JANAKPUR, May 11: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his two-day official visit to Nepal from holy city of Janakpur on Friday morning stating that the visit is aimed at mending ties with Nepal through the revival of a strong cultural and religious ties that subsists between the two countries.

KATHMANDU, May 11: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said the Jayanagar-Janakpur railway has been expedited to enhance the connectivity between the two countries.

New Delhi, April 5: Actor Salman Khan was on Thursday sentenced to five years in jail and fined IRs 10, 000 after a Jodhpur court convicted him for the killing of two blackbucks in the two-decade-old poaching case.

KATHMANDU, Mar 27: India has agreed to provide Nepalis exchange facility of up to IRs 4,500 per person.

NRB bringing IRs 1b by Jan-end

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KATHMANDU, Jan 6: Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) is bringing in Indian Rs 1 billion from India to improve the supply of Indian currency which has worsened following the Indian government's November 8, 2016 decision to withdraw 1,000- and 500-rupee banknotes from circulation.

BIRGUNJ, Dec 27: A tanker driver was looted after he was shot on left leg by an unidentified gang in Raxaul of India on Tuesday morning.

MUMBAI, Dec 21: Actress Sunny Leone has shot down claims that she was offered IRs 4 million to perform live on her song "Laila main Laila" from superstar Shah Rukh Khan's film "Raees" at a New Year party.

Jewellery worth IRs 5.3 million was reported stolen from Bollywood actor Amir Khan’s house belonging to his wife Kiran Rao.

KATHMANDU, Nov 25: With cash stock of Indian currency with the Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) plunging in the wake of a ban on Rs 500 and Rs 1,000-denominated Indian currency banknotes carried out by India, the NRB has reduced the limit on Indian banknotes provided from its counters to individuals who seek their exchange services before going to India.

JALESHWOR: June 30: Armed Police Force (APF) has arrested a man on the charge of illegal transactions of Indian currency here in Jaleswor.