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Floods in India, Nepal, and Bangladesh leave 250 dead

Millions of people have been affected by floods caused by heavy monsoon rains in the region.

Nepal seeks harmonious ties with India, China: Deputy PM Krishna Bahadur Mahara - The Indian Express

The Indian Express
The basic principle of Nepal's foreign policy is to maintain close and harmonious ties with both India and China with whom it has commercial and cultural relations, Deputy Prime Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara said on Tuesday. “We have extensive ...
Nepal has warm, friendly relations with SAARC members: FM MaharaRepublica
Nepal's policy is to maintain close ties with India, China: DPM MaharaThe Kathmandu Post
Call to appreciate art, creators and creationsHimalayan Times

In Nepal, the rhino evokes national pride - Mongabay.com

Mongabay.com
KATHMANDU, Nepal — When Nepal adopted a new constitution in September 2015, lawmakers anticipated conflict over the rights of ethnic minorities and women, the delineation of provincial boundaries and the official adoption of secularism. In the midst ...

Nepal's major parties gear up for third phase of local polls - Business Standard

Business Standard
Three major political parties Nepali Congress, CPN- UML and CPN (Maoist Centre) have focused their activities on Province 2 in view of the third phase of local level elections scheduled for September 18, deploying top leaders to prepare the ground for ...

Criminal poses as Nepal VP's cultural advisor; FIR registered - Business Standard

Business Standard
In an embarrassment to the Rajasthan police, a listed criminal, posing as political and cultural advisor to Nepal's vice president, managed to get state guest facilities at Sikar. We filed a case against Mahaveer Prasad Tordi at Kotwali police station ...

Nepal - the origin of four philosophies - Republica

Republica
KATHMANDU, August 1: Four different working papers on 'Various Aspects of Nepali Philosophy' were presented at a programme organised at Nepal Academy on Monday. Nepal Academy, Department of Philosophy and Nepal Intellectual Research Centre ...

Team Nepal leaves for int'l debate championship - The Kathmandu Post

The Kathmandu Post
Nepali national schools' debate team is all set to represent the country in the upcoming World Schools Debating Championships (WSDC). The 2017 edition of the annual competition is slated to start on August 1, in Bali, Indonesia, featuring debaters from ...

Nepal, China trade set to normalise soon - The Kathmandu Post

The Kathmandu Post
Nepal's trade with China via Rasuwagadhi and Kerung, which virtually came to a halt several days ago following Chinese customs clearing agents' decision to raise cargo clearing-forwarding fee, will normalise soon, as the Chinese side has partially ...

India helping fund Nepal infrastructure - World Highways

World Highways
India is helping with funding for Nepal's infrastructure development programme. In particular this funding will be used to help expand and improve Nepal's highway network. The move has been highlighted by the recent presentation of a US$2.31 million ...

WaterAid Project Draws Attention to Period Stigmas in Nepal (VIDEO) - Newsy

Newsy
The photos were part of a charity project, which appear to have changed daily life for some women in the village.