Nepal’s new local bodies’ function should guide their form: Balananda Poudel

Balananda Sharma is Chairman of Local Bodies Restructuring Commission formed in accordance with the new constitution.┬áThe commission says districts have demanded more local levels than what the commission has suggested in its preliminary report. So far, about 14 districts have forwarded their reports on local-level restructuring to the commission, most of these districts have demanded […]

India, Nepal should let go of 1950’s mindset: Kamal Thapa

Kamal Thapa is the President of RPP-Nepal, a political party demanding restoration of constitutional monarchy in Nepal. Thapa was foreign minister in the erstwhile KP Oli Cabinet, and was considered one of the key shapers of the government’s foreign policy. Following the Indian blockade in September 2015, Thapa made several trips to New Delhi, and […]