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    US-Bangla pilot had ‘emotional breakdown’ before crash: probe panel

    Reuters . Kathmandu | Updated at 04:14pm on January 28, 2019

    The captain of a Bangladeshi aeroplane ‘seemed to have an emotional breakdown’ before a deadly crash last March, Nepali investigators said in a final report...

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    20 die as truck plunges into river in Nepal

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:15pm on December 15, 2018

    At least 20 people died when a truck carrying mourners returning from a funeral ritual plunged around 400 metres onto a river bank in central...

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    12 Asian nations adopt Kathmandu Declaration

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan on return from Kathmandu | Updated at 12:33am on November 18, 2018

    The sixth Ministerial Consultation of the 12-nation Colombo Process ended in Kathmandu Friday adopting a 27-point declaration with a call to the member states to...

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    India says to help Nepal build rail link to Kathmandu

    Reuters . Kathmandu | Updated at 01:00am on September 01, 2018

    India will help Nepal construct a rail link between capital Kathmandu and an Indian border town for smoother movement of passengers and cargo to the...

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    Dhaka for solar power grid among BIMSTEC nations

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:05am on September 01, 2018

    Bangladesh on Friday proposed introduction of solar power grid in the BIMSTEC countries and BIMSTEC Cruise on their sea routes. ‘Prime minister Sheikh Hasina made...

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    Hasina for expanding cooperation in BIMSTEC

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:05am on August 31, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday laid importance on expanding cooperation in BIMSTEC forum through the creation of free trade area, investment and energy collaboration,...

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    BIMSTEC Summit: Foreign ministers agree on projects worth $50b

    United News of Bangladesh . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:03pm on August 30, 2018

    In an ambitious plan to connect the member states of BIMSTEC, foreign ministers from the seven-nation group identified and agreed on Wednesday to push forward...

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    Deals on power grid, containing crimes to be signed

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on August 30, 2018

    Seven member countries of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation would sign two documents in Kathmandu today on creating a...

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    Hasina, Modi meeting tomorrow

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 29, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina and her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi are scheduled for a meeting in Kathmandu on Thursday. The two leaders will be in...

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    PM leaves for Nepal Thursday to join 4th BIMSTEC Summit

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:48am on August 28, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina will leave Dhaka for Kathmandu on Thursday on a two-day official visit to Nepal and to attend the 4th summit of...