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 […]

Nepal as ‘Equal’ as viewed in a Gushing 65th year of relations: China

China’s top leadership led by President Xi Jinping on Saturday hailed the continuing growth of Sino-Nepal friendship, saying that Beijing has always treated Kathmandu fairly in the light of New Delhi’s disquiet over the increasing relations of its smaller South Asian neighbor to the Middle Kingdom. Exchanging congratulatory messages with […]

China’s involvement with Nepal, seeking to keep KP Oli-led government afloat: Sources

China is interfering in Nepal’s internal politics through its embassy and making efforts to keep the embattled Prime Minister KP Oli’s government afloat, sources reported to Zee media on Tuesday. Sources have warned that Chinese Ambassador to Nepal, Hou Yanqi, has held many meetings with dissident leaders of Nepal, including […]