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The poll outcome is expected to mark the end of Nepal's transition to federal democracy, 11 years after the end of a brutal civil war in 2006. Since then, the ... Mr. Oli won from the Jhapa-5 constituency by more than 28,000 votes as he defeated Nepali Congress candidate Khagendra Adhikari. He polled ...

Eleven years ago, when the then Prime Minister G.P. Koirala and Pushpa Kamal Dahal, chief of the Maoists who had waged a decade-long war against the state, signed the Comprehensive peace Accord promising justice to victims of the conflict, they probably thought only the monarch(y) and its loyalists ...
The Nepali Congress is doing everything possible to lure voters of the CPN-Maoist Centre. "However, we can't predict results right away," said CPN-MC District Coordinator Jhapad Saud. CPN-MC had garnered over 11,000 votes in the second CA election in 2013, but it managed only around 7,000 votes in ...
Uniquely for Nepal's highly fragmented party politics, these elections witness a direct battle between two fronts. The first, the "democratic alliance", is led by the Nepali Congress and includes the former Panchayat parties and Madhesi groups; the second, the "left alliance", brings together, in a surprise ...
FILE PHOTO: Nepalese Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba ... a tumultuous transition, more than a decade after the end of a civil war. ... Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba's centrist Nepali Congress party faces a tight battle ...

Kathmandu: Nepal on Sunday votes in historic elections for new national and ... The elections are the first under a new post-war Constitution that paved the ... "It really signals the end of a post conflict transition that was so elongated ... That has left the ruling party, the centrist Nepali Congress, struggling to ...
THE people of Nepal are said to be a stoical lot. ... during which Nepal's 29m people endured a ten-year armed insurgency that left some ... called policy," says one Nepalese analyst, mentioning two "communist" parties. ... Their main rival, the Nepali Congress, suffers the handicap of having been more ...
Bhaskar Koirala, the Director of Nepal Institute of International and ... On the Nepali side of the border there is hardly any such infrastructure. ... There are indications that the 'proxy battle' will get more intense in the days ahead ...
Nepal is holding provincial and parliamentary elections in two phases on ... following a decade-long civil war till 2006 that claimed more than 16,000 lives. General Secretary of the ruling Nepali Congress, Shashank Koirala ...
The Nepali voter is wise -- s/he brought the Maoists crashing down in ... the process of accountability after the insurgency -- are no surprise ...
Nepali voters will head to polling stations across their northern Himalayan districts next Sunday in the first phase of general elections, taking a ...
Nepal will shut its border crossings with India from Friday for 72 hours ... a decade-long civil war till 2006 that claimed more than 16,000 lives.
KATHMANU -- The National human rights Commission (NHRC) has concluded that though 11 years have already been elapsed since the ...
Nepal Scraps dam Deal With China, But Nothing In It For India To Celebrate ... After Nepali Congress leader Sher Bahadur Deuba became the Prime ... Nepal has recently emerged from a decade-long bitter civil war. ... it is fast developing, a post-conflict Nepal is in the middle of a newfound drive to develop ...
Conflict-era questions plague Bhattarai's Gorkha-2 campaign ... candidate of Nepali Congress and his Naya Shakti Party-Nepal in Gorkha 2, ...
The Nepalese government indicated last week it would abandon the US$2.5 ... into the political mainstream following a long-running insurgency. The dam agreement, signed a few weeks after Nepal joined China's "Belt and ... of conflict between Nepalese political factions over their respective alignment ...

