Kathmandu, Jan 2 (IANS) Fighting his last battle for freedom in Nepal, where he has been jailed for life, yesteryear crime maestro Charles Sobhraj finds himself pitted against two men from his buried past who may hold the key to his freedom.
Tuesday, January 02, 2007 1:09:22 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 1 (IANS) University workers clashed with security forces here Monday and warned the Nepal government that 70,000 of them would stop work from Tuesday if it did not make immediate arrangements to fill top administrative posts lying vacant for nearly nine months.
Monday, January 01, 2007 5:42:21 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 1 (IANS) Nepal's beleaguered King Gyanendra has received support from an unexpected quarter who predict he will survive the acid test of an election to be held by June.
Monday, January 01, 2007 2:17:03 PM
Kathmandu, Jan 1 (DPA) Nepalese wildlife experts painted a bleak picture for the endangered one-horned Asian rhinoceros in the country's protected reserves, media reports said Monday.
Monday, January 01, 2007 1:29:19 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 30 (IANS) At least two dozen Indian patients were robbed at knife-point in their hotel in southern Nepal, media reports said.
Saturday, December 30, 2006 3:38:16 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 30 (IANS) The fall of the royal family in Nepal has created a 'jumbo' problem - keepers in wildlife parks are wondering how to name their tame elephants, which hitherto were named after members of the royal family.
Saturday, December 30, 2006 3:17:21 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 30 (IANS) It was a gloomy birthday for Nepal's Crown Prince Paras, who turned 36 Saturday, with no public greetings and the fate of his succession to the throne hanging on a slender thread.
Saturday, December 30, 2006 2:19:21 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 29 (IANS) Nepal has categorised Bhutan's allegations that the Bhutanese refugees here had been infiltrated by extremists as 'groundless' and demanded that the refugees be allowed to return home.
Friday, December 29, 2006 4:18:27 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 29 (IANS) Searchers scouring two mountains in Tibet in pursuit of two American climbers missing since last month have come across the body of one buried in snow, while the other is still missing, a report said.
Friday, December 29, 2006 3:27:32 PM
Kathmandu, Dec 29 (IANS) Although Nepal remains divided on whether to keep its 238-year-old institution of monarchy or trade it for a Republic in 2007, King Gyanendra undoubtedly dominated 2006, despite his ouster as head of government early this year.
Friday, December 29, 2006 8:22:36 AM
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