Indian automotive giant, Tata Motors has announced the launch of tis Tata Indica Vista D90 model in the Nepalese market.
The model, which is a very successful model in the Indian market, was launched on May 20, 2013 in Kathmandu by Gurinder Singh, Country Manager for the Nepal and Bhutan Passenger Vehicles Business Unit, Tata Motors.
Kathmandu, March 14 : Nepal's sitting Chief Justice Khil Raj Regmi Thursday took oath of office as the chairperson of the Interim Election Council to hold Constituent Assembly elections by June 21.
Regmi was sworn in by President Ram Baran Yadav as the head of the interim government as a way out to end the political deadlock since the expiry of the first Constituent Assembly on May 27 last year, reported Xinhua.
Forest Officials from India and Nepal have started a sophisticated census of the Royal Bengal tiger in Terai Arc region, which is shared between the two countries.
This is the first time that the officials from the two countries will be working on a joint census of tigers. The census will be carried out in a series of wildlife preserves and forests located along the Terai Arc region. The officials have said that the objective of the survey us to determine the exact number of Royal Bengal tigers residing in the area.
Forest officials from neighbouring countries, India and Nepal have begun a joint census for the Royal tigers in the region.
This is the first time that the officials from the two countries will be working on a joint census of tigers. The census will be carried out in a series of wildlife preserves and forests located along the Terai Arc region, which is shared between the two countries. The officials have said that the objective of the survey us to determine the exact number of Royal Bengal tigers residing in the area.
A flight carrying 19 people bounded towards the highest peak in the world, Mount Everest crashed just outside the capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu.
The craft came down in flames and all of the people on board have been killed in the incidence, including 7 people from the UK and 5 Chinese nationals. The twin-engine Sita Air craft, which was flying from Kathmandu to the gateway to the Mount Everest, Lukla town, crashed just after take-off.
Kathmandu, Oct 3 - When Nihita Biswas Sobhraj made entertainment history Monday night by becoming the first contestant from Nepal to take part in Indian TV channel Color's reality show "Bigg Boss 5", back home in Kathmandu her family's moment of pride turned into shock and consternation at the first barrage of questions raining down on the 23-year-old.
"I was shocked," said Nihita's mother Shakuntala Thapa, a senior lawyer practising at Nepal's Supreme Court, reacting to the question posed by one of the participants, news anchor Mandeep Belvi.
Kathmandu, Aug 25 : As Anna Hazare's public protest against corruption in the form of a fast in New Delhi's Ramlila Maidan reached its 10th day Thursday, support for the frail 74-year-old began to grow in neighbouring Nepal as well with civil society members and human rights activists showing solidarity.
On Thursday, dozens of Indians marched in a rally in capital city Kathmandu, holding up signs that said in Hindi, "All of us are with you, Anna".
Kathmandu, July 6 : After being put on hold for 48 hours following censors' objections to the expletives peppering its dialogues, Aamir Khan's home production "Delhi Belly" finally reappeared in Nepal's theatres Wednesday after the offending parts were addressed.
Kathmandu, July 4 : Two years after Bollywood action comedy "Chandni Chowk to China" was banned in Nepal, now it's the turn of Amir Khan's newest release "Delhi Belly" to land in the latest controversy in the Himalayan republic with the government Sunday stopping the film from being screened in Nepal.
Kathmandu, May 31 : Still portrayed as buffoons, aliens and despicable people by their own silver screen story-tellers, Nepal's burgeoning gay community is now hoping Bollywood's path-breaking films like "I Am" and "My Brother Nikhil" will give Nepali filmmakers the right perspective one day.
Kathmandu, April 27 : After "Arekti premer golpo" (Just another love story) and "Memories in March", both of which have strong gay protagonists and Rituparno Ghosh stepping out in front of the camera, the Bengali film director has now completed shooting his first "queer" film, which is also a metaphor for his own sexual transformation.
Kathmandu, Feb 28 : Thirteen years after she acted in her last film of note, "Tirchhi Topiwale", Monica Bedi, better known as the companion of jailed mafia don Abu Salem, has begun a new innings in Nepal, acting in a new film that could be the mirror image of her own aspirations.
It is claimed that 64,000 people are suffering from HIV in Nepal and 16,637 among them are surviving with HIV/AIDS.
This was further stated in an interaction on media sensitization on the problems related with HIV/AIDS conducted by Nepal HIV/AIDS Alliance (NEHA) here Monday.
The respondents claimed that the sex workers, where they infused drugs, male having sex with male, third gender, migrant workers and their family members and prisoners are having the increased risk of population group of HIV.
Kathmandu, Dec 2 - The more Nepali director Dev Kumar Shrestha read in the papers about fatal road accidents at Krishna Bheer - a cliff west of Kathmandu that was once prone to the worst landslides - the more he became convinced there was more to it than met the eye. His new film "Ek Din, Ek Raat" puts the spotlight on the mystery.
"It's not just bad roads or bad drivers that cause an accident," the 38-year-old director told IANS.
Kathmandu, Nov 10 - This is going to be a critical week for former "Indian Idol" Prashant Tamang. He is now aiming to become the new matinee idol of Nepal, the country that helped him win the popular Indian reality show three years ago.
The 27-year-old former constable from West Bengal Police Force starts his new innings as an actor with his debut film, "Gorkha Paltan", running in almost 60 theatres across the country.
Kathmandu, July 11: Less than a fortnight after an Indian minister was detained in Nepal for carrying banned Indian currency notes, Nepal has reiterated its call to India's banking transaction regulator to lift the prohibition.
Yubaraj Khatiwada, governor of Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB), the republic's apex bank, has asked Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor D. Subbarao to lift the RBI ban on Rs.1,000 and Rs.500 Indian rupee notes in Nepal.
The ban came into effect more than a decade ago after a growing racket in fake Indian currency as well as suspected routing of money to fund terrorist activities through Nepal.
Bollywood hottie Manisha Koirala tied the nuptial knot with Nepali businessman Samrat Dahal in a traditional Nepali ceremony today after an elaborate engagement and mehendi ceremony a day before.
The 40-year-old Koirala was married to the 33-year-old entrepreneur at the scenic Le Meridien resort in Kathmandu.
Maoists have called off the strike in Nepal after six days. As per the Mao leader Pushpa Kamal Dahal, the normal people are facing lot difficulties due to ongoing strike. So the party has decided to protest the Government in some other way soon.
According to the official reports, Nepal's embattled prime minister won support from 10 of his 22-party ruling coalition as the Maoist-led nationwide strike showed no sign of ending.
Nepalnews. com has reported that the 10 parties urged Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal, under pressure from the former Maoist rebels to resign, to stay on.
Nepal's opposition enters the second day of a nationwide strike for the resignation of the prime ministerSubmitted by Ashok Rao on Tue, 05/04/2010 - 04:50.
According to the media reports, Nepal's opposition Maoist party began the second day of a nationwide strike Monday for the resignation of the prime minister, who has refused to step down.
The Maoists vowed to continue their action indefinitely, which on Sunday was reported to be largely peaceful except for some clashes in some areas.
The Times of India has reported that the strike has affected transport and industries in the poor Himalayan republic.
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