BEIJING, July 11: Chinese President Xi Jinping has promised a massive financial package of loans and aid to Middle Eastern nations, aimed at boosting the region's economy and stability, while US influence in the region is seemingly fading.

KATHMANDU, June 6: Argentina made a last minute cancellation in its final friendly game against Israel at the Teddy Kollek Stadium in Jerusalem on June 9, a 'disastrous day' for the Arab states including Palestinians in its history.

RUKUM, April 29: A large number of people of Jaidhune ward no 7 of Sanibheri Rural Municipality were busy showering their blessings to a young couple who were about to tie the knot a few days ago. However, the couple's red letter day could not be as special as expected. Soon, the smiling faces started shedding tears.

GULMI, April 19: Minister for Labour and Employment, Gokarna Bista, said the government wants to move forward with a new approach to achieve 'prosperity with social justice'.

KATHMANDU, April 5: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that the planned unification between UML and CPN (Maoist Center) would be finalized soon after he returns from India visit.

The void in the middle

March 17, 2018 01:18 am

B757 was popular because of the combination of brute takeoff power topped by versatility and economics of operation with sleek architecture.

SIRAHA, March 9: There is a small village to the south-east of Siraha Municipality known as Sukhchaina. To the west of this village lies Muslim settlements called Nawatoli and Madar while Dhanuk Tole is to the north of the village. The southern part of it is attached with the Indian border. In the middle of these settlements runs the Rishi Brick Factory.

SIRAHA, March 9:  There is a small village to the south-east of Siraha Municipality known as Sukhchaina. To the west of this village lies Muslim settlements called Nawatoli and Madar while Dhanuk Tole is to the north of the village. The southern part of it is attached with the Indian border. In the middle of these settlements runs the Rishi Brick Factory.

Middle East-Main Challenges and Risks in 2018

KATHMANDU, Feb 14: A day after agreeing to rotate the party leadership, UML Chairman KP Oli and CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Tuesday decided to resolve other contentious issues pertaining to the planned left unity on the basis of consensus.

Making it the Middle Eastern way

September 1, 2017 14:12 pm

You may be using familiar meats, vegetables, and starches but the taste of your kitchen has the potential of being completely different on any given day. It is indeed surprising what you can do with the same old spices and condiments. As we have learnt all it takes is a little twist in the techniques and a will to try on new recipes. So this time around, The Week is bringing to you some flavors from the Middle East. Jeetendra Rawal, chef at Privé by Level 3, helps introduce as well as break down the essentials for the cuisine.

China card for Middle East

August 2, 2017 00:30 am

What Middle East requires is a new framework for diplomacy—one with the strong backing from China.

Middle East burning

July 10, 2017 00:15 am

Qatar isn’t Saudi Arabia’s problem. Saudis are rather using external enemies to divert attention from domestic problems

Middle East threat to gas exports

June 12, 2017 00:05 am

Middle East threat to gas exports

Infographics: Middle East threat to gas exports

U.S. President Donald Trump said in Israel on Monday he came away from a weekend visit to Saudi Arabia with new reasons for hope that peace and stability could be achieved in the Middle East.

On his first trip as U.S defense secretary to parts of the Middle East and Africa, Jim Mattis will focus on the fight against Islamic State and articulating President Donald Trump's policy toward Syria, officials and experts say.

Data as middle ground

April 4, 2017 00:30 am

The cost-benefit analysis provides a vital, independent injection of data on which sound decisions can be based.

A brave mum-to-be posed for these stunning maternity snaps in the middle of dramatic storms.

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: Qatar Airways said Monday it had been honored with the title of Best Middle Eastern Airline for the 11th consecutive time at this year’s TTG Travel Awards ceremony.

MANILA, Sept 21: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has launched a profanity-filled tirade against the European Union, in his latest riposte to international criticism of the rising death toll in his brutal crackdown on crime.

Qatar, July 24: The 5th Middle East Regional Conference of Non-residential Nepalese Association (NRNA) concluded with a 13-point declaration on Friday.