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Nepal looking at the Taiwan issue closely, supporting one-China policy

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Nepal says it is closely monitoring the recent Taiwan issue and remains committed to the one-China policy.Sewa ...

After consecutive high-level Chinese visits, Nepal reciprocates

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Dr. Narayan Khadka, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will be in China from August 9 to 11.According to ...

5 Die as Militants Attack Indian Army Post in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, INDIA - Militants attacked an Indian army post in the disputed Kashmir region on Thursday, killing three soldiers, while ...

Nepal Foreign Minister Khadka holds bilateral talks with his Chinese counterpart

Kathmandu [Nepal], August 11 (ANI): Nepal's Foreign Affairs Minister Narayan Khadka held a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi ...

India, Bangladesh hold second tri-services staff talks to strengthen defence engagements

New Delhi [India], August 10 (ANI): India and Bangladesh held the second Tri-services Staff Talks (TSST) here on Wednesday to ...

Nepal battles 'Twindemic' as swine flu wreaks havoc amid rising Covid cases

Kathmandu [Nepal], August 10 (ANI): Amid soaring COVID-19 infections in Nepal, numerous cases of H1N1 virus, also known as swine ...

Torrential rains paralyze lives of people in Nepal

Lalitpur [Nepal], August 10 (ANI): Amid a spell of heavy rains in Nepal, several areas of Kathmandu valley got inundated ...

Nepal: Property worth millions gutted in blaze at factory in Kathmandu

Kathmandu [Nepal], August 10 (ANI): A blaze occured at a shoe factory in Nepal's Kathmandu on Wednesday and destroyed property ...

Former cricketer Scott Styris would not be surprised if Hardik Pandya leads Team India in T20Is in future

New Delhi [India], August 10 (ANI): Former New Zealand Cricketer Scott Styris said that Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya has the ...

Thailand denies reports of ex-Lankan Prez Gotabaya seeking asylum

Colombo [Sri Lanka], August 10 (ANI): Thailand has denied reports that former Sri Lanka President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has sought asylum ...

"China encourages Nepal to live luxuriously with it on loan", "alarm bell" for another debt trap

Beijing [China], August 10 (ANI): China has been consistently endeavouring to expand its influence in Nepal, analysts said amid fears ...

At 75, India's Kashmir Challenge Shifts Foreign Policy Focus

srinagar, india - For decades, India has tried to thwart Pakistan in a protracted dispute over Kashmir, the achingly beautiful ...

The 'Bridge' to Kashmir is almost ready

New Delhi [India] August 10 (ANI): For the first time ever since independence, Srinagar will be linked to the rest ...

Chenab Bridge Golden Joint all set to be launched on August 13

New Delhi [India] August 10 (ANI): For the first time ever since independence, Srinagar will be linked to the rest ...

HP: CM Thakur attends Raksha Bandhan programme in Shimla

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], August 10 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Wednesday attended a programme in ...

Bangladesh's foreign reserves are good, won't see repeat of Lankan crisis: Power Minister

By Ashoke RajNew Delhi [India], August 10 (ANI): Amid raging protests against skyrocketing fuel prices, the Bangladesh government has asserted ...

Bangladesh: Imports through Benapole port affected by fuel price hike

Dhaka [Bangladesh], August 10 (ANI): The sudden sharp rise in fuel prices in Bangladesh is affecting imports through the Benapole ...

Bangladesh Finance Minister warns developing nations of Chinese loans strapped with debt-trap

Dhaka [Bangladesh], August 10 (ANI): Warning developing countries of taking Chinese loans through its Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), Bangladesh's ...

Asia Album: Harvest season of pineapples in full swing in Bangladesh

© Provided by Xinhua DHAKA, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- The harvest season of pineapples is in full swing in Bangladesh, ...

U.S. dollar hits record high against Bangladeshi taka

© Provided by Xinhua Experts have stressed the need for curbing imports, boosting exports and inflow of remittances to minimize ...

Bangladesh refuses to become China's lackey despite being part of Belt and Roat initiative

Dhaka [Bangladesh], August 10 (ANI): Despite being part of China's Belt and Road Initiative and enjoying growth in trade and ...

US Special Envoy Stern to visit India, Nepal to advance human rights of LGBTQI persons

Washington [US], August 10 (ANI): US Special Envoy Envoy Jessica Stern will visit India and Nepal to advance the human ...

