NEW DELHI, May 5: Officials in India’s capital imposed a special tax of 70% on retail liquor purchases from Tuesday, to deter large gatherings at stores as authorities ease a six-week lockdown imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

NEW DELHI, March 5: India shut all primary schools in the capital New Delhi until the end of March on Thursday and imposed new restrictions on travel from Italy and South Korea as part of efforts to fight the spread of the coronavirus.

Bollywood actor Taapsee Pannu on Saturday blasted a social media user who targeted her for casting vote in Delhi Assembly elections even after shifting to Mumbai for work.

NEW DELHI, Dec 13: Violent clashes erupted in Delhi between police and thousands of university students on Friday over the enactment of a contentious new citizenship law, with the unrest leading Japan’s prime minister to cancel a planned visit to India.

KATHMANDU, Nov 4: In view of the worsening air quality in Delhi, environmentalists in the country have urged the stakeholders for timely measures to prevent a similar level of pollution in Kathmandu.

After securing tax-free status in Bihar, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, and Gujarat, Hrithik Roshan-starrer 'Super 30', which is roaring at the box office, was on Wednesday declared tax free in the national capital. Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi, Manish Sisodia, announced the news on his Twitter and said the film will inspire students and teachers in the region.

NEW DELHI, July 7: In this teeming capital city of more than 20 million people, a worsening drought is amplifying the vast inequality between India’s rich and poor.

NEW DELHI, May 12: Voters in Delhi and elsewhere in India’s north lined up early on Sunday to cast their ballots in the second-to-last round of a seven-phase general election, with the opposition seeking a united stand to deny Prime Minister Narendra Modi a second term.

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FEB 12: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

February 12, 2019 18:00 pm

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KATHMANDU, Dec 12 : Deputy Prime Minister and Health Minister Upendra Yadav said on Wednesday that Nepal has achieved notable progress in the realization of the goals related to child and maternal health under the framework of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).

NEW DELHI, Nov 30: Over a 100,000 farmers across India are marching towards the capital city of Delhi Thursday and Friday to demand debt waivers and a solution to the agrarian crisis. They are organized by the Communist Party of India (Marxist) with the support of All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee (AIKSCC, All India Farmers’ Resistance Coordination Committee), which is comprised of around 200 organizations.

DELHI, Oct 11: A primary school in India is being slammed for subjecting children to an “apartheid” regime amid allegations it is separating Muslims from Hindus during classes.

Dahal’s Delhi drift

October 4, 2018 01:30 am

At this point of time, Pushpa Kamal Dahal is seeking New Delhi’s support to ascend to power, while New Delhi is seeking Dahal’s support to minimize China’s influence in Nepal

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.

In an early morning raid at a hotel in central Delhi, the Delhi Police Wednesday rescued 39 women trafficked from Nepal.

KATHMANDU, July 23: A seven-member national table tennis team has left for India for a month-long training course in New Delhi in preparation of the upcoming 18th Asian Games that is scheduled to be held from August 18 to September 2 in Jakarta, Indonesia.

NEW DELHI, July 9: India's Supreme Court has rejected a petition seeking to overturn the death sentences of four men convicted of the 2012 gang rape and murder of a student in Delhi.

KATHMANDU, July 8: Buddha Air has received permission from Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) to operate scheduled flights to New Delhi from Nepalgunj. The privately-owned carrier had applied to CAAN, seeking permission for fight operation on June 23.

If you have ever been to Delhi in India, you know there are two things that one cannot afford to miss in this beautiful place – its rich heritage and its delicious mouth watering food. Delhi is the melting pot of various cultures and traditions and this makes the food culture of this city unique and intriguing.

If you have ever been to Delhi in India, you know there are two things that one cannot afford to miss in this beautiful place – its rich heritage and its delicious mouth watering food. Delhi is the melting pot of various cultures and traditions and this makes the food culture of this city unique and intriguing.

NEPALGUNJ, June 5: Buddha Air has officially announced that it would start scheduled flights between Nepalgunj and New Delhi from March 1, 2019.

BIRATNAGAR, May 29: A week has passed since the Indian government announced to shut down the Indian embassy’s camp office in Biratnagar but it has made no efforts to do so. Officials at the camp office said they have yet to be officially informed about the closure decision by their government.

Delhi Daredevils defeated Mumbai Indians by 11 runs to knock the defending champions out of IPL 2018.

KATHMANDU, May 18: Delhi Daredevils has beaten Chennai Super Kings by 34 runs in 52nd match of ongoing Indian premier League on Friday held at Delhi.

KATHMANDU, May 18: Delhi Daredevils has set a target of 163 runs for Chennai Super Kings in the 52nd match of ongoing Indian Premier League at Delhi today.

