• Federalism complex issue , Nepal neither can accept nor reject: Chitra

    Chairman Chitra Bahadur K.C. of Rastriya Janmorcha Nepal opines that nowhere in the world has constitution been promulgated in consensus between all the stakeholders. He made the remark while addressing an interaction in Kathmandu, Saturday December 20, 2014.

  • Nepal Politics: Oli remarks irks Nepal Maoists, leave venue

    The so-called decisive talks between the three major parties, Nepali Congress, United Marxist Leninist and Unified Maoists held on Saturday at Prime Ministerial residence in Baluatar, Kathmandu following exchange of fiery words got foiled.

  • Nepal CA body should be dissolved: Gurung demands

    On the difficult mission, the secretary of the Nepal Communist Party-Maoist (w/ dash Maoist) has arrived in the district of Salyan, December 19, 2014. His party is headed by lethargic looking Mohan Baidya Kiran who is advised to go for retirement. The party formed by Biplav is named as Nepal Communist Party Maoist (w/o dash Maoist).

  • Khadka plans to set Nepal Charter ablaze before its birth

    But is the NC still in political scene? “The party must immediately correct its decision to support the declaration of secular state from the only Hindu nation in the world,” he said while addressing a gathering in the district of Kavre Friday December 19, 2014.

  • Time over for consensus in Nepal: Khanal

    The proposal forwarded by the Political Dialogue and Consensus Committee in the Constituent Assembly after thorough discussion should be allowed to undergo the process he said and opined that issues of disputes need to be settled by the CA itself.

  • What is the bottom-line: question Maoist to ruling Nepal parties

    A day after rejecting ‘parliamentary model of democracy with a titular head of the state’ the main opposition party Unified Maoists to the utter bewilderment of the ruling parties have asked them to provide their bottom-line on the model of the constitution.

  • Is Nepal CA ending an option not to draft Charter: Poudel asks

    The United Marxist Leninist leader Bishnu Poudel raised a pertinent question addressing the Constituent Assembly, Friday December 19, 2014. He asked, “The only alternative to not drafting constitution either through consensus or not even by a majority is to dissolve the Constituent Assembly.”

  • We do not spread Christianity in Nepal: German Ambassador

    Ambassador Meyer took charge over the German Embassy in September, 2014. Following British Ambassador Andrew James Sparkes open support to ‘Protection of Right to Religious Conversion’ that drew flak in Nepal, reports have it envoys of the European Nations seated in Kathmandu have been greatly divided.

Opinion

Ms. Pampha Bhusal, NCP-Maoists leader, nepal

But since this CA is an impediment for forward oriented changes and hence

Opinion

Yub Raj Gyawali, Vice Chairman, UML party, Nepal

It is not a question that the constitution can’t be drafted under external

Opinion

Professor Surendra K. C, History Department, Tribhuvan University, Nepal

Practically all exhibited their inner profound love and service towards him. Modi got

Opinion

Laxman Ghimire, Nepali Congress leader

But the fact is that the NC leaders from Mechi to Mahakali have

Opinion

Mohan Bikram Singh, General Secretary, NCP-MASAL, Nepal

Definitely, Mohan Baidya has the Marxist-Leninist line. But as regards the issues of

Five Question

Jagat Gauchan, RPP leader, Nepal

The King will definitely stage a comeback. Where has the King gone after

Five Question

Mohan Baidya, Chairman, NCP-Maoists, Nepal

We the real and honest revolutionaries are determined to form a single Communist

Five Question

Dr. Babu ram Bhattarai, Senior leader, Maoists party, Nepal

Talking as members inside the regional body, well all possess the similar status.

Five Question

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Had the 1990 Constitution been a curse for the nation? Was everything

Five Question

Bhim Prasad Gautam, Unified Maoists leader, Nepal

Yes! It is a matter of fact that foreign play prevails in Nepal.

