Kathmandu, Dec 3 (IANS) A seven-member Chinese delegation met Maoist chief Prachanda here Monday in a bid to strengthen ties with a once underground party that Beijing had earlier shunned, accusing it of tarnishing Mao's image.
Monday, December 03, 2007 3:06:20 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 3 (IANS) An 18-year-old Indian medical student who went missing from Pokhara in Nepal five days ago has been found safe but apparently drugged at a town near Kathmandu, the family said.
Monday, December 03, 2007 1:29:47 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 3 (IANS) Alarmed by an alliance between two Terai parties, which could further erode their support base in southern Nepal, Maoist guerrillas are now accusing India of funding the new group - an allegation denied by New Delhi.
Monday, December 03, 2007 12:16:03 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 3 (IANS) Repeatedly blocked by Nepal's political parties, Indian companies are now trying a different tack to enter the kingdom's potentially lucrative hydropower sector by forming joint ventures with Nepali counterparts.
Monday, December 03, 2007 10:05:50 AM
Kathmandu, Dec 3 (IANS) In the 1950s, when the kings of Nepal ruled the country with an iron hand and political parties were banned, the palace nurtured the birth of the fledgling Nepali film industry to use it for propaganda. Almost six decades later, fate is writing a different script for the industry.
Monday, December 03, 2007 8:36:19 AM
Kathmandu, Dec 2 (IANS) Nepal's constituent assembly election may be postponed again, with the state media Sunday saying the Maoists and their Communist allies have agreed to hold the crucial polls in the next Nepali calendar year.
Sunday, December 02, 2007 4:07:18 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 1 (Xinhua) After a gap of almost seven years, Dragon Air will resume its Nepal operations from Sunday with four flights a week between Hong Kong and the Nepal capital, The Himalayan Times reported Saturday.
Saturday, December 01, 2007 1:06:43 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 1 (IANS) More than 20 years after mountaineering legend Reinhold Messner became the butt of ridicule for saying he had sighted the legendary yeti in eastern Tibet, an American channel says it has come across extraordinary footsteps in north Nepal that could belong to the elusive beast.
Saturday, December 01, 2007 11:07:23 AM
Kathmandu, Nov 30 (IANS) After former US president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Jimmy Carter's bid to push Nepal's deadlocked peace process forward by offering a new compromise formula, it is now the Europen Union's (EU) turn to extend a helping hand.
Friday, November 30, 2007 5:18:46 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 30 (IANS) Nepal's MPs Friday came down heavily on India, accusing the neighbouring country of lying about its intention to build a highway along the Indo-Nepal border, and asked Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala's government to form a committee to visit the Terai plains and investigate what was happening.
Friday, November 30, 2007 4:26:24 PM
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