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Feb 23, 2019
One dead, two injured in blast on outskirts of Nepal's Kathmandu; no group claims responsibility, police detain sixThe incident occurred outside the headquarters of Ncell, a telecommunications company mostly owned by Malaysia-based Axiata Group Berhad.
Feb 22, 2019
Masood Azhar, militant leader at the heart of Kashmir crisis, started off as mediator between anti-India factionsFor eight days in 1999 the world watched in horror as hijackers diverted an Indian Airlines flight to Afghanistan and held the passengers hostage, the drama ending only when Delhi agreed to release three Kashmiri militants.
Jan 28, 2019
Pilot smoking in cockpit was reason for US-Bangla plane crash in Nepal, say authorities; 51 people died in accidentThe US-Bangla airline Bombardier UBG-211 crash that occurred in March last year, took place as the pilot, who was in charge of the flight had smoked inside the cockpit despite restrictions, authorities confirmed on Sunday.
Jan 23, 2019
Tremors hit Nepal for second time within 12 hours; 4.5-magnitude earthquake in Bhojpur, Khotang districtsA 4.5-magnitude earthquake shook the Eastern Nepal's Bhojpur and its adjoining Khotang districts late Tuesday
Jan 20, 2019
Indian nationals under 15, over 65 can use Aadhaar as travel document to visit Nepal, Bhutan: Home MinistryIndian nationals travelling to Bhutan need to have either an Indian passport with minimum validity of six months or a voter identity card issued by the Election Commission of India.
Jan 07, 2019
Guwahati likely to be first city to get international flights under UDAN as Centre finalises bids for Dhaka, Bangkok routesWith the Centre finalising bids for the Guwahati-Dhaka and Guwahati-Bangkok routes, the Assam's largest city is likely to be the first to be connected internationally under the UDAN scheme
Dec 28, 2018
Proposed China-Nepal railway expected to be game-changer, may reduce India's influence on Himalayan nationIn Nepal, the railway is being seen as a game-changer, not just for its potential to increase trade and connectivity but also its role in ending India’s chokehold.
Dec 25, 2018
Blaze in Nepal's Kalikot district guts 39 houses, displaces 285, including 111 children; several firefighters injured during rescueNearly 50 houses in a village were gutted by a massive fire that broke out in western Nepal's Kalikot district, displacing as many as 285 people, including 111 children, police said.
Dec 21, 2018
16 students killed, 12 injured in Nepal after bus plunges into 400-metre ravine in Dang districtAuthorities and first responders rescued twelve injured persons and took them to Rapti Zonal Hospital for treatment.
Nov 13, 2018
Nilambar Acharya set to be Nepal's envoy to India: Politician well-versed with diplomacy can thaw strained tiesFormer Nepali law minister Nilambar Acharya is now the hill State's envoy to India. The Nepal government nominated him to take over the post, which was lying vacant for about a year now after Deep Kumar Upadhyay resigned October last year to join politics.