Stories By 'Lok Raj Baral'
Human resource development has multiple dimensions and cannot be explained only in statistical terms So budget allocations and educational growth in terms of numbers are not adequate to convey the spirit of human resource development
full story »
At a time when Nepali politicians are engaged in setting their houses in order, foreign policy is almost a forgotten area.
full story »
Has Nepal’s foreign policy really shrunk, confining the country to its immediate neighbours China and India? Or is it the reflection of the changed context of world politics that makes both big and small powers uncertain and unpredictable on a global scale. Both are possible,
full story »
ho sets the agenda that encapsulates the principles and practices in contemporary democracy? Pondering over this subject, four principal agenda setters can be identified with objectivity.
full story »
I had been asked to speak on civilisational links between Nepal and India at a seminar held during the recent Nepal visit of Indian President Pranab Mukherjee.
full story »
Interviews of politicians and role incumbents should be read between the lines. Former deputy prime minister and foreign minister Kamal Thapa has disclosed some things which had remained only as assumptions of some critics.
full story »