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Festival of West Bengal: Cultural richness of Indian state showcased in Kathmandu

Kathmandu, September 5 The Indian Embassy in Kathmandu recently organised the Festival of West Bengal marking the completion of 70 years of India’s independence and 70 years of India-Nepal diplomatic relations. Various events were held on Sunday and Monday in association with the Nepal Tourism Board, the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry […]

Nepal spent $ 22.3 million more to buy essential medicines during Indian blockade: Study

  Kathmandu, September 4 A recent study has found that Nepal had to spend USD 22.3 million more than its predicted expenditure to buy essential medicines during the border blockade imposed by India in 2015. The amount was enough to provide healthcare to nearly half of Kathmandu’s citizens for one year, concludes a study conducted by […]