The legacy of Madan Bhandari

June 30, 2020 13:00 pm

Madan Bhandari is one politician of the Left on whom there has been significant discussion in the mainstream polity of Nepal. And yet, one feels that the narrative is inadequate. Despite all that has been written and said, the very fact that that he led a communist party makes academicians and writers hesitate to properly locate his contributions in Nepal’s 70 years of democratic struggle.

Perils of communist state

February 4, 2020 12:14 pm

Almost 32 years after the first communist state of the Soviet Union was declared in 1917 and right before the birth of the Communist State in China in October 1949, Nepal’s first communist party was declared in September 1949.  Thereafter, multiple communist parties have been born and their meandering paths and their divergent ideological stands have triggered an ever more complex iteration.

Sept 14: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

September 14, 2019 18:00 pm

Your daily dose of missed important news of the day.

CHITWAN, Feb 7: Former Prime Minister and Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' on Thursday said Nepal at present is on a journey toward socialism and communis

BHIMDUTTANAGAR, Dec2: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that only his party could lead the nation on the way to prosperity and development.