privacy – not so third world problem?

Yes, developing nation like Nepal first needs food, shelter and clothing first. Then comes the health, education, and better society. Somewhere in the middle, what we need to balance are the three Ps  – privacy, piracy and plagiarism. I will write about “privacy” today. Remaining two will take some more time. Privacy International 2007 privacyContinue reading “privacy – not so third world problem?”

a wristwatch, a radio, and a cycle

evolution of dowry in Nepal – part I (of II) The (not-so-evil) dowry culture of 70s and 80s in Nepal. I say 70s and 80s to be – not-so-evil, because this is somewhat simpler, when compared to the present dowry culture in Nepal. Read my next post for the bad omen dowry system. For now,Continue reading “a wristwatch, a radio, and a cycle”

The protocol of giving (invited?)

Last few weeks have been busy. Three days of marriage was just a beginning of meeting long lost cousins over and over again. There are now new bunch of cousins I proudly (while it lasts) call the in-laws. Suddenly my family size exceeds my expectation. Presumption being this new family formed of one husband andContinue reading “The protocol of giving (invited?)”