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Rawal says all decisions of care-taker govt will be annulled

By Our Correspondent The CPN-UML irked by the latest decisions taken by the government has reiterated its view to annul the decisions taken by the present Sher Bahadur Deuba-led government. CPN-UML vice chairman Bhim Bahadur Rawal on Friday said that the upcoming government would annul all the decisions taken by …

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Pakistan Embassy observes Kashmir Solidarity Day

By Our Reporter Embassy of Pakistan organized a talk programme/interaction on the topic “Historical Perspective of Jammu and Kashmir Dispute” on 5 February. The programme was well attended by large segments of Nepalese society including parliamentarians, think thanks, intellectuals, academicians, media persons and civil society. 5 February is observed as …

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Rural schoolgirl can teach West lesson about China’s rise

BY AI JUN For decades, the West has not understood the rise of China, which led to their vigilance toward Beijing. Perhaps a book can provide them with a new perspective. A piece of review of The Diary of Ma Yan has been widely circulated for years – “I was …

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Accounting professionals call for strengthening public finance management

By Our Reporter Professionals and experts of accounting have underlined the need of improvement in the current accounting system for strengthening of public finance management as the country transitions toward federal system from the unitary system. Speaking at an interaction entitled ‘Role of professionals in public finance management’ organized by …

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Caretaker government vital decisions irk left alliance

By Our Reporter The Sher Bahadur Deuba-led caretaker government has been making mockery of the parliamentary system of the government by taking important decisions even after the people gave a clear mandate to the left alliance to form the next government in the recent elections. Against the popular practice of …

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NA election: 52 candidates vie for 32 NA seats

By Our Reporter The National Assembly election is now at the final stage with the Election Commission allocating election symbols to all 52 candidates vying for 32 of the 56 seats of the Upper House. The election is scheduled for February 7. However, as 24 NA members were elected unopposed, …

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Possible ministers from Maoist Center

By Our Reporter Sources say that Pushpakamal Dahal Prachanda is thinking about sending the Maoist team in the government under the leadership of Barshaman Pun at the capacity of deputy prime minister. Other members in the team can be Chakrapani Khanal “Baldev”, Matrika Yadav, Pampha Bhushal, Devendra Poudel, Bina Magar …

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People’s representatives’ junket in government fund

By Our Reporter Elected members of Gothichaur Rural Municipality in Jumla were dragged into controversy for spending huge amount from the state coffers for India visit at a time when the locals are struggling with problems of drinking water, health and educational facilities. A team of 27 staff led by …

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CPN-UML will generate 15000 MW power in 10 years: Oli

By Our Reporter Former Prime Minister and Chair of the CPN-UML KP Sharma Oli has said that his party, CPN-UML, aims at generating 15,000 MW of energy in 10 years with an energy mix of hydro, solar, wind, geothermal and other alternative energy sources. Oli, who is leading the next …

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India stops importing Nepali ginger

By Our Reporter Ginger farmer of Ilam and other districts have been affected badly after India stopped importing their ginger. The decision of the India customs office not to import Nepali ginger, citing the product is substandard has made ginger farmers of Ilam and Panchthar districts worried. Hundreds of trucks …

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