KATHMANDU, May 13: Nepal’s teenage sensation Sandeep Lamichhane was handed his first cap by Delhi Daredevils in their twelfth match of ongoing Indian Premier League 2018 in their home-ground Feroz Shah Kotla against Royal Challengers Bangalore. Lamichhane received the IPL debut cap by Daredevils coach and Australian legend Ricky Ponting.

Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers came to the rescue of Royal Challengers Bangalore to seal five-wicket win over bottom-placed Delhi Daredevils in IPL 2018 at the Ferozeshah Kotla ground

KATHMANDU, May 13: Delhi Daredevils has set a target of 182 runs for Royal Challengers Banglore in the 45th match of ongoing Indian Premier League at Delhi on Saturday.

A 176-run stand between Shikhar Dhawan and skipper Kane Williamson took 2016 IPL champions Sunrisers Hyderabad to victory, leaving Rishabh Pant’s 128 not out for Delhi Dardevils in vain in an Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 matcha

KATHMANDU, May 10: The youngest left-hand batsman, Rishabh Pant, 20, led Delhi Daredevil's to set the target of 188 runs in a home ground for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 42nd match in Indian Premier League at Delhi.

Sunrisers Hyderabad were boosted by Alex Hales’ 45 and Yusuf Pathan’s aggressive 27* helped Kane Williamson’s side beat Delhi Daredevils by seven wickets and go on top of the points table.

Rishabh Pant smashed 69 off 29 balls to set up Daredevils total and Rajasthan Royals were caught four runs short in the rain-hit game despite Jos Buttler’s racy half-century.

Chennai Super Kings were clinical with the bat and ball as the table-toppers defeated bottom-placed Delhi Daredevils in Indian Premier league (IPL) 2018 at Pune on Monday.

KATHMANDU, April 30: Delhi Daredevils has to chase the target of 212 runs presented by Chennai Super Kings in the 30th match of Indian Premier League at Pune.

NEW DELHI, April 28: The 'Bombay school of batting' is something most in Indian cricket circles would swear by to produce results. What transpired at Feroz Shah Kotla on Friday night, however, was two young batsmen regarded as the torchbearers of batting in Mumbai, defying the no-nos in the book of the purists to ignite some hope in Delhi Daredevils camp to get on a roll.

KATHMANDU, April 23: Kings XI Punjab has set the144 runs target for Delhi Daredevils in the 22nd match of Indian Premier League at Delhi.

KATHMANDU, April 23: Delhi Daredevils has won the toss and elected to bat first in the 22nd match, Indian Premier League at Delhi.

KATHMANDU, April 23: Bruised and battered after a string of defeats, Delhi Daredevils find themselves in a 'familiar' situation as they seek home comfort against a Chris Gayle-inspired Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League today.

AB De Villiers overshadowed Rishabh Pant’s 48-ball 85 to lift Royal Challengers Bangalore to fifth in the IPL 2018 points table. Delhi Daredevils remain at the bottom.

INDIA, April 17: Kolkata Knight Riders defeated the Delhi Daredevils by 71 runs in the Indian Premier League match at Eden Gardens on Monday.

PM Oli departed from New Delhi

April 8, 2018 18:39 pm

KATHMANDU, April 8: Concluding his three-day official state visit of India, prime minister KP Sharma Oli has departed for home on Sunday evening.

Delhi musings

April 8, 2018 02:00 am

Unless we grow in a real sense with solid infrastructures, home productions and competent systems our pride will remain hollow

KATHMANDU, April 7: Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli, who reached New Delhi on Friday on a three-day state visit, is scheduled to hold key bilateral meetings with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, March 31: A Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) Airbus 320 bound for Kathmandu from Dubai had to be diverted from its course and make an emergency landing at Indira Ghandi International Airport on Friday.

Nepali free health camp in New Delhi

February 21, 2018 12:50 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: The CA Nepal Students’ Union, India and Nepal Tarun Dal, Uttar Bharat in association with Yashoda Super Speciality Hospital, Ghaziabad organized a free health check-up program on the occasion of Democracy Day, at the IRS Building Laxminagar, in New Delhi of India on February 18.

KATHMANDU, Feb 8: Delhi Daredevils has lauded the performance of Nepali youth cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane against Namabia at the ICC World Cricket League Division Two underway at Windhoek in Namibia on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 27: Nepal’s sole cricketer to appear in the Indian Premier League (IPL), Sandeep Lamichhane was auctioned in his base price of for Rs.20 lacs.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27:  A high level delegation led by Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) Managing Director Kulman Ghising has left for New Delhi to renew power procurement deal.

KATHAMNDU, Nov 26: Nepal’s import of electricity from India has been reduced owing to measures taken by India to tackle New Delhi’s air pollution.