Kathmandu, Feb 14 (IANS) The chips continued to be down for Nepal's casino industry, a major tourist attraction, with fresh battle erupting between two of its principal expatriate forces.
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 11:48:45 AM
Kathmandu, Feb 14 (IANS) They re-entered parliament after 14 years and are now poised to join the government. And, as Nepal's Maoists celebrate the 11th anniversary of their People's War, they are also gearing up to capture the kingdom's cinemas.
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 9:42:50 AM
Kathmandu, Feb 13 (IANS) Nepal's Maoist chief Prachanda will Tuesday lead a victory march in the capital to celebrate the 11th anniversary of the 'People's War' and his once outlawed party's inching to power. But peace continues to be elusive with ethnic groups now calling for shutdowns to get their demands met.
Tuesday, February 13, 2007 11:55:42 AM
Kathmandu, Feb 11 (IANS) A Nepali woman has been living imprisoned in a cage for over 17 years after she was deserted by her husband and lost her mental balance.
Sunday, February 11, 2007 2:11:04 PM
Kathmandu, Feb 11 (IANS) Nepal's Maoist guerrillas locked up their arms under UN supervision in five out of seven camps, taking them another step closer to joining the government.
Sunday, February 11, 2007 2:10:32 PM
Kathmandu, Feb 11 (IANS) During their decade-old armed revolt, Nepal's Maoist guerrillas amassed a veritable treasure trove by looting banks and the rich and collecting donations at gunpoint. But now, they find the tables have been turned against them with a buried cache worth over Nepali Rs.30 million vanishing from right under their nose.
Sunday, February 11, 2007 10:27:39 AM
Kathmandu, Feb 8 (IANS) Mollified by a midnight plea by Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala, Nepal's ethnic protesters Thursday agreed to suspend all closures for 10 days and come for talks but warned other forms of protest would continue.
Thursday, February 08, 2007 7:19:49 PM
Kathmandu, Feb 8 (IANS) The hunt for a young wife has landed an Indian in a Nepalese police lock-up with the authorities suspecting him of trying to sell the girls.
Thursday, February 08, 2007 11:54:33 AM
Kathmandu, Feb 8 (IANS) Making a rare exception for Nepal, the US government has agreed to continue assistance to the Himalayan kingdom even if the cabinet includes Maoist guerrillas, still branded as terrorists in Washington.
Thursday, February 08, 2007 11:20:24 AM
Kathmandu, Feb 8 (IANS) Nepal's ethnic protesters fighting for autonomy Thursday hailed Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala's late night address to the nation as the first victory of the Madhesi people but warned they would not talk with the government till their preconditions were met.
Thursday, February 08, 2007 10:23:03 AM
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