Search: Look for:   Last 1 Month   Last 6 Months   All time


Everything you need to know about Baran: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

Everything you need to know about Baran: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

Three killed in two freak accidents in Rajasthan

April 15, 2012 at 9:39 PM

Jaipur, April 15 (IANS) Three people, including an 11-year-old child, were killed in two freak accidents in Rajasthan Sunday, police said.

CII offers to push Nepal's economic development

April 6, 2012 at 8:57 PM

New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Leading business lobby Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has offered all help for Nepal's economic development.

Sleep strongly 'protects' emotional memories

January 18, 2012 at 8:18 PM

Washington, Jan 18 (ANI): Sleep helps the brain to protect emotional memories, suggest researchers.


Sleep strongly 'protects' emotional memories

January 18, 2012 at 1:03 PM

Washington, Jan 18 (ANI): Sleep helps the brain to protect emotional memories, suggest researchers.

India is committed to assist Nepal in processes of historic change: Mukherjee

November 27, 2011 at 8:41 PM

Kathmandu, Nov. 27 (ANI): Asserting that India is committed to assist the government and people of Nepal in these processes of historic change, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee today said relations with Kathmandu are and will continue to be a matter of the highest priority for New Delhi.

Ranjan Mathai arrives in Kathmandu to prepare for Pranab Mukherjee's day-long visit

November 26, 2011 at 8:07 PM

Kathmandu, Nov 26(ANI): Foreign Secretary Ranjan Mathai today arrived in Kathmandu to prepare for Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee's visit to the country.

India, Nepal to sign revised Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement

November 26, 2011 at 8:07 PM

New Delhi, Nov 26(ANI): The Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) between India and Nepal will be signed tomorrow by the Finance Ministers of both the countries in Kathmandu.

Nepal PM to focus on economic, bilateral ties during India visit

October 19, 2011 at 4:04 PM

Kathmandu, Oct 19 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai on Wednesday made it clear that his visit to India would purely focus on economic and bilateral cooperation rather than on political issues.

Nepali President orders Parliament to elect new Prime Minister

August 25, 2011 at 12:28 PM

Kathmandu, Aug 25(ANI): Nepali President Ram Baran Yadav has ordered the country's Parliament to initiate procedures to elect a new Prime Minister through voting.

Nepali caretaker PM urges President to give more time to form national Government

August 21, 2011 at 4:08 PM

Kathmandu, Aug 21 (ANI): Nepali caretaker Prime Minister Jhala Nath Khanal has requested President Ram Baran Yadav to extend time frame for parties to form a government.

China urges Nepal parties to reach consensus on political disputes

August 19, 2011 at 1:30 PM

Kathmandu, Aug 19(ANI): China has urged Nepal's political parties to arrive at a consensus and settle their disputes.

Nepal PM quits amid political uncertainty

August 15, 2011 at 9:53 AM

Kathmandu, Aug.15 (ANI): Nepal's embattled Prime Minister Jhala Nath Khanal resigned on Sunday, following intense pressure from the main opposition Nepali Congress and his key ally Maoists.

Exhibition of contemporary Russian art on display in Delhi till June 17

June 10, 2011 at 4:29 PM

New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): The Russian Cultural Center is playing host these days to sixty works of fifty contemporary Russian artists from the private collection of Indian writer, poet, artist and diplomat Abhay Kumar.

Nepal Parliament's budget session to begin from May 2

April 27, 2011 at 4:57 PM

Kathmandu, Apr. 27 (ANI): The budget session of the Nepal Parliament will begin from May 2.

12 new ministers to take oath in Nepal on Wednesday

April 12, 2011 at 11:00 AM

Kathmandu, Apr.12 (ANI): Nepal's Prime Minister, Jhala Nath Khanal, has expanded his eight-member cabinet by inducting five United Marxist Leninist (UML) leaders as cabinet ministers and seven others as state ministers. The ministers will take oath of office on Wednesday.