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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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Telegraph Nepal,

The government and political parties that were behind the unceremonious ouster of United

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Rajan karki, Senior Journalist, Nepal/Chief Ed. Gorkha Express

A change definitely is a reform for the better. In the name of

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Ram Hari Joshi, Senior Leader, Nepali Congres

The then Indian Ambassador to Nepal, C.P. N Sinha played a crucial role

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Dr. Prakash Chandra Lohani, Vice Chairman Rastriya Jan Shakti Party

The major challenge ahead of us is to get rid of this political

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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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Strengthening Peace Processes through Track III Approach in Nepal

Community mediation by elderly and wise leaders’ approach has become popular in Nepal since ancient days. Local NGOs, civil society and community-based organizations engaged in mediation and culture of peace have introduced the principles of gender justice, social justice for Dalits and the poor and universal human rights.
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Rapid economic and social transformation be objective of Nepal diplomacy

Regional Cooperation: Leadership of both the summit and the secretariat of SAARC and later BIMSTEK should be utilized to strengthen relations with neighboring countries as well as in promoting investment, tourism, exports and trade diversification.
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NGO proliferation in Nepal only a post-democracy phenomenon

Proliferation of NGOs in Nepal, though only a post-democracy movement phenomenon, has not been able to prove their efficacy in society except in the case of education and advocacy. Ecologist, feminist and indigenous movements have gained some currency through these NGOs.
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Nepal’s efforts to industrialize are circumscribed by open border with India

The impact of globalization is so persuasive that Indian goods with a trademark label ‘for sale in Nepal’ have replaced not only Nepali goods but also goods from overseas in recent years in Nepali market that is yet to acquire the character of a national market.
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Local Self-Government in Nepal: Evolving Practices

The history of local self-government in Nepal can be traced to about five decades back when it got rid of the century-old family autocracy of Ranas. It was basically a rural country without an institutionalized form of governance.
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Nepali effort towards economic advance is Development sans delivery

Although Asia’s embattled economies are still fragile - ‘use of the community itself for sustainable poverty alleviation programs at the lowest level of aggregation,’ appears to be the only hope for billions of the poor in this region.
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A DECADE OF GOVERNANCE IN NEPAL: POLITICAL ASPECT

It is this system that is now a decade old. One recalls an analysis concluding that the first decade is the most crucial for new democracies to the point that such nascent democracies even go to war in the first decade. We have not gone to war and the multi party constitution and system are intact.
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A dignified and principled foreign policy is what Nepal needs

Nepal’s national interest can be undermined if the security or vital political interests of either of big neighbours are undermined in Nepal. Despite the declared policy of not allowing the Nepalese soil against the security or political interests of the neighbouring countries, including India and China....
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UK envoy in Nepal is Persona Non Grata

Cool down Mr. Ambassador. You have pinched the Nepali sentiments whether they are Christian or the followers of Hinduism. You could not understand as to how the Nepalese live together. Better learn from “we the Nepalese people”, if you wish.
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Nepal: Make public SAARC event expenditure!

Now that the ‘talking club meets of the South Asian respected buffoons’ have come to an end and thus logic demands that the Nepal Government should clarify as to what was the limit of the money that had been poured in to make the talkathon a grand success- that it was definitely not.
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We the fools of Nepal

The festivals come at regular intervals thanks the republican order, an order nobody has understood so far as to what it literally means and for whom it has been in force in the country since a couple of years approaching a decade or so.
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Nepal: Ensure Big Guy, China, entry into SAARC body or dismantle

The results though are cipher to the extent that the declarations and commitments contained therein made by these talkative leaders at time of the inception of the regional body itself remains yet to be brought into practice and let’ not talk of the recent years’ announcements. So sad.
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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 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: Development Discourse of Civil Society

Although the role of fieldworkers in the execution of the proposed program is vital, there is still a need for more special and more specific knowledge to ensure the efficiency of planning and evaluation studies. Democratic development, however, involves not only the restructuring of state-civil society relation toward freedom, economic justice, equality, autonomy and cooperation but also the role of donors.
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Nepal: THE MISSING DYNAMICS OF PEACE PROCESS:

The peace process should have addressed the structural problems which bred the insurgency. Until 2007, Nepal’s peace process was viewed with great optimism as it unfolded quickly, moving fast from the 12-point understanding to CPA to CA election to the realization of a republic (Heiniger, 2009: 47-48).
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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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