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Nepal: PM Oli on his way out? Is NCP Splitting?

Paper No. 6610                        Dated 1-July-2020
By Dr. S. Chandrasekharan
 
It was a disastrous week fo Prime Minister Oli.  His nationalistic rhetoric had no takers in his party and most of the Standing Committee members were unequivocal in demanding his resignation not only the post of Party Chairman but also the post of Prime Minister in the last meeting held on 30th June.
 
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Nepal:PM Oli’s Position-Shaky?

Paper No. 6609                       Dated 27-June-2020
By Dr. S. Chandrasekharan.
 
 
Having run out of Gas in pushing for ultra nationalist (read Anti Indian) rhetoric regarding the dispute of Kalapani area,  Oli has been brought down to earth by his colleagues to face the realities in handling(mis) of the Spread of Wuhan Virus and for taking unilateral decisions without taking the top party leadership into confidence in all his decisions.
 

Nepal: Constitution Amendment Bill Passed: For PM Oli what next?

Paper No. 6604                     Dated 20-June-2020
By Dr. S. Chandrasekharan
 
As expected the Upper House- (National Assembly) passed the 2nd Constitution Amendment Bill of redrawing its official map including the disputed areas of Limpiyadhura, Lipu Lekh and Kalapani.  The Presidential seal was given on the same evening of 18th and thus the authentication of the inclusion of the disputed area under Article 274 (10) of the Constitution was complete.
 
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Sino- Kyrgyzstan Relations as a Partial Flavour of Sino- Nepal Relations

Paper No. 6602             Dated 18-June-2020

By Col. Rajnish Maahi

Nepal: Racing ahead to Pass the Constitution Amendment Bill in the National Assembly:

Paper No. 6601                    Dated 17-June-2020
By Dr. S. Chandrasekharan.
 
Racing to Pass the Bill in the National Assembly:
 
Having passed the Constitutional Amendment Bill on the new map that includes the disputed areasn in the Parliament, Nepal is racing ahead to get the Bill passed in the National Assembly.
 

Nepal: Oli’s Cartographic Nationalism has its Limits:

Paper No, 6594                      Dated 12-June-2020
By Dr. S. Chandrasekharan
 
Many in Nepal strongly believe that Prime Minister Oli is using the new map of Nepal to feed his ego and is also using his nationalistic rhetoric to discount every other problem the country is facing.
 

Nepal: Amendment to Constitution Delayed: Why?

Paper No 6586                    Dated 29-May-2020
By Dr.  S.Chandrasekharan.
In dealing with the border crisis with India on the Kalapani area and the inauguration of the link road to Lipulekh, one analyst described it as a “full display of his (Oli’s) characteristic and outrageous bluster.”  Again quoting the analyst, Oli did try his best to cash in on an anti Indian posturing that is highly popular among the jingoists in Nepal.
 

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