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UML-Maoist difference widens further over the amendment issue

By Our Reporter As the ruling parties are bracing to amend the constitution, enmity between the ruling Maoist and Opposition CPN-UML has further increased. The UML outright rejected the Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal’s appeal to support the amendment proposal. In a meeting held in Baluwatar on Monday evening, UML …

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Lawmakers increase pays and perks

By Our Reporters At a time many earthquake victims have been living in the temporary makeshifts braving monsoon rains and winter chills in lack of money to rebuild new homes, the lawmakers have increased their pays and allowances completely ignoring the people’s pain. This act showed how greedy and irresponsible …

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Kulman Ghishing works to make an impossible task possible

Interview with Kulman Ghising, Managing director of Nepal Electricity Authority at Ratnapark in Kathmandu on Sunday, September 25, 2016. PHOTO: Balkrishna Thapa Chhetri/THT

By Our Reporter No one, until this Dashain, has thought that the Nepal Electricity Authority will be capable to end load-shedding. But once KulmanGhising was appointed to man the inefficient NEA, he has made this almost impossible task possible. Although the government has not yet announced the end of the …

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Traitors working to amend the constitution as per Indian design

By Our Reporter Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Nepali Congress president SherBahadurDeuba have been working to please India by registering a constitution amendment proposal in the parliament. Dahal, who returned to power in the support of NC in August this year, had said that he had become the Prime …

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Home Minister Nidhi leads surrenderism campaign

By Our Reporter  Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister Bimalendra Nidhi have been working as true agents of India. Their activities of the past 100 days are testimony to this. Of course, Dahal returned to power, which was almost impossible considering the strength of …

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What is NC’s foreign policy?


By Our Reporter Former prime minister and NC president Sher Bahadur Deuba held a meeting with the Dalai Lama’s prime minister in exile, Lebsang Sangay at a function in Goa, India. Although Deuba has denied about the meeting, it has been confirmed that he had held a 7-minute long meeting …

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“No scarcity of salt”


By Our Reporter Salt Trading Corporation, the sole distributor of salt in Nepal, has clarified that there is no scarcity of Salt in the market. Refuting to some media reports, Brajesh Kumar Jha, Departmental Chief of the Corporation said that at present there is stock of one hundred thousand and …

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Two RPPs to merge


By Our Reporter Rastriya Prajatantra Party and Rastriya Prajatantra Party Nepal – both the parties of former panchas – have decided to initiate merger process. RPP chair Pashupati Shumsher Rana and RPP Nepal chair Kamal Thapa have already signed a memorandum of understanding to unify the two parties. It has …

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Public divided for and against Karki’s impeachment


By Our Reporter Deliberations on the motion of impeachment against Chief (now suspended) of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), Lokman Singh Karki has been going on in the Legislature-Parliament with some NC lawmakers seeking clarifications from the CPN-Maoist Centre and UML leaders for the haste …

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Govt draws public flak for providing Rs 5M to Sujata


By Our Reporter The government decision to provide Rs 5 million to NC leader Siujata Koirala for her treatment has drawn strong criticism from public. Koirala is suffering from breast cancer. The government took the controversial decision a few days after Home Minister Gagan Thapa announced that no politician would …

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