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Ministers who can't operate laptops within 6 months will be sacked: Nepal PM

Oli, who took charge as Nepal’s PM in February for the second time, said the PM's Office will be made paperless within six months.

31 May 2018 12:41 PM

Nepal to shut India's field office, says Prime Minister Oli

India was permitted to set up temporary field office in 2008 to issue passes to vehicles for plying on Indian roads in bordering regions.

21 May 2018 1:41 PM

Nepal Army's cargo helicopter crashes in Muktinath; 2 pilots dead

More details are awaited.

16 May 2018 11:31 AM

Chinese double amputee finally summits Everest, decades after first bid

Xia Boyu, 69, summited Everest early Monday on his fifth attempt to reach the top of the 8,848-metre mountain.

14 May 2018 4:50 PM

Allow exchange of demonetised notes at earliest: KP Oli to PM Modi

According to Nepal's national bank, nearly 33.6 mn Indian rupees in Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 banknotes are currently in Nepali banking channel.

12 May 2018 10:35 AM


Blast at hydroelectricity project in Nepal weeks ahead of Modi’s inauguration

No one was injured in the blast and an investigation has been launched. However, no one has claimed responsibility of the blast.

29 Apr 2018 4:02 PM

Nepal’s international airport shut down after plane skids off runway

All flights have been cancelled since the accident with thousands of passengers waiting outside the terminal.

20 Apr 2018 11:42 AM

Minor blast near Indian consulate office in Nepal, no injuries reported

The explosion happened at around 8:20 pm on Monday and caused a hole in the compound wall.

17 Apr 2018 9:33 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

One of Nepal's last dancing bears Sridevi, dies in zoo after rescue

The 2 sloth bears were rescued in southern Nepal in Dec 2017, from a pair of itinerant street performers who used animals for entertainment.

22 Mar 2018 6:37 PM


Nepal plane crash that killed 49 occurred after 'confusion' over landing orders

Flight BS211 from Dhaka to Kathmandu was carrying 67 passengers and four crew members.

13 Mar 2018 1:01 PM

Fly fast, not safe: 40 dead in Nepal’s worst plane crash ever

Rescuers had to cut apart the mangled and burned wreckage of the aircraft to pull people out.

12 Mar 2018 6:13 PM

Will deepen ties with China to get more leverage with India, says Nepal PM

Oli said he wants to 'update' relations with India 'in keeping with times' and favours review of all special provisions of Indo-Nepal ties.

20 Feb 2018 10:01 AM

Police arrest 2 Indian nationals for sneaking arms into Nepal

Prasad Kushwaha, 27 and Ajay Prasad Kushwaha, 21, were arrested from a hotel room during a raid by a special police team.

18 Feb 2018 6:34 PM

Wanted by Interpol, top Indian hotelier in Nepal held for drug trafficking

The police was searching the hotelier after narcotic drugs were found in a parcel dispatched by him from Kathmandu to the Netherlands.

09 Feb 2018 8:59 AM


Nepal’s Left alliance headed to landslide win, K P Sharma Oli expected PM

With counting still going on, the leftist alliance has won 97 seats in the national parliament.

11 Dec 2017 1:43 PM

Nepal’s Left alliance heads toward majority leaving ruling party behind

The vote counting is in progress for remaining 76 seats.

10 Dec 2017 12:44 PM

Nepal Polls: Left Alliance Wins 26 Seats, Nepali Congress 3

The polls will elect 128 members of parliament and 256 members of provincial assemblies.

09 Dec 2017 1:11 PM

Nepal’s left alliance wins 3 seats in first phase of elections

The opposition CPN-UML won two seats while the candidate of its ally CPN-Maoist Centre defeated its main rival Nepali Congress nominee.

08 Dec 2017 1:56 PM

Monarchy, Maoist blasts, hopes for Federal Republic: Nepal votes after 18 years

More than 15 million eligible voters will pick a 275-member legislature, the first under a new constitution agreed after years of wrangling.

26 Nov 2017 12:56 PM