Nepali Ambassador to China Leela Mani Paudyal said Nepal rejoices over China’s development as the fruits of such development will be enjoyed by Nepal and the world at large.
“A more developed China would... More
With anti-election activities on the rise, a joint meeting of security officials of Nepal and India was held intending to intensify the security situation by devising various security strategies in Dharan, Sunsari, Nepal... More
Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist–Leninist) (CPN-UML) Chairman KP Sharma Oli has claimed that the next government will overturn the government’s decision to scrap the deal to build Budhi Gandaki Hydropower Project.
The government... More
Concerns over security of candidates contesting the parliamentary and provincial elections grew after one more senior leader became the target of bomb attack on 18 November, while three separate attacks targeting poll campaigns... More
As the decade-long third country resettlement programme of the Bhutanese refugees living in eastern Nepal draws to a close, the fate of the those still in the camps hangs in the balance.
Nepal’s Ministry... More
Chinese Ambassador to Nepal, Yu Hong has called for policy stability in Nepal to further promote trade and investment between the two countries.
Addressing a press conference organized in the capital to inform about... More
The 10th edition of South Asia Economic Summit kicked off in Nepal’s capital Kathmandu with renewed calls for rapid development of physical infrastructure and removal of non-tariff barriers to expedite regional integration.
The region... More
Chinese ambassador to Nepal Yu Hong has said that there is a great potential of cooperation between China and South Asia in terms of infrastructure development under the framework of Belt and Road... More
The government of Nepal has decided to scrap the agreement signed with the Chinese company, Gezhouba Group, for the construction of Budhigandaki Hydroelectric project.
A Cabinet meeting held on Monday (Nov 13) the decision... More
A Chinese delegation that studied the feasibility of railways in Nepal have concluded that two rail routes– Kathmandu-Kerung and Kathmandu-Pokhara-Lumbini – could be developed in the country, according to report by the Kathmandu... More
The Chinese government has shown interest in funding the second phase of the Kathmandu Ring Road Improvement Project which includes upgradation of a 17-km stretch linking Kalanki, Chabahil and Koteshwor.
A high-level delegation from... More
CPN -UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said that election manifesto of the leftist alliance was commitment to nation building.
At a news conference to unveil the election manifesto of the alliance in the... More
A total of 11,242 candidates are contesting for the 825 seats in the Nepal Parliament and the Provincial Council. The number of women candidates, however, is quite low.
According to the data released by... More
A high-level Chinese team arrived in Kathmandu on Monday (Nov 6) for talks with Nepalese authorities on the possibility of extending proposed cross-border railway links, part of efforts to expand connectivity with Nepal.
The China-based Three Three Gorges Corporation (CTGC), the developer of the 750 MW West Seti Hydropower Project, has agreed to sign a joint venture agreement with Nepal Electricity Authority within November.
Three Gorges, which... More
The Election Commission (EC) has unveiled a closed list of candidates contesting the upcoming parliament and provincial assembly elections under the proportional representation (PR) category.
A total of 6,094 candidates are contesting for seats... More
Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the Left alliance has become a threat to the nation.
He made this statement while unveiling the manifesto of the Nepali Congress in Sanepa, Lalitpur,... More
Nepal's export to India has been adversely affected after the enforcement of Goods and Services Tax as Nepali goods have become less competitive in the Indian market due to high duty in post-GST... More
Three hospitals in Nepal, India and Pakistan have announced free surgeries under the aegis of SAARC Surgical Care Society.
The plan has been announced during a conference in Ludhiana on Sunday (Oct 23), President... More
Chances of a larger electoral alliance between the Nepali Congress (NC) and Madhes-based parties in Province 2 have become slim, however, discussions are underway for forging an agreement to support “top leaders” of... More
Myanmar was used to be a pariah state in the past, but for the former democracy icon it has become an unwelcome nuisance, forcing Aung San Suu Kyi to realize that in the current global world its... More
If the US’ new Afghan strategy was aimed at forcing the Afghan Taliban to the negotiating table, the recent wave of highly sophisticated attacks has shown that this strategy has not only failed, but also backfired. The... More
Assam’s leaders, whether of the Hindutva variety or the Assamese nationalistic variety, are livid with JamaitUlema-e-Hind leader Maulana Arshad Madani, for warning that the on-going revision of the National Register of Citizenship (NRC) could lead to a... More
The Magna Carta, or the “Charter of Liberties”, limiting the King's power and strengthening the rights of nobles was signed by King John at Runnymede near London on June 15, 1215. Brokered by the Archbishop of Canterbury... More