Nepal Politics: Oh Those Garish Alien Growls

We did try to tame the Tibetans. The Chinese just kept asking us for more, without stopping to ponder their own role in aggravating the situation. By Maila Baje Oh those pesky foreigners. Can’t they just shut up, for a change? It’s been hard enough to ward off snarkiness of

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Nepal Politics: A Circus by Indian Stooges

By Shashi P.B.B. Malla — Baburam Bhattarai’s recent visit to New Delhi has brought various truths to the foreground. He was known to have a soft heart for Indian interests and now he has proved it again. To put pressure on the ruling coalition to promote ‘consensus politics’ in the

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Nepal Politics: A Paradigm Shift is a Must

By Prof. Dr. Sushil Raj Pandey — Why was the 12-Point Agreement compromised in New Delhi and not in Rolpa. This is the pertinent question which has not been addressed by the concerned parties of the agreement. Was it because Comrade Prachanda was assured of full safety by Dr. Bhattarai

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Nepal: The Grand Game of Triangulation

By Maila Baje — In retrospect, the sudden influx of Maoists into Kathmandu Valley in the week before the Narayanhity Massacre made much more sense. The second constituent assembly elections finally produced the results that were supposed to have emerged in 2008. Notice how everything is running in reverse? Since

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