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3 million Nepal children at ‘risk’ due to lack of supplies:...

Over three million children under the age of five in Nepal are at the risk of death or disease this winter due to a...

Nepal’s Oli urges India to lift economic blockade

Nepal's Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli has called on India to lift "unofficial blockade" in Nepal as soon as possible. In his televised address...

Ban Ki-moon wants ‘obstructions’ lifted on supplies to Nepal

With a harsh winter looming, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called for lifting "obstructions" to essential supplies reaching Nepal. "The Secretary-General underlines Nepal's right of...

Stop bullying Nepal, CPI-M tells Modi government

The CPI-M on Thursday urged the Indian government to stop bullying Nepal and to end the blockades on the border that have caused widespread...

In Geneva, India expresses concern over Nepal’s lack of political progress

India has expressed concern over the lack of political progress in Nepal but promised to continue to extend all assistance to the Himalayan nation...

India-Nepal border sealed for 5th phase of Bihar election

The Election Commission has ordered sealing of Bihar's border with Nepal ahead of the fifth and final phase of Bihar assembly elections on Thursday. A total...

Nepal may get its own AAP as Maoists face imminent split...

Nepal's powerful Maoist party, a key constituent of the government, is set to split again, and the breakaway faction wants something akin to the...

‘Disgraceful how India is treating Nepal’

Justice Markandey Katju It is disgraceful how India is treating Nepal, a small, landlocked country, dependent heavily on imports from India. Our government has stupidly...

Nepal Police kill an Indian during protests in Birgunj

Police in Nepal on Monday shot dead an Indian national during protests in the the country's Birgunj city close to the Indian border, officials...

Nepal gets its first woman president

Bidhya Devi Bhandari, vice-chairman of the ruling CPN-UML, was on Wednesday elected the first woman president of Nepal. Bhandari defeated Nepali Congress nominee Kul Bahadur...

New Nepal PM sworn-in, forms cabinet

Barely three weeks after a democratic federal constitution was promulgated in Nepal, Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli was on Monday sworn-in as the country's new...

Indian embassy in Nepal seeks petrol, Twitterati make fun

The Indian embassy in Kathmandu has requested the state-owned Nepal Oil Corporation for weekly supplies of fuel in view of the ongoing petrol shortage. The...

Why are most Nepalese now unhappy with PM Modi?

Just a year ago when Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi signed 10 agreements with Nepal and launched a bus service between the two countries,...

Sushma meets her counterparts from Nepal, Sri Lanka

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met her counterparts from neighbouring countries Sri Lanka and Nepal. Sushma held bilateral talks with her Sri Lankan counterpart Mangala...

Nepal earthquake to be recreated during Bengal Durga puja

Scenes from earthquake-ravaged Nepal and India's timely help to the neighbouring Himalayan nation will be depicted in clay at a Durga puja pandal in...

India calls for dialogue to ease Nepal situation

India on Friday expressed hope that the volatile situation in Nepal will ease at the earliest and reiterated that the Nepalese leadership needed to...

CNN medical correspondent Sanjay Gupta faces storm for allegedly ‘misleading viewers’...

After questions over a published report that said acclaimed neurosurgeon and CNN's chief medical correspondent Sanjay Gupta had treated someone else during the Nepal earthquake, the...

Volunteers Combat Post-Earthquake Trauma With Music Camps For Children

By Amrit Sharma Volunteers have stepped up to make a real difference in Nepal since the earthquake. Nepalis from all walks of life, especially young...

Thamel Open For Business, But Will Tourists Show Up?

By Amrit Sharma It's been almost 2 months since the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocked Nepal. All major relief operations are well underway, and life...

US envoy hails PM Modi’s diplomatic efforts, says India’s global dominance...

US Ambassador to India Richard Rahul Verma has hailed Prime Minsiter Narendra Modi's diplomatic efforts to reach out to all the players in the...