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Nepal civil servants aim for peak performance - Mt Everest


February 24th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 24 (IANS) Despite being targeted by various armed groups who killed 34 officials and despite being slapped by a minister who went unpunished, Nepal's civil servants are out ... Read more...

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Maoist army passes into Nepal government control (Lead)


January 22nd, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 22 (IANS) Five years after they signed a peace accord and ended their decade-old armed insurrection, Nepal's Maoists Saturday began the process of formally handing over their guerrilla ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists hand over guerrilla army to government


January 22nd, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 22 (IANS) Five years after they signed a peace accord and ended their decade-old armed insurrection, Nepal's Maoist party Saturday began the process of formally handing over their ... Read more...

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Ordeal over, Paras returns home a hero (Lead)


December 17th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 17 (IANS) Shrugging off the minor charge of committing a public offence and freed on bail after cooling his heels in police custody for 48 hours, Nepal's controversial ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists train May Day gun on India (Lead)


May 1st, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 1 (IANS) As tens of thousands of people in red T-shirts and red caps and waving the red flag of Nepal's opposition Maoist party paralysed Kathmandu on May Day ... Read more...

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Nepal kicks off tourism campaign with ‘no strike’ pledge


February 26th, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Feb 26 (IANS) Sixteen major parties of Nepal, including the opposition Maoists who are seeking a change in the government, pledged not to enforce any general strikes or violent protests as ... Read more...

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58-yr-old starts Haj pilgrimage from Nepal - on cycle


February 23rd, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Feb 23 (IANS) A 58-year-old Muslim preacher from southern Nepal has embarked on a pilgrimage to Mecca and Medina, two of the holiest Islamic shrines located in Saudi Arabia - on ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Where is Kathmandu?


November 1st, 2008 - 11:04 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal. Situated in the lap of the Himalayas, bordered by the People's Republic of China to the north and by India to the south, east and west. ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia, World, World News |

Nepal Welcomes Democracy


June 1st, 2008 - 11:48 pm ICT by admin
By Tanveer Jafri At last 240 years old monarchy has met its end in Nepal, a neighbor country of India. This year, in the month of April there ... Read more...

Posted in Events, Politics, South Asia, World, World News |

Nepal royal palace under siege


May 29th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by admin
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 29 (IANS) The Narayanhity palace has come under siege -- within hours of the declaration of a republic in Nepal, ending over two centuries of turbulent rule ... Read more...

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