Nepal-India experts’ joint meet begins to discuss Pancheshwar project issues

Expert groups of Nepal and India have sat down again in Kathmandu to hold discussions on the implementation of the Pancheshwar Multipurpose Project (PMP). The third joint meeting that will run for... Read more »

Indian Air Force cross LOC, drop a payload – India claims ‘heavy damage’, Pakistan says ‘none’

“Early Tuesday morning, around 3:30 a.m. Indian Air Force crossed the LOC (Line of Control) and dropped a heavy payload (1000kg bombs) on terror camps at Balakot, a town in the Khyber... Read more »

India’s semi high-speed train breaks down a day after its launch

India’s first locally built semi high-speed train broke down early on Saturday on its way back to New Delhi from Varanasi in northern Uttar Pradesh, a day after its inauguration by Prime... Read more »

Modi’s pre-election handouts to cost India billions

A series of vote-catching measures planned by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he braces for a difficult general election may cost more than 1 trillion rupees ($14 billion), two sources with... Read more »

Experts say the need for political commitment for border security

Our unregulated border with India is an urgent matter of concern to the government, experts said on an interaction organized by Nepal Institute of Strategic Studies. Experts emphasized on the need to... Read more »

Pushpa Kamal Dahal leaves for Delhi

Chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has left for New Delhi for a day-long visit. Dahal flew for New Delhi at 9:45 am Friday. Dahal is accompanied... Read more »

Pakistani PM Khan decries ‘arrogant’ India for cancelling talks

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan labeled India arrogant on Saturday for cancelling what would have been the countries’ first high-level talks in years, decrying “small men occupying big offices” who opposed change.... Read more »

Kerala Floods: Nature’s wrath or human folly?

More than 300,000 people have been displaced and 324 lives lost since the onset of the monsoons from June (196 since August 9) as Kerala faces one of their worst monsoon seasons.... Read more »

India asks Britain to extradite fugitive billionaire jeweler Nirav Modi

India has asked Britain to extradite billionaire jeweler Nirav Modi, one of the main accused in the $2 billion loan fraud at state-run Punjab National Bank (PNB). Modi’s whereabouts have been unknown... Read more »

Border security and APF on ‘high alert’ along Nepal-India border

The Armed Police Force and Border Security forces along the Nepal-India border have adopted high-alertness in the western area of Nawalparasi district. Superintendent of Police at APF, Gahardhan Rai, said that high-alertness has... Read more »