Pushpa Kamal Dahal's visit to Mahakaleshwar temple, Ujjain was an attempt to showcase his 'Hindu' credentials for the BJP government – and to convince them his being in office was in India's best interest vis a vis China
By Yubaraj Ghimire Jun 08, 2023
For India, Sher Bahadur Deuba in power was the best case scenario, with Prachanda's ally in the current government, KP Oli, being viewed as pro-China. Here's what is happening in Nepal, and what it can mean for India.
By Yubaraj Ghimire Dec 27, 2022
Nepal's mainstream parties -- the Nepali Congress and half a dozen Communist groups -- have traditionally maintained a distance from the Sangh. But that changed with the recent visits of PM Deuba, Nepal Maoist leader Prachanda
By Yubaraj Ghimire Jul 22, 2022
Traders say the plan to connect the country with China could face issues due to a lack of proper roads and customs infrastructure on the Nepalese side of the border. The nearest Chinese port is also located more than 2,600 km from its border.
By Yubaraj Ghimire Sep 10, 2018
The Nepal government last week closed down the United Nations’ Department of Political Affairs (UN-DPA) that was active, at times controversially, here for the past seven years as a residue of the UN Mission to Nepal assisting the peace process
By Yubaraj Ghimire Jun 13, 2018