Nepal police fire tear gas at protesters in Maoist-led strike

Nepalese police on Tuesday fired tear gas and arrested dozens of demonstrators for trying to enforce a nationwide Maoist-led strike to protest against the government`s plan to push through a new constitution without opposition agreement.

Jaishankar to visit Nepal on second leg of 'SAARC yatra'

 Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar will visit Nepal next week on the second leg of his 'SAARC yatra' aimed at firming up India's ties with members of the grouping while reviewing regional and bilateral cooperation.

Nepal PM Koirala invites opposition for talks on Constitution

Prime Minister Sushil Koirala on Sunday invited agitating opposition parties for a "meaningful dialogue" to resolve the political stalemate over Constitution drafting process, but UCPN-Maoist dismissed it as "vague".

Nepal PM asks Prachanda to forge consensus for constitution

 Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala on Friday appealed to UCPN-Maoist chairman Prachanda to cooperate in forging consensus among the warring political parties over the drafting of a new constitution.

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.

Nepal: Koirala to meet opposition parties to resolve political crisis

Seeking to resolve the lingering political crisis in Nepal, Prime Minister Sushil Koirala has initiated talks with UCPN-Maoist chairman Prachanda, Madhesi leaders and opposition parties.

Nepal finally picks envoy to India after three years

After a three-year-long vacancy at its Mandi House embassy in New Delhi, Nepal has finally picked its envoy for India, a critical diplomatic mission for the Himalayan nation`s foreign relations.

Nepal risks return to confrontation: UN warns politicians

The UN on Wednesday warned Nepal's warring political leaders that they risk a return to "confrontation and conflict" if they fail to set aside their narrow interests and focus on writing a new constitution by the deadline due next week.

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.