Stories Tagged 'New york'
In an unexpected move, the government has scrapped the post of consul general in New York, recalling Joint-secretary Madhu Marasini immediately.full story »
A well-known gay rights lawyer and environmental advocate burned himself to death in New York City on Saturday in a grisly protest against ecological destruction, the Associated Press reported.full story »
Bill de Blasio, Mayor of the City of New York on behalf of 7,600 New Yorkers born in Nepal has urged Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and Deputy Secretary John Sullivan of US Department of Homeland Security and US Department of State respectively to extend Nepal’s Temporary Permanent Status (TPS) designation for a full 18 months.full story »
At least 12 people have been killed and four others critically injured in a fire at an apartment building in the Bronx borough of New York.full story »
A man driving a pick-up truck mowed on pedestrians and cyclists at Lower Manhattan, New York, killing eight persons and injuring about a dozen others.full story »
It is the last week of September and as Nepal prepares for month long festivities, New York is abuzz with heads of governments from around the world who are converging in the annual guthi to discuss how to make the world a better place.full story »