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Last updated: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 4:28:13 PM

GMR to sell 500 MW energy to Bangladesh from Nepal
Kathmandu, March 4 (IANS) Infrastructure major GMR India is to enter into an agreement with Bangladesh to export 500 MW electricity from two hydropower projects it is constructing in Nepal, according to officials here.

Wednesday, March 04, 2015 5:36:13 PM

Turkish plane skid-lands at Kathmandu, airport closed
Kathmandu, March 4 (IANS) All 224 passengers on board a Turkish Airlines flight had a narrow escape when their Airbus A330 aircraft skidded off the runway at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) here early on Wednesday morning. The terminal, Nepal's only international airport, was ordered shut till 5 p.m. on Wednesday leading to cancellation or delays in at least ten international flights, authorities said.

Wednesday, March 04, 2015 4:52:08 PM

Turkish plane skids off runway at Kathmandu airport, passengers safe
Kathmandu, March 4 (IANS) A Turkish Airlines plane skidded off the runway while landing at the Nepal's Tribhuwan International Airport on Wednesday, airport officials told Xinhua.

Wednesday, March 04, 2015 1:44:08 PM

Kathmandu-Varanasi direct bus service from Thursday
Kathmandu, March 3 (IANS) In a bid to further boost people-to-people contact and improve physical connectivity, Nepal and India were all set to launch a direct bus service linking Kathmandu and Vanarasi from Thursday, connecting the two great Hindu religious cities.

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 3:02:17 PM

Haryana to compensate Nepali rape victim's kin
Kathmandu, March 2 (IANS) The Haryana government has declared that it will provide Rs.300,000 (Nepali Rs.480,000) as compensation to the family of a 28-year-old mentally challenged woman from Rajapur in Bardiya who was raped and murdered in Rohtak last month.

Monday, March 02, 2015 6:26:16 PM

India-Nepal joint motor rally to promote friendship
Kathmandu, Feb 23 (IANS) A joint India-Nepal motor rally will be flagged off on February 27 from Puri in Odisha to promote connectivity, people-to-people contact, and spiritual and adventure tourism in both the countries, India's Ambassador to Nepal Ranjit Rae said here Monday.

Monday, February 23, 2015 11:04:03 PM

BJP leader's remarks in Nepal spark off row
Kathmandu, Feb 18 (IANS) A visiting BJP leader's remarks on Nepal's future political structure sparked off a major controversy Wednesday and were slammed by opposition parties, prompting the Indian embassy to seek to end the row, terming the statements her personal views and not the official stand.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 7:22:33 PM

India to release Rs.40 crore for river embankment, inundation
Kathmandu, Feb 15 (IANS) The Indian government has decided to release an additional Nepali Rs.700 million (over INR 40 crore) for the remaining embankment extension along Lalbakaiya, Bagmati and Kamala rivers.

Sunday, February 15, 2015 6:36:17 PM

Nepal imports 100,000 red roses from India for V-day
Kathmandu, Feb 12 (IANS) Nepal has imported 100,000 red roses - considered a symbol of love - from India for celebrating Valentine's Day Feb 14, according to the Floriculture Association Nepal.

Thursday, February 12, 2015 5:52:14 PM

Nepal, India agree to strengthen border security
Kathmandu, Feb 11 (IANS) India and Nepal Wednesday decided that the chiefs of their respective border districts shall meet more often to iron out contentious issues and make the 1,750-km open border more secure.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 7:10:05 PM

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