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22 June, 2018 10:25 AM China To Build Railway Into Nepal: Reports

Shanghai: China will build a railway connecting the western region of Tibet with Nepal, the China Daily reported on Friday, one of several bilateral deals signed during Nepali Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli's visit to Beijing. The link will connect the Tibetan city of Xigaze with Nepal's capital, Kathmandu, the paper said. The two sides signed 44

17 June, 2018 10:19 AM 2 Indians Among Missing Workers Rescued From Nepal Hydro Project After 40 Hours

Kathmandu: Four people, including two Indians, who had gone missing after a huge mass of earth caved in at a tunnel site of the Arun III hydro power project in eastern Nepal, have been rescued after nearly 40 hours. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Nepalese counterpart K P Sharma Oli had last month jointly laid the foundation stone of the 900-megawatt 41

11 June, 2018 7:35 PM Youth who scaled Mt. Everest feted

I felt I was on top of the world for a few minutes, says Raja They dared to dream and their soaring dreams are being given shape thanks to Mission Everest programme of the State government. The programme launched in 2016 gives opportunity to young men and women to scale Mount Everest. K. Raja, a 23-year-old youngster from Tadepalli, is among a group 34

12 May, 2018 9:15 AM Modi holds talks with Prachanda, Nepali Congress leaders

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Nepal’s former Prime Minister and Maoist party chief Prachanda on Saturday exchanged views on strengthening bilateral ties, a day after meeting that country's top leadership. Mr. Modi also had a meeting with president of Nepali Congress and former Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and other members of that party 62

11 May, 2018 5:37 AM PM Narendra Modi to embark on 2-day State visit to Nepal, announcement on Ramayan Circuit likely

During PM Modi's Nepal visit, the two sides are likely to sign a number of pacts aimed at strengthening the bilateral ties. NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will embark on a two-day State visit to Nepal on Friday during which he will hold discussions with his Nepali counterpart KP Oli and other top leaders of the neighbouring country aimed at further 90

23 April, 2018 5:26 PM PM Modi to visit Nepal on May 11

However, detail itinerary of the visit is yet to be finalised. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Nepal for a two-day state visit on May 11, his third visit to the Himalayan nation in the last four years, according to the Nepalese Foreign Ministry sources. Nepal's cabinet today endorsed the date of Modi's visit, which was proposed by the Indian 247

7 April, 2018 9:50 AM India, Nepal decide to boost cooperation, speed up connectivity projects

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Nepalese counterpart K P Sharma Oli today held extensive deliberations covering entire expanse of bilateral relationship and vowed to boost ties in key areas of defence and security, connectivity and trade. After the talks, Modi said India will continue to support Nepal as per that country's priorities, adding both sides 52

5 April, 2018 2:02 PM Haryana Girl Aims To Become Youngest Indian Woman To Scale Mt Everest

Shivangi Pathak will tomorrow leave for Lukla, the gate way to the Mount Everest, after obtaining a climbing permit from the Department of Tourism. Kathmandu: Mt Everest soars almost five and a half miles into the sky and reigns as the tallest mountain in the world. Embarking on an expedition to Mt. Everest can be the pinnacle of a climbing career and 16-year-old 100

30 March, 2018 5:30 PM Nepal PM to arrive on April 6

Prime Minister of Nepal K.P. Sharma Oli will pay a visit to India from April 6 to 8, the External Affairs Ministry has announced. This will be his first visit since he was elected Prime Minister in the historic election in Nepal organised under the newly adopted Constitution. “The upcoming visit will provide an opportunity to the two sides to review 147

13 March, 2018 5:43 PM Nepal plane crash: Pilot not at fault, says airline

The U.S.-Bangla Airlines has claimed that its pilot Capt. Abid Sultan, who died in hospital on Tuesday, wasn’t at fault. “He has logged over 5,000 flight hours in the Bangladeshi aviation industry; over a hundred landings in Kathmandu. He was quite familiar with the airfield and the aircraft. We do not think the captain had any fault,” said Kamrul Islam 85