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International Water Day marked amidst Melamchi blues

By Our Reporter March 22 was observed as World Water Day globally with the theme ‘Water for All: Leaving No one Behind, Whoever you are, wherever you are, water is your human rights’. Sustainable Development Goal-6 has a goal to provide safe drinking water to all by 2030. But still …

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SDC DG visits Nepal

By Our Reporter Within the light of 60 years of the Swiss Development Cooperation in Nepal, ambassador Manuel Sager, Director General of SDC, concluded his five day visit to Nepal from 18 to 22 March, together with Dr. Derek Müller, Head of South Asia Division, SDC. During his visit, ambassador …

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SEE examination begins

By Our Reporter The Secondary Education Examination (SEE) 2075 that began peacefully across the country on Sunday is going on peacefully. Although the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology had not mobilised joint-secretaries at local levels for monitoring the exam centres this year, no disturbance was reported in the examination …

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Bangladesh Embassy observes national day

By Our Reporter Bangladesh Embassy here observed 48th anniversary of Bangladesh’s independence and national day on 26 March. On the occasion, a reception was hosted by ambassador Mrs Mashfee Binte Shams, which was attended by Vice President Nandakishor Pun as the chief guest. Also, political leaders, high-level government officials, heads …

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Enact first and (maybe) ask later

By Maila Baje In what must be one of the wildest 180s in our modern political history, Nepali Congress General Secretary Shashank Koirala the other day spurned the need for a referendum on republicanism and federalism. A day earlier, Shashank, who has in the past stressed the need to democratically …

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