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Gharials and mugger crocodiles coexist by separating resources

When one species encounters another, also occupying the same habitat, splitting up the resources available can help avoid competition. This is the strategy adopted by gharials and mugger crocodiles in Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary in northern India, according to a study by researchers from the Wildlife Institute of India, which finds that both species have different […]

Nepal becomes biggest buyer of Indian steel

Kathmandu, April 15 The Indian government has said that Nepal is now the biggest overseas market for Indian steel. Between April 1, 2018 and March 31, 2019,  13.2 per cent of the total steel exports from India was to Nepal, according to the Indian Ministry of Steel as reported in Indian media. Italy, which was […]

India releases 140 petrol tankers for Nepal after stopping them for two days

Banke, March 22 More than 140 petroleum product-laden tankers, which were obstructed by Indian Customs citing a technical snag in its online service, have entered Nepal last night. Along with the tankers, dozens of trucks carrying vegetables and fruits were also obstructed at the border for two days. Sharad Kumar KC, officer at Nepalgunj Customs […]

Nepal’s new ambassador presents letter of credence to Indian President

Kathmandu, March 14 Before officially taking up his new diplomatic assignment, Nepal’s newly appointed ambassador to India, Nilamber Acharya, on Wednesday submitted his letter of credence to Indian President Ram Nath Kovind. Acharya had left Kathmandu for New Delhi on February 18. After the Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee endorsed Acharya’s nomination made by the government, […]

Nepal, India experts’ meeting on Pancheshwor begins

Kathmandu, February 27 Expert groups of Nepal and India have launched a meeting in Kathmandu to hold discussions on the implementation of the Pancheshwor Multipurpose Project (PMP). The third joint meeting that will run for two days is expected to sort out problems facing the project. So far only a detailed project report of the […]

New Nepali ambassador Acharya leaves for New Delhi

Kathmandu, February 18 Newly appointed Nepali Ambassador to India, Nilamber Acharya, has left for New Delhi on Monday to take up the diplomatic assignment. After the Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee endorsed Acharya’s nomination made by the government, President Bidya Devi Bhandari had appointed him to the post. He was sworn in by the President the […]