Slain Indian-origin woman's husband, two others charged with first-degree murder in Canada

January 26, 2011 at 8:07 PM

Toronto, Jan 25 (ANI): The husband of Amanpreet Kaur Bahia, the Indian-origin woman who was killed in her Surrey home in BC, Canada, and two others have been charged with first-degree murder four years after her death.

India committed to making a democratic, stable Nepal: Nirupama Rao

January 18, 2011 at 9:21 PM

Kathmandu, Jan 18 (ANI): Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao, who is presently on a three-day visit to Kathmandu, on Tuesday said that India is committed to working with them for a democratic and stable Nepal.

Indian Army Chief VK Singh to be honoured in Nepal

December 21, 2010 at 1:37 PM

Kathmandu, Dec 21 (ANI): Indian Army Chief General VK Singh, who is in Kathmandu on a four-day official visit to Nepal, will be decorated with the honorary rank of General of the Nepal Army.

Video games help lower diabetes, obesity risks in kids

December 7, 2010 at 1:08 PM

Washington, Dec 07 (ANI): Researchers have come up with a unique method to convince children to eat better and exercise more to fight obesity- video games.

Chinese team in Nepal for talks to resolve political impasse

September 12, 2010 at 2:49 PM

Kathmandu, Sept.12 (ANI): A Chinese delegation, led by a senior leader of the Communist Party of China, He Yong, is in Nepal holding discussions on the current political situation in the Himalayan state.

Nepal political parties discuss new government formation

July 20, 2010 at 1:33 PM

Kathmandu, Jul 20 (ANI): With just a day left for the election of a new Prime Minister in Nepal, political parties have intensified their internal and bilateral discussions on government formation.

Maoist-led govt acceptable in Nepal if past pacts implemented: UML

July 2, 2010 at 12:29 PM

Kathmandu, July 2 (ANI): The CPN-UML has said the leadership of the UCPN (Maoist) for the next government could be considered only if the latter implements past agreements.

Maoists should lead new govt in Nepal: Prachanda

July 1, 2010 at 5:22 PM

Kathmandu, July 1 (ANI): Chairman of UCPN (Maoist) Pushpa Kamal Dahal alias Prachanda on Thursday said that his party should get to lead the next government in the country.

Cate Blanchett's theatre 'goes green'

June 26, 2010 at 5:34 PM

London, June 26 (ANI): Cate Blanchett theatre is 'going green' with the launch of an eco-friendly construction project at her Sydney Theatre Company headquarters in Australia.

Prachanda develops affinity with yoga guru Ramdev

March 29, 2010 at 11:44 AM

Kathmandu, Mar 29 (ANI): Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' seems to have developed an affinity with Indian yoga guru Ramdev.

Nepal President condoles passing away of Girija Prasad Koirala

March 20, 2010 at 8:54 PM

Kathmandu, March 20 (ANI): Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav on Saturday condoled the passing away of former Nepal Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala, who died earlier in the day at his daughter Sujata Koirala's residence in Mandikatar.

Mysterious cosmic 'dark flow' tracked deeper into universe

March 11, 2010 at 5:17 PM

Washington, March 11(ANI): A new study has tracked the mysterious cosmic 'dark flow' to twice the distance originally reported in the Universe.

Polar bears evolved recently and adapted quickly, reveals ancient DNA

March 2, 2010 at 3:55 PM

Washington, March 2 (ANI): New research indicates that a rare, ancient polar bear fossil discovered in Norway in 2004 has revealed that polar bears evolved recently and adapted quickly.

Marine sponges may help fight cancer

February 19, 2010 at 12:37 PM

Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): The natural compound sceptrin, which is found in marine sponges, reduces cancer cell motility (movement) and has very low toxicity, researchers have found.

Nepal President terms his India visit as successful

February 19, 2010 at 12:07 PM

Kathmandu, Feb 19 (ANI): Nepal President Dr. Ram Baran Yadav has termed his India visit as a successful one and indicated that prospects for strengthening bilateral ties between the two countries are bright.

