Beyond Remittance And Oil: The New Reality Of India’s Gulf Ties

India received a whopping $83 billion worth of remittances, the bulk of these remittances were from the Gulf. Pre-Covid, there were about 8-10 million Indians in the GCC The largest population of Indian in the GCC is in the UAE followed by Saudi Arabia.

Jaishankar holds ‘warm, in-depth’ conversation with Nepal PM Oli

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar held a “warm and in-depth” conversation with Nepal Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli here on

1,377 km border roads approved along Indo-Nepal border

The Central government has approved 1,377 km of border roads along the Indo-Nepal border at an estimated cost of Rs 3,853 crore, the Rajya Sabha

Nepal claims China is encroaching its territory

China encroaching Nepal’s land, shows Government survey China is encroaching into Nepal’s land through an ongoing road expansion project in Tibet, said Ministry of Agriculture on Friday. As per the data from the ministry, 36 hectors of land in four…

Nepal PM KP Oli to attend Modi’s swearing-in ceremony

Nepal PM KP Oli to attend Modi’s swearing-in Nepalese Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli will attend the swearing-in ceremony of his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi, scheduled to be held on May 30 in New Delhi, Nepal’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs…

Nepal climber Kami Rita scales Mt. Everest for record 23rd time

Kami Rita Sherpa scales Mt. Everest for record 23rd time The 49-year-old Sherpa climber Kami Rita scaled Mount Everest for the 23rd time on Wednesday, breaking his own record of the most successful ascents of the world’s highest peak. “The…

Congress’ Hardik Patel prefers Nepal’s Chowkidars over PM Modi

If I want ‘chowkidar’, I’ll go to Nepal – Congress leader Hardik Patel While PM Modi and BJP are adamant at making the ‘chowkidar’ tag stick with foreseeable success; opposition is unable to get over the apparent masterstroke. Congress’ youth…

Labor agreement finalised between Nepal and Japan

Nepal, Japan ink labor agreement Nepal and Japan have signed a labour pact under which Nepali workers residing in Japan will receive the status of ‘Specified Skilled Workers‘ (SSW). The signed pact will come into effect from April 1 and…

Nepal SC asked govt to Decide on Charles Sobhraj’s jail waiver in three months

Nepal’s Supreme Court has directed its government to decide on the jail waiver for notorious ‘Bikini killer’ Charles Sobhraj, who is currently serving a life sentence in the Himalayan nation since 2003 on account of murder. A bench of Justices…

Myanmar defeats Nepal to win Gold cup title

Myanmar defeat Nepal in Hero Gold Cup women’s international tournament Myanmar clinched the Hero Gold Cup crown in style, edging Nepal 3-1 in the final at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. A brace from Yee Yee Oo, along with a…