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Nepal’s gold imports increase


August 14th, 2012 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 14 (IANS) Nepal's gold imports increased by a whopping 114 percent to 5,900 kg during fiscal year 2011-12, compared to import figures of the previous fiscal.Value of imports ... Read more...

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‘Super Sherpa’ breaks Everest record with 21 summits


May 11th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 11 (IANS) A 51-year-old legendary Nepali climber and high-altitude guide broke his own awesome record of summiting Mt Everest 20 times to conquer the world's highest peak for ... Read more...

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Nepal president arrives in Chandigarh


February 4th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 4 (IANS) Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav, who is to be the chief guest at the 31st annual convocation of the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research ... Read more...

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Nepal president to attend Chandigarh institute convocation


February 3rd, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 3 (IANS) Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav will be the chief guest at the 31st annual convocation of the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here Friday.It ... Read more...

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Kolkata college readies red carpet for old boy - Nepal’s president


January 25th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 25 (IANS) On Friday, when Calcutta Medical College celebrates its 177th Foundation Day, the festivities will include laying out the red carpet for an old boy who rose to ... Read more...

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Stranded Everest heroes rescued in Nepal


January 24th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 24 (IANS) A team of 14, including 10 Everest summiters, who became stranded due to bad weather after carrying Nepal's tourism torch to a lesser peak, has begun ... Read more...

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Nepal president to visit alma mater in Chandigarh


January 17th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 17 (IANS) Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav will be chief guest at the annual convocation at his alma mater Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) in February.Yadav, 62, ... Read more...

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Dabur gets divine aid in Nepal


September 24th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 24 (IANS) Ayurvedic giant Dabur India's subsidiary in Nepal, Dabur Nepal, has received an unexpected "divine" boost after being targeted by a relentless smear campaign in the country.Dabur ... Read more...

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Nepal government stops ex-king from religious programme


September 21st, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 21 (IANS) Two years after the abolition of monarchy in Nepal, deposed king Gyanendra Bir Bikram Shah was at the heart of a fresh row Tuesday with the ... Read more...

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Yoga can help India, Nepal bond: Nepali president


March 28th, 2010 - 1:51 am ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 27 (IANS) President of Nepal Ram Baran Yadav Saturday said Indian yoga could help the two nations bond better. "Yoga is an integral part of traditional Indian culture and we are ... Read more...

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India, Nepal agree to strengthen bilateral ties as Krishna ends visit


January 17th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Jan.17 (ANI): India and Nepal on Sunday agreed that recent meetings of bilateral institutional mechanisms had reinvigorated the bilateral relationship in key areas.A joint statement issued by the governments of ... Read more...

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Pakistan using Nepal links to fund anti-India operations?


January 6th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 6 (IANS) The arrest of the son of a powerful Nepalese politician on charges of heading a major fake Indian currency and drugs smuggling racket allegedly sponsored by ... Read more...

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India-aided largest project in Nepal battles security threat


October 9th, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Oct 9 (IANS) Associated with three prime ministers as well as the current president of Nepal, the republic's largest India-aided project is battling growing security threats with 21 junior doctors resigning ... Read more...

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I don’t know Nepali: Nepal vice president


July 24th, 2009 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 24 (IANS) Caught in a fresh row over the use of Hindi language, Nepal's vice president Parmanand Jha Friday virtually defied the order of the Supreme Court asking ... Read more...

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Candidate abducted, violence in Nepal on by-poll eve


April 9th, 2009 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, April 9 (IANS) More than a dozen people were injured and a candidate was abducted as violence erupted in southern Nepal Thursday on the eve of by-elections for six ... Read more...

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No impact of global meltdown yet in Nepal


December 30th, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Dec 30 (ANI): A high level Nepal Government official has said that the ongoing global financial crisis has not yet affected the employment of Nepali youths abroad. While speaking at an ... Read more...

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Addressing HIV and IDU issues vital for TB programmes


November 19th, 2008 - 10:09 pm ICT by admin
By Bobby RamakantMore than 90% of the diagnosed TB patients are successfully completing treatment in Nepal today. Nepal's anti-TB programme has received appreciation in the south-east Asian region which is the result ... Read more...

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Nepal Democrats celebrate Obama victory in Kathmandu


November 5th, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 5 (IANS) One month ago, Nepal's astrologers had predicted victory for Barack Obama and the prediction came true Wednesday with the 47-year-old making history by becoming the first non-white president ... Read more...

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Nepal President urges all to abandon violence


September 23rd, 2008 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Sept 23 (ANI): Nepal President Dr. Rambaran Yadav has urged all groups in Terai involved in violence to renounce their ways and join the process of building a new Nepal. Addressing ... Read more...

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Nepal PM to submit resignation to President Yadav Wednesday


July 23rd, 2008 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Kathmandu, July 23 (Xinhua) Nepal's outgoing Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala will tender his resignation to newly-elected President Ram Baran Yadav after his official swearing-in Wednesday, a media report said. Yadav would ... Read more...

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Nepal’s first president studied medicine in Kolkata (Profile)


July 21st, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 21 (IANS) When Ram Baran Yadav is sworn in Tuesday as the first president of Nepal, it will be a cause for special celebration among the medical fraternity ... Read more...

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PM’s party edges past Maoists in Nepal presidential poll (Lead)


July 19th, 2008 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 19 (IANS) As Nepal's lawmakers began voting Saturday in the Himalayan republic's first presidential election to replace dethroned king Gyanendra as head of state, a new dramatic development ... Read more...

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Nepal Madhesi parties to study the supplementary bill


July 9th, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, July 9 (ANI): The Madhesi parties of southern Nepal have said they would study the latest supplementary bill on Constitution amendment registered by the government at the Constituent Assembly (CA) ... Read more...

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Nepal’s ruling parties flouting poll mandate: lawmakers


June 18th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 18 (IANS) Nepal's ruling parties came under fire in the newly-elected constituent assembly Wednesday with lawmakers accusing them of remaining absorbed in power-jockeying and ignoring the mandate of ... Read more...

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Nepal businessmen on the warpath following attack on colleague


February 27th, 2008 - 6:29 pm ICT by admin
Kathmandu, Feb.27 (ANI): Business community leaders here have warned that they would take to the streets if the government does not give assurances about security for the industrial sector within 48 hours. They ... Read more...

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