• Nepal: Biplav Maoist warn India of spill over effect

    The Nepal Communist Party Maoist headed by Netra Bikram Chand Biplav has warned India not to interfere in the internal matters of Nepal and to stop imposing its hegemonic decisions on Nepal. The party had organized a protest in Kathmandu against India’s economic blockade and continued interference in the internal matters of Nepal.

  • Ensure effective, safe and rapid passage to Nepal: UN

    We are alarmed by reports that at least four people have been killed and many injured, from both sides, in violent clashes over the weekend during protests in the Terai area of southern Nepal. The latest killings bring to at least 50 the death toll since protests against the new Constitution began in August this year.

  • Known Nepal faces support Indian blockade, no wonder

    The trio tooth and nail rejected the widespread belief in Nepal that India is sponsoring the movement in Tarai being carried out by some Madhesh based parties and also denied that India has imposed economic blockade on Nepal. They were speaking at a program organized by Nepal India Friendship Society at Soaltee Hotel in Kathmandu.

  • Nepal:Keep restraint, practical solution soon, says Kaji Shrestha

    The parties who were present in today’s meeting have agreed to come up with their common stand before the next parliamentary meeting, so claimed Prime Minister’s press advisor Pramod Dahal referring to the meeting outcome.

  • Nepal: Baidya party in action, submits letter at Indian mission

    The Nepal Communist Party-Revolutionary headed by veteran communist leader Mohan Baidya Kiran submitted a memorandum at the Indian Embassy in Kathmandu deploring the India imposed economic blockade on Nepal.

  • India exploits Nepal weakness time and again: DPM Chitra KC

    Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Poverty Alleviation Chitra Bahadur K.C. claim that the leaders of agitating Madhesi parties are merely the tools of Indian establishment. The veteran communist leader is also the chairman of Rastriya Janmoracha Nepal.

  • DPM Kamal Thapa to brief diplomatic community soon

    In all those meetings Rae according to reports had presented his country’s view point on turmoil in Madhesh and also defended that his country has no role to play in the blockage of essential goods in the border trade points with Nepal.

  • Nepal: No to two States theory in Terai, claims Acharya

    “No agreement as such exists between the Madhesi parties and the government ever to divide Tarai into one or two provinces. If we accept the Madhesi demand how are we going to meet the demands of Chure Bhawar Pradesh,” he said.


Shrish S Rana, Senior Political Analyst Nepal

What sort of democracy? Centuries of self government at the local levels are


Gokarna Bista, Secretary UML, Nepal

His courage in stepping up the Dhara Hara tower, personally speaking,


Dr. Prakash Chandra Lohani, Senior leader, RPP, Nepal

The assumption of the role of leadership of RPP at the moment by


Pradip Nepal, UML leader, Nepal

I did not meet high flying leaders from China. I just met with


Dr. Shekhar Koirala, Nepali Congress leader, nepal

We are going with the spirit of the 12 point agreement and also

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Narayan Kaji Shrestha, Senior leader, Nepal Maoists party

It is true that we have so far failed in drafting the constitution.

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Ram Chandra Poudel, Vice Chairman, Nepali Congress

To say that the constitution should enjoy complete consensus means that this nation

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Kamal Thapa, Chairman, RPP-Nepal

The leaders of the RPP and RPP-Nepal have felt the need for the

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Thakur Prasad Sharma, RPP leader, nepal

Since we possess similar views and thus there is the pressure from the

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Madan Regmi, Senior Political analyst, Nepal

But I too sometimes fail to understand why China has to act in

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Telegraph Nepal,

at a time when political moderation is in short supply, the parties have

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Telegraph Nepal,

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Madan Mani Dixit, Senior Nepali Journalist

This would satisfy all. It would then be taken as the most democratic

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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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Mohan Baidya-KIRAN, Unified Maoists Party

The term of the Constituent Assembly has been extended. It is okay in

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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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Right to Information Nepal: Current status noted

The government has not yet appointed a nodal agency or a body within the government to be responsible for promoting the implementation of the Act. Similarly, there is no central body or nodal point which is responsible for monitoring and enforcing compliance by public bodies to their obligations under the Act.
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Nepal: Reforming our own foreign job sector

