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ADB should expand private sector operations: Subhash Chandra Garg

Economic Affairs Secy said there is a need for ADB to focus on strengthening human capital and develop social safety nets.

04 May 2019 4:23 PM

India for ADB-led mechanism for channeling funds from rich to developing nations

Amidst the continued global uncertainty, Asia retains the hope of a bright future, said Subhash Chandra Garg.

04 May 2019 3:57 PM

India pact undermines sovereignty: Nepal’s Left

Several Left parties in Nepal on Monday announced a joint protest later this month against a 25-point agreement between Nepal and India during Prime Minister Prachanda’s visit to New Delhi saying part

11 Oct 2016 7:14 AM

Check and mate to fate in slums of Kampala

Phiona Mutesi used to forage for food in the impoverished slums of Kampala. On Saturday, she attended a Disney movie premiere about her life in the Ugandan capital.

03 Oct 2016 7:09 AM

India visit successful: Nepal PM

Nepal Prime Minister Prachanda on Sunday said his first overseas visit to India was successful and focused on creating an “environment of trust” and effectively implement bilateral projects for Nepal’

19 Sep 2016 5:32 AM


Indian couple faked Everest climb: Nepal

Indian climber Satyarup Sidhantha says a photo of him on Everest (left) was doctored by Dinesh and Tarakeshwari Rathod to make it appear that they too had appeared at the summit. — AP

31 Aug 2016 7:08 AM

New Nepal PM expands Cabinet

Nepal Prime Minister Prachanda on Friday inducted 13 new ministers from major coalition partner Nepali Congress into his Cabinet, including the important minister of foreign affairs, taking its total

27 Aug 2016 5:48 AM

KP Oli cautions India against unnatural meddling

Former Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Oli on Sunday cautioned India against “any unnatural” meddling in Nepal’s affairs.

08 Aug 2016 7:16 AM

Madhesi protests: Victims’ families to get Rs 1 million

Nepal’s new government led by Maoist chief Prachanda on Friday decided that the families of those killed during the Madhesis’ protests over the new Constitution will be given Rs 1 million each in comp

06 Aug 2016 1:36 AM

Madhesis to give outside support to new Nepal govt

Madhesi parties will not join Nepal’s new government under Prime Minister Prachanda and will extend support from outside, a top Madhesi leader said today while asserting that they would consider joini

04 Aug 2016 6:33 AM


Prachanda elected Nepal PM for second time

Maoist chief Prachanda was on Wednesday elected by legislators as Nepal’s Prime Minister for a second time, with his elevation expected to bring the much-needed political stability in a country bogged

04 Aug 2016 6:26 AM

With Madhesi support, Prachanda to be PM

Nepal Maoist chief Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda” is all set to become the PM for the second time as he filed his nomination on Tuesday after receiving crucial backing from the agitating Madhesis by s

03 Aug 2016 7:05 AM

Over 80 killed in Nepal floods

Nearly 80 people were killed in floods and landslides triggered by the incessant rain since Monday in several districts of eastern, central and western Nepal.

30 Jul 2016 6:49 AM

Landslide, floods kill 58 in Nepal

At least 58 people have died in floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains in Nepal, the government said Wednesday.

28 Jul 2016 7:21 AM

Nepal President Bidya Devi Bhandari asks parties to elect new PM within a week

Nepal plunged into a political turmoil after Prime Minister KP Oli resigned just before a no-confidence vote.

26 Jul 2016 1:48 PM


Nepal President: Elect PM in a week

Hardline Maoist group holds nationwide strike.

26 Jul 2016 6:32 AM

Fresh crisis in Nepal as KP Oli resigns

Nepal’s embattled Prime Minister K.P.

25 Jul 2016 7:28 AM

Nepal PM KP Oli appears set to lose no-confidence vote as allies depart

The no-confidence motion is due to be put to a vote in the 595 member parliament later on Sunday.

24 Jul 2016 3:31 PM

Nepali Congress offers four-point plan to end stalemate

To end the current political impasse, senior Nepali Congress leader Ram Chandra Poudel has floated a four-point proposal, aiming a “package deal” among major parties.

23 Jul 2016 6:00 AM

China playing ‘kingmaker’ in Nepal politics

A visiting Chinese delegation is having hectic negotiations in Kathmandu’s Yak and Yeti hotel, trying to build a consensus behind Prime Minister Oli.

18 Jul 2016 4:39 AM