Newsclick Production, March 19, 2013
Journalist Prashant Jha and activist-journalist Shyam Shrestha comment on the latest "agreement" between the top political players in Nepal paving the way for a Chief Justice led interim government before elections are held for a fresh Constituent Assembly.
Newsclick Production, 24-October-2011
Prominent Leftist intellectual and civil society activist Shyam Shrestha comments on the visit by Nepal prime minister Baburam Bhattarai to India. He also explains the ideological debate within the Maoists and reasons for the discord between them.
Srinivasan Ramani, Newsclick, 11-October-2011
Srinivasan Ramani, Newsclick, Sept 2, 2011
Left intellectual Baburam Bhattarai's ascension to the post of PM in Nepal renews hopes for the completion of the Constitution writing process.
Srinivasan Ramani, Newsclick, 31st May 2011
Newsclick Production, Feb 15, 2011
Prashant Jha talks about the political differences that have prevented the formation of a national consensus government in Nepal, highlights the challenges to the Constitution writing process and points out to the reactions from the Nepali public to the continuing political turmoil. Prashant works as a correspondent for The Hindu newspaper apart from being a regular columnist for the popular magazine, Nepali Times.
Srinivasan Ramani, Newsclick, February 14, 2011
After months of petty mindedness, crass oneupmanship and the impossibility of forming a national consensus government, a Communist Party of Nepal (United Marxist-Leninist) leader has been elected to the role of prime ministership in Nepal, writes Srinivasan Ramani
Srinivasan Ramani, Newsclick, 13th February 2010
The Nepali Maoists' reiteration to focus on Constitution writing is a significant boost to the process.