Foreign Secretary of Nepal, Mr Shanker Das Bairagi, speaking in the Raisina Dialogue 2018, on the panel theme “Towards a Bay of Bengal Community: Development, Growth & Security”

Unedited notes from the Foreign Secretary Mr Bairagi’s presentation on BIMSTEC: ## The world has witnessed the waves of liberalization, privatization and globalization. More recently, the forces of economic nationalism have been quite active. Amidst these uneven developments and contradictions, we, the BIMSTEC members, need to define a vision for where we will be heading as a region and as

National Day Reception

  The Embassy of Nepal in New Delhi organized a reception this evening to mark the National Day (Constitution Day). His Excellency Gen Vijay Kumar Singh (Retd), Minister of State for External Affairs of India, attended the reception as the chief guest. Also present in the event were Members of Parliament, political leaders, government officials, members of diplomatic community, former

Meeting of Boundary Working Group

  The fourth meeting of Nepal-India Boundary Working Group (BWG) concluded today in Dehradun, India with the signing of Agreed Minutes between the two sides. The meeting reviewed the progress made in the past three years in the boundary related field works as per the mandate of the BWG that include construction, restoration and repair of boundary pillars, as well

Rt Hon Prime Minister Arrives in Delhi

The Rt Hon Prime Minister, Mr Sher Bahadur Deuba arrived in New Delhi today for the 5-day State Visit to India at the cordial invitation of His Excellency Mr. Narendra Modi, the Prime Minister of India. Upon his arrival at Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi, the Rt Hon Prime Minister was received by Her Excellency Ms. Sushma Swaraj,

Hon DPM/FM Interacts with Nonresident Ambassadors to Nepal

Hon Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr Krishna Bahadur Mahara, who is on a visit to India, had interaction with New Delhi-based Non Resident Ambassadors to Nepal in New Delhi today. In his brief remarks, Hon Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs stated that Nepal attached high importance to its relations with the friendly countries

His Excellency Mr Deep Kumar Upadhyay, Ambassador of Nepal to India, met Hon’ble Shri Yogi Adityanath, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh in Lucknow .

His Excellency Mr Deep Kumar Upadhyay, Ambassador of Nepal to India, met Hon’ble Shri Yogi Adityanath, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh in Lucknow . They discussed about various aspects of Nepal-India relations including culture, tourism, border infrastructure and connectivity, border administration, inundation and water management, among others. They also discussed about establishing direct air connection between Kathmandu/Pokhara and Varanasi/Lucknow/Gorakhpur as

Ambassador Upadhyay addressed South Asian University’s Convocation

His Excellency Mr. Deep Kumar Upadhyay addressed the 2nd Convocation Ceremony of the South Asian University (SAU) held in New Delhi today. Ambassador Upadhyay was invited to the ceremony as the SAU Visitor’s Nominee. Speaking to the gathering of the University’s faculties, students and invited guests, Ambassador Upadhyay stated that the South Asian University has been built upon the pedestal