August 21, 2020 7:41 am
The BWG is a joint agency constituted by the governments of India and Nepal in 2014 to carry out works in the fields of construction, restoration and repair of boundary pillars including clearance of ‘no-man’s land’ and other technical tasks.
August 12, 2020 9:45 am
From PM Modi urging CMs to lower the death rate to 1% in their states to the 100-odd MLAs in the Ashok Gehlot camp being unhappy with the way the Congress leadership welcomed Sachin pilot back, read the top stories from print edition today.
July 19, 2020 8:44 pm
This is the second such incident to have been reported from the India-Nepal border in recent times.
July 14, 2020 7:50 pm
In its three-point clarification, the Nepal Foreign Ministry said the remarks made by Oli were "not linked to any political subject" and have no intention at all to hurt the feeling and sentiment of anyone.
June 17, 2020 8:40 am
An SSB officer agreed that there has been a strain in relationship in the last five years due to the changing political situations in Nepal, and both countries intensifying border vigil.
June 15, 2020 7:08 am
On Friday, Nepal Armed Police Force, which guards the border, killed an Indian civilian and injured two others near the border across Sitamarhi district of Bihar.
June 10, 2020 9:13 am
Nepal-India relations are deep, wide-ranging, and unique, but also fraught with complexities. Much of the complexity stems from the fact that the political leadership handles only a small part of this very important bilateral relationship.
June 02, 2020 9:25 am
It should bet that the logic of Nepal’s economic geography, its pursuit of enlightened self-interest, and Kathmandu’s natural balancing politics, will continue to provide a strong framework for India’s future engagement with Nepal.
May 29, 2020 8:48 am
India also said it is “open to engaging” with all its neighbours, and the process requires “constructive and positive efforts”.
June 13, 2020 8:24 pm
The issue in itself goes back to the early 19th century, when the British ruled India and Nepal was a conglomeration of small kingdoms under the reign of King Prithvi Narayan Shah.