- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsNov 30 06:00 AM
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal's top political leaders met Monday with representatives of the Madhesi ethnic group who are protesting against the country's new constitution to try to end a months-long crisis, but no agreement was reached.
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- AFP via Yahoo! NewsNov 29 01:57 AM
Police in Nepal arrested 38 protesters Sunday for trying to enforce a strike against neighbouring India, which is accused of orchestrating a weeks-long border blockade that has caused crippling fuel shortages. Protests at the border over Nepal's new constitution have led to crippling fuel shortages in the landlocked Himalayan nation, while medicines are also running short. Nepal is heavily ...
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- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsDec 01 03:07 AM
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A shortage of medicine, fuel and other supplies has put millions of Nepalese children in danger of illness, malnourishment and even death, child rights groups warned.
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsNov 30 05:18 AM
Severe shortages of food and vaccines due to border protests have left millions of children in quake-hit Nepal at risk of disease or death this winter, UNICEF said Monday. Nepal's government accuses neighbouring India of orchestrating the blockade, a charge it denies. The disruption has caused crippling shortages of fuel and medicine, leaving aid organisations scrambling to deliver relief to ...
- New York TimesNov 30 10:21 PM
Child rights groups are warning that shortages of fuel, medicine and other supplies in Nepal due to a border blockade with India is putting millions of children at the risk of disease and even death.
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- Al Jazeera via Yahoo Maktoob NewsDec 01 06:52 AM
Communities living in Tarai plains near border with India say they are under-represented in parliament and government.
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- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsNov 30 09:53 AM
By Alex Whiting LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Unrest over Nepal's new constitution has led to severe shortages of fuel, food, medicines and vaccines, putting more than three million children at risk of disease during the harsh winter months, the U.N. children's agency UNICEF said on Monday. Nepal has been in turmoil since September when it adopted a new constitution, sparking protests by...
- IANS via Yahoo Maktoob NewsNov 29 02:50 AM
New Delhi/Kathmandu, Nov 29 (IANS) Nepal has freed two Indian security personnel who were detained after they entered the Himalayan nation while chasing smugglers on Sunday, a senior official said. The Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) official said a patrolling party of 13 men was after smugglers near the India- Nepal border when constables Roshan and Ram Prasad mistakenly entered Nepal in foggy weather...
- Al Jazeera via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsDec 01 04:26 AM
Government blames "Indian blockade" for shortages in country hit by devastating earthquake earlier this year.
- Time MagazineNov 30 08:11 PM
The blockade has led to severe shortages of fuel, medicine and essential goods