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Shashi Malla: Carter's futile visit

Friday, 22 June 2007, 10:51 am | Shashi P.B.B. Malla

The visit to Nepal by former US president Jimmy Carter has not contributed substantially to the peace process, nor has it strengthened good governance and the possibility of free and fair elections to the Constituent Assembly in the foreseeable future. More >>

Drifting Aimlessly: Loktantra In Doldrums

Tuesday, 1 May 2007, 9:58 pm | Shashi P.B.B. Malla

With celebrations marking the first anniversary of Jan Andolan II (or as some might say the end of King Gyanendra's rule), at the beginning of this week authorities had urged residents to illuminate their homes for three days. More >>

Nepal: Ruling But Not Governing

Saturday, 7 April 2007, 3:12 pm | Shashi P.B.B. Malla

-The inevitable has now happened and the 'interim' government is now in place with the Maoists occupying key ministries. That alone is no great achievement, and it seems preposterous to proclaim "new era dawns on Nepal" (The Himalayan ... More >>

Nepal: Peudo-Constitution, Autocratic Government

Saturday, 27 January 2007, 9:56 pm | Shashi P.B.B. Malla

Our beloved country is under massive attack. The so-called political leaders only follow their own selfish motives and have no vision for the nation whatsoever. More >>

Fractured Peace, Imperious Govt., Bleeding Nation

Wednesday, 10 January 2007, 3:00 pm | Shashi P.B.B. Malla

There can be no doubt that in the political sphere, everything is very foul in the now nearly 'republican' state of Nepal. It is a state of lawlessness, where edicts are announced and decisions reached at the PM's quarters in Baluwatar and not from ... More >>