A Nepalese woman casts her ballot at a polling station in Bhaktapur on the outskirts of Kathmandu. A coalition of two communist parties secured about two-thirds of the seats in the country’s two legislative bodies. Photo: AFP A Nepalese woman casts her ballot at a polling station in Bhaktapur on the outskirts of Kathmandu. A coalition of two communist parties secured about two-thirds of the seats in the country’s two legislative bodies. Photo: AFP
A Nepalese woman casts her ballot at a polling station in Bhaktapur on the outskirts of Kathmandu. A coalition of two communist parties secured about two-thirds of the seats in the country’s two legislative bodies. Photo: AFP

Can Chinese investment help Nepal’s new communist alliance make the break from India?

After years of political and social turbulence, Nepalese people crave stability, and China-led projects can help create jobs, improve infrastructure, analysts say

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A Nepalese woman casts her ballot at a polling station in Bhaktapur on the outskirts of Kathmandu. A coalition of two communist parties secured about two-thirds of the seats in the country’s two legislative bodies. Photo: AFP A Nepalese woman casts her ballot at a polling station in Bhaktapur on the outskirts of Kathmandu. A coalition of two communist parties secured about two-thirds of the seats in the country’s two legislative bodies. Photo: AFP
A Nepalese woman casts her ballot at a polling station in Bhaktapur on the outskirts of Kathmandu. A coalition of two communist parties secured about two-thirds of the seats in the country’s two legislative bodies. Photo: AFP
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