Kathmandu, March 15 (IANS) Nepal's cornered royal family received a fresh blow Thursday with the government deciding to axe half of the employees working in the palace and bring them under state control.
Thursday, March 15, 2007 3:24:46 PM
Kathmandu, March 15 (IANS) Embroiled in a raging controversy for issuing a controversial message to the nation last month, Nepal's King Gyanendra has hit the headlines again for sending a second message to a pro-monarchy Hindu meet in India.
Thursday, March 15, 2007 12:16:31 PM
Kathmandu, March 14 (IANS) A former Nepali pilot with links to Nepal's royalty has been arrested for running a rhino poaching network along with a Nepal Army soldier.
Wednesday, March 14, 2007 1:53:57 PM
Kathmandu, March 14 (IANS) Nepal's Maoist leader Prachanda has created a fresh controversy by reportedly saying that thousands of rebel soldiers and arms still remained outside cantonments, which goes against an accord between the rebels and the government.
Wednesday, March 14, 2007 12:20:56 PM
Kathmandu, March 14 (IANS) Showing that their hat was still in the ring, Nepal's cornered royal family has lashed out at Maoists, saying the rebels' allegations about King Gyanendra's followers hatching plots to assassinate top political leaders were 'fabricated, malicious and unfounded'.
Wednesday, March 14, 2007 11:37:41 AM
Kathmandu, March 13 (IANS) One of India's prime steel manufacturers, the Rs.60 billion Bhushan group, has decided to pull out of Nepal because of the prevailing political, power and labour problems.
Tuesday, March 13, 2007 2:37:25 PM
Kathmandu, March 13 (IANS) Nepal's royal family, suspected of masterminding numerous plots ever since king Birendra and his entire family was wiped out in a midnight massacre in the palace six years ago, has now been accused of several more, including trying to kill prominent politicians and fomenting a revolt in the army.
Tuesday, March 13, 2007 9:43:23 AM
Kathmandu, March 12 (IANS) As violence spread to more areas in Nepal Monday, ethnic protesters fighting for an autonomous state said they would take the battle to the capital and encircle the prime minister's office (PMO).
Monday, March 12, 2007 6:43:30 PM
Kathmandu, March 12 (IANS) A climber who survived the biggest tragedy ever on Mt. Everest but lost his nose, fingers and toes will make a triumphant return to the world's highest peak as part of the Olympics ceremony next year.
Monday, March 12, 2007 11:24:47 AM
Kathmandu, March 11 (IANS) Fresh violence erupted in Nepal's volatile Terai plains as a band of former Maoist rebels said they were ending their truce and beginning a new 'war'.
Sunday, March 11, 2007 2:57:47 PM
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