Kathmandu, Oct 17 (IANS) In a major political setback, Nepal's political parties have missed the mid-October deadline to prepare the first draft of the country's constitution and publish it in the government gazette for public deliberations, cross-party leaders said Friday.
Friday, October 17, 2014 8:16:07 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 17 (IANS) Rescuers have evacuated 39 foreign tourists and Nepalese nationals stranded in mountainous districts three days after a severe snowstorm triggered avalanches and killed more than two dozen trekkers in western Nepal, officials said Friday.
Friday, October 17, 2014 7:56:20 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 17 (IANS/EFE) Nepalese authorities have still not been able to contact around 300 hill walkers and trekkers, including 60 foreigners, after a snowstorm that killed 27 people in the Himalayan country's western region, sources said Friday.
Friday, October 17, 2014 6:56:22 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 16 (IANS/EFE) Nepalese authorities Thursday continued the search for victims of the snowstorm that caused the deaths of 19 mountaineers and four Nepali farmers, official sources told Efe news agency.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 6:58:05 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 15 (IANS) The body of an Indian was among nine found Wednesday after 17 trekkers died in the Nepal Himalayas this week, official sources said.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 8:24:04 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 15 (IANS) At least four people were killed in an avalanche in Nepal's Mustang district, officials said Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 2:12:14 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 14 (IANS) Days after the end of this year's monsoon in Nepal, a sudden change in local weather due to the influence of cyclonic storm Hudhud, which wreaked havoc in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh Sunday, has hugely affected life across Nepal.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 5:14:03 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 13 (IANS) Nepal's major parties have agreed to elect a new president and vice-president soon after the promulgation of the new constitution, party leaders said Monday.
Monday, October 13, 2014 8:12:10 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 12 (IANS) Nepal's major political parties have started decisive talks on the issues of new constitution, officials said Sunday.
Sunday, October 12, 2014 3:24:03 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 11 (IANS) Nepal's largest party, Nepali Congress (NC), said Saturday that there should not be more than seven provinces in the new federal set-up as the country economically cannot sustain more provinces.
Saturday, October 11, 2014 8:04:03 PM
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