Based in New Delhi, Samarth Pathak is a policy analyst and public advocacy specialist with a keen interest in international relations, politics and sustainable development. He was recently inducted as a Fellow at the South Asia Democratic Forum (www.sadf.eu), a Brussels-based institution on South Asia. Pathak was previously associated with The Aspen Institute India, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and ANI-Reuters TV. His experience encompasses policy analysis and public advocacy, Track II Diplomacy, strategic communications, news reporting and production, and analysis of India's foreign and domestic policy, politics, climate change and human rights. Pathak currently writes for The Huffington Post, and his reports and op-eds have also appeared in The Guardian, Reuters Alertnet, Dawn, Hardnews and The Asian Age. An idealist at heart, Pathak aspires to be a catalyst for social change. Follow him on Facebook/Twitter. Write to him on firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Indian Prime Minister's visits to Kathmandu have focused on injecting optimism in ties, articulating a vision for the future, reviving old friendships, and exploring new partnerships. But could this prove to be game-changing for India and Nepal?
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