These are links to the articles relating either to blogging or journalism that I wrote for The Radiant Star, my personal blog, or United We Blog! when NepaliVoices wasn’t around. I believe these are good reading for anyone interested in Nepali blogosphere or journalism.
Two Thoughts on Nepali Journalism
August 3, 2006 – Rethinking About Media’s Sources My commentary on the event when Kantipur Television was forced to apologize for broadcasting false news
Nepali Blogs as Alternative Media
May 11, 2006 – Also at NepaliVoices.com
Nepali blogosphere is an example of how a handful of people can use the internet easily to establish an alternative medium of information; and also how a political turmoil can foster the way for the citizens to emerge with their own media.
Free Expression in Asian Cyberspace
April 18, 2006 – A short entry on my experience on participating in the seminar in Manilla
Stance Changes with Govt for State Media
April 26, 2006 – Commentary on State Media after The Rising Nepal deleted a tag line from its masthead
April 14, 2006 – Blog coverage of fight for democracy in Nepal shows the beauty of blogs
Our Own Cartoon Story
March 29, 2006 – My commentary on the cartoon published by Nepal Samacharpatra daily targeting Kantipur daily
Nepali Sports On Net
March 1, 2006 – The state of online sports journalism in Nepal
Bloggers Inspire HimalKhabar.com
February 1, 2006 – A small entry on what the editor of the mainstream media’s online portal said on the inauguration
Welcome to Blogosphere!
January 24, 2006 – An article published in The Kathmandu Post about blogging targeted to newbie bloggers
An introductory essay on blog.
Bloggers in Mainstream Media on Blogs
January 17, 2006 – An entry about the writeups about blogs and blogging in Nepali mainstream media
Changing Trends in Online Media
January 14, 2006 – A commentary on increasing number of online media of Nepal
Internet as a Medium: Pros & Cons
August 15, 2005 – Kunda Dixit’s lecture on the topic during the online journalism training at the Panos South Asia
Media Prioritized Negative Side?
February 24, 2005 – My commentary on non-media people lecturing on media’s roles and responsiblity
Is Media Opening Up?
February 16, 2005 – An entry on experience of media opening up defying the censorship during the King’s direct rule
Foreign Investment or Nepali Approach
January 27, 2005 – Commentary on coverage of two newspaper with foreign investment covering the India’s republic day
Is Blogging Journalism?
January 26, 2005 – My take on the issue
Sports Journalism? Entertaining.
October 28, 2004 – My experience as a sports journalist
And of course, there are still more entries on blogs under ‘Best of Blog‘ which was a category I tried to use like GlobalVoices.