Nepali

  • 19-yr-old Nepali girl gang raped in South Delhi 26-03-2014 11:56 PM

    A 19-year-old Nepali girl was allegedly gang raped by four people, three of whom including a juvenile have been apprehended, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place in Vasant Kunj area of South Delhi last evening when one of the accused, who was known to the victim, took her...
  • Nepal: Prachanda suffers massive defeat in polls 21-11-2013 01:20 PM

    Kathmandu: Nepal's Unified CPN-Maoist chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal, better known as Prachanda, on Thursday suffered a humiliating defeat at the hands of Nepali Congress candidate Rajan KC in the Constituent Assembly elections. Rajan received 20,392 votes and restricted Prachanda to 12,852 in his Kathmandu Constituency 10. Third candidate CPN-UML's Surendra...
  • Nepal Maoists demand suspension of vote counting 21-11-2013 11:13 AM

    Kathmandu: Nepal's Unified CPN-Maoist on Thursday demanded a suspension of the vote counting, alleging conspiracy after initial results showed the party trailing at third position in the Constituent Assembly elections. "Due to the conspiracy and unusual activities during the constituent assembly elections, counting did not go ahead as per people's...
  • Nepali Congress takes early lead in vote count 21-11-2013 11:00 AM

    Kathmandu: The Nepali Congress led by Sushil Koirala on Wednesday established an early lead in initial trends in counting of votes to choose a 601-member Assembly that will draft a new constitution to end years of political uncertainty in Nepal. The party was leading in 58 constituencies while its rival...
  • Widows celebrate Raksha Bandhan in Varanasi 20-08-2013 12:29 PM

    In a first, hundreds of widows - considered cursed and inauspicious and shunned by the mainstream of society for decades -Tuesday celebrated the Hindu festival of Raksha Bandhan. These widows gathered at the Nepali Ashram on the banks of the Ganga river to celebrate the festival in presence of seers...
  • UPSC Civil Services Mains exam syllabus: Nepali 04-07-2012 04:48 PM

    (Answers must be written in Nepali) Paper I Section A History of the origin and development of Nepali as one of the new Indo-Aryan Languages. Fundamentals of Nepali Grammar and phonology: Nominal forms and categories: Gender, Number, Case, Adjectives, Pronouns, Avyayas Verbal forms and categories: Tense, Aspects, Voice, Roots and...
  • Nihita, wife of Charles Sobhraj in 'Bigg Boss 5' 29-09-2011 06:34 PM

    Kathmandu: She might have been vilified by outraged members of the public for falling in love with and marrying an alleged murderer but come October and Nihita Biswas Sobhraj, the Nepali wife of Charles Sobhraj, will show the world who's Bigg Boss. The 23-year-old, who became an instant celebrity three...
  • Killed Nepali in Thailand in Nov 2010: Shetty 12-08-2011 11:47 PM

    Mumbai: Amidst reports that gangster Bharat Nepali was killed in Thailand, city police on Friday said arrested fugitive don Santosh Shetty claimed to have bumped off Nepali in November 2010 at Pattaya in Thailand. There were reports that Bhagwant Singh alias Nepali, who is a former member of underworld don...
  • 'Super Sherpa' climbs Everest record 21 times 11-05-2011 03:10 PM

    Kathmandu: A 51-year-old Nepali mountaineer, nicknamed "Super Sherpa", climbed Mount Everest for a record 21st time on Wednesday, breaking his own record for the most summits of the world's highest mountain, hiking officials said. Apa Sherpa, who lives in the United States, reached the 8,850-metre (29,035-foot) peak of the mountain...
  • Pune blast: a year on, still no compensation 13-02-2011 07:00 AM

    Mumbai: Gokul Nepali was barely 19 and just three months into his marriage when he was killed in the German bakery bomb blast. Now, a year later his family based in Nepal is still awaiting justice. While the centre has released the compensation amount of two lakh rupees, they are...
  • 'Tees Maar Khan' claims new victim - in Nepal 21-12-2010 08:28 PM

    Kathmandu: Tees Maar Khan, the "great" Indian criminal, the likes of whom are born only once in a blue moon, and who "steals, cheats and cons with amazing audacity" has struck again - this time in Nepal. When Nepali film director Dev Kumar Shrestha announced his new film, the first...
  • Nepal Parliament fails to end standoff over PM 01-11-2010 04:52 PM

    Kathmandu: Nepalese lawmakers failed to end the uncertainty over the election of a new prime minister on Monday as Nepali Congress leader Ram Chandra Poudyal, the sole candidate for the top post, failed to get anywhere near a majority in the unprecedented 15th run-off poll. Poudyal, 65, who is adamant...
  • Man with 32 wives inspires Nepal film 13-08-2010 12:28 PM

    Kathmandu: An 86-year-old former soldier, who married 32 times, has inspired the current commercial hit Kanyadaan in Nepal with his 31st wife's son making it and acting in it as well. Shovit Basnet, a veteran in the Nepali film industry with 20 films to his credit, is now basking in...
  • Maoist candidate likely to win in Nepal polls 18-07-2008 10:54 AM

    The spin bowling pair of R Ashwin and Pragyan Ojha will hold the key to India's success in the Test series against England. ...
  • India prefers Nepali Congress over Maoists 27-03-2008 12:07 AM

    Brisbane: Australia took only 12 minutes to chase the 19 required runs and complete a crushing nine-wicket victory over New Zealand on Day Four of the first Test at the Gabba. James Pattinson wrecked the New Zealand top order earlier on Sunday, taking three wickets in his first over and...
  • First onscreen kiss leaves Nepal unruffled 22-01-2008 01:41 PM

    Indian skipper MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina and Virat Kohli shake a leg in a newly released commercial. ...