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Russian victory day observed

By Our Reporter Russian Centre of Science and Culture in association with Nepal Russia Literary Society organized a Literary Program dedicated to “74th Anniversary of Great Victory Day in Russia”. Victory Day is observed on May 9, and it is one of the most important holidays in Russia. The holiday …

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‘No anti-China activities’

Kathmandu, 15 May : The newly formed Samajwadi Party Nepal led by Baburam Bhattarai and Upendra Yadav says it has sought a clarification from its lawmaker Pradeep Yadav over his reported participation at an event that supported the free Tibet movement. Responding to a recent media report that Yadav and …

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NHRC objections the Bill

Kathmandu, 15 May: The National Human Rights Commission has expressed objection over the Media Council Bill. The Acting Chair of the Commission Prakash Wasti, in a meeting with a group of office bearers  of Federation of Nepali journalists, expressed deep disagreement over the bill that limits freedom of expression ultimately …

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NHRC objections the bill

Kathmandu, 15 May: The National Human Rights Commission has expressed objection over the Media Council Bill. The Acting Chair of the Commission Prakash Wasti, in a meeting with a group of office bearers  of Federation of Nepali journalists, expressed deep disagreement over the bill that limits freedom of expression ultimately …

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Chand-led CPN’s cadre held

Kathmandu, 15 May: The police have arrested a cadre of the banned Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand from Chhedagadh municipality-12 in Jajarkot district on Tuesday night.  Kailash Pun, in-charge of the municipality, has been kept at the custody of  district police office, and investigations are ongoing, …

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Short-term employement to 100 thousand youths

Kathmandu, 15 May: The government has planned to provide short-term