Nepal

Type: Country
Name: Nepal
population: 24,947,200
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 13 mins ago - 2 reports

Some languages in Nepal in danger of disappearing

:35 The Edwardsville Intelligencer Hits: 83Privacy Policy View CommentsNepal is a small country located between China and India. And while it is about the size of Arkansas, Nepal is rich in history and culture, and is home to a variety of langu ... [Published Nepalnews.com - 13 mins ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 13 mins ago - 2 reports

Refugee camps in eastern Nepal: Lives in limbo

:33 Pittsburgh Post Gazette Hits: 46Privacy Policy View CommentsIn July, Post-Gazette reporter Moriah Balingit and staff photographer Julia Rendleman traveled to eastern Nepal to report on lives of Bhutanese refugees, some of whom have lived for ... [Published Nepalnews.com - 13 mins ago]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated 1 hour ago - 17 reports

IBN signs PDA with GMR

KATHMANDU, SEP 19 -Six years after signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Nepal government, India’s GMR-ITD Consortium finally signed the project development agreement on Friday for the 900 megawatt Upper Karnali Hydropower Project.Investment ... [Published Kathmandu Post - 1 hour ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 4 reports

Panels to settle border issues

Nepal-India Border Working Group endorses three-year tentative programme for field worksKATHMANDU, SEP 19 -Nepal and India have finalised the terms of reference of the Boundary Working Group (BWG) and formed two subsidiary panels-Survey Officials’ Committee ... [Published Kathmandu Post - 2 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 4 reports

Union Home Minister leaves for Sixth Meeting of SAARC Ministers of Interior / Home at Kathmandu

Union Home Minister leaves for Sixth Meeting of SAARC Ministers of Interior / Home at Kathmandu ... [Published Noodls - 5 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 3 reports

Nepal clears GMR plan for $1.4-bn hydroelectric plant

Nepal’s centre-left cabinet has cleared the way for Indian firm GMR to build a $1.4-billion hydroelectric plant in the northwest of the country, a cabinet minister said, the Himalayan republic'sbiggest foreign investment scheme.The Nepalese government ... [Published Financial Express - 8 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 6 reports

Nepal agrees to crack down on radio channels used by China for propaganda

Home minister Rajnath Singh with Nepal PM Sushil Koirala and Deputy PM Bamdev Gautam as an MoU is signed in Kathmandu on Friday.At a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the SAARC Interior Ministers’ Conference in Kathmandu, India raised the issue of ... [Published Indian Express - 10 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 13 reports

Bir Hospital To Get Facelift For SAARC Summit

ARJUN POUDELKATHMANDU, Sept 19 : Targeting the upcoming South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) summit, a meeting of the executive council of the National Academy of Medical Sciences (NAMS) on Friday has decided to give Bir Hospital a ... [Published MyRepublica.com - 10 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 19 reports

Nepal clears GMR plan for $1.4 billion hydroelectric plant

Kathmandu: The Nepalese government has cleared the way for GMR to build a $1.4 billion hydroelectric plant in the northwest of the country, a cabinet minister said. The plant is of 900-megawatt capacity and is located in upper Karnali hydroelectric power ... [Published India TV - 19 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 18 reports

9/19/2014: NATION: Joint efforts needed to address common Saarc challenges: Rajnath

KATHMANDU: Home minister Rajnath Singh wants collaborative efforts by all member countries of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) to address common issues. “There are many common challenges faced by countries of the region and... ... [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 6 reports

Nepal clears India's GMR plan for $1.4 bln hydroelectric plant

By Gopal SharmaKATHMANDU, Sept 18 ( ) - Nepal's centre-left cabineton Thursday cleared the way for an Indian firm to build a $1.4billion hydroelectric plant in the northwest of the country, acabinet minister said, the Himalayan republic's biggest for ... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 5 reports

'Bikini killer' convicted of murder

Charles Sobhraj, seen here at an earlier hearing, was first convicted in Nepal in 2004 A court in Nepal has convicted a notorious alleged serial killer, Charles Sobhraj, of a second murder.Sobhraj has been sentenced to 20 years in jail for the 1975 murder ... [Published BBC - Sep 18 2014]

