The Week That Was

Last week was very trouble some for me despite some of the happiest moments of my life. There was a lot of pressure because of the hacking of United We Blog! Dinesh and I were all but under desparate to get it back and frustrations were taking toll of us. But thankfully, with somehow we […]

Municipal Election: Indifferent People

‘People are not interested’ is my conclusion after half-a-day monitoring of municipal poll booths in my municipality – Madhyapur Thimi of Bhaktapur. “How many so far?” “Six, then two – total nine.” Two-and-half hours after the voting began, a friendly policeman guarding the gate of Adarsha Secondary School, Sanothimi told me. I was with the […]

UWB! Will Be Back – Stronger!

Scrapping the Freedom of Expression (or with that believing that Freedom of Conscience has been curtailed) has always attracted authoritarians. Authoritarians are not always the rulers; in fact, there are such people everywhere. United We Blog! was hacked. It was the pioneer and the most popular blogging site of Nepal (the proof – it was […]