Nepal

April 3, 2022
April 3, 2022

Himalaya Airlines to operate Ctg-Kathmandu flights from April 7

Himalaya Airlines, a private air operator of Nepal, is going to operate flights on Chattogram-Kathmandu-Chattogram route from April 7.

September 8, 2019
September 8, 2019

Under-19s move into Asia Cup semifinal

Bangladesh moved into the semifinals of the Under-19s Asia Cup following a six-wicket victory over Nepal -- theirr second win in two matches -- in Colombo today.

March 22, 2019
March 22, 2019

India retain SAFF Women's title

Regional superpower India retained the SAFF Women's Championship title, beating hosts Nepal 3-1 in the final of the fourth edition at the Sahid Rangsala in Biratnagar today.

October 13, 2018
October 13, 2018

7 climbers killed in Himalayas, 2 missing

Seven mountaineers are killed and two are missing after their camp on a Himalayan peak in western Nepal is hit by a storm in the country’s worst climbing disaster in two years.

September 13, 2018
September 13, 2018

SAFF Suzuki Cup: India, Maldives cruise into final

Seven-time champions India set up a final clash against one-time champions Maldives in the SAFF Suzuki Cup following comfortable victories in their respective semifinals at the Bangabandhu National...

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.

May 30, 2018
May 30, 2018

Nepal's first federal budget aims 8pc growth

Finance Minister Yubaraj Khatiwada presents the first federal budget for the fiscal year 2018-19 in Parliament on Tuesday. The Rs 1.31 trillion fiscal plan focuses on energy, infrastructure and...

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...

May 24, 2017
May 24, 2017

Nepal PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal resigns

Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' steps down from his post, honouring the agreement reached with the ruling partner Nepali Congress (NC) before forming the coalition...

September 9, 2016
September 9, 2016

Girls face broken dreams as Nepal fails to curb child marriage

Child marriage is illegal in Nepal, yet the impoverished Himalayan nation has failed to put in place policies to curb the practice with almost 40 percent of girls married before the age of 18.