Apr 27, 2021 01:10 PM IST
As a deadly second wave of COVID-19 continues, Nepal has also requested ventilators, oxygen cylinders and medical supplies from India. Though Nepal has approved a Chinese vaccine, it is not recognised by the WHO and there are concerns over its safety and efficacy.
- May 27, 2020 02:05 PM IST
To keep Nepal on its side is in India’s interests, especially in the face of a rising Chinese presence in South Asia. This presence is not just economic and military, but increasingly involves strong political commitment
- Jan 14, 2020 11:12 AM IST
The airline will operate daily flights between Delhi and Kathmandu from February 11, the bookings for which open Tuesday, it said.
- Sep 01, 2018 12:20 PM IST
India's Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd will conduct a preliminary engineering and traffic survey for the rail line, India's embassy in Nepal said in a statement.
- Jun 22, 2018 08:55 PM IST
The new railway line will connect the Gyirong trading port in the city of Xigaze in Tibet with the Nepali capital Kathmandu, Vice-Foreign Minister Kong Xuanyou was quoted as saying by the China Daily, after the two meetings.
- Apr 07, 2018 07:20 PM IST
The announcement was made today after delegation-level talks between Indian and Nepalese officials chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Nepalese counterpart K P Sharma Oli, who is on a three-day visit.
- Mar 12, 2018 06:54 PM IST
According to reports, the aircraft crashed while descending at the airport in the Nepali capital.
- Mar 31, 2017 09:08 AM IST
"Export of power to Nepal is expected to increase by around 145 MW shortly through two 132 kV transmission lines," Indian Embassy said in a statement.
- Feb 26, 2017 06:08 PM IST
A number of Indian and Chinese companies will participate in an international summit in Nepal next week that aims to position the landlocked country as an attractive investment hub.
- Feb 21, 2017 08:30 AM IST
Noting that infrastructure was a prerequisite for attaining higher economic growth, Prabhu called the Nepal government and private sector to ramp up investment in construction of physical infrastructure.
- Feb 24, 2016 03:04 PM IST
The Twin Otter aircraft, operated by private Tara Air, was on a flight from Pokhara, 125 km (80 miles) west of the capital, Kathmandu, to Jomsom when it lost contact with the control tower.
- Aug 23, 2015 04:13 PM IST
Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan is visiting Kathmandu this week for signing of an agreement to lay an oil pipeline from Raxaul in Bihar to Amlekhgunj in Nepal to supply petrol, diesel and ATF to the land-locked Himalayan Kingdom.
- Jun 12, 2015 04:56 PM IST
Nepal on Friday called upon Indian businesses to set up units in the Himalayan nation and produce goods to be sold in China, which offers a huge market.
- Jun 10, 2015 04:37 PM IST
Following the nod, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari will visit Bhutan where the pact is scheduled to be signed by transport ministers of the participating nations.
- May 13, 2015 07:49 AM IST
A 7.3 magnitude earthquake killed at least 68 people and spread panic in Nepal on Tuesday, bringing down buildings already weakened by a devastating tremor less than three weeks ago and unleashing landslides in Himalayan valleys near Mount Everest.
- May 12, 2015 01:37 PM IST
Shockwaves were felt across northern India and as far away as the capital New Delhi, where buildings swayed for more than a minute and people scurried into the streets.
- Apr 27, 2015 10:47 AM IST
This has been done for the benefit of the Indians who have been stranded in Nepal following earthquakes since Saturday.
- Apr 15, 2015 09:33 PM IST
The addition of new services would take the total number of flights operated by the airline on the sector to five flights per week.
- Nov 28, 2014 09:46 AM IST
Yesterday, Modi had delivered his maiden address at the SAARC Summit and announced a number of measures, including issuance of 3-5 years business visa and immediate medical visa for patients coming to India for treatment.
- Nov 25, 2014 09:33 AM IST
Leaders from eight South Asian countries will attend the two-day event which will begin on Wednesday.
- Aug 21, 2014 03:12 PM IST
Though Nepal is nestled between India and China, it shares few of the drivers that propel two of the most thriving and talked-about economies of the world.
- Jul 15, 2012 07:25 PM IST
At least 36 pilgrims, mostly Indians, were killed on Sunday when an overcrowded bus skidded off the road and plunged into the Gandak Canal in southern Nepal.
- May 07, 2012 05:32 PM IST
Rescuers dug through mud and debris on Monday searching for bodies after a flashflood swept through west Nepal killing at least 20 people and leaving dozens missing.
- Jan 22, 2011 05:20 PM IST
Nepal's Maoist former rebels put thousands of their ex-fighters under government control on Saturday, in a move expected to boost a peace process that ended 10 years of civil war.