Wednesday, 5 June 2019

Political Talk with Yogesh Bhattarai

Posted by Anup Baral | June 5th, 2019 :
The ambitious international cricket stadium project launched by comedian duo Sitaram Kattel ‘Dhurmus’ and Kunjana Ghimire ‘Suntali’ has hit a snag as locals protested the ongoing construction works. Locals on Wednesday removed a wire fence of the site claiming the project did not leave necessary space for road construction. The protesters also included local political leaders and cadres. Currently, there is a seven metre road on the western side of the site. Saying the road would be expanded later, locals have demanded that the Dhurmus Suntali Foundation leave sufficient land outside its compound. The Foundation’s chairman Dhurmus, however, says his organisation cannot decide the amount of land to be allocated for the road as the detail project report is yet to be finalised. He adds that the organisation is positive about the locals’ demand and expresses readiness to leave the land needed to expand the road to 10 metres. Dhurmus says he had assured his support to the locals and asked them to let the Foundation continue its works four days ago.

Guide of the month: January 2018

Traveling gives us the opportunity to disconnect from our regular life. You get to forget your problems/issues for a few weeks, it can also help you figure things out that you would not have understood without the distance traveling can give you. We all have crazy schedules, work and a family to take care of, going away alone or with some friends can give you distance and perhaps even make you realize how important these people are for you. Like the saying says: we never know what we have until we lose it.

Another great benefit is the relaxation you get to do. It’s nice to live life to its fullest and enjoy a stress free time with yourself. Going on vacation lets us recharge our “batteries” by disconnecting us from our regular life. When we come back we feel invigorated and we are happy to be back in our day to day routine. It’s a very good stress remover that has a lot more to give than most people are willing to accept.

Traveling increases our knowledge and widens our perspective. To view new customs, different ways of living is fantastic for the mind. It gives us a new perspective about life and especially our life, it can help us change some of our habits or even create new ones. When I travel I usually make it a point to try new food, some cultures don’t have fries in their diet and they are all skinny, others use spices to give taste and not oils or fats. Discovering different values and ways to get by in life is really interesting. You also need to visit exotic new places and discover what this wonderful world has to offer.