Federalizing the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal

Officially the former kingdom of Nepal has become the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal. But the country hasn’t been federalized yet. By Bipendra Basnyat Just came out of an evening of brain storming about Naya Nepal; the idea was to discuss some of the scholarly articles on how can Naya (New) Nepal be “federated”. InContinue reading “Federalizing the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal”

Is New Nepal Heading Toward [Maoist] People’s Republic?

By Conflict Study Center On August 21, 2008, the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist), CPN (UML) and Madhesi Janadhikar Forum (MJF) agreed on the Common Minimum Program (CMP), Code of Conduct (CoC), Modus Operandi of the Government (MOG) and the formation of a Political Coordination Committee (PCC). The documents were signed by Prime Minister andContinue reading “Is New Nepal Heading Toward [Maoist] People’s Republic?”

New Nepal, New Thoughts

By Bhupendra Khanal Efforts to form the first ever Maoist-led government in Nepal are going on. The new government will have many challenges going forward and they will have to work actively and aggressively. It is challenging but not impossible. Here are my suggestions for the new Nepal Government. 1. Integration to Global Economy FreeContinue reading “New Nepal, New Thoughts”