Chinese National held while Trying to Enter Country from India-Nepal Border in Maharajganj District, UP

A Chinese national was arrested while attempting to enter the country via the Indian-Nepal border in Maharajganj’s Sonouli, Uttar Pradesh Police said on Sunday. Police said that while they had a valid visa for India, the entry of foreign nationals from the Indo-Nepal border is prohibited as a result of […]

Flipkart MSMEs can now sell in Nepal: E-tailer partners with Sastodeal to allow cross-border trade

Trade, import and export for MSMEs; registered on Flipkart can now sell their products abroad as well as the home-grown e-commerce platform that has entered into an agreement to allow cross-border trade. Partnering with Sastodeal, an e-commerce company in Nepal, Flipkart will create cross-border trade opportunities for lakhs of sellers […]

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 […]

Illegal activities of Nepal PM IT consultant Get government amnesty: Source

Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s IT consultant, Asgar Ali has been executing “illegal business” ranging from collecting information illegally to hacking news portals, all done taking advantage of the closeness to the ailing PM, says a report., citing security sources, said activities like data hoarding by people like […]

Kathmandu Valley to be set under a week-long restriction amid surge in COVID-19 cases

Kathmandu Valley will be placed under week-long restrictions starting Wednesday as Coronavirus cases surge in the region, local authorities confirmed on Tuesday. After a meeting of Chief Administration Officers from Kathmandu, Lalitpur, and Bhaktapur this evening, authorities decided to impose restriction which will remain in place till August 26. Kathmandu […]