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DoR starts construction of 10 railway tracks (ht 11/06/2018)

SC issues stay order on monorail project: The project will cover a length of 113 kilometres and comprise tunnels and bridges (ht 09/06/2018)

Pre-feasibility study of Ktm-Raxaul railway starts (ht 09/06/2018), India-led prelim study for Valley-Raxaul rail begins (kp 10/06/2018)

Province 3 government to conduct feasibility study for Gosainkunda cable car, by Himnath Devkota (rep 04/06/2018)

KMC signs MoU with China Railway for monorail feasibility study (kp 26/05/2018)

Operation of cable car feasible in Valley (ht 24/05/2018), Urban cable car: French Embassy submits feasibility report (kp 25/05/2018)

Kathmandu-Kyirong railway feasibility study kicks off: The estimated cost to build the project is about Rs 69 billion (ht 23/05/2018), Kerung-Kathmandu connectivity: Chinese team begins initial railway study, by Sanjeev Giri (kp 24/05/2018)

KMC to sign MoU on monorail with IBN today (ht 16/05/2018), KTM monorail plan thrown into doubt: The prospective developer of the $800 million monorail project failed to deposit the Rs100m performance guarantee (kp 17/05/2018)

India sends draft MoU for railway feasibility study: Two prime ministers agree to maintain momentum generated by Oli’s visit to India in April, by Anil Giri (kp 13/05/2018)

China to conduct feasibility study: Recent study says railway line possible, by Sanjeev Giri (kp 07/05/2018)

Government plans Lumbini monorail feasibility studies (kp 01/05/2018)

Nepali team in China to discuss rail from Kyirong to Kathmandu (ht 01/05/2018)

Cable car service likely in Shivapur hills: Shivapuri Eco-Tourism and Cable Car Ltd is seeking govt nod to start construction (rep 01/05/2018)

Lack of railway rakes delays transportation of goods, by Shankar Acharya (kp 30/04/2018), 1st cargo train arrives near Biratnagar: this is part of a trial to  create a second cargo train route linking nepal with india after Birgunj, by Madhav Ghimire (kp 30/04/2018)

IBN asked to prepare DFS of Nagdhunga-Dhulikhel metro rail (ht 30/04/2018)

Nepal’s Railway Dream and Rivalry, by Nandalal Tiwari (rn 23/04/2018)

Feasibility study of Ktm-Birgunj electric railway soon (ht 21/04/2018)

Locomotive dreams: In the past, Nepal shunned the idea of developing a railway network and focused on roads instead, by Amish Raj Mulmi (kp 20/04/2018)

Metro Kathmandu: Only an underground metro system can alleviate transport issues without displacing natives or damaging heritage sites, by Binod L. Amatya (kp 19/04/2018)

Train of thought: Political considerations have lent their weight to the railway propositions rather than thorough appraisal and hard facts, by Ram Sharan Mahat (kp 17/04/2018)

India-Nepal railway study soon (kp 11/04/2018), India-Nepal rail diplomacy (nt 13/04/2018)

Fate of Valley's monorail project in limbo, by Umesh Poudel (ht 10/04/2018)

Barathwa-Biratnagar section of cross-border railway hits a snag, by Binod Subedi (rep 08/04/2018)

Rail line to Kathmandu among accords inked by Nepal, India, by Roshan Sedhai (rep 08/04/2018)

Nepal’s railway dream: Having rails is what we will have to strive for ultimately but at the moment it is important to make provisions to address the urgent needs of people, by Bandev Paudel (rep 29/03/2018)

Chinese rail to arrive in Nepal in five years, says minister (ht 26/03/2018)

Railway project stalls on land compensation row, by Dev Narayan Shah (kp 24/03/2018)

Survey of Rupaidiya-Kohalpur railway line begins, by Kamal Khatri (rep 15/03/2018)

KMC and Cimex to sign MoU for sky rail project (kp 10/03/2018), Detailed Project Report on monorail within a few days, says KMC Spokesperson Karki (ht 11/03/2018)

Delhi wants rail links with Kathmandu: Koshiyari; Says ties with India will improve during Oli’s tenure (kp 27/02/2018)

China to train Nepali engineers in rail technology: Nepal’s Department of Railways has a total of eight engineers, and not one of them is railway engineer (kp 17/02/2018)

Nepal-India passenger railway to resume in Oct, by Shyam Sundar Shashi (kp 12/02/2018)

Feasibility study of rail link to Birgunj to begin soon (ht 13/12/2017)

Banking on connectivity: Our collective prosperity depends on first turning our hard borders into soft ones, by Anil Chitrakar (nt 01/12/2017)

