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India, Nepal sign MoU for hydro project, joint IIT-Madras, Buddhist studies; check details here
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India, Nepal sign MoU for hydro project, joint IIT-Madras, Buddhist studies; check details here

Modi on Monday said that in the ongoing situation in the world, the friendship between India and Nepal is set to benefit the entire humanity

Modi in Nepal: PM lays foundation stone for India International Centre for Buddhist Culture and Heritage in Lumbini
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Modi in Nepal: PM lays foundation stone for India International Centre for Buddhist Culture and Heritage in Lumbini

The centre is being built at the initiative of the International Buddhist Confederation, New Delhi and once completed, it will be a world-class facility welcoming pilgrims and tourists from all over the world to enjoy the essence of spiritual aspects of Buddhism

PM Modi holds talks with Nepal's Sher Bahadur Deuba in Lumbini, discusses ways to develop new areas of bilateral partnership
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PM Modi holds talks with Nepal's Sher Bahadur Deuba in Lumbini, discusses ways to develop new areas of bilateral partnership

Ahead of his visit, PM Modi said that his visit to Nepal is intended to further deepen the 'time-honoured' linkages between the two countries, adding both sides will continue to build on the shared understanding to expand ties in multiple areas, including hydropower and connectivity

Narendra Modi takes softpower to Nepal: Temple run and MoUs on agenda for Lumbini visit
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Narendra Modi takes softpower to Nepal: Temple run and MoUs on agenda for Lumbini visit

This will be Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first visit to Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha, and his fifth to Nepal since coming to power in 2014. Besides the religious significance of the trip on Buddha Purnima, developmental issues in sectors related to culture, education and hydropower will also be discussed

Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba meets Jaishankar during first official visit to India
India

Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba meets Jaishankar during first official visit to India

The Indian External Affairs Minister said Deuba's visit will further strengthen the close neighborly India-Nepal relations. Deuba will meet PM Narendra Modi on 2 April

Nepal's Sher Bahadur Deuba in India for three-day visit: What's the agenda?
India

Nepal's Sher Bahadur Deuba in India for three-day visit: What's the agenda?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Nepal counterpart will jointly inaugurate the 35-km Jaynagar-Kurtha railway service between the two countries from Hyderabad House in New Delhi

Modi meets Nepal counterpart Deuba in Glasgow; bilateral ties, COVID-19, climate change discussed
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Modi meets Nepal counterpart Deuba in Glasgow; bilateral ties, COVID-19, climate change discussed

The meeting between Modi and Sher Bahadur Deuba took place after the former launched the Initiative for the Resilient Island States (IRIS) for developing infrastructure of small island nations

Indian Army chief General MM Naravane to visit Nepal from 4 to 6 November amid map row
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Indian Army chief General MM Naravane to visit Nepal from 4 to 6 November amid map row

Earlier this year, Nepal came out with a new map showing Lipulekh, Kalapani and Limpiyadhura as its territories. India reacted sharply, calling it a "unilateral act" and cautioned Kathmandu against an "artificial enlargement" of territorial claims

R&AW chief's 'covert' visit to Nepal PM creates stir; Oppn diss KP Sharma Oli, calls move improper, objectionable
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R&AW chief's 'covert' visit to Nepal PM creates stir; Oppn diss KP Sharma Oli, calls move improper, objectionable

R&W chief chief Samant Kumar Goel's late night visit comes on the heels of a controversial cabinet reshuffle in Nepal which left the ruling NCP more divided than before

Nepalese PM KP Sharma Oli calls up Narendra Modi to greet India on Independence Day
India

Nepalese PM KP Sharma Oli calls up Narendra Modi to greet India on Independence Day

This was the first high-level contact after ties between the two countries came under severe strain following issuance of a new political map by the Himalayan nation in May

Nepalese migrant labourers working in Himachal Pradesh's apple orchards battle twin crises of strained ties, COVID-19 lockdown
India

Nepalese migrant labourers working in Himachal Pradesh's apple orchards battle twin crises of strained ties, COVID-19 lockdown

Some of the labourers are returning amid the rumours that Nepal could close its border for those living outside of the country. The rumours are enough to compel them to head home amid reports of strained relations between two nations.

India-Nepal ties: New Delhi must show strategic patience, ramp up regional integration game to thwart China’s influence
India

India-Nepal ties: New Delhi must show strategic patience, ramp up regional integration game to thwart China’s influence

India has expressed disappointment over Nepal pulling out of the BIMSTEC military exercise, which began on Monday.

Nepal polls 2017: As Communists rise to power, India's 'big brother' attitude only alienated the Nepalis
India

Nepal polls 2017: As Communists rise to power, India's 'big brother' attitude only alienated the Nepalis

Three and a half years later, the "neighbourhood first" is now under scrutiny. Courtesy: Nepal.

Nepal will never allow any activity against friendly neighbour India, says Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba
India

Nepal will never allow any activity against friendly neighbour India, says Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba

Nepal on Thursday assured New Delhi it would not allow any activity against India, as the two sides signed eight pacts

President Pranab Mukherjee’s Kathmandu visit: India-Nepal ties progress under Prachanda govt
India

President Pranab Mukherjee’s Kathmandu visit: India-Nepal ties progress under Prachanda govt

President Pranab Mukherjee’s visit to Kathmandu, the first by an Indian head of state in 18 years, has been declared a public holiday in Nepal.