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#754 ( 17-23 April 2015 )
Even for their own self-interest and self-respect, top politicians would do well to end this farce
#753 ( 10-16 April 2015 )
We doubt the zero-cost agreement between Qatar and Nepal this week will come into force because there is too much money to be made on the blood, sweat and tears of Nepali workers by the politically-connected manpower mafia.
#752 ( 3-9 April 2015 )
The duration of the post-conflict transition has now lasted nearly as long as the war itself.
#751 ( 27 March - 2 April 2015 )
Reconciliation is not possible without truth and justice for the relatives of those murdered and disappeared ten years ago
#750 ( 20-26 March 2015 )
The best solution for now would be to adopt the basic document of the Interim Constitution 2007 and add the agreed bits from the new draft.
#749 ( 13-19 March 2015 )
The reasons for the delay in retrieving the Airbus and passing a new constitution are the same: bad management, lack of contingency planning, blame-throwing, failure of coordination, and a breathtaking inability to understand the gravity of the situation.
#748 ( 6-12 March 2015 )
Every day should be International Women’s Day
#747 ( 27 Feb-5 Mar 2015 )
The opposition may have to go through with its show of force on Saturday, but should try to get it over with minimum fuss to resume negotiations on the constitution.
#745 ( 13-19 February 2015 )
Nepal’s leaders need to settle their disputes across the table and not on the streets
#745 ( 20-26 February 2015 )
Efforts to mitigate long-term climate change are well and good, but we need much more urgent efforts closer to home to clean up.
#744 ( 6-12 February 2015 )
If federalism is a fait accompli let’s try to minimise the damage that it will cause
#743 ( 30 Jan-5 Feb 2015 )
A new constitution still looks iffy, but in Nepal the unexpected is also to be expected.
#742 ( 23-29 January )
The obstacle to framing a new constitution is not just federalism. Pushpa Kamal Dahal also needs to ensure he has immunity from prosecution for war crimes and embezzlement of state funds meant for his guerrillas.
#741 ( 16-22 January 2015 )
The take-home message from the Himalmedia Public Opinion Survey 2015 is that you can’t fool all the people all the time
#740 ( 9-15 January 2015 )
Earthquakes don’t kill people, weak houses and bad planning do
#739 ( 2-8 January 2015 )
If it’s the top leaders who decide everything in secret, what is the point having a Dialogue Committee, a Task Force or even an elected Constituent Assembly?
#738 ( 26 Dec 2014 -1 Jan 2015 )
We have to make a constitution that is right for us, not one that fits the rightist agenda of a governing party in the neighbourhood
#737 ( 19-25 December 2014 )
Politicians agree to agree, sending a sense of cautious optimism about the constitution, but they need to settle their power struggle first
#736 ( 12-18 December 2014 )
The rent from Nepal’s rent-seeking state just went up
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#735 ( 5-11 December 2014 )
Investment in infrastructure is not enough, we have to invest in the structural problem of governance
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