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India, Nepal hold high-level talks to review progress of bilateral development projects
India

India, Nepal hold high-level talks to review progress of bilateral development projects

Reconstruction of earthquake-affected houses and operationalisation of a cross-border petroleum products pipeline were among the projects discussed

Nepal's KP Oli speaks to Narendra Modi for first time since map row, wishes India on Independence Day
India

Nepal's KP Oli speaks to Narendra Modi for first time since map row, wishes India on Independence Day

The Nepalese prime minister also congratulated Modi for India's recent election to the UNSC as a non-permanent member

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

India dismisses controversy over S Jaishankar's remarks on Gautam Buddha's birthplace
India

India dismisses controversy over S Jaishankar's remarks on Gautam Buddha's birthplace

Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said that there was 'no doubt' that the historical founder of Buddhism was born in Nepal's Lumbini

Over 60 villages flooded in UP's Bahraich district after Nepal releases water into rivers
India

Over 60 villages flooded in UP's Bahraich district after Nepal releases water into rivers

Accordig to district officials, over 1.50 lakh people in Kaisarganj, Mahsi and Mihipurva tehsils of Bahraich have been affected while 171 houses have been damaged

Nepal will send revised map to India, international community by mid-August, says minister
World

Nepal will send revised map to India, international community by mid-August, says minister

The Nepal government had on 20 May released a revised political and administrative map incorporating the disputed territories of Limpiyadhura, Lipulekh and Kalapani

KP Oli's 'undiplomatic, irritating' comments against India were a mistake, says Nepal's ruling party
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KP Oli's 'undiplomatic, irritating' comments against India were a mistake, says Nepal's ruling party

The Nepal prime minister, who is facing mounting pressure to resign, alleged that India was conspiring with his political rivals to throw him out of power last month

India tells Nepal to stop its citizens from 'illegally' visiting 4 Indian territories
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India tells Nepal to stop its citizens from 'illegally' visiting 4 Indian territories

Kalapani, Limpiyadhura, Lipulekh and Gunji are the four places that are contested by India and Nepal

Nepal Communist Party meeting to decide PM KP Oli's tenure postponed indefinitely
World

Nepal Communist Party meeting to decide PM KP Oli's tenure postponed indefinitely

Oli and party executive chairperson Pushpa Prachanda reportedly need more time for informal consultations to sort out their differences

India is largely responsible for the Nepal mess; New Delhi must show political will in resetting ties and give Nepal the ‘Brexit’ it seeks
India

India is largely responsible for the Nepal mess; New Delhi must show political will in resetting ties and give Nepal the ‘Brexit’ it seeks

Nepal must be made aware of the costs involved in pulling away from the partnership and allowed to reset ties.

Indian civilian injured in firing by Nepal Armed Police Force along border in Bihar's Kishanganj
India

Indian civilian injured in firing by Nepal Armed Police Force along border in Bihar's Kishanganj

The incident occurred on Saturday night when Jitendra Kumar Singh and three others had gone to bring back their cattle that had strayed into the 'no man's land', said a senior police officer.

'Ask the analysts': S Jaishankar rebuts Rahul Gandhi's criticism of India's foreign policy, economy on Twitter
India

'Ask the analysts': S Jaishankar rebuts Rahul Gandhi's criticism of India's foreign policy, economy on Twitter

Rahul Gandhi alleged that under the Modi dispensation India has been "disturbed and disrupted" with regard to its foreign policy and economy

Nepal's ruling party postpones meeting to decide prime minister KP Oli's tenure for fifth time
World

Nepal's ruling party postpones meeting to decide prime minister KP Oli's tenure for fifth time

The meeting was pushed to Sunday to give more time to Oli and the faction led by Pushpa Kamal Dahal to sort out their differences

Nepal issues clarification on KP Oli's remarks about Ayodhya, claims he 'highlighted need for further research'
World

Nepal issues clarification on KP Oli's remarks about Ayodhya, claims he 'highlighted need for further research'

Speaking at an event in Kathmandu, Oli had blamed India for cultural encroachment by 'creating a fake Ayodhya.'

Real Ayodhya is in Nepal, Lord Ram was Nepali, says KP Oli, accuses India of 'cultural encroachment'
World

Real Ayodhya is in Nepal, Lord Ram was Nepali, says KP Oli, accuses India of 'cultural encroachment'

'Although real Ayodhya lies at Thori, city in the west of Birgunj, India has claimed that Lord Rama was born there' KP Oli said.

In Nepal, a storytelling initiative engages local women in dispelling stigma surrounding menstrual hygiene
Lifestyle

In Nepal, a storytelling initiative engages local women in dispelling stigma surrounding menstrual hygiene

The story of Kumari seeks to empower the women of Nepal to voice their discomfort with practices that should be critiqued, but have been pushed behind a veneer of culture.

Nepal bans all Indian news channel except Doordarshan, slams 'defamatory' coverage of PM KP Oli
India

Nepal bans all Indian news channel except Doordarshan, slams 'defamatory' coverage of PM KP Oli

News agency ANI also quoted Nepali cable TV providers to report that signals for Indian news channels have been switched off in the country.

Nepal's ruling communist party's meet deferred till Monday as KP Oli, PK Dahal fail to iron out differences
World

Nepal's ruling communist party's meet deferred till Monday as KP Oli, PK Dahal fail to iron out differences

The differences between the two factions of the Nepal Communist party — one led by Oli and the other led by Dahal — intensified after the prime minister unilaterally decided to prorogue the budget session of the Parliament on Thursday

As KP Oli prorogues Parliament in bid to hang on to power, a look at how Nepal PM finds himself in this position
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As KP Oli prorogues Parliament in bid to hang on to power, a look at how Nepal PM finds himself in this position

Nepal's domestic politics is in some ways comparable to Bihar's internal politics: There are no permanent enemies and no permanent friends

Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli gets presidential nod to prorogue parliamentary session amid demands for his resignation
World

Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli gets presidential nod to prorogue parliamentary session amid demands for his resignation

On Wednesday, the standing committee meeting of Oli's party, the NCP, was called during which 17 out of 18 members demanded his resignation.