India describes Nepal President's visit as historic

February 18, 2010 at 9:46 PM

New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): New Delhi on Thursday described Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav's four-day India visit as historic.

Indian Army Chief honours Nepalese soldiers, martyrs who fought for India

February 18, 2010 at 3:00 PM

Kathmandu, Jan 21 (ANI): Visiting Indian Army Chief General Deepak Kapoor on Wednesday appreciated the contribution of Nepalese soldiers in the Indian armed forces.

Nepal President accorded ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhavan

February 16, 2010 at 1:49 PM

New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav, who is on a four-day visit to India, was on Tuesday accorded a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

Parmananda Jha may retake oath as Nepal Vice President

February 8, 2010 at 11:49 PM

Kathmandu, Feb 6 (ANI): Nepal Vice President Paramananda Jha who remains inactive after the Supreme Court verdict nullified his oath of office taken in Hindi language will retake the oath on Sunday.

Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav to visit India

February 4, 2010 at 5:12 PM

Kathmandu, Feb 4 (ANI): The Council of Ministers (CoM) has approved Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav's three-day official visit to India, scheduled to start from February 15.

Indian Army chief made honorary general of Nepal Army

January 22, 2010 at 11:06 AM

Kathmandu, Jan 22 (ANI): Indian Army Chief, General Deepak Kapoor, was decorated with the honorary rank of General of the Nepal Army by President Ram Baran Yadav here on Thursday.

Indian, Nepal Army chiefs discuss security measures

January 20, 2010 at 12:56 PM

Kathmandu, Jan 20 (ANI) Visiting Indian Army Chief General Deepak Kapoor met Chief of Army Staff (CoAS) General Chhatraman Singh Gurung here on Tuesday and discussed the security situation of the two countries including institutional cooperation and other matters of mutual interest.

End of an era: Left and Indian political colossus Jyoti Basu passes away

January 17, 2010 at 1:23 PM

Kolkata, Jan 17 (ANI): Veteran Marxist leader and former West Bengal Chief Minister Jyoti Basu died at the AMRI Hospital of multiple-organ failure at 11.47 a.m. on Sunday. He was 95.

India, Nepal agree to strengthen bilateral ties as Krishna ends visit

January 17, 2010 at 1:22 PM

Kathmandu, Jan.17 (ANI): India and Nepal on Sunday agreed that recent meetings of bilateral institutional mechanisms had reinvigorated the bilateral relationship in key areas.

India, Nepal share a unique relationship: Krishna

January 15, 2010 at 1:35 PM

Kathmandu, Jan 15 (ANI): Indian External Affairs Minister S. M. Krishna arrived here today on his first official visit to Nepal.

S. M Krishna to visit Nepal today

January 15, 2010 at 10:17 AM

New Delhi, Jan.15 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S. M. Krishna will undertake a three-day visit to Nepal from today.

Nepal CA member says S. M. Krishna visit of great value

January 14, 2010 at 1:23 PM

Kathmandu, Jan 14 (ANI): Hari Rokka, a Constituent Assembly member and analyst with close ties with the UCPN (Maoist), has said Indian External Affairs Minister S. M. Krishna's visit to Nepal from Friday will hold special significance in the context of the future of Indo-Nepal ties.

Krishna to visit Nepal for three days

January 14, 2010 at 12:30 PM

New Delhi, Jan.14 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S. M. Krishna will undertake a three-day visit to Nepal from January 15 to 17.

Nepal PM asks Prachanda to shun violent activities

December 22, 2009 at 7:08 PM

Kathmandu, Dec 22 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal has asked UCPN (Maoist) Chairman Prachanda to shun violence.

Maoists accused of breaching Peace Agreement in Nepal

December 21, 2009 at 12:42 PM

Kathmandu, Dec 21 (ANI): Nepal Government has said the violence that occurred during the first day of the UCPN (Maoist) nationwide strike in which at least 24 people were injured and over 37 were arrested, will pose a serious threat to the ongoing peace process.

