Nepal | October 14, 2019

Sorry, there is no content matching your search keywords.

Please try using other keywords.

More Stories from The Himalayan Times

  • Lifestyle

    Xi Jinping: Influence in China and beyond

    KATHMANDU: Primarily identified as the president of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping, according to Forbes, is one of the most powerful persons in the world, who has brought tremendous change in China, making it a country that can now compete with the Global North. Born in 1953 in a fami...

  • News Archives

    Nepal pushes to end dependency on India with China rail, tunnel deals

    KATHMANDU: Chinese President Xi Jinping wound up two days of meetings in Nepal on Sunday with separate deals for a rail link to Tibet and a tunnel, an official said, as the Himalayan nation seeks to end an Indian dominance over its trade routes by increasing connectivity with Beijing. The 70-...

  • Kathmandu

    Xi meets NCP secretariat members

    Kathmandu, October 13 Chinese President Xi Jinping at a meeting with top leaders of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) today said good governance and fairness within communist parties were key elements for success. The long rule of the Communist Party of China had been possible through peo...

  • Business

    Hydropower

    Hydropower firms not allowed to take more than 17 per cent profit

    Kathmandu, October 3 Hydropower developers have been barred from taking more than 17 per cent profit. Issuing a bylaw on ‘Conditions for People with Licence for Power Purchases and Sales-2019’ today Nepal Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has introduced a provision that restricts hy...

  • Oddities

    More than 1,600 die in India’s heaviest monsoon season for 25 years

    NEW DELHI/LUCKNOW: The heaviest monsoon rains to lash India in 25 years have killed more than 1,600 people since June, government data showed on Tuesday, as authorities battled floods in two northern states and muddy waters swirled inside a major city. The monsoon, which typically lasts betwe...

  • Opinion

    Research and development: Time to have a robust plan

    As a long-term plan, the government can have two types of institutions: one for long-term strategic research (university, research council) and similar local institutes to deal with immediate day-to-day problems, that is, applied R&D For too long, Nepal has lagged behind the rest of the develop...