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Airlines association demands withdrawal from European Commission's air safety list

KATHMANDU, Nepal - The Airlines Operators Association Nepal, an umbrella organization for private airlines, threatened to halt all services beginning ...


Natural disasters escalate in Nepal, deaths in 2022 now total 73

KATHMANDU, Nepal - This year, disaster-related incidents have claimed the lives of 73 people. Lightning is the cause of the ...


Nepal wants political consensus before joining American SPP

KATHMANDU, Nepal - According to top government sources, despite speculation in political circles that visiting U.S. Army Pacific Commanding General ...


Uttarakhand CM Dhami meets Amit Shah in Delhi

New Delhi [India], June 24 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami paid a courtesy call to the Union Home ...


Shifting Monsoon Patterns Worsen South Asia's Flood Menace

NEW DELHI - Devastating floods that have washed away homes, drowned rice fields and stranded millions of people in northeast ...


China has gone back to its old ways in Myanmar

Naypyidaw [Myanmar], June 24 (ANI): One of the most significant aspects of the 2021 military coup in Myanmar was China's ...


Asia Album: Sunrise in Nepal's monsoon rain

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China must develop a more consensual approach to Himalayan water

London [UK], June 24 (ANI): The Democratic Forum (TDF) during a seminar discussed the politicisation of water and referred to ...


Bangladesh's Saifuddin, Ali ruled out of white-ball series against West Indies

St John's [Antigua], June 23 (ANI): Bangladesh cricket team faced a major setback as their star pacer Mohammad Saifuddin and ...


COVID-19 vaccination begins for 5-12 age group in Nepal

Kathmandu [Nepal], June 23 (ANI): Nepal has started COVID vaccination for the age group of 5-12 years from Thursday. Students ...


Massive protests near Nepal parliament over petrol price hike

Kathmandu [Nepal], June 23 (ANI): In the wake of the recent petrol price hike, the members of the Youth Association ...


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Wall Street rallies hard, Nasdag gains more than three percent

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks on Wall Street and around the globe rallied hard on Friday pushing the major ...

Detroit automakers tell workers mask wearing now optional

DETROIT, Michigan: Detroit's three big automakers - General Motors, Ford and Chrysler parent Stellantis NV - have announced that wearing ...

Chinese developer says will accept wheat as payment for new house

HONG KONG: To cope with the weakening property market, developers in China are coming up with innovative ways to attract ...

Positive end to week for Asian stocks, Nikkei 225 advances 321 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia made solid gains on Friday in a positive end to the week.In Japan, ...

China keeps up with demand for power during ongoing heat wave

BEIJING, China: Amidst warmer-than-normal weather, power consumption surged in the Chinese provinces north of the Yangtze river, with regions such ...

UK government pledges action after inflation rises 9.1% in May

LONDON, England: Surging food prices in the UK pushed consumer price inflation to 9.1 percent last month, a 40-year record ...

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Canada says 1950s defense systems to be updated at cost of billions

OTTAWA, Canada: Over the next six years, Canada will spend $4.9 billion Canadian (US$3.8 billion) to modernize its aging military ...

EU, India hope for free trade agreement by 2023, says officials

NEW DELHI, India: The European Union and India have relaunched talks to implement a free trade agreement, aimed to be ...

UK Armed Forces Chief: British must be capable of fighting in Europe

LONDON, England: UK General Patrick Sanders, the new Chief of the General Staff, has told troops that Britain must be ...

Church in largely Catholic Lithuania opposes same-sex partnership bill

VILNIUS, Lithuania: Quoting Pope Francis' argument that civil unions distort the concept of marriage and family, Lithuanian bishops have called ...

Biden to speak with China's Xi, deciding on easing tariffs

WASHINGTON, D.C.: U.S. President Joe Biden has said that he is planning to speak with Chinese President Xi Jinping soon, ...

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EU, India hope for free trade agreement by 2023, says officials

NEW DELHI, India: The European Union and India have relaunched talks to implement a free trade agreement, aimed to be ...


In major expansion, Air India weighs purchase of 300 jets

NEW DELHI, India: Industry sources have said that Air India is in talks with Airbus and Boeing for the possible ...


50-year-old leader of military's proxy party shot dead in Pindaya Township

SHAN STATE, Myanmar - According to local sources, the vice-chair of a local branch of the Union Solidarity and Development ...


NAB law amendment will protect white-collar criminals, destroy the country

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The incumbent rulers should be imprisoned for "shamelessly" amending the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) laws, according to ...


Airlines association demands withdrawal from European Commission's air safety list

KATHMANDU, Nepal - The Airlines Operators Association Nepal, an umbrella organization for private airlines, threatened to halt all services beginning ...


Vietnam environmental activist facing prison term after arrest

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. State Department has called upon Vietnam to release environmental advocate Nguy Thi Khanh, adding that the ...


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