Himalayan nation

Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli begins 6-day China tour

China and Nepal will reach an understanding to undertake a survey and prepare a detailed project report of a Trans-Himalayan economic corridor.

Jun 19, 2018, 12:28 PM IST

Nepal: Parliamentary and Provincial polls begin today

A total of 702 candidates are participating in Sunday`s election fray on the basis of First Past the Post (FPTP) electoral system whose fate will be decided by 3.1 Million voters.

Nov 26, 2017, 11:40 AM IST

Nepal beefs up security for local body elections

Nepal police on Thursday stepped up security across the Himalayan nation ahead of the first phase of the crucial local body elections to be held on May 14 after a gap of 20 years.

May 04, 2017, 13:09 PM IST

India using ''underground outfits'' to bully Nepal: Prachanda

Muddying the waters further, a prominent Left leader here on Tuesday charged India with "bullying" Nepal using various Nepali political or underground outfits as military forces against the landlocked Himalayan nation.

Jan 05, 2016, 20:19 PM IST

Police shoot dead four Madhesis as violence returns to Nepal

Nepal has also accused India of siding with the protesters, a charge New Delhi denies. 

Nov 22, 2015, 16:48 PM IST

Nepal hits out at India for raking up rights issue at UNHRC

Nepalese Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Friday hit out at India for raking up alleged conflict-era human rights violation at the UN, saying the issue has no relevance as Nepal had completed the peace process under the direct monitoring of the world body itself.

Nov 06, 2015, 21:12 PM IST

Nepal urges China to open more passes, entry points

After fuel supplies to Nepal from India dwindled heavily for last one month, Kathmandu initiated process to import fuel from China.

Nov 04, 2015, 20:01 PM IST

Police kill Indian during Nepal protest

Police in Nepal on Monday shot dead an Indian national during protests in the the country's Birgunj city close to the Indian border, officials said.

Nov 02, 2015, 17:04 PM IST

Nepal gets new secular constitution amid protests

Nepal on Sunday adopted a historic Constitution after seven years of painstaking deliberations marking its transition into a fully secular and democratic republic from a Hindu monarchy, amid violence by minority Madhesi groups over a seven province federal structure.

Sep 20, 2015, 18:23 PM IST

Three mild aftershocks recorded in Nepal

Three mild aftershocks were felt within three hours in different areas in Nepal, two months after the deadly temblor jolted the Himalayan nation and claimed nearly 9,000 lives.

Jun 26, 2015, 14:30 PM IST

Nepal earthquake: Dozens killed as 7.3 magnitude strikes near Everest

A new 7.3-magnitude earthquake and several powerful aftershocks shook Nepal on Tuesday killing at least 36 people and injuring more than 1,000 injured. At least 17 have also died in India.

May 12, 2015, 20:15 PM IST

Nepal Army launches Operation Sankat Mochan

The Nepal Army on Friday launched its ambitious Operation Sankat Mochan to mobilise its personnel in quake hit areas as foreign search and research teams have left the Himalayan nation.

May 08, 2015, 18:00 PM IST

NDRF to begin pulling out of quake-ravaged Nepal today

India's National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) will on Tuesday begin pulling out of quake-ravaged Nepal, a day after the government of the Himalayan nation asked rescue teams of all foreign nations to leave.

May 05, 2015, 09:15 AM IST

Nepal's decision asking foreign rescue workers to leave not aimed at India: Deep Upadhyay

Nepal Ambassador to India Deep Upadhyay on Monday denied reports claiming that the Himalayan nation is unhappy with India, saying rescue work is accomplished that's is why Nepal government has requested all international community to prepare for return.

May 04, 2015, 21:03 PM IST

Indian rescue teams to be withdrawn from quake-hit Nepal: MEA

India will be withdrawing its rescue teams from quake-hit Nepal, along with 34 other nations, the government said on Monday.

May 04, 2015, 17:19 PM IST

Will do everything possible to help quake-hit Nepal: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday reiterated India's commitment to do everything possible to help quake-hit Nepal and said that it was not alone at this moment of tragedy.

Apr 28, 2015, 22:58 PM IST

Indian Army to undertake long term operations in Nepal

With a large number of ex-servicemen living in Nepal, the Indian Army will launch long term operations there to reach out to them, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Sunday.

Apr 26, 2015, 22:11 PM IST

Nepal earthquake: Quick response to calamities, helping neighbours priority, says Parrikar

Quick response to calamities in the neighbourhood as well as in India is high-priority for the armed forces, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Sunday as India stepped up rescue and relief operations in earthquake-hit Nepal.

Apr 26, 2015, 18:34 PM IST

Nepal visit: PM Narendra Modi to arrive in Kathmandu today

Making it the first bilateral visit by an Indian prime minister to this Himalayan nation in 17 years, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accompanied by a team of 101-member delegation including seven ministers, will arrive here on Sunday morning on a two-day visit.

Aug 02, 2014, 21:38 PM IST