Kathmandu, Jan 31 (IANS) Ethnic protesters demanding an autonomous state in the southern plains of Nepal Wednesday said their protests would continue despite the government offering several concessions.
Wednesday, January 31, 2007 12:36:13 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 31 (IANS) Nepal's ruling seven parties and the Maoist guerrillas have agreed to create a federal government and make changes in the electoral system in a bid to stem the violence engulfing the southern plains where people of Indian origin live.
Wednesday, January 31, 2007 11:45:27 AM
Kathmandu, Jan 30 (DPA) In a bid to end the two-week-old violence in southern Nepal, the eight main political parties have agreed on a federal structure of governance, a senior minister said Tuesday.
Tuesday, January 30, 2007 11:53:35 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 30 (IANS) Nepal's film industry and media rejoiced at Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty's victory on British reality show 'Celebrity Big Brother', stressing that art should have no boundaries of race, colour or religion.
Tuesday, January 30, 2007 3:58:35 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 30 (IANS) Two former ministers of King Gyanendra were arrested and a hunt began for other royalists as Nepal's government began a crackdown to control spiralling violence in the Terai plains.
Tuesday, January 30, 2007 12:05:41 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 29 (IANS) The continuing violence in Nepal's Terai plains Monday dealt the government an additional blow with an influential minister quitting the cabinet and his party threatening to pull out of the seven-party ruling alliance.
Monday, January 29, 2007 4:57:38 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 29 (IANS) With fresh protests rocking Nepal's Terai plains, a new name is on everyone's lips in the country - Upendra Yadav.
Monday, January 29, 2007 2:08:23 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 29 (IANS) When he decided to quit his job as a finance controller with a five-star hotel in Kathmandu to manage a casino in violence-wracked Sri Lanka, Rakesh Wadhwa's conservative family did its best to dissuade him.
Monday, January 29, 2007 12:55:59 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 28 (IANS) As the violence in Nepal's Terai plains claimed one more life, Indian Ambassador to Nepal Shiv Shankar Mukherjee called on Nepal Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala to discuss the situation.
Sunday, January 28, 2007 12:48:13 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 28 (IANS) Nona Koirala, Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala's sister-in-law and Nepal's most influential woman, is 'critically' ill, battling jaundice, kidney problems and other infections in hospital, media reports said.
Sunday, January 28, 2007 10:51:45 AM
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