Nepal's new Constitution: Fallout beyond borders

Nepal's new Constitution: Fallout beyond borders

A Prime Minister in a new setting

What has made the occasion momentous is the fact that he is the first Prime Minister of the republic of Nepal after an elected CA had adopted a popular Constitution.

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Deceitful diplomacy

India has often exploited Nepal's vulnerability to serve its interests

Nepal's new Constitution: Fallout beyond borders

India at loss

If India cannot have stable relationship with neighbors like Nepal, there will be doubts about its global role

Nepal's new Constitution: Fallout beyond borders

Don’t blame India

It is far easier for the Nepali ruling elite to point an accusing finger at India than negotiate in earnest with its own people

Nepal's new Constitution: Fallout beyond borders

State of siege

Lashing out in anger against a weak country has only served to reinforce India’s image as a regional bully

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