Kathmandu, April 24 (IANS) Nepalese Prime Minister K. P. Sharma Oli said the government is distributing eligibility certificates to 319,000 earthquake affected people on Sunday to receive promised grants to rebuild their damaged houses.
Sunday, April 24, 2016 10:38:05 AM
Kathmandu, April 22 ( IANS) The alliance of Madhesi and Janajati forces in Nepal -- Sanghiya Gathabandhan (federal alliance) -- has unveiled low-key protest programme to carry on their struggle against the new constitution of the Himalayan nation.
Friday, April 22, 2016 7:58:05 PM
Kathmandu, April 22 (IANS) Nepal's anti-graft body on Friday arrested publisher, editor and journalist Kanak Mani Dixit from his Lalitpur-based residence.
Friday, April 22, 2016 4:28:05 PM
Kathmandu, April 22 (IANS) Hundreds of Nepalese celebrated the annual Hindu festival of the full moon on Friday by bathing under holy water spouts on the outskirts of Kathmandu in a ritual believed to bring blessings for good health.
Friday, April 22, 2016 2:42:03 PM
Kathmandu, April 21 (IANS) Six splinter groups of Nepal's Maoist party are demanding withdrawal of civil war-era cases against UCPN-Maoist chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' and other leaders from regular courts and repeal of Supreme Court verdicts, saying there was a conspiracy to derail the peace process.
Thursday, April 21, 2016 8:00:03 PM
Kathmandu, April 21 (IANS) Discontent and ego issues seem to have surfaced among leaders of the agitating Madhesi political parties in Nepal after a section forged an alliance with the indigenous Janajati groups.
Thursday, April 21, 2016 7:34:04 PM
Dapcha (Nepal), April 21 (IANS) Parvati Adhikari and Sandhya Kumari, washing clothes and filling their 'gagri' (water pot) at a tap connected to a natural spring here, are worried over the drying up of the springs -- considered a 'lifeline' in villages in Nepal's mid-hills. The consequent spectre of water scarcity is something they never even dreamed of till a few years ago.
Thursday, April 21, 2016 3:16:03 PM
Kathmandu, April 20 (IANS) Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari will be visiting India from May 9 on her first foreign visit since assuming the office of the head of the state last October.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 6:34:03 PM
Kathmandu, April 18 (IANS) The political parties representing the Madhesis in Nepal on Monday announced an alliance with certain organisations of the Janajatis for a combined Kathmandu-focused agitation over their demands.
Monday, April 18, 2016 10:00:05 PM
Kathmandu, April 18 (IANS) Almost a year after a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake jolted Nepal, scores of people gathered at the Boudhanath Stupa in Kathmandu on Monday to pray for the success of ongoing rebuilding efforts.
Monday, April 18, 2016 7:24:04 PM
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