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John Child is The NewsBlaze Nepal Correspondent, a journalist in Kathmandu who writes about goings-on in and around Nepal and her neighbors.

Nepal’s Rebel Leader Speaks

Prachanda's comments on TV reveal much about Maoist demands as they resume negotiations with the seven-party government

Nationalize Nepal’s schools?

The proposal that the government take over private schools in Nepal is an ideological trial balloon from the far left.

Fire and Rain in Kathmandu

Two large, politically charged assemblies Friday in Nepal's capital couldn't have been more different.

Nepal and The Army Deal

Nepal's government is skating on thin ice with their constitutional changes. The army's support will strengthen their hand considerably.

The Backlash in Nepal

The process of undoing King Gyanendra's actions since dismissing Parliament is underway. There's much more to come, and it could get nasty.