August 2016 Blog Posts (6)

The GMO Debate in Nepal

In January of 2014, the Supreme Court issued an interim order to the government to prohibit imports of genetically modified (GM) seeds including those supplied by Monsanto, a US-based chemical and agricultural biotech company. The newfangled seeds can be used for growing crops only once, and cannot be reproduced unlike regular seeds, ruled Judge Baidya Nath Upadhyay in response to a petition filed by Advocate Arjun Aryal.



The ban remained in effect until January 16. The court…

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Added by santosh pandey on August 30, 2016 at 1:30pm — No Comments

How Siddhartha Gautam Became Gautam Buddha ?

Did you know this amazing fact how Siddhartha Gautam Became Gautam Buddha.

Check Below

Gautam Buddha Light Of Asia.

Added by Nigesh Shreshta on August 15, 2016 at 6:48pm — No Comments

Jiri to Everest Base Camp trek

Mount Everest, the highest peak in the world was first conquered by Sir Edmund Hillary and Tensing Norgay Sherpa in 1953 A.D. Following these legendary mountaineers, the trek to the Base Camp of the world’s highest mountain is beautiful, inspiring along with breathtaking scenery.

Jiri to Everest Base Camp trek follows the traditional route taken by earlier Everest expedition and it is still used as the main route to Everest Region. One can also…

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Added by Hari Maharjan on August 15, 2016 at 11:30am — No Comments

Conference on “Role of youth in sustainable development and humanitarian support”

A youth conference on “Role of youth in sustainable development and humanitarian support” was successfully organised by FSCN in its training center located in Imadol, Lalitpur on 12 August, Friday.

12 August is celebrated as…

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Added by santosh pandey on August 14, 2016 at 10:44am — No Comments

Invisible Migrants

When I asked Dil Bahadur (Name Changed), who is currently working in one of the fast food restaurants behind my college in Delhi University, “When did you migrate to India ?”, his response was, “ I am not a migrant, I go back home once in 2 years.”

Nepal has had an extended history of migration. This country over the years has faced immense poverty, underdevelopment, political turmoil and a ten year long civil war. These factors have undoubtedly been one of the major driving forces of…

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Added by Swasti Gautam on August 3, 2016 at 11:33am — 1 Comment

सरोकारवाला तथा विज्ञहरु सम्मिलीत अन्र्तक्रिया कार्यक्रम सम्पन्न

फ्रेन्ड्स सर्भिस काउन्सिल नेपालको आयोजनामा जीविकोपार्जन, खाद्य तथा पोषण सुरक्षा विषायक अन्र्तक्रिया कार्यक्रम सम्पन्न भएको छ । नेपालमा जीविकोपार्जन, खाद्य तथा पोषण क्षेत्रमा काम गरिरहेका विभिन्न राष्ट्रिय तथा अन्र्तराष्ट्रिय गैर सरकारी संस्थाका प्रतिनिधी, नेपाल सरकारका अन्र्तगतका जिल्ला कृषि विकास कार्यालय, जिल्ला पशुसेवा कार्यालयका प्रतिनिधी, पत्रकार सम्मिलित उक्त कार्याक्रमको अध्यक्षता फ्रेन्ड्स सर्भिस काउन्सिल नेपालका अध्यक्ष सूर्य बा. थापाले गनुभएको थियो । …

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Added by santosh pandey on August 1, 2016 at 1:56pm — No Comments

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