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China’s interest in Nepal is over a decade old, but the watershed moment was the 2015 Madhesi agitation and blockade, which was viewed as being India-backed.
The project first conceived 24 years ago in 1996, had picked up pace in 2014 after the Narendra Modi-led NDA government came to power.
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Earlier, Bihar's Water Resources Minister had said that repair of embankments along the state's India-Nepal border was affected due obstructions by the neighbouring country.
The country's health ministry said that 98% of the infected people did not show any symptoms. The number of Covid cases in Nepal crossed 9,000 Sunday.
China’s Communist Party holds workshop on developing leadership skills for Nepal amid LAC tensions, Kalapani row
India’s emphasis on ancient history creates fear that its goal might be to diminish separate identities of neighbours. And China is always waiting in the wings.
By not talking to Nepal for long, India has played into Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Oli’s hands and helped him promote his nationalist agenda.
Official says India offered to hold foreign secretary-level talks before bill to amend Nepal’s constitution to reflect the new map was tabled in its parliament.
All flights in Nepal, except special chartered ones, have been halted as a precautionary measure after 451 new infections were detected Monday.