Nepal perspective: ASEAN and SAARC, A Comparative Primer
However, perhaps if Japan revives the long outstanding visionary projects to create Asian Highways, Railways and Waterways we shall a step closer to regional peace, harmony and development for the benefit of all mankind.
Hawkish Indian Operational Objectives in Nepal
Now, despite Mr. Modi 's oratory and his foreign-home offices ornamental policies for external consumption, this hawkish section of the government of India has been nurturing the following operational objectives in Nepal:
How to insert shock absorbers to Nepal economic system in handling disasters?
The destruction never alarms but what we can switch on for necessary alarming situations are:
Political Neutrality of Administration in Nepal
De —linking the civil servants from partisan politics is essential to enhance the image and credibility. Yet, the dilemma is that it lacks demonstrated ethical commitment to influence public policy, enforce laws and gear efforts for change. This makes the political neutrality of bureaucracy difficult to maintain.
China dubious stance on Nepal
If the northern neighbour does not correct its dubious stand, Nepal and her people will be compelled to raise a serious doubt over its principal of Panchasheel. The government and some party leaders have rightly decried the recent deal of India and China
Politics of Link Language in Nepal
In the multi lingual society like Nepal, the study of inter community communication or Lingua Franca (LF) which is often referred to as a link language or auxiliary language (Rai: 1995) becomes an important aspect of language politics.
Privatization and Governance in Nepal
Nepal’s case is unique and cannot be generalized in terms of economic theories that could work in most other countries. The public sector enterprises were established to fulfill domestic demand in the Industrial sector or to diversify trade dependence in the commercial sector.
Social Costs of Migration in Nepal
International migration is a global development issue. Almost 3 percent of world's workers are on the move now to get better their lives. International Organization for Migration estimates that about 232million people live outside their homelands.
Japan speech touches Nepali heart
Japan is a brave nation in that this nation which has been experiencing such tremor shocks and after shocks since long, say round the year, but yet have mastered the art of taking the jolts in an easy manner. The art of living perhaps.
Nepal likely to be gulped soon
Zinc sheets continue missing so is the fate with the donated with the roofing and food items. Tents from Japan, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and other scores of friendly countries have vanished and there is no record with the receiving government as to where do it went? This is Nepal Government.
Nepal perspective: Inner pain of Japan
When enough had become enough, someone had to ventilate his or her inner feelings which apparently airs the fervent desire of the new administration of Japan led by Prime Minister Shinjo Abe. And here is the one who has spoken.
Nepal: Rhine River, Bareilly and Chancellor Merkel
Thanks that the Indian PM Modi did not say that the Rhine River was a tributary of the Holy River Ganges or for that matter Bismarck was born right in India and not the otherwise. In addition he could have said that the name of Berlin had been picked up by the Berliner Germans from Bareilly, India.
Problem free Nepal-Pakistan relations
And all of a sudden, the Pakistan Prime Minister said, "Well! Excellency the problem is that we don't have any problems". Listening to this, Ambassador Rajbhandari jumped.
Biratnagar Nepal school days recalled: Dear Prahlad, I miss you
Prahlad, I must admit, was not only brilliant but a hard working student. Perhaps he was the class topper each year in the annual examinations. He used to tell me “Narendra! You must double your study hours...”.
Nepal-Poland Relations: Now 52 years old
By the way, I wish to assure Ambassador Pradhan that Poland now needs a Consul General who would represent Nepal. I am sure, if this office gets established in Poland, once again thousands of Polish tourists will head towards the land of their choice.
Maharishi ‘Ved Vyas’ son of Nepali soil
Only recently I could learn that Maharishi VED VYAS, the great saint who penned the voluminous epic, “The Maha Bharat” was himself a Nepali first and later only a Brahmin by birth.
Nepal: Cacophony on Election date
Now, the blame game is going on in a full circle. UCPN (Maoists) likes to accuse the government for dillydallying on election date. CPN-UML leader, Mr. Madhav Kumar Nepal accuses UCPN (Maoists) for the delays. Nepal Majdoor Kisan Party leader, Mr. Narayan Man Bijuchhe blames on seen and unseen foreign forces.
Nepal: German MPs Stress on accountability of leaders
He promised to fight in the German parliament for the possible support for Nepal’s democratic, development and peace initiatives. Big parties should support the smaller parties after election and tell them how can we help you and how can we work together.
Nepal: Chinese Contribution in Restoration of Bhikshuni Order
Nepal is the birthplace of Buddha, India is the land of preaching and China is the land of Supreme fulfillment of Buddhism. This relationship, therefore, can be exemplified by a tree whose roots have in Nepal, its trunk in India and its branches extend far into China and the world.
Nepal: Maoists bottom-line, CA with federalism
That he is still ferocious and a smart player of the politics came to the fore just yesterday, October 26, 2012, when Chairman Dahal declared in Bhaktapur that “we will not quit the government unless the parties agree to revive the Nepal CA body and draft a new constitution through the same authority”.
Nepal perspective: Military intervention is not the solution
US should critically evaluate over the differences of its decades long foreign policies that are creating an anti-American sentiment worldwide.
South Asia: Rehabilitation and Reconstruction in Post-Conflict Sri Lanka
It is in this regards that the International Community, especially the Governments in South Asia, has an obligation towards working with the Sri Lankan Government while sharing the lessons learnt on not only rehabilitation and reconciliation but also on counter insurgency strategy and practices.
Nepal Views: Polish success in market economy and attracting foreign investment
Poland still faces many challenges. The transition from Communism to EU integration and the unemployment hit the people very hard. Thanks to the EU and flexible labor laws, many people flocked to the Western Europe and the UK looking for work and better life.
Indo-Pak normalized ties must for Peace in South Asia
Indeed it occupies a paramount position in Indo-Pak relations and over the years it has abundantly become clearer that without its resolution, the peace of South Asia would continue to remain an elusive commodity.