Kathmandu

September 3, 2018
September 3, 2018

Domestic plane skids off runway

Nepal's only international airport had to be closed for some 11 hours after a domestic aircraft skidded off the recently repaired runway, officials said yesterday.

August 31, 2018
August 31, 2018

BIMSTEC leaders say they are committed to enhancing connectivity

Leaders from the seven-nation regional grouping emphasise the importance of exploring multiple avenues of connectivity, ranging from physical to digital platforms.

March 12, 2018
March 12, 2018

Hotlines for US-Bangla plane crash

Bangladesh mission in Kathmandu and Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Dhaka open hotline numbers to provide information about the passengers of the US-Bangla aircraft that crashed at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu.

May 3, 2016
May 3, 2016

Saarc countries to formulate common standards on facilities to migrant workers

Concerned authorities of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) join hands to formulate minimum common standards regarding facilities to migrant workers.

October 28, 2015
October 28, 2015

Nepal's parliament elects nation's first female president

Bidhya Devi Bhandari, a Communist leader who has long campaigned for women's rights, is elected as Nepal's first female president.

July 30, 2015
July 30, 2015

16 dead in Nepal landslides after rain

At least 16 people have been killed after torrential rain triggered landslides in western Nepal, officials say, with fears the toll could rise.

May 14, 2015
May 14, 2015

Nepal earthquake: A legacy of fear in Chautara

Life is returning to normal in Chautara; a pretty little town perched on top of a steep hill some 50km (31 miles) east of Kathmandu.

May 14, 2015
May 14, 2015

'Miracle baby' for Nepal earthquake victim

A pregnant woman who dig herself out of the rubble after the Nepal earthquake has given birth to a healthy boy.

May 13, 2015
May 13, 2015

Rescue resumes after Nepal Quake

Rescue work has resumed to find the victims and survivors of the latest deadly earthquake to hit Nepal.

May 5, 2015
May 5, 2015

Aid agencies in quake health warning

There is a risk of serious outbreaks of disease in the aftermath of the Nepal earthquake, aid agencies have warned.