Kathmandu, June 6 (IANS) Three Kashmiris were arrested in Nepal for selling shawls made from shahtoosh, the wool of an endangered Tibetan chiru antelope, trading in which is banned world over.
Wednesday, June 06, 2007 3:11:17 PM
Kathmandu, June 6 (Xinhua) Although villages of Parbat district, some 170 km west of Kathmandu lacks electricity, locals can now receive news flashes through Internet.
Wednesday, June 06, 2007 1:18:04 PM
Kathmandu, June 6 (IANS) A 27-year-old climber from Andhra Pradesh made has history by summiting Mt Everest as an individual, and not as part of a government expedition.
Wednesday, June 06, 2007 12:32:49 PM
Kathmandu, June 6 (IANS) China has intensified its crackdown in Tibet after a visit by two western journalists, a rights organisation has charged.
Wednesday, June 06, 2007 12:05:51 PM
Kathmandu, June 4 (IANS) In a move that left Nepal's government red-faced, Maoist cadres have 'arrested' a businessman wanted for one of the biggest frauds in the country who had been assiduously protected by top ministers and security officials.
Monday, June 04, 2007 4:05:00 PM
Kathmandu, June 4 (IANS) Even as Nepal's government claimed to have completed a round of successful negotiations with the biggest group of ethnic protesters from the Terai region, another faction from the plains began enforcing a three-day shutdown from Monday, demanding the release of their arrested leaders.
Monday, June 04, 2007 12:57:12 PM
Kathmandu, June 4 (IANS) Priceless archaeological relics that could date back to the 14th century are being demolished in southern Nepal with unlettered, poor squatters taking over land abounding in such wealth and erecting shanties.
Monday, June 04, 2007 11:20:14 AM
Kathmandu, June 2 (IANS) An attack by Maoists on the US envoy to Nepal has ignited condemnations from 15 countries that have urged the government to ensure the safety of foreign diplomats.
Saturday, June 02, 2007 12:08:17 PM
Kathmandu, June 1 (Xinhua) Rescuers Friday recovered 16 bodies of Yarshagumba herb collectors who had gone missing in snowstorm at Dolpa district in northwestern Nepal.
Friday, June 01, 2007 5:02:43 PM
Kathmandu, June 1 (IANS) The Nepal government Friday began formal talks with one of the most powerful groups in the Terai plains, reviving memories of the motions it had gone through with the Maoist guerrillas.
Friday, June 01, 2007 4:59:40 PM
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