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Nepal’s economic growth rebounded strongly in FY 2017:WB

The World Bank has said that Nepal’s economic growth has rebounded strongly and has reached 7.5 % in the fiscal year 2017. This is the highest economic growth rate in the country since 1994. The World Bank has said that the best monsoons in recent years; increased availability of electricity; …

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Sunrise Bank support to 5 students doing thesis

Sunrise Bank is supporting five students of Masters in Business Studies (MBS) and Master in Business Administration (MBA) level for their thesis preparation.  The bank is providing the support to the students of Tribhuwan University (TU). The bank and the administration department of TU signed a memorandum of understanding regarding …

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Nepal to host Asian weightlifting Championship

Nepal Weight lifting Association (NWA) is organizing Asian Weight lifting Championships for youth and junior players at the Army Physical Training and Sports Complex in Lagankhel from July 21 to 29. The tournament, officially sanctioned by Asian Weightlifting Federation (AWF), will feature events in youth and junior sections in both …

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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

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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