Backside Archive

June 2021

Opinion

e start this regular Backside column with a mandatory singing of Nepal’s national anthem. Could I request all of you […]
June 11, 2021

Opinion

e are so lucky to have a govt that gives it to us straight. The Primeval Minister never minces words, and […]
June 5, 2021

May 2021

Opinion

t is a sign of the true statesman that PM Oli is, that he has ensured Nepal is so politically […]
May 28, 2021

Opinion

hile at home with nothing to do, many of you have been worrying obsessively about the state of the country. […]
May 21, 2021

Opinion

f only Eh-malay alpha males didn’t have the if-I-don’t-win-I-won’t-play mentality, we would by now have a Tarai Fast Track, piped […]
May 14, 2021

Opinion

s a Backside columnist, it falls upon this scribe’s lap to urge readers to look at the bright side, stay […]
May 7, 2021

April 2021

Opinion

t has been said by people much more smart ass than me, that the current crisis is an opportunity to […]
April 30, 2021

Opinion

f all the many accomplishments of Primafacie Minister K P Oli in the past three years of his tenure, the […]
April 23, 2021

Opinion

epal’s tourism planners urgently need to update the country’s guidebooks so that visitors arriving in Kathmandu know exactly what to […]
April 17, 2021

Opinion

ed up with all the dismal news? Bored with politics? Irked by nosey parker journalists? Then we have good news […]
April 9, 2021