Atul Bhattarai

Atul Bhattarai is a freelance journalist based in Nepal. He writes on politics and culture in South Asia.

Latest articles

How Two Pakistani Brothers Created the World’s First PC Virus

The 1980s Brain virus made its creators Basit and Amjad Farooq Alvi infamous, and made John McAfee a billionaire.

Atul Bhattarai

August 24, 2021

How Amar Bose Engineered Today’s Sound

A curious Bengali American kid with a love for tinkering built a multi-billion-dollar company and changed the way we listen to music.

Atul Bhattarai

July 19, 2021

India and Nepal: A Tale of Two Maps

The India-Nepal border dispute isn’t new — but this time, it’s louder and hyped by competitive nationalism.

Atul Bhattarai

July 21, 2020


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