• Nepal DPM Speaks his heart: Claims changes led by Upper Caste

    Gautam got particularly annoyed with the repeated reference being made to the word 'inclusion' by the janajati leaders and in response he said, "Let us stop talking of castes and ethnicity…you must not forget that the changes you are enjoying right now was successfully led by the 'upper class'.

  • Bottom-line: Ten State Model & Directly Elected President, say Nepal's Maoist

    "Their demand for an all-party political conference is totally correct and legal," said leader Barsaman Pun Ananta of the party and he added, "We cannot promulgate the constitution without taking the NCP-Maoist into account."

  • Madhav Nepal's challenge to K.P. Oli: Let's fight!

    Senior United Marxist Leninist leader Madhav Kumar Nepal asked at a meeting of the party top leadership whether the establishment faction has made up its mind for a serious confrontation in the party? The newly elected party chairman K.P. Sharma Oli was not present at the meeting held at the party parliamentary office in Singh Durbar, September 1, 2014.

  • Nepal Parties cheating population smartly, explodes Chitra Bahadur KC

    When asked as to what transpired between the leaders of major parties at a meeting of the Constitutional-Political Dialogue Committee held in Singh Durbar, Kathmandu, August 31, 2014 Chairman Chitra Bahadur K.C. of Rastriya Janmorcha had made these frustrating remarks.

  • New force demands RTC, to provide space to former Nepal King Gyanendra

    "For political stability and national unity a round table conference is the only solution that also provides space to the former King", says Manmohan Shumshere Rana of Nationalist Democratic Front addressing a press-meet held in Kathmandu, August 31, 2014.

  • Madhav Nepal: Unified Maoists obstructing constitution draft

    The Unified Maoists Party leaders who are yet to acknowledge their defeat in the Constituent Assembly election have been unnecessarily obstructing the constitution drafting process, says senior United Marxist Leninist Leader and former Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal.

  • Nepal: One Madhesh demand irrelevant, nonchalance shocks Gacchedhar

    Chairman Bijaya Kumar Gacchedhar of Madhesi Janaadhikar Forum-Loktantrik is of the view that promulgating new charter through two-thirds majority in the Constituent Assembly as planned by the ruling parties Nepali Congress and United Marxist Leninist will be a blunder.

  • No Indian GMR for Upper Karnali, Nepal's own resources be mobilized

    Ten communist parties including Nepal Communist Party-Maoist led by Mohan Baidya are of the view that Hydropower Projects of the sort of Upper Karnali should be constructed by Nepal through the utilization of its own resources rather than allowing the Indian companies to construct them.

Opinion

Arjun Narsingh K. C, Nepali Congress leader

The Nepali State appeared helpless at time of providing of the relief to

Opinion

Shankar Pokhrel, Secretary UML, Nepal

Yes! We have the space to doubt. One is free to doubt. But

Opinion

Bhim Rawal, Vice Chairman UML, nepal

Let's forge consensus on the basis of mutual benefit is what we told

Opinion

C. P. Mainali, Chairman NCP-ML, Nepal

That we will join the government is an agreed talk much ahead of

Opinion

Padma Ratna Tuladhar, Senior HR activist, Nepal

Most of the media houses are politics centered. They are also leaders centric.

Five Question

Yogesh Bhattarai, UML leader, nepal

The UML thinks now to work for a prosperous Nepal. This should be

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Dr. Bhesh bahadur Thapa, Senior Diplomat, Nepal

Or in other words, India takes herself as the supreme. Whether it is

Five Question

Jhal nath Khanal, Chairman UML Party, nepal

I think, my tenure as party leader is perhaps the best time for

Five Question

Mohan Baidya Pokhrel, Chairman, NCP-Maoists, Nepal

As regards your this particular question, what I would say is that if

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Yub Raj Gyawali, Secretary, UML, Nepal

We had already decided that Comrade Bam Dev Gautam will lead the UML

Quote Of The Day

Rabindra Pratap Shah, Inspector General of Police, Nepal, IGP

It is totally unfair to label the entire Police Force as a corrupt

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Sushil Koirala, Nepali Congress President

The Nepali Congress warns the Maoists not to take the magnanimity of the

Quote Of The Day

Mitra Pariyar, Columnist, Nagarik National Daily, September, 22, 2011

“To reward any region and area in the name of a particular ethnic

Quote Of The Day

Srish Ballav Pradhan, Senior Journalist, Nepal

....but in the name of changing the treaty it should not become a

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Ishwar Pokharel, , General Secretary United Marxist Leninists

The leaders who are known for having practiced in the past irregularities, opportunist

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Nagarik Daily, March 20, 2011, Person: Did you find it...look for it carefully...New Constitution is written in the Cigarette Box

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Nepali Politicos engage in shady acts to muster capital for self and party

