India asks Nepal to stop ‘Illegal’ Citizen Movement in Kalapani area

India has asked Nepal to prohibit its citizens from “illegally” entering the Kalapani, Limpiyadhura, Lipulekh and Gunji Indian territories, according to local media sources. In a letter to the Nepali administration, an Indian official earlier this month said that Nepalese people in groups wanting to “illegally” enter into these Indian regions […]

Discussion between Indian officials and Nepal, over invasion in Tanakpur, Uttarakhand

Talks will be held between the Champawat district officials and the bordering Kanchanpur, Nepal, on the issue of the encroachment of Nepalese citizens on “no man’s land” near the Indo-Nepal border in Tanakpur, said Lokeshwar Singh, Superintendent of Police (SP), Champawat. The official further said that the concerned authorities in […]

India halts Refined Imports of Palm Oil; Nepal’s Palm Oil Refiners Affected

Nepal’s edible oil refiners have all but stopped buying crude palm oil amid growing domestic stockpiles after India’s top buyer suspended most of the country’s refined oil imports, industry officials told Reuters.   India revoked 39 oil import licenses in May to delay duty-free shipments from neighbouring nations, crippling Nepal’s […]