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"I urge the government to defer the prime minister´s visit and work round the clock until the issue is settled. Then the prime minister may leave for the global forum" said Sharma
When she became an American citizen, "I remember how excited she was, and how excited I was" Knight said
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Refugee camps in eastern Nepal: Lives in limbo [Published Nepalnews.com - 13 mins ago]
Some languages in Nepal in danger of disappearing [Published Nepalnews.com - 13 mins ago]
One Held Carrying Banned Indian Currency [Published MyRepublica.com - 13 mins ago]
Food enthusiasts throng Seagram’s exhibition [Published Kathmandu Post - 43 mins ago]
President Yameen meets with his Sri Lankan Coun... [Published Republic of Maldives President's Office - 1 hour ago]
PM Koirala In Abu Dhabi [Published MyRepublica.com - 1 hour ago]
I didn’t know what it meant to have boyfriend –... [Published Daily Newswatch - 1 hour ago]
Late Jack O'Sullivan (13) to be commemorated at... [Published Kerryman - 1 hour ago]
Parties fail to resume parliament business [Published Kathmandu Post - 1 hour ago]
Next hearing scheduled for Oct 13 [Published Kathmandu Post - 1 hour ago]
Prime minister leaves for New York [Published Kathmandu Post - 1 hour ago]
From club to the crowd [Published Kathmandu Post - 1 hour ago]
PAC sub-panel exposes massive irregularities at... [Published Kathmandu Post - 1 hour ago]
Tourism Department brought back to streamline a... [Published Kathmandu Post - 1 hour ago]
Shoppers flock India’s Jogbani [Published Kathmandu Post - 1 hour ago]
Walton forays into Nepal market [Published Kathmandu Post - 1 hour ago]
IBN signs PDA with GMR [Published Kathmandu Post - 1 hour ago]
Breckenridge Film Festival: Jeremy Jones backco... [Published Summit Daily News - 1 hour ago]
Leaders Fail To End House Deadlock Before PM's ... [Published MyRepublica.com - 1 hour ago]
33 take oath of allegiance at Fort Vancouver [Published Columbian.com - 1 hour ago]
Jet Airways India : launches 5th Dubai-Mumbai d... [Published 4 Traders - 2 hours ago]
Saarc members agree to combat terror, crime [Published Kathmandu Post - 2 hours ago]
Experts stress inclusion, long-term plan for dev [Published Kathmandu Post - 2 hours ago]
Panels to settle border issues [Published Kathmandu Post - 2 hours ago]
School shutdown hits over 3 million students na... [Published Kathmandu Post - 2 hours ago]
No ticket to ride home [Published Kathmandu Post - 2 hours ago]
World Mission planting churches in Nepal [Published Nepalnews.com - 2 hours ago]
Asian Games 2014 Live, Day 1: Shooter Jitu Rai ... [Published IBNLive India News - 2 hours ago]
World honeymoon tour: A ride from Lahore to Khu... [Published The Express Tribune - 4 hours ago]
Union Home Minister leaves for Sixth Meeting of... [Published Noodls - 5 hours ago]
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Meet The Woman Who Just Won A ‘Genius’ Award Fo... [Published Think Progress - 13 hours ago]
Tami Bond, Photographed at University of Illinois in Urbana, Illinois, September 6th, 2014. CREDIT: John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Tami Bond plays with fire. And she’s about to get a bunch of money to keep doing it. Bond, one of the ...
Google Maps turn-by-turn navigation arrives in ... [Published The Next Web - 16 hours ago]
Google Maps Navigation is now available in a host of new African, Caribbean, South American and Asian countries, making it 96 countries in total where you can ask for turn-by-turn directions. Spotted first by Android Police, the full list of nations ...
World: Climate Change and the Himalayas, Southa... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 20 hours ago]
Source: All India Disaster Mitigation InstituteCountry: India, World The Himalayas are reeling from the adverse impacts of global warming and climate change. Affecting ecosystems, livelihoods and biodiversity, food and water security, the Himalayan ...
Bhutan: Bhutan continues to face the risk of gl... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 23 hours ago]
Source: UN Development ProgrammeCountry: Bhutan by Yusuke Taishi, Regional Technical Specialist In Bhutan, about 5,000 meters above sea level, meltwater trickles down from glaciers to form some of the greatest rivers in the world and provide freshwater ...
Running out of Time to overrule the 1% on urgen... [Published Informed Comment - Sep 19 2014]
By Rebecca Solnit via Tomdispatch.com There have undoubtedly been stable periods in human history, but you and your parents, grandparents, and great-grandparents never lived through one, and neither will any children or grandchildren you may have or ...
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Dozens killed in Nepal flash flooding [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 17 2014]
"Part of the village was missing" -- Nepal land... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 03 2014]
"The state did not care" -- Nepal landslide victim [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 02 2014]
Theron compares paparazzi intrusion to rape, Go... [Published Reuters Video: Entertainment - May 30 2014]
Pop star and UNICEF Ambassador Selena Gomez vis... [Published Reuters Video: Entertainment - May 30 2014]
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Give2Asia Launches Disaster Recovery Fund for V... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Sep 17 2014]
SEC Charges Smith & Wesson With FCPA Violations [Published SEC US Press Releases - Jul 28 2014]
Nepal Launches Joint Migration and Development ... [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Jun 24 2014]
Bhutanese Refugee Number 90,000 Resettled from ... [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - May 23 2014]
US Resettles 75,000 Bhutanese Refugees from Nepal [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Apr 11 2014]
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