India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hand with his Nepalese counterpart K.P. Sharma Oli in 2018. Photo: Reuters
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hand with his Nepalese counterpart K.P. Sharma Oli in 2018. Photo: Reuters
Nepal

Are India and Nepal friends again because of concerns over China?

  • After months of acrimony over territorial disputes, relations between the Himalayan neighbours have warmed
  • For both countries, a major common concern is the increasing influence of Beijing across the subcontinent, with India looking to counter China’s moves in Nepal

Knowledge |   Asia’s territorial disputes
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hand with his Nepalese counterpart K.P. Sharma Oli in 2018. Photo: Reuters
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hand with his Nepalese counterpart K.P. Sharma Oli in 2018. Photo: Reuters
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