Nepal gears up for Indian PM Modi's visit
Cleaners were busy Friday sprucing up a famed Hindu temple complex in Nepal's capital ahead of a visit to the Himalayan nation by India's premier aimed at countering Chinese influence by expanding bilateral ties. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to arrive in Kathmandu on Sunday with the two-day trip marking the first visit by an Indian premier since the end of Nepal's 10-year civil war. Modi ...
Revered Tibetan Buddhist monk cremated in Nepal
KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Thousands of Tibetan exiles in Nepal have prayed for a revered Tibetan Buddhist monk during his cremation ceremony but have refrained from holding political rallies.
Nepal allows Tibetan monk cremation after China controversy
Nepal said Tuesday it had agreed to allow a senior Tibetan Buddhist monk to be cremated in Kathmandu, overturning an earlier ban which had sparked claims that it had caved to pressure from China. The Nepalese Embassy in India initially granted approval for Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche's body to be transported to Nepal from neighbouring India for cremation after he died of a heart attack in Germany ...
Nepal to allow cremation of Tibetan Buddhist monk
KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — The body of a revered Tibetan Buddhist monk can now be cremated at his monastery in the hills outside Nepal's capital, the government said Tuesday after reversing its earlier objections to bringing the body into the country.
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