Continuing a tradition of friendship between the two militaries, Gen Naravane will be conferred with the honorary rank of General of the Nepal Army' by President Bidya Devi Bhandari during a special ceremony at the Rastrapati Bhawan, the statement said.
India's decision to send the Army Chief to Nepal to reset the ties is seen as part of a larger exercise by New Delhi to rejuvenate relations with its neighbours after China's political overtures.
Nepal has cosied up to China like never before, thanks to Beijing’s strategy of 'making them an offer they cannot refuse'. That presents a strategic dilemma for New Delhi
Humla district administration has informed the Nepal Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre measured the magnitude at 5.4.
Issuing a notice, the Department of Immigration said it will not charge any late fees and penalties for visa renewal till September 27 keeping in view the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic.
.The 13-member powerful Standing Committee meeting held at the Prime Minister's official residence in Baluwatar also decided to resolve the border issue between Nepal and India through political and diplomatic means, Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) spokesperson Narayan Kaji Shrestha said.
At least 269 people have died in mostly mountainous Nepal this year in landslides and floods, while another 76 people are missing. The monsoon season that began around June in South Asia ends in September.
The panel, which submitted its report to Oli and Prachanda on Saturday, includes Standing Committee members Shankar Pokhrel, Janardan Sharma, Bhim Rawal, Surendra Pandey and Pampha Bhusal.
The meeting came days after Nepal Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli telephoned his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi to greet him on India's 74th Independence Day, in the first high-level contact after bilateral ties came under severe strain following issuance of a new political map by Nepal in May.
Experts have long been warning that a densely populated delta country like Bangladesh is one of the worst victims of climate change, and severe and frequent floods indicate that something has gone wrong.
A Cabinet meeting held at the Prime Minister's Official Residence in Baluwatar on Monday evening made the decisions on the recommendations made by the COVID-19 Crisis Management Centre (CCMC).
More than 74.20 lakh people of 16 districts in Bihar have been affected by the calamity, Nitish Kumar told Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
On June 13, the lower house of Nepal's Parliament approved a map that included disputed territories of Lipulekh, Kalapani and Limpiyadhura.
The meeting took place after it was postponed seven times to allow Oli and Prachanda more time to sort out their differences.
During previous meetings, Oli has refused to resign or give up his position as chairman of the NCP as demanded by the faction led by Prachanda.
Terming Oli as a puppet in the hands of China, it said he has forgotten the religious and cultural ties between India and Nepal as he has got close to the Chinese Dragon.
A meeting of the cable operators decided to lift the ban on the Indian news channels with only a few news channels still banned in Nepal, Vice president of television operators' association Dhurba Sharma told reporters.
The meeting was called off as the party is engaged in carrying out rescue and relief works, and minimising further loss due to landslides and floods across the country, My Republica newspaper quoted NCP spokesperson Narayan Kaji Shrestha as saying.
The development comes after some Indian channels aired reports critical of Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli and his government.
The Prachanda faction has been demanding Oli's resignation, saying his recent anti-India remarks were 'neither politically correct nor diplomatically appropriate.'
Bahraich Superintendent of Police Vipin Mishra said there are inputs that Vikas Dubey may flee to Nepal.
Prime Minister's press advisor Surya Thapa announced that the meeting was postponed until Friday. The reason for the deferment for a fourth time was not revealed.
Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli and ruling party's executive chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' have reportedly agreed to put a halt to all activities that could negatively affect the ongoing dialogue.
Nepal's Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, at an emergency Cabinet meeting, told ministers that “some of our party members are also trying to remove President Bidya Devi Bhandari from the power”.