World | Associated Press | Thursday January 22, 2015
Nepal stepped up security in the capital and put police on alert on Thursday, anticipating trouble both inside parliament and on the streets because of planned protests by the opposition against governing coalition plans to push through a draft of a ...
World | Associated Press | Tuesday January 20, 2015
Opposition parties staged general strike to shut down Nepal today as opposition politicians threw chairs and attacked the parliamentary speaker in a bid to block the government from pushing through a draft of a new constitution.
World | Associated Press | Friday January 9, 2015
Seven Nepalese climbers have returned home from Antarctica after becoming the first all-women's team to climb the highest mountains on all seven continents.
World | Agence France- Presse | Monday January 5, 2015
Nepal's capital has introduced women-only minibuses in a bid to protect female passengers from sexual assault, the transport operator organising the service said today.
Sunday January 4, 2015
Five months after India agreed to lay a pipeline from Bihar to Kathmandu for supply of petrol, diesel and ATF, the project is stuck over differences on the tenure of fuel supply.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday December 28, 2014
Two people were arrested with 35 stolen high-end mobile phones which they were planning to sell off in Nepal, police said on Sunday.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday December 23, 2014
India topped the table with 12 points from four consecutive victories, while Nepal, with nine points from three wins, took the second place above Sri Lanka, who lost two of their four matches.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Nepalese single mother Deepti Gurung has spent years trying and failing to register her two teenage daughters as citizens of their country.
NDTV Correspondent | Monday December 29, 2014
Notably, an Android One smartphone was made available to purchase in the UK in November.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 18, 2014
A total of 28 kg of gold, valued at over Rs.7 crore in the international market, was seized in this West Bengal town on Thursday. Four smugglers, including two from Nepal, were arrested, an official said.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 6, 2014
Soon after launching a bus service to Nepal, India will study feasibility of a regular bus service to Dhaka from Guwahati in keeping with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's promise to foster ties with neighbouring countries.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 6, 2014
Nepal has stopped the telecast of one of the episodes of a popular satirical TV show on its national channel for reportedly caricaturing Prime Minister Narendra Modi who visited the country twice within four months.
India | Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 4, 2014
Seven men have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping a teenage Indian girl visiting Nepal for a religious festival involving animal sacrifices, an official said in Kathmandu on Thursday.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 30, 2014
Nepal today rejected media reports that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's advice to Nepalese leaders to forge a consensus for drafting the Constitution amounted to interference in the country's affairs.
India | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 28, 2014
India pledged a slew of regional investments at the South Asian summit in Nepal this week, seeking to counter China's growing economic inroads into its backyard.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Thursday November 27, 2014
As he left Kathmandu for New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted a "thank you" to the people of Nepal and his host at the SAARC summit Nepalese Prime Minister Sushil Koirala.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With agencies) | Friday November 28, 2014
A handshake between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Pakistan Premier Nawaz Sharif marked the end of a two-day SAARC summit in Nepal that was clouded by cold vibes between the two leaders.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 27, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif and other SAARC leaders spent several hours on Thursday at an informal retreat just outside Kathmandu, on the sidelines of a summit that appears to have been derailed by Pakistan's ...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 27, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif and other SAARC leaders were on Thursday morning seen at an informal retreat just outside Kathmandu, enjoying an interlude from a summit that appears to have been derailed by Pakist...
India | Indo-Asian New Service | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with leaders of four South Asian nations on the sidelines of 18th SAARC Summit in Kathmandu on Wednesday, but the conspicuous absence from the meeting list was Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday November 27, 2014
Whether the SAARC Summit that wraps up today in Kathmandu will prove a mega-flop depends now on Pakistan.
PTI | Thursday November 27, 2014
It is a simple vegetarian spread 'with less spices and oil' for Prime Minister Narendra Modi while his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif is having halal meat dishes during their stay in Nepal for the SAARC Summit. Hotel Crowne Plaza Kathmandu-Soalte...
India | Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday November 26, 2014
When Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the SAARC summit this morning, his assessment of the group's accomplishments was frank. "As SAARC we have failed to move with the speed that our people expect and want. Nowhere in the world are collective e...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday proposed a SAARC business traveller card for making it easier for traders and merchants in the region to travel and access one another's markets.