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A Comprehensive Analysis of India-Nepal Relationship Since 2014

Yatoo, Javeed Ahmad 

Research Scholar, Department of Political Science, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore Madhya Pradesh,



Despite assurances to the contrary, Nepal finds it challenging to keep a balance between China and India. Both China and India are fascinated by Nepalese. The tabloid debates a struggle amongst China and India for political dominance in Nepal. It examines the responses of China and India to the most recent political events in Nepal.

 Keywords: Bilateral, Strategic, India, Nepal, China, Tibet

Impact Statement

This study emphasizes historical, political, economic, and cultural aspects of the relationship between India and Nepal, highlighting its complexity and diversity. Through an analysis of noteworthy advancements made since 2014, the study illuminates the obstacles and prospects present in the mutual relationship. The examination of border conflicts, economic collaboration, and interpersonal relationships yields a thorough comprehension of the underlying dynamics. The analysis also emphasizes the geopolitical ramifications of Nepal’s strategic equilibrium between China and India. The research’s significance stems from its in-depth examination of current matters, providing insightful information to stakeholders, academics, and policymakers engaged in South Asian regional politics. It adds to the conversation about regional stability by highlighting the necessity of respectfully addressing outstanding issues and fostering a stronger bilateral partnership via constructive engagement.


About Author

Javeed Ahmad Yatoo is Research Scholar in Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore Madhya Pradesh in the Department of Political Science. He is enthusiastic learner with keen interest in International Relations and Indian Political Science. 



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