Kathmandu, April 1 (IANS) The international community Sunday welcomed the formation of a new government in Nepal with the participation of the Maoists, calling it a 'key moment' for the consolidation of the country's peace process.
Sunday, April 01, 2007 6:46:31 PM
Kathmandu, April 1 (IANS) Nepal's veteran trade union activist Sahana Pradhan was Sunday given the high profile foreign minister's job and will represent the country at the SAARC foreign ministers meet this week in New Delhi.
Sunday, April 01, 2007 5:32:45 PM
Kathmandu, April 1 (IANS) Eleven years after they had introduced a new phase in Nepal's history by launching an armed insurgency, the Himalayan nation's Maoist guerrillas Sunday added a new one by joining a coalition government with a pledge to build a new Nepal.
Sunday, April 01, 2007 4:45:47 PM
Kathmandu, April 1 (IANS) Though traditionally marked by foolery and merry-making, All Fools' Day struck a chilly note for Nepal's royal family Sunday with the ruling parties finally announcing June 20 as the date when voters would choose between the crown and a republic.
Sunday, April 01, 2007 4:16:13 PM
Kathmandu, April 1 (IANS) Nepal's new Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala took oath of office Sunday, urging for unity and patience and pledging improved security.
Sunday, April 01, 2007 2:11:12 PM
Kathmandu, April 1 (IANS) A new chapter in Nepal's history began Sunday with veteran politician Girija Prasad Koirala named the new prime minister of Nepal and the date of the revolutionary election finally announced, after months of wait.
Sunday, April 01, 2007 1:43:20 PM
Kathmandu, April 1 (IANS) Angry women from various organisations gathered in front of Nepal Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala's residence Sunday, shouting slogans and warning that they would begin a protest movement if a veteran woman politician was not given her dues.
Sunday, April 01, 2007 11:49:42 AM
Kathmandu, March 31 (IANS) The formation of the new interim government in Nepal was shelved Saturday following squabbles over power sharing between the allies.
Saturday, March 31, 2007 8:29:58 PM
Kathmandu, March 31 (IANS) The formation of Nepal's new interim government was held back Saturday despite an agreement between four main parties, after deputy prime minister dissented saying his party was not consulted during distribution of ministries.
Saturday, March 31, 2007 2:59:24 PM
Kathmandu, March 31 (IANS) A popular Nepali pop singer, dubbed Nepal's Bryan Adams for his husky baritone, has been arrested in Dubai for reportedly violating an employment contract, triggering outrage among his fans.
Saturday, March 31, 2007 12:51:04 PM
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