Kathmandu, July 17 (IANS) Open war erupted between Nepal's political parties Thursday, the eve of the republic's first presidential polls, signifying an end to the politics of consensus and indicating steep hurdles for the Maoists when they form the new government.
Thursday, July 17, 2008 3:22:34 PM
Kathmandu, July 17 (IANS) The Manipal College of Medical Sciences in Nepal, a venture by India's Pai Group, has run into a fresh controversy with a media report Thursday alleging sexual harassment of a student by a teacher.
Thursday, July 17, 2008 1:57:19 PM
Kathmandu, July 17 (IANS) Less than two months after Nepal's last king Gyanendra was shorn of his crown and asked to leave the royal palace, his humiliated family has begun an exodus from the former Hindu kingdom, with his grandchildren and their mother also departing for Singapore Thursday.
Thursday, July 17, 2008 1:06:21 PM
Kathmandu, July 16 (IANS) Almost two years after the end of the Maoist war in Nepal and signing of a peace pact, the Terai plains along the India-Nepal border are braced for fresh violence with an armed group of former Maoists asking aid agencies to quit within 10 days.
Wednesday, July 16, 2008 2:16:56 PM
Kathmandu, July 15 (IANS) Nepal will hold its first ever presidential polls Saturday to find a successor to deposed king Gyanendra, who was the earlier head of state.
Tuesday, July 15, 2008 1:19:16 PM
Kathmandu, July 15 (IANS) Asked by Nepal's government to extend the term of the UN political mission assisting in the thorny peace process, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon has suggested that the government clarify the role the world body is to play since its current mandate is not a key issue.
Tuesday, July 15, 2008 12:41:19 PM
Kathmandu, July 14 (IANS) Just over a month after his eviction from the royal Narayanhity palace, Nepal's dethroned king Gyanendra now faces fresh ouster.
Monday, July 14, 2008 11:55:04 AM
Kathmandu, July 14 (DPA) Hundreds of police in western Nepal who mutinied and held hostage seven senior officers surrendered Monday to the government.
Monday, July 14, 2008 11:43:52 AM
Kathmandu, July 13 (IANS) Nepal might be one of the most avid watchers of Hindi films and Hindi soap operas, but it is now up in arms over Hindi being spoken in its newly- elected constituent assembly.
Sunday, July 13, 2008 12:43:02 PM
Kathmandu, July 11 (IANS) An Indian news channel that raked up a controversy in Nepal after its logo showed the Himalayan nation as part of Indian territory has apologised to Nepal's ambassador to India, saying that it was "an inadvertent error" and it regretted causing "pain to people'.
Friday, July 11, 2008 2:36:26 PM
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