Posts Tagged: Nepal
The U.S. Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage will bolster the work of human rights activists around the world. But it will also pose some challenges.
An interview with Wang Ping, a poet and activist working to build a sense of kinship between the peoples of the Yangtze and Mississippi River valleys.
After a contentious and disputed election, Nepal's centrist parties are struggling to reach an accord with the Maoists who helped bring down the country's monarchy.
Nepal, a strategically located country on the southern flank of the central Himalayas between India and China, has finally caught election fever.
Bhutanese refugees in Nepal face an agonizing choice: wait for repatriation or go to a third country.
The fairy tale kingdom of Bhutan is heading toward democracy. Overlooked has been the problem of over 100,000 Bhutanese refugees.
Maoist guerrillas saving democracy from the clutches of a despot? Perhaps only in Nepal
The tiny country of Nepal is at a major crossroads: one path leads to a monarchy and a society continually plagued by internal strife while another offers the possibility of peace and a modern day democracy.