Nepal hosts gay pride parade demanding equal
The Sun DailyNepal hosts gay pride parade demanding equal rightsThe Sun DailyHUNDREDS of members of Nepal's gay community marched through Kathmandu Tuesday, many wearing vibrant costumes and carrying rainbow flags and balloons, in an annual pride parade. The march is timed to coincide with the Hindu festival of Gai Jatra ...PHOTOS: Nepal's LGBTI Pride honoured rainbow flag creator, Gilbert BakerGay Star NewsNepal's annual festival of 'Cow' commemorates the dead - ABP NewsABP LIVENepal Pride Parade Demands Equality for LGBT CommunityLatin American Herald Tribuneall 17 news articles »
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 12:13 pm
India-China Dokalam standoff: Will not take
Kasmir MonitorIndia-China Dokalam standoff: Will not take sides, says NepalKasmir MonitorKathmandu: Nepal has refused to take any sides in the ongoing Dokalam standoff between India and China. "Nepal will not get dragged into this or that side in the border dispute," the country's Deputy Prime Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara said yesterday ...and more »
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 11:37 am
Nepal criminalises isolation of menstruating
Aljazeera.comNepal criminalises isolation of menstruating womenAljazeera.comMany communities in Nepal view menstruating women as impure [File: Navesh Chitrakar/Reuters]. The parliament of Nepal has criminalised an ancient Hindu practice called chhaupadi that banishes women from the home during menstruation and after ...Nepal bans use of 'menstrual huts' to banish women from homesTelegraph.co.ukNepal to criminalise isolation of women during menstruationThe Hinduall 3 news articles »
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 9:42 am
Nepal Factsheet: Baliyo Ghar - Reliefweb
ReliefwebNepal Factsheet: Baliyo GharReliefwebThe April and May 2015 earthquakes in Nepal damaged or destroyed over 755,000 homes. These were mostly traditional stone-mud and brick-mud structures built and occupied by the rural poor. The majority of these houses were non-engineered, ...
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 9:41 am
Nepal torn both ways as stand-off between
South China Morning PostNepal torn both ways as stand-off between India and China continuesSouth China Morning PostA senior Chinese official's visit to Nepal next week will highlight the dilemma faced by the Himalayan country amid the ongoing standoff between its two giant neighbours China and India. Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang's four-day official visit to ...Nepal to stay neutralThe HinduNepal Won't Take Sides in India-China Standoff: Deputy PMThe WireNepal PM India Visit: Yet to receive written invitationOutlook IndiaHindustan Times -Global Timesall 401 news articles »
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 6:04 am
Nepal Airlines to resume Kolkata-Kathmandu
Nepal Airlines is likely to resume direct flights between Kolkata and Kathmandu by October-November, Nepal's envoy to India Deep Kumar Upadhyay said on Friday. "To begin with it will be thrice a week and the frequency may increase based on the volume of ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:52 am
Nepal's first billionaire in Forbes Asia's
ET SPECIAL:Love visual aspect of news? Enjoy this exclusive slideshows treat! KATHMANDU: Binod Chaudhary, a Nepali businessman of Indian-origin, has found place on the cover of Forbes Asia's September issue for his efforts to rebuild the quake-hit nation.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:47 am
Cristiano Ronaldo Sends Signed Real Madrid
Banepa: Portuguese football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has sent a signed Real Madrid shirt to Jetin Shrestha, a 13-year-old boy who kept kicking a football around in the street as the earthquake struck Nepal in April. (Ronaldo Disguises as 'Homeless Man ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:32 am
Nepal hammer UAE by 149 runs in ACC Under-19
KATHMANDU: Nepal defeated the United Arab Emirates by 149 runs in the opening match of the ACC U-19 Premier at the Bayuemas Oval in Kuala Lumpur today. Batting first after winning the toss, Nepal were bowled out for 199 in 49.2 overs. In reply, the UAE ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:03 am
Six people killed in Nepal landslides
KATHMANDU: At least six persons, including an elderly woman and two children, have been killed and as many injured in two separate landslides triggered by torrential rains in Nuwakot district of central Nepal, officials said on Friday. The landslides ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:12 pm