Nepal

Cracks in Nepal ruling alliance, Maoists propose Prachanda as PM

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 16:03

Kathmandu, May 4 (IANS) The harmonious ties between Nepal's two main communist parties -- CPN (UML) and UCPN (Maoist) -- were on Wednesday set to end with the latter deciding to form a government under the leadership of party chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal aka Prachanda.

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Nepal detains five Indian policemen, driver for 'sneaking'

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 18:34

Kathmandu, April 25 (IANS) Five Indian police personnel in uniform and carrying weapons have been arrested along with their driver in far-western Nepal's Doti district for illegally entering the Himalayan nation, officials said on Monday.

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Senior journalist held for graft in Nepal

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 16:28

Kathmandu, April 22 (IANS) Nepal's anti-graft body on Friday arrested publisher, editor and journalist Kanak Mani Dixit from his Lalitpur-based residence.

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