KATHMANDU, Feb. 2 -- Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Bimala Rai Paudyal has announced to finalize the draft of foreign policy prepared two years ago after holding consultations with the relevant stakeholders.

Addressing a group of journalists at her office on Wednesday, Minister Dr Paudyal said that the foreign policy draft will be finalized after making sure that it reflects the changed context around the world.

"There is a need to reflect on the foreign policy draft prepared two years ago. I think that this may need to be revised to make it compatible with the changed context now," she said. "We will have a consultation meeting reflecting on this thing."

The remarks of Dr Paudyal come in the wake of criticisms against the government ...