Unilever acquires Horlicks, other nutrition products popular in S Asia including Nepal

Kathmandu, December 4 European consumer good production giant, Unilever, has announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire¬†the Health Food Drinks portfolio (GSK HFD) of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in India, Bangladesh and 20 other predominantly Asian markets. The GSK produces Horlicks and Boost, among other healthcare nutrition products that are popular in Nepal as well. […]

Khokana is appropriate starting point for fast track, asserts Nepal Army

Kathmandu, November 30 The Nepal Army says Khokana town of Lalitpur is more appropriate than nearby Pharsidole village as suggested by some locals to consider the beginning point for the ambitious Kathmandu-Tarai fast track. The national military organisation assigned to carry out the assignment presented its arguments for retaining Khokana as the starting point during […]