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Candid Call on How They Fall

By P. Kharel By now, the national consensus is that the 1951 democratic revolution, inspired by King Tribhuvan and steered by Matrika Prasad Koirala, of Nepali Congress, remains unique for the true bearings of democratic changes inspired more by serving the nation than by catering to individual and group interests. …

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India is a grossly unequal country

By Rahul Ahluwalia,Yamini Atmavilas & Nachiket Mor India is the second most unequal economy in the world after Russia, according to a 2017 Oxfam report entitled “An economy for the 99%”. More sobering is the fact that even the people we might consider to be middle class in India are …

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Raw: Background and introduction

By Prof Dr Shastra Dutta Pant (Continued from previous week) RAW ultimately wants to keep its neighboring countries in its grip, initially through bilateral treaties. Its initial strategy to annex small neighboring countries did not succeed until 1975. So the KGB assisting group revised its strategy to hatch conspiracies against …

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China opposes U.S. resolution on Tibet issue

BEIJING, April 27 (Xinhua) — China on Friday expressed opposition to a U.S. Senate resolution on the reincarnation of Dalai Lama, saying it has interfering in China’s internal affairs. Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying made the remarks at a daily press briefing in response to a question regarding Tibet issue …

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1,500 new words, expressions added to Tibetan vocabulary

BEIJING, April 29 (Xinhua) — Nearly 1,500 new words and expressions have been added to the Tibetan vocabulary. A national committee on standardization of the Tibetan language  released the words and expressions, which have largely emerged in  Mandarin Chinese since the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China …

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U.S.-China trade disputes to hit America’s heartland harder than expected

By Peter Mertz DENVER, the United States, April 30 (Xinhua) — American farmers have been bracing for a tariffs race between the United States and China ignited by the Trump administration — economic shots that would likely hurt America’s historic heartland. Since China’s response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s tariffs …

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The China-India-Nepal triangle

By Kamal Dev Bhattarai While Nepal’s Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali was in China from April 16-21, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi asked India to be a part of new development projects in Nepal. “Whether it’s China or India, our two countries shall be happy to see Nepal’s new development after …

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Norway and Germany built school and handedover

German Ambassador  Roland Schaefer and Norwegian Ambassador  Lasse Bjørn Johannessen  jointly inaugurated and handed over to the Government of Nepal  a new school building of Komin Shyame Wangphel Secondary School in Syafrubesi of Rasuwa. This school, completely damaged by the 2015 earthquake, has now been rebuilt with the financial support …

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Indian media focus on mutual trust at informal Xi-Modi summit

NEW DELHI, April 29 (Xinhua) — Indian newspapers on Sunday reported on the just-concluded informal summit between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister NarendraModi, with their focus on the two leaders’ pledge to enhance mutual trust. Major local English-language newspapers carried lead stories about the conclusion Saturday of …

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Manisha Koirala bags Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award 2017

By Ritika Handoo New Delhi: Terrific actress Manisha Koirala, who recently made a comeback to silver screens with ‘Dear Maya’ bagged the much coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Award. She was honoured with the special Phalke Brave and Beautiful award at the ceremony. Manisha took to Twitter and shared a video link …

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