Revisiting Civil Society

By Dev Raj DahalCivil society has to take up the policy agenda of progress, climate change and post-conflict peace-building as they affect the citizens most and are important for building a viable future for Nepal.'Without civil society, democracy remains an empty shell; without civil society, the market becomes a jungle.'

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Sino-Indian Proxy War in Nepal

By Deepak Gajurel Radio Talk-show: An analysis of current Nepali domestic politics; Sino-Indian proxy war. Please click on the following link to listen or download the MP3 file (7.2 MB file size; 25.05 Minute length). Comments are Deepak Gajurel

Carter for Nepal’s crisis

Yubaraj Ghimire  Former US President Jimmy Carter is visible once again on Nepal’s uncertain political scene. Last week, he called three major actors — Prime Minister Jhalanath Khanal, Maoist chief Prachanda and Nepali Congress president Sushil Koirala — asking them to do everything to have the new constitution delivered and

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मुलुक चलाउन असफल दलहरु

दीपक गजुरेलसाढे सात महिनाको घमासान तिकडमबाजी पछि प्रधानमन्त्री छान्ने हाम्रा नेताहरु सरकारलाई पूर्णता दिन झण्डै एक महिनादेखि अर्को रडाको गर्दैछन्‍ । र आम नेपाली नागरिकहरुलाई 'हामीले सहमतिको प्रयाश जारी राखेका छौँ' भनेर ढाँट्‍दैछन्‍ । २०६२–६३ को परिवर्तन पछिका झण्डै पाँच वर्षको यो अवधिमा गर्नुपर्ने महत्वपूर्ण कामहरु गरिएका छैनन्‍ । सहकार्य

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Back to the old ways?

By: Yubaraj GhimireThe fate of Nepal’s ongoing peace process and the promised new constitution depends on how sincerely Prachanda and his party, the Unified Communist Party of Nepal-Maoists (UCPN-M), cooperate in the process. He is focused more on retaining the party leadership and all the clout associated with it; supporting

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