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Thousands Demand Ouster of Nepal Leader as Party Feud Grows
December 30, 2020

Thousands Demand Ouster of Nepal Leader as Party Feud Grows

By Associated Press
Prime Minister K.P. Oli's controversial decision to dismiss Parliament cracked open a rift within the ruling Nepal Communist Party.

China Wades Into Nepal’s Political Crisis
December 28, 2020

China Wades Into Nepal’s Political Crisis

By Sudha Ramachandran
With the Nepal Communist Party cracking apart, Beijing is scrambling to preserve its interests.
Nepal President Dissolves Parliament in a Move Many Term ‘Unconstitutional’
December 21, 2020

Nepal President Dissolves Parliament in a Move Many Term ‘Unconstitutional’

By Abhijnan Rej
Nepal will hold fresh elections in April and May next year.

Kathmandu Celebrates Dashain Uneasily Amid COVID-19
October 28, 2020

Kathmandu Celebrates Dashain Uneasily Amid COVID-19

By Peter Gill
From finances to family gatherings, the pandemic reshaped all aspects of one of Nepal’s most prominent holidays.

The Political Storm in Nepal Seems to Be Over – For Now
September 04, 2020

The Political Storm in Nepal Seems to Be Over – For Now

By Sudha Ramachandran
A recent truce between K.P. Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal could be temporary.

Why the Nepal Communist Party Must Not Split
August 05, 2020

Why the Nepal Communist Party Must Not Split

By Pradip Adhikari
A split in the NCP would be bad for the factions involved as well as the country writ large.

COVID-19: Nepal in Crisis
June 29, 2020

COVID-19: Nepal in Crisis

By Peter Gill
The coronavirus crisis has brought to the fore -- and exacerbated -- a number of the Nepali state’s long-standing weaknesses.
Nepal’s Summer of Discontent
June 16, 2020

Nepal’s Summer of Discontent

By Shraddha Pokharel
Young protesters in Nepal say “Enough is Enough” as the government struggles in its fight against COVID-19.

Nepal Between China and India
October 21, 2019

Nepal Between China and India

By Ankit Panda
Tika P. Dhakal discusses Nepal’s geopolitical circumstances between India and China.

Citizenship, Identity and Nepal’s Contested 2015 Constitution
September 19, 2019

Citizenship, Identity and Nepal’s Contested 2015 Constitution

By Nirnaya Bhatta and Maximillian Morch
The 2015 Constitution failed to address the demands of Madhesi and indigenous populations.

Popular Support Grows for Indicted Nepali Journalist
September 03, 2019

Popular Support Grows for Indicted Nepali Journalist

By Peter Gill
Rabi Lamichhane’s show confronts corruption; a former employee’s suicide has stirred a firestorm.
After the Flood: Nepal’s Slow Recovery
March 22, 2018

After the Flood: Nepal’s Slow Recovery

By Peter Gill
Amid decentralization, Nepal has been slow to recover from the devastating 2017 floods.

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