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Monthly Archives: February 2017

Nepal-Israel Chamber of Commerce set up

By Our Reporter Nepal-Israel Chamber of Commerce has been established to promote the economic activities as trade and investment between Nepal and Israel. Inaugurating the programme organized to announce the establishment of the Chamber, Foreign Minister DrPrakashSharanMahat said the assistance Israel provided to Nepal during the rescue and rehabilitation and …

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NDS-RAW behind Lahore terror attack

By Sajd At least 13 people were killed and 85 injured on February 13, this year when a suicide bomber struck outside the Punjab Assembly on the Mall Road in the eastern city of Lahore, Pakistan during a peaceful protest of the chemists and pharmacists against a new law. Seven …

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Bangladesh Embassy observes Mother Language Day

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By Our Reporter The Embassy of Bangladesh in Kathmandu observed the ‘ShaheedDibas’ and ‘International Mother Language Day’ on 21 February with due solemnity and pageantry.  The Mission organized a day-long programme to commemorate the day which began with the hoisting of the national flag at half-mast at the Chancery by …

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Will local election be possible on May 14?

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By Our Reporter Finally, the government has announced the dates of the local elections. A cabinet meeting on Monday evening decided to hold the local elections on Sunday, May 14, 2017. “The government has decided to hold the local elections on the same day across the country on Sunday, May …

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Kamal Thapa emerges as powerful leader in RPP

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By Our Reporter As assumed, Kamal Thapa has been elected to the post of party chairman with a huge majority. Thapa bagged 2804 votes out of total 3136 votes. His rival PradeepBikramRana bagged only 251 votes. In the beginning, PashupatiShumsherRana and PrakashchandraLohani were also in the race. However, by viewing …

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Former king Gyanendra expresses worries in his Democracy Day message

By Our Reporter Former king Gyanendra Shah, as usual, issued a congratulatory note to the Nepalis on the occasion of the 67th Democracy Day citing his grandfather the late Tribhuvan’s contribution to ushering in a democratic era. “On this auspicious day I want to recall our grandfather, the late Tribhuvan …

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Govt recommends 14 persons for ambassadorial posts

By Our Reporter The Cabinet  Monday recommended the names of 14 persons for appointment as Nepali ambassadors in various diplomatic missions abroad. The ruling parties – Nepali Congress, CPN Maoist Centre and Rastriya Prajatantra Party — resorted to a quota system based on their size in the Parliament.  A nominee …

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BP Highway caves in

By Our Reporter A strip of the BP Highway along the Shitalpati section in Sindhuli caved in and fallen into the Sunkoshi river below disrupting vehicular movement in the 158-km road. The road built I the assistance of the Japanese Government was brought into operation in July 2015. . But …

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Too many cooks spoil the broth

The present political situation is the experiment of the political leaders. The inexperienced and ambitious leaders have made the worse broth cooked by many cooks to the nation.The ambition of PushpakamalDahalwho is not able to manage even his own family has driven the country to this situation. Tarai leaders want …

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Inside the dark tunnel

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By PR Pradhan Nepal is passing through a very crucial period. Some observers even compare the present situation saying it is much worse than the time of the signing the Sugauli Treaty with the British East India Company. We have opened our grounds to the foreigners; we have given birth …

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