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Arpan Shrestha

Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  energy, environment, natural disasters, youth, post-conflict societies, sociey, education, human rights, social media, poverty, economic development, labor

I disrupt storytelling.

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Kathmandu, Nepal based independent journalist and photographer. Former editor of The Week, Friday edition of Republica National daily.

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@arpanshr — 5,844 followers, 56,218 tweets

RT @arpanshr: All the khats (palanquins) on the road today and all the censorship in the press today. Ancient Kathmandu lives on,…
RT @arpanshr: One should just check the river that flows behind the iconic facade of Kirtipur and all the brick kilns it hides. 
RT @arpanshr: First, they stretch the ringroad without a plan. Then, they want to make flyovers. And then there's the mono rail.…
RT @StrongTowns: One more time for the people in back: Wider roads don't reduce congestion. They create more of it!
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Feature news on a kindergarten

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

the pace is overwhelming but the 24/7 ecosystem is also creating an indifferent society