Modi, Sharif handshake 'significant': Nepal PM

Nepalese Premier and host of the SAARC Summit Sushil Koirala today termed the handshake between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif as "significant".

How Sushil Koirala broke the impasse between India, Pakistan

Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala played a crucial role in ending the impasse between India and Pakistan during the retreat at Dhulikhel near here Thursday on the sidelines of the 18th SAARC Summit.

Nepal PM terms SAARC summit a success

Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala on Thursday termed the 18th SAARC summit as a success noting that the leaders have agreed on policies for accelerated regional cooperation among member states in areas of interest.

SAARC leaders treated to vegetarian lunch at retreat

 SAARC leaders were Thursday treated to a vegetarian lunch, comprising green bean and potato curry and spiced mushroom curry among other delicacies, at the Dhulikhel resort near here on the concluding day of the two-day summit.

India, Nepal ink nine deals; PM Modi inaugurates trauma centre, bus service
India, Nepal ink nine deals; PM Modi inaugurates trauma centre, bus service

Nepal's happiness "gives us joy", Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here Tuesday on his second visit to the Himalayan country in 100 days as both sides inked nine agreements, further cementing their close ties.

Hope SAARC Summit will lead to concrete outcomes: Modi
Hope SAARC Summit will lead to concrete outcomes: Modi

 As he embarks on his second visit to Nepal to attend the SAARC Summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday that he hopes the meet will lead to concrete outcomes, especially with regard to connectivity projects between the eight South Asian neighbours.

Narendra Modi arrives in Nepal to attend SAARC Summit
Narendra Modi arrives in Nepal to attend SAARC Summit

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Kathmandu on Tuesday to attend the 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday did not rule out an informal meeting between the Indian PM and his Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of the summit.

PM Modi to hand over trauma centre, helicopter to Nepal on Tuesday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hand over to Nepal a 200-bedded trauma centre and an Advanced Light Helicopter for its army after arriving here tomorrow to attend the SAARC Summit, reports said on Monday.

Modi to hand over trauma centre, helicopter to Nepal

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will Tuesday hand over a trauma centre built with Indian aid adjacent to the Bir Hospital in the centre of Kathmandu.

Nepal gears up for SAARC Summit

Preparations for the 18th SAARC Summit has reached its final stages with Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala on Friday instructing officials to ensure fool- proof security to visiting dignitaries.

Gadkari meets Nepal PM, assures India's support in developmental issues

Union Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari met Nepal's Prime Minister Sushil Koirala at his official residence in Kathmandu and assured him of India's support on developmental issues.

Don't consider govt's flexibility as weakness: Nepal PM Sushil Koirala

Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala on Monday asked the Maoists not to hinder the process of drafting the new Constitution, saying the government's flexibility on the issue should not be seen as its weakness.

Nepal to felicitate Indian Army Chief during his 4-day visit

Indian Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag will undertake his first visit to Nepal next week during which he will be conferred the title of honorary rank of General of Nepal Army.

Nepal's opposition parties rejects proposals on Constitution

Nepal's opposition parties on Tuesday rejected the joint proposals suggested by the ruling parties on contentious issues like state restructuring and system of governance for the new Constitution, saying they went against the spirit of ethnic identity based federal system.

'SAARC meet will only be respite in India-Pakistan crisis'

Guns may fall silent when the SAARC meet takes place in November, but it would only imply respite rather than a long-term solution to the ongoing crisis between India and Pakistan, an editorial said Monday.

Nepal vows warning system after deadly Himalayan snowstorm

Nepal's prime minister has pledged to set up a weather warning system after a major Himalayan snowstorm killed 32 people at the height of the trekking season, 17 of them tourists.

Nepal vows warning system after deadly Himalayan snowstorm

Nepal`s Prime Minister has pledged to set up a weather warning system after a major Himalayan snowstorm killed 32 people at the height of the trekking season, 17 of them tourists.

Aamir, Nepal PM discuss malnutrition in South Asia
Aamir, Nepal PM discuss malnutrition in South Asia

Though some substantive achievement has been made in the region for overall development of children, compared with developed nations, South Asia needs to do more, Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala said here.

Nepal PM backs India's bid for permanent seat on UNSC

Nepal gave its backing Friday for India's bid for a permanent seat on the UN Security Council, saying it was needed to reflect the changed times and make it more effective.