Tuesday , September 18 2018
Home / Articles / Article (page 4)

Article

High expectations from Nepal PM’s China visit

BY YOGESHWAR ROMKHAMI Nepali Prime Minister  K.P. Sharma Oli’s visit to China on June 19-24 carries immense importance for bilateral relations, with a slew of agreements lined up in trade, commerce and infrastructure. Various ministries are working to do the homework, mainly on energy, railway and trade. The prime focus …

Read More »

Nepal’s electricity to force India to kneel

BY RATNA SANSAR SHRESTHA, FCA Some Nepali dream of bringing India to her knees by simply switching off supply, after she becomes dependent on Nepal’s electricity! Their idea is for Nepal to export electricity to India to make her dependent on Nepal. There are others that attribute Bhutan’s “prosperity” to …

Read More »

Indian secularism under threat: from Ahimsa to Himsa

BY JAMES THE fundamental goal of Buddhism is peace, not only in this world but in all the worlds. The Hindu philosophy of war and peace can be seen in sacred Hindu texts such as the Vedas, The Law of Manu and the Bhaghavad Ghita. In Hinduism, violence is always …

Read More »

Will communists’ unification survive for long?

BY N. P. UPADHYAYA Kathmandu: The UML and the Maoists Center of Nepal have finally unified and emerged as a intimidating communist power bagging the distinction of being the third in series, after China, Vietnam, communist paraphernalia that at least might have send spine chilling waves in the minds of …

Read More »

A momentous partnership between Nepal and Germany

BY ROLAND SCHÄFER On a TV show recently, I heard a wise man say about his difficult youth: You don’t judge a life by the hand you were initially dealt. You judge a life by how you played that hand. 60 years ago Nepal established diplomatic relations with Germany. Both …

Read More »

Neo-colonization of Arun 3

BY RATNA SANSAR SHRESTHA, FCA Indian Prime Minister visited Nepal last week and laid foundation stone of Arun 3 hydropower project, 900 MW, jointly with Nepal’s PM, “online”. PM Oli has been stressing ad nauseam that he is not a capitulationist. But implementation of Arun 3 project is manifestation of …

Read More »

Memories of 2015 blockade will haunt Modi’s Nepal visit

By Narayan Adhikari: As the visit by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Nepal approaches, there are indications on social media that he will face a chilly welcome. Hash tags like #Blockade Was Crime Mr Modi and #Modi Not Welcome are trending. Modi is due to arrive in the neighboring …

Read More »

Nepal-India relations

BY PROF DR SHASTRA DUTTA PANT In order to understand the relations between the two countries‚ their dimensions can be categorized into five-fold relations: 1. Relations between the Governments of Nepal and India, 2. Relations between the political parties of Nepal and India, 3. Relations between the bureaucracies of Nepal …

Read More »