Lost in the Course of Federalism

News Digest May 22-31, 2019

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Domestic Politics Ruling Party and the Government Former PM and Nepal Communist Party leader Jhalanath Khanal said that there is a need for amendment in the Constitution with regards to parliamentary and election system.[1] Prime Minister Oli said that there is a single Government in the country of which the …

News February 2019

News Digest May 15-21, 2019

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Government and the Ruling Party Bills and Parliamentary Affairs The government registered the Environment Protection Bill in the Federal Parliament with new provisions on carbon trading, reducing adverse impacts of pollution especially from vehicles, machine, equipment, industries, hotels and restaurants and pollution control measures during mountaineering, trekking, and sightseeing. [1] …

GoN Institutional Mechanisms for GESI

News Digest May 8-14, 2019

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Contents Government and the Ruling Party Policy, Programs and Budget Home Affairs UN Leadership Nepal Communist Party Opposition Politics Nepali Congress Samajbadi Party RJP-N Rastriya Prajatantra Party Biplab Security and Strategic Affairs Citizenship Nepal’s One China Policy Networking Business Press Freedom Natural Disasters Gender Based Violence, Discrimination, Social Inclusion Sexual …

Two Third Majority

News Digest May 1-7, 2019

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Government and the Ruling Party Employees Adjustment Process The Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration (MoFAGA) announced the completion of the civil servants’ adjustment process in all three tiers of the government. Nevertheless, about 10,000 civil servants in health and other sectors are not satisfied and have registered complaints.[1] …

NCell and Capital Gains Tax

BRI Summit Re-strengthening International Relations

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International relations, being interdisciplinary in nature, connects nations from political, economic and cultural aspects. The practices and trends in global interstate system stimulate individual states to behave in the favor of its national interest. National policies and agendas are built to blend with the global trends within the boundaries of …

Nepal China Agreements

Nepal China Agreements

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Many preliminary negotiations between Nepal and China concluded to agreements this week. Agreements with China were made with all tiers of investors: Beijing-the central government, Yunnan-the provincial government, and private Chinese companies. Apart from China, Nepal also signed deals with Bangladesh on tax exemption, and with Japan regarding labor agreement. …

The Implication of BRI and Indo-Pacific in Nepali perspective

The Implication of BRI and Indo-Pacific in Nepali Perspective

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Nepal is a tiny Himalayan nation situated between two Asian giants China and India. The geo-strategic location of Nepal is very sensitive, and thus it is an important discourse for China and India in the current time. The upcoming superpower China is leading the BRI project to drive their political …

Influence of China and India in Nepal’s Current Left-Wing Politics

Influence of China and India in Nepal’s Current Left-Wing Politics

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Nepal is still in transition from political upheavals and system change, namely, authoritarian regime, civil war, frequent party formations and splits, and revolutionary movements for building current Nepal. Nepalese politics has always been regarded disconnected from public’s interest. Political parties of Nepal have struggled to build policies reflecting its citizens’ …