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Japan provides technical machinery to students

By Our Reporter Charge d’Affaires ad interim of Japan to Nepal, Shinya Machida, signed a grant contract to provide technical machinery to Manmohan Memorial Polytechnic in Kathmandu. The contract was signed between the Embassy of Japan and the Chairman of the Manmohan Memorial Polytechnic, Bharat Mohan Adhikari. The Project for …

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Eighth EPG meet concludes in New Delhi

By Our Reporter The sixth EPG meeting concluded in New Delhi deciding to hold the seventh round of meeting in Kathmandu in February. According to Yadav Khanal, secretary at EPG Secretariat in Kathmandu, the meeting made a significant headway. The meeting also agreed on the format of the report submitted …

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When thieves do not spare microbus

By Our Reporter Police have arrested two thieves on the charge of stealing a public microbus in Kathmandu. Saturday night. Sanjin Tamang, 26, of Nuwakot and Ramesh Tamang of the same district were arrested on charge of stealing a microbus from its parking in Swoyambhu. The microbus (Ba 1 Ja …

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German pedophile in police net

By Our Reporter Arrest of an alleged German pedophile in the capital on Sunday comes as shocking news for the parents who are sending their wards with the foreigners. Many westerners might have been running schools and other institutions with an ill intention of abusing the children sexually. A police …

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New Nepal can be built only by preserving old Nepal: Former King

By Our Reporter Former King Gyanendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev has stated that only by preserving old Nepal, we can build new Nepal. Extending greetings to all the Nepalis on the historical occasion of the 296th birth anniversary of founder of modern Nepal King Prithivi Narayan Shah the Great and …

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National Assembly election announced

By Our Reporter The government has finally announced the date of the National Election for February 7. A Cabinet meeting held on Friday took the decision to this effect paving the way for the formation of Upper House. The decision came at a time when the left alliance of CPN-UML …

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Deuba Government yet to appoint province chiefs

By Our Reporter Against the expectation, the government did not appoint the governors of the provinces on Monday. Earlier, even the ministers had said that the governors would be appointed on Monday. But they were not appointed. In absence of the state governors, the Election Commission has been unable to …

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Nepal’s trade deficit widens with all major trade partners

By Our Reporter Nepal has failed to diversify its international trade as well as lessen the trade deficit with its major trade partners like India, Germany, China and Bangladesh. This was revealed in the statistics of the Trade and Export Promotion Centre (TEPC). However, Nepal’s trade with the US has …

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Kathmandu temporary capital of all provinces

By Our Reporter The government has finally stepped back from its previous plan to name the temporary capitals of the provinces due to the nationwide protests against the cities recommended by a committee formed to study the infrastructures of the potential provincial headquarters. Although the government had not named the …

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