Kathmandu, July 16 (IANS) Almost two years after the end of the Maoist war in Nepal and signing of a peace pact, the Terai plains along the India-Nepal border are braced for fresh violence with an armed group of former Maoists asking aid agencies to quit within 10 days.
Wednesday, July 16, 2008 2:16:56 PM
Kathmandu, July 15 (IANS) Nepal will hold its first ever presidential polls Saturday to find a successor to deposed king Gyanendra, who was the earlier head of state.
Tuesday, July 15, 2008 1:19:16 PM
Kathmandu, July 15 (IANS) Asked by Nepal's government to extend the term of the UN political mission assisting in the thorny peace process, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon has suggested that the government clarify the role the world body is to play since its current mandate is not a key issue.
Tuesday, July 15, 2008 12:41:19 PM
Kathmandu, July 14 (IANS) Just over a month after his eviction from the royal Narayanhity palace, Nepal's dethroned king Gyanendra now faces fresh ouster.
Monday, July 14, 2008 11:55:04 AM
Kathmandu, July 14 (DPA) Hundreds of police in western Nepal who mutinied and held hostage seven senior officers surrendered Monday to the government.
Monday, July 14, 2008 11:43:52 AM
Kathmandu, July 13 (IANS) Nepal might be one of the most avid watchers of Hindi films and Hindi soap operas, but it is now up in arms over Hindi being spoken in its newly- elected constituent assembly.
Sunday, July 13, 2008 12:43:02 PM
Kathmandu, July 11 (IANS) An Indian news channel that raked up a controversy in Nepal after its logo showed the Himalayan nation as part of Indian territory has apologised to Nepal's ambassador to India, saying that it was "an inadvertent error" and it regretted causing "pain to people'.
Friday, July 11, 2008 2:36:26 PM
Kathmandu, July 11 (IANS) With his extensive knowledge of crimes, criminals and the Indian Penal Code (IPC), Charles Sobhraj is offering India's Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) tips on 14-year-old Aarushi Talwar's murder, which rocked the India two months ago.
Friday, July 11, 2008 12:30:23 PM
Kathmandu, July 11 (IANS) The Nepal government has slapped a two-year ban on two Western climbers for the first time in the mountaineering history of the Himalayan nation, which boasts of eight of the world's 14 highest peaks.
Friday, July 11, 2008 11:50:45 AM
Kathmandu, July 10 (Xinhua) The Nepali government has formally requested the UN for extension of the term of the world forum's mission in the Himalayan country by another six months, nepalnews.com website reported Thursday.
Thursday, July 10, 2008 7:43:43 PM
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