Topic: Tribhuvan University
Nepal's Maoists – former rebels who joined a peace process in 2006, won the right to govern in 2008, then resigned after a dispute a year later – say they will continue their protests until they are returned to power. The nationwide strike began Sunday.
05/03/2010 09:36 am
Former Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala's death could undermine the fragile Nepal government, which has until May 28 to write a new constitution. Mr. Koirala loomed large in Nepal's transition from monarchy to republic after a long civil war with Maoists.
03/21/2010 11:14 am
Prime Minister Prachanda resigned Monday after coalition partners and the president opposed the move.
05/04/2009 01:00 am
The former rebels plan to put all children in public schools by 2010, saying it will even the playing field.
11/15/2008 12:00 am
Former rebel leader Prachanda – or 'the fierce one' – now leads the assembly rewriting the Constitution.
08/21/2008 01:00 am
The new assembly will write a constitution, a key demand of former Maoist rebels.
04/09/2008 01:00 am