Kathmandu

Earthquake of 5.8 magnitude hits Nepal, no loss of lives reported

"Epicenter of the earthquake lies at Bhulbhule of Lamjung District this morning at around 5:42 (Local Time). It has been recorded with 5.8 magnitudes," Dr Lokbijay Adhikari, Seismologist, National Earthquake Monitoring and Research Center told ANI. 

May 19, 2021, 10:09 AM IST

Flights halted in Nepal after thick smoke from wildfires reduce visibility

According to the Meteorological Forecasting Division, a total of 54 districts are now engulfed by a forest fire that is emitting smoke into the airspace of the Himalayan Nation.

Mar 26, 2021, 22:33 PM IST

Nepalese lawmaker sacked for defying her party's decision to endorse country's new map

The Opposition Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) decided to sack Sarita Giri for breaching the party whip to withdraw her amendment registered at the Parliament Secretariat against the Nepal government's second amendment to the Constitution.

Jul 07, 2020, 19:46 PM IST

Nepal's FM radio stations beam propaganda across border, say Lipulekh theirs

Nepalese Parliament recently adopted a new political map of the country showing these areas as part of its own territory, a move strongly opposed by India.

Jun 21, 2020, 19:31 PM IST

India raises killing of Bihar's Sitamarhi resident with Nepal

Vinesh Kumar, a 22-year-old Indian farmer from Bihar's Sitamarhi was killed and two others were injured in indiscriminate firing by the Nepal police at the India-Nepal border on June 12. 

Jun 14, 2020, 18:54 PM IST

Kathmandu valley see Mount Everest as COVID-19 lockdown cuts pollution; pics go viral

Earlier in May and April, pictures of Mt Everest being visible from a village in Bihar, several mountain ranges been seen from Uttar Pradesh and Punjab also went viral on social media.

May 17, 2020, 22:50 PM IST

Over dozen killed, 16 injured in bus accident in Nepal's Sindhupalchowk

Ganesh Khanal, the spokesperson at district police office Sindhupalchowk, told Xinhua news agency that 12 passengers died on the spot, while the two others succumbed to their injuries in a hospital.

Dec 15, 2019, 12:10 PM IST

27 Indian pilgrims injured in road accident in western Nepal

The cause of the accident is yet to be ascertained, but the police suspect it to be over speeding and loss of control.

Sep 16, 2019, 16:23 PM IST

EAM Jaishankar in Nepal, to participate in fifth Nepal-India Joint Commission meet

The Joint Commission meeting is being held after a three-year gap. 

Aug 21, 2019, 15:56 PM IST

Nepal: 2 Indian pilgrims die, 21 injured as truck rams bus

A passenger bus carrying 60 Indian pilgrims has been hit by a truck in Nepal's Rautahat district, killing two persons on the spot and wounding 21 others, a media report said Tuesday.

Jun 11, 2019, 15:03 PM IST

Two dead, 100 injured as storm hits Nepal's far-western region

At least two people lost their lives and a hundred were injured after a storm hit Nepal`s Kailali and Kanchanpur districts in the Far-Western Development Region on Thursday evening.

Jun 07, 2019, 13:27 PM IST

Bombs found in Nepal, day after three explosions in Kathmandu

Security has been beefed up after four people died and seven others were injured in the explosions on Sunday.

May 27, 2019, 15:43 PM IST

Two Indian climbers die on Mt. Kanchenjunga

Pasang Sherpa, Director at the Peak Promotion Nepal, the company, told Xinhua news agency that the Indian climbers collapsed at an altitude of 8,400 meters.

May 16, 2019, 16:13 PM IST

'Tamso Ma Jyotirgamaya': Rahul Gandhi tweets after reaching Kathmandu on way to Kailash Mansarovar

Rahul Gandhi's Kailash Mansarovar Yatra has come under attack from the ruling BJP.

Sep 01, 2018, 09:49 AM IST

India's gift to Nepal: PM Modi to hand over 400-bed Pashupatinath dharamshala

PM Modi will also hold a bilateral meeting with his Nepali counterpart KP Sharma Oli.

Aug 31, 2018, 07:37 AM IST

Landslide kills 3 family members in Nepal

The landslide also caused damage to the Bahrakot Primary School at Bareng rural municipality.

Jun 26, 2018, 13:35 PM IST

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

PM Narendra Modi's 2-day state visit to Nepal: All you need to know

Here is the itinerary of PM Narendra Modi's two-day state visit to Nepal.

May 11, 2018, 11:53 AM IST

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

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