Aditya Adhikari

Aditya Adhikari is the author of The Bullet and the Ballot Box: The Story of Nepal’s Maoist Revolution.

From the ashes of People’s War

Despite its immense bravado, the radical Maoist group led by Biplab might find it difficult to achieve its aims

A tenacious and perceptive witness

Sam Cowan’s new book offers deep insights into modern Nepali history

The death of a journalist

A trial in Dailekh and its lessons for transitional justice in Nepal

The machinery of brutality

Remembering the Royal Nepal Army’s actions in wartime

The revolutionary and the lawyer

The Maoists grapple with demands to hold them accountable for the violence of the conflict

A Maoist dream deferred

They appear weak, but the Maoists aligned with 'Biplab' haven't given up

The silences of history

Stiller’s analysis of Nepal’s early rulers

Against all temptations of authoritarianism

Memorialization and politics in Germany seventy-two years after the Second World War.