Kathmandu, Nov 21 (IANS) Nepal entered a 'new era' as Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala and Maoist leader Prachanda Tuesday evening signed a 10-point Comprehensive Peace Treaty, bringing to an end an 11-year-old conflict that has claimed over 14,000 lives.
Tuesday, November 21, 2006 10:48:51 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 21 (Xinhua) The 11-year-long civil war in Nepal formally ended as the government and the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) signed a comprehensive peace accord here Tuesday evening.
Tuesday, November 21, 2006 9:11:27 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 17 (IANS) The Nepalese capital saw a new police force, named Kathmandu Metropolitan Police (KMP), operating in the three districts of Kathmandu Valley - Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur - from Friday.
Friday, November 17, 2006 6:18:43 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 17 (IANS) Several people blocked a national highway in eastern Nepal Friday protesting against the abduction of children allegedly by Maoist rebels to induct them into their People's Liberation Army (PLA).
Friday, November 17, 2006 5:44:23 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 17 (Xinhua) Two members of the High-Level Probe Commission (HPC), instituted to look into the excesses committed by the authorities during the pro-democracy movement in April, have refused to sign the report saying the actions recommended against the main suppressors, including King Gyanendra, were feeble, Nepal Samacharpatra daily reported Friday.
Friday, November 17, 2006 3:12:22 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 16 (DPA) The signing of a comprehensive peace accord between the government and Maoist rebels set for Thursday was postponed 'because some differences still remained to be sorted out between the two sides,' a senior political leader said.
Thursday, November 16, 2006 5:02:49 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 16 (Xinhua) The signing of the much-awaited peace agreement between the Seven Party Alliance (SPA) government and Maoist leaders aimed at ending 11-year violent conflict failed to take place on Thursday as the leaders failed to sort out differences over the proposed draft.
Thursday, November 16, 2006 4:35:09 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 15 (IANS) India could soon release the Nepali Maoists lodged in its prisons since the rebels were now going to sign a peace accord with the Nepal government, Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Sitaram Yechury said here Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 9:47:11 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 15 (Xinhua) The World Bank (WB) has approved a $25 million grant to improve community infrastructure and access to income-generating projects through the Poverty Alleviation Fund (PAF) in Nepal.
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 3:40:25 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 15 (DPA) A high-level commission set up in early May to investigate excesses by King Gyanendra's government in trying to put down a 19-day pro-democracy movement found King Gyanendra 'guilty of suppression and killing of people', newspaper reports said Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 9:27:03 AM
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