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Nepal condemns Chirstchurch shootings

Kathmandu, March 15 The government has said it was shocked by the news of shootings at mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, killing dozens of people today. The government strongly condemns this senseless act of terrorist, said a press release issued by the Foreign Ministry. The government also extended deep condolences to the government and the […]

President Bhandari appoints three ambassadors

  Kathmandu, February 8 President Bidya Devi Bhandari has administered the oath of office and secrecy to three newly-appointed ambassadors. At a special function at the President’s Office, Bhandari administered the oath of office to Amrit Bahadur Rai, Nepal’s Permanent Representative to Permanent Mission of Nepal to the United Nations and other International Organisations in New York, […]

Nepal to prepare profiles of 163 countries it has ties with

Kathmandu, February 8 The government is working on country-specific profiles of 163 states its has diplomatic relations with. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is preparing the dossier to assess Nepal’s current ties with different countries and to determine what each relation should focus on in the future. “We do not expect the same thing from […]

Nepal’s foreign ministry reminds diplomatic corps and CMs to follow Vienna Convention

Kathmandu, March 23 Nepal’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has reminded the diplomatic corps in Kathmandu, chief ministers of the provinces, and mayors of municipalities to follow the Vienna Convention when dealing with one another. This comes as the chief ministers and the mayors started talking to the diplomatic community on their own, without the knowledge […]

Foreign ministry: EU poll observers violated code of conduct, challenged constitution

Kathmandu, March 21 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says its serious attention has been drawn towards the conclusions and recommendations of the ‘Final Report on the House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly Elections’ released on Tuesday by the European Union’s Election Observation Mission (EUEOM) to Nepal. In a statement, the ministry said that some of […]

Nepal’s ambassador to Saudi stabbed in his own office

Kathmandu, April 14 Nepal’s acting ambassador to Saudi Arabia Ananda Prasad Sharma has been stabbed in his own office inside the embassy. Sharma, who is now receiving treatment at a local hospital, was reportedly assaulted by a Nepali man taking shelter at the embassy. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the assailant entered Sharma’s office, […]