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News Nepal » Politics: What the Merger of Nepal’s Communist Parties Means for Their Two Leaders and India

News channel or source: https://thewire.in/227321/what-the-merger-of-nepals-communist-parties-means-for-their-two-leaders-and-india/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

The long-awaited unification of Nepal’s two big communist parties ... put a full stop to his own political career as a supreme leader of the party. From this point, he will not have the last words, as he is used to, in the party’s affair, but will ...

News Nepal » Politics: Driven by India into China’s arms, is Nepal the new Sri Lanka?

News channel or source: http://scmp.com/week-asia/geopolitics/article/2134532/driven-india-chinas-arms-nepal-new-sri-lanka
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

“This is how India has destroyed its own credibility in Nepal,” says political commentator and writer Yubaraj Ghimire. Legacy issues such as these have added to the strains in India-Nepal relations in recent years as the small Himalayan ...

News Nepal » Politics: Nepal's ruling party merges into super bloc with Maoists

News channel or source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/world/nepal-s-ruling-party-merges-into-super-bloc-with-maoists/article/515359
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Nepal's ruling party has merged with a former Maoist rebel group to form a super bloc that experts say will reshape politics after years of turbulence in the Himalayan nation. Officials said Tuesday the new alliance, the Nepal Communist Party, was formally ...

News Nepal » Politics: Into The Sea: Nepal In International Waters – Analysis

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/20022018-into-the-sea-nepal-in-international-waters-analysis/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Does Nepal have the political will to communicate and forge a comprehensive sea transit agreement with its coastal neighbors? Nepal’s chance of securing fleets in and around the Indian Ocean will depend on whether it can convince nations like India of ...

News Nepal » Politics: Nepal: Ruling Party Merges With Maoists, Unifying Left-Wing

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Nepal-Ruling-Party-Merges-With-Maoists-Unifying-Left-Wing-20180220-0023.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Political historian Aditya Adhikari told the AFP, the merger was a "rare union" between two sides with starkly different backgrounds. Nepal's newly-formed leftist government has merged with the Maoist party, further unifying the left coalition in the ...

News Nepal » Politics: Communist government vows to bring stability to Nepal

News channel or source: http://www.china.org.cn/opinion/2018-02/25/content_50594944.htm
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Oli has become the first prime minister of Nepal after it was converted into a federal republic. It is natural for the citizens to pin their hopes on Oli, who has emerged as the most influential and popular leader in the country's contemporary politics ...

News Nepal » Politics: Nepal's communist party leader named next prime minister

News channel or source: http://journalstar.com/news/world/nepal-s-communist-party-leader-named-next-prime-minister/article_ec653170-542a-5689-984b-5876bafe40b1.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Oli, 65, was born in a village in east Nepal and has been involved in politics since he was young. He worked up the ranks of the communist party and was jailed a total of 14 years for opposing the autocratic rule of Nepal's monarchs. The monarchs banned ...

News Nepal » Politics: Nepal: Former revolutionary sworn in as prime minister

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/nepal-revolutionary-sworn-prime-minister-180215184600594.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

However, the chairman of Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist), the largest party in the parliament known by its acronym UML, faces a host of challenges in delivering his election promise of political stability and economic growth.

News Nepal » Politics: Youths and ethical politics

News channel or source: http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2018-02-21/youths-and-ethical-politics.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Student political wings in Nepal are deviating youths from their ideological orientation. Student and youth wings have been exploited as tools to reinforce the position of political parties in different educational institutions. Universities and colleges ...