Kathmandu, Dec 26 (IANS) A key town in western Nepal had day curfew clamped on it Tuesday, the first curfew in the country since democracy was restored in April, after a closure called by a government ally triggered clashes and arson.
Tuesday, December 26, 2006 4:42:16 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 26 (IANS) The rescue of four boys sold into bondage in India has revealed the plight of other Nepali children, aggravated by the refusal of the Indian police to help them, a report said Tuesday.
Tuesday, December 26, 2006 12:25:00 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 26 (IANS) The mystery surrounding a teenaged village boy, hailed as a reincarnation of the Buddha by devotees in Nepal and abroad, thickened with his reappearance in a forest almost nine months after he vanished from his meditation site in southern Nepal.
Tuesday, December 26, 2006 12:12:43 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 25 (IANS) Responding to Nepal's call for temporary weapons monitors, droves of Indian Army veterans are rushing to take part in the peace process, outnumbering their brethren from Britain.
Monday, December 25, 2006 8:59:03 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 25 (IANS) Business took a back seat for Coke in Nepal with Maoists shutting down the soft drink giant's factories over hiring row.
Monday, December 25, 2006 6:53:49 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 25 (Xinhua) The first batch of UN monitors for the management of arms and armies of Nepal's government and Maoist guerrillas will arrive here this week.
Monday, December 25, 2006 4:08:12 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 25 (Xinhua) Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala and Maoist leader Prachanda have agreed on an early new interim constitution and constituent assembly election by June 2007, The Rising Nepal said Monday.
Monday, December 25, 2006 3:22:16 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 25 (IANS) Freed from the fear of being jailed for practising Christianity in the world's only Hindu kingdom, Christians began Xmas celebrations with a new spirit in secular Nepal.
Monday, December 25, 2006 12:26:04 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 25 (IANS) The plight of a 13-year-old Nepalese girl, sold to an Indian brothel by her stepfather, made it to the shortlist of a prestigious American literary award and is spearheading an effort by the author to raise awareness among young Americans about human trafficking.
Monday, December 25, 2006 8:47:24 AM
Kathmandu, Dec 24 (IANS) Shunned by the international community and dogged by demands from Maoist guerrillas to abolish the crown, Nepal's King Gyanendra finally had someone speak out in his support - and invite him to X-mas dinner.
Sunday, December 24, 2006 11:42:47 AM
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