India gives Nepal Rs 37.12 mn in aid for road upgradation

India has given Rs 37.12 million in financial assistance to Nepal for road upgradation work.

Nepal PM appeals opposition to resolve crisis through dialogue

'Seeking to resolve the lingering political stalemate in Nepal, Prime Minister Sushil Koirala on Tuesday appealed to opposition parties, including Prachanda's UCPN-Maoist, to settle the crisis through dialogue and be a part of constitution drafting process.

European envoys' meeting with Nepalese activist sparks furore

Ambassadors of some European countries here have triggered a diplomatic storm in Nepal following their meeting last week with controversial Nepalese activist CK Raut.

Nepal plunges into turmoil as politicians scuffle over constitution
Nepal plunges into turmoil as politicians scuffle over constitution

Nepal plunged deeper into crisis on Friday after feuding politicians, throwing microphones and shoes, failed to meet a deadline to table a new constitution, seen as a key step to stability in the Himalayan buffer state wedged between Asian powers China and India.Opposition party lawmakers stormed the well of parliament late on Thursday to prevent the ruling coalition from pushing ahead with a vote to salvage the draft of a charter marred by political rivalries."Political leaders must explain to people why they failed to fulfil their commitment," said Subas Nemwang, chairman of the Constituent Assembly tasked with preparing the charter. 

Nepal Parliament adjourned as deadline ends for new Constitution

Nepal's political parties missed a deadline to draft a new constitution that expired Thursday night, as Parliament session here ended without agreeing on its draft amid chaotic scenes.

Indian arrested with tiger parts and pistols in Kathmandu

A 23-year-old Indian-origin man has been arrested in Nepal for allegedly carrying a tiger hide, bones and two pistols.

Nepal's rape victims shatter taboos to seek justice

When Pooja Bohara heard that the two men who had dragged her into a toilet and raped her had been released from prison nine months ago, the Nepali teenager went into shock.

'Nepal parties must put aside interests for new constitution'

 The United Nations on Wednesday asked Nepal's warring political parties to put aside their narrow interests and focus on writing a new constitution that is based on a broad consensus and inclusiveness.

Hindi should be an official language in UN: Nepal vice-prez

Nepal's Vice President Parmananda Jha, who had got into trouble for taking oath of office in Hindi, today suggested that the language be added to the list of six official languages in the United Nations.

Nepalese opposition to stop constitution drafting via majority votes

A meeting of the 19-party alliance led by UCPN (Maoist) on Sunday decided to strongly retaliate if the new constitution is bulldozed through majority votes without considering the rights of minorities including the Madhesis.

Madan Mohan Malaviya taught value based education to the world: Nepal

Nepal Vice President Parmanand Jha on Thursday lauded India's late educationist and freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malaviya on his birth anniversary, saying he taught value based education to the world which is still relevant.

`Anti-women` citizenship bill sparks fury in Nepal

Nepalese single mother Deepti Gurung has spent years trying and failing to register her two teenage daughters as citizens of their country.

Modi-Sharif handshake: What does it mean for Indo-Pak relations?

A day after ignoring each other, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart broke the ice on Thursday when the duo shook hands not once but twice on the 18th SAARC Summit in Kathmandu.

DNA: '35 seconds' meet between PM Modi, Nawab Sharif at SAARC

In a photo-op that appeared to belie the recent animosity between the two neighbours, PM Narendra Modi and Nawab Sharif kept their handshake for several seconds and chatted, smiling all the while, as Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala, the host of the SAARC Summit, looked on happily.

Modi returns home from SAARC summit, says "Thank You, Kathmandu"

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday night returned here after a three-day visit to Nepal where he attended the SAARC summit and held bilateral talks with leaders of a host of neighboring countries.

Watch: Experts' take on Indo-Pak relations

A day after ignoring each other, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart broke the ice on Thursday when the duo shook hands not once but twice on the 18th SAARC Summit in Kathmandu.

PM Narendra Modi, Nawaz Sharif shake hands at SAARC

A day after ignoring each other, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart broke the ice on Thursday when the duo shook hands not once but twice on the 18th SAARC Summit in Kathmandu.

India-Nepal bus service completes maiden journey

The first ever bus service between India and Nepal successfully completed its maiden journey from Kathmandu to New Delhi.

Modi, Sharif shake hands; India says interested in peaceful ties with Pakistan
Modi, Sharif shake hands; India says interested in peaceful ties with Pakistan

A day after ignoring each other, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart broke the ice on Thursday when the duo shook hands not once but twice on the 18th SAARC Summit here.