India, Nepal sign pacts for joint IIT-Madras, Kathmandu University Master’s degree

India and Nepal signed a slew of agreements, including cooperation among the higher educational institutions of the two countries and the state power authorities, during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Lumbini. The list of agreements signed between the two countries included the memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Indian Council […]

Nepal gets second international airport

Nepal on Monday inaugurated the Gautam Buddha International Airport (GBIA), the second international airport of the Himalayan nation, a few kilometers away from Lumbini – the birthplace of Lord Buddha. The GBIA is the second international airport after the Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. It was built after a gap of 74 […]

Pakistan’s Sindh province faces ‘calamity’ like situation due to water shortage

Amid the recording-breaking temperature in the southeastern region of Pakistan, Sindh province is staring at a ‘calamity’ like situation due to a shortage of water. This comes as inter-provincial disputes over water sharing have increased in Pakistan amid scorching heatwave condition that has claimed severed lives. Urging the government to declare the […]