Nepal

  • Dec 24, 2012 16:20 IST

    Solve crisis before my return from India, Nepal Prez tells parties

    Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav has urged political parties to resolve the ongoing political and constitutional crisis in the country before he returns from India later this week.

  • Oct 11, 2012 13:01 IST

    Nepal Maoists lift ban on Hindi movies

    Hindi movies are back in cinema theatres in Nepal from Thursday----10 days after hall owners decided to stop screening them following a ban imposed by a breakaway faction of ruling Maoists.

  • Nov 09, 2012 11:15 IST

    Five Indians escape from Nepal prison

    Officials in Nepal say a dozen inmates including Indian and Bangladeshi nationals dug a tunnel and escaped from a prison in the Himalayan country's southeast.

  • Dec 18, 2012 17:38 IST

    Nepal parties get five more days to end deadlock

    Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav on Tuesday gave parties more time to form an ‘unity’ government after they failed to reach consensus within the deadline that expired a day earlier.

  • Sep 28, 2012 11:00 IST

    I heard people screaming: Nepal aircrash eyewitness

    Some passengers in the aircraft that crashed near the international airport in Kathmandu today were heard "wailing and screaming", said an eyewitness who recalled the horror.

  • Aug 05, 2012 21:52 IST

    Nepal Maoist leaders wrote to Vajpayee for support in 2002

    At the peak of a raging insurgency in 2002, Nepal's Maoist leadership wrote a letter to the then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in an attempt to garner support for their internationally 'outcast' outfit.

  • Aug 18, 2012 13:20 IST

    Friction between Nepal President and Maoist-led government

    Nepal government’s hopes of holding early polls to elect a new Constituent Assembly has got a setback with President Ram Baran Yadav rejecting two election-related ordinances.

  • Aug 18, 2012 23:06 IST

    Maoists vs President in Nepal

    Nepal government's hopes of holding early polls to elect a new Constituent Assembly has got a setback with President Ram Baran Yadav rejecting two election-related ordinances. Utpal Parashar reports.

  • Aug 22, 2012 23:34 IST

    Kathmandu feels ripples of exodus in Bangalore

    It's a small world these days. Mobile phones, Internet and social networking sites in the past five years have reduced the communication gap like never before in human history.

  • Indian Cobra
    Aug 23, 2012 19:11 IST

    Tit for tat: Nepali man bites cobra to death

    Biting a man proved costly for a cobra as Mohammad Salmo Miya, resident of a village in Morang district in eastern Nepal, attacked a white cobra measuring nearly six feet when the reptile was fleeing after biting him. Utpal Parashar reports.

  • Aug 25, 2012 19:01 IST

    Nepali father mistakes son for monkey, shoots him

    A twelve-year-old Nepali boy lost his life after his father shot him mistaking him to be a monkey, Utpal Parashar reports.

  • Aug 27, 2012 18:27 IST

    Stalled Nepal peace process to resume next month

    Integration of former Maoist combatants into Nepal Army, an important aspect of Nepal's stalled peace process, is set to resume from September. Utpal Parashar reports.

  • Aug 28, 2012 18:35 IST

    Constitution crisis: Nepal PM won't quit

    Despite growing clamour for his resignation, Nepal Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai has expressed unwillingness to step down till there’s agreement among parties on his successor. Utpal Parashar reports.

  • Aug 29, 2012 22:53 ISTNoodling in Nepal

    Transparency needed to end Nepal crisis

    The good news is that Nepal's major political parties have resumed talks to end the three month political crisis following dissolution of the Constituent Assembly without a constitution.

  • Sep 02, 2012 12:54 IST

    Nepal president, Maoist govt debate wartime amnesty

    The uneasy relationship between Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav and the ruling Maoist-led coalition is being tested again over proposed amnesty for crimes during the civil war.