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Regulate open border: A lesson from Mukherjee’s visit

By Our Reporter The government of Nepal maintained unusual tight security during Indian President Pranab Mukherjee’s Nepal visit. Sources say a very high level security was provided to President Mukherjee due to open border and growing tension between India and Pakistan. Such fear was unusual as anybody can enter Nepal …

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Mukharjee under Indian security surveillance

By Our Reporter One might have noticed or not that the Indian President Pranav Mukharjee was under the Indian government’s security surveillance during his entire visit to Nepal. The above photograph reproduced from The Himalayan Times is the evidence that Mukharjee was under Indian PM Modi’s strong surveillance during his …

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Demise of the Thai king, a loss to Nepal

Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej died on October 13 after reining for 69 years. The longest serving monarch was 86. The late Thai King had the big role in transforming the Kingdom of Thailand to a prosperous nation. Throughout his 69 years in the throne, His Majesty has carried out his …

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Flashback: What else is new?

By Maila Baje Surely, it wasn’t supposed to be like this. The coordinator of our nascent New Force is struggling hard to defend his patriotic credentials. A riled Dr. Baburam Bhattarai told an audience the other day that his genetic code was so pulsating with pure-bred nationalism that it needed …

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Open Letter to the President of India

Dear P. Muykerjee jee  Sorry Mr. president, I neither welcome you in my country nor I am happy on the various illegitimate and unfriendly activities that your governments are habituated to undertake exposing their bullying characteristics. I also do feel that until you reply back following queries no true Nepali …

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Japan assistance to Disaster Risk Reduction in Chitwan

The Government of Japan provides financial assistance of 225,490 US Dollar to Shapla Neer Citizen’s Committee in Japan for Overseas Support (Shapla Neer) under the Grant Assistance for Japanese NGO Projects Scheme. Shapla Neer, a NGO based in Japan, will work with a Nepalese partner NGO, Rural Reconstruction Nepal (RRN), …

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“Lampasharbad” i.e. total surrender-ism

By PR Pardhan What is the foreign policy of Nepal, one cannot say so easily. Or, it would be better to say that we don’t have any foreign policy and the foreign policy is guided by the mood of our leaders. We saw many odd things during the visit of …

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Political Season On

By and large this country of festivals can safely say that the festival season is over and the political season has begun. That it has begun with prime minister Prachanda clearing his party office of his former rebels who had taken over the premises agitating for their claimed share of …

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US Presidential Election Grips the World

By Prabasi Nepali Neighbors After the Indian President Visits Nepal After the president’s visit, Nepali Congress (NC) president SherBahadurDeuba addressed the 3rd India Ideal Conclave organized by the India Foundation in Goa, India. He claimed that India was Nepal’s “closest” neighbor as both were linked by religion, culture, language and …

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Mukharjee said, “stable and prosperous Nepal”!

By Prajwal Shrestha India’s ceremonial President Pranav Mukharjee, during his stay in Kathmandu, said that he has wished to see a stable and prosperous Nepal. He said that the country should move towards political stability and economic development, which sounds very good. In reality, Mukharjee is one of the Indian …

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