Kathmandu, March 31 (IANS) Eleven years after they had started a civil war, Nepal's Maoist guerrillas finally captured the power they had been seeking, reaching an understanding with the ruling coalition to join the government with five key ministries.
Saturday, March 31, 2007 10:03:22 AM
Kathmandu, March 30 (DPA) Nepal's eight main political parties, including Maoist ex-rebels, Friday agreed on division of ministries paving the way for the formation of an interim government.
Friday, March 30, 2007 11:47:41 PM
Kathmandu, March 30 (IANS) While all Nepal anxiously awaited formation of a new government, rumoured to be announced Friday, and leading parties engaged in daylong negotiations, Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala chose to put before politics Devyani Singh nee Rana, who has returned home as an Indian bride.
Friday, March 30, 2007 6:14:25 PM
Kathmandu, March 30 (IANS) A minor fire broke out Friday at Indian firm Dabur's factory in south Nepal, triggering an alarm in the Nepali media.
Friday, March 30, 2007 1:04:09 PM
Kathmandu, March 29 (IANS) One of Nepal's foremost gay rights activists and founder of Nepal's only group devoted to protecting rights of sexual minorities has accused British airport authorities of homophobia and discrimination against gays.
Thursday, March 29, 2007 12:00:32 PM
Kathmandu, March 28 (IANS) Devyani Singh nee Rana is ready to start a new chapter in her life, exorcising past ghosts and burying her former identity as the girl over whom Nepal's crown prince Dipendra reportedly killed his royal parents and siblings before turning the gun on himself.
Wednesday, March 28, 2007 1:18:05 PM
Kathmandu, March 28 (IANS) An ethnic leader from the Terai plains was shot dead in Nepal and another supporter critically injured in what protesters alleged were 'revenge' attacks.
Wednesday, March 28, 2007 10:20:32 AM
Kathmandu, March 27 (IANS) Seven people, including five Indians, were hurt when four men opened fire in a market place in Nepal's frontier disrict Parsa Tuesday raising fears that armed gangs were targeting Indians in a bid to foment ethnic violence in the India-Nepal border area.
Tuesday, March 27, 2007 6:03:01 PM
Kathmandu, March 27 (IANS) Nepal's troubled Terai plains, reeling under violence since December, braced for still more disruptions as ethnic protesters called a shutdown April 2 to press their demand for an impartial probe into a carnage last week that left at least 29 dead.
Tuesday, March 27, 2007 6:01:45 PM
Kathmandu, March 26 (IANS) Ram Bahadur Bomjan - Nepal's 'Buddha Boy' whose followers claim he has meditated without food or water - is back in the news with media reports suggesting that he plans to be buried alive while meditating.
Monday, March 26, 2007 3:11:50 PM
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