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Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu

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    Nepal police clash with devotees defying virus ban for festival

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 02:01am on September 04, 2020

    Nepali police on Thursday fired tear gas and water cannon to halt a chariot festival that drew hundreds of Hindus and Buddhists onto the streets...

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    Nepal lifts coronavirus ban for expedition

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:44am on September 02, 2020

    Nepal is making a royal exception to its coronavirus ban on foreign arrivals, with a mountaineering team including a Bahrain prince set to tackle two...

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    Nepal landslide toll rises to 19 as hope fades for missing

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 11:15pm on August 16, 2020

    The death toll from a landslide in Nepal has risen to 19 after eight more bodies were pulled out from a mud-covered village in north-central...

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    Nepal cable operators ban Indian news

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:31am on July 11, 2020

    Nepal’s cable television operators have suspended Indian news channels for ‘objectionable’ reporting on the country’s prime minister as tensions between the neighbours rise over a...

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    COVID-19 pushing millions of children into poverty: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 01:20am on June 24, 2020

    More than 100 million children in South Asia could slip into poverty as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, a UN report said Tuesday of...

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    Nepal to deport five foreigners arrested at coronavirus protest

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:57am on June 18, 2020

    Five foreigners from Australia, China and the US will be deported from Nepal and barred from returning for two years after protesting against the government’s...

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    Nepal parliament vote steps up border friction with India

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:42am on June 14, 2020

    Nepal’s lower house of parliament on Saturday approved a new national emblem with a controversial political map that includes strategic territories disputed with its giant...

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    7 foreigners held at anti-govt protests in Nepal

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 08:37pm on June 13, 2020

    Nepali police arrested 10 protesters including foreign nationals from Australia, the United States and China on Saturday as hundreds staged a demonstration in Kathmandu against...

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    Nepali police clash with lockdown protesters

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 01:02am on June 10, 2020

    Police fired water cannon at about 500 people who staged a demonstration in Kathmandu on Tuesday against the Nepali government’s handling of the coronavirus crisis....

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    Nepal police fire live rounds as Indian farmers try to cross border

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 11:32pm on May 17, 2020

    Nepal’s police fired live rounds into the air to deter Indian farmers trying to cross the border to harvest their corn amid the coronavirus lockdown,...

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