Maoist strike paralyses life in Nepal

December 20, 2009 at 4:41 PM

Kathmandu, Dec 20 (ANI): Normal life throughout Nepal was adversely affected on Sunday by a general strike called by the Unified CPN (Maoist).

Nepal top leaders to finalise joint resolution motion

December 14, 2009 at 5:07 PM

Kathmandu, Dec 14 (ANI): Leaders of three major political parties of Nepal are meeting here today to find a solution to the prevailing political deadlock by finalizing a Common Resolution Motion (CMP).

Experts unanimous about Islamic extremism taking firm root in US

December 13, 2009 at 1:00 PM

New York, Dec. 13 (ANI): Terrorism experts agree militant Islam is becoming an American problem.

Nepal Maoists picket Singha Durbar, dozens injured

November 13, 2009 at 10:52 AM

Kathmandu, Nov 13 (ANI): Cadres of the Unified CPN (Maoist) clashed with riot police while staging protest outside the country's administrative center, Singha Durbar, as part of their second -phase protests against President Ram Baran's move to overrule the erstwhile Maoists government's decision to sack the then army chief, General Rookmand Katawal.

Nepal President for capitalising NRN expertise for nation's development

October 13, 2009 at 3:43 PM

Kathmandu, Oct 13 (ANI): Nepal President Dr Ram Baran Yadav on Tuesday called for effective use of intellect and expertise of the Non Resident Nepalis (NRN) for the development of Nepal.

Deadlock continues in Nepal between Maoists and others

September 16, 2009 at 1:25 PM

Kathmandu, Sept 17 (ANI): The meeting between the Nepal Government and the Maoists to end the ongoing deadlock ended inconclusively as Maoists stuck to their demand on passing a resolution against President Ram Baran Yadav.

Indian foreign secretary arrives in Kathmandu

September 14, 2009 at 1:23 PM

Kathmandu, Sep 14 (ANI): Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao who arrived here on a two-day visit, will meet President Ram Baran Yadav and Foreign Minister Sujata Koirala today.

Maoists block Nepal Finance Minister's convoy

September 13, 2009 at 1:52 PM

Kathmandu, Sep 13 (ANI): Nepal police faced a tough time in providing security to the country's Finance Minister, Surendra Pandey as Maoist protestors pelted stones at his vehicle on Saturday.

Nepal Army chief Gurung assumes office

September 10, 2009 at 3:14 PM

Kathmandu, Sep 10 (ANI): General Chhatra Man Singh Gurung has formally assumed the post of new Nepal Chief of Army Staff (CoAS).

Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao to visit Nepal

September 10, 2009 at 3:14 PM

New Delhi, Sep 10 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao will pay a two-day visit to Nepal next week.

Raje misses her meeting with Naidu, sends son Dushyant

August 31, 2009 at 9:52 PM

New Delhi, Aug 31 (ANI): Former Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje failed to meet senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Venkaiah Naidu citing health grounds and sent her son Dushyant in her place as representative.

Madhesi parties protest against forced swearing-in in Nepal

August 28, 2009 at 12:40 PM

Kathmandu, Aug 28 (ANI): The Madhesi parties has asked Nepal President Dr Ram Baran Yadav to find a respectable way out to Vice President Parmananda Jha's oath-retaking controversy.

Maoists tell Madhav Kumar Nepal not to sign Pancheshwar agreement

August 17, 2009 at 12:57 PM

Kathmandu, Aug 17 (ANI): The Unified CPN (Maoist) has told Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal not to sign any agreements including the Pancheshwar multi-purpose hydro-electric project during his visit to India from August 18.

Prachanda urges Asian powers to counter US

August 12, 2009 at 5:02 PM

London/Kathmandu, Aug 12 (ANI): The Chairman of the Unified CPN (Maoist), Prachanda, has said that Asian countries should develop a unified security strategy to combat US influence in South Asia.

