Nepal

'Cultural encroachment': PM Oli says Hindu deity Ram from Nepal

Nepal PM says Ayodhya as Lord Ram's birthplace is a recent creation, as he accuses New Delhi of 'cultural encroachment'.

'Cultural encroachment': PM Oli says Hindu deity Ram from Nepal

Bangladesh

'A third of Bangladesh underwater' after heavy rains, floods

At least 1.5 million people are affected, as rivers threaten to burst their banks, officials say.

'A third of Bangladesh underwater' after heavy rains, floods

Nepal

Nepal bans private Indian channels for airing 'false propaganda'

Cable operators claim TV channels aired 'objectionable' content about the country's Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.

Nepal bans private Indian channels for airing 'false propaganda'

Nepal

No work and little savings, Nepal's Sherpa widows face battle

Nepal's decision to close mountains due to coronavirus has rendered about 200,000 people working as guides jobless.

No work and little savings, Nepal's Sherpa widows face battle

Nepal

Nepal families face hunger as coronavirus crisis hits remittances

More than 56 percent of Nepal's 5.4 million households affected as remittances drop due to global recession.

Nepal families face hunger as coronavirus crisis hits remittances

Asia

Nepal Parliament approves new map that includes land India claims

India has rejected the map, saying it is not based on historical facts or evidence as ties strain between neighbours.

Nepal Parliament approves new map that includes land India claims

Asia

Nepal Parliament approves new map as dispute with India escalates

India has rejected Nepal's new map, calling it a 'unilateral act' that is not based on historical facts or evidence.

Nepal Parliament approves new map as dispute with India escalates

Asia

Firing at Nepal-India border leaves one dead amid strained ties

About 30 Indians crossed into Nepal's southern district of Sarlahi and clashed with police when stopped, says official.

Firing at Nepal-India border leaves one dead amid strained ties

AJ Impact

The ticking time bomb of Nepal's returning migrant workers

India's coronavirus lockdown forced migrant Nepali workers to flee back home, creating humanitarian and economic crises.

The ticking time bomb of Nepal's returning migrant workers

Asia

Nepal calls for border talks with India as row over map deepens

Dispute began after India's inauguration of a Himalayan road that lies at a three-way junction with Tibet and China.

Nepal calls for border talks with India as row over map deepens

Asia

What is the way forward in India-Nepal border dispute?

India says new road to Lipulekh falls within Indian territory, but Nepal claims at least 17km of it lies on its land.

What is the way forward in India-Nepal border dispute?

Asia

New Nepal map heightens land dispute with India

Nepal releases new map that includes strategically important territory it disputes with India, which rejects the move.

New Nepal map heightens land dispute with India

Nepal

Why Nepal is angry over India's new road in disputed border area

Nepal claims road to Kailash-Mansarovar passes through Lipulekh, a territory claimed by both South Asian neighbours.

Why Nepal is angry over India's new road in disputed border area

101 East

Nepal's Fake Orphans

Nepal's orphanages attract donations from around the world, but some are exploiting children for profit.

Asia

Nepal quake: Reconstruction still in progress five years on

Many people in Nepal are still struggling to rebuild their lives, five years after a devastating earthquake.