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FICCI to open office in Nepal


December 4th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Sunday said it would open an office in Kathmandu and set up an India-Nepal strategy ... Read more...

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Nepali president meets visiting Chinese leader


November 8th, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 7 (IANS) Nepali President Ram Baran Yadav met visiting Chinese leader Liu Qi in Kathmandu Monday.Yadav said the Nepali government firmly adheres to One-China policy and will not ... Read more...

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A new chapter opened in Indo-Nepal relations: Bhattarai


October 22nd, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) A day after India unveiled a $250 million line of credit for Kathmandu and signed a crucial investment pact, Nepal's Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai ... Read more...

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A nostalgia trip for Nepal PM in India


October 19th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) It will be a time for nostalgia and camaraderie when Nepal's Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai Thursday meets his old college mates from Jawaharlal Nehru ... Read more...

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Krishna holds bilateral talks, sets stage for Nepal PM’s visit


April 20th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 20 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Wednesday began bilateral talks in Nepal, according top priority to ties with the neighbouring country and setting the stage for ... Read more...

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Nepal President to meet PM next week


January 27th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) India and Nepal will hold wide-ranging talks next week on the eve of a fresh round of prime ministerial elections in Nepal when President Ram Baran ... Read more...

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India committed to making a democratic, stable Nepal: Nirupama Rao


January 18th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Jan 18 (ANI): Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao, who is presently on a three-day visit to Kathmandu, on Tuesday said that India is committed to working with them for a democratic ... Read more...

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Indian embassy responds to Nepal foreign ministry on threat


August 10th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 10 (IANS) Nepal's foreign ministry has begun investigating the allegations by a Maoist lawmaker that he was threatened by an official at the Indian Embassy in Kathmandu and ... Read more...

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Politicisation of Nepal passport deal regrettable: India


April 13th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 13 (IANS) Two days after Nepal's government was compelled to cancel a deal with India to print new Nepali passports, India Tuesday said it was a matter of regret that ... Read more...

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Prime Minister condoles Koirala’s death


March 20th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday condoled the death of former Nepal prime minister Girija Prasad Koirala, saying that he was "one of Nepal's tallest leaders and ... Read more...

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Girija Prasad Koirala dead (Second Lead)


March 20th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu/New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Former Nepalese prime minister Girija Prasad Koirala, the architect of the peace negotiations that ended a decade of Maoist insurgency, died Saturday after suffering from respiratory ... Read more...

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Ex-king’s aides condemn Indian media slur on Paras


September 1st, 2009 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 1 (IANS) Deposed king Gyanendra's aides Tuesday condemned reports in the Indian media about links between Pakistan-based terror kingpin Dawood Ibrahim and Nepal's former crown prince Paras, calling them part ... Read more...

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Nepal PM’s visit to India a milestone, says Minister


August 21st, 2009 - 9:24 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Aug.21 (ANI): Nepal's Communication and Information Minister and spokesman Shankar Pokharel on Friday described the five-day visit to India of Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal as a milestone in Indo-Nepal relations."The ... Read more...

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India, Nepal to discuss peace process, new friendship treaty


August 18th, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Amid the drifting peace process in Nepal, Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal Tuesday began a five-day visit to India - his first to the country since ... Read more...

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Bihar minister inspects Kosi embankment repair in Nepal


June 11th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 11 (IANS) The Bihar government Thursday sent its Minister of Water Resources Bijendra Prasad Yadav to southern Nepal to inspect the repair of the breached embankment of Himalayan river Kosi ... Read more...

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India alarmed by rising mob attacks near Nepal border


April 27th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 27 (IANS) Concerned by the growing mob attacks in Nepal's Terai region near the Indian border, the Indian Embassy in Kathmandu has asked its security and other related departments to ... Read more...

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No talks with Pakistan unless it dismantles terror setup: BJP


April 3rd, 2009 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has asserted that if elected to power it would have no peace dialogue with Pakistan unless Islamabad dismantles the terror infrastructure ... Read more...

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Prachanda on one-China policy


February 26th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by admin
Kathmandu, Feb 26 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister Prachanda today reiterated Nepal's commitment on one-China policy.During a meeting with visiting Chinese delegation led by Assistant Chinese Foreign Minister Liu Jieyi at his office, ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists blame ‘fanatics’ for Pashupatinath row


January 3rd, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 3 (IANS) Nepal's ruling Maoist party is blaming "Hindu fanatics" for the raging controversy over the sacking of three Indian priests at the Pashupatinath temple, one of the holiest Hindu ... Read more...

