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Nepal facing glitches in holding 2-phased polls - Gulf Times

Gulf Times
Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has admitted to technical glitches in holding the May 14 polls in two phases and sought support from other political parties over the issue. In an all-party meeting on Friday, Dahal, the opposition and other ...

Deal for cross-border railway project with China soon: Nepal - Economic Times

Economic Times
Speaking at a programme organised by China Study Centre and Nepal Institute for Strategic Centre on the ambitious OBOR initiative yesterday, he said the government sees the OBOR as a project that boosts economic and technical cooperation in the region.
Cross-border rail project with China in final stage: NepalFinancial Express
'Pact on Nepal-China rail project in final stage' - Yahoo News IndiaYahoo News
B&R: Means for Nepal's graduation to a middle-income country

Rescued Taiwanese hiker marks sombre birthday in Nepal - The Star Online

The Star Online
Kathmandu (AFP) - A Taiwanese trekker who was rescued on a Nepal mountainside seven weeks after going missing marked his 21st birthday in a Kathmandu hospital Friday, recovering from an ordeal that left his girlfriend dead. Liang Sheng-yueh survived ...
Hiker Lost in Snowstorm on Nepal Mountain Rescued After 47 DaysKVOA Tucson News
Taiwanese Hiker Survives 47 Days Stranded on Mountain in Nepal With Just Water and SaltNextShark

Birthday cake in hospital for Nepal trekker rescued after 47 days - The Seattle Times

The Seattle Times
Medical staff congratulate Taiwanese trekker Liang Sheng-yueh during a birthday celebration at Grandee International Hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal, Friday, April 28, 2017. The Taiwanese man who was rescued on Wednesday... (AP Photo/Niranjan ...
Taiwanese Couple Trapped For 47 Days After Snowstorm in Nepal; Woman Dies 3 Days Before RescueKTLA
Hiker says didn't give up hope in tragic 47-day Nepal ordealIndependent Online
Happy 21st for trekker rescued after 47 days on Nepal mountainNews24
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Relying on own strengths to counter China: Age-old ties help India to woo Nepal - Economic Times

Economic Times
NEW DELHI: India gave a red-carpet welcome to Nepal's first woman President Bidya Devi Bhandari last week, reinforcing its centuries-old ties with the country at a time when the Himalayan state sparked concerns in India by holding joint military drills ...

Nepal tourism SOARS to higher levels than BEFORE the devastating earthquake -
Two years ago, the scenic mountainous landscape of Nepal was destroyed by a severe earthquake. It killed 9,000 people and damaged more than 800 monuments with its powerful force. The tragedy significantly impacted Nepal's tourism industry, with many ...

Nepal govt gets president's nod to deploy army for May polls

Nepal government on Friday got the approval from the president to deploy the army for the smooth conduct of local-level polls on May 14 amid a stiff resistance by the Madhes-centric parties.

Nepal set to sign agreement with China to be part of 'One Belt One Road Conference' - Economic Times

Economic Times
Foreign Minister Prakash Sharan Mahat and Foreign Secretary Shankar Das Bairagi are holding a series of meetings with Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Yu Hong in order to narrow down the differences for allowing Nepal to sign in the OBOR at the ...

Trekker rescued after 47 days in Nepal celebrates birthday - WTOP

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A Taiwanese trekker who was rescued after 47 days on a mountain in Nepal celebrated his 21st birthday at a hospital in the capital on Friday. A happy Liang Sheng-yueh cut cheese and chocolate cakes in his hospital room in ...
Hiker says didn't give up hope in tragic 47-day Nepal ordealIndependent Online
Tributes for Taiwanese trekker lost in Nepal tragedyChannel NewsAsia
2 missing Taiwanese trekkers found in Nepal after seven weeks, one deadThe Straits Times
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Nepal Set to Sign Agreement With China to be Part of OBOR - News18 - News18

Nepal is set to sign an agreement with China to be part of the 'One Belt One Road Conference', a pet initiative of Chinese President Xi Jinping, officials said on ...