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Renew of TPS still ambivalent

January 9, 2018 18:28 PM

As it is still not sure whether the Trump administration would renew the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) of Nepali residing in the USA without proper documents, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) did not renew the TPS of citizens from Honduras and El Salvador.

US approves 500 million compact with Nepal for road and power sectors

September 10, 2017 12:48 PM

KATHMANDU, September 10: The U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Board of Directors approved a $500 million compact with Nepal last August. The pending Congressional review for the compact was signed by both governments in September.

Ultra-runner and mountaineer Pandit dies in USA

June 18, 2017 20:38 PM

TEXAS, June 18: Ultra-runner and mountaineer Sanjay Pandit died in the Mount Denali National Park in the USA. Nepali embassy in Washington D.C. has confirmed that Pandit was descending Denali, the highest mountain of the North America.

NRNs will get the right to vote: Foreign Minister Mahat

January 15, 2017 13:29 PM

NEW YORK, Jan 15: Foreign Minister Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat has said that the government is committed to providing the Non-Resident Nepalis (NRNs) the right to vote in elections in Nepal.

UN takes initiative to release Nepalis abducted in Darfur, identified

November 30, 2016 12:40 PM

NEW YORK, Nov 30: The Office of the United Nations has taken the initiative to release two Nepalis taken hostage by armed rebels in Sudanese city Darfur.