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NIBL to donate Rs 10 million to reconstruction damaged temples


The Nepal Investment Bank Limited (NIBL) has said that they would provide Rs 10 million to the State for the reconstruction of the quake-damaged temples in Hanuman Dhoka premises in Kathmandu. During a programme organized by the UNESCO, Chief Executive Officer at NIBL, PrithiviBahadurPandey, made this announcement. The Gopinath and …

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By Pushpa Raj Pradhan Thousands of local Newars welcomed former King Gyanendra to attend the Khadga exchange ceremony of the Pachhali Bhairav in Marutole, Kathmandu on Sunday morning. The former King was invited there at the capacity of a King to continue the religious tradition which was halted since the …

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Is new polarization in the offing in new world order?

By Our Reporter The growing tension between India and Pakistan and the increasing strategic intimacy between China and Russia show the onset of the new world order. The latest activities of the Indian prime minister Narendra Modi showed he is eager to join the American Club. If the ongoing tension …

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“Loktantra” not for the people

By Our Reporter These days, if one visits social networks, the status of commoners are full with dissatisfaction against the political leaders and the political parties who are fighting for power and always engaged in conspiracy for power. Our leaders have proved that politics is the name of a dirty …

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Postponed 19th SAARC Summit: The missed opportunity


By Mazhar Javed So the 19th SAARC Summit which was slated five weeks from now in Islamabad stands postponed. If the meeting had been allowed to proceed as scheduled, it would have certainly moved things in the direction of regional integration among a quarter of world’s population. For the host …

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India intends to make SAARC dysfunctional


By Our Reporter The 19th SAARC Summit scheduled to be held in Pakistan on November 9-10 has been postponed after India and three other nations—Bhutan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka said they would not attend the summit in Pakistan. Of course, Bhutan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka have decided to …

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Birthday celebration for a good cause


By Our Reporter Former Crown Princesses Himani hosted a dinner reception at the Soaltee Hotel on the occasion of her 40th birthday. Around 300 Royal relatives were invited at the dinner reception. According to Dr Phani Pathak, the press secretary of the former King, the dinner reception was organised to …

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MPs’ demand for increasing facilities draw public flake

By Our Reporter The lawmakers’ demand for increase in their facilities including a provision to exempt customs while importing their motors has drawn public flak. The lawmakers, who remain divided on important national issues, forged consensus when forwarding their demand for increasing their facilities. The lawmakers in Nepal had earned …

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20 years jail to those involved in black marketing: Minister Bohara

Kathmandu, Oct 3: Minister for Supplies Dipak Bohara has said that the government was planning to introduce a stringent law against those fomenting black marketing. At an interaction organized by Reporters’ Club in the capital city on Monday, Minister Bohara said the traders adulterating food items and posing risk to …

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Will there be war between India and Pakistan?

By Our Reporter Will India and Pakistan engage in the fourth war? Everyone is now seeking answer to this question.  If the two nuclear powers of South Asia go for another round of war, life in entire region will be affected with Nepal facing the shortage of petroleum products. Latest …

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