23 Aug 2016
Kathmandu: Nepal's Deputy Prime Minister Bimalendra Nidhi, who was on a visit to India as a Special Envoy of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’, on Tuesday described his trip as ‘successful’.
23 Aug 2016
Lucknow: Flood situation on Tuesday worsened in Uttar Pradesh due to release of water from Nepal and adjoining states of Madhya Pradesh and Uttrakhand which led to further rise in water levels of major rivers. According to Central Water Commission (CWC), the Ganga is flowing above the danger marks at Fafamau and Chhatnag (both in Allahabad) besides in Mirzapur, Varanasi, Ghazipur and Ballia.
20 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Nepalese Deputy Prime Minister Bimalendra Nidhi, who is visiting India as a special envoy after a new government came into power in the Himalayan nation, called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday. "Engaging the new government in Nepal. Deputy PM Bimalendra Nidhi calls on PM @narendramodi," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup said in a tweet along with pictures of the two leaders.
08 Aug 2016
Kathmandu: At least seven persons, including an infant, were killed on Monday when a helicopter enroute to Kathmandu crashed, officials said.
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.
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.
04 Aug 2016
Kathmandu: CPN (Maoist Centre) leader Pushpa Kamal Dahal aka 'Prachanda' was here on Thursday administered the oath of office and secrecy as Nepal Prime Minister by President Bidhya Devi Bhandari.
13 Aug 2016
Pakistan/Kabul: The ISIS branch in Afghanistan and Pakistan was killed in a US drone strike in an eastern Afghan province, the Afghan ambassador to Pakistan said on Friday. "I can confirm that ISIS Khurasan leader Hafiz Saeed Khan along with his senior commanders and fighters died in a US drone strike on July 26 in Kot district of Afghanistan's Nangharhar province," Afghan Ambassador Omar Zakhilwal told repoters.
03 Aug 2016
Kathmandu: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated newly-elected Prime Minister of Nepal Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda. Prime Minister Modi also extended an invitation to Prachanda to visit India.
10 Aug 2016
Imphal: Having broken the world's longest hunger strike yesterday, Manipur's 'Iron Lady' Irom Sharmila is maintaining her resolve not to clip her nails, comb her hair, go to her house and meet her mother till AFSPA is repealed.