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Dispute in the ruling CPN deepens

By Our Reporter Internal feud in the ruling Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) has spilled over when both the chairmen of the party were out of the country. When Prime Minister and party chair K. P. Sharma Oli was in New York to attend the 73rd session of the United …

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Trade deficit increases to Rs. 217 billion

By Our Reporter Nepal’s trade deficit has increased alarmingly in the first month of the current fiscal year. According to Nepal Rastra Bank, trade defecit reached Rs. 217 billion by the second month of the current fiscal year. Nominal export compared to significant growth in import has led to the …

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DNA of SP Bista shows negative result in Nirmala rape case

By Our Reporter The DNA of suspended Superintendent of Police (SP) Dilliraj Bista and two others did not match with the vaginal swab samples of Nirmala Pant, who was raped and killed on July 26. The murder case of Panta has become more mysterious as no culprit has been found …

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Cases of rape, acid attack and murder continue to increase

By Our Reporter When the government and the police administration have been facing public wrath for their failure to find the culprit behind the rape and murder of 13-year-old Nirmala Panta of Kanchanpur, more cases of rape, murder and acid attacks have been reported from across the country. When the …

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Strike affects life in Dhangadhi

By Our Reporter The people in Kailalai are up in arms against the decision of the provincial government to make Godavari as the permanent capital of Sudur Paschim Province. They have called an infinite general strike against the decision. The provincial government decided Godavari as the capital of Sudur Paschim …

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Madhav Nepal receives call from Prachanda

Kathmandu, 1 October: After intensified dispute in the party, party co-chairman Pushpakamal Dahal Prachanda made a phone call to Madhav Nepal on Sunday morning. They had talked over phone for about half an hour, according to Bishnu Rijal, central committee member of the party. Rijal informed that the telephone conversation …

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Prachanda’s two mistakes

Kathmandu, 1 October: Talking to his closed journalists before his departure to Singapore for treatment of his spouse Sita, Pushpakamal Dahal Prachanda disclosed about his two blunders, according to Sanghu vernacular weekly. According to the Weekly, the two blunders committed by Prachanda were: not rewarding Girija Prasad Koirala to the …

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Indian hegemonic policy in South Asia

By: M Roshan: THE recent letter addressed to the Indian Prime Minister by his Pakistani counterpart has yielded nothing for wooing Indian orthodoxy to hold bilateral talks. These were scheduled on the eve of the 73rd United Nations General Assembly session for respective foreign ministers’. The Indian External Affairs Ministry …

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India creating obstacle in regional cooperation

Kathmandu, 30 September: The attitude of only one country is hampering the spirit of the SAARC, Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said on Thursday as he accused India of being an obstacle in regional cooperation. Qureshi’s comments after he participated in the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation council …

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Alarming economic scenario

Kathmandu, 30 September: Recent report unveiled by Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) has presented very alarming economic scenario. The report state that the country’s current account deficit registered deficit of Rs 17.88 billion compared to Rs 11.12 billion in the corresponding period of the previous fiscal. Balance of payments deficit also …

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