Diaspora

Global IME Bank urges Korean investors to invest in Nepal access_time2022-09-15

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: Global IME Bank Limited and Global Money Express organized an interaction program in Seoul, South Korea, urging the South Korean investors and Nepali community there to invest in Nepal. Addressing the program, Finance Minister of...

The population of Nepali people in Australia has increased by 123.7 percent in the past five years access_time2022-06-28

KATHMANDU, June 28: The latest data provided by the Australian Bureau of Statistics has shown that the number of Nepali people has increased by 67,752 which is 123.7 percent in the past five years. The largest increase in countries of birth, outside...

11 Nepali nationals stranded in forests of Lithuania and Belarus access_time2022-03-13

KATHMANDU, March 13: It has been learnt that 11 Nepali nationals are stranded in the forests of Lithuania and Belarus. These Nepali people are assumed to have left Russia trying to enter some other European nations. After being stranded, these pe...

533 Nepali nationals living in Ukraine successfully evacuated: Foreign Minister Khadka access_time2022-03-07

KATHMANDU, March 7: As many as 533 Nepali nationals living in Ukraine have been successfully evacuated, according to the Minister for the Foreign Affairs, Narayan Khadka. Speaking during the press conference of the Ministry, Minister Khadka maintain...

Over 300 Nepali nationals in Ukraine reach safe destinations access_time2022-03-02

KATHMANDU, March 2: Over 300 Nepali nationals have reached safe destinations after leaving Ukraine, according to the Non Resident Nepali Association (NRNA). “As many as 302 Nepali nationals fled Ukraine and have reached safe destinations,&rdqu...

244 Nepali nationals flee from Ukraine safely: NRNA access_time2022-02-28

KATHMANDU, Feb 28: As many as 244 Nepali nationals residing in Ukraine have fled the country to various neighboring countries as the country is largely hit by war with Russia. According to the Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA), as many as 60 Ne...

Nepali nationals in Ukraine urged to leave the country via Slovakia, Poland, Hungary access_time2022-02-26

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: The government has urged Nepali nationals living in Ukraine to flee the country via Slovakia, Poland and Hungary as the war between Russia and Ukraine intensifies. Issuing a press statement, the Germany-based Embassy of Nepal has ...

All Nepali nationals in Ukraine are safe: NRNA access_time2022-02-24

KATHMANDU, Feb 24: The Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) has maintained that all Nepali nationals in Ukraine are so far safe. Expressing concern over the security of Nepali people in Ukraine, the NRNA on Thursday issued a press statement statin...

138 Nepalis died in UAE in 2021 access_time2022-01-18

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: As many as 138 Nepali lost their lives in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in 2021 alone.  According to the data released by the Nepalese Embassy in Abu Dhabi, 138 Nepali nationals died due to various reasons until Decembe...

Four Nepali nationals die in a road accident in Greece access_time2021-12-23

The death of four Nepali nationals in a road accident in Greece was confirmed.  Those, who were trying to make it to Greece via Turkey illegally, have been identified as  Raju Lama from Dolakha’s Bhimeshwor Municipality-6, Sharmila T...

London-based Nepali restaurant recognized by former Premier League club access_time2021-12-14

A Nepalese restaurant in London has been recognized for its charitable work in the community by a former Premier League football club. Sujan Katuwal of Panas Gurkha in Lewisham was presented with a signed Charlton Athletic shirt ahead of their match...

SP Malla bags UN Woman Police Officer of the Year Award access_time2021-11-06

The United Nations Department of Peace Operations announced that Superintendent of Police (SP) Sangya Malla of Nepal, currently serving in the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO), will be ...

PHOTOS: Nepalis in US observe Laxmi Puja access_time2021-11-05

Nepalis communities in the USA celebrated Laxmi Puja, the third day of the Tihar Festival.  Here are some photos taken in various places of the USA. 

Nepal honoured with UK's 'Best Response to the Pandemic' Gold Award access_time2021-11-04

Nepal has been honoured with the 'Best Response to the Pandemic' Gold Award from the United Kingdom for its outstanding work in rescuing stranded foreign tourists during the COVID pandemic. According to the Nepal Tourism Board, the award was...

Nepali national killed in gun attack in USA access_time2021-10-20

KATHMANDU, October 20: A Nepali national was killed in a gun attack at a shop in the Massachusett State of the United Nations of America (USA). The deceased has been identified as Lal Kishor Mahaseth, 54. He has been residing at Fall River in Massac...

NRNA decides to postpone its World Conference, election access_time2021-10-11

KATHMANDU, October 11: Non Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) has decided to postpone its 10th World Conference and the elections. Earlier, NRNA was scheduled to hold its election on October 20 and World Conference from October 23 to 25. The asso...

UK removes Nepal from red list access_time2021-10-08

LONDON, October 8: The Government of UK has removed 47 countries and territories including Nepal from its red list, which was in place earlier due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Issuing a notice on Thursday, the Government of UK stated that the provision wi...

Urge to promote tourism in Lumbini access_time2021-10-03

LONDON, October 3: The Buddha Foundation UK, a charity organization, has requested the Government of Nepal to further promote and preserve Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha. The organization was registered here in 2017. In a memorandum s...

Metropolitan Museum of Art to return stone sculpture to Nepal access_time2021-10-01

NEW YORK: The Consulate General of Nepal in New York and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, on Thursday, announced the return of a tenth century stone sculpture, Shiva in Himalayan Abode with Ascetics, to Nepal. An agreement to this effect was signed b...

Kul Acharya announces candidacy for NRNA President access_time2021-09-26

KATHMANDU: Kul Acharya has announced his candidacy for the position of President of the Non-Resident Nepalese Association (NRNA).  In an event organized in the capital on Sunday, Acharya said that his candidacy is to maintain the reputatio...