Chinese team to hold railway studies (kp 07/11/2017), Kathmandu-Kerung rail possible: Chinese team (kp 11/11/2017), 2 rail routes could be developed in Nepal, say Chinese experts, by Chandan Kumar Mandal (kp 11/11/2017)

Developing rail link: Tall promise but little to show off. by Sanjeev Giri (kp 27/09/2017)

DPR of East-West Electric Rail by Nov 2018 (ht 25/09/2017)

Railway track almost ready, indecision will likely delay rails, by Santosh Neupane (rep 13/09/2017)

Nepal, China to expedite cross-border railway, by Sangeet Sangroula (rep 08/09/2017)

Nepal-India railway project goes off track, by Lila Ballav Ghimire (kp 09/08/2017)

Operation of monorail possible in Valley: Study (ht 06/08/2017)

India starts paperwork for Sitamarhi-Janakpur railway line, by Mahesh Kumar Das (rep 06/08/2017)

DPR of East-West Railway project in 15 months (ht 29/07/2017)

EoI sought for feasibility study of rail link to Birgunj (ht 25/07/2017)

Janakpur-Jayanagar railway service to resume soon (ht 23/07/2017)

Kathmandu sky rail: Primary feasibility study report submitted to KMC (kp 19/07/2017), Pre-feasibility report on sky-rail presented to KMC (rep 19/07/2017)

Chugging back to life: Nepal revamps colonial era rail link (ht 16/06/2017)

“Nepal in talks with China to build $8 bln cross-border rail link” (ht 15/05/2017), China agrees to provide financial assistance for cross-border railway link, by Sangeet Sangroula (rep 15/05/2017), Nepal proposes China for road, rail links (kp 16/05/2017), Nepal, China designate focal persons to expedite cross-border railway project, by Sangeet Sangroula (rep 16/05/2017), Train of thought: The train will bring cheap Chinese goods. But will we then send it back empty on its return leg?, by Gaurav Bhattarai (rep 16/05/2017)

Kathmandu needs metro rail: Its introduction is vital for environmental sustainability, economic viability and improved quality of life, by Binod L. Amatya (kp 04/04/2017)

Nepal seeks Chinese support for Rasuwa-Lumbini railway (ht 25/03/2017)

Plan afoot to construct monorail in Kathmandu: The Rs 50 billion project is estimated to cover 28.55 kilometres of Ring Road, by Sujan Dhungana (ht 23/02/2017)

India proposes Kathmandu to Delhi, Kolkata rail links (kp 20/02/2017)

MoU signed for feasibility study of sky rail in Capital, by Anup Ojha (kp 09/02/2017), Fast and luxurious: An elevated monorail is the best way to ease commute and relieve traffic congestion in Kathmandu, by DN Thapa (kp 12/02/2017)

A metro for the metro: The Valley needs an integrated transit system that comprises bus and rail systems, by Ashish Gajurel (kp 11/01/2017)

IBN to form body to study valley metro rail (kp 09/01/2017)

Kathmandu-Birgunj Railway Line: Railway department extends deadline of global tender (rep 03/01/2017)

House panel to govt: Begin work on railway plan: Minister Lekhak says talks are on with various govern-ments and private firms interested in the rail  network expansion project (kp 23/12/2016)

Jayanagar-Janakpur-Bardibas railway inspected (ht 20/12/2016)

Janakpur-Jayanagar railway service unlikely to resume by June, by Suresh Yadav (rep 08/12/2016)

Barahani-Kathmandu railway project: Railway Department yet to decide on India’s proposal (kp 24/11/2016)

Railway engines gathering dust, literally (kp 20/11/2016)

Kathmandu-Kerung railway: 4 Chinese companies interested in project (kp 09/10/2016)

India tables proposal to conduct survey for 2 cross-border railways, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 26/09/2016)

Chinese firms show interest in feasibility study of Rasuwagadhi-Kathmandu railway (ht 12/08/2016)

Nepal-China railway ‘technologically and economically feasible’, by Sanjeev Giri (kp 06/08/2016)

Two Chinese companies keen to build rail network in Nepal, by Mukul Humagain and Anil Giri (kp 02/07/2016)

Kolkata-Jogbani railway of no use, say traders, by Binod Bhandari (kp 28/06/2016)

Feasibility study for railway projects in Nepal under way (ht 10/06/2016)

Feasibility study of Kathmandu-Birgunj railway: Surprise inclusion in budget 2016-17, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 05/06/2016)

Private sector seeks dedicated railway line (ht 05/06/2016)

Extending rail link to Nepal no big deal: Chinese experts, by Ashok Dahal (kp 03/06/2016)

Govt to relocate unused rail tracks (kp 25/05/2016)