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Nepal still a monarchy in Indian embassy website(Lead)


October 12th, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Oct 12 (IANS) In an era when people are accessing the Internet to get the latest information, the Indian embassy in Nepal seems left behind. Having not updated their website for ... Read more...

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Nepal still a monarchy in obsolete Indian embassy website


October 12th, 2008 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Oct 12 (IANS) Nepal is a constitutional monarchy whose recent highest-level contact with neighbour India is the visit by King Birendra and Queen Aishwarya and the Indian government is supporting Nepal's ... Read more...

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India visit opened new chapter in bilateral ties: Prachanda


September 18th, 2008 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sept 18 (IANS) Returning home after his first official visit to India, a jubilant Nepal prime minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda” Thursday described his trip as going beyond a mere goodwill ... Read more...

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Emotional Prachanda wants India to build rail, power projects (Lead)


September 16th, 2008 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) An emotional Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' Tuesday recalled his old association with India and said New Delhi should play a major role to strengthen ... Read more...

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Karat, Yechury hold talks with Prachanda


September 16th, 2008 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) CPI-M leaders Prakash Karat and Sitaram Yechury Tuesday met visiting Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' and discussed bilateral relations between India and Nepal as well ... Read more...

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US envoy meets Prachanda


May 2nd, 2008 - 7:41 pm ICT by admin
Kathmandu, May 2 (ANI): U.S. Ambassador Nancy Powell met with Maoist chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal (Prachanda) on Thursday. Both reportedly discussed the outcome of the April 10 elections, CPN-M plans for the ... Read more...

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US extends olive branch to ‘terrorist’ Maoists


May 2nd, 2008 - 5:56 pm ICT by admin
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 2 (IANS) Finally bowing to the winds of change that swept through Nepal after a historic election last month, the US has proffered a tentative olive branch to ... Read more...

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Bihar may free Nepalese Maoists


April 29th, 2008 - 12:55 pm ICT by admin
Patna, April 29 (IANS) Bihar may free Nepalese Maoists languishing in the state's prisons after two senior communist leaders from the neighbouring country asked for the release of their "comrades", official sources ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists want comrades released from Bihar jails


April 27th, 2008 - 4:16 pm ICT by admin
Patna, April 27 (IANS) Two senior Nepalese Maoist leaders have sought the release of dozens of their comrades lodged in Bihar's jails and met Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in this regard. It ... Read more...

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‘India-Nepal cooperation in water resources to strengthen ties’


April 26th, 2008 - 8:48 pm ICT by admin
Patna, April 26 (IANS) India and Nepal should join hands to improve management of shared water resources for strengthening people-to-people relations, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said here Saturday. The two countries ... Read more...

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Nepal mandate for stregthening ties with India: Yami


April 26th, 2008 - 7:46 pm ICT by admin
Patna, April 26 (IANS) The outcome of Nepal's elections was a mandate for stregthening its ties with India, senior Nepalese Maoist leader Hisila Yami said here Saturday. "We the Nepalese have to ... Read more...

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Nepalese Maoist leader Hisila Yami coming to India Saturday


April 25th, 2008 - 7:36 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) In the first visit to India of a senior Maoist leader from Nepal after the elections, Hisila Yami, a politburo member and wife of senior leader Babruram ... Read more...

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Centre, Bihar Govt. to host seminar on Indo-Nepal ties


April 24th, 2008 - 7:55 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr.24 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs, in association with the Government of Bihar, is organizing a seminar on Emerging Trends in India-Nepal Relations on April 26 and27. The Chief ... Read more...

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Maoists call for reviewing pacts with India


April 24th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by admin
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, April 24 (IANS) Officially declared the largest party in Nepal after the crucial constituent assembly elections and poised to head the new government, Nepal's former Maoist guerrillas will press ... Read more...

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India has no favourites in Nepal: outgoing envoy


April 24th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by admin
(Interview) By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, April 24 (IANS) India's outgoing ambassador Shiv Shankar Mukherjee has said that New Delhi has "no favourites" among political players in Nepal and that it played an "impartial" role ... Read more...

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Nepal deports Tibetan refugee ahead of China envoy visit


March 2nd, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by admin
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, March 2 (IANS) In an unprecedented move, Nepal's multi-party government ordered a raid on a centre for Tibetan refugees and deported one of them to appease China that is ... Read more...

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