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Nepali dhiki and Jato

'Dhiki' is a traditional Nepalese rice (millet etc) beater still used in villages. This footage is from Wangtang, a village of Yaphu VDC( Sankhuwa Sava distr...

Nepal seeks two ALH Dhruvs from India

Jul 09, 2014    

Kathmandu, July 8 (IANS) Nepal has proposed purchase of two advanced light helicopters (ALHs), generically named HAL Dhruv, from India at a highly subsidised price. The Nepali proposal, forwarded at the 11th Bilateral Consultative Group meeting here, envisages a 40 percent down payment by Nepal and an Indian waiver on the remaining 60 percent, a top diplomatic source told IANS following the conclusion of the two-day talks Monday.The Indian side was reportedly positive on Nepal's request but detailed negotiations for procuring the ALHs will be carried out later, said the official.Earlier, India...

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