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Former home minister is still missing

By Our Reporter From last Sunday nobody knows whereabouts of former home and foreign minister Madhab Sharma after the vehicle he was raiding plunged into the Trishuli River near Kurintar in the Prithivi Highway. Until writing of this report on Tuesday afternoon, the search team was unable to know about …

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President Xi not to visit in foreseeable future

By Our Reporter Immediately after his election to the post of the PM, Pushpakamal Dahal, in an interview to a broadsheet daily, had said that the visit of Chinese supreme leader President Xi had not been fixed, whereas, the then prime minister KP Sharma Oli was confident that President Xi …

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Political parties violate constitutional provisions

By Our Reporter Although the new constitution has a provision that the members of the Council of Ministers should be limited to 25, both the government formed after the promulgation of the new constitution last year have violated this. Former Prime Minister K.P. Oli had formed a 41-member cabinet, the …

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Dahal-Karki settle corruption row!

By Our Reporter Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and chairman of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) Lokman Singh Karki, who were in a row regarding a writ filed against Karki in the Supreme Court had reportedly reach an understanding. This was revealed by Prime Minsiter …

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Can government amend constitution when UML is opposing it?

By Our Reporter The government is preparing to table a bill in the parliament to amend the constitution in order to meet the demand of the Madhes-based parties. However, it looks unlikely that the government can amend the constitution as the CPN-UML, the main opposition party in the parliament, is …

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NC’s astonishing silence

By Our Reporter The other day, former prime minister and chairman of the second largest party UML, KP Sharma Oli remarked why the NC leaders have remained silent on the government’s policy! There is no official reaction on the 25-point joint statement issued during the visit of our prime minister …

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IGP Aryal against Home Minister Nidhi’s plan to withdraw cases of Madhesis

By Our Reporter Revelation of  Deputy  Prime Minister Bimalendra Nidhi’s plan to withdraw the cases of serious crimes involving the Madhesi agitators has drawn flak from Inspector General of Nepal Police Upendra Kanta Aryal. Aryal has strongly opposed the preparations made to withdraw the cases relating to the Kailali carnage …

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Upper Marsyangdi ‘A’ starts power production

Kathmandu, Sept. 27:Upper Marsyangdi ‘A’ hydroelectricity project Monday started generating electricity. Minister for Energy Janardan Sharma Pravakar announced the commencement of power generation by the project. With it 25 megawatt electricity has been connected to the national grid. The hydropower project with 50 MW capacity in Bhulbhule VDC of Lamjung …

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Dahal’s visit ill-timed and fruitless: UML

By Our Reporter The CPN-UML, the main opposition party in the parliament, has termed Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahl’s recent India visit as ill-timed and fruitless. From party chair K. P. Oli to senior leaders like Madhav Kumar Nepal and Bam Dev Gautam, most UML leaders and cadres have strongly …

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When PM meets most wanted fugitive

By Our Reporter Prime minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, during his Delhi visit, met Nepal’s “most wanted person” who escaped from Nepal after he was accused of masterminding the murder of a two-year-old child and eight security personnel at Tikapur in 2015. Dahal met Resham Chaudhari, the accused murderer, at a …

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