Kathmandu, Dec 6 (IANS) Despite a peace pact signed between Nepal's coalition government and the Maoist guerrillas, fresh violence erupted on the streets of capital city and outer districts, causing the United Nations to express grave concern.
Wednesday, December 06, 2006 1:49:15 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 6 (IANS) An Indian from Bihar was stabbed to death in central Nepal near here Tuesday.
Wednesday, December 06, 2006 1:17:36 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 6 (IANS) Nepal's Crown Prince Paras, forced to lie low all these months after a fierce anti-monarchy sentiment swept Nepal in April, is back to what he likes best - partying.
Wednesday, December 06, 2006 12:53:43 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 6 (IANS) Fearful of their properties and businesses being confiscated after the Maoists come to power, members of Nepal's royal family, businessmen and former army officials loyal to King Gyanendra have started transferring their capital out of the country, a report said.
Wednesday, December 06, 2006 12:17:58 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 5 (IANS) A helicopter crash in Nepal that killed a minister and top World Wildlife Fund officials three months ago was due to pilot error, according to the findings of a probe ordered by the state.
Tuesday, December 05, 2006 1:26:33 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 5 (IANS) India's Punjab National Bank (PNB), a major player in the industry with transactions worth over Rs. 1.63 trillion (Rs.163,000 crores), has won an international award for its joint venture in Nepal.
Tuesday, December 05, 2006 1:20:57 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 5 (IANS) His wings have ostensibly been clipped by a people's revolt but Nepal's King Gyanendra still continues to remain above law, the latest poser being who will pay the whopping Nepali Rs.48.6 million (approx $700,000) bill he ran up on junkets abroad.
Tuesday, December 05, 2006 11:31:25 AM
Kathmandu, Dec 4 (IANS) Denmark has pledged $1 million to the UN mission in Nepal and said it was ready to help out with staff, as the United Nations began drawing up a budget for monitoring the peace process in the country.
Monday, December 04, 2006 3:43:31 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 4 (IANS) Though peace reigns following a series of pacts between Nepal's multiparty government and Maoist insurgents, about 12,000 unexploded landmines and other makeshift explosive devices planted across the country continue to remain potentially hazardous.
Monday, December 04, 2006 2:49:20 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 4 (IANS) Indian-origin author Kiran Desai's bestselling novel 'The Inheritance of Loss', that won the Man Booker prize for fiction this year, has created a hullabaloo in Nepal with readers calling her insensitive, colonial and prejudiced.
Monday, December 04, 2006 11:24:34 AM
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