Kathmandu, June 28 (IANS) The nephew of a top Nepali politician was caught with fake Indian currency in the southern district of Chitwan district, underlining again the nexus between crime gangs and politicians in Nepal.
Saturday, June 28, 2008 11:58:57 AM
Kathmandu, June 27 (DPA) The Nepali police Friday detained about 50 Tibetan exiles protesting Chinese rule of their homeland.
Friday, June 27, 2008 9:30:26 PM
Kathmandu, June 26 (IANS) After a protracted and bitter dispute over power-sharing and mounting pressure by the Maoists to quit, Nepal's Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala tendered his resignation before the newly elected constituent assembly Thursday, paving the way for a new government to be led by the former guerrillas.
Thursday, June 26, 2008 5:25:48 PM
Kathmandu, June 26 (IANS) More than two months after constituent assembly elections, Nepal's embattled Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala Thursday tendered his resignation following mounting pressure by the Maoists, paving the way for a new government under the former guerrillas.
Thursday, June 26, 2008 4:03:11 PM
Kathmandu, June 26 (IANS) Defying the possibility of imprisonment or even death, over three dozen Tibetan monks and nuns have begun a secret 'freedom march' to Tibet from Nepal to draw the world's attention to their demand for freedom and respect for human rights on the eve of the Olympic Games in China.
Thursday, June 26, 2008 11:45:41 AM
Kathmandu, June 26 (IANS) Life in the Kathmandu valley came to a standstill Thursday as four minor parties jointly called for a shutdown to protest the hike in fuel prices.
Thursday, June 26, 2008 10:53:45 AM
Kathmandu, June 25 (IANS) The exit of deposed king Gyanendra from the royal palace and the abolition of Nepal's once revered institution of monarchy has affected the former king's grandchildren as well, though they had no role in the upheaval that shook the country following their grandfather's ascension.
Wednesday, June 25, 2008 1:24:06 PM
Kathmandu, June 25 (IANS) Against India's wishes, Nepal's seven ruling parties have agreed to extend the term of the UN agency assisting in the rocky peace negotiations.
Wednesday, June 25, 2008 11:51:06 AM
Kathmandu, June 24 (IANS) Even as animal rights activists stepped up their campaign to stop the killing of elephants on the India-Nepal border, villagers in eastern Nepal killed a Gangetic dolphin - an endangered species of which less than 300 are said to be left in Asia.
Tuesday, June 24, 2008 1:32:02 PM
Kathmandu, June 23 (DPA) A group of armed policemen mutinied in a barrack in west Nepal over inferior quality of rations and held several officers hostage, media reports said Monday.
Monday, June 23, 2008 10:24:56 AM
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