Tag: Narendra Modi

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, September 24, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Monday have given priority to a host of issues from various sectors. Four most significant stories covered on the front pages are the government’s preparation to give back the 1,200 megawatt Budhigandaki Hydropower Project to the China Gezhouba Group Company, the publication of tiger census […]

Will remind New Delhi of past promises, Dahal says before leaving for India

Kathmandu, September 6 Chairperson of the ruling Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said he will remind the Indian leadership of past promises it has made with Nepal during his India visit beginning today. Before flying to New Delhi this afternoon, Dahal told media at the Tribhuvan International Airport that he would target creating […]

Oli, Modi to sign Raxual-Kathmandu railway agreement

Kathmandu, August 31 Nepal’s Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is scheduled to sign an agreement with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi to extend a railway track from Raxual, an Indian city across Birgunj, to Kathmandu. The agreement will be signed during a meeting to be held today. The agreement will pave the way for expending […]

Dahal to visit India and China in a single month

Kathmandu, August 10 Nepal’s former Prime Minister and ruling Nepal Communist Party Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal is scheduled to visit both neighbours of the country next month. Sources at Dahal’s secretariat says he will leave for the Indian capital of New Delhi on September 7. During the trip, he will hold meetings with Indian Prime […]

Indian Foreign Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj apologises over Janakpur remark

Kathmandu, May 29 Indian Minister for Foreign Affairs Sushma Swaraj has apologised for calling people of Janakpur who came to Barha Bigha to listen to Prime Minister Modi’s speech recently as ‘Indians’. “This was a mistake on my part. I sincerely apologise for this,” tweeted Swaraj with a video clip of her address on Twitter. […]

India says it has already decided to close Biratnagar field office

Kathmandu, May 22 Indian government says it has already decided to close the Indian Embassy’s camp office in Biragnagar of Morang district in Nepal. Whereas various political parties and groups had demanded that the office be closed, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, while informing Parliament about Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Nepal, had […]