My Republica

Umesh K Bhattarai

The author is a scholar of strategy and security.

Dealing with China

July 15, 2018 01:00 AM

We need to wait and see under which modality China will provide us assistance for railway infrastructure: through grants or loans

Communist connection

June 19, 2018 00:30 AM

China’s interest in Nepal goes beyond proverbial Tibet concern and ‘one China policy.’ It is as much about diluting aggressive Indian interest in Nepal

Failing on nationalism

June 3, 2018 01:00 AM

Oli has lost the image of a true nationalist. He has been discredited in the eyes of Nepalis

Geopolitical test

May 15, 2018 00:10 AM

After his visit to India last month, PM Oli has become soft toward India and his priority seems to have changed

Pressing concerns

May 1, 2018 00:41 AM

If PM Modi can manage Kashmir, Doklam, Aksai Chin and Arunanchal Pradesh, and border dispute with Nepal, he will be successful in South Asia.

Citizens and the state

April 18, 2018 01:30 AM

Our endeavor today should be to become ‘citizens’ of this country irrespective of our caste and ethnic orientation

Divide and defame

April 4, 2018 01:30 AM

The EU report treats Khas Arya as the source of all problems. It has tried to create rift and division in closely integrated Nepali society

Security concern

March 25, 2018 01:30 AM

PM should appoint an independent National Security Advisor capable of supporting security elements

Geopolitics of exclusion

February 25, 2018 00:28 AM

As Nepali Gorkhas serve in Indian Army, Nepal is worried if they will be deployed to fight against China.

Managing migration

January 2, 2018 01:00 AM

Taking advantage of open border, India pushed Bhutanese Nepalis into Nepal, which was itself in dire need of international support to promote democracy.

Doko-La and Nepal

July 30, 2017 00:25 AM

Bhutan enjoys greater autonomy after the revision of its treaty with India. But Nepal’s wish to amend a similar treaty has been in limbo