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The history of the arrival of Muslims dates back to 500 years ago when the Kashmiri traders traveling via Kathmandu to Tibet were asked to settle here.
Kathmandu, July 31 - The visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha and a Unesco World Heritage Site in Nepal, has not been confirmed yet, a minister said.
Experts have warned against export of hydropower to reduce burgeoning trade deficit with India.
While deeply acknowledging the need to harness the country's immense hydro potential for overall development of the country, three major political parties -- Nepali Congress, CPN-UML and UCPN -- have agreed to step up necessary homework to ink Power Trade Agreement with India.
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Breaking protocol, Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala will personally receive his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi when he lands in Kathmandu Aug 3 on a two-day visit.
The two countries had signed TIFA on April 15, 2011. Deputy Assistant Trade Representative of US Mara Burr is visiting Nepal in the last week of August to arrange the meeting, according to officials.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to perform bishesh puja at the Pashupatinath Temple during his two-day Nepal visit.
Nepal and India have agreed to review all major treaties and agreements including the much debated Peace and Friendship Treaty of 1950 during the Joint Commission meeting held in Kathmandu on Saturday.
The National Paddy Day is of great significance to the largely agrarian nation but weak monsoon and El Nino's impact have dampened this year's celebrations.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 02:59 am
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