In a setback to Nepal's KP Sharma Oli, the Nepal Supreme Court on Monday reinstated the dissolved lower house of Parliament and ordered that Sher Bahadur Deuba be appointed the Prime Minister within two days.
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Citizens of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) cannot travel to several countries including India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka till July 21. Thursday's order comes after the UAE in June extended the travel ban on passengers from 14 countries until July 21 in view of the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Hours after the whole world celebrated the International Yoga Day, Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has sparked yet another controversy by claiming that yoga originated not in India but Nepal. This is not the first time that Oli has made such a claim. Earlier, he stirred up a controversy by saying that Lord Rama was born in Nepal.
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Veteran politician Sharad Pawar is not hosting a third front meeting today. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday released a white paper on Covid-19 management while saying its purpose is to help the country prepare for a possible third wave of coronavirus and not to criticise the government.
India recorded under 50,000 new Covid cases in 91 days, with 42,640 new cases. 86.16 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses were administered across the country in the last 24 hours. Nepal prime minister KP Sharma Oli, whose controversial remarks last year led to friction between India and Nepal, has now claimed that yoga originated in his country.
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The remote Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan has carried out what may be the world's fastest vaccination campaign - completing the inoculation of 90 percent of its adult population against COVID-19 in just one week.
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COVID-19 awareness campaign has been initiated in Manali as Himachal Pradesh is witnessing a massive inflow of tourists following relaxation in COVID restrictions by the state government. Starting from June, there has been traffic of around 6-7 lakh tourists in the Himalayan state. As Covid-19 situation started improving in the state, tourists have started thronging to the destinations like Shimla, Manali, Dharamshala, Dalhousie, Narkanda and other parts of the state.
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China on Friday operationalised its first fully electrified bullet train in the remote Himalayan region of Tibet, connecting the provincial capital Lhasa and Nyingchi, a strategically located Tibetan border town close to Arunachal Pradesh.
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Several people in Nepal have been displaced and damage to property worth millions of rupees has been caused by flash floods triggered by incessant rains. The flash floods casued large scale devastation in the Sindhupalchok district of Nepal. Officials believe a glacial outburst may have been the main reason.
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