(From left) KP Sharma Oli, Pushpa Kumar Dahal ‘Prachanda’ and Sher Bahadur Deuba, all eye the Nepal Prime Minister’s chair.
China may have failed to keep the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) united despite a last-ditch attempt in dispatching a four-member delegation of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) to Kathmandu late last month. But for all intents and purposes, the Chinese are in Nepal for the long haul. A worried India knows this only too well.
The high-level CCP delegation’s visit also came in the backdrop of Nepalese PM K P Sharma Oli’s decision to seek dissolution of the 275-member House of Representatives in his bid to retain the prime ministerial chair....Read More
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