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Chiran Sharma

Chiran Sharma is associated with for the last seven years. He looks after the issues related to Nepali people living abroad.

Ex-Gurkhas break hunger strike as UK government agrees to hold talks with Nepal government

Published On: August 20, 2021 09:23 AM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

KATHMANDU, August 20: The British government has proposed talks with Nepal to address the demands of the agitating Gorkhas for equal pensions and rights.

NRNA 10th World Conference from October 23 to 25 in Kathmandu

Published On: July 18, 2021 11:44 AM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, July 18: The 10th World Conference of the Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) will be held in the fourth week of October.

UK Government sends 260 ventilators to Nepal

Published On: May 28, 2021 08:51 AM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, May 28: The Government of the United Kingdom has sent 260 ventilators and other medical supplies to Nepal.

Nearly 500-year-old Bhairav’s mask sold for Rs 7 million in Paris

Published On: December 11, 2020 01:03 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, Dec 11: A mask of the deity Bhairav that is nearly 500 years old has been sold for Rs 7 million in Paris, France. The mask’s manufacture is predicted to date between the 15th and 17th century. It has been sold for 50,000 euros which converts to Rs 7.1 million through an online auction.

Passengers traveling to Nepal stopped at Heathrow Airport after Qatar Airways refused to accept COVID-19 PCR report produced by NHS, UK (with video)

Published On: September 10, 2020 03:50 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, Sept 10: Shailendra Kumar Jha and his spouse from Rajbiraj of Nepal reached Heathrow International Airport in London on Wednesday to catch their scheduled flight to Nepal.

No Nepali died of COVID-19 in foreign countries last week

Published On: June 14, 2020 01:15 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

KATHMANDU, June 14: None of the Nepali nationals living in various foreign countries died due to COVID-19 last week.

128 Nepalis die of COVID-19 worldwide; 15,826 infected

Published On: May 31, 2020 11:00 AM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, May 31: As many as 128 Nepali nationals have died of the coronavirus diseases (COVID-19) worldwide as of Saturday evening. This data includes seven death cases in Nepal and 121 others in foreign countries

117 Nepalis die of COVID-19 throughout the world, 12,811 get infected so far

Published On: May 24, 2020 08:54 AM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, May 24: As many as 117 Nepali nationals living in different parts of the world have died as a result of coronavirus (COVID-19) infection as of Saturday evening.

78 Non-resident Nepalis die of COVID-19 worldwide: NRNA

Published On: May 10, 2020 12:56 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

KATHMANDU, May 10: A total of 78 Non-resident Nepalis have died due to coronavirus and 5,472 Nepalis have been diagnosed with the same disease as of Saturday evening, the Non-resident Nepali Association (NRNA) said on Sunday.

Fifth Nepali succumbs to COVID-19 infection in the United Kingdom

Published On: April 9, 2020 02:48 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, April 9: Nottingham-based Shiva Shrestha succumbed to COVID-19 infection on Wednesday, becoming the fifth Non-resident Nepali to die of the contagion in the past two weeks in the United Kingdom.

Pokhara airport to come into operation by December next year: Minister Bhattarai

Published On: November 4, 2019 02:45 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, Nov 4: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Bhattarai has said that the works of national pride projects have been executed faster than expected.

President, PM to address NRNA Global Conference in mid-October

Published On: September 30, 2019 04:30 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, Sept 30: Ninth Global Conference of Non-Resident Nepalese Association which is scheduled to be held in Kathmandu from October 15 to 17 will be inaugurated by President Bidya Devi Bhandari.

Nepali girl who made it to the Miss England finals raises over £10K

Published On: July 22, 2019 05:00 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

Miss England Finalist, Miss Pratishtha ‘Trish’ Raut has raised over 10,000 pounds to support various mental health charities in the UK as well as charities helping children worldwide.

Pratishtha ‘Trish’ Raut competing in the finale for ‘Miss England 2019’ title

Published On: July 15, 2019 06:00 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

The UK based Nepali girl, Pratishtha ‘Trish’ Raut has set her journey toward the final round of ‘Miss England 2019’.

PM Oli urges Nepali residing abroad to return home (with pics)

Published On: June 12, 2019 05:45 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

KATHMANDU, June 12: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has urged Nepali living abroad to wrap-up their business and return home.

In Pictures: Oli meets May

Published On: June 11, 2019 06:45 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, June 11: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has held a meeting with his British counterpart Theresa May on Tuesday.

British govt announces Rs 6 bln in relief package for ex-Gurkhas

Published On: March 7, 2019 10:07 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, March 7: The British government has announced a special relief package for the agitating ex-Gurkha soldiers on Thursday.

Limbu to lead NRN nat’l coordinator council, Malta

Published On: February 13, 2019 08:37 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, Feb 13: : Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRN)’s 80th National Coordinator Council has been formed under the chairmanship of Tej Bahadur Limbu in Malta.

Finance Minister Khatiwada visiting United Kingdom later this month

Published On: February 10, 2019 04:17 PM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

LONDON, Feb 10: Finance Minister Yubaraj Khatiwada is arriving in the United Kingdom on February 20.

NRNA decides to hold its ninth global conference in October 2019

Published On: January 12, 2019 10:56 AM NPT By: Chiran Sharma

A meeting of the NRNA International Coordination Committee held in the capital on Friday decided to hold the global conference from October 13 to 16.