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India-Nepal relationship unique: Nepal vice president
Kathman Sep 17 (IANS) Nepal's Vice President Paramananda Jha Wednesday said the relationship between India and Nepal was unique and extraordinary, rooted in the shared history and culture of the two countries.(9/17/2014 1:40:10 PM)
First meeting of Nepal-India boundary group begins
Kathmandu, Sep 17 (IANS) The first meeting of the Nepal-India Boundary Working Group (BWG) commenced Wednesday in Kathmandu. The BWG was constituted this year to undertake field work related to finalising the Nepal-India boundary, said a statement issued here by Nepal's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The boundary mechanism will take up the works that have remained to be accomplished since the ...(9/17/2014 8:40:26 AM)
In Nepal, Free Wi-Fi Everywhere Fosters Connections
Mahabir Pun had a vision: Internet for his hometown. Not such an outlandish idea, even in 1997, except that Pun’s village, Nangi, was in Nepal’s Himalayan foothills. It was poor; it was rural; it was not in Northern California. Pun was frustrated that the only way to communicate with someone in the next village was to walk for several hours, and he thought, although there’s nothing wrong with ...(9/17/2014 8:55:55 AM)
Nepal all-party conference on constitution drafting cancelled
Kathmandu, Sep 16 (IANS) A scheduled all-party conference which was expected to provide an impetus to the fragile constitution drafting process of Nepal has been cancelled due to dispute among parties about its agenda, party leaders said Tuesday. The all-party conference is a much-awaited political development in Nepal and the cancellation is likely to affect the ongoing constitution drafting ...(9/16/2014 9:56:16 AM)
India, Nepal parliamentarians discuss border issues
India, Nepal parliamentarians discuss border issues(9/17/2014 12:44:41 PM)
Nepal citizenship law 'biased' against women
Draft provision in Constituent Assembly requires both parents to be Nepalese to be a citizen, impacting single mothers.(9/12/2014 5:11:54 AM)
Britain's MI6 aided torture of Nepal Maoists, book claims
British authorities funded a four-year-long intelligence operation in Nepal that led to Maoist rebels being arrested, tortured and killed during the country's civil war, according to the author of a new book on Kathmandu. Launched in 2002, "Operation Mustang" targeted Maoist guerillas and saw British intelligence agency MI6 fund safe houses and provide training in surveillance and counter ...(8/31/2014 2:06:17 AM)
India, Nepal look to further enhance cultural relations
A Memorandum of Understanding is under consideration between Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi and Nepal fine arts to further enhance mutual understanding and friendly cultural relationship.(9/14/2014 6:37:59 AM)
Nepal Maoist party leader is dead
Kathmandu, Sep 15 (IANS) Post Bahadur Bogati, vice-chairman of Nepal's Unified Communist Party of Nepal UPCN (Maoist), died Monday, Xinhua reported. He was hospitalised and underwent a major surgery at the Kathmandu-based Gangalal National Heart Centre before being shifted to Norvic Hospital. Norvic Hospital had said Bogati's condition had been critical Sunday and he was put on ventilator ...(9/15/2014 1:18:16 AM)
Police confirm arrest of CK Raut for anti-Nepal activities
Nepal Police have confirmed the arrest of CK Raut for his extreme views about sovereign territorial integrity of Nepal.(9/14/2014 8:06:52 AM)
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