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Asian Resilience Summit kicks off

Kathmandu, 1 June: The First Asian Resilience Summit has commenced in capital with the objective of disseminating the message worldwide that Nepal is safe tourist destination after recovering from the earthquake. The participants of the summit have observed that the event would be a milestone for the promotion of tourism …

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Jaishankar’s appointment sparks suspicion

Kathmandu, 1 June:Former Foreign Secretary  S. Jaishankar has been appointment as a Foreign Minister of India. Nepalis  have not forgotten him as a mastermind behind an economic embargo in 2015. Most of the mainstream dailies have published a news on him and his actions towards Nepal then. He had a …

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Oli calls for revival of SAARC

Kathmandu, 1 June: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has called for “revival” of the South Asia Association for Regional Cooperation which has remained dysfunctional since 2016 after India and three other SAARC fellow member states boycotted the SAARC Summit that was scheduled to be held in Pakistan in 2016. During …

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Oli obtains honorary degree from propagator of Christianity

Kathmandu, 31 May: It has been revealed that Prime Minsiter Khagda Oli has received an honorary degree from the propagator of Christianity. According to Kantipur daily, Kangmang University of Korea has been propagating Christianity in the pretext of imparting quality education. People’s News Monitoring Service

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Tobacco toll: twenty-five thousand people die every year

Kathmandu, 31 May: Some 25,000 people die in Nepal every year due to the consumption of tobacco products and the figure is on the rise every year. Adolescents from the 15-19 age group makes up the largest section among the users of tobacco products in Nepal, a study shows. According …

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Dengue patients influx BPKHIS

Kathmandu, 31 May: Dharan-based BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) is faced with an increasing number of people suffering from dengue. The hospital is dealing with 50 dengue patients for the past three weeks, a health worker said. The patients receiving treatment at the hospital are from Dharan-8 and …

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Bamdev backs Prachand

Kathmandu, 31 May: Nepal Communist Party leader Bamdev Gautam has said leaders of erstwhile CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre had agreed to change the government leadership while unifying the parties to form the NCP last year, warning a failure to implement the deal might thwart the unification. Speaking at a press …

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Industralist Rana passes away

Kathmandu, 31 May:Prabhakar Rana, a well known businessperson of Nepal, is no more. The 84-year-old man died of neurological ailments in the United States on Thursday, reports Onlinekhabar.com. Rana is the founder of Soaltee Hotel, one of the biggest hotels of the country. He is considered a first generation pioneer …

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Prachand’s dream of becoming PM may shatter

Kathmandu, 31May: When things have moved well in the ruling Nepal Communist Party, its co-chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal alias Prachanda has become restless. His impatience is well exhibited as he refers to an agreement reached between his comrades Khagda Oli relating to sharing of tenure the topmost executives. According to …

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Rainfall predicted for three days

Kathmandu, 31May: The Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) has predicted partly cloudy weather and rainfall, from light to moderate, for three continuous days in Kathmandu Valley as well as to other parts of the country. According MFD, the current weather pattern has been attributed to the low atmospheric pressure formed in …

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