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News Nepal » Mechi: Nepali ginger stranded at border after India’s GST

News channel or source: http://www.myrepublica.com/news/29254/
Publication date: uesday 17 October 2017

But to the contrary, bilateral business between Nepal and India is facing more difficulties ... said that ginger worth more than Rs 5 million is decaying at the Mechi custom area. “Ginger is decaying. Traders are compelled to make losses worth Rs ...

News Nepal » Mechi: India imposes GST on Nepali ginger

News channel or source: http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2017-10-15/india-imposes-gst-on-nepali-ginger.html
Publication date: Saturday 14 October 2017

If Nepali traders pay the tax amount, they will end up forking out Rs10,000 for each truck of ginger that enters India, says a customs agent Oct 15, 2017-Ginger worth Rs5 million has been stranded in Mechi Customs ... in June. But Nepal has long been ...

News Nepal » Mechi: Cabinet approves MoU with Nepal for Mechi river bridge project

News channel or source: http://www.indiainfoline.com/article/news-top-story/mou-with-nepal-cabinet-approves-mou-with-nepal-for-mechi-river-bridge-project-117082500361_1.html
Publication date: Friday 25 August 2017

The Union cabinet approved a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to be signed between India and Nepal for construction of a new bridge over Mechi river at Indo-Nepal border. Disclaimer: The contents herein is specifically prepared by ‘Dalal Street ...

News Nepal » Mechi: India, Nepal ink eight pacts, including MoU on key river bridge

News channel or source: http://www.livemint.com/Politics/er3sXlwr0MUOVEN6cqqozH/India-Nepal-ink-eight-pacts.html
Publication date: Wednesday 23 August 2017

Mint reported on 6 July that India is working on a slew of road and bridge projects including Mechi to improve connectivity with Bangladesh, Nepal and Myanmar. The Mechi bridge is part of the Asian Development Bank’s South Asian Sub-Regional Economic ...

News Nepal » Mechi: Cabinet approves new bridge at Indo-Nepal border

News channel or source: https://news.webindia123.com/news/Articles/Business/20170823/3174093.html
Publication date: Wednesday 23 August 2017

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for a new bridge on the India-Nepal border over Mechi river. The Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved an MoU to be signed between the two countries for laying down the modalities ...

News Nepal » Mechi: Elephant calf shot, hacked to death by villagers

News channel or source: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/Elephant-calf-shot-hacked-to-death-by-villagers/articleshow/14070244.cms
Publication date: uesday 12 June 2012

SILIGURI: A six-month-old elephant calf was first shot at its hind leg and was later hacked to death after it crossed the Mechi river to enter Nepal on Monday night. The calf, which had raided a maize field with a herd, was attacked by some locals with ...

News Nepal » Mechi: Gadkari assures 10 roads costing Rs 500cr under Indo-Nepal agreement

News channel or source: http://www.newkerala.com/news/fullnews-266144.html
Publication date: hursday 24 August 2017

Elaborating on the projects, Gadkari stated that a bridge is being constructed on river Mechi through which Kakarvitta in Nepal would be linked to Pani Tanki in West Bengal. "Rs. 158 crore bridge is being constructed on river Mechi with assistance from ADB ...

News Nepal » Mechi: Nepal fence to keep elephants away may escalate into political row

News channel or source: http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/nepal-fence-to-keep-elephants-away-may-escalate-into-political-row/story-1APKBoVfiUwMPIS7YRfCbN.html
Publication date: Sunday 12 June 2016

Nepal erected the 18-km-long energised fence near the bank of Mechi river that divides the two countries with aid from international funding agencies six months ago. West Bengal forest minister Binay Krishna Barman, who held a high-level meeting with state ...

News Nepal » Mechi: At least 218 red pandas found in eastern Nepal

News channel or source: https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/mechi-has-218-red-pandas/
Publication date: hursday 17 September 2015

PHIDIM: Recent statistics show that at least 218 red pandas (Ailurus fulgens) live in their natural habitat in Mechi zone of eastern Nepal. The Red Panda Network and its associates, including Deep Jyoti Youth Club of Panchthar and the Mountain Institute ...

News Nepal » Mechi: Jumbo diplomacy: Fenced out by Nepal, elephants present Bengal with a headache

News channel or source: http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/jumbo-diplomacy-fenced-out-by-nepal-elephants-present-bengal-with-a-headache-2900273/
Publication date: hursday 07 July 2016

For over a century, elephants had been using a migratory route along the banks of the river Mechi that separates India from Nepal. Now an electric fence 18 km long has been preventing elephants from crossing over to Nepal from the Indian side, the very ...