While the vast majority of the NRNs are Nepali citizens living abroad, an increasing number of NRNs are citizens of other countries, notably in the Western World. Technically, the persons who are Nepali citizens but live outside Nepal are Non-Resident Nepalis (NRN). The latter groups of Nepalis who have taken foreign citizenship are often called Persons of Nepali Origin (PNO), but can be more accurately called Foreign Citizens of Nepali Origin (FCNO). However, it has become common practice to term both these groups as NRNs. see new opportunities for NRNs.
This site aims to follow the news and views related to Non Resident Nepalis from across the world, as well as other random interesting stories, in the hope of raising awareness, discussion and participation in such topics to anyone that might be interested.
Information is gathered from various news sources and blogs from across the internet. Stories are allways linked to the orignal source. You can comment on stories with your disqus/facebook account. You can also get updates via twitter (nrnupdates) and facebook
I am NRN is a web service that provides contextual and relevant information to the Non Resident Nepali community around the world.