News Nepal » Politics: Nepal Elections: More Women Have a Seat at the Table, But Will They Have a Voice?
The question now, however, is whether that numerical representation actually translates into engendering Nepal’s political process. Certainly, these are significant developments toward building inclusive participatory spaces for women, and will continue ...
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News Nepal » Politics: Nepal Elections: Reading The Results – Analysis
What were the reasons for the rise of the left in Nepal? What would the future political course in Nepal be? How will the new government deal with its two neighbours, India and China? The chances of forming the government was nearly certain when the two bi ...
News Nepal » Politics: Nepal Elections: More Women Have a Seat at the Table, But Will They Have a Voice? - The Asia Foundation - In Asia
The Asia Foundation - In AsiaNepal Elections: More Women Have a Seat at the Table, But Will They Have a Voice?The Asia Foundation - In AsiaIt is critical for all stakeholders invested in Nepal's democratization process to go beyond the hardwired investment on building the operational skills and capacity of the elected women representatives. While it will be necessary to support women ...
News Nepal » Politics: Alliance of communist parties leading poll results in Nepal
They also promised a stable government for the next five years, Sharma said. Nepal has had 10 prime ministers in the past 11 years. The political instability has been blamed for slow progress in Nepal, one of the world's poorest countries. Many voters said ...
News Nepal » Politics: Communists Sweep the Nepali Elections, a Blow to the Establishment Parties - AlterNet
AlterNetCommunists Sweep the Nepali Elections, a Blow to the Establishment PartiesAlterNetThe United Left Front, which was formed in 1990 to fight for a democratic system in the Jan Andolan, was guided by what would become the Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist Leninist), one of the main pillars in the current Communist alliance ...and more »
News Nepal » Politics: Nepal's Oli, most likely next PM, wins parliament seat
Nepal is a natural buffer between China and India, with the ruling Nepali Congress party considered pro-India and the left alliance seen closer to China. “If Oli leads the new government, he will be forced to be pragmatic in maintaining a geo-political ...
News Nepal » Politics: Nepal polls: Left alliance celebrates victory - ANI News
ANI NewsNepal polls: Left alliance celebrates victoryANI NewsAs per the vote count, the biggest achiever of the general election, the UML has gained 23,93,951 votes followed by Nepali Congress with 23,07,631 votes. The former rebel guerilla group Maoist Centre was left with 9,42,063 votes but the merger between ...and more »
News Nepal » Politics: What the Success of the Left Alliance Means for Nepal
Also read: Eleven Years in the Making, Left Alliance Could Herald New Era of Political Stability in Nepal Also, these days, it is hard to find an ‘anti-China’ political outfit in Nepal. Even within the Nepali Congress there is now a big constituency ...
News Nepal » Politics: Use of Pakistan by Indians - The Northlines
The NorthlinesUse of Pakistan by IndiansThe NorthlinesThe attack was planned by ISI operative Mohd Shafi Sheikh who roped in a Nepalese citizen Shamshul Hoda. This was carried out to discredit the central government in run -up to the UP elections. So Pakistan has been trying to influence politics in India ...and more »
News Nepal » Politics: Peaceful conduct of elections 'historic moment' for Nepal, says UN chief
which declared Nepal a federal state. The Secretary-General “hopes that all parties will maintain the same spirit in the next stages of the electoral process,” the statement added. The Secretary-General encouraged the Government, political parties and ...
News Nepal » Politics: RSS COMMENTARY: Nepali Congress' debacle in election – who to blame, what are the reasons? - Kathmandu Tribune
RSS COMMENTARY: Nepali Congress' debacle in election – who to blame, what are the reasons?Kathmandu TribuneIs it sure coming government imposes authoritarianism in Nepal? Such questions are rife during tea talks and chit chat in news room which carry with them apprehensions, aspirations and concerns. The successful conduct of the elections to the federal ...and more »
News Nepal » Politics: Nepal's Communist parties poised for election landslide
Nepal's Communist parties were headed Monday for a landslide win in elections seen as a turning point after two decades of conflict, political instability and disaster that have crippled the Himalayan country. The landmark elections for national and ...
News Nepal » Politics: Nepal takes a Left turn towards Beijing Consensus - ThePrint
ThePrintNepal takes a Left turn towards Beijing ConsensusThePrintThe Left Alliance, however, hit a roadblock in the southern plains where the political alliance of Sanghiya Samajwadi Party Nepal (SSPN) and Rashtriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) are headed for an equally overwhelming majority in Province-2 for ...and more »
News Nepal » Politics: UML-MC unification soon: CPN-UML leader Nepal
He further urged the locals not to doubt it. Leader Nepal also committed to forwarding the developmental projects in the country reasoning the political struggle was completed with the completion of local, provincial and federal elections. He also thanked ...
News Nepal » Politics: Unraveling Nepali Congress's defeat - Republica
RepublicaUnraveling Nepali Congress's defeatRepublicaWith heightened expectations from Maoists, a new political force which was still a virgin in politics, people voted immensely across the country, including Kanchanpur. The CPN-Maoists won 229 seats in the first CA. Nepali Congress and CPN-UML became ...and more »
News Nepal » Politics: Doll's funeral commemorates Nepal's disappeared
After agreement with the Maoist and other political parties of the country, Nepal government setup Truth and Reconciliation Commission and Commission of Investigation on Enforced Disappeared Person in February 2015, almost a decade after the conflict ended.
News Nepal » Politics: Left win in Nepal spells worry for India - The New Indian Express
Left win in Nepal spells worry for IndiaThe New Indian ExpressNEW DELHI: The almost certain victory of the Communist-Maoist alliance in Nepal's historic elections is likely to deal a blow to India's waning influence in the former kingdom. Following the abolition of monarchy on December 24, 2007, Nepal has had 10 ...and more »
News Nepal » Politics: Nepal elections: Left coalition poised to win, bad news for India but ... - Scroll.in
Scroll.inNepal elections: Left coalition poised to win, bad news for India but ...Scroll.inA Left alliance is poised for victory and KP Oli, who has reached out to China in recent years, is expected to become prime minister.and more »
News Nepal » Politics: The second coming - Republica
RepublicaThe second comingRepublicaNow that the elections have legitimized the constitution, one of Oli's biggest challenges will no doubt be handling India. The past century of official ties between Nepal and India has been characterized by profound asymmetry in India's favor. Nepal ...and more »