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This paper examines the state’s relationship with the MNCs and their impacts upon the non-economic sectors of Nepal. Taking mercantile approach from the realist perspective, it will argue that MNCs have been interfering in the sovereignty of Nepal. First, it examines the political influence of MNCs upon Nepal. Second, it discusses the impacts of MNCs upon the cultural sphere of the host country. Third, it examines the newer forms of social stratifications in Nepal being promoted by MNCs. Finally, it examines the state’s position in balancing the relationship between state and the MNCs.