Kathmandu, Aug 10 (IANS) After a feisty French lawyer, a former Nepali attorney-general, and a legal adviser of Nepali caretaker Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala, now the wife of a top Maoist leader will defend Charles Sobhraj against the charge of murder committed more than three decades ago.
Sunday, August 10, 2008 11:53:41 AM
Kathmandu, Aug 9 (IANS) After Nepal's former Maoist guerrillas failed to form a consensus government within two deadlines, President Ram Baran Yadav said he would ask the interim parliament to elect a new prime minister.
Saturday, August 09, 2008 3:19:59 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 9 (IANS) A month after a Nepali agony aunt advised Charles Sobhraj's 20-year-old fiancee to make him undergo an HIV test before they married, the yesteryear's crime maestro has developed an acute infection in his fingers.
Saturday, August 09, 2008 2:33:00 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 8 (IANS) Luck ran out for Nepal's former Maoist rebels who after tasting victory in a 10-year guerrilla war and the election this year failed to win the support of the other major parties to form a new government Friday, the extended deadline for the task given to them by the president.
Friday, August 08, 2008 9:08:19 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 8 (IANS) More than 2,000 protesting Tibetans were arrested but fresh waves of young men and women took their place in front of the Chinese embassy here Friday as the refugees began an unprecedented protest against the 17th Olympic Games being held in Beijing.
Friday, August 08, 2008 4:01:38 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 8 (DPA) Nepalese police Friday detained nearly 600 Tibetan exiles participating in anti-China protests in the Nepali capital on the day the Beijing Olympic Games open.
Friday, August 08, 2008 1:27:33 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 8 (IANS) India's leading public-private partnership agency PTC India Ltd has agreed to stand by Nepal's biggest but becalmed power project, re-inking a deal to buy electricity for power-starved north Indian states.
Friday, August 08, 2008 1:24:46 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 8 (IANS) After failing to block the UN from staying on in Nepal to assist in the peace process, India now has a fresh headache with the world body due to open a new peace and disarmament centre in the Himalayan republic.
Friday, August 08, 2008 12:01:37 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 8 (IANS) Luck seemed to be running out for Nepal's former Maoist rebels who after their victory in a 10-year guerrilla war and the election this year were floundering to win support for a new government Friday, the extended deadline for the task given to them by the president.
Friday, August 08, 2008 12:00:20 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 7 (DPA) An estimated 2,000 Tibetan exiles demonstrated in the Nepali capital Kathmandu Thursday, a day ahead of the official start of the Olympic Games in Beijing.
Thursday, August 07, 2008 5:04:40 PM
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