Kathmandu, Aug 31 (IANS) After battling for three difficult years, the wife of one of the most prominent Maoist victims in Nepal tasted victory over a powerful American insurance company, with the court asking the firm to pay her NRS 1.5 million (about $20,000).
Thursday, August 31, 2006 3:20:17 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 30 (IANS) Major private companies from India and Nepal are trying to tap the huge hydropower potential in this nation even as moves by Indian and Nepalese governments to do the same bilaterally have come to a nought so far.
Wednesday, August 30, 2006 5:10:39 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 30 (IANS) A move by Nepal to import missiles and other weapons from a third country was shot down by India, which refused permission to a plane transporting the hardware to fly over Indian territory.
Wednesday, August 30, 2006 5:09:21 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 30 (IANS) An aircraft heading for Nepal with a cargo of sophisticated arms and ammunition has been detained in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad, a report here said.
Wednesday, August 30, 2006 11:57:35 AM
Kathmandu, Aug 30 (IANS) Within days of UN Secretary General Kofi Annan appointing a personal representative to assist peace negotiations between the government and Maoists, Nepal has returned the favour by pledging an infantry battalion to participate in UN peacekeeping operations in Lebanon.
Wednesday, August 30, 2006 11:03:05 AM
Kathmandu, Aug 29 (IANS) The upbeat mood in India-Nepal ties was too good to last. Nepali politicians have once again begun blaming India for their ills, this time for the devastating floods that have killed at least 27 people and rendered thousands homeless.
Tuesday, August 29, 2006 2:53:27 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 29 (IANS) India's Tourism and Culture Minister Ambika Soni is in Nepal to attend a regional tourism workshop, becoming the first Indian minister to visit Kathmandu since a new government took office in April.
Tuesday, August 29, 2006 1:41:06 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 29 (IANS) The feel good mood between India and Nepal that deepened when Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala visited New Delhi in June has begun evaporating with India being blamed for the devastating floods in the west that have killed at least 27 people and rendered thousands homeless.
Tuesday, August 29, 2006 11:10:13 AM
Kathmandu, Aug 28 (IANS) Endorsing Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala's stand, a US congressional delegation Monday asked the Maoists to lay down their arms before joining a proposed interim government in Nepal.
Monday, August 28, 2006 5:34:28 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 28 (IANS) The four-day visit to Nepal by a US congressional delegation winded up Monday with an assistance of $32.8 million for peace, good governance and health projects.
Monday, August 28, 2006 3:50:15 PM
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