Bangladesh textile faces major challanges amid global recession

Dhaka [Bangladesh], August 10 (ANI): Bangladesh's textile industry is currently facing major challenges due to the global recession and inflation ...

Sri Lanka Seeks Delay in Chinese Ship Visit

Mumbai, India - Sri Lanka has asked China to defer the planned visit of a Chinese satellite tracking ship that ...

India gets an opening to regain influence in South Asia amid Sri Lanka crisis

Colombo [Sri Lanka], August 9 (ANI): Sri Lanka's economic crisis has resulted in a serious political and socio-economic impact on ...

Had I been chairman of selection committee, Shami would have been in Asia Cup squad: Krishnamachari Srikkanth

New Delhi [India], August 9 (ANI): Former Indian skipper and ex-chairman of the selection committee Krishnamachari Srikkanth said that had ...

Pakistan's trade deficit with neighbouring countries swells

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 9 (ANI): Pakistan is currently witnessing a deep trade deficit with neighbouring countries as the country's imports ...

NMCG chief appeals to leading educators to save water through rainwater harvesting

New Delhi [India], August 9 (ANI): The National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) has appealed to leading educators to work ...

China closes Potala Palace as Tibet sees first-ever COVID-19 outbreak

Beijing [China], August 9 (ANI): Following a recent outbreak of COVID-19 in the Himalayan region, Chinese authorities closed the famed ...

Jasprit Bumrah congratulates Kieron Pollard on his 600th T20 appearance

New Delhi [India], August 9 (ANI): Star Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah congratulated Kieron Pollard on his 600th T20 appearance on ...

NIA arrests two more accused in Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh case

New Delhi [India], August 9 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Sunday (August 7) arrested two Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) ...

Kieron Pollard becomes first cricketer to play 600 T20 matches

London [UK], August 9 (ANI): Former West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard became the first cricketer to play 600 T20 matches ...

Solid ties with China bring great benefits to Cambodia: expert

© Provided by Xinhua "Chinese aid and investment have played a very important role in supporting Cambodia's socio-economic development and ...

Odisha to introduce gender equality programme in over 20,000 govt schools

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], August 9 (ANI): With an aim to integrate a gender equity curriculum into the syllabus for students ...

Enhancing connectivity between India, Bangladesh via North East is important aspect of bilateral cooperation: Govt

New Delhi [India], August 8 (ANI): Enhancing comprehensive connectivity between India and Bangladesh through the North East is an important ...

Former Indian cricketer Manoj Prabhakar appointed as new head coach of Nepali Cricket Team

Kathmandu, [Nepal] August 8 (ANI): The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) on Monday announced former Indian cricketer Manoj Prabhakar as ...

India announce squad for Asia Cup 2022; Jasprit Bumrah ruled out due to injury

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 8 (ANI): The All-India Senior Selection Committee on Monday announced the 14-members squad for the upcoming ...

Does China have diabolic ambitions in Nepal?

Kathmandu, [Nepal] August 8 (ANI): Nepal, a landlocked country of some 29 million people, is located between two giant economies ...

Value of fake currency seized declined 80 pc since 2016-17, MoS Finance informs Parliament

New Delhi [India], August 8 (ANI): The value of counterfeit notes detected in the banking system has reduced from Rs ...

Mike Hankey appointed as new US Consul General in Mumbai

Mumbai [Maharashtra], August 8 (ANI): Mike Hankey, a senior foreign service officer was appointed as the new consul general of ...

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US, India to hold military exercise near disputed Chinese border

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. will participate in a joint military exercise in mid-October with India, less than 62 miles from ...

Japanese company in Myanmar plans expansion despite workers' criticism

YANGON, Myanmar - Honeys Holdings, a Japanese clothing retailer that manufactures much of its product line in Myanmar, has decided ...

Animal conservationists discover 'Sikkim Chheparo' for first time in Nepal

KATHMANDU, Nepal - In Nepal, the existence of another lizard species has been verified. The additional lizard species was discovered ...

Indian fighter jet draws interest, orders from nations worldwide

DELHI, India: India's defense ministry has said that the country has offered to sell 18 Tejas light single-engine jet combat ...

Bangladesh to send 600,000-800,000 migrant workers to Malaysia in six months

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - After almost four years, the Bangladesh High Commission in Malaysia on Tuesday welcomed the first group ...

Pakistan wins second gold at Commonwealth Games in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, UK - Arshad Nadeem was hailed by the entire country late Sunday for his outstanding performance in the Commonwealth ...

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