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Eight tax evaders busted in Kathmandu

Kathmandu, Aug 30: Police have busted eight persons with cash amounting to Rs 17.23 million from various places of Kathmandu Valley for their alleged involvement in evading tax by running unlawful money transfer business (hundi). Among the arrested are an Indian national Pawan Kumar Agrawal, proprietor of Anu Trading based …

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Govt offers subsidized rates on essentials for this festive season


The government has announced subsidized rates for essentials including cooking gas, lentils, rice, ghee, oil, sugar, paneer and goats throughout the upcoming festive season giving respite to consumers who have been badly hit by inflation and overpricing. A meeting chaired by Minister for Supplies Deepak Bohara on Sunday decided to …

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Inauguration of the 9th NRN conference by IME chairman


Chandra Prasad Dhakal, chairman of IME group addressed the gathering of non-residential Nepalese (NRN) in New Jersey, USA at the 9th NRN conference which was inaugurated on 27th of August. Dhakal also represented the FNCCI and all the other private sector of Nepal. At the inauguration ceremony Dhakal also requested …

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Tourism information Center underway in Sauraha


Sauraha of Chitwan, Nepal’s third most popular tourist destination, is set to get well-equipped tourism information center. Tourists visiting Sauraha may have some questions about a location, hotels, transportation, places to visit etc… The setting up of the information center is believed to relieve tourists visiting the area of these …

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Mahindra to unveil Mojo 300cc


Mahindra Two Wheelers Ltd, a part of the $17.8 billion Mahindra Group, has announced that it will be unveiling a new 300cc motorcycle in Nepal. The motorcycle is a flagship model from Mahindra which ‘has a unique and a sharp impactful design, with which Mahindra Two Wheelers aims to create …

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Renault’s Kwid and Duster out in the market


French automobile brand Renault officially announced its entry in the Nepali market on Monday, launching its two cars – Duster and Kwid. Renault has appointed Advanced Automobiles Pvt Ltd as its authorized distributor in Nepal who unveiled the sports utility vehicle (SUV) Duster and the hatchback Kwid amid a ceremony. …

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Matt Damon comes third in Forbes’ Hollywood rich list


Matt Damon has become the third highest-paid actor in Hollywood, according to Forbes’ annual rich list. The actor missed the top 10 last year but has seen his earnings rocket to $55m (£41.6m) after starring in Jason Bourne and The Martian. He was beaten by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, who …

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Jennifer Lawrence world’s highest paid-actress, second year in a row


WASHINGTON: Jennifer Lawrence is the world’s highest-paid actress in 2016 for the second year in a row, followed by Melissa McCarthy, who notched a big gain to claim the runner-up spot, Forbes magazine reported. Lawrence, the star of the “Hunger Games” franchise, has earned $46 million before taxes over 12 …

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MTV Video Music Awards 2016 where Beyonce dominated the show


NEW YORK: Beyonce dominated the MTV Video Music awards on Sunday, prowling the stage with a 15 minute medley from her powerful “Lemonade” album and taking home eight statuettes, including the top prize – video of the year. On a night when women ruled, Britney Spears returned to the VMA …

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