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Nepal hit by deadliest fuel crisis
Kathmandu, July 3 (IANS) After days of acute fuel shortage, the Kathmandu valley was Tuesday hit with its worst crisis in history as the state-owned petroleum importer and distributor reached the lowest level of fuel stocks and stopped supplies to gas stations.

Tuesday, July 03, 2007 1:41:41 PM

Bihar tender notice raises flood fears in Nepal
Kathmandu, July 3 (IANS) A tender notice issued by the Bihar government to study the feasibility of a power project near the Nepal border has raised hackles in the Himalayan nation with the media raising the spectre of inundation.

Tuesday, July 03, 2007 11:34:49 AM

Indian youth dies serving life sentence in Nepal
Kathmandu, July 2 (IANS) Death has released a 22-year-old Indian from a draconian sentence in a Nepal jail. His life imprisonment term had begun when he was only 17.

Monday, July 02, 2007 5:00:35 PM

UAE minister in Nepal to sign labour pact
Kathmandu, July 2 (IANS) United Arab Emirates (UAE) Labour Minister Ali bin Abdullah al Ka'abi arrived here Monday to sign a pact with the Nepal government to help in improving the lot of Nepali blue collar workers working in the oil-rich Islamic country.

Monday, July 02, 2007 4:50:04 PM

World Bank probes Nepal's central bank scandal
Kathmandu, July 2 (IANS) A concerned World Bank has begun its own probe into an allegation of graft against the governor of the central bank that has shaken Nepal's banking industry.

Monday, July 02, 2007 1:32:37 PM

$100 magic wand seeks to change Nepal kids' lives
Kathmandu, July 2 (IANS) A magic more enchanting than any of the Harry Potter tales will sweep through Nepal soon, thanks to a pair of students who are working to take $100 laptops to children in the country's remotest and most underdeveloped villages, where there is no electricity or even books.

Monday, July 02, 2007 12:52:28 PM

Famished Nepal villagers feast on rotten grain
Kathmandu, June 30 (IANS) While Nepal's finance minister was holding meetings with donor agencies in the capital to raise money for development, famished villagers in the far west were looting and feasting on rotten grain declared unfit even for animal feed.

Saturday, June 30, 2007 12:26:55 PM

Nepal central bank governor axed for graft
Kathmandu, June 30 (IANS) The chief of Nepal's central bank has been charged with fraud in collusion with an American and a Sri Lankan company that cost the nation millions of rupees.

Saturday, June 30, 2007 11:14:52 AM

July 13 to prove unlucky for Nepal king
Kathmandu, June 29 (IANS) The number 13, traditionally associated with bad luck, is going to prove unlucky for Nepal's King Gyanendra and the royal family with the new budget, to be unveiled on July 13, going to drastically reduce the allowances of the palace.

Friday, June 29, 2007 11:55:04 AM

Hundreds of Indians landed in hot water in Oman: report
Kathmandu, June 28 (IANS) A Chinese construction company working in the irrigation sector has landed hundreds of Indian and Nepali workers in hot water in Muscat after its work in the oil-rich country stopped abruptly, a report said.

Thursday, June 28, 2007 3:09:28 PM

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