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New Nepal energy rule to shake up Indian investors


August 23rd, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 23 (IANS) A new power regulation by Nepal that came into effect from Monday will now reshuffle over 70 hydropower projects capable of generating nearly 20,000 MW and ... Read more...

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Attack on GMR to cost Nepal dear


May 27th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 27 (IANS) The attack on Indian infrastructure and energy major GMR's power project in western Nepal by Maoists Sunday is going to cost the Himalayan republic dear with ... Read more...

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Pakistan embassy official wounded in Kathmandu shootout


April 14th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, April 14(ANI): Two unidentified gunmen on motorcycles shot and wounded a Pakistan embassy official in Kathmandu on Thursday, according to authorities.Mehboob Asif, a visa assistant at the Pakistan embassy, was hit ... Read more...

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Pakistan Embassy staffer shot at in Kathmandu


April 14th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 14 (IANS) A 36-year-old Pakistani national, employed at the Pakistani Embassy in Kathmandu, survived a day-light bid on his life Thursday, within three days of a Nepali minister ... Read more...

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PM Khanal visits injured Nepal Minister Bista


April 12th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Apr. 12 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister Jhala Nath Khanal visited the Manmohan Memorial Hospital on Tuesday to meet Energy Minister Gokarna Bista, a day after he was attacked by an unknown ... Read more...

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William, Kate to honeymoon in Nepal…April Fool!


April 1st, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 1 (IANS) It's neither the romantic Mediterranean isle of Sicily nor scuba divers' paradise Australia where Prince William and Kate Middleton will head for their honeymoon after ... Read more...

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Tension grows as Nepal defers PM poll (Lead)


November 15th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 15 (IANS) Nepal's protracted political stalemate and the failure of the parties to pick a new prime minister even after 16 rounds of vote grew more complex Monday ... Read more...

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Uncertainty over 17th round of PM poll in Nepal


November 15th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 15 (IANS) Amid growing speculation that the 17th round of the controversial election in Nepal to pick a new prime minister would be deferred Monday, the country's top ... Read more...

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Ashbeer holds four-shot lead at Surya Nepal Masters


April 23rd, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 23 (IANS) Playing his best round ever, 16-year-old Ashbeer Saini marched ahead to take a four-shot lead after the completion of the third round of the Surya Nepal Masters which ... Read more...

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Goa court acquits Scarlett’s boyfriend


November 25th, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 25 (IANS) The Goa Children's court (GCC) Wednesday acquitted Julio Lobo, who was said to be the boyfriend of slain British teenager Scarlett Keeling. Julio had been charged under the ... Read more...

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Karnataka student held for rape of Australian woman


March 9th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 9 (IANS) Police in Karnataka have arrested an engineering student after a 28-year-old Australian woman tourist alleged he had raped her at the popular tourist spot Gokarna Friday night. However, the ... Read more...

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Scarlett’s mother given last chance to appear in Goa court


December 4th, 2008 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 4 (IANS) Slain British teenager Scarlett Keeling's mother Fiona Mackeown, facing charges of negligence towards her daughter, has been given a final chance to appear for a hearing on Friday ... Read more...

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Scarlett Keeling’s lover cleared of sexual assault charges


November 11th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 11 (IANS) The Goa Children's Court has dropped the sexual assault charges against murdered British teenager Scarlett Keeling'a lover Julio Lobo, but ordered that he be booked for staying with ... Read more...

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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...

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Goa government gets tough with Scarlett’s mother in neglect case


October 11th, 2008 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 11 (IANS) The Goa government appears to be pushing the pedal hard in the case of neglect filed against deceased British teenager Scarlett Keeling's mother, Fiona Mackeown. It has threatened ... Read more...

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Scarlett Keeling’s mother under scanner for neglect


October 10th, 2008 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 10 (IANS) The Goa police have started formal investigations into complaints of neglect against deceased British teenager Scarlett Keeling's mother Fiona Mackeown.Fiona, who has been campaigning for a fair probe ... Read more...

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Goa to probe complaint against Scarlett Keeling’s mother


October 6th, 2008 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 6 (IANS) The Goa police Monday began probing a complaint against Fiona Mackeown, mother of British teenager Scarlett Keeling who was found raped and murdered on Anjuna beach here in ... Read more...

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Karnataka’s BJP government completes 100 days Tuesday


September 8th, 2008 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 8 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) first government in the south completes 100 days in office in Karnataka Tuesday with Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa claiming "90 percent success" in ... Read more...

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UML calls for nationwide protest against YSL in Nepal


May 7th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by admin
Kathmandu, May 7 (ANI): UML leaders in Nepal have called for a nationwide protest against the Maoists and their youth wing-Young Communist League (YCL). Addressing the party's ongoing 18th Central Committee meeting, ... Read more...

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