Mamata Banerjee assures to restore normalcy in violence-hit Darjeeling

Mamata Banerjee assures to restore normalcy in violence-hit Darjeeling

Two army columns were deployed in the town at the request of Banerjee to maintain law and order.

Jun 10, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

Nepalis cast their vote in local elections

Nearly five million Nepalis on Sunday are voting in the first phase of the much awaited local elections taking place for the first time after the Himalayan nation became a federal democratic republic.

May 14, 2017, 13:03 PM IST
Manisha Koirala to support Nepali women affected by earthquake

Manisha Koirala to support Nepali women affected by earthquake

 Bollywood star and social activist Manisha Koirala has announced her support for the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) as its Goodwill Ambassador for Nepal to work for pregnant women, new mothers and their infants, girls and young people displaced by the devastating earthquake of April 25.

May 11, 2015, 18:32 PM IST

Nepal earthquake: ICRC launches website to trace missing quake victims

 In the aftermath of the devastating Nepal earthquake, The International Committee of the Red Cross has created an online page where survivors of the April 25 earthquake as well as family members of those missing can register themselves to contact each other.

Apr 30, 2015, 01:43 AM IST

PM Modi wins hearts, proposes `HIT` formula for Nepal`s development

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday won the hearts and minds of Nepalese people when he began his gripping address to the Parliament in Nepali language, recalling his previous visit to the country as a pilgrim.

Aug 03, 2014, 20:45 PM IST

Nepali national held with explosives in West Bengal

Ahead of the Republic Day, a Nepali national carrying explosives was held near the India-Bangladesh border in West Bengal`s Jalpaiguri district, an official said Saturday.

Jan 25, 2014, 23:52 PM IST

Queen decorates Nepali for Afghanistan heroics

Corporal Dipprasad Pun single-handedly saw off more than 30 Taliban fighters.

Jun 02, 2011, 15:26 PM IST

`Nepalis living in terror in Meghalaya`

India`s north-eastern Meghalaya state has now become an abode of terror for Nepali migrants who say they are being attacked, threatened and told to leave the state immediately or face dire consequences.

May 29, 2010, 13:41 PM IST

Nepali held for selling drugs to students in Panaji

A Nepali national working as a security guard at an educational institution here was arrested Thursday for selling drugs to college students, police said.

Mar 11, 2010, 16:02 PM IST

Nepal`s SC directs Jha to take oath in Nepali within a week

Nepal`s Supreme Court on Sunday
directed Vice President Parmananda Jha to take a fresh oath of
office and secrecy in Nepali language within a week, failing
which he would be disqualified to hold the top post.

Aug 23, 2009, 19:03 PM IST

Jha ready to retake oath in Nepali

Nepal`s V-P Parmanand Jha, who is at the centre of a language row, has expressed concern over SC`s "prejudiced" ruling linked to his oath in Hindi.

Jul 29, 2009, 18:10 PM IST