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Quake jolts Nepal

Quake jolts Nepal

🕔11:54, 19.Nov 2015

Kathmandu, Nov 19  A 5.3-magnitude earthquake jolted Nepal’s capital Kathmandu and adjoining districts on Thursday, Nepal’s National Seismological Centre said.The mild tremor struck at 10 a.m. with the epicentre at Sindhupalchowk district, Xinhua news agency reported. Sindhupalchowk is an adjoining district

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China, Nepal improve border arrangement

China, Nepal improve border arrangement

🕔12:12, 6.Nov 2015

Kathmandu, Nov 6  Customs officials from Nepal and China have agreed to operate border points more effectively, Nepali officials have said.Immigration authorities have made arrangements to allow Nepalese traders, trucks and drivers in Kerung, the Chinese border market that connects

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Nepal to pick new parliament speaker

Nepal to pick new parliament speaker

🕔16:00, 14.Oct 2015

Kathmandu, Oct 14 After electing a new prime minister earlier yjis week, Nepal will now choose a new parliament speaker by Friday, it was announced here.The nomination process started on Wednesday, Xinhua news agency reported.According to the Parliament Secretariat, Parliament Speaker

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No fuel for international airlines from Tuesday: Nepal

No fuel for international airlines from Tuesday: Nepal

🕔12:07, 29.Sep 2015

Kathmandu, Sep 29  Nepal’s aviation body on Monday conveyed its inability to provide fuel to international airlines fromTuesday following a severe fuel shortage at home.The development came as Nepal is reeling under severe fuel cuts after India declined to send petroleum supplies through

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‘Need to step up speed on India, Nepal, China corridor’

‘Need to step up speed on India, Nepal, China corridor’

🕔12:01, 2.Jul 2015

Beijing, July 2  India, China and Nepal should go ahead and order a feasibility study for an economic corridor among the three nations that will benefit its people, a senior Chinese official said here. Huang Xilian, deputy director-general in the

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Nitin Gadkari, Minister of Road Transport Highways & Shipping at Meeting of the Ministers of Transport of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India

Nitin Gadkari, Minister of Road Transport Highways & Shipping at Meeting of the Ministers of Transport of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India

🕔13:47, 15.Jun 2015 Read Full Article
Reconstruction key to next stage of Nepal recovery: UN

Reconstruction key to next stage of Nepal recovery: UN

🕔10:26, 6.May 2015

United Nations, May 6  Various UN agencies have appealed for humanitarian relief and reconstruction in the next stage of Nepal recovery after a major quake there claimed more than 7,300 lives so far, a UN spokesperson has said. The Office

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Nepal, A Wake-up Call: DISASTER MANAGEMENT, ANYONE?…

Nepal, A Wake-up Call: DISASTER MANAGEMENT, ANYONE?…

🕔11:10, 5.May 2015

Nepal, A Wake-up Call DISASTER MANAGEMENT, ANYONE? By Poonam I Kaushish A humungous human tragedy of anguish, despair and desperation, morbidity and mortality struck Nepal last week resulting in a trail of death and destruction, over 6200 dead and counting,

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Nepal gets $220 mn aid for reconstruction from ADB, EU

Nepal gets $220 mn aid for reconstruction from ADB, EU

🕔10:20, 5.May 2015

Kathmandu, May 5  Two leading donors – the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the European Union (EU) – on Monday pledged an additional $200 million and 16.6 million euro ($18.5 million) respectively to help in rehabilitation and reconstruction efforts in

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Two minor tremors felt in Nepal

Two minor tremors felt in Nepal

🕔13:37, 2.May 2015

Kathmandu, May 2  Nepal’s National Seismological Centre said two minor tremors were recorded early on Saturday with the epicentres in Sindhupalchok and Dolakha districts. An earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale, with its epicenter in Sindhupalchowk district, occurred at

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The MoS for Youth Affairs and Sports (IC), Sarbananda Sonowal and the Minister of Youth and Sports, Nepal, Purushottam Paudel

The MoS for Youth Affairs and Sports (IC), Sarbananda Sonowal and the Minister of Youth and Sports, Nepal, Purushottam Paudel

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Nepal to miss constitution deadline amid continuing confusion

Nepal to miss constitution deadline amid continuing confusion

🕔10:23, 22.Jan 2015

Kathmandu, Jan 22  Nepali lawmakers were Wednesday set to miss a self-imposed deadline for promulgation of the country’s new constitution after the various political parties failed to reach a consensus on key issues eluding a resolution. Jan 22 was the

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China wants Nepal to be bridge to India

China wants Nepal to be bridge to India

🕔11:04, 27.Dec 2014

Kathmandu, Dec 27  China is happy to see a stronger relationship between India and Nepal, visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here Friday. Noting that it was beneficial for Nepal to have a strong relationship with India, Wang said

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18th Saarc Summit concludes with one pact, several understandings

18th Saarc Summit concludes with one pact, several understandings

🕔10:13, 28.Nov 2014

Kathmandu, Nov 28 The 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) Summit concluded in Kathmandu Thursday with the adoption of a 36-point Kathmandu Declaration. During the Summit, a Saarc Framework Agreement on Energy Cooperation was signed while leaders of

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The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi along with the SAARC leaders, at the concluding session of the 18th SAARC Summit, in Kathmandu

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi along with the SAARC leaders, at the concluding session of the 18th SAARC Summit, in Kathmandu

🕔09:35, 28.Nov 2014 Read Full Article
The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi along with the SAARC leaders, during the Retreat Session of 18th SAARC Summit,

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi along with the SAARC leaders, during the Retreat Session of 18th SAARC Summit,

🕔14:41, 27.Nov 2014 Read Full Article
The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi meeting the President of Maldives, Abdulla Yameen, at the 18th SAARC Summit, in Kathmandu

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi meeting the President of Maldives, Abdulla Yameen, at the 18th SAARC Summit, in Kathmandu

🕔12:28, 27.Nov 2014 Read Full Article
The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi meeting the President of Sri Lanka, Mahinda Rajapaksa, at the 18th SAARC Summit

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi meeting the President of Sri Lanka, Mahinda Rajapaksa, at the 18th SAARC Summit

🕔12:10, 27.Nov 2014 Read Full Article
The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi meeting the President of Afghanistan, Dr. Ashraf Ghani, at the 18th SAARC Summit,

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi meeting the President of Afghanistan, Dr. Ashraf Ghani, at the 18th SAARC Summit,

🕔16:08, 26.Nov 2014 Read Full Article
The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi meeting the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina, at the 18th SAARC Summit,

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi meeting the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina, at the 18th SAARC Summit,

🕔15:43, 26.Nov 2014 Read Full Article