Asia

Nepal’s Political Crisis Paralyzes Economyi
X
July 01, 2013 4:21 PM
Five years after Nepal abolished the monarchy and become a democratic republic, the Himalayan country remains at the center of a political crisis, with elections now postponed to November. VOA correspondent Aru Pande reports from Kathmandu on how the political instability has affected Nepal's economy and people's faith in the country's future.

Nepal’s Political Crisis Paralyzes Economy

Published July 01, 2013

Five years after Nepal abolished the monarchy and become a democratic republic, the Himalayan country remains at the center of a political crisis, with elections now postponed to November. VOA correspondent Aru Pande reports from Kathmandu on how the political instability has affected Nepal's economy and people's faith in the country's future.


You May Like

Conflicts Engulf Christians in Mideast

Research finds an increase in faith-based hostilities, and Christians are facing persecution in a growing number of countries in the region More

Chinese Americans: Don’t Call Us 'Model Minority'

Label points to collective achievement, but some say it triggers resentment, unrealistic expectations More

Iran Bolsters Phone, Internet Surveillance

Does increased monitoring suggest the government is nervous? More