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Nepal and China discuss cooperation in trade and other sectors during virtual meeting
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Nepal and China discuss cooperation in trade and other sectors during virtual meeting

Foreign Secretary Bharat Raj Paudyal and Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs of China Wu Jianghao led their respective delegations to the meeting

PM Modi offers prayers at Buddhist temple in Kushinagar after returning from Nepal
India

PM Modi offers prayers at Buddhist temple in Kushinagar after returning from Nepal

PM Modi reached the temple, which is said to be the place where Lord Buddha attained nirvana, after returning from Lumbini in Nepal

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

Modi in Lumbini: PM begins day-long trip at Maya Devi Temple, offers prayers with his Nepali counterpart Sher Bahadur Deuba
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Modi in Lumbini: PM begins day-long trip at Maya Devi Temple, offers prayers with his Nepali counterpart Sher Bahadur Deuba

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is in the Himalayan nation at the invitation of Deuba, is paying a day-long visit to Lumbini on the occasion of Buddha Purnima

'Happy to be among the wonderful people of Nepal', says Narendra Modi as he arrives in Lumbini; to hold talks with counterpart Sher Bahadur Deuba
India

'Happy to be among the wonderful people of Nepal', says Narendra Modi as he arrives in Lumbini; to hold talks with counterpart Sher Bahadur Deuba

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is in Nepal at the invitation of Sher Bahadur Deuba, is paying a day-long visit to Lumbini on the occasion of Buddha Purnima

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

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

Buddha Purnima 2022: PM Modi says, 'Thoughts of Lord Buddha can make our planet more peaceful, harmonious and sustainable'
India

Buddha Purnima 2022: PM Modi says, 'Thoughts of Lord Buddha can make our planet more peaceful, harmonious and sustainable'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Monday morning, left for Kushinagar in Uttar Pradesh, which is believed to be the place where Lord Buddha attained nirvana, after which he will leave for Lumbini in Nepal

India, Nepal to sign five MoUs during Prime minister Narendra Modi's Lumbini visit on Monday
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India, Nepal to sign five MoUs during Prime minister Narendra Modi's Lumbini visit on Monday

The Indian Educational and Cultural Foundation will sign one MoU each with Lumbini Buddhist University and Tribhuvan University and three MoUs with Kathmandu University on Monday

Modi-Deuba talks in Lumbini to have comprehensive agenda, says Foreign Secretary
India

Modi-Deuba talks in Lumbini to have comprehensive agenda, says Foreign Secretary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be paying a day-long visit to Lumbini on the occasion of Buddha Purnima on 16 May

Indian climber scales two above 8,000 metres peaks in Nepal within two weeks
India

Indian climber scales two above 8,000 metres peaks in Nepal within two weeks

Baljeet Kaur climbed Mt Kanchenjunga (8,586m) on Thursday and had earlier conquered Mt Annapurna I (8,091m) on 28 April

PM Modi to visit Lumbini in Nepal on 16 May on occasion of Buddha Purnima
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PM Modi to visit Lumbini in Nepal on 16 May on occasion of Buddha Purnima

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting the neighbouring country at the invitation of Nepalese PM Sher Bahadur Deuba. It will be his fifth visit to Nepal since 2014

Nepal: Mumbai woman dies while trekking, body to be brought home on Sunday night
India

Nepal: Mumbai woman dies while trekking, body to be brought home on Sunday night

Dr Pradnya Samant, a resident of Goregaon area here, died of cardiac arrest at the Everest base camp in Nepal, there was no accident, her family member said

Indian climber dies trying to scale Nepal's Mount Kanchenjunga
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Indian climber dies trying to scale Nepal's Mount Kanchenjunga

Narayanan Iyer, 52, died near the summit of the world's third-highest peak. He is the third climber to die in Nepal this year

Char Dham yatra: Five pilgrims, one labourer die of heart attack in three days
India

Char Dham yatra: Five pilgrims, one labourer die of heart attack in three days

Death of elderly pilgrims due to heart attacks is common along the Char Dham yatra routes during the yatra season, officials said

Indian national killed, seven injured in oxygen plant explosion in Nepal
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Indian national killed, seven injured in oxygen plant explosion in Nepal

The condition of the injured Indian national is said to be critical, according to Superintendent of Police Siddha Bikram Shah of the Lalitpur Metropolitan Police Range

Bengal lost 75 lakh man-days every year during the Left Front rule, but now its zero: Mamata Banerjee
India

Bengal lost 75 lakh man-days every year during the Left Front rule, but now its zero: Mamata Banerjee

At the Bengal Global Business Summit, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced that the state government will set up Rs 72,000-crore industrial zone in Junglemahal' along the eastern freight corridor

Nepali climber dies on Mount Everest; first fatality on the world's highest mountain this climbing season
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Nepali climber dies on Mount Everest; first fatality on the world's highest mountain this climbing season

Ngimi Tenji Sherpa, 38, was found dead early Thursday on a trail close to an area known as the "football field", a relatively safe region of the treacherous Khumbu Icefall

Nepal: First President Ram Baran Yadav remembers BR Ambedkar's contribution to social justice, inclusion
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Nepal: First President Ram Baran Yadav remembers BR Ambedkar's contribution to social justice, inclusion

Ram Baran Yadav also remembered BR Ambedkar's remarkable leadership and vision in drafting the Constitution of India