Maoists insist on Army's future before drafting constitution

August 7, 2009 at 3:13 PM

Kathmandu, Aug 7 (ANI): CPN (Maoist) Chairman and former Prime Minster Prachanda on Friday said that the new Constitution cannot be drafted if President Dr Ram Baran Yadav's move to reinstate Chief of Army Staff (CoAS) General Rookmangud Katawal was not discussed in the parliament.

Brit actress Lumley set for heroine's welcome in Nepal

July 26, 2009 at 3:31 PM

London/Kathmandu, July 26 (ANI): British actress Joanna Lumley will get a heroine's welcome and reception when she lands in Nepal on Sunday afternoon, for spearheading a high profile campaign to allow Gurkha soldiers and their families to settle in Britain.

Nepal unfolds its policies and programmes

July 8, 2009 at 1:45 PM

Kathmandu, July 8 (ANI): Nepal Government will present its policies and programmes in the parliament on Thursday.

Prachanda hopes for formation of new Maoist-led government in Nepal

July 2, 2009 at 12:55 PM

Kathmandu, July 2 (ANI): Former Nepal Prime Minister and Unified CPN (Maoist) Chairman Prachanda has claimed that a new government under the leadership of his party would be formed within next one-and-half months.

Foreign Secretary Menon to visit Nepal

June 20, 2009 at 1:19 PM

New Delhi June 20(ANI): Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon is visiting to Nepal for a two-day visit from today.

Nepal cabinet overturns Army Chief's sacking order

June 19, 2009 at 3:10 PM

Kathmandu, June 19 (ANI): Lawmakers of the CPN (UML) have criticised the Nepal cabinet decision to overturn the previous government's decision taken on March 3 to sack Army Chief Rookmangud Katawal and appoint Lieutenant General Kul Bahadur Khadka as the acting chief.

UML, Maoists close to end ongoing political deadlock

June 10, 2009 at 2:27 PM

Kathmandu, June 10 (ANI): The new CPN (UML) coalition and the CPN (Maoist) have agreed to find a way out of the current political impasse' by adopting a 'middle path' acceptable to all major political forces.

Nepal cabinet has eight more ministers

June 5, 2009 at 12:27 PM

Kathmandu, June 5 (ANI): Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal has expanded his three-member cabinet by inducting one deputy prime minister and seven new ministers including six ministers from Nepali Congress and one from the CPN (ML) here on Thursday.

India concerned at Nepal's delay in forming government

June 1, 2009 at 6:32 PM

Kathmandu, June 1 (IANS) India is concerned at the delay in the formation of a full-fledged government in Nepal even though the Himalayan republic chose a new prime minister to replace Maoist chief Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda eight days ago.

Kathmandu Valley strike called, more challenges for government

May 31, 2009 at 6:09 PM

Kathmandu, May 31 (IANS) Struggling with infighting among its allies, Nepal's new Communist government faces more challenges this week with a dominant community calling a shutdown in Kathmandu valley Monday and the Maoist party announcing `token' strikes and protests two days later.

Nepal Maoists to go on warpath from Wednesday

May 31, 2009 at 2:08 PM

Kathmandu, May 31 (IANS) Nepal's former ruling party, the Maoists, will go on the warpath from Wednesday and enforce 'token' strikes to force the interim parliament into calling a vote on a contentious issue that brought the fall of their government.

Nepal Maoists lose another battle, vow to disrupt parliament

May 30, 2009 at 2:47 PM

Kathmandu, May 30 (IANS) After losing its battle with the army and being forced to step down from power, Nepal's Maoist party suffered a second reverse Saturday with the chairman of the interim parliament refusing to allow them a debate in the house.

Nepal republic turns one under shadow of dissent

May 29, 2009 at 4:08 PM

Kathmandu, May 29 (IANS) Once unique as the only Hindu kingdom in the world, Nepal Friday celebrated the first anniversary of its transformation into a secular, federal republic under the shadow of dissent as the new communist government continued to cross swords with the former Maoist guerrillas.