The upcoming electoral battle between Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba's spouse Arzu Rana Deuba and the leftist alliance's candidate ...
Incumbent faces newcomer in interesting poll battle ... There are reasons for this: Promising youth leader of the Nepali Congress Udaya ... He is also the former president of the NC's youth organisation Nepal Tarun Dal.
This is what the German ambassador to Nepal, Roland Schafex, asked ... The top leaders of all three major parties -- the Nepali Congress and the ... during the Maoist insurgency because political parties, mainly the Maoists, ...
With two heavy weights Dr Shekhar Koirala from the Nepali ... entrant who had entered the Nepali Congress along with his party (Nepal Forum ...
Nepal: The girl who started a business instead of becoming a child .... by the UN population Fund (UNFPA) caught wind of the girls' rebellion, ...
Nepal and Bhutan both have significant reserves and usage of Indian currency, ... At the time of demonetisation, Nepali (and Bhutanese) nationals could ... of old Indian notes reported in the Nepali media have been a factor of this conflict .... Nepal and Bhutan Feel Ripples From Modi's war on corruption.
Minister for Labour Farmullah Mansoor, also a leader of the Nepali ... Forum Nepal, Bara district chairperson Rambabu Kumar Yadav and ...
Nepali Congress central leader and ideologue Pradip Giri's candidacy for ... candidate of the FSF-N and Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal alliance.
After having suffered ten years of war, it looked like Nepalis did not have the appetite for ... Nepal's post-conflict politics has seen all pretenses of morality and ... We have seen the Maoists forming a government with the Nepali ...
After the end of Anglo-Nepalese war (1814-16) and the signing of ... The enlistment of Gurkhas from the hills of Nepal to the British Raj didn't start right away. ... Rifleman Kulbir Thapa won the 1st Victoria cross in the Battle of ...
Kathmandu, Oct 31 (PTI) Maoist leader Bal Krishna Dhungel was today arrested in a murder case dating back to the Maoist insurgency in Nepal, triggering ...
In his statement, Secretary Bairagi shared Nepal's achievements in the ... management of conflict and post-conflict peace-building, according to ...
Old faces to dominate poll battle in Panchthar ... The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) is fielding its central committee member Bhishmaraj ... alliance with Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) and Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN).
It has been a decade since Nepal constitutionally designated one-third ... elections raises a question: what is the status of women in Nepali politics? ... During the Maoist war, many women challenged this patriarchy by ... As the battle for equality weakened, the second CA did not turn out to be as inclusive.
Power of activity: Nepali mental health patients find purpose in occupational therapy ... Nepal is still emerging from the devastation of an earthquake in 2015 that ... a decade of insurgency and continuing political instability - incidents of .... brace for fierce poll battle · Candidates likely to exceed poll expense ...
Two alliances brace for fierce poll battle ... Senior Nepali Congress (NC) leader Ram Sharan Mahat said he is contesting from Nuwakot constituency no. ... Shanta Bahadur Tamang of Naya Shakti Nepal from constituency 1.
The Nepali Congress, led by Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, seems ... For the 'Left' in Nepal, it makes perfect political sense to continue Oli's rhetoric. ... Such a prospect would be a cause for concern during the Cold War days ... while rejecting the 1959 Tibetan revolt as a 'a rebellion engineered by a ...
While the ruling Nepali Congress (NC) Chief Whip Chin Kaji Shrestha is ... NC and the Naya Shakti Nepal and the UML and the Maoist Center. ... Both Acharya and Naharki were underground during the Maoist insurgency.
In mid-September, Nepal closed the chapter on its first local elections in two ... Varughese: The Nepali Congress-led alliance and the Unified Marxist ... held by the south and political stability in the post-conflict period? ... Iraq's war With the Kurds Shows How U.S. Leverage Has Eroded in the Middle East.
EU deploys poll observation team to Nepal .... "Conflict-ridden countries of the world can learn a great deal from Nepal to move ahead on the ...
South Asia at Oscars: India sends Newton, Nepal White Sun ... revolving around a government clerk sent on election duty in a conflict-ridden area, ... divided by bloody war but who must come together to put their father to rest.
EU election observers to monitor upcoming Nepal polls ... than 20 years after waging a decade-long insurgency against government forces that claimed more than 16,000 lives. The civil war in Nepal came to an end in 2006.
How was Nepal elected to the top United Nations human rights body ... on 'war crimes', unlike what was being reported in Nepali and Indian media at the time. ... If nothing else, conflict victims deserve to be at least heard, and ...
German envoy for publicizing Nepal's peace process success abroad ... justice to conflict victims is yet to be settled Nepal's peace process has ... has been conducting various development activities to benefit Nepali people, ...
Nepal: Some high-profile leaders contesting for the polls include former ... alliance for the forthcoming elections were as Nepali Congress and Rastriya ... step in the Himalayan nation's post-war transition to a federal democracy. ... years after waging a decade-long insurgency against government forces that ...
Indian soldiers in a bunker in a forward post during the war. ... share the border along the Himalayan range that runs across Nepal, Sikkim, and ...
Forging electoral alliances in Nepal is getting to be far more difficult than ... An intense battle is raging, not just within the Left Alliance, but also ...
Nepal's conflict had been going on for four years, the violence was spreading out from the Maoist 'base ... The battle for Dunai was a turning point in the war.
Int'l community seeks justice for Nepal's conflict victims ... in delivering "transitional justice" to the victims of the civil war. ... after waging a decade-long insurgency against government forces that claimed more than 16,000 lives. ... How UCLA is fighting proxy patent battle for expensive cancer drug in India.
Nepal's legislative elections will likely be a three-way competition between the united leftist parties, the Nepali Congress, and the regional, Madhes-based parties of Nepal's ... There was a verbal war between two parties.
Kathmandu's record on conflict-era cases does not add confidence in how ... On October 16, Nepal became a member of the United Nation's ... More than 13,000 people were killed and thousands were forcibly disappeared during the war. ... He spoke to Nepali Times this week during a visit to Nepal about ...
Nepal, Afghanistan, Pakistan elected to UN Human Rights Council ... "This election offers post-conflict Nepal an unprecedented opportunity to ...
I keep a satellite phone in the trunk of my car, the same one I used to cover disasters and insurgencies in places like Myanmar and Nepal.


