20 Jan 2015
Kathmandu: A Maoists-led 19-party alliance on Tuesday enforced a general strike in Nepal against Constitution-drafting through voting and demanded forging of consensus guaranteeing ethnicity-based identity, paralysing life across the country.
12 Aug 2012
Life returned to normal in Nepal on Sunday at the end of a two-day nationwide public transport strike, as the agitating transport associations and the government reached a 14-point deal incorpotrating provisions like formation of a separate ministry for the sector.
30 Apr 2015
Kathmandu: Over 100 aftershocks have jolted Nepal since Saturday, prompting thousands to flee Kathmandu and forcing many to live outdoors.
28 Jul 2016
Kathmandu: At least 64 people have been killed and several others missing as floods and landslides triggered by heavy monsoon rains wreaked havoc in Nepal displacing thousands of people.
17 Sep 2016
Shimla: Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Saturday said anti-India activities will not be allowed from his country. He was on a day-long visit to India's largest hydropower project in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh being run by public sector Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd (SJVNL).
09 Jun 2015
Kathmandu: Nepal's warring political parties have sealed a landmark 16-point deal to end years of deadlock over contentious issues of Constitution-drafting, agreeing to a Parliamentary system and eight provinces, in a rare show of unity following the devastating quakes.
08 Aug 2016
Kathmandu: At least seven persons, including an infant, were killed on Monday when a helicopter enroute to Kathmandu crashed, officials said.
03 Aug 2016
Kathmandu: Nepal's parliament elected former Maoist rebel chief Prachanda, who led a decade-long insurgency that toppled a Hindu monarchy, as prime minister on Wednesday after predecessor KP Oli resigned rather than face defeat in a vote of no confidence.
02 Jul 2016
Kathmandu: A moderate earthquake measuring 4.4 magnitude on Richter scale was felt early today in Bajhang district in Nepal.
29 Aug 2016
Kolkata: Reserve Bank of India workers and employees have decided to join the September 2 nationwide day-long strike called by central trade unions.