Stories Tagged 'Border blockade'
Nepali traders have started shunning the Bhairahawa border crossing point to conduct trade with India due to lengthy security checks on the Indian side which have led to higher transportation costs, delayed deliveries and deterioration in the quality of goods.full story »
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has welcomed the Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha (SLMM)’s decision to call off their programmes of border blockade, general strike and government office shutdown.full story »
British officials have said that Nepal has failed in its diplomacy to resolve blockade at border with India, while hinting that the crisis would further deepen because of Nepal's weak diplomacy, according to a Nepali Parliamentarian who is in London.full story »
Local people in Birgunj area have been facing difficulties due to the continued demonstrations at the Birgunj-Raxaul border.full story »
The United States has advised its citizens to reconsider their travel plans to Nepal due to the ongoing protest in Tarai region and shortage of fuel and other essentials due to “blockages at the border with India”.full story »