KATHMANDU, May 24: Ambassador of Brazil to Nepal Maria Teresa Mesquita Pessoa visited Kanjirowa National Secondary School on Thursday to share her experiences with the students.

KATHMANDU, May 10: The government has extended the term of Nepali ambassador to the US, Arjun Kumar Karki. His four-year term expired earlier this week.

COLOMBO, April 24: The U.S. had no prior knowledge of the Easter bombings in Sri Lanka that killed over 350 people, the American ambassador said Wednesday, despite local claims that foreign officials had been warned an attack was looming.

Beyond statement

February 17, 2019 02:00 am

Dahal’s bid to support another parasitic and decaying communist regime is not based on heartfelt belief of global communist solidarity. It is rather a matter of political expediency

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: Minister for Foreign Affairs, Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, and US Ambassador to Nepal, Randy Berry, have jointly launched a training series on English and operational skills for tourist police, immigration officers and tourism officials.

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: United States Ambassador to Nepal Randy Berry skipped a diplomatic briefing to the foreign diplomats based in Kathmandu hosted by the government on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Nepal's ambassador to Australia, Lucky Sherpa has refuted the ongoing rumors in the media regarding her fate. Speaking with the media, ambassador Sherpa said that she has been bearing unnecessary torture by the ongoing rumors in the media.

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KATHMANDU, Dec 9: A meeting of the Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee (PHSC) is underway to conduct the hearing of the proposed ambassadors to India, Malaysia, Israel and the United Arab Emirates.

WASHINGTON, Dec 7 : President Donald Trump will nominate State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, two White House officials said on Thursday, tapping someone with no prior policy or political experience to deal with some of the world’s thorniest issues.

MoFA begins probe against envoy Sherpa

December 7, 2018 05:07 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 7: Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has started internal investigation into the alleged involvement of Nepal's ambassador to Australia Lucky Sherpa in human trafficking.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: Nepal’s ambassador to Australia Lucky Sherpa is facing an allegation of involvement in human trafficking, and the main opposition party Nepali Congress (NC) has demanded a government probe.

UAE Ambassador calls on CoAS Thapa

November 25, 2018 14:43 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 25: Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Nepal Saeed Hamdan Mohammad Al Naqbi called on Chief of the Army Staff (CoAS) Purna Chandra Thapa at the latter’s office, on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 5: Randy William Berry has been appointed as the new American ambassador to Nepal on Friday..

PM Oli attends banquet

October 1, 2018 12:56 pm

SAN JOSE, Oct 1: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Sunday attended a banquet hosted by Nepal's Non-Resident Ambassador to Costa Rica, Arjun Kumar Karki, in honour of Prime Minister Oli and Nepali delegation.

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Former Member of Parliament of India and cine artist Jaya Prada has been appointed the goodwill ambassador for the promotion of Nepal's tourism.

KATHMANDU, Sept 4: Nepal’s Ambassador to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Jhabindra Prasad Aryal has presented his Letters of Credence to His Majesty Abdullah II Ibn Al-Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan at Basman Palace amidst a grand ceremony on September 2.

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: Former ambassador to France, Keshab Jha has been found dead at his own residence in Babarmahal.

SAUDI ARABIA, Aug 6: Saudi Arabia announced Monday it was expelling the Canadian ambassador and had recalled its envoy while freezing business ties with Ottawa, over what it called "interference" in its internal affairs.

KATHMANDU, July 20 U.S Ambassador to Nepal, Alaina B. Teplitz has paid a farewell call on Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda'.

KATHMANDU, July 13: French Ambassador to Nepal, Yves Carmona, paid a farewell call on President Bidya Devi Bhandari.

The ambassador of Israel to Nepal, Benny Omer visited Kanjirowa National Secondary School on Sunday. He was invited as the Chief Guest of an interaction program organized on the occasion of Kanjirowa National Secondary School’s 20th-anniversary celebration.

Ambassador Pokharel presents credentials to Argentine Prez

BIRATNAGAR, June 18: British ambassador to Nepal, Richard Morris has said he would make efforts to make Biratnagar Metropolitan City a sister city of Britain.

KATHMANDU, May 29: Nepal national cricket team’s vice-captain Gyanendra Malla has been appointed as brand ambassador of eSewa, an online payment service provider. The one-year agreement was signed by president of F1 Soft International (promoter of eSewa) Bishwas Dhakal and cricketer Malla in Kathmandu on Monday.

KATHMANDU, May 10: Ambassador of European Union to Bangladesh Rensje Terrink has recalled 'Blockade' imposed by India after the Mega earthquake and constitution of Nepal issued on 2015.

