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China's Belt and Road Comes to Nepal
July 21, 2017
China's Belt and Road Comes to Nepal
The Belt and Road could help Nepal reduce its economic dependence on India.
China's Belt and Road Comes to Nepal
What the India-China Doklam Standoff Means for Nepal
July 19, 2017
What the India-China Doklam Standoff Means for Nepal
The crisis drives home Nepal's delicate position as it tries to balances ties with its neighbors.
What the India-China Doklam Standoff Means for Nepal
Nepal and China Conclude Military Drills
May 02, 2017
Nepal and China Conclude Military Drills
The first-ever China-Nepal military drill was allegedly scaled down to address Indian concerns.
Nepal and China Conclude Military Drills
Nepal's India-China Balancing Act Put to the Test
March 28, 2017
Nepal's India-China Balancing Act Put to the Test
Prachanda's recent outreach to China is his latest attempt to balance ties with both Nepal's neighbors.
Nepal's India-China Balancing Act Put to the Test
After the 'Blockade': China's Push into Nepal
February 01, 2017
After the 'Blockade': China's Push into Nepal
The damage done to Nepal-India relations lingers, opening the door for China.
After the 'Blockade': China's Push into Nepal
India and China's Tug of War Over Nepal
January 06, 2017
India and China's Tug of War Over Nepal
Nepal's politicians face increasing pressure from both China and India.
India and China's Tug of War Over Nepal
India, Nepal Hold Military Exercise With Terror Focus
November 15, 2016
India, Nepal Hold Military Exercise With Terror Focus
Tenth iteration of Surya Kiran-X completed by both sides.
India, Nepal Hold Military Exercise With Terror Focus
The Tangled Knot of Nepal's India Policy
October 03, 2016
The Tangled Knot of Nepal's India Policy
Prachanda's recent visit to Delhi combined domestic and foreign policy calculations.
The Tangled Knot of Nepal's India Policy
Nepal's Upcoming 'Reset' With India
September 14, 2016
Nepal's Upcoming 'Reset' With India
Nepal's new prime minister is enthusiastic about restoring ties with India back to normal.
Nepal's Upcoming 'Reset' With India
Seeking Diplomatic Balance, Nepal's New PM Dispatches Special Envoys to India, China
August 16, 2016
Seeking Diplomatic Balance, Nepal's New PM Dispatches Special Envoys to India, China
Prachanda is looking to balance Nepal's bilateral relationships with its two massive neighbors.
Seeking Diplomatic Balance, Nepal's New PM Dispatches Special Envoys to India, China
An Uphill Climb for Nepal's Prachanda
August 05, 2016
An Uphill Climb for Nepal's Prachanda
Nepal's new prime minister faces a host of internal and external challenges.
An Uphill Climb for Nepal's Prachanda
Nepali Premier KP Oli’s Comeuppance
July 28, 2016
Nepali Premier KP Oli’s Comeuppance
The downfall of Nepal's prime minister can be traced to three factors.
Nepali Premier KP Oli’s Comeuppance
Terrorism in Asia: Bangladesh, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Beyond
July 23, 2016
Terrorism in Asia: Bangladesh, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Beyond
Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss terror in Bangladesh and Southeast Asia, and Nepali politics.
Terrorism in Asia: Bangladesh, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Beyond
The Cost of Interlinking India's Rivers
July 20, 2016
The Cost of Interlinking India's Rivers
The environmental, social, and diplomatic costs of the world's largest irrigation infrastructure project.
The Cost of Interlinking India's Rivers
Politics and Geopolitics Collide in the Himalayas as Nepal PM Nears No Confidence Vote
July 19, 2016
Politics and Geopolitics Collide in the Himalayas as Nepal PM Nears No Confidence Vote
Shifting political alignments in Nepal have New Delhi and Beijing on edge.
Politics and Geopolitics Collide in the Himalayas as Nepal PM Nears No Confidence Vote
India's Self-Defeating Paranoia Over China in Nepal
May 14, 2016
India's Self-Defeating Paranoia Over China in Nepal
"India must be more comfortable with the idea of Nepal dealing more with the rest of the world, including with China."
India's Self-Defeating Paranoia Over China in Nepal
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