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Cong leader Shakeel Ahmad blames Modi govt for ban on Indian notes in Nepal

‘The minister for external affairs offended the people of Nepal by saying Modi had addressed Indians living in Nepal.’ Ahmad said.

17 Dec 2018 7:03 PM

It's illegal here: Nepal bans use of Indian currency notes above Rs 100

The decision can affect Nepalese labourers working in India as well as Indian tourists visiting Nepal.

15 Dec 2018 12:25 PM

Nepal stalls on LGBT rights despite early strides

Gay and transgender Nepalis still confronting obstacles to jobs and schools, and marriage equality a distant prospect.

30 Nov 2018 1:51 PM

Himalayan Viagra under threat from climate change, say researchers

People who boil yarchagumba in water to make tea or add it to soups and stews believe it cures everything from impotence to cancer.

23 Oct 2018 9:20 AM

Here’s Trishna Shakya, Nepal's living goddess

She made a public appearance on Monday on the occasion of Indrajatra - the traditional festival observed to worship Devraj Indra.

25 Sep 2018 8:58 AM

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Tiger population doubles in Nepal in under a decade

According to World Wildlife Fund (WWF), this news can help Nepal become first country to double tiger population since TX2 project.

24 Sep 2018 8:56 AM

Nepal's last known dancing bear finds home in Indian sanctuary

Rangila made the 30-hour journey from Nepal to a sanctuary in Agra.

12 Jul 2018 7:43 PM

A life at high altitude shapes human body, but how?

The bodies of people born into the rarefied atmospheres of the Andes, Himalayas react and adapt in real time, probably from foetal stage.

20 Jun 2018 11:58 AM

Many animals are shifting from day to night to avoid people

Even if people think that we’re not deliberately trying to impact animals, we probably are without knowing it.

15 Jun 2018 5:07 PM

Education is a struggle for children infected with HIV in Nepal

Nepal reported 30, 646 cases of HIV mid of July 2017.

08 Jun 2018 1:44 PM

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Nepal reports outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N1 bird flu

It was the first outbreak of highly pathogenic bird flu in the country since 2017, OIE said in a report posted on its website.

30 May 2018 9:18 AM

8 Sherpas summit Mt Everest in a first for the season

Expedition Operator Association Nepal has assigned HGN to fix the ropes on Mt Everest this season, it said.

14 May 2018 10:47 AM

PM’s Nepal visit to speed up joint network projects

Nepalese PM Oli is likely to receive PM Modi when he lands at Janakpur by helicopter at the beginning of his visit on May 11.

09 May 2018 2:26 AM

SBI to invest Rs 80 billion in hydropower project of Nepal

The Nepal Investment Board will soon issue the license for the construction of the project.

09 Apr 2018 8:51 AM

Twitter goes wild over Zara skirt that resembles Indian 'lungi'

The lungi is typically worn by men around their waist in India and South East Asian countries.

30 Jan 2018 4:10 PM

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Icy ponds on Himalayan glaciers influence water flow: study

Water flowing from glacierised catchments in the Himalaya is a critical water resource for mountain dwellers in particular.

29 Jan 2018 8:37 PM

China donates over 32,000 solar power generators to Nepal

The donated items included 32,000 sets of household solar power generation systems and 325 sets of solar power generation systems.

22 Jan 2018 4:28 PM

Menstrual exile of Nepal woman sees her dying in freezing conditions

21-year-old was thrown out because of tradition in which women are exiled during menstruation for being impure or harbingers of bad luck.

13 Jan 2018 11:15 AM

Climbing Mount Everest may lead to psychosis: study

Climbing highest mountains in the world such as Mount Everest can actually cause psychosis, according to a study.

19 Dec 2017 2:33 PM

Rubber bullets are not safe: study

This discussion does not in any way suggest that other weapons are safer.

19 Dec 2017 12:06 PM

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