It's Economy Stupid! Maoist Comrades Try to Assure the Business Community

Stock market has been crashed and business circle is confused. As the news of Maoist victory in the polls come out, the Maoist leadership is trying hard to assure the business community that they are here for capitalism. For the CPN Maoist, the victorious party in the April 10 CA polls, the campaign hasn’t endedContinue reading “It's Economy Stupid! Maoist Comrades Try to Assure the Business Community”

Humiliated By Stunning Defeat in Polls, UML Calls It A Day

Nepali Congress should follow the suit on the first day of the CA and play the constructive role of an opposition thereafter Seven ministers of the Communist Party of Nepal (United Marxist Leninist), whose hope to become the largest party, if not with majority, in the CA was shattered last week resigned from the interimContinue reading “Humiliated By Stunning Defeat in Polls, UML Calls It A Day”

As Nepal Is Getting Election Results, India Responds-2

A compilation of articles and commentaries in Indian media about CA election results of Nepal. Part two of two (here is part one). Delhi paved the path for Maoists in Nepal Arati R. Jerath. Wednesday, April 16, 2008 02:23 IST (Daily News and Analysis- DNA- India) NEW DELHI: The best-kept secret of the stunning developmentsContinue reading “As Nepal Is Getting Election Results, India Responds-2”

As Nepal Is Getting Election Results, India Responds-1

A compilation of articles and commentaries in Indian media about CA election results of Nepal. Part one of two. here is part two Indian diplomacy faces Kathmandu test 15 Apr, 2008, 0338 hrs IST, Nirmala Ganapathy, TNN (The Economic Times) NEW DELHI: Maoists have privately assured the UPA government that they will continue to doContinue reading “As Nepal Is Getting Election Results, India Responds-1”

Nepali Congress, CPN Maoist and the Unexpected Results From PR and FPTP

….because you never know the result of elections in advance! If there is anything that is making CPN Maoist feel regrettable in the post-poll scenario that must be their pre-poll emphasis on the Proportional Representation (PR) system for the Constituent Assembly elections. On the other side of the political spectrum Nepali Congress must be feelingContinue reading “Nepali Congress, CPN Maoist and the Unexpected Results From PR and FPTP”