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December 13, 2018 18:00 pm

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Dahal calls on Doval in New Delhi

September 7, 2018 15:28 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal, who is currently on a four-day official visit to India, has met with Ajit Doval, National Security Advisor to the Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi.

KATHMANDU, July 31: CPN Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has said that the bilateral mechanism was working actively to bring into effect the commitments and pacts between Nepal and India for mutual cooperation.

KATHMANDU, July 31: The government has decided to send an eight-member delegation led by joint-secretary Rabi Shankar of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies to India to participate in the first meeting being held for reviewing the Nepal-India Trade Treaty, which was last revised in October 2009.

KATHMANDU, July 21: Nepal and Rwanda have established formal bilateral diplomatic relations today. With this, the number of countries with which Nepal has diplomatic ties has reached 161.

KATHMANDU, July 19: Nepal and India have agreed to address the difficulties faced by various Indian-funded projects in Nepal to ensure their timely completion.

KATHMANDU, June 27: Works on two important hydropower projects -- West Seti and Budhigandaki-- have failed to gain momentum despite the government commitment to harness hydropower potentials by building reservoir-based plants.

KATHMANDU, Mar 5: Prime Minister of Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has arrived in Kathmandu on a two-day official visit on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 29: CPN (UML) chair and former Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has opined for maintaining the bilateral relations with neighbours on the basis of necessity and new principles instead of past practice.

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: Nepal has established diplomatic relations with Benin on Tuesday.

Interreflection of bilateral friendship

January 23, 2018 10:28 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: The Interreflection-Nepal-Korea International Art Exchange Exhibition kicked off on Saturday at Nepal Art Council, Babermahal with the aim to promote cultural interaction between Nepal and Korea. The five-day art exhibition features 19 artists each from both the countries.

KATHMANDU, Dec 30: Nepal and Burkina Faso established formal bilateral diplomatic relations today. Ambassador Durga Prasad Bhattarai, Permanent Representative of Nepal to the United Nations, and Ambassador Yemdaogo Eric Tiare, Permanent Representative of Burkina Faso to the United Nations signed a Joint Communiqué to this effect at a brief ceremony at the Permanent Mission of Nepal to the United Nations in New York, this morning.

NEW DELHI, August 24: Bilateral talks between Nepal's Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, who is on a five-day state visit to India, and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi have begun at Indian PM's office Hyderabad Building this afternoon.

KATHMANDU, July 14: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Government of Nepal and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Australia on establishment of bilateral consultation mechanism has been signed in Australian capital city, Canberra, on Friday.

KATHMANDU, June 20: The 11th meeting of the Joint Consultation Mechanism between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Nepal and the People's Republic of China held here Tuesday reviewed the status of Nepal-China relations and assessed the progress made in the implementation of agreements/MoUs reached between the two sides in the past.

KATHMANDU, June 10: The Nepal-Bangladesh Youth Conference-2017 kicked off here from Saturday.

NEW DELHI, April 18: President Bidya Devi Bhandari, who is in New Delhi for a 5-day state visit to India, has expressed her confidence that the bilateral ties would be strengthened further through her visit.

KATHMANDU, April 12: Nepal and India have agreed to expedite the process to ensure early completion of all bilateral economic and development cooperation projects by providing required facilities and addressing the difficulties that may surface in the phase of implementation.

KANCHANPUR, March 11: The Indian side had dishonored a bilateral agreement by destroying an under-construction culvert near the Nepal-India border in Kanchanpur district inviting the conflict that led to the death of a Nepali on Thursday, it has been learnt.

KATHMANDU, Feb 14: Nepal and Belgium have agreed on establishing a bilateral consultation mechanism between the foreign ministries of the two countries and having parliamentary friendship groups.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Nepal-India Joint Working Group (JWG) and Joint Steering Committee (JSC) meetings are beginning in Kathmandu from Monday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 27: Arguing that the current constitution does not deter our country from holding elections, CPN-UML Secretary Yogesh Bhattarai has said that his party is always in favor of elections.

KATHMANDU, Oct 21: Nepal and the Republic of Korea (RoK) held the 3rd bilateral consultation meeting between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of the Government of Nepal and RoK in Kathmandu on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: Nepal has requested the US to increase investment in promoting trade between the two countries.

GOA (India), Oct 17: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal held a meeting with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on Sunday evening and discussed the bilateral issues.

KATHMANDU, Sept 14: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that his four-day India visit will focus on bolstering ties between the two countries.

KATHMANDU, Aug 21: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal is scheduled to hold bilateral talks with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in the Indian capital New Delhi on September 16.

KATHMANDU, Aug 18: Chinese Primier Li Keqiang has emphasized the need for political stability in Nepal for its sustainable economic and social development.

JHAPA, Aug 11: Nepal is losing an opportunity to turn bilateral trade with Bangladesh in its favor with each passing year.

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: Nepal Chamber of Commerce (NCC) on Wednesday organized an interaction with a visiting Chinese delegation bilateral trade and new investment avenues in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, June 29: The Nepal-Japan Bilateral Consultation Meeting participated by the high officials of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of both countries has concluded here today.