Nepal gives emergency use approval to Bharat Biotech's Covaxin

Nepal has reported 275,750 cases and 3,016 deaths so far. It is now only the third country to approve India's indigenously developed Covid vaccine -- also the third COVID-19 vaccine authorised in…

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Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari calls all-party meeting as political rift deepens 

Amid continued political rift in the Himalayan nation, Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari has called an all-party meeting on Tuesday afternoon to discuss the prevailing situation.

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Nepal government, Maoist rebels formally sign peace agreement

The Nepal government had imposed a ban on the activities of the CPN-Biplav in March 2019 after the party carried out two blasts in Kathmandu, killing one person.

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Nepal Supreme Court overturns Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's House dissolution

The SC has deemed Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's move to dissolve the House as an unconstitutional move, thereby overturning the decision. With this, the house will be reinstated.

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Nepal PM Oli's rival faction rallies against decision to dissolve Parliament

The rally by Prachanda's supporters came two days after pro-government students chanting slogans like "We love KP Oli", "Oli is our hero", "Oli for the prime minister" staged a massive show of…

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Nepal to get 500,000 doses of Covid vaccine from China under grant assistance

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi spoke with his Nepali counterpart Pradeep Gyawali on Friday evening, and assured that Beijing would accord priority to Kathmandu in vaccine cooperation. 

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Nepal EC refuses to recognise either faction of ruling NCP as official party

The Prachanda-led faction had earlier removed Oli from the post of Chairman and picked Madhav Kumar Nepal in his place

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Prachanda faction expels PM Oli from Nepal Communist Party's general membership

The Nepal Communist Party, which has not split formally but has virtually fallen apart after Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli unilaterally decided to dissolve the House of Representatives on December…

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Nepal ex-rebels call thousands onto streets to protest govt dissolution

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli dismissed the legislature in December, accusing members of his own party -- including the former rebels -- of noncooperation, and called for new elections in April…

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'We have close friendship,' says Nepal envoy to India Nilamber Acharya ahead of Nepal FM's Delhi visit

Nepal congratulated Indian scientists for the great achievement of readying two vaccines in less than a year

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Will forget everything if Oli accepts mistake, says rival leader; thousands protest Parliament dissolution

Madhav Nepal made the comments while addressing a massive protest rally organised by his faction in Kathmandu, which was attended by former prime ministers Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Jhala Nath Khanal…

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Will China's power play help save Nepal Communist Party?

China has dispatched a four-member team to Kathmandu and their only goal is to keep the Nepal Communist Party intact

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Headed for Janakpur, lands at Pokhara: Nepal’s Buddha Air flew passengers to wrong airport

The weather was not quite favourable for the flights on Friday so carriers were making use of every available weather window to take the passengers on board as quickly as possible and take off,…

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Nepal parliament dissolved; mid-term polls to be held in April-May

The President's Office, issuing a statement in the afternoon, stated that the House has been dissolved on recommendation of Oli and the council of ministers and the next election will be held in…

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Nepal-China agree on new height of Mount Everest. Find out the new height

As per the new calculations, there has been an increase of 0.86 metres in the height of the tallest mountain of the world

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