KATHMANDU, Dec 22: The Millennium Challenge Account-Nepal (MCA- Nepal) has clarified that the US government has been providing a compact grant for infrastructure developments in Nepal through the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) and has appealed for timely ratification of the MCC Compact.

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: Visiting US Assistant Secretary for Indo-Pacific Security Affairs, Randall G. Schriver, today called on Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence Ishwor Pokhrel, urging later to be positive towards the 'Indo Pacific Strategy'.

KATHMANDU, Dec 5: Visiting United States' Assistant Secretary of Defense for Indo-Pacific Security Affairs Randall G. Schriver held separate meetings with Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali and Chief of the Army Staff Purna Chandra Thapa on Thursday.