Nepal celebrates first Republic Day

May 29, 2009 at 1:23 PM

Kathmandu, May 29 (ANI): Nepal's first Republic Day is being celebrated on Friday throughout the nation with various programmes, exactly one year after the Constituent Assembly declared Nepal a republic on May 29, 2008 ending the 240-year old monarchy.

Maoists refuse Nepal PM's call to join govt

May 27, 2009 at 1:27 PM

Kathmandu, May 27 (ANI): The Unified CPN (Maoist) has refused Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal's call to join the government.

Maoists refuse Nepal PM's call to join govt

May 27, 2009 at 1:14 PM

Kathmandu, May 27 (ANI): The Unified CPN (Maoist) has refused Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal's call to join the government.

Nepal PM wants constitution to be more people friendly

May 26, 2009 at 5:53 PM

Kathmandu, May 26 (ANI): : Nepali Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal today stressed on the need for a Constitution that is not just 'good', but is people friendly.

Nepal PM to address nation today

May 26, 2009 at 10:27 AM

Kathmandu, May 26 (ANI): Newly elected Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal will address the nation on Tuesday afternoon.

Nepal gets new three-member communist cabinet

May 25, 2009 at 4:30 PM

Kathmandu, May 25 (IANS) Veteran communist leader Madhav Kumar Nepal dispensed with god but kept the traditional Nepali attire Monday to take oath of office and secrecy at the head of a fledgling three-member cabinet, that, his rivals warned, would last only three months.

Nepal gets new 3-member communist cabinet

May 25, 2009 at 4:28 PM

Kathmandu, May 25 (IANS) Veteran communist leader Madhav Kumar Nepal dispensed with god but kept the traditional Nepali attire Monday to take oath of office and secrecy at the head of a fledgling three-member cabinet, which his rivals warned would last only three months.

Madhav Kumar sworn-in as Nepal Prime Minister

May 25, 2009 at 1:43 PM

Kathmandu, May 25 (ANI): Newly elected Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal took oath of office and secrecy on Monday.

Communist leader sworn in as Nepal's new premier

May 25, 2009 at 11:57 AM

Kathmandu, May 25 (IANS) The one-year-old republic of Nepal got its second prime minister Monday with veteran communist leader Madhav Kumar Nepal being sworn in by President Ram Baran Yadav, in a brief ceremony in Rastrapati Bhavan, the presidential office, at 11.10 a.m. local time.

Madhav Kumar to be sworn-in as Nepal PM today

May 25, 2009 at 11:21 AM

Kathmandu, May 25 (ANI): Newly elected Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal will be sworn in today.

New Nepal PM to be sworn in Tuesday

May 24, 2009 at 10:17 AM

Kathmandu, May 24 (IANS) Nepal's new Prime Minister-elect veteran Communist leader Madhav Kumar Nepal will be administered oath of office Tuesday, heralding an end to a three-week-long political vacuum that had engulfed the Himalayan republic after its Maoist government fell due to a row with the army.

UN Nepal mission rejects criticism over Maoist verification

May 20, 2009 at 1:28 PM

Kathmandu, May 20 (DPA) The United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN) defended itself late Tuesday against criticism from Nepalese political parties over its role in the verification process of Maoist combatants.

Maoists obstruct Government formation in Nepal

May 19, 2009 at 1:36 PM

Kathmandu, May 19 (ANI): The NC-UML alliance today started discussions on seeking legal options, after they failed to form a new government despite clear majority in the parliament due to the continued obstruction of the House proceedings by Maoist Constituent Assembly (CA) members.

Maoists block election of new Nepal premier

May 18, 2009 at 5:20 PM

Kathmandu, May 18 (DPA) The Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) Monday obstructed parliament's regular session which was to have elected a new prime minister.

Nepal Vice President urges parties to focus on statute drafting process

May 18, 2009 at 1:25 PM

Kathmandu, May 18 (ANI): Nepal Vice-President Parmananda Jha on Monday accused the political parties of neglecting the Constitution-drafting process and engaging themselves in power-seeking game.

