The Islami Sangh Nepal (ISN), a Kathmandu-based organization is under the scanner of Indian intelligence agencies for allegedly providing sanctuary to fugitive Indian terrorists. Two of the fugitives are involved in blasts and terrorist activities in cities, including Delhi, Ahmedabad and Mumbai.
A Canadian aviation expert has joined the probe body in Nepal to investigate into the plane crash of US-Bangla Airlines that was manufactured in Canada. The Civil Aviation Authority, Bangladesh is sending the black box of the aircraft to Bombardier in Canada to decode it and decide whether a technical glitch or human error caused the crash.
The Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police arrested some staffer of Nepal Credit and Commerce Bank (NCCB) for their alleged involvement in embezzling around Rs. 2 billion during bank merger with Apex Development Bank.
Russian military and the Syrian government are extending a cease-fire in Damascus' rebel-held suburbs as long as it takes to allow all the civilians to leave the area. Thousands of civilians emerged from Hamouria and other towns to escape the onslaught on Thursday, the largest single-day exodus of civilians in Syria's civil war.