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Minor blast near Indian embassy camp office in Kathmandu

Minor blast near Indian embassy camp office in Kathmandu

A minor explosion took place near camp office of Indian embassy in Biratnagar, Kathmandu. However, there were no reports of any casualty.

Apr 17, 2018, 09:20 AM IST
New railway line to link Kathmandu with India soon, says PM Narendra Modi

New railway line to link Kathmandu with India soon, says PM Narendra Modi

Oli's three-day visit is in line with the tradition of a Nepalese premier visiting India on his first overseas trip. 

Apr 07, 2018, 13:50 PM IST
At least 50 dead as US-Bangla Airlines plane crash-lands at Kathmandu airport, rescue ops on

At least 50 dead as US-Bangla Airlines plane crash-lands at Kathmandu airport, rescue ops on

A plane from US-Bangla, a Bangladeshi airline, crashed on the east side of Tribhuvan International Airport's runway on Monday.

Mar 12, 2018, 14:45 PM IST
KP Oli to be appointed Nepal PM

KP Oli to be appointed Nepal PM

  Chairman of the CPN-UML K.P. Oli will become the 41st Prime Minister of Nepal with incumbent Sher Bhahadur Deuba set to resign from the post on Thursday.

Feb 15, 2018, 11:58 AM IST
Nepal clocks 67 percent voter turnout in final phase of historic poll

Nepal clocks 67 percent voter turnout in final phase of historic poll

For the Parliament, 1,663 candidates contested while 2,819 candidates tried for the Provincial Assemblies.

Dec 07, 2017, 19:04 PM IST

At least 31 dead in central Nepal bus accident: Police

At least 31 people, including 11 children, died when an overcrowded bus swerved off the road and plunged into a river in central Nepal on Saturday, police said.

Oct 28, 2017, 17:47 PM IST
India qualify for 2018 AFC U-16  Championship

India qualify for 2018 AFC U-16 Championship

India qualified as one of the six best second-placed teams from the group matches of qualifying round. All the matches of each of the 10 groups were played in a single venue.

Sep 29, 2017, 20:25 PM IST
3-year-old Trishna Shakya named Nepal's new 'Living Goddess'

3-year-old Trishna Shakya named Nepal's new 'Living Goddess'

A three-year-old girl has been named the new 'Living Goddess' of Nepal's capital Kathmandu after her predecessor retired when she reached puberty, continuing an ancient tradition that sees young girls worshipped as "living goddesses".

Sep 28, 2017, 06:34 AM IST
Nepal names three-year-old as new 'living goddess'

Nepal names three-year-old as new 'living goddess'

Once she is anointed a living goddess, Shakya will only be allowed to leave her new home 13 times a year on special feast days.

Sep 27, 2017, 18:08 PM IST
Nepal holds final phase of crucial local polls

Nepal holds final phase of crucial local polls

The local polls are part of the final step in the peace deal that ended a 10-year civil war in 2006, and pave the way for provincial and general elections later this year.

Sep 18, 2017, 12:47 PM IST
Nepal focused on increasing connectivity with China: Krishna Bahadur Mahara

Nepal focused on increasing connectivity with China: Krishna Bahadur Mahara

He also expressed belief that the office will contribute in strengthening bilateral ties and broaden relations in the economic sector, Nepal's foreign ministry said.

Sep 10, 2017, 20:07 PM IST

Nepal-India defence cooperation interdependent: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that defence cooperation between India and Nepal is important to keep borders of the two countries secure as New Delhi and Kathmandu signed eight memoranda of understanding (MoUs), including four on post-earthquake reconstruction.

Aug 24, 2017, 15:35 PM IST

Nepal floods: Death toll rises to 120; 35 persons still missing

The toll in Nepal`s floods soared to 120 as the disaster caused havoc mostly in the country`s southern plains in the Terai, officials said on Tuesday.

Aug 15, 2017, 23:45 PM IST
Kathmandu benefitted tremendously from ties with New Delhi: Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba

Kathmandu benefitted tremendously from ties with New Delhi: Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba

Praising citizens of India for their achievements in 70 years of independence, Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba said that Kathmandu has benefitted tremendously from its ties with New Delhi.

Aug 12, 2017, 12:25 PM IST

Nepal hosts gay pride parade demanding equal rights

In recent years the gay community has started using the festival to call attention to its demands for equal rights. 

 

Aug 08, 2017, 19:15 PM IST
Nepal officials to hold talks with India on GST

Nepal officials to hold talks with India on GST

The delegation will discuss issues concerning Goods and Services Tax (GST) recently imposed in India in relation to the bilateral Trade and Transit Treaty between the two countries, officials said here.

Jul 10, 2017, 20:28 PM IST

China plans to launch cargo service to Pakistan through China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

The new line will start from Lanzhou, capital of northwestern China's Gansu Province, travelling through Kashgar in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region to the Gwadar Port of Pakistan, Xu Chunhua, director of Lanzhou International Trade and Logistic Park, was quoted as saying by state-run Xinhua news agency.

Jul 06, 2017, 15:21 PM IST

5.1 magnitude earthquake jolts Nepal

The seismic event was recorded at 7:43 AM.

Jul 02, 2017, 16:15 PM IST

Nepal, China hail 'smooth, healthy development' of bilateral ties

Nepal highly appreciates China's non-interference in its internal affairs, China's support for and understanding of its constitutional process and China's long-term assistance for its socio-economic development, Deuba said.

Jun 22, 2017, 10:21 AM IST
Manisha Koirala 'excited, committed' to clean river Bagmati

Manisha Koirala 'excited, committed' to clean river Bagmati

Actress Manisha Koirala, who has been appointed as the goodwill ambassador of Bagmati clean-up mega campaign, says she is "excited and committed" to be a part of this intiative.

Jun 17, 2017, 13:40 PM IST