At least 14 civilians mistakenly killed by Indian forces in remote northeast: officials

https://kathmandupost.com/world/2021/12/05/at-least-14-civilians-mistakenly-killed-by-indian-forces-in-remote-northeast-officials At least 14 tribal civilians and one security personnel were mistakenly killed when Indian forces opened indiscriminate fire in the remote northeastern state of Nagaland, government and military officials said on Sunday. Indian Home Minister Amit Shah said he was “anguished” at the news of civilians being killed in the incident late on Saturday… Continue reading At least 14 civilians mistakenly killed by Indian forces in remote northeast: officials

Nepal says it attaches great importance to Indian Ocean Region

https://kathmandupost.com/national/2021/12/05/nepal-says-it-attaches-great-importance-to-indian-ocean-region Foreign Secretary Bharat Raj Paudyal has said Nepal attaches great importance to the Indian ocean, its security, sustainability and economic potential. Speaking at the Fifth Indian Ocean Conference, IOC 2021, in Abu Dhabi, UAE on Sunday, Paudyal said the government’s priority is to link Nepal’s highlands with the Indian Ocean with seamless ‘hardware’ and… Continue reading Nepal says it attaches great importance to Indian Ocean Region

At least 14 civilians mistakenly killed by Indian forces in remote northeast: officials – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/at-least-14-civilians-mistakenly-killed-by-indian-forces-in-remote-northeast-officials GUWAHATI, INDAI, DECEMBER 5 At least 14 tribal civilians and one security personnel were mistakenly killed when Indian forces opened indiscriminate fire in the remote northeastern state of Nagaland, government and military officials said on Sunday. Indian Home Minister Amit Shah said he was “anguished” at the news of civilians being killed in the… Continue reading At least 14 civilians mistakenly killed by Indian forces in remote northeast: officials – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Veteran Indian journalist Vinod Dua no more – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/veteran-indian-journalist-vinod-dua-no-more KATHMANDU, DECEMBER 5 Veteran Indian journalist Vinod Dua passed away in a Delhi Hospital on Saturday. He was 67. Dua was admitted to an intensive Care Unit of a Delhi-based Apollo Hospital on Monday. Earlier this year, he was hospitalised after contracting Covid-19 and had been in and out of hospitals ever since. He… Continue reading Veteran Indian journalist Vinod Dua no more – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Indian doctors strike as Omicron sparks fears of third wave of Covid-19

https://kathmandupost.com/world/2021/12/03/indian-doctors-strike-as-omicron-sparks-fears-of-third-wave-of-covid-19 India reported 9,216 new Covid-19 infections on Friday after announcing its first two Omicron cases the previous day, as groups of resident doctors stayed away from non-critical work to demand new post-graduate students be enrolled to boost staffing. The country, whose hospitals bore the brunt of a record second surge in infections and deaths… Continue reading Indian doctors strike as Omicron sparks fears of third wave of Covid-19

Tropical storm brewing in Bay of Bengal off Indian coast – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/tropical-storm-brewing-in-bay-of-bengal-off-indian-coast HYDERABAD, INDIA, DECEMBER 3 Indian authorities issued an alert, shut schools and canceled trains in parts of the country on Friday as rescue teams braced for a tropical storm brewing in the Bay of Bengal. The storm is expected to hit the coastline of the southern state of Andhra Pradesh on Saturday, then enter… Continue reading Tropical storm brewing in Bay of Bengal off Indian coast – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Indian doctors strike as Omicron sparks fears of third wave of COVID-19 – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/indian-doctors-strike-as-omicron-sparks-fears-of-third-wave-of-covid-19 NEW DELHI, DECEMBER 3 India reported 9,216 new COVID-19 infections on Friday after announcing its first two Omicron cases the previous day, as groups of resident doctors stayed away from non-critical work to demand new post-graduate students be enrolled to boost staffing. The country, whose hospitals bore the brunt of a record second surge… Continue reading Indian doctors strike as Omicron sparks fears of third wave of COVID-19 – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Omicron variant blocks NAC plan to resume flights to Indian cities

Omicron variant blocks NAC plan to resume flights to Indian cities Kathmandu, December 2 Nepal’s national flag carrier, Nepal Airlines Corporation, had set a plan to resume flights to the Indian cities of Bangalore and Mumbai in the third week of December. However, the growing fears of the spread of the Omicron variant of the… Continue reading Omicron variant blocks NAC plan to resume flights to Indian cities

Indian Army gifts workshop trucks to NA – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/indian-army-gifts-workshop-trucks-to-na KATHMANDU, NOVEMBER 25 The Indian Army gifted TATA LPTA 1628 Workshop Trucks to the Nepali Army in a ceremony organised at Nepali Army Headquarters, Tundikhel, today. The workshop trucks were handed over on behalf of the Indian Army by Colonel Amit Sharma, Defence Attaché of India to Brigadier General Krishna Dev Bhatta of the… Continue reading Indian Army gifts workshop trucks to NA – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

Fall in COVID-19 testing worries Indian authorities – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

https://thehimalayantimes.com/world/fall-in-covid-19-testing-worries-indian-authorities NEW DELHI, NOVEMBER 24 An alarming fall in testing for COVID-19 threatens to undermine India’s efforts to contain the pandemic, the federal health ministry said on Wednesday in a letter to state governments, as worries grew over fresh waves of infection abroad. India reported on Wednesday 9,283 new COVID-19 cases, a day after recording… Continue reading Fall in COVID-19 testing worries Indian authorities – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper