Kashmir: Could things have turned out otherwise?

Rather than give Kashmir special privileges and create resentment elsewhere in India, it was best to let the state go. As things stood, however, Kashmir...

Is Modi Doing Good for India?

With both the prime minister and his new external affairs minister, S. Jaishankar, tilting towards the United States, India’s status and stature in the...

Secularism: Does Anyone Like Anything Here Anymore?

Secularism was never meant to elevate the various schools of Christianity at the expense of Hinduism and other faiths. By Maila Baje With the government aggressively...

मोदीको बढ्दो शक्ति र नेपाल

नेपालको संविधानमा ‘धर्म निरपेक्षता’ कसरी घुसाईएको हो, त्यसको समग्र ज्ञान प्रचण्ड र ओलीलाई छ, त्यसका मुख्य ‘कर्मकाण्डी’ सुवास नेम्वाङलाई सोधेमा सबै थाहा हुन्छ। त्यस्तै...

जनजातिको दुर्दशाका कारण : वेलायतको शोषण

जनजातिको आजको दुर्दशा बेलायती शोषणको परिणाम हो । प्रा. डा. युवराज सङ्ग्रौला एउटा साह्रै धेरै शोषणको विवरण तपाइँहरु समक्ष राखौं : गुर्खा बृगेडको । १. अहिले सम्म...

भारतले नेपालीसँग क्षमा माग्नुपर्छ

नयाँ दिल्लीले विगतमा आफूले गरेका हस्तक्षेपकारी कामको लागि नेपालका नागरिकहरूसित क्षमायाचना गर्नुपर्दछ । ब्रह्म चेलानी नेपालका नयाँ कम्युनिष्ट प्रधानमन्त्री केपी ओली भर्खरै चीनमा वन्दना गर्न गएका...

China is Muscling India out of the Maldives

By Robert Beckhusen —If the Maldives kicking out the Indian helicopters are any indication, Chinese influence has grown since — if at least in relative terms as India’s presence deteriorates. This fits within China’s larger economic designs in the Indian Ocean, the informally-named “string of pearls” of ports, airports and economic investment stretching from the South China Sea to Pakistan.

भरपर्दो मित्रको खोजीमा चीन

शम्भुराम जोशी — वि. सं. २०१७ को कदम पछि राजा महेन्द्रलाई चीनको आड र भरोसाले बलियो बनाएको आँकलन गर्ने नेपाली कांग्रेस चीन समर्थक रहेन / होइन । र भारतको समर्थनमा अडेका अधिकांश मधेश केन्द्रित दलहरू त अझै छैनन् ।

Sino-Indian Strategic Dialogue on Nepal

China has exponentially expanded its role and influence under our republican dispensation. But has Beijing really crossed any red lines New Delhi may have...

Nepal – China Joint Statement

Nepal – China Joint Statement, Beijing, June 23, 2018

Xi-Modi Summit : Up Next is Nepal!

By Maila Baje — Xi: It’s more than ‘here and there’, from what I hear. Across the board, they feel India can’t stand the fact that they are independent. The king, political parties, even the communists, come running to us whenever they’re in trouble. We mediate, they get their throne/chairs back and what’s the next thing everyone does? Indians this, Indians that. We aren’t fools. We recognized that China had arrived in South Asia long before 2005. But look here, after the fall of the monarchy, we didn’t have a reliable partner. Everyone was either educated or exiled – often both – in India.

Narendra Modi: Unwanted Guest to Nepal

The agony, frankly speaking, is related with the news of the forced arrival of the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Bhai Modi who, take it...