Kathmandu, Jan 29 (IANS) When he decided to quit his job as a finance controller with a five-star hotel in Kathmandu to manage a casino in violence-wracked Sri Lanka, Rakesh Wadhwa's conservative family did its best to dissuade him.
Monday, January 29, 2007 12:55:59 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 28 (IANS) As the violence in Nepal's Terai plains claimed one more life, Indian Ambassador to Nepal Shiv Shankar Mukherjee called on Nepal Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala to discuss the situation.
Sunday, January 28, 2007 12:48:13 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 28 (IANS) Nona Koirala, Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala's sister-in-law and Nepal's most influential woman, is 'critically' ill, battling jaundice, kidney problems and other infections in hospital, media reports said.
Sunday, January 28, 2007 10:51:45 AM
Kathmandu, Jan 28 (IANS) An Indian doctor from New Delhi's Apollo Hospital, regarded as one of Nepal's best heart specialists, became the latest Indian to fall prey to kidnapping gangs who abducted his three-year-old son. The child has been recovered.
Sunday, January 28, 2007 10:49:53 AM
Kahmandu, Jan 26 (IANS) The UN Friday expressed serious concern at the spreading violence in Nepal's southern plains, where people of Indian origin live, saying it would hit the key elections scheduled to be held by June.
Friday, January 26, 2007 7:04:10 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 26 (IANS) Increasingly concerned at the spiralling violence in Nepal's southern plains close to the border, India Friday asked the warring ethnic groups to begin talks with the Nepal government immediately.
Friday, January 26, 2007 1:29:28 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 26 (IANS) A Nepali woman who went missing from New Delhi is among the victims of a series of grisly killings near the Indian capital that stunned the subcontinent, a report said.
Friday, January 26, 2007 12:47:42 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 26 (IANS) They helped keep peace and order in strife-hit states of India and now former soldiers of the Indian Army are chipping in to boost the ongoing peace negotiations in neighbouring Nepal.
Friday, January 26, 2007 11:40:44 AM
Kathmandu, Jan 26 (IANS) Acknowledging the transformation of Nepal's communist guerrillas into a mainstream party and one of the most influential political forces in the kingdom, India Friday extended diplomatic ties to the rebels on the occasion of its 58th Republic Day.
Friday, January 26, 2007 11:08:12 AM
Kathmandu, Jan 25 (IANS) Though strife and closures continued to cripple Nepal's volatile Terai plains, where a lot of people of Indian origin live, the powerful Maoist guerrillas ruled out talks with the protesting groups, saying they were instigated by King Gyanendra and Hindu fundamentalists.
Thursday, January 25, 2007 1:35:38 PM
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