Kathmandu, Nov 26 (IANS) Nepal's leading professional organisations, whose staunch support last year helped opposition parties topple King Gyanendra's regime and come to power, staged a protest march Monday against the same government, accusing it of failing to curb the growing lawlessness of the Maoists.
Monday, November 26, 2007 3:19:10 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 26 (IANS) The increasing violence in Nepal's Terai plains has compelled multinational Colgate Palmolive India's wholly owned subsidiary Colgate Palmolive (Nepal) to slash its production by 25 percent, Nepal's official news agency said.
Monday, November 26, 2007 12:49:12 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 26 (IANS) Three Indian folk artistes have been arrested in a frontier village in Nepal for the sensational murder of a peer in front of hundreds of people while a play was being performed, reports said.
Monday, November 26, 2007 12:18:49 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 25 (IANS) Charles Sobhraj's dream of the things he would do if Nepal's Supreme Court set him free in a three-decade-old murder case remained a dream with the apex court Sunday once again putting off the announcement of the final verdict, the second time in less than a month.
Sunday, November 25, 2007 2:19:55 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 25 (IANS) An Indian folk artist was gunned down early Sunday in a frontier village of Nepal during a folk play performance.
Sunday, November 25, 2007 2:19:14 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 25 (IANS) The local administration declared parts of a key Nepal town prohibited area Sunday and threatened to impose curfew following clashes between the Maoists and local farmers that left at least four rebels seriously injured.
Sunday, November 25, 2007 2:04:36 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 25 (IANS) With Nepal's Supreme Court informing that the final verdict on the more than 30-year-old murder case, that can put Charles Sobhraj behind bars here for life, would be delivered Sunday, the notorious criminal has started planning the things he would do if the judges pronounce him not guilty.
Sunday, November 25, 2007 11:43:03 AM
Kathmandu, Nov 24 (IANS) Former US president Jimmy Carter Saturday ended his four-day visit to Nepal by drawing up a peace formula that deals a fresh blow to embattled King Gyanendra, endorsing the Maoist demand to abolish monarchy immediately through a parliamentary proclamation and putting pressure on the government to implement it by virtue of his endorsement.
Saturday, November 24, 2007 3:18:49 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 24 (IANS) Rebutting charges in Nepal, including from the Maoists, that the violence and soaring crimes in the Terai plains along the India-Nepal border were partly due to Indian mafia gangs, India said while it was ready to help Kathmandu combat the problem, the lawlessness was Nepal's headache since the perpetrators were mostly Nepalis.
Saturday, November 24, 2007 11:38:05 AM
Kathmandu, Nov 23 (IANS) Security forces have arrested 35 Maoists for creating havoc in a Terai district and torching four vehicles.
Friday, November 23, 2007 3:01:39 PM
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