Kathmandu, April 1 (IANS) A new chapter in Nepal's history began Sunday with veteran politician Girija Prasad Koirala named the new prime minister of Nepal and the date of the revolutionary election finally announced, after months of wait.
Sunday, April 01, 2007 1:43:20 PM
Kathmandu, April 1 (IANS) Angry women from various organisations gathered in front of Nepal Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala's residence Sunday, shouting slogans and warning that they would begin a protest movement if a veteran woman politician was not given her dues.
Sunday, April 01, 2007 11:49:42 AM
Kathmandu, March 31 (IANS) The formation of the new interim government in Nepal was shelved Saturday following squabbles over power sharing between the allies.
Saturday, March 31, 2007 8:29:58 PM
Kathmandu, March 31 (IANS) The formation of Nepal's new interim government was held back Saturday despite an agreement between four main parties, after deputy prime minister dissented saying his party was not consulted during distribution of ministries.
Saturday, March 31, 2007 2:59:24 PM
Kathmandu, March 31 (IANS) A popular Nepali pop singer, dubbed Nepal's Bryan Adams for his husky baritone, has been arrested in Dubai for reportedly violating an employment contract, triggering outrage among his fans.
Saturday, March 31, 2007 12:51:04 PM
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
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