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Kathmandu: Capital and largest city in Nepal
Kathmandu, officially Kathmandu Metropolitan City, is the capital and most populous city of Nepal with 845,767 inhabitants living in 105,649 households as of the 2021 Nepal census and 2.9 million people in its urban agglomeration. It is located in the Kathmandu Valley, a large valley in the high plateaus in central Nepal, at an altitude of 1,400 metres.


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Nepal PM, EAM Jaishankar discuss multifaceted bilateral relations in Kathamandu

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India, Nepal development partnership has gathered further momentum: Embassy in Kathmandu

The Indian Embassy in Nepal on Saturday said the India-Nepal development partnership has gathered further momentum. “India-Nepal #DevelopmentPartnership gathers further momentum! Translating..
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'Amritpal Singh in Nepal, Delhi has asked Kathmandu not to let him leave'

Fugitive Khalistan activist Amritpal Singh, who was apparently in hiding in Uttar Pradesh, has now escaped to Nepal, according to media reports in the neighbouring country which also said on Monday..
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Air India plane ascends sharply to avoid collision with Nepal Airlines flight

An Air India aircraft flying into Kathmandu averted a collision with a Nepal Airlines flight on March 24, 2023, by ascending sharply. The incident occurred when AI Airbus-319 (VT-SCG) coming from Delhi..
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IRCTC to begin 'Bharat Nepal Astha Yatra' on Ram Navami, check ticket price, itinerary

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CEC Rajiv Kumar reaches Kathmandu as international observer for Nepal polls

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Jobs for Nepalese under Agnipath may be dropped if Kathmandu doesn’t act soon: Army chief

India may be forced to withdraw vacancies for enlisting soldiers from Nepal under its new Agnipath scheme in the ongoing recruitment cycle if the landlocked country does not take a decision in time,..
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Indian Air Force officer dedicates Everest climb to unsung freedom fighters

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Rahul Gandhi relocates to resort near Kathmandu following nightclub controversy

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'BJP trolls leading double lives with beer in teapots': Mahua Moitra on Rahul Gandhi's nightclub video

TMC leader Mahua Moitra slammed "BJP trolls" who have been criticizing Rahul Gandhi over his video from a nightclub in Kathmandu, Nepal.
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BJP takes dig at Rahul over ‘nightclub’ clip; at a wedding, says Congress

: Videos of Rahul Gandhi “partying” at a hip venue in Kathmandu dominated the TV and media chatter in the country on Tuesday. While BJP trolled him for showing up at a “nightclub” while his..
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'Bhaiya in party mood': BJP leaders share video of Rahul Gandhi in Kathmandu nightclub

Several BJP leaders shared a video of Rahul Gandhi in a nightclub in Nepal's Kathmandu, slamming him for being in a "party mood."
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Rahul Gandhi seen at nightclub in viral video; BJP takes dig at Congress leader

A row has erupted over an undated video doing the rounds on Twitter which shows Congress leader Rahul Gandhi partying at a nightclub reportedly in Nepal's Kathmandu.Several BJP leaders on Tuesday..
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Stuck in Nepal, Chinese Nationals in Kathmandu protest outside Chinese embassy

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Indian, Chinese workers among 11 killed in Nepal floods, 25 missing

Landslides and flash floods triggered by heavy rain across Nepal this week killed 11 people including one Indian and two Chinese workers at a development project, while 25 people were missing..
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Hospitals run out of beds, soldiers take over as undertakers as Nepal battles second wave of pandemic

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