Saturday, Apr 25, 2015

Yubaraj Ghimire

Nepal: 17 Indian pilgrims killed in bus mishap, PM offers condolences
Thu, Apr 23, 2015

The injured passengers have been rushed to Kathmandu for medical treatment. The condition of six injured is critical.

Nextdoor Nepal: When a doctor protests
Sat, Apr 04, 2015

Why Govinda K.C.’s fast shook the government.

Foreign Secy reaches Nepal, takes stock of country’s political situation
Fri, Apr 03, 2015

He met Maoist chief Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Constituent Assembly chairman Subhash Nembang among others.

Nextdoor Nepal: Fear of trial and punishment
Mon, Mar 30, 2015

A new sense of vulnerability is driving the effort to reunify the two Maoist parties.

Nextdoor: Nepal wants to know, India must tell
Mon, Mar 16, 2015

Was there an understanding with Gyanendra in 2006 to continue with the constitutional monarchy?

BJP leader’s remark on Nepal doesn’t reflect govt view: Indian embassy
Thu, Feb 19, 2015

Renu Devi had also spoken in favour of Nepal’s Hindu status being restored.

Nextdoor Nepal: The foreign hand
Sat, Feb 07, 2015

But Nepal’s leaders cannot escape accountability for failing to deliver the constitution.

Exiled from the hills
Sat, Jan 31, 2015

Subash Ghising squandered his gains, but nobody denies his legacy.

Nextdoor Nepal: Failing again
Mon, Jan 26, 2015

Legislature, leaders have once again missed the deadline for the constitution. Can Nepal change course?

Nextdoor Nepal: To be secular or not to be
Tue, Jan 20, 2015

As the deadline for the constitution approaches, political parties continue to be divided on this crucial issue.

Nextdoor Nepal: An undemocratic hurry
Mon, Jan 12, 2015

Nepal may get a constitution after all — but without due process and debate.

Nextdoor Nepal: A failing experiment
Sat, Jan 03, 2015

Can the House give all powers to its chairman and accept his draft as the constitution?

Nextdoor Nepal: To the deadline, empty-handed
Mon, Dec 29, 2014

With the scheduled date for delivery less than a month away, the new constitution is nowhere in sight.

Nextdoor Nepal: Letter from UK, message from China
Mon, Dec 22, 2014

Questions of secularism and federalism divide the political spectrum

Next door Nepal: The price of instability
Mon, Dec 08, 2014

A constitution by any means will likely ignore public opinion and cost India further credibility

Modi among the pigeons
Mon, Dec 01, 2014

India’s PM reminded Nepal’s parties of their constitutional promise. But it may be too late.

Sharif inks one pact, holds out on two
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

The consent on the power pact came after a retreat of South Asian leaders at Dhulikhel.

SAARC summit: PM Narendra Modi, Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif shake hands, but no talks
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

While there was no substantive talk between the two leaders, they did spend almost three hours in a 'convivial' atmosphere.

SAARC summit: Leaders to push Pakistan PM Sharif to sign 3 key pacts
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

Sources said Nepal is very keen that these agreements are signed, or else this summit could be perceived as unsuccessful.

SAARC warmth, some Pak chill
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

Modi at SAARC: India opens itself to region, Pak holds back on agreements.

Sharif for greater interaction with observer nations
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

China, an observer in the grouping, has been trying for a SAARC membership.

Retreat could turn venue for Modi-Sharif talks
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

Sharif, on his part, was evasive on Wednesday when media asked him about a possible meeting with Modi.

Leaders to push Sharif to sign 3 pacts
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

The leaders are expected to meet at a retreat near Dhulikhel in a final attempt to salvage these pacts.

SAARC: China pushes its case for seat through Pakistan, Nepal
Wed, Nov 26, 2014

This was a clear signal that India was not enthusiastic about China’s interest for full-fledged membership of SAARC.

SAARC summit: Modi likely to raise terrorism, 26/11 in presence of Sharif
Wed, Nov 26, 2014

A meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif remained elusive on Tuesday.

Modi to Nepal: Draft Constitution through consensus, not numbers
Wed, Nov 26, 2014

The deadline for constitution promulgation is January 22 and many feel the deadline will be missed again.

SAARC Summit: Prime Minister Narendra Modi likely to meet Pakistan’s Nawaz Sharif
Tue, Nov 25, 2014

This will be their first meeting since May, when Sharif attended Modi’s swearing-in ceremony in New Delhi.

China fields top Nepalese politicians, diplomats in a bid to enter SAARC
Tue, Nov 25, 2014

This comes days after China agreed to provide 10 million Yuan (US$ 1.63 million) annually, from 2014 to 2018, to Nepal.

Mother won’t accept ‘unexplained’ death
Tue, Nov 25, 2014

Shaan Prajapati, a student of Sherwood school, was brought dead by the school authorities after he was taken to Noida’s Fortis hospital.

Nextdoor Nepal: Saarc and after
Mon, Nov 24, 2014

Kathmandu fears a review of Delhi’s Nepal policy post-summit

Modi visit to shrines on, red faces in Nepal govt
Sat, Nov 22, 2014

The retraction comes reportedly after Nepal PM Sushil Koirala spoke to Modi and requested him to go ahead with the programme.

Modi visits to Nepal holy sites cancelled
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

The cancellation of Modi’s visit to Janakpur comes in the wake of protests by opposition parties, mainly the UCPN-Maoist and the Madhesi parties.

Modi’s second coming
Mon, Nov 17, 2014

The state affairs committee of parliament asked the government to clarify if Modi was going to address public rallies.

Nepal govt set to allow Modi’s public meetings
Sat, Nov 15, 2014

We have a tradition of visiting dignitaries being felicitated and their addressing public, said Dinesh Bhattarai.

The invisible state
Mon, Nov 10, 2014

Netra Bikram Chand warned he would soon launch an ‘armed struggle’ to take the erstwhile revolution to its ‘logical conclusion’.

The Chinese formula
Mon, Nov 03, 2014

Beijing tells Kathmandu how much federalism and secularism Nepal can have