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Nepal’s perpetual conundrum: looking south or heading north

At a recent Nepal-India think-tank summit in Kathmandu,  the keynote speaker Ram Madhav, national general secretary of India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, suggested that Nepal adopt a “Look South” policy under the broad framework of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Neighborhood First” policy. Elaborating that Nepal should do away with land-based thinking in favor of ocean-based […]