Kathmandu, Dec 19 (IANS) Shailaja Acharya, aunt of Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala and niece of Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala, has been named the new Nepali ambassador to India.
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 3:50:34 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 19 (IANS) Fresh feud erupted in Nepal Tuesday with Maoist students calling a shutdown in Kathmandu valley to protest what they called the government's 'arbitrary' decision to appoint envoys to 14 countries.
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 11:52:26 AM
Kathmandu, Dec 19 (IANS) Pre-Christmas and New Year festivities have begun in Nepal, but it is a glum time for the royal family whose unlimited purchase power has received a jolt with King Gyanendra's ouster as head of government.
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 2:20:57 AM
Kathmandu, Dec 18 (IANS) Concerned about reports of Maoist soldiers falling ill in their makeshift camps due to poor living conditions, the UN has offered to feed the guerrillas and provide other assistance.
Monday, December 18, 2006 4:10:04 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 18 (IANS) An Indian owning an entertainment company landed in trouble here while trying to hire Nepali girls, apparently to work in hotels in Dubai.
Monday, December 18, 2006 12:38:03 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 17 (DPA) Despite Nepal's request to India for help in the repatriation of Bhutanese refugees, Indian External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee Sunday ruled out Indian involvement in the crisis.
Sunday, December 17, 2006 7:05:10 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 17 (IANS) India's position on the status of the monarch was dictated by public sentiments in Nepal and New Delhi would abide by the decision of Nepali citizens to reject the king as the leader of the nation, Indian External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee said here Sunday.
Sunday, December 17, 2006 6:40:14 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 17 (IANS) A 41-year-old Nepali, doing his Ph.D. in the US, has been arrested and charged with trying to lure to bed an undercover police agent posing as an underage teenaged girl.
Sunday, December 17, 2006 1:57:36 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 17 (IANS) Hours before Indian External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee's first trip to Nepal, allegations erupted in the Nepali media about the Indian border police force's encroachment on Nepali territory.
Sunday, December 17, 2006 1:56:45 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 16 (IANS) The new constitution finalised by Nepal's ruling parties and the Maoist rebels Saturday that makes the prime minister both the head of government and state will be the country's sixth statute.
Saturday, December 16, 2006 5:33:26 PM
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