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“Loktantra” not for the people

By Our Reporter These days, if one visits social networks, the status of commoners are full with dissatisfaction against the political leaders and the political parties who are fighting for power and always engaged in conspiracy for power. Our leaders have proved that politics is the name of a dirty …

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Postponed 19th SAARC Summit: The missed opportunity

By Mazhar Javed So the 19th SAARC Summit which was slated five weeks from now in Islamabad stands postponed. If the meeting had been allowed to proceed as scheduled, it would have certainly moved things in the direction of regional integration among a quarter of world’s population. For the host …

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India intends to make SAARC dysfunctional

By Our Reporter The 19th SAARC Summit scheduled to be held in Pakistan on November 9-10 has been postponed after India and three other nations—Bhutan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka said they would not attend the summit in Pakistan. Of course, Bhutan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka have decided to …

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Birthday celebration for a good cause

By Our Reporter Former Crown Princesses Himani hosted a dinner reception at the Soaltee Hotel on the occasion of her 40th birthday. Around 300 Royal relatives were invited at the dinner reception. According to Dr Phani Pathak, the press secretary of the former King, the dinner reception was organised to …

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MPs’ demand for increasing facilities draw public flake

By Our Reporter The lawmakers’ demand for increase in their facilities including a provision to exempt customs while importing their motors has drawn public flak. The lawmakers, who remain divided on important national issues, forged consensus when forwarding their demand for increasing their facilities. The lawmakers in Nepal had earned …

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20 years jail to those involved in black marketing: Minister Bohara

Kathmandu, Oct 3: Minister for Supplies Dipak Bohara has said that the government was planning to introduce a stringent law against those fomenting black marketing. At an interaction organized by Reporters’ Club in the capital city on Monday, Minister Bohara said the traders adulterating food items and posing risk to …

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Will there be war between India and Pakistan?

By Our Reporter Will India and Pakistan engage in the fourth war? Everyone is now seeking answer to this question.  If the two nuclear powers of South Asia go for another round of war, life in entire region will be affected with Nepal facing the shortage of petroleum products. Latest …

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The wages of crying wolf

By Maila Baje So it eventually had to come to this. A decade after triumphing in their ‘people’s war’, Baburam Bhattarai is accusing Pushpa Kamal Dahal of betraying the nation in order to maintain his grip on power by signing a despicable agreement with India during his recent trip down …

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Restore constitutional monarchy to resolve present deadlock

By Divya Singh Rathore, London “Today, there is a huge demonstration in Kathmandu by the opposition. The issue is on the federal structure of the constitution”,SurendraPhuyal of the BBC Nepali Service, reported from Kathmandu on 21 January 2015. He had described about the general strike in Kathmandu on 20 January …

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By Prabasi Nepali SAARC Summit Cancelled As a result of the armed confrontation on the de facto Indo-Pakistani border in Kashmir, India first unilaterally withdrew its participation in the 19th SAARC Summit scheduled for November 9-10 in Islamabad. In India’s opinion, in view of increasing cross-border ‘terrorist’ attacks in the …

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