Topic: Yubaraj Ghimire
Nepal's president gave the government and opposition parties until Aug. 21 to form a national government after Nepal's prime minister resigned following six months of stalemate.
08/15/2011 10:49 am
Nepal, which pulled out of civil war in 2006, has had three coalition governments in three years. Lawmakers just agreed to extend parliament by three months, but few are hopeful they'll soon resolve thorny issues.
05/31/2011 03:41 pm
Nepal's Maoists ended a six-day general strike that had angered citizens and prompted 10,000 people to demonstrate in Kathmandu Friday. The move may signal their willingness to adopt a more conciliatory political stance.
05/07/2010 03:34 pm
Former insurgents have surprised Nepalis and marginalized moderates.
04/15/2008 01:00 am