The US as an old friend of Nepal should contribute to building its real economy instead of engaging it in a strategic game that weakens its ability to deliver lasting peace, development and prosperity to its citizens.
The left government needs to unswervingly put its mind and effort in prioritising strategic projects and implementing them at all costs.
A stable Nepal will work out well for India’s own security interests.
One of the biggest achievements of Madhesh movements is that Madheshi got a renewed sense of dignity and pride in their own identity.
Madhesis want to be equal citizens of this country but the major political parties view their demands as communal and even against the national interests.
The formation of new government after the elections to House of Representatives and provincial parliaments has paved way for political stability.
It is imperative that the centre should take steps to minimise conflicts with the government of Province 2.
If this party fails to make use of the Mahasamiti meeting to infuse its rank with new life blood, it may never get another opportunity knocking at its door again.
The government is making preparations to observe 2020 as Visit Nepal Year with a target to bring in 2 million tourists. And there is good news in this regard as any Indian Chief Minister visited Nepal.
Bibaha Panchami contributes in consolidating and deepening the centuries-old relations between the people of Nepal and India.
As internal conflict deepens, Mahato has been trying to pacify Thakur by declaring him a towering leader.
As has been pointed out above, Nepal’ economy has gone through a mediocre performance—reflected in the fact that the realized level of economic growth has just been a third to one-half of what could have been possible with available inputs, technology, and the amount of international support the country has received.
There is the need to promote the Madhesh region and preserve its historic, religious and cultural heritage sites.
Some diabolic elements have been hell-bent on spreading the heresies of separate Madhes at the behest of foreign forces.
If the stalemate persists even after Chhath, it is not farfetched to imagine the two parties making common cause with extremists like CK Raut
May Goddess Durga bless all the Nepalis for positivity, good health, happiness, peace and prosperity and protect this heavenly country from the evils.
The airport is the latest example of the need to balance economic needs with environmental protection, even though the main argument against the project is its cost and economic viability.
It is no secret that the major political parties perfunctorily accepted federalism under pull and push of internal as well as external pressures. Federalism is about ensuring self-rule and shared rule between the three tiers of government through the judicious allocation of resources among them, but its opponents claim that federalism was foisted on Nepal as per the Indo-European design to create multiple power centres.
Madhesi parties won a comfortable majority in Province 2 and a good number of seats in the Parliament not because they were popular but because they led the Madhesi movement demanding amendment to the constitution.
It was blatant violation of democratic principles to detain somebody just for waving black flag at a minister. The police were part of the government and the government was thus responsible for Yadav’s death.