Foreign Secretary Kwatra meets Nepal PM Prachanda in Kathmandu

Indian Embassy described Monday’s discussion as ‘productive’ and covering ‘various sectors, including economic and development cooperation’ Foreign Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra on February 13 met Nepal’s new Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ in Kathmandu. The meeting marked the first high-level interaction between India and Nepal since the new Left-dominated […]

India, Nepal agree to add 200 MW to Dhalkebar-Muzaffarpur transmission line

Nepal and India have inked an agreement to increase the power import and export capacity through the Dhalkebar-Muzaffarpur transmission line from 600 megawatts to 800 megawatts, authorities here said on Sunday. The agreement was reached at the Energy Secretary-level Joint Steering Committee (JSC) meeting in Mount Abu, Rajasthan, on Saturday, according to a press release issued by […]

Technology to boost agricultural productivity and sustainability In Bhutan

Bhutan has been working hard to use technology to modernise its agricultural industry. This includes putting new methods, devices, and technologies to use in order to boost the industry’s production and sustainability.  Precision agriculture, which uses cutting-edge technologies like GPS and drones to monitor crops and soil health, is one […]

Closure of Tiptala pass along Nepal-China border causing inconvenience to people in Taplejung

For the past three years, the Tiptala pass along the Nepal-China border’s Taplejung district has been blocked. According to EPardafas, the Tiptala pass closure has put a strain on the residents in border regions financially and caused inconvenience.  China shut down Tiptala Pass on the Nepal-China border three years ago […]