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The China - India - Nepal Triangle
April 25, 2018
The China - India - Nepal Triangle
Will India agree to cooperate with China in Nepal's development?
The China - India - Nepal Triangle
Resetting India-Nepal Relations
April 10, 2018
Resetting India-Nepal Relations
In his first visit to India, Nepal's prime minister focused on the economy rather than thorny political issues.
Resetting India-Nepal Relations
Is This the End of India's Influence Over Nepal?
March 14, 2018
Is This the End of India's Influence Over Nepal?
As India loses its clout, the Nepali prime minister asserts his country’s independent identity.
Is This the End of India's Influence Over Nepal?
Nepal Has a New Prime Minister. Now Comes the Hard Part.
February 17, 2018
Nepal Has a New Prime Minister. Now Comes the Hard Part.
Will the second time be the charm for K.P. Sharma Oli?
Nepal Has a New Prime Minister. Now Comes the Hard Part.
Nepal and India: Mending Fences
February 05, 2018
Nepal and India: Mending Fences
Sushma Swaraj's surprise visit to Nepal sends a positive signal despite past tensions with Nepal's new prime minister.
Nepal and India: Mending Fences
Grading India's Neighborhood Diplomacy
January 01, 2018
Grading India's Neighborhood Diplomacy
A report card on Modi’s “neighborhood first” approach to foreign policy.
Grading India's Neighborhood Diplomacy
India's Neighborhood-First Diplomacy Coming Apart at the Seams
December 22, 2017
India's Neighborhood-First Diplomacy Coming Apart at the Seams
Despite a concerted push, India is losing ground to China in its own backyard.
India's Neighborhood-First Diplomacy Coming Apart at the Seams
Why India and China Are Watching Nepal's Elections
December 01, 2017
Why India and China Are Watching Nepal's Elections
Beijing is hoping for the left alliance to emerge victorious; India is rooting for the Nepali Congress.
Why India and China Are Watching Nepal's Elections
Nepal Set for 3-Way Competition in Upcoming Legislative Elections
October 19, 2017
Nepal Set for 3-Way Competition in Upcoming Legislative Elections
A surprise alliance between Nepal's two main communist parties has China excited and India dismayed.
Nepal Set for 3-Way Competition in Upcoming Legislative Elections
Nepal-China-India: Three’s a Crowd?
August 22, 2017
Nepal-China-India: Three’s a Crowd?
Time will tell how Kathmandu chooses to navigate strategic waters that have become undoubtedly tricky sailing.
Nepal-China-India: Three’s a Crowd?
The Doklam Standoff Highlights Nepal’s Dilemmas With India
August 14, 2017
The Doklam Standoff Highlights Nepal’s Dilemmas With India
Nepali discomfort about the ongoing standoff between India and China could have important consequences.
The Doklam Standoff Highlights Nepal’s Dilemmas With India
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
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