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Nepal Wants to Remain a Bridge Between India, China -
KATHMANDU—As China rises to superpower status, the Himalayan country of Nepal is struggling to maintain its status as an economic and cultural bridge between two Asian giants, China and India. After the Nepali Congress party became the largest party ...

It's Now Illegal to Evangelize in Nepal - (blog) (blog)
Nepal's president recently signed into law a bill making evangelism and conversion to another religion a punishable offense in the country. According to The Christian Post, Nepalese President Bidhya Devi Bhandari signed into law legislation that makes ...

Desai confers with Nepal King - The Hindu

The Hindu
The Deputy Prime Minister, Mr. Morarji Desai this afternoon [Oct. 23, Kathmandu] had an hour's meeting with King Mahendra of Nepal. For the first half an hour there was no one from either side. Later the Indian Ambassador in Nepal, Mr. Sriman Narayan ...

Nepal govt accepts resignation of envoy to India - Outlook India

Outlook India
Kathmandu, Oct 23 The Nepal government today accepted the resignation of Deep Kumar Upadhyay, the country's ambassador to India, who has quit to contest the upcoming parliamentary elections. Upadhyaya had tendered his resignation to Deputy Prime ...

3 Indians among 6 arrested for smuggling protected animals in Nepal - Outlook India

Outlook India
Kathmandu, Oct 23 Three Indians and a Pakistani were among six people arrested here for allegedly smuggling protected live animals to Nepal from Nigeria, a media report said today. The Central Investigation Bureau of the Nepal Police arrested three ...

Nepal: 807 candidates file nominations for first phase of parliament and assembly elections - Doordarshan

According to revised figures released by the Election Commission of Nepal 323 candidates submitted their papers for 37 constituencies of House of Representatives and 484 candidates filed nominations for 74 Provincial Assembly constituencies. Candidates ...

Can Nepal's temples be saved from the rubble?

Nepal's temples are in danger of being lost forever, more than two years after a devastating earthquake.

Nepali pilot revives crashed plane as aviation museum - Citizen

He previously brought an abandoned Fokker 100 — which is about half the size of an Airbus A330 — and transported it 500 kilometres to Dhangadi in Nepal's far west where he also set up a museum, though on a smaller scale that this one. “Transporting ...

Nepali pilot revives crashed plane as aviation museum | The Citizen - Citizen

A Turkish Airlines plane that crash landed at Kathmandu airport two years ago will be welcoming ticket holders on board again -- not for a flight but as the Nepali ...

My Republica - Nepal Army bags gold in Cambrian Patrol 2017 - Republica

KATHMANDU, Oct 23: Nepal Army (NA) has bagged the gold medal in the Exercise Cambrian Patrol 2017 held in Brecon, Wales.