Stories Tagged 'Blockade'
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has claimed that India would not impose another blockade on Nepal as bilateral ties had improved and reached a “new high” from the troubled time in 2015.full story »
UK Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Hugo Swire has expressed concern over the impact of border blockages, while urging Nepal government to provide required leadership for reconstruction.full story »
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) has called for an end to the ongoing obstruction of essential supplies to Nepal, and urged parties on either side of the Nepal-India border to ensure smooth supply of essentials and services.full story »
People from various walks of life have stressed the need for civil society, human rights and intellectual circle to be active in seeking solution to the crisis facing Nepal due to the blockade by India and ongoing agitations.full story »
Nepali people are reeling under acute humanitarian crisis due to India’s blockade under the pretext of Madhes agitation. The India’s ‘unofficial’ blockade on Nepal has drawn widespread criticisms from several quarters.full story »
Civil society representatives in Kathmandu have started meeting political leaders to pressurises them to resolve current crisis facing Nepal triggered by India’s ‘undeclared’ blockade and to address the ongoing Tarai agitations through talks and address their genuine demands.full story »
The Indian Prime Minister's Office (PMO) was taken aback by the presence of Nepali protesters within audible distance of 10 Downing Street, where Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his British counterpart David Cameron, according to Indian Express. full story »