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Russian balloonist sets world record for circumnavigation

Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov has landed safely in a field on a private property in West Australia after setting a world record for circumnavigating the world solo in a hot air balloon. The 64-year-old Konyukhov emerged from the balloon’s gondola after more than 11 days aloft expressing his appreciation for …

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Salter gives her paintings to Maiti Nepal

British artist and social activist Jan Salter who is now 90 years of age, donated 54 of her portrait paintings to Maiti Nepal. In a farewell program held for her at the organization, she handed over the paintings to AnuradhaKoirala, the founder and director of Maiti Nepal – a non-profit …

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People’s Review completes 25 years journey

By Pushpa Raj Pradhan It is obviously a matter of glory to inform our valued readers that with the publication of 49 issues in the past one year, People’s Review weekly has completed its 25 years journey. In the past 25 years, we experienced many ups and downs in the …

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Major parties towards serious confrontation

By Our Political Reporter After Speaker Omshari Ghartimagar suspended all the house business including endorsement of the Budget for the new fiscal year, the alliance government led by KP Sharma Oli has become very angry with the Maoist Center. Ghartimagar adjourned the House until 20 July with the purpose of …

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Has the constitution failed?

By Our Reporter Now when the Nepali Congress and CPN Maoist Centre are preparing to oust Prime Minister K P. Oli through the no-trust motion they have registered in the Legislature Parliament Prime Minister K. P. Oli is claiming that he will remain in power until January 2018 stating that …

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No trust motion intensifies disputes in NC and Maoist Centre

By Our Reporter The no-trust motion registered in the parliament against Prime Minister Oli has led to the division within the NC and the Maoist centre. Narayan kaji  Shrestha  of the CPN-Maoist Centre has opposed the move made to topple the Oli-led government while NC leaders close to senior leader …

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Govinda KC’s strike is likely to spoil career of many

By Our Reporter The government has completely ignored the fast-unto-death strike being staged by Professor Dr Govinda KC demanding correction of all malpractices prevalent in the country’s medical education sector. The indifference shown by the government to Dr KC’s strike has angered the public greatly and this is likely to …

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Political instability obstructs economic development

By Our Reporter Political instability has been one of the biggest ills for Nepal especially following the mid-term elections of 1994. No government formed after 1990 has competed its full term of five years. The first majority government led by late Girija Prasad Koirala after the 1991 elections collapsed in …

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Local units slashed to 565 is likely make local party cadres jobless

By Our Reporter The Commission to Determine the Number and Border of the Village Bodies, Municipalities, and Special, Protected and Autonomous Areas proposed to have only 565 local units in place of exiting nearly 3500 such units. The heavily slashed local units is likely to make the local level cadres …

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