Limits to Indian Exceptionalism

Tibetan Activists Not Allowed to Demonstrate in Nepal
  • The most damaging episode in the relationship between the Indian republic and modern Nepal was the five-month economic blockade.
  • It devastated Nepal’s economy, hit post-earthquake reconstruction, and created a humanitarian crisis. During Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli’s state visit to India, Kathmandu and New Delhi must try to understand how this crisis came about and ensure that it does not recur said Mani Dixit, a Kathmadu journalist.