Hundreds on Nepali women migrants endure similar or even worse forms of suffering every year. In just last three months, the Nepali embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia has rescued and repatriated 25 Nepali women who were suffering sexual, physical and economic exploitation.
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Time for Nepal to think outside the box

The very blockade has caused the government suffer a major setback in customs collection, which is its biggest revenue source. Any significant shortfall in government revenue is almost sure to hit capital expenditure, which in turn will affect infrastructure development and employment in the long run.
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Right to Information Nepal: Current status

It is nearly four years after the Act was adopted, but the volume of requests for information is very low and, also no effective mechanism has yet been developed to monitor the requests filed for information. Compliance with the proactive publication rules in the RTI Act is also limited.
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Indian blockade and Nepal expert strong expressions

The government must redouble its efforts to ease the situation in these two areas on priority basis. Firstly, special efforts should be made through all possible diplomatic channels with India to work out the easing of the blockade by India.
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Economic blockade, border and India intention on Nepal

India has imposed the blockade under the pretext of supporting the movement and cause of the Madhesi people. But it is all farce and intrigue. Madhesi people should not be mistaken by Indian design. India does not support Nepal and Nepalese people but only its lackeys.
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Act fast time is running out for Nepal

Thanks to the blatant blockade being imposed by India on Nepal, they have been reeling under acute shortages of fuel, including cooking gas for the last six weeks. Apart from other commodities, there is also a scarcity of as sensitive things as medicines along with oxygen cylinders.
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Nepal: Building Resilient Societies through Civic Education

The Nepali communities had organized collective action at the level of individuals, neighborhoods, hamlets, villages, watersheds, etc in the aftermath of quake when the nation was just recovering from a decade-long Peoples’ War.
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Nepal now willingly in Chinese lap

Whether China was, as a country and now a major world power, interested in Nepali politics and wanted to exert influence in Nepali affairs is not known because the Chinese diplomacy is quiet and thus it is beyond any body’s guess as to what China would do next.
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PM Modi and smiling Nepal population

But we heard that you PM Modi had wept after the Bihar election results. We loved that and listened to your debacle interestingly. Thanks Nitish and Laloo Yadav who made you to weep and hope that in UP elections the same fate will chase you. Take it for granted.
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An appeal from Nepal to PM Modi

Despite the Nepali sufferings, yet in some corner of Nepali hearts Indian PM Modi is revered. When he had landed in Kathmandu last year for the first time and the manner he won the hearts of the domestic population was just exemplary. In many more ways than one, Indian PM Modi had already became a role model for Nepali population.
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Is US listening Nepal voice?

After all trade matters against human values. Yet questions could be asked as to why these friendly countries have taken a stance of stoic silence only because of trade relations with India or are there some other reasons which have not been allowing them not to speak against India?
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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.
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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.
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Talk of consensus in package…Resham Firiri…Resham Firiri…Udera jaun Ki….

I have been told by my superiors that talks keep one’s health in a very good shape. I have become health conscious these days as we have arrived at a consensus inside our own family.
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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.
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Indian barbarity at its worst in Nepal

India continues to enjoy smothering the daily lives of Nepal. The unwarranted economic blockade imposed by the southern neighbour some two weeks back has caused enormous difficulties herein the country.
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Nepal-China Relations and CPC 18th Congress

The problem is basically internal but in the current regional and global context continued understanding, goodwill and support of a powerful and friendly neighbor like China will be crucial in the struggle of the Nepalese people to come out of their current internal problems and external challenges
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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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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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Originally, laws are natural or positive. Natural laws devote universal law prescribed by divinity or nature. All modern laws are positivistic in nature. They dominate modem times. In the twenty first century of today, modern laws comprise in the main all the positive elements of State and Society.
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Nepal: International Terrorism: Threat to Global Security

The global scene nowadays seems to have been dominated by all pervasive violence, terrorism is the most virulei manifestation of such violence. It is true that people are living through the age of terrorism. Nobody is immune from the octopuses of terrorism.
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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 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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