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Nepalese Police Hand Over Body Of Young Man To Family For Last Rites

Mar 06, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The 24-year-old man was shot dead in a village in Nepal near the India-Nepal border and his body was later sent back to the Indian authorities

One Indian Killed In Firing By Nepalese Police Along Indo-Nepal Border

Mar 05, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Nepalese authorities have alleged that the three were Indian smugglers and they have recovered "brown sugar", a pistol and a machine used to print fake currency notes from the youth who was killed.


Nepal SC Reinstates Dissolved Parliament, Annuls Decisions By Incumbent Govt

The court also ordered the government to summon the House session within the next 13 days.

'Formal Objection Conveyed'; Nepal Reacts To Biplab's BJP Expansion Statement

Feb 17, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali on Tuesday confirmed that the Government of Nepal has conveyed its formal objection to the remarks by India's ruling party leader.


Glaciers In Himalayas Are Melting Twice As Fast, 2019 Study Found

The analysis, spanning 40 years of satellite observations across India, China, Nepal and Bhutan, indicates that climate change is eating the Himalayan glaciers, researchers said.

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25 January, 2021

Watch: Heartwarming Video Of Nepal Climbers Taking Final Steps Together To K2 Summit

Outlook Web Bureau

On January 16, the climber was part of one of the two Nepali teams that converged a mere 10 metres ahead of the 28,251-foot mountain's peak.


16 January, 2021

‘We Did It, We Did It,’ Nepali Sherpas Scale ‘Savage Mountain’ K2 In Winter For First Time

Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

‘We did it, believe me we did it,’ expedition’s team leader Chhang Dawa wrote on Facebook, ‘The Karakorum's Savage Mountain been summited in most dangerous season: winter.’


15 January, 2021

Brazil, Bangladesh In Line To Buy Covid Vaccine From India

Seema Guha

Nepal’s foreign minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali who is in Delhi is also hoping to get supplies of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine.


25 December, 2020

Petitions Challenging Nepal PM Oli’s Decision To Dissolve Parliament To Be Heard Today

PTI

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Oli has called a Cabinet meeting on Friday evening. He is likely to reshuffle the Cabinet following the resignation of seven ministers.


24 December, 2020

Chinese Diplomat Meets NCP's Prachanda Amid Political Crisis In Nepal

PTI

Chinese ambassador Hou Yanqi is said to have discussed the latest political development following the president’s move to dissolve the House of Representatives and announce mid-term elections


23 December, 2020

Nepal: Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda Replaces PM Oli As Parliamentary Leader

PTI

Nepal on Sunday plunged into a political crisis after PM Oli dissolved Parliament, amidst a prolonged power tussle between him and former premier Prachanda


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20 December, 2020

Nepal PM Oli Dissolves Parliament Amid Power Tussle, Opposition Cries Foul

PTI

Nepal PM K.P. Sharma Oli's decision comes as the intra-party feud reached climax in the ruling NCP which has been witnessing months-long tussle between two factions.


08 December, 2020

Mount Everest New Height: World's Highest Peak Is More Than Two Feet Taller, Announce China And Nepal

PTI

The revised height of Mt. Everest puts an end to the decades-long dispute between the two neighbours on the height of the world's tallest mountain that straddles their shared border


28 November, 2020

India-Nepal Relations Thaw Under The Dragon’s Shadow

Seema Guha

Foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla’s two-day visit melts frosty ties, as Nepal balances two giant neighbours.


25 October, 2020

Army Chief General Manoj Naravane To Visit Nepal From November 4-6

PTI

India is in the process of repairing ties with Nepal, which took a hit earlier in the year after Nepal published a new political map in May.


17 October, 2020

Global Hunger Index 2020: India Ranks 94 Out Of 107 Countries, Under ‘Serious’ Category

Outlook Web Bureau

The Global Hunger Report report gives India a score of 27.2, which puts it in the 'serious category'


16 October, 2020

Even Pak Handled COVID-19 Better Than India: Rahul Gandhi On IMF Projections

PTI

The chart showed that the Indian economy is projected to contract by a massive 10.3 per cent this year, the highest contraction among the countries mentioned.


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15 October, 2020

Army Chief Manoj Naravane's Nepal Visit To Act As Ice-Breaker In Strained Ties

Seema Guha

India is in the process of repairing ties with Nepal, which took a hit earlier in the year over what was dubbed as a 'cartographic war' between the two countries.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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