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29 die in Nepal bus accident


September 11th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 11 (IANS) Twenty-nine people were killed and 11 injured when their bus fell into a river in western Nepal, Xinhua reported Tuesday.The accident took place Monday in Kalikot ... Read more...

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Six killed in Nepal road accident


August 20th, 2012 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 20 (IANS) At least six people have been killed and 42 others injured in a truck-bus collision on the East-West Highway in Nawalparasi in western Nepal late Sunday.According ... Read more...

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Nepal cholera toll rises to 12


August 4th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 4 (IANS) Cholera claimed two more lives in Doti district in far-western Nepal, taking the toll to 12 since the outbreak of the disease about a month-and-half ago.According ... Read more...

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15 Indians killed as jeep falls into Nepal river (Second Lead)


July 28th, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 28 (IANS) As many as 15 Indian pilgrims, including four children, were killed and two injured Saturday when their jeep veered off the road and fell into a ... Read more...

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15 Indians killed in Nepal accident (Lead)


July 28th, 2012 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 28 (IANS) As many as 15 Indian pilgrims, including four children, were killed Saturday when their jeep fell into a river in Nepal, a media report said.The pilgrims ... Read more...

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35 pilgrims killed in Nepal bus accident (Lead)


July 15th, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 15 (IANS) At least 35 pilgrims, most of them Indians, were killed and 12 injured in a road accident in western Nepal Sunday afternoon after their bus veered ... Read more...

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35 killed in bus accident in Nepal


July 15th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 15 (IANS) At least 35 people, most of them Indians, were killed in a road accident in western Nepal Sunday afternoon after the bus they were travelling by ... Read more...

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‘Paa’ child artist Taruni Sachdev cremated


May 17th, 2012 - 3:11 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) The last rites of child artist Taruni Sachdev, who died in a plane crash in Nepal, were performed here Wednesday evening.Her body was brought to ... Read more...

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Big B, Abhishek shocked at Taruni Sachdev’s death


May 15th, 2012 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has expressed shock over the death of child artist Taruni Sachdev, who played his school friend in "Paa", in Monday's plane crash ... Read more...

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Two Chennai kids injured in Nepal crash, want to go home


May 14th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 12 (IANS) Two young girls injured in Monday's plane accident in Nepal have pleaded to their Chennai-based uncle to come and take them back home."Come here and take ... Read more...

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13 Indians die as plane crashes in Nepal (Sixth Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) Thirteen Indians on a pilgrimage and two crew members were killed when a 20-seater plane slammed into a cliff in western Nepal Monday, authorities said. The ... Read more...

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13 Indians die as plane flies into Nepal cliff (Fifth Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) Thirteen Indians on a pilgrimage were killed along with two crew members when their 20-seater aircraft slammed into a cliff in western Nepal Monday, less than ... Read more...

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13 Indians die as plane crashes into Nepal cliff (Fourth Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) Thirteen Indians were among the 15 people killed when their small aircraft dashed into a cliff in western Nepal Monday, less than seven months after 10 ... Read more...

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Krishna condoles Nepal air crash victims


May 14th, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) India's External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Monday condoled the death of 15 people, including 13 Indians, in the "tragic" air crash in Nepal."I am deeply ... Read more...

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13 Indians die in Nepal air crash (Third Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) Thirteen Indians were among the 15 people killed when their 20-seater aircraft slammed into a cliff in western Nepal Monday, less than seven months after 10 ... Read more...

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At least 7 Indians killed in Nepal plane crash (Second Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) At least seven Indians were among those killed when an airplane carrying 21 people crashed on a cliff in western Nepal, less than seven months after ... Read more...

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Seven Indians die in Nepal plane crash (Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) Seven Indians were among the 19 people killed Monday when their aircraft crashed in western Nepal, media reports said.The aeroplane belonging to Agni Air crashed in ... Read more...

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Around 200 villagers fall sick in western Nepal


May 12th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 12 (IANS) Around 200 people in Myagdi district in western Nepal fell sick in the last four days with an unidentified disease, reports said Saturday.The disease affected a ... Read more...

