Political, economic and social power shift in Nepal must for societal change
The stratification of Nepalese society along ecological, economic, social and political lines strongly bears a sign of economic inertia what might be called fatalism, people perceive that their fortune is determined more by spiritually predetermined fate rather than by hard labor.
Nepal: Petition filed in SC, Susta border dispute with India
This place which was the Susta VDC in Nepal was merged with the Tribeni VDC in 1980, calling it Tribeni-Susta VDC, and the area along the banks of the river on the north of Susta has been called Ward No. 4 of the VDC.
Poverty level equally hits core of democracy in Nepal
The next obstacle is the lack of a vision among the political leadership. National vision is, of course, one of the major conditions for the successes of democracy in Nepal. Most of the Nepalese leaders lack selfless, visionary, strong and effective leadership.
Nepal: Foreign private investment and regional Scenario
Although, net FDI inflows to South Asian countries increased substantially from $ 7l7million in 1992 to $ 3426 million in 1998, FDI inflows are largely concentrated in a few countries. In 1998, $ 3100 million or 90 percent of total FDI inflows to South Asian countries had been directed to India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
Poverty alleviation in Nepal: Dynamics of poverty
In Nepal, most development policies, strategies, programmes and projects are “donor-driven” and “donor-drained”. It is time now to design and develop national programs built on national priorities and needs by national experts, with outside technical assistance only if “absolutely” required.
Nepal: Susta land encroachment, Fixed or fluid boundary principle?
To stop encroachment and to maintain Nepal’s territorial sovereignty a police post was also established in Susta. Later the post was strengthened health post and schools were established. Still, the Indian side has not stopped claiming that the Susta area belongs to them.
Globalization undermined Nepal labor welfare policies
The successive governments of Nepal have tried several measures to attract foreign investment to meet the gap between savings and investments, bring foreign capital, technology, information, management practices and marketing connection.
China and Nepal: Towards Strategic Partnership
This year China and Nepal are marking the historic 60th year anniversary of establishment of bilateral diplomatic ties in a big and special way. Chinese nation and people have generally a deep sense of history.
Koirala should vacate Nepal PM post
Thus in all, to expect that PM Koirala will submit his resignation any time soon will be a self defeating exercise. Yes! He will have to if he is hard pressed by the coalition partner which gets enough backing from PM Koirala’s rival camp in the Nepali Congress.
Nepal: Exhausted and fatigued Prachanda
When Prachanda who enjoys the shield of highly trained commandoes remains in a threatened state then let’s not talk of how the common men may have been living in this country-a country that is still being taken as a peace loving and of ever smiling population.
Thirty two glorious years of Nepal Telegraph weekly
We think we could do much for the nation but remain now in a fatigued and exhausted state, age wise, and thus demand apology from MOTHER NEPAL for a variety of professional reasons. Any time from now, we can disappear from the Kathmandu’s political scene and the media market.
Doomed fate of we the people of Nepal
With all these symptoms of a failed state, deteriorating law and order not included, the ruling coalition yet claims to provide what is called the good governance in a country where the existence of a good government has become a day dreaming affair since decades and decades.
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.
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...”.
Homage to Nepal industrialist late TR Dugar
Later my father, now late, told us that he was an emerging Biratnagar industrialist, Tola Ram Dugar. Though late Dugar was some years junior to my father yet they were good friends. After all, Biratnagar had limited number of families.
Indian film maker insults Nepal
Insulting and humiliating the Nepalese nationals by the citizens of the neighboring Indian Republic, which only came into existence, 1947, thanks the British East India Company, is not a new phenomenon.
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.
Nepal: New Refugees from India
The Nepalese leaders have started visiting Delhi again, not just for medical check-up, but a friendly visit as they’d like to describe, where Nepal’s political situation can be shared, and the possibilities can be explored and discussed.
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).
Nepal lawyers interpret SC verdict on CA differently: Media
Look how the country’s lawyers, eminent ones albeit, have taken the Supreme Court fresh verdict, May 25, 2011, made as regards the tenure of the already decayed Constituent Assembly. No comments henceforth.
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.
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.
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.
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.