Tag: #Nepal

MCC threatens National and People’s Sovereignty – LVC South Asia

Left Review Online July 16, 2020

MCC threatens National and People’s Sovereignty – LVC South Asia

Kathmandu. La Via Campesina South Asia strongly opposes the Millenium Challenge Corporation (MCC) which is currently underway on two South Asian Countries: Nepal and Sri Lanka. The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) is a bilateral United States’ foreign assistance agency’ established by the US Congress in 2004. The South...More

Covid-19 and Upcoming Fiscal Budget of Nepal

Nabin Khanal May 25, 2020

Covid-19 and Upcoming Fiscal Budget of Nepal

The budget session of the Federal Parliament of Nepal for the upcoming budget for the fiscal year 2077-78 is summoned. It is necessary to discuss the principles of budgets in the parliament as per the constitutional and legal provisions. Expectations are higher as the is government planning to...More

Chinese President Xi speaks with President Bhandari

Left Review Online April 29, 2020

Chinese President Xi speaks with President Bhandari

Kathmandu. President of the People's Republic of China Xi Jinping spoke with President Bidhya Devi Bhandari by phone, on the evening of 27 April. President Xi Jinping said that facing the sudden attack of COVID-19, the Chinese people have taken effective measures in line with China's national conditions,...More

COVID-19 and Refugees in Nepal

Dr. Geeta Kochhar Jaiswal April 12, 2020

COVID-19 and Refugees in Nepal

As the spread of COVID-19 pandemic becomes critical in many countries of the world, Nepal is also placed on a high-risk radar. In an address to the nation on April 7, Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli accepted that the next two weeks are crucial for Nepal as it...More

Virus control tests solidarity of South Asia bloc

Long Xingchun March 31, 2020

Virus control tests solidarity of South Asia bloc

With the coronavirus spreading around the world, the number of infected cases in South Asia continues to rise. This led Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to hold a video conference of all countries that are member of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) on March 15,...More

Coronavirus chills trade, tourism between China’s Tibet, Nepal

Zhang Hongpei March 10, 2020

Coronavirus chills trade, tourism between China’s Tibet, Nepal

Beijing. Trade between China's Tibet Autonomous Region and Nepal is likely to tumble in the first quarter due to the impact of the deadly coronavirus, yet the previous booming trade will recover gradually as long as the epidemic subsides, local officials and business representatives told the Global Times...More

Chinese Embassy in Nepal objected the attack on Chairman Mao and China

Left Review Online February 19, 2020

Chinese Embassy in Nepal objected the attack on Chairman Mao and China

Kathmandu. The Chinese Embassy in Nepal strongly protested against a content published in a Nepal-based English Daily describing it as an attempt of a vicious attack against the political system of China. The Embassy of the Peoples' Republic of China in Nepal released a press statement on Tuesday against...More

Greece, Nepal borders remain open for Chinese nationals: Envoys

Yin Yeping and Wang Cong February 05, 2020

Greece, Nepal borders remain open for Chinese nationals: Envoys

Beijing. Greece and Nepal will not restrict Chinese nationals from entering their countries due to the novel coronavirus outbreak. Envoys from both countries also told the Global Times on Monday that economic cooperation with China had not been disrupted. "All Chinese nationals wishing to travel to Greece are...More

China-Nepal economic relations enter fruitful year

Huang Ge & Li Xuanmin January 11, 2020

China-Nepal economic relations enter fruitful year

The year 2020 will be the "early harvest year" for China and Nepal to implement their leaders' consensus, with economic and trade ties further developing through more cooperation on the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Hou Yanqi told the Global Times. Hou noted that...More

Tripartite round-table: Way to resolve Kalapani and other border issue.

Dr. Nimananda Rijal November 29, 2019

Tripartite round-table: Way to resolve Kalapani and other border issue.

Introduction: Nepali People have printed their map in the heart and mind of greater Nepal. ‘Bhimsen's Prime Minister Ship is best remembered for the Anglo-Nepalese war. The territorial expanse of the Gurkha Empire had reached its greatest extent from Sutlej River in the...More

Nepal’s Federal Democratic Republic Will fail Without Prachanda’s Ideology

Dr. Geeta Kochhar Jaiswal October 30, 2019

Nepal’s Federal Democratic Republic Will fail Without Prachanda’s Ideology

As usual, Prachanda has been quite in the limelight, especially with the deteriorating health of PM Kadga Prasad Oli and also because of his stark comments on many issues. His recent call for unity of all political forces to counter the re-emergence of “regressive elements” is strong overtone...More

Nepal not a pawn in US’ strategy against China

Ding Gang June 10, 2019

Nepal not a pawn in US’ strategy against China

The Anglo-Nepalese War (1814-16), which Nepal lost, resulted in large-scale land cessions in the south of Nepal to the British. It was after occupying India that the UK gradually expanded its ambitions to Nepal, the mountainous kingdom in the Himalayas. The UK's greater strategic goal was to pave...More

China’s Opera Theater Artists Perform In Nepal To Mark New Year

Left Review Online January 01, 2019

China’s Opera Theater Artists Perform In Nepal To Mark New Year

Kathmandu. A special concert by China’s Guizhou Provincial Qian Opera Theater was held here on Sunday to celebrate the upcoming New Year 2019 and to enhance Sino-Nepali cultural exchanges. The musical concert, hosted by China Cultural Center in Nepal and Guizhou Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism, was...More

Nepali Constitution Institutionalizes People’s Dreams.

Chairman Prachanda October 28, 2018

Nepali Constitution Institutionalizes People’s Dreams.

Hon Minister Suresh Prabhu Ji, Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha Harivansh Narayan Singh Ji, Director of Indian Foundation, Ram Madhav Ji, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, I wish to extend my sincere thanks to the India Foundation for inviting me to speak before this distinguished gathering of intellectuals and...More

We are living in an uncertain world-PM KP Sharma Oli

Left Review Online Desk September 28, 2018

We are living in an uncertain world-PM KP Sharma Oli

Madam President, I extend warm felicitations to you on your election to the presidency of this Assembly. The outgoing President deserves our appreciation for successfully steering the Assembly’s work. We commend the Secretary General, Mr. Antonio Gutteres, for the dedication, commitment and leadership with which he has been...More