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Nepal, India to use 'internationally accepted' system for border management - Himalayan Times

Himalayan Times
KATHMANDU: Nepal and India have agreed to use an internationally accepted positioning system on Nepal-India border pillars. The third meeting of Nepal–India Boundary Working Group (BWG), which concluded in Kathmandu on Saturday, made a ...

New Himalayan Café brings taste of India, Nepal to Cheyenne - Wyoming Tribune

Wyoming Tribune
The new Himalayan Café at 1613 Capitol Ave. serves entrees, desserts and side dishes from Nepal and India, with selections made fresh every day. The restaurant is open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.

Hollywood actress Michelle Yeoh in Nepal - Kathmandu Post

Kathmandu Post
Jun 25, 2016- Renowned Hollywood actress Michelle Yeoh is in Nepal visit in her capacity as the UNDP Goodwill Ambassador. She arrived Kathmandu on Wednesday to interact with parliamentarians on UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). She was ...

NEPAL: Torture seen as 'necessary evil' - (press release) (press release)
Nepal has been a party to the UN Convention against Torture (UNCAT) since 1991. Since then however, the government has failed to bring about any comprehensive anti-torture legislation in line with the Convention. Nepal's Torture Compensation Act (TCA) ...

Third 'Nepal Nirman' begins - Kathmandu Post

Kathmandu Post
Jun 25, 2016- The third edition of “Nepal Nirman” organised by the Confederation of Nepalese Industries (CNI) and Himalaya Events kicked off here on Friday under the theme “Nepal Nirman 2073: A new Beginning”. The two-day-event has brought together ...
Nepal PM Oli responding to main opposition Congress' quake concerns in Parliament todayOnline Khabar (English) (satire) (blog)
Nepal's Operation Quack Spares No One, Not even the PM's DentistLatin American Herald Tribune
Parliament session put off until Sunday after Nepali Congress obstructionThe Siasat Daily
Himalayan Times

Nepal speeds up work to implement transit agreement - E Kantipur

E Kantipur
Jun 25, 2016- Nepal has sped up homework to operationalise the extra transit routes through India provided by the pact signed during Prime Minister KP Oli's visit to New Delhi in February. A high-level government team led by Chief Secretary Somlal ...
Nepal's cargo container flagged offThe Hindu
Nepal team impressed with Vizag portThe Hans India

Bell 412EPI Demonstration Tour Completed in Nepal - Aviation Week

Aviation Week
Bell Helicopter announced that its demonstration tour of the Bell 412EPI throughout Nepal was successful. The Bell 412EPI demonstrated landing and takeoffs from 15,200 ft., ground effect hover at nearly 18,000 ft. density altitude, and then flew up to ...

Nepal seeks answers from Canada for deaths of 13 guards killed in Kabul while riding uprotected minibus - National Post

National Post
Nepalese government officials are seeking answers as anger grows over the deaths of 13 Nepali guards who worked for the Canadian embassy in Kabul and were shuttled back and forth in one of the most dangerous cities in the world in an unprotected ...
Nepal bars its citizens from working in AfghanistanThe Daily Star
Nepali workers in Afghanistan wish to leave country if security not ensuredThe Indian Express
Nepali migrants banned from working in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and SyriaReuters

Nepal's cargo container flagged off - The Hindu

The Hindu
The first container of the exim cargo of Nepal was flagged off to that country from the Visakha Container Terminal Private Limited on Friday. Visakhapatnam port has been designated as the second gateway port for Nepal after Kolkata-Haldia. Chairman of ...
Nepal speeds up work to implement transit agreementE Kantipur
Nepal team impressed with Vizag portThe Hans India

Brexit may bolster radical elements in Nepal - Himalayan Times

Himalayan Times
Ex-ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva Dinesh Bhattarai told THT that the Brexit vote would lead to rise of nationalist, secessionist and extremism voices across the world, including Nepal. “UK's decision can boost confidence of radical elements ...
Nepal feels ripple effect as Brexit triggers shockwavesKathmandu Post