Kathmandu, Sep 4 (IANS) Faced with his first crisis within 72 hours of being sworn in, Nepal's new Maoist Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' is likely to declare Thursday a state of emergency in the flood-devastated areas in the south of the country.
Thursday, September 04, 2008 12:48:34 PM
Kathmandu, Sep 3 (IANS) Forty people were arrested and nearly a dozen injured in clashes with the police in Kathmandu Wednesday during labour trouble at yet another Indian joint venture in Nepal, United Telecom Ltd (UTL).
Wednesday, September 03, 2008 7:24:19 PM
Kathmandu, Sep 3 (IANS) A man, said to be in his 80s, is leading the war on the raging Saptakosi river that has been spreading death, destruction and disease in Nepal and India since last month.
Wednesday, September 03, 2008 5:15:20 PM
Kathmandu, Sep 3 (IANS) After a deluge that unleashed havoc in Nepal and India, the battle against the raging Saptakoshi river has finally begun to turn in favour of the two plagued neighbours with engineers able to prevent the destruction of the most vulnerable part of the endangered barrage.
Wednesday, September 03, 2008 5:10:29 PM
Kathmandu, Sep 3 (IANS) As tens of thousands of people on both sides of the border continue to suffer due to the havoc created by the raging Saptakosi river in Nepal and India, politicians from both countries are trying to gain mileage from the disaster.
Wednesday, September 03, 2008 1:06:01 PM
Kathmandu, Sep 2 (IANS) After stopping the annual beauty pageant sponsored by Indian ayurvedic giant Dabur's subsidiary in Nepal, Maoists have now shut down its factory in the Terai, demanding 10 percent bonus.
Tuesday, September 02, 2008 1:38:46 PM
Kathmandu, Sep 2 (IANS) The thorny extradition treaty between India and Nepal has got going again with the governments of the two neighbouring countries reaching an agreement on the revision, Nepal's newly appointed home minister said.
Tuesday, September 02, 2008 12:22:28 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 31 (IANS) Thirteen days after he took oath of office as republic Nepal's first prime minister, Maoist chief Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' Sunday finally expanded his fledgling cabinet, inducting 15 new ministers. Journalists boycotted the oath-taking ceremony.
Sunday, August 31, 2008 6:36:59 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 31 (IANS) The following is the complete list of the members of Nepal's cabinet headed by Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' and their portfolios:
Sunday, August 31, 2008 6:16:08 PM
Kathmandu, Aug 31 (IANS) Nepal's new Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' Sunday sought to allay the world's fears about a Maoist-led government, saying it was committed to an economic revolution along with taking the peace process to its conclusion and drafting the first constitution written by the people themselves.
Sunday, August 31, 2008 12:53:23 PM
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