Old is still gold in Nepali politics

By-election results in Ilam and Bajhang show establishment parties are still the voter’s choice

What difference does it make?

Most Nepalis are convinced these main men of the new coalition will bring little positive change to their lives.

Catapulting to Singha Darbar

The more things change in Nepali politics, the more they remain the same

Kunda Dixit

Street politics

Anti-establishmentarians take to the streets hoping to tap on discontent among Nepalis

Shristi Karki

Kosi now, Kathmandu next?

Will Pushpa Kamal Dahal keep his promise to hand over prime ministership to Sher Bahadur Deuba, or will he do an Oli?

The gentleman of Nepal's politics is gone

Subhas Chandra Nembang perfected moderate politics and his credo of consensus, cooperation, and communication extended beyond politics

Nepal poll results signal upset

As the results of Sunday’s federal and provincial elections trickle in, there are signs that Nepal’s voters have made their dissatisfaction with the country’s...

Pradip Giri, the passing of an iconoclast

When we went to see him in his hospital bed last week, Pradip Giri was unconscious. It looked like this great man,...

Turning a new leaf in 2079

 Some members of the ruling coalition are still trying to postpone local elections slated for 13 May citing the country’s economic crisis, but preparations...

Clean up elections to clean up politics

On 26 January, Nepal will elect 20 members to the National Assembly to replace those  retiring from the Upper House following the...

Shristi Karki