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Road accident on rise again


By Our Reporter At least 51 persons were killed in three separate road accidents in three days. When the nation was mourning the death of 31 passengers killed in a bus accident in Dadhing on Saturday, 20 others were killed on Monday in Gulmi and Udyapur districts. The frequent accidents …

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Left alliance manages common candidates in almost all constituencies

By Our Reporter The left alliance of the CPN-UML and the CPN-Maoist Centre has divided almost all seats of House of Representatives and provincial assemblies between them barring a few constituencies. Except for a few constituencies of Dang, Chitwan and Jhapa, the left alliance has divided the seats among them. …

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Ruling NC unveils its election manifesto, criticises left alliance


By Our Reporter The ruling Nepali Congress (NC) has severely criticized the left alliance in its election manifesto released for the upcoming federal parliamentary and provincial polls scheduled for November 26 and December 7 on Monday. The NC has termed the left alliance as the manifestation of lust for power. …

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EC begins to print separate ballot papers


By Our Reporter The Election Commission said it started printing separate ballot papers of the first-past-the-post elections of the House of Representatives and provincial assemblies. In a written response to the Supreme Court Chief Election Commissioner said this. Furnishing the response by Assistant Attorney General GhanShyamOjha on behalf of the …

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China dissatisfied with Nepal

By Our Reporter Annapurna Post daily has reported that China has become highly dissatisfied from the Nepal government’s reluctance on giving projects under the Belt and Road Initiatives (BRI). Even after seven months of Nepal government’s partnership on China initiated BRI, Nepal has not proposed any project to be constructed …

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Unnecessary police suppression invites tension in Birtamod

Locals staging a demonstration demanding action against the ‘killers’ of a child found dead on October 1, in Birtamod, Jhapa, on Friday, October 27, 2017. Photo: THT

By Our Reporter Birtamod, the business centre in Jhapa, remained tense for four days beginning from Friday due to the wrong handling of a case by the police. Public blamed DSP Raj Kumar Silwal for the violence in which a demonstrator was killed in a police firing and ten others …

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Kashmiries’ black day observed in Kathmandu

By Our Reporter On 27 October 2017, Embassy of Pakistan, Kathmandu organized a talk programme on the “Resolution of Jammu and Kashmir Dispute: An Imperative for Regional Peace and Development”. The programme was well attended by wide segment of Nepalese society including intellectuals, think thanks, media persons and civil society. …

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Murder convict Dhungel sent to prison


By Our Reporter Murder convict Balkrishna Dhungel has been booked on Tuesday, eight years after he was convicted of murder by the Supreme Court. He was detained from Satdobato, Lalitput. Police presented him before the Judgment Execution Directorate of the SC and he was immediately sent to Dilibazaar Prison where …

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Nepal and Eritrea establish diplomatic relations


Ambassador Durga Prasad Bhattarai, Permanent Representative of Nepal to the United Nations, and Mr. AmanuelGiorgio, Charge d’Affaires a.i. of the State of Eritrea to the United Nations signed aJoint Communiqué to this effect in New York this afternoon, witnessed Foreign Secretary Mr. Shanker Das Bairagi. On the occasion, the two …

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Former King’s remarks stir national politics


By Our Reporter Former King Gyanendra has again made news headlines due to his remarks he made on the day of Bhaitika, the last day of the Tihar festival. After receiving tika from his sister Shobha at the latter’s residence, the former King told journalists that time was ripe for …

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