Prachanda disapproves possibility of a non-Maoist Government

May 18, 2009 at 12:40 PM

Kathmandu, May 18 (ANI): Nepal caretaker Prime Minister and Maoist chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has accused the UML-led new coalition of trying to derail the peace process.

Nepal parties inch closer to forming government

May 17, 2009 at 5:26 PM

Kathmandu, May 17 (DPA) Nepal's two main political parties, the Communist Party of Nepal - Unified Marxist Leninist (CPN-UML) and the Nepali Congress, announced Sunday that they have the majority necessary to form a new government without the Maoists.

Madhav Kumar could become new Nepal PM: Report

May 17, 2009 at 3:46 PM

Kathmandu, May 17 (IANS) Madhav Kumar Nepal could become the new prime minister of Nepal with his CPN-UML-led alliance getting the crucial support from a Madheshi Janadhikar Forum (MJF) faction, media reports said Sunday.

Efforts on to form Government in Nepal

May 14, 2009 at 1:18 PM

Kathmandu, May 14 (ANI): A meeting of the Nepali Congress (NC), the CPN-UML and the Nepal Sadbhawana Party is underway here today as an attempt to the new government formation.

Prachanda says 'weak parties' trying to form new govt in Nepal

May 14, 2009 at 10:18 AM

Kathmandu, May 13 (ANI): Caretaker Prime Minister and Unified CPN (Maoist) chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that "weak political parties" are actively engaged in attempts to form a new government.

MK Nepal urges Prachanda to support UML-led govt

May 14, 2009 at 10:10 AM

Kathmandu, May 13 (ANI): CPN-UML senior leader Madhav Kumar Nepal toady met caretaker Prime Minister Prachanda and urged him to assist them in the formation of new government.

Madhesi leaders ask Prachanda to stop obstructing parliament

May 12, 2009 at 1:03 PM

Kathmandu, May 12 (ANI): Leaders of the Madhesi parties today asked caretaker Prime Minister and Maoist chairman Prachanda to end the obstruction created by his party in the parliament against the formation of a majority government.

Maoist protesters, police clash outside Nepal presidential palace

May 11, 2009 at 7:01 PM

Kathmandu, May 11 (ANI): Maoist protesters and riot police clashed in front of Nepal's presidential palace on Monday.

NC-CPN (UML) likely to form next Nepal govt

May 11, 2009 at 1:01 AM

Amid Maoists demonstration in various parts of the Himalayan nation after the Prachanda-led Unified Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) failed to come to an agreement with other political parties

Pro- Nepal Maoist group holds street protest in Kolkata

May 11, 2009 at 2:29 PM

Kolkata, May 11 (ANI): Activists of the All India Nepalese Unity Forum (AINUF), a pro-Nepal Maoist group, took to the streets in Kolkata on Sunday to protest the reinstatement of army chief General Rookmangud Katwal by Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav.

Nepal President urges parliament to form majority government

May 11, 2009 at 1:30 PM

Kathmandu, May 11 (ANI): Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav on Sunday wrote a letter to the country's parliament to start the procedure for the formation of a majority government.

Nepal president orders polls to elect PM

May 10, 2009 at 3:34 PM

Kathmandu, May 10 (IANS) Nepal's President Ram Baran Yadav Sunday asked the interim parliament to hold an election to choose a new prime minister after the nation's major parties failed to meet his Saturday deadline for stitching up a consensus coalition.

Communists ready to form new Nepal government

May 9, 2009 at 10:34 PM

Kathmandu, May 9 (IANS) The crisis gripping Nepal since the fall of its first Maoist government eased slightly Saturday with the third largest party, the Communists, officially declaring their readiness to take the plunge.

Excellent Hair Fall Treatment
Careers | Privacy Policy | Feedback | About Us | Contact Us | | Latest News
Copyright © 2015 NEWS TRACK India All rights reserved.