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Why Nepal’s Access to China Ports Matters
September 14, 2018
Why Nepal’s Access to China Ports Matters
The move deserves attention for its potentially wider significance.
Why Nepal’s Access to China Ports Matters
The Limits of Nepal’s China Outreach
September 13, 2018
The Limits of Nepal’s China Outreach
Nepal and China finalized the protocol of their Transit and Transport deal. What will that mean in practice?
The Limits of Nepal’s China Outreach
Nepal’s Communist Government Tightens Its Grip on Civil Society
September 10, 2018
Nepal’s Communist Government Tightens Its Grip on Civil Society
A new set of draconian laws is setting Nepal on a troubling trajectory.
Nepal’s Communist Government Tightens Its Grip on Civil Society
The Struggle for the Indo-Pacific: In Search of Shangri-La
July 09, 2018
The Struggle for the Indo-Pacific: In Search of Shangri-La
Where is the "Indo" in America's "Indo-Pacific" Strategy?
The Struggle for the Indo-Pacific: In Search of Shangri-La
India’s Nepal Challenge Intensifies
June 30, 2018
India’s Nepal Challenge Intensifies
India should give Nepal no reason to tilt toward China.
India’s Nepal Challenge Intensifies
Nepal-China: Reality Sets In
June 22, 2018
Nepal-China: Reality Sets In
As relations with India turn cordial, Nepal slows down the implementation of past agreements with China.
Nepal-China: Reality Sets In
Modi’s Desperate Move to Rebuild His Image in Nepal
May 15, 2018
Modi’s Desperate Move to Rebuild His Image in Nepal
Modi's star has fallen in Nepal since his first visit in 2014. Can he rekindle the relationship?
Modi’s Desperate Move to Rebuild His Image in Nepal
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
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