Actor Pradeep Khadka has been appointed as the brand ambassador of Bradford Education Consultancy situated at New Baneshwar in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, April 29: Tourism entrepreneurs have proposed branding the Juphal-Dolpo trail as the 'Ambassador Trail' and promoting virgin, mountainous Dolpo of the Karnali region as a new tourist destination.

KATHMANDU, April 27: American Ambassador to Nepal Alaina B Teplitz has called on Minister for Education, Science and Technology Giriraj Mani Pokharel in the capital today.

WASHINGTON, April 14: Russia’s ambassador to the United States on Friday warned that there would be consequences for the U.S.-led military strikes on Syria, adding that it was not acceptable to insult Russia’s president.

KATHMANDU, April 12: TCL Air-con, the Chinese air conditioner brand, has appointed footballer Neymar Jr as its global brand ambassador.

APRIL 11: Russia's ambassador to Lebanon has said any US missiles fired at Syria would be shot down and the launch sites targeted, a step which could trigger a major escalation in the Syrian war.

Chinese ambassador praises Ilam tea

April 3, 2018 05:00 am

ILAM, April 3: Nepali organic tea is popular in many countries across the world. Within Nepal, some consider tea produced in Ilam as the best.

KATHMANDU, Mar 28: Japan's Ambassador to Nepal, Masashi Ogawa, today called on Minister for Forest and Environment, Shakti Bahadur Basnet.

KATHMANDU, March 13: Bangladeshi Ambassador to Nepal Mashfee Binte Shams called on President Bidya Devi Bhandari at the Office of the President in Sheetal Niwas today.

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: Pakistani Ambassador to Nepal Dr Mazhar Javed has said that his country attaches top priority to its relations with Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Feb 10: Celebrity chef Rick Stefan, the director of Kitchens SAT, has been appointed as Goodwill Ambassador of the 'Experience Nepal-Culture and Cuisines' campaign, on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Nepal's Ambassador to the United Kingdom, Dr Durga Bahadur Subedi, has been appointed as the non-resident ambassador to Malta.

KATHMANDU, Jan 30: Popular hair stylist Neel Davi has been appointed as brand ambassador of Brillare Science of Nepal, the authorized dealer of Brillare Science of India that sells and promotes vegan natural cosmetics.

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Qatar Airways organized the 'Annual Ambassador Barbeque lunch 2018' for the sixth consecutive year in Gokarna Resort on Tuesday. Issuing a statement, the Doha-based carrier said that the event was organized to brief the guess about the latest development of Qatar Airways.

ILAM, Jan 14: Ambassador of India to Nepal, Manjeev Singh Puri has said that he would take initiatives for setting up an immigration office at east Pashupatinagar of Ilam.

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Ambassador of Nepal to the Republic of Austria, Prakash Kumar Suvedi, presented his Letters of Credence to Dr Alexander Van der Ballen, the Federal President of Austria, amidst an official ceremony held at the President's Office, Hofburg Palace in Vienna, on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Friday appointed Ambassador Rishiram Ghimire as the non-resident Ambassador to Belarus. He is the ambassador to Russia.

KATHMANDU, Dec 18: Japanese Ambassador to Nepal, Masashi Ogawa, paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba.

Swiss ambassador at Kanjirowa

December 14, 2017 09:48 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: Swiss ambassador to Nepal, Jorg Frieden, paid a visit to Kanjirowa National Secondary School during a special program organized at the college premises in Koteshwar. On the occasion, Kapildev Regmi, board of directors at Kanjirowa, Mahendra Khanal, executive director, and Principal at Kanjirowa, Ranjita Thapa, felicitated Ambassador Frieden with a bouquet and khada (traditional Nepali shawl).

KATHMANDU, Nov 26:  Madan Krishna Shrestha and Hari Bansha Acharya popularly known as 'MaHa' are appointed as brand ambassador of Citizen Life Insurance Company.

KATHMANDU, Nov 7: Nepali Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Mahendra Prasad Singh Rajput on Monday submitted his letter of credence to Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud amid a special ceremony in Saudi Arabia's capital, Riyadh.

KATHMANDU, Oct 27: Pakistan's Ambassador for Nepal Mazhar Javed has insisted on the need of hosting the 19th SAARC Summit as soon as possible.

KATHMANDU, Oct 11: US Ambassador to Nepal, Aliana B Teplitz, has said that the clock is ticking for Nepali exporters and businesses to take advantage of the trade preference program offered by the US. Speaking at a workshop on ‘Enhancing Nepal-US Trade by Utilizing Trade Preference Program’ jointly organized by Pavilion Group and the US Embassy in Nepal, she said that the program enacted through Nepal Trade Preferences Act allowing preferential treatment for certain imports from Nepal to the US was ‘a good deal’ for the two countries toward further strengthening the economic ties.