In Nepal, the impediments to good governance is built into the structure of ‘the society itself which, as observed above, is based on Hindu orthodoxy leading to a highly skewed distribution of productive resources and other attendant benefits.
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Politics of gain favoring NGOs for money culture in Nepal

The politics of gain or convenience has been operating between the donors and the NGOs in the context of development projects in Nepal. The donors always have the upper hand because they have the money. NGOs have a good rapport with donors/INGOs, because donors, in many cases, hire somebody in their own favor to work as consultant in such projects.
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Nepal: Income disparity challenge social unity, political stability and eco growth

For social democrats, social security is a fundamental Right for all human beings. It shall protect and serve as a buffer against the adverse social effects of sudden drops in income and employment-if it is illness, injury, ageing or unemployment.
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Nepal: Gender dimension of social shield in South Asia is bleak

Huge per cent of working people in informal economies in South Asia are women. Women are the single most hurting group that have endured persistent discrimination, gender based violence and institutional failings.
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Nepal: NGOs must build their collective ingenuity and strength

Meticulous care was given to collect facts and evidence on tracing the history of NGO movement in Nepal and on identifying the major trends. Though NGOs with religious/philanthropic missions existed in Nepal in the remote past,..........
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The Sociological Context of (I)NGO Work in Nepal

STATUS OF WOMEN: The role ascribed to women is another important dimension of the tradition of the Nepalese society. Women in general constitute a major disadvantaged segment of the Nepalese population and suffer from several participation- suppressing disabilities.
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Kathmandu Valley is magnificent storehouse of Nepali art

The trend of making idols is continuing still in modern period. In the modern period, along with the use of stone, people also established the tradition of making idols using wood, metal, clay, ivory etc. In Nepal various kinds of concrete, abstract and huge idols are found to be made even today.
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Many NGOs in Nepal are partners or puppets of Western INGOs

The priority and problem formulations of any foreign funded project in Nepal are done by the external funding organizations (here INGOs or donors themselves) than the concerned local ‘NGOs. Many national level NGOs of Nepal are simply partners or puppets of Western INGOs ...
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Quit Nepal PM Post Mr. Koirala voluntarily

Whether the NC itself was and is an autocratic party should be decided by its own party members and by those who have closely been watching the NC functioning over the last six decades or so.
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Nepal PM Koirala talks absurd

When somebody talks of development in Nepal then we remain assured and at times speak to ourselves: not in our lifetime. How the visiting ADB official may have taken the announcement of Nepali PM Koirala is anybody's guess. That's all. Sarbe Bhabantu Sukhina…Sarbey Santu Niramaya…
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Being sick in Nepal is not a crime but State loot is

In the long list of those who have misused the State money first comes Nepal's Permanent President, Dr. Ram Baran Yadav, who for a minor health check up rushed to Japan and the doctors attending him in Tokyo told Dr. Yadav that he was perfectly alright.
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Nepal: Mahathir, Dr. Meyer and Prof. Larry Diamond

But then yet Mahathir's arrival to Nepal in itself is a great event in that at least he pushed the Nepali leaders to the wall. We fail to understand as to how the Nepali politicians may have felt when they listened to what they just wanted not to listen? But they had to by and large.
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Dr. Rizal ko beizzat bhayo aslil Hindi gana ley

Chanting of dirty slogans and ugly songs inside the Nepal’s money spinner CA body has become a common phenomenon.
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Nepal ZoP recharged, thanks Isabelle Duquesne

The long forgotten issue has very freshly been brought to the world attention once again. Thanks Isabelle Duquesne, the writer of the book “Nepal: Zone of Peace”. The book has a touch of Hindu religion because the very cover has Om printed. Omkar embodies the universe.
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Magadh Emperor Chandra Gupta's Nepali linkage

Hari Narayan Apte, an eminent Indian scholar in his book entitled “Chanakya and Chandra Gupta”, clearly mentions in his carefully written book that Chandra Gupta was the son of a KIRATI girl, Mura Devi. He also mentions that Mura Devi hailed from the mountains wherein Kirats lived then and continue to live still.
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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...”.
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Nepal views: Russia and the Multipolar World

Multi polarity of the world will certainly bring a justified balance between the countries, creating a healthy and conducive atmosphere. Moscow’s stance on multi-polar world is certainly the only solution to make the world a better place to live in.
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Nepal and Russia relations, new thinking needed

Nepal possesses precious natural resources, flora & fauna. We export them unprocessed. There are so many items in Nepal which needed scientific research in order to ascertain their potentialities. But where is the manpower, laboratories investment?
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Nepal and Russia Relations and Global Scenario

The existing potential of Russian-Nepalese cooperation is not used in full measure at the level of small-scale and medium scale business and in hydropower production. There are some indications that the interest of the Nepalese businessman in working on the Russian market is growing.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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