The figure in this image, known only as "tank man," became a symbol of resistance. REUTERS/Arthur Tsang/Files

Every Nepali should know about the 1989 Tiananmen Square incident

30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square incident evokes different memories in me. To a large extent, the learning of the incident, and the resulting learning of the oppression of the Chinese regime... Read more »
An under-construction Miteri (Friendship) highway. Image: Screengrab

Tatopani border opens after 4 years, China to hand over bridge, highway, and dry port to Nepal

Nepal and China are set to begin border crossings from today at Tatopani after a gap of four years. The Miteri (Friendship) bridge connecting Tatopani (Nepal) and Khasa (China) which had to... Read more »

Transit and Trade Agreement signed, Nepal allowed to use Chinese sea and land ports

After several rounds of talks and discussions, the Transit and Trade Agreement between Nepal and China has been signed.¬†Nepal may now use 4 sea ports (Tianjin, Shenzhen, Lianyungang, and Zhanjiang) and 3... Read more »

In four years, we could be riding a monorail in Kathmandu

Kathmandu City has signed an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China Railway 25 Bureau Group Limited to conduct the Detail Project Report (DPR) of the proposed monorail along Kathmandu’s 27.5 km long... Read more »

‘Nepal insults India’, claim Indian Media

Although not officially stated, ‘Nepal’s last minute decision to withdraw from the joint military exercise in Pune, India has irked New Delhi’, claim Indian media. Nepal government has denied the accusation, according... Read more »