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June 29, 2017 2:41 am

The RJP, a Madhes-centric party demanding liberal citizenship law for people in Madhes and an enhanced number of local bodies and Parliament seats in proportion to their population, had given a call for the “boycott” of the polls.

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June 24, 2017 1:47 am

The French embassy in Kathmandu asked the Nepal govt to keep Charles Sobhraj at the hospital and not shift him to jail “until the doctors treating him confirm he is out of danger and that he could return back to his cell without having the risks of getting infections.”

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June 23, 2017 12:58 am

The IS, which has lost large swathes of land over the past year, perhaps did not want to lose the structure, where Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had declared his so-called “caliphate” in 2014. Seeing the Iraqi flag over the minaret would have been a major moral blow for the group’s supporters.

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June 15, 2017 5:09 am

The RJP forced representatives of the Election Commission on duty in Siraha district to sit on a dharna for an hour in support of their demands.

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June 1, 2017 12:36 pm

“We strongly condemn the terrorist blast in Kabul. Our thoughts are with the families of the deceased & prayers with the injured,” tweeted Narendra Modi

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May 25, 2017 1:16 am

Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal aka Prachanda resigned from his post on Wednesday during his live address on live television

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May 20, 2017 7:27 am

As Trump’s military escalation threatens to unravel the old order in the Middle East, India needs to act purposefully to limit the potential negative consequences for the Subcontinent.

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May 16, 2017 8:10 am

The understanding was reached after the two removed former Prime Minister K P Oli from power in August.

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May 15, 2017 5:24 am

71% turnout; 1 killed in police firing

May 11, 2017 12:41 am

The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the media wing of the army, said that the “tweet on April 29, 2017 was not aimed at any government office or person.”

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April 24, 2017 9:08 am

Yameen Rasheed, an Indian Express columnist, a key figure in a new generation of campaigners against religious fundamentalism

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April 14, 2017 1:53 am

The military exercise named ‘Sagarmatha Friendship-2017’ will also focus on common interests like disaster management.

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April 13, 2017 3:01 am

US President assured that China wants ‘denuclearisation of Korean Peninsula’

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March 26, 2017 6:52 am

Muslimyar was a speaker at the opening of the forum with Zhang Gaoli, Vice Premier of China’s State Council, Puspa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’, Prime Minister of Nepal and U Myint Sw, Vice President of Myanmar.

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March 24, 2017 5:53 am

Chang, told his Nepali counterpart Balkrishna Khand on Thursday that China would provide heavy equipment and other logistics for the Nepal army on UN peacekeeping missions as well as for disaster management.

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March 10, 2017 2:32 am

“Instead of rewarding the security officials and the chief of district administration for the restrain they showed, their transfer by the government was condemnable act which amounts to endorsing the act of Morcha,” they said.

March 10, 2017 2:29 am

Police said the bus, that left district headquarters Khalanga in the morning , fell into Pasagarh river killing 13 on the spot, while at least another seven died in the hospital.

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March 7, 2017 2:31 am

The clash makes the possibility of local bodies election taking place as scheduled on May 14 uncertain.

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February 12, 2017 12:57 am

“In the meantime, she will be seeking permission from the UN agency in Delhi that she works for, to get actively involved in politics,” an RPP-N source told The Sunday Express.

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January 8, 2017 1:09 am

The Trump administration is finding it difficult to get A-listers for his inauguration. But are artistes doing it because of political conviction, or they are afraid of offending their fan base

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January 7, 2017 12:55 am

The meeting also comes at a time when the Supreme Court faces criticism over the appointment of judges with political background after recommendation of their respective parties.

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January 6, 2017 12:38 am

The dismissal followed a spat between Nepal PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda” and Gyawali holding each other responsible for the slow pace of work.

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December 20, 2016 2:28 am

The Parliament was adjourned for the second week in a row as the Communist Party has been obstructing it.

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December 8, 2016 1:18 am

Speaking at a programme in Dang, Prachanda said he will not buckle under Opposition pressure.

December 1, 2016 12:33 am

Nepal govt moved bill to meet Madhesi demands.

November 25, 2016 2:09 am

He was also critical of certain external donors and international NGOs who were involved in what he said was “instigating and defaming” the Nepalese army by “linking it with a certain religion and community”.

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November 23, 2016 2:17 am

It is the Himalayan nation’s first UNESCO heritage world site to have been repaired after the earthquake.

November 22, 2016 12:56 am

The unified party will leave the issue of whether to back the restoration of the constitutional monarchy or accept republic Nepal to the delegate session that will take place soon.

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November 14, 2016 12:57 am

The issue of the cost borne by the exchequer for expensive treatment of politicians, cutting across their political leanings, has been an issue of contention the past few months.

November 9, 2016 12:51 am

The order comes at a time when he is facing an impeachment motion in Parliament on multiple grounds.

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October 27, 2016 9:26 am

Prachanda said Karki had undermined the government’s authority by announcing actions “against me when I was away on a state visit to India in mid-September”.

October 26, 2016 1:51 am

Chiefs of 4 parties slammed for recommending Karki.

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October 24, 2016 1:05 pm

The top US commander said that he was increasingly seeing a “convergence between the Haqqanis, the Taliban, the Al Qaeda and the Lashkar-e-Taiba” in Afghanistan.

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October 22, 2016 2:45 am

The House, with an effective strength of 596, will require two-third majority endorsing it for adoption of the motion for impeachment.

October 19, 2016 11:36 am

Paul Glader, an associate professor at The King’s College in New York, described this presidential election campaign “as one of the worst”.

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October 16, 2016 4:14 am

He has used every opportunity possible to tell his voters that with him, they get a straight-talking guy, someone who doesn’t get hemmed in by the political correctness of his rival Hillary Clinton and the other ‘liberals’.