Chinese Ambassador to Nepal, Chen Song, has been making headlines in Nepal over the past few days. On September 2, the envoy reportedly stated, “India’s policy towards Nepal and other neighbors is not friendly and not beneficial to Nepal.

As the first Ambassador of the Republic of Kosovo to the People's Republic of Bangladesh, I followed the developments and general trends in other South Asian countries as well, since we do not have diplomatic relations with neighboring countries of Bangladesh. One of these countries is Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: A prominent American scholar of international relations John J. Mearsheimer has suggested Nepal to stay neutral and have a good relation with both India and China for its security and stability as the relations between these two regional powers is souring over territorial disputes in Galwan Valley and other territory in Line of Actual Control (LAC) in recent months.

DELHI, July 30: China warned on Thursday that a “forced decoupling” of its economy with India, following a Himalayan border clash last month that killed 20 Indian soldiers, would hurt both countries.

Age of anger

June 6, 2020 19:05 pm

“If you have pissed them off, you have commanded their attention”, seems to be the settled wisdom of our time. Liberal restraint is out of vogue while instigating anger is the new fad. Though somewhat reprehensible tactic and mentally exhausting, it is shrewd. But it has its limitations.

KATHMANDU, Aug 15: Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali has said that Nepal and India should focus on new projects, dropping joint projects that have not gathered pace even after a long time.

Excuse to reconnect

June 19, 2019 08:00 am

From faraway I see you appreciating my works Don't know what is left in between to keep in touch I wonder is it the unsaid love that you've for me in your heart Nor I find no clue why are you appreciating as we have differentiated our paths.

ISLAMABAD, May 23: Pakistan has signaled a willingness to open peace talks with India as Prime Minister Narendra Modi appears set to return to power in New Delhi after an election fought in the shadow of renewed confrontation between the nuclear-armed enemies.

KATHMANDU, May 16: The Honorary Consul General of Italy in Kathmandu Pratima Pande has said that she had put all her efforts to further bolster Nepal-Italy ties.

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KATHMANDU, Nov 15: Foreign affairs advisor to the Prime Minister, Dr Rajan Bhattarai, has committed to moving ahead by maintaining friendly relations with both the Northern and Southern neighbors.

Amusing relation

November 5, 2018 10:45 am

I met some 60 people during the family function last week. My mom introduced me to a quarter of them, and my granddad introduced me to the other half of the crowd. The remaining lot asked who I was. That’s how I added those many faces in my mind, all in one day. I don’t remember their names individually nor do I recall how they are related. Some of them had interesting stories to tell about me. The kid they had seen years back who was all grown now. It was a fun conversation with some knowing about their experiences and their life tales and with some I wanted to take a rain check the moment they started talking.

DHANUSHA, Oct 17: Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport, Raghubir Mahaseth has said that the relations between Nepal and India were deep-rooted.

LONDON, July 24: The 11th anniversary of a leading online news portal—was celebrated amidst a colourful ceremony in London on Sunday (23rd July).

JANAKPUR, May 11: In a joint press meet, PM KP Sharma Oli and visiting Indian PM Narendra Modi launched the Ramayan Pilgrim Circuit from the temple's premises.

KATHMANDU, April 22: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has stressed the need of making relations among neighbors friendly by ending all-types of differences seen among the SAARC member countries.

KATHMANDU, April 16: Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Gywali has said that the government gives high priority on amicable and evenhanded relation with the neighboring countries.

KATHMANDU, Mar 29: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has stated that the government should have maintained diplomatic relations with neighbors for the prosperity of the nation.

Nepal-Japan relation historic

March 29, 2018 14:02 pm

KATHMANDU, March 29: Culture expert Satya Mohan Joshi has pointed out historic relations of art and culture between Nepal and Japan, who he said share similar culture and religion to some extent.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: President Bidhya Devi Bhandari and Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj haave meet on Friday afternoon at Presidential residence, Shital Niwas.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Speaking to the media after meeting with Sushma Swaraj, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, chairperson of CPN (Maoist Center) said that the two discussed on further strengthening Indo-Nepal relations.

KASKI, July 24: A friendly relation has been established between two places in Tanahu district known as model destinations of ecological tourism-Bandipur and Dhampus with a view to promoting tourism in  both places .

KATHMANDU, June 25: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) held a discussion with the high level security officials on how smooth the security situation was for the June 28 election of the local level for the second round.

KATHMANDU, May 23: A photo exhibition ‘Black Line – Sacred landscapes of Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta’ will be held on Thursday and Friday at Siddhartha Gallery, Babar Mahal to mark the 30th Anniversary of Colombia-Nepal diplomatic relationship.

KATHMANDU, May 1: Industrialists and trade union leaders are hopeful that the endorsement of Labor Bill and Social Security Bill by the parliament will improve relation between employers and employees.

KATHMANDU, Nov 2: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said the Indian President's visit to Nepal would further strengthen the bilateral relations between the two countries.

Nepal-India relation has improved: Rae

October 5, 2016 19:10 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Indian Ambassador to Nepal Ranjit Rae on Wednesday said that Nepal-India relation has reached a new height following high-level visits from both the countries.