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Death toll in Nepal flood rises to 19


May 7th, 2012 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 7 (IANS) The death toll in the floods in the Seti River in western Nepal triggered by an avalanche in the Annapurna range has risen to 19 with ... Read more...

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Nepal offers to train Indian peacekeepers


April 28th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 28 (IANS) Nepal has offered to train Indian Army officers who will take part in the United Nations peacekeeping operations under various international assignments.Nepal made the offer during ... Read more...

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Five killed in Nepal road accident


April 7th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 7 (IANS) At least five people died and nearly a dozen were injured in a head-on collision between a jeep and a bus in Nepal Saturday.The accident occurred ... Read more...

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Military plane crashes in western Nepal, killing 6


October 18th, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by BNO News
DHORPATAN, NEPAL (BNO NEWS) -- A military plane carrying six people, including a patient, crashed in the western region of Nepal on early Tuesday evening, officials said. There were no survivors. The accident ... Read more...

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British embassy wall collapse victims’ kin seek compensation


September 19th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 19 (IANS) Angry protesters sought compensation from the British Embassy in Kathmandu Monday after the perimeter wall of the embassy collapsed during the previous night's earthquake, killing three ... Read more...

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After ITC venture, Manipal plans exit from Nepal


September 16th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 16 (IANS) In a major blow to the image of Nepal's new Maoist government, India's influential Manipal Group of Companies is planning its exit strategy just a ... Read more...

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Fear grows as Nepal church escapes bomb attack


August 29th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 29 (IANS) Two years after a bomb attack on a church in Kathmandu valley killed three people during mass and injured nearly a dozen, Nepal's minority Christian community ... Read more...

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JNU scholar is Nepal’s new PM (Profile)


August 28th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 28 (IANS) A village boy from western Nepal's Gorkha district, that was once also the bastion of Nepal's Shah kings, Baburam Bhattarai, who was elected Sunday as ... Read more...

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Maoists return to power in Nepal


August 28th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 28 (IANS) Against the backdrop of violent protests in Kathmandu and outside, Nepal's former Maoist guerrillas returned to power Sunday, two years after the fall of their first ... Read more...

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‘Nepal king ordered destruction of Buddha statue’


August 8th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 8 (IANS) A former Nepali minister Monday said then King Birendra of Nepal had ordered the demolition of a Buddha statute.Veteran politician Homnath Dahal, who was local development ... Read more...

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Flood deaths rise to 15 in Nepal


July 2nd, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 2 (IANS) A newborn child and its mother, and a father and his two teenaged children, were among the 15 people killed in Nepal in two days as ... Read more...

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Maoists claim Nepal PM ready to abandon GMR


June 24th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 24 (IANS) Nepal's Maoists, the largest party in the ruling coalition, Friday claimed that Prime Minister Jhala Nath Khanal was ready to withdraw army security for beleaguered Indian ... Read more...

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Andhra minister misses Kailash, returning from Nepal


June 21st, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 21 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Housing Minister Kanna Lakshminarayana and 10 other pilgrims to Mount Kailash have been safely brought back to Kathmandu from Tibet border and are on ... Read more...

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ITC declares lockout at Nepal garments factory


June 16th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 16 (IANS) Indian tobacco major ITC has declared an indefinite lockout at its garments factory in Nepal -- producing its John Players and Springwood brands of menswear for ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists renew attack on GMR


June 14th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 14 (IANS) Emboldened by government inaction three weeks after they burnt down Indian infrastructure and power major GMR Group's office and site camp in western Nepal, the Maoists, ... Read more...

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Nepal’s ‘Little Buddha’ to remain king of hearts


June 12th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 12 (IANS) Once hailed as the world's shortest man, Nepal's "Little Buddha" Khagendra Thapa Magar, his family and friends showed a large heart Sunday, welcoming the crowning of ... Read more...

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Nepal defends Baba Ramdev aide


June 7th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 7 (IANS) Strong reactions poured in from Nepal Tuesday after reports in the Indian media quoted an Indian politician as accusing yoga guru Baba Ramdev's principal aide Balkrishna ... Read more...

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