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Nepal

Hundreds of Nepalese stuck at India border amid COVID-19 l...

Nepali workers near the Mahakali river which divides India and Nepal Ramesh Sista decided he would rather drown than die of hu...

Visit Nepal 2020 called off, finally

The government has formally cancelled the Visit Nepal 2020 campaign, a month after its major promotional activities in the overseas mar...

Covid-19: Large number of Nepali migrant workers enters ho...

Although the government has suspended land border crossings with India to prevent the spread of coronavirus, Nepali nationals mostly mi...

All quiet on the Everest front

Closed shops and restaurants along an almost deserted street in Lukla, the main gateway to the Everest region in Nepal, during a govern...

Nepal central bank announces relief measures for businesse...

Nepal Rastra Bank on Sunday announced a number of relief measures, including rescheduling of loan repayments deadline, for businesses a...

Hundreds of trekkers stranded on Nepal's mountain trails

Hundreds of trekkers are stranded on high-altitude trekking trails across Nepal due to a nationwide lockdown designed to contain the co...

Coronavirus, geopolitics, and Nepal between great powers

Stuck between two emerging powers, China and India, Nepal finds itself in a tight spot geopolitically. The existing powers perceive the...

Nepal closes down border with India and China for a week

The government of Nepal has decided to close down its borders with both India and China for a week, effective from 10am Monday, to deal...

Nepal tourism hit hard as global coronavirus fears close E...

The tiny airport at Lukla, perched on the edge of a mountain high in Nepal’s Himalayas, usually echoes with the roar of propeller...

Will yoga promote Hindutva in Nepal?

A group of Nepali teenagers sat cross-legged at Bagmati Boarding School — palms up, eyes closed, sinking into the floor with each...

Coronavirus: Nepal Army sets up makeshift tents for quaran...

The Nepal Army (NA) has set up 54 tents that can accommodate 108 persons in Bhadrakali. Two persons will be kept in a tent. “The...

Nepal parliament functioning more like extension of govern...

In a parliamentary democracy, the role of the two houses of Parliament is paramount. As the legislative arm of the state, the House of...

Nepal-India border pillar pulled down

Nepali Congress leaders and cadres have vandalized on Saturday a Nepal-India border pillar allegedly installed in Nepali territory. Th...

Everest shut down after Nepal suspends permits over corona...

Nepal on Friday (March 13) suspended permits to climb Everest over the coronavirus pandemic, closing off the world's biggest mountain a...

A Nepali team consisting of Army has been quietly measurin...

Ever since the release of India’s new political map that placed Kalapani within its borders, the Nepal government has taken a lot...

Nepal delays new safety rules despite last year’s deadly j...

Last year, Mount Everest had its fourth-deadliest climbing season ever, with 11 people dying in their attempts to climb the storied mou...

Nepal's delicate balancing act between China and India

The Kathmandu Post, an English-language newspaper in Nepal, ruffled Chinese feathers in February when it published an article criticizi...

New Indian envy to Nepal faces rising geopolitical rivalry...

Ambassador Vinay Mohan Kwatra (left) and Minister for Defence Ishwar Pokhrel As soon Vinay Mohan Kwatra, the new Indian ambassador...

Tibetans in Nepal Urged Not to Observe March 10 Uprising A...

The Tibetan Welfare Office in Nepal is urging Tibetan residents of the Himalayan country not to celebrate the March 10 anniversary of a...

Nepal prepares to send 10,000 peace keeping force to UN Mi...

Center (BPOTC) so as to meet the latest security challenges the security personnel face in their workplace. Lately, the government of...

Nepal, Russia working out payment options for Mi-17 helico...

Nepal is working with Russia on payment options for Mi-17 helicopters, as dollar transactions have been made difficult by US sanctions...