Kathmandu, March 19 (IANS) A young Nepali woman who flew in here from Kuwait via New Delhi in a state of severe trauma is now undergoing psychiatric treatment. Disgusted NGO officials here say Kuwait has become the hellhole for Nepali women being illegally trafficked to Gulf countries.
Monday, March 19, 2007 8:08:55 AM
Kathmandu, March 18 (IANS) Panic has gripped Kathmandu's Marwari community as a yet another businessman belonging to it has been abducted from the capital, taking the number of kidnappings in three months to at least 35.
Sunday, March 18, 2007 4:48:38 PM
Kathmandu, March 18 (IANS) In yet another sign that Nepal's royal family is losing its place in the nation's socio-cultural life, King Gyanendra, for the first time in the history of Nepal, will not be attending the Ghode Jatra festival in the capital, one of the most colourful and attractive ceremonies watched by hundreds.
Sunday, March 18, 2007 10:11:35 AM
Kathmandu, March 16 (IANS) The top leaders of Nepal's major parties began frantic consultations Friday amid speculation that a new mini-interim government will be announced during the day.
Friday, March 16, 2007 12:29:24 PM
Kathmandu, March 16 (IANS) After a string of rebuttals by Nepal's palace, now a trusted aide of King Gyanendra has crossed swords with the media, saying he did not read out the monarch's message at a Hindu ceremony in India, as reported by some dailies.
Friday, March 16, 2007 10:29:04 AM
Kathmandu, March 15 (IANS) Nepal's cornered royal family received a fresh blow Thursday with the government deciding to axe half of the employees working in the palace and bring them under state control.
Thursday, March 15, 2007 3:24:46 PM
Kathmandu, March 15 (IANS) Embroiled in a raging controversy for issuing a controversial message to the nation last month, Nepal's King Gyanendra has hit the headlines again for sending a second message to a pro-monarchy Hindu meet in India.
Thursday, March 15, 2007 12:16:31 PM
Kathmandu, March 14 (IANS) A former Nepali pilot with links to Nepal's royalty has been arrested for running a rhino poaching network along with a Nepal Army soldier.
Wednesday, March 14, 2007 1:53:57 PM
Kathmandu, March 14 (IANS) Nepal's Maoist leader Prachanda has created a fresh controversy by reportedly saying that thousands of rebel soldiers and arms still remained outside cantonments, which goes against an accord between the rebels and the government.
Wednesday, March 14, 2007 12:20:56 PM
Kathmandu, March 14 (IANS) Showing that their hat was still in the ring, Nepal's cornered royal family has lashed out at Maoists, saying the rebels' allegations about King Gyanendra's followers hatching plots to assassinate top political leaders were 'fabricated, malicious and unfounded'.
Wednesday, March 14, 2007 11:37:41 AM
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