resources


  Nepal Community Talking Point discussion group

Nepal maps
  maps of Nepal [schema-root.org]
  maps of Nepal [Revolutionary Workers]


Nepal media directories
  nepalresearch.com - large listing of Nepal media
  Open Directory Project Nepal: News & Media


Nepal media
  aahanepal.com news
  AsiaCo news network Nepal page
  Asiadragons News Network : World : Nepal news stories
  BBC South Asia
  Google news aggregator / Nepal
  Himal Magazine
  kantipuronline.com
  navakal.com
  nepalnews.com
  nepalnews.net [different from nepalnews.com]
  NepalWorldNews.com
  Nepalese Army: OPERATIONAL NEWS EXCERPTS
  Nepal Weekly
  People's Review
  Radio Nepal
  Samacharpatra newspaper, Daijhi's weekly column
  spacetimeonline.com
  NepaliPost.com [in Nepali language]
  NepalNation.com


world media with coverage of Nepal
  Newshub.com news about Nepal
  newsnow.co.uk NewsNow/Newsfeed: Nepal
  OneWorld Online - News on Nepal
  Dispatches: Report from the People's War in Nepal [Revolutionary Worker Online]
  U.S. Dept. of State "Background Note: Nepal"
  Washington Post Nepal page
  The Worker (Maoist, last update Oct. 2000)
  Yahoo! News Nepal page
  page on the insurgency
  NewsLook online magazine
  Search Google news summaries for "Nepal"
  Search USPN Tech for "Nepal"
  Search Yahoo! News for "Nepal"
  Search Singapore
  Search Washington Post for "Nepal"
  Search the BBC for "Nepal" Search The Globe and Mail for "Nepal" AFP stories
  Search Inter Press News Service for "Nepal"
  Search the Guardian UK for "Nepal"
  Search CNN for "Nepal"
  searchable database of articles at Harvards HCPR website
  Archive of News Stories from nepalsolidarity.net


Nepal activist groups
  Amnesty International: Nepal
  nepalsolidarity.net


Nepal media analysis
  ANNEX-5 (b) Mass Communication and Human Rights (1992-1996)
  Nepali media analysis: Mass Communication Media and Human Rights - 1994


Nepal news archives


Nepal discussion groups
  Nepal interest newsgroup discussion, via Google
  nepalhomepage.com forum


 

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