Kathmandu, Feb 11 (IANS) A Nepali woman has been living imprisoned in a cage for over 17 years after she was deserted by her husband and lost her mental balance.
Sunday, February 11, 2007 2:11:04 PM
Kathmandu, Feb 11 (IANS) Nepal's Maoist guerrillas locked up their arms under UN supervision in five out of seven camps, taking them another step closer to joining the government.
Sunday, February 11, 2007 2:10:32 PM
Kathmandu, Feb 11 (IANS) During their decade-old armed revolt, Nepal's Maoist guerrillas amassed a veritable treasure trove by looting banks and the rich and collecting donations at gunpoint. But now, they find the tables have been turned against them with a buried cache worth over Nepali Rs.30 million vanishing from right under their nose.
Sunday, February 11, 2007 10:27:39 AM
Kathmandu, Feb 8 (IANS) Mollified by a midnight plea by Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala, Nepal's ethnic protesters Thursday agreed to suspend all closures for 10 days and come for talks but warned other forms of protest would continue.
Thursday, February 08, 2007 7:19:49 PM
Kathmandu, Feb 8 (IANS) The hunt for a young wife has landed an Indian in a Nepalese police lock-up with the authorities suspecting him of trying to sell the girls.
Thursday, February 08, 2007 11:54:33 AM
Kathmandu, Feb 8 (IANS) Making a rare exception for Nepal, the US government has agreed to continue assistance to the Himalayan kingdom even if the cabinet includes Maoist guerrillas, still branded as terrorists in Washington.
Thursday, February 08, 2007 11:20:24 AM
Kathmandu, Feb 8 (IANS) Nepal's ethnic protesters fighting for autonomy Thursday hailed Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala's late night address to the nation as the first victory of the Madhesi people but warned they would not talk with the government till their preconditions were met.
Thursday, February 08, 2007 10:23:03 AM
Kathmandu, Feb 7 (IANS) Two protesters were killed in Terai Wednesday, taking the toll of violence in the region that has a majority of population of Indian origin to 23, even as top Nepal leaders continued to bicker among themselves about how to end the bloodshed.
Wednesday, February 07, 2007 7:15:59 PM
Kathmandu, Feb 7 (IANS) Faced with a growing possibility that monarchy may be abolished in Nepal, King Gyanendra is contemplating leaving the country, a report said.
Wednesday, February 07, 2007 12:26:18 PM
Kathmandu, Feb 6 (IANS) The unrest in Nepal's Terai plains that has killed at least 21 people and paralysed key towns in the south, near the Indian border, claimed its first diplomatic casualty after an Indian minister put off his trip to the Himalayan kingdom.
Tuesday, February 06, 2007 4:22:26 PM
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