Nepal Expert Panel submits report to Government on border issues with India

An expert panel constituted by the Nepal government to gather historical evidence for backing the country’s claim over three strategically-important Indian areas of Kalapani, Lipulekh, and Limpiyadhura has submitted its report to Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, according to official sources here.   Nepal in May released the […]

China’s Draft Pact for Everest Height Announcement With Nepal, concern raised in India

A seemingly innocuous draft agreement between Nepal and China to re-measure the height of Mount Everest has sent alarm bells ringing within the Indian government, according to sources. A clause in the agreement that calls on Beijing and Kathmandu to collaborate jointly on ‘monitoring, mapping and geo-information management’ is at […]