Trans-Himalayan Railway, Fiction or Feasibility?, by Narad Bharadwaj (rn 20/05/2016)

Nepal-China Trans-border Railways, by Lila Nyaichyai (rn 17/05/2016)

Call to scrap faulty railway tracks at Birgunj dry port, by Shankar Acharya (kp 04/04/2016)

Trans-Himalaya railway link to be explored, by Lekhanath Pandey (ht 22/03/2016)

Broad gauge railway construction delayed (ht 20/01/2016)

KMC unveils plan to build a sustainable, resilient metro (kp 03/01/2016)

Kathmandu-Pokhara railway: Chinese firm to conduct feasibility study (kp 18/12/2015)

Government invites EoI for Railway DPR (ht 03/09/2015)

Trains wanted: An integrated transport system is crucial for the regeneration of Kathmandu, by Binod L. Amatya (kp 01/09/2015)

Rail network can be extended upto Kathmandu, say Chinese officials, by Roshan Sedhai (kp 20/07/2015)

Govt to conduct another feasibility study of railway line (ht 29/06/2015)

Report: China eyeing Tibet-Nepal railway (kp 10/04/2015)

China to extend railway link by 2020 (kp 02/04/2015)

Kathari to be linked by railways within a year, by Binod Bhandari (kp 09/01/2015)

‘Allocate sufficient budget for railway development’ (ht 06/01/2015)

China assures rail link with Nepal: Nepal asked to study feasibility, by Anil Giri (kp 28/12/2014)

Alignment row threatens tode rail railway project (ht 11/12/2014)

Work on two railway links under way (kp 30/11/2014)

IBN plans fresh DPR for metro railway service (ht 15/11/2014)

Feasibility study of alternative railway line planned (ht 20/11/2014)

Janakpur Railway suspension affects border movement, by Shyam Sundar Shashi (kp 05/11/2014)

Work on three remaining railway links to start this fiscal (ht 29/09/2014)

Railway DPR in west uncertain: DoR unable to move ahead due to a case filed at apex court (ht 25/09/2014)

Railway construction cost up: Per km cost for Simara-Tamsariya section nearly Rs 1 billion; Government also to conduct feasibility study to avoid CNP (ht 23/09/2014)

70pc work on railway done (kp 26/08/2014) [related to Jogbani-Biratnagar railway], Nepal, India review work onongoing railway projects (ht 26/08/2014)

Nepal urges India to link three ICDs with railway (kp 02/08/2014)

China plans railway to Nepal, India borders by 2020 (ht 25/07/2014), China Rail To Reach Nepal In 6 Yrs, by Purna Basnet (rep 25/07/2014), China plans rail link with Nepal, by Nirmal Shrestha (kp 31/07/2014)

Mechi-Mahakali electric railway: Construction formally begins, by Aman Koirala (kp 16/06/2014), Mechi-Mahakali Electric Railway construction starts (rep 17/06/2014), Locals stop railway project in its tracks, by Aman Koirala (kp 17/06/2014)

Govt ban on old vehicles affects railway expansion, by Shyam Sundar Shashi (kp 15/06/2014)

Khanal requests China for railway link (kp 15/05/2014)

Railways dept mulls multi-year contracts:  If things go according to plan, construction of east-west railway track bed to gather speed (ht 06/05/2014)

Consultant urges government to adopt DBB model: Says the model will be cheaper for one section of Mechi-Mahakali Railway (ht 14/04/2014)

Minister decries rail plan via Chitwan Park, by Pragati Shahi (kp 07/03/2014)

East-West electric railway: DPR of Simara-Tamsariya segment gets go-ahead, by Ramesh Shrestha and Pragati Shahi (kp 28/02/2014)

Trainspotting in Kathmandu: Road expansion alone will not solve traffic congestion; an urban rail might do better, by Binod L. Amatya (kp 27/02/2014)

Only 20% works on Biratnagar-Jogbani railway project completed (rep 24/02/2014)

Nepal, India talk railway projects (kp 22/02/2014)

Call to build railway, postal road parallel (kp 19/02/2014)

Hush-hush railway survey angers Butwal folks: Kalikanagar people want route realigned thru forest (ht 09/02/2014)

Trade hit as Janakpur Railway chugs to a halt, by Shyam Sundar Shahi (kp 03/02/2014), Dispute among staff shuts railway for 23 days (ht 14/02/2014)

Tresspassing into nature: Planned new east-west railroad and Hulaki highway threaten the Chitwan National Park, by Bhrikuti Rai and Sunir Pandey (nt 24/01/2014)

Janakpur railway service halted, by Shyam Sundar Shashi (kp 18/01/2014)

Simara-Tamsariya railway: DPR of Chitwan portion in limbo (kp 01/01/2014)

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