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Kathmandu: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday arrived in Kathmandu from Indian capital Delhi for the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra. Gandhi’s arrival was hours before India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for New Delhi after a two-day Nepal visit for participating in the 4th two-day Bimstec Summit that ended on Friday. Gandhi, staying in a five-star hotel …

Kathmandu: Underlining the age-old ties between New Delhi and Kathmandu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed satisfaction over the political stability in Nepal and assured it of support in its development. “Every Indian is happy to see that there is political stability in Nepal. As a result, the country is developing fast. India’s good wishes …

Kathmandu: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here on Thursday to participate in the two-day Fourth Bimstec Summit. “The Prime Minister landed in Kathmandu a short while ago. He will be taking part in the Bimstec Summit being held in the city,” Modi’s office tweeted around 9 am. Ahead of his departure, Modi on Wednesday said …

Kathmandu: Visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi early on Saturday visited the Muktinath Temple in Mustang district in Nepal. He will visit the Pashupatinath temple and attend civic receptions before returning to New Delhi later. This morning, PM @narendramodi prayed at Muktinath, one of the most iconic places of worship in Nepal. pic.twitter.com/8RKd1dZFvy — PMO India …

Kathmandu: Bidya Devi Bhandari was on Tuesday re-elected President of Nepal for a second term. Bhandari was candidate of the ruling Left Alliance supported by two major Madhesi parties. She defeated Kumari Laxmi Rai of Nepali Congress, the main opposition party. In the election held on Monday, Bhandari mustered 39,275 votes while her rival candidate Rai …

Kathmandu: At least 40 people were killed and 23 injured when a plane crash-landed and exploded into a ball of flame at the Tribhuvan International Airport here on Monday, police said. Nepal Police spokesperson Manoj Neupane said the bodies of 31 passengers have been recovered at the site and nine others succumbed to their injuries in …

Mumbai: A massive fire broke out in the Mumbai City and Sessions Court building in Fort, southern part of the city here on Monday. According to the BMC Disaster Control, the fire was noticed on the third floor around 0700 hours, and eight fire-tenders have rushed to the spot to douse the blase. So far, there …

Kathmandu: The Himalayan nation on Saturday experienced a mild tremor measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale. According to National Seismological Centre, the quake hit at 1524pm and its epicenter was in Sindhupalchowk, 100km North east of Kathmandu. Thousands of aftershocks have followed the last year’s deadly April 25earthquake. The tremor was an aftershock of last …