Nepal’s bureaucracy chief is a paper tiger, political leadership has real power: Som Lal Subedi

Onlinekhabar caught up with┬áChief Secretary Som Lal Subedi to talk about the public’s complaints against and distrust towards the bureaucracy. Translated excerpts from the interview: On bureaucracy’s image Yes, the image of bureaucracy has taken a beating and this has happened for want of a conducive environment where employees can discharge their duties. In the […]

‘No, we are not teaming up with Nepali Congress to topple this KP Oli-led govt’

Narayan Kaji Shrestha ‘Prakash’ is one of the top leaders of the ruling coalition partner CPN-Maoist Centre. He was Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister during CPN-UML leader Jhalanath Khanal’s tenure as Prime Minister. Onlinekhabar caught up with Shrestha to talk about his party’s position vis-a-vis government change issue, and contemporary Nepali politics. There have […]