Kathmandu, March 23 (IANS) He's no Elvis Presley or Michael Jackson. But that doesn't deter debutant Nepali singer Tashi Lakpa Sherpa from trying to create a world record with his new music album.
Friday, March 23, 2007 12:44:43 PM
Kathmandu, March 23 (IANS) Even before mourning for the 28 people killed in clashes in Nepal's Terai plains died down, fresh gunfire and terror erupted in the same afflicted district once again early Friday, injuring at least one.
Friday, March 23, 2007 9:54:42 AM
Kathmandu, March 22 (IANS) As the toll from violence in south Nepal's Terai plains rose to 28 Thursday, the United Nations called for the perpetrators to be identified and brought to justice.
Thursday, March 22, 2007 7:28:29 PM
Kathmandu, March 22 (IANS) Nepal's aggrieved business community has agreed to call off its three-day strike but the capital's hotel industry remained fearful following an order by the Maoist guerrillas to shut down within seven days.
Thursday, March 22, 2007 11:22:56 AM
Kathmandu, March 22 (IANS) Nepal's fragile peace process and the possibility of holding a key election by June received a major blow as a bloodbath in the Terai plains in the south left 27 people dead and dozens fighting for their lives in hospitals.
Thursday, March 22, 2007 10:12:58 AM
Kathmandu, March 21 (IANS) At least 25 people were killed and scores injured in renewed violence in southern Terai plains Wednesday between agitating ethnic groups and Maoists as much of Nepal stayed paralysed by an indefinite traders' strike to Maoists' atrocities.
Wednesday, March 21, 2007 9:37:38 PM
Kathmandu, March 21 (IANS) At least five people were killed in Nepal's Terai region Wednesday in fresh violence between Maoists and ethnic protesters, as the indefinite strike called by traders against atrocities by the guerrillas entered its third day.
Wednesday, March 21, 2007 3:48:09 PM
Kathmandu, March 21 (IANS) Though money sent home by relatives working abroad has kept Nepal's economy alive for nearly a decade, only 26 percent Nepalis have bank accounts due to lack of access to financial services, say a survey.
Wednesday, March 21, 2007 1:41:20 PM
Kathmandu, March 21 (IANS) With growing uncertainty looming over Nepal's 238-year-old snake throne, Crown Princess Himani is contemplating taking up abode in India for the security of her three children, a report said.
Wednesday, March 21, 2007 1:05:31 PM
Kathmandu, March 21 (IANS) In the 70s, he was notorious for escaping from the toughest prisons in Asia and being one step ahead of law-enforcing agencies. But three decades later, luck seems to be running out for 'bikini killer' Charles Sobhraj with sheer circumstances upsetting his final bid for freedom.
Wednesday, March 21, 2007 1:04:38 PM
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