Kathmandu, April 7 (IANS) Nepal's oldest and most popular beauty pageant faces its acid test Saturday with Maoists announcing a mass demonstration in front of the venue in Kathmandu in a bid to stop it.
Saturday, April 07, 2007 10:04:03 AM
Kathmandu, April 6 (IANS) Labour unions from all over the world have pledged to fight for the release of detained Myanmarese leader Aung San Suu Kyi at a two-day Burma Conference here.
Friday, April 06, 2007 12:49:52 PM
Kathmandu, April 6 (Xinhua) A team of 12 mountaineers begin an operation to clean up the Mt. Everest from the northern side on April 15.
Friday, April 06, 2007 11:23:45 AM
Kathmandu, April 6 (IANS) After waging a battle to abolish the throne, Nepal's Maoists are now fighting to scrap the crown as well. Only this crown is not hereditary and belongs to the commoner, earned after gruelling competition.
Friday, April 06, 2007 10:15:26 AM
Kathmandu, April 5 (Xinhua) With the objective of scaling mountains in this spring season, around three dozen expedition teams have left for the Himalayas, a government officer said here Thursday.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 8:36:36 PM
Kathmandu, April 5 (IANS) Maoists joining the Nepal government has meant a reprieve for Indian liquor baron Vijay Mallya's Nepal venture United Breweries that is readying to reopen after remaining closed for nearly five months.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 2:25:27 PM
Kathmandu, April 5 (IANS) When Nepal's former deputy prime minister Amik Sherchan was arrested and jailed during King Gyanendra's direct rule, the 63-year-old had severe health problems.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 12:37:29 PM
Kathmandu, April 3 (IANS) Aggrieved workers demanding they be hired permanently have closed down the Asian Paints (Nepal) factory in central Nepal. The multinational is the market leader in the paints business in the country.
Tuesday, April 03, 2007 11:30:12 AM
Kathmandu, April 3 (IANS) Curfew was clamped in a remote town in Nepal after a backlash against Maoist attacks resulted in locals attacking the guerrillas.
Tuesday, April 03, 2007 10:57:30 AM
Kathmandu, April 2 (IANS) Nepal's new eight-party government Monday banned carrying of arms in public and asked all illegal weapon owners to hand over their weapons within a week.
Monday, April 02, 2007 7:24:25 PM
News Nepal Articles Index