News Digest – International Relations & Foreign Affairs (October 15-21)

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Indian Army Chief to visit Nepal: India’s Chief of Army Staff General Manoj Mukunda Naravane is planning to visit Nepal as Kathmandu and New Delhi prepare for it. General Naravane will be decorated with the honorary rank of General of the Nepal Army as per the tradition. Although the two …

Constitution amendment

News Digest – International Relations & Foreign Affairs (October 1 – 7)

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Israel-Nepal signs migrant contract: Israel and Nepal have signed an agreement to send Nepali caregivers to Israel. This is an intense labour pact between the two countries as Israel has remained one of the priorities for Nepal migrants to work at. Nepal’s ambassador to Israel Dr Anjan Shakya signed the …

pillars

News Digest – International Relations & Foreign Affairs September 24 – 30

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Missing pillar no. 11 found: The pillar no. 11 along the China-Nepal border which was said to be missing has been found buried under snow in Takule. This pillar will make it easier to assess whether the 11 buildings have been built on Nepal or Chinese territory. Senior officials at …

COVID-19

News Digest: September 17-23, 2020

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International Relations & Foreign Affairs Nepal invested in SAARC: Nepal has urged the SAARC members to reactivate the economic mechanism in an attempt to revitalize the member countries which are seriously hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. The 15th informal meeting amongst the SAARC finance ministers proposed this suggestion. Nepal’s representative …

People and Coronavirus

News Digest (September 10-16, 2020)

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International Relations & Foreign Policy Experts suggest senior-level dialogue: The experts have again suggested calling for a high-level dialogue to resolve Nepal-India disputes. The opposition leaders have been urging the Nepali government to get the ‘encroached land back’ and request India to remove its army from the encroached territories. All …

News Digest (August 20 – August 26, 2020)

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International Relations & Foreign Policy Nepal-India headed towards boundary settlement: Following two meetings between Nepal-India, the Boundary Working Group is looking towards a possible meeting to resolve the boundary dispute. Officials revealed that the meeting would be held at the earliest. Nepal is waiting for India’s response to its invitation …

COVID-19

News Digest (August 6 – August 12, 2020)

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The Ministry of Health and Population has said that the risk of COVID-19 will continue in Nepal until the virus is contained in India. 33 people died in a week from August 5 to August 12 due to COVID-19.