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Rats quit sinking ship again

By Our Reporter As in 2054 BS, a few political parties exhibited their ‘Rat’ attitude this time as well.  Former Prime Minister Lokendra Bahadur Chand coined the phrase ‘Rat attitude’ when a few sitting ministers including Kamal Thapa had changed the camp at the last moment leading to the fall …

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Dr KC ends hunger strike

Dr Govinda KC, a senior orthopedic surgeon at the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) ended his eighth hunger strike by taking juice offered by five-year-old patient Saroj Nepali, monk Tsewang Norbu Lama and Anita Devi Mahato at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) Monday. Dr KCended his longest ever hunger strike …

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Now “Old Force” appears

By Our Reporter In the crowd of around two hundred political parties,  another political party, Purano Shakti Abhiyan (Old Force Campaign) has been constituted under the coordination of noted advocate Balkrishna Neupane. This is the campaign for restoration of the 1990’s constitution, said Neupane during an event organised by the …

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Mansoon rains create havoc across the country

By Our Reporter Incessant rains for the past one week have wrecked havoc across the country killing at least 12 people in many parts of the country. Many towns from Birtamode in Jhapa to Birgunj in Parsa were submerged by the floodwaters while landslides caused damages to the mountainous districts. …

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Economic development should be political agenda: Suraj Vaidya

By Our Reporter Suraj Vaidya, chairman, SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industries, has said that Nepal can achieve economic goal if all the political parties in the country will make economic development as their political agenda. while addressing a press conference organised to inform about the activities of the SAARC …

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It hasn’t all been said yet

By Maila Baje The euphoria gripping the Indian media following the resignation of Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Oli evidently stems from New Delhi’s apparent triumph in having returned to the driver’s seat of Nepali politics after a hiatus of nine months. Granted, reporters and commentators across the southern border have …

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Unstable Nepal not good for India

BY M.K. BHADRAKUMAR Nepal’s Prime Minister K. P. Oli resigned on Sunday seeing the writing on the wall that his main coalition partner ‘Maoist’ leader Prachanda has struck a Faustian deal of power-sharing with the main opposition party Nepali Congress in a political conspiracy with domestic and external ramifications. The …

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Bravo KP Oli!

By PR Pradhan I am not an UML cadre and I have never voted for UML. I had never been a fan of KP Sharma Oli, instead, I have criticized him  many times. Today, I am inspired from the stance of the outgoing Prime Minister Oli. Today, I am thinking, …

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Trapped, Oli

Concluding the tirade of allegations and counter-allegations in the legislature on the no-confidence motion against government, Prime Minister K. P. Oli emerged the ultimate winner. That he had lost his majority there was evident much before the motion was introduced in parliament simply because it was his erstwhile partners that …

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US Republicans & Democrats in General Election Mode

By Shashi P.B.B.Malla With the Republican National Convention already completed and the Democratic National Convention slated this week, it can be said that both parties have now started their campaigns for the general election on November 8.  Both candidates for president have also chosen their presumptive vice president. For ninety …

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