August 29, 2017 8:35 pm
Mohan Bahadur Basnet, Minister for Information and Communications said the Constitution would come into full implementation after conducting third phase of local polls, provincial and parliamentary elections.
June 07, 2017 4:19 pm
Sher Bahadur Deuba is said to enjoy a good rapport with prominent Indian leaders, which could potentially aid him in arresting the increasing disenchantment between the Madhesis and the hill people. He has also promised to amend the new Constitution to fulfill the demands of the Madhesi people.
January 24, 2016 1:22 pm
As many as 24 proposals were filed by more than 100 lawmakers of different parties, seeking to amend the bill.
November 04, 2015 12:22 am
India must know it may be engendering resentments in Nepal that will remain long after the current crisis is over.
December 25, 2015 11:31 pm
Nepal’s constitution inaugurates the new, but it protects too much of the old.
September 26, 2015 12:12 am
As long as half of Nepal feels it has been shortchanged by the new constitution, political stability will elude it.
September 24, 2015 11:33 am
The Indian Express reported Wednesday that India has conveyed to Nepal’s leadership the seven amendments it wants in their Constitution to ensure it is acceptable to the Madhesis and Janjatis.
September 24, 2015 2:34 am
Nepal’s seventh constitution in 67 years was promulgated in Kathmandu on Sunday. Apart from the seven provisions to which New Delhi has objected — the source of violent Madhesi protests along the border with India — what else does it contain?
September 24, 2015 8:08 am
These “amendments” have been conveyed to Nepal’s leadership by the Indian government through official channels Ranjit Rae, India’s ambassador to Nepal.
September 23, 2015 1:05 am