Kathmandu, Dec 3 (IANS) In the 1950s, when the kings of Nepal ruled the country with an iron hand and political parties were banned, the palace nurtured the birth of the fledgling Nepali film industry to use it for propaganda. Almost six decades later, fate is writing a different script for the industry.
Monday, December 03, 2007 8:36:19 AM
Kathmandu, Dec 2 (IANS) Nepal's constituent assembly election may be postponed again, with the state media Sunday saying the Maoists and their Communist allies have agreed to hold the crucial polls in the next Nepali calendar year.
Sunday, December 02, 2007 4:07:18 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 1 (Xinhua) After a gap of almost seven years, Dragon Air will resume its Nepal operations from Sunday with four flights a week between Hong Kong and the Nepal capital, The Himalayan Times reported Saturday.
Saturday, December 01, 2007 1:06:43 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 1 (IANS) More than 20 years after mountaineering legend Reinhold Messner became the butt of ridicule for saying he had sighted the legendary yeti in eastern Tibet, an American channel says it has come across extraordinary footsteps in north Nepal that could belong to the elusive beast.
Saturday, December 01, 2007 11:07:23 AM
Kathmandu, Nov 30 (IANS) After former US president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Jimmy Carter's bid to push Nepal's deadlocked peace process forward by offering a new compromise formula, it is now the Europen Union's (EU) turn to extend a helping hand.
Friday, November 30, 2007 5:18:46 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 30 (IANS) Nepal's MPs Friday came down heavily on India, accusing the neighbouring country of lying about its intention to build a highway along the Indo-Nepal border, and asked Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala's government to form a committee to visit the Terai plains and investigate what was happening.
Friday, November 30, 2007 4:26:24 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 29 (IANS) The historical battle to determine King Gyanendra's fate that was started by the Maoist guerrillas in parliament last month continued to drag on with the house skirting crucial issues Thursday and then being adjourned till Sunday.
Thursday, November 29, 2007 6:45:58 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 29 (IANS) As the world observed the 54th Anti-Tuberculosis Day vowing to eradicate the disease, Nepal was found to be one of the most acutely affected countries, where TB kills two people every three hours.
Thursday, November 29, 2007 1:10:30 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 29 (IANS) The murder of an Indian child that rocked Kathmandu last month has stunned the city once again with the police claim that it was committed by the boy's uncle who used his 11-year-old nephew to start a career in kidnapping in Nepal.
Thursday, November 29, 2007 12:41:17 PM
Kathmandu, Nov 29 (IANS) As a historic battle over the fate of embattled King Gyanendra resumes in Nepal's parliament Thursday, Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala now faces a cut-throat contest with the Communists, the second largest party in his ruling coalition, eyeing the top executive post in the country.
Thursday, November 29, 2007 9:54:53 AM
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