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Ex-King told to preserve culture and tradition


By Our Reporter When the republic government neglected to preserve culture and tradition, locals have urged former King Gyanendra to maintain the tradition. This year, the organisers of the Pachali Bhairab Festival have invited former King to grace the festival, offer pooja and exchange Khadga, Annapurna Post daily has reported. …

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Former home minister is still missing


By Our Reporter From last Sunday nobody knows whereabouts of former home and foreign minister Madhab Sharma after the vehicle he was raiding plunged into the Trishuli River near Kurintar in the Prithivi Highway. Until writing of this report on Tuesday afternoon, the search team was unable to know about …

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President Xi not to visit in foreseeable future

Chinese President Xi Jinping stands by national flags at the Schloss Bellevue presidential residency in Berlin on March 28, 2014. Chinese President Xi Jinping begins a landmark visit to fellow export powerhouse Germany Friday, the third leg of his European tour, expected to cement flourishing trade ties and focus on the Crimea crisis.
AFP PHOTO / JOHANNES EISELE        (Photo credit should read JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)

By Our Reporter Immediately after his election to the post of the PM, Pushpakamal Dahal, in an interview to a broadsheet daily, had said that the visit of Chinese supreme leader President Xi had not been fixed, whereas, the then prime minister KP Sharma Oli was confident that President Xi …

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Political parties violate constitutional provisions


By Our Reporter Although the new constitution has a provision that the members of the Council of Ministers should be limited to 25, both the government formed after the promulgation of the new constitution last year have violated this. Former Prime Minister K.P. Oli had formed a 41-member cabinet, the …

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Dahal-Karki settle corruption row!


By Our Reporter Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and chairman of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) Lokman Singh Karki, who were in a row regarding a writ filed against Karki in the Supreme Court had reportedly reach an understanding. This was revealed by Prime Minsiter …

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Can government amend constitution when UML is opposing it?


By Our Reporter The government is preparing to table a bill in the parliament to amend the constitution in order to meet the demand of the Madhes-based parties. However, it looks unlikely that the government can amend the constitution as the CPN-UML, the main opposition party in the parliament, is …

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NC’s astonishing silence


By Our Reporter The other day, former prime minister and chairman of the second largest party UML, KP Sharma Oli remarked why the NC leaders have remained silent on the government’s policy! There is no official reaction on the 25-point joint statement issued during the visit of our prime minister …

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IGP Aryal against Home Minister Nidhi’s plan to withdraw cases of Madhesis


By Our Reporter Revelation of  Deputy  Prime Minister Bimalendra Nidhi’s plan to withdraw the cases of serious crimes involving the Madhesi agitators has drawn flak from Inspector General of Nepal Police Upendra Kanta Aryal. Aryal has strongly opposed the preparations made to withdraw the cases relating to the Kailali carnage …

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Aspiring home-goers fail to get bus/air tickets

By Our Reporter The transport entrepreneurs opened the booking of bus tickets for the aspiring home-goers in the forthcoming Dashain festival from Friday. But most of the people failed to get the tickets as the transport workers hid the tickets in the hope of selling them in the black markets. …

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