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Caretaker government presents the biggest budget!

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Krishna Bahadur Mahara addresses the Parliament meeting on Thursday, September 1, 2016. Photo: RSS

By Our Reporter The caretaker government on Monday unveiled the budget of Rs 1.279 trillion for the coming fiscal year 2017/18. Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Krishna BahadurMahara unveiled the budget at the Legislature Parliament meeting late in the afternoon. The new budget, largest in terms of its size …

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Deuba to succeed PM Dahal


By Our Reporter   After the UML ended the obstruction of the parliament proceedings, the house business has resumed and immediately after the President asked to elect a new prime minister through a majority, NC president SherBahadurDeuba is going to give his candidature for the post. The UML is not …

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Maoist cadres tore ballot paper in Bharatpur with ill-intention

By Our Reporter The local level elections’ vote count in Bharatpur Metropolitan City has been postponed since Sunday midnight. The vote count was postponed for indefinite period after the representatives of the Maoist-Centre tore the ballot papers when Maoist mayoral candidate RenuDahal failed to garner expected votes from Ward No …

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Dahal’s resignation in Delhi’s instruction


By Our Reporter Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal’s resignation in the middle of the local election has raised question about the fate of the second phase local election now rescheduled for June 23. He announced his resignation through a televised speech on last Wednesday when his attempt to announce his …

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Do or die alone can preserve our dignity and honour-II


Q: Do you think the entire community of Nepalese youths wants to abandon the country? What is the reason? Ans: You can see by yourself and you also know what you want. Most of the youths with whom I have chance to interact becomes unhappy when I suggest them to …

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RJP not to take part in elections if its demands are not met

By Our Reporter The Rastriya Janata Party Nepal, the newly formed political party of six Madhes-based parties, has reiterated its stance that it would not take part in the second phase of the local poll. Although the government postponed the second phase local poll for June 23 from the pre-scheduled …

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Caretaker government presents its policy and programme

By Our Reporter A day after Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal tendered his resignation, the caretaker government on Thursday unveiled its policies and programmes for the fiscal year 2017/18. President Bidya Devi Bhandari addressing a meeting of the Legislature Parliament unveiled the government’s policy and programmes for the fiscal year …

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Impeachment motion against CJ Karki withdrawn

By Our Reporter The ruling parties Monday withdrew the impeachment motion filed against Chief Justice Sushila Karki. The two ruling parties had to withdraw the impeachment motion when main opposition, the CPN-UML threatened to obstruct the budget if it was not withdrawn. The main proposer of the motion, Nepali Congress …

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Supreme Court squashes number of local bodies


By Our Reporter The government decision to increase the number of local units to 766 from existing 744 has been stayed by a Supreme Court order citing that the move was against the Local Level Election Act 2017. A cabinet meeting had decided to increase the number of local units …

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Pilot and co-pilot killed in Goma air crash

By Our Reporter A cargo plane of Goma Air crashed upon touchdown near Tenzing Hillary Airport in Lukla on Saturday Pilot Prakash Kumar Rai, co-pilot SujanManandharand airhostess PragyaMaharjan were injured in the crash. Rai and Mandhar died while undergoing treatment in Lukla. The plane (9N-AKY) suffered some technical problems after …

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