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Nepal

Can Nepal’s Communist Party survive closer ties with the U...

Nepali Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali and US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo The United States may not have expected th...

India to screen passengers flying from Kathmandu for coron...

Indian officials will screen passengers flying to India from Kathmandu for coronavirus in their bid to minimise the risk of an outbreak...

Transitional justice could be an issue for Nepal at the up...

At the upcoming 43rd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali is certain to face a series o...

The MCC and Nepal’s strategic ties with the US

Nepal’s public scene is boiling up with debate over the controversial Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) pact, which many see...

Bangladesh opens Saidpur Airport for Nepal

Nepal can now use the Saidpur Airport, based in Nilphamari of Bangladesh. The neighboring country had made a proposal to use the airpo...

Can SAARC recapture its influence in South Asia?

"Australia is an observer of SAARC [South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation], which brings our two countries to work within a...

Nepal to send a plane to evacuate Nepalis stranded in Wuha...

The government of Nepal is preparing to send a Nepal Airlines plane on Saturday to evacuate Nepalis stranded in Wuhan, the Chinese city...

Nepal may lose Malaysian security jobs as Malaysia mulls h...

Representative image Malaysia, for long, has been a secure job market for Nepali workers, especially in the security sector jobs....

Nepal to count LGBT population in census for 1st time

Nepal will count a third gender in its next population census, for the first time counting LGBT people as a minority group that can be...

Nepal’s crucial meetings & projects with China pushed back...

Workers installing a pipe at the Upper Tamakoshi hydro project site As coronavirus spreads across the world, crucial governmen...

Kashmir Solidarity Day observed in Nepal

On the occasion of the Kashmir Solidarity Day, Pakistan Embassy in Kathmandu organized a talk program on “Jammu Kashmir Dispute:...

India drastically cuts aid to Nepal

India has drastically slashed its aid to Nepal for the upcoming fiscal year 2020/21. The southern neighbor has announced a budget cut...

Nepal bags Guinness World Records for Highest Altitude Fas...

Nepal set history by organizing the first-ever The Mount Everest Fashion Runway as it holds a new Guinness World Record for The Highest...

Nepal invites Modi, Imran for Sagarmatha Dialogue

Nepal has invited the Prime Ministers of India and Pakistan along with several other heads of government and heads of state for the Sag...

Bangladesh to export bandwidth to Nepal

Bangladesh Submarine Cable Company (BSCCL) is looking for new markets to export its huge unused bandwidth and the new destination is Ne...

Chinese team coming to Nepal soon to prepare cross-border...

A Chinese team will soon come to Nepal to begin its works for the detailed project report of the ambitious cross-border railway line, i...

Nepal-China joint venture to develop hydropower project in...

Investment Board Nepal (IBN) has announced that it signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a consortium between Power Construct...

7 missing, over 150 rescued after Nepal avalanche

Four South Koreans and three Nepali guides remain missing following an avalanche near the Annapurna mountain range, while over 150 dome...

Victims unhappy as Nepal revives transitional justice proc...

Nepal's transitional justice process, which has been stalled for years, looks all set to take a step forward, as authorities plan to be...

Seven Chinese ports opened for Nepal’s Int’l trade and com...

Nepal has finally gained access to seven Chinese ports to undertake its trade and commerce activities. Nepal got the facility to utili...

Nepal seeks BD’s support for establishing Defense Universi...

Nepal sought support from Bangladesh for establishing its National Defense University in Kathmandu. Nepal’s Chief of Army Staff...