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Nepal's Central bank announces ban of Indian notes above Rs 100

Nepal's central bank has banned the use of Indian currency notes of Rs 2,000, Rs 500 and Rs 200 denominations.

21 Jan 2019 12:19 PM

Nepal PM KP Oli admitted to ICU over worsening health condition

Oli was rushed to the hospital on late Sunday evening after he complained about difficulty in breathing.

29 Oct 2018 10:34 AM

8 climbers dead on Nepal's Mount Gurja after snowstorm: officials

Bodies of 8 climbers, including their Nepali guides, were spotted among the wreckage of their camp by a rescue team early Saturday morning.

13 Oct 2018 11:47 AM

Only one survives as Nepal chopper crashes in dense forest, 6 dead

The chopper's wreckage had been spotted on a forested hillside in neighbouring Dhadhing district, said Raj Kumar Chettri..

08 Sep 2018 3:04 PM

'Emotionally disturbed' pilot caused Nepal plane crash: Investigation

The March 12 flight from Dhaka crash-landed at Kathmandu airport and skidded into a field where it burst into flames.

27 Aug 2018 3:20 PM

Man arrested over Facebook post depicting Nepal PM as 'monkey'

The offending image appeared on a Facebook group earlier this month and has been shared more than 2,500 times.

23 Aug 2018 10:54 AM

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra: Evacuation of Indian pilgrims in 'total control'

The MEA had announced that 883 pilgrims, who had been stranded, have been evacuated from Simikot to Surkhet and Nepalganj.

06 Jul 2018 10:20 AM

Commercial flights, Nepal army choopers rescue stranded Indian pilgrims

Around 250 of the over 1,500 Indian pilgrims stranded en route during 'yatra' were evacuated safely from Hilsa till Monday.

04 Jul 2018 2:09 PM

Nepal-China agreements pave way for long-term economic assistance: KP Oli

Oli held talks with President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang, and signed a MoU to build a railway link connecting Tibet with Kathmandu.

24 Jun 2018 6:49 PM

Chinese loans placing South Asia in debt trap

The Nepal Rastra Bank reveals that the figure stood at Rs.91.18 billion during the review period in 2015-16.

22 Jun 2018 11:35 AM

Mount Everest has turned into 'world's highest rubbish dump'

Fluorescent tents, discarded climbing equipment, empty gas canisters, human excrement litter the well-trodden route to summit of the peak.

17 Jun 2018 1:08 PM

Ministers who can't operate laptops within 6 months will be sacked: Nepal PM

Oli, who took charge as Nepal’s PM in February for the second time, said the PM's Office will be made paperless within six months.

31 May 2018 12:41 PM

Nepal to shut India's field office, says Prime Minister Oli

India was permitted to set up temporary field office in 2008 to issue passes to vehicles for plying on Indian roads in bordering regions.

21 May 2018 1:41 PM

Nepal Army's cargo helicopter crashes in Muktinath; 2 pilots dead

More details are awaited.

16 May 2018 11:31 AM

Chinese double amputee finally summits Everest, decades after first bid

Xia Boyu, 69, summited Everest early Monday on his fifth attempt to reach the top of the 8,848-metre mountain.

14 May 2018 4:50 PM

Allow exchange of demonetised notes at earliest: KP Oli to PM Modi

According to Nepal's national bank, nearly 33.6 mn Indian rupees in Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 banknotes are currently in Nepali banking channel.

12 May 2018 10:35 AM

Blast at hydroelectricity project in Nepal weeks ahead of Modi’s inauguration

No one was injured in the blast and an investigation has been launched. However, no one has claimed responsibility of the blast.

29 Apr 2018 4:02 PM

Nepal’s international airport shut down after plane skids off runway

All flights have been cancelled since the accident with thousands of passengers waiting outside the terminal.

20 Apr 2018 11:42 AM

Minor blast near Indian consulate office in Nepal, no injuries reported

The explosion happened at around 8:20 pm on Monday and caused a hole in the compound wall.

17 Apr 2018 9:33 AM

SBI to invest Rs 80 billion in hydropower project of Nepal

The Nepal Investment Board will soon issue the license for the construction of the project.

09 Apr 2018 8:51 AM