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Ryan Elisabeth Reid exhibition at Siddhartha Art Gallery


Early this year, Ryan Elisabeth Reid, an American postmodern dancer and choreographer had turned Kathmandu into a studio where for the first time different generations of women came together to explore themselves in the same space and time. She had led a performance called AAMAA which was exhibited at Taragaon …

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Fate of second phase election uncertain


By Our Reporter Although it is now almost sure that the first phase of election will be held in the scheduled date of May 14, as an election friendly environment has already been in place, the fate of the second phase local poll looks uncertain. The government, which had earlier …

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Finally, government to join OBOR


By Our Reporter Following pressure from the scholars in home and the Chinese diplomats, the government has formally decided to sign an accord on the “One Belt, One Road” initiative launched by China. A cabinet meeting on Monday decided to ink the OBOR. The present government led by Pushpa Kamal …

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Review columnist P Kharel awarded

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By Our Reporter Columnist of the People’s Review, P Kharel has been awarded the Gorkhapatra National Award on the occasion of the National Journalism Day on 7 May. The Award carries Rs. 55,551.00. The first professor at the Central Department of Journalism and Mass Communications, Tribhuvan University, Kharel is a …

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CJ Karki resumes office after SC stays impeachment

By Our Reporter In yet another dramatic incident of last week, the Supreme Court on Friday stayed the impeachment motion paving path for suspended Chief Justice Sushila Karki to resume her office in five days. The Supreme Court (SC) on Friday issued an interim order against the impeachment motion against …

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Gachchhadar inducted in the cabinet

By Our Reporter Bijay Gachchhadar of the Madhesi Janaadhikar Forum Liktantrik has joined the Pushpa Kamal Dahal-led government just a week before Dahal is to handover power to NC president Sher Bahadur Deuba. Prime Minister Dahal has given Gachchhadar the position of deputy prime minister and the portfolio of local …

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Major parties forge alliance to win polls


By Our Reporter Political parties have once proved that everything is possible in politics and no one is permanent enemy in politics by forging alliance to capture more seats of the local units. While the CPN-UML and the Rastriya Prajatantra Party decided to forge alliance in many local units, Nepali …

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Cease-fire between executive and judiciary

By Our Reporter Prime Minister Pushpakamal Dahal and NC president Sher Bahadur Deuba have decided to adopt a “wait and see” strategy for the time being. Following a serious meeting between Dahal and Deuba on Sunday, both the leaders have reached to a conclusion to see the attitude of the …

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ADB’s 50th meeting stresses on quality infrastructure

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Sharachchandra Bhandary in Yokohama The 50th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has kicked off here at the port city, amid pomp and splendor, with emphasis on quality infrastructure for the removal of abject poverty in the Asia-Pacific region. Amid the participation of …

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