent an expedition to find out exactly how […]
May 31, 2019

Opinion

any of you have taken me aside at diplomatic receptions this week to ask deeply personal questions about what I […]
May 24, 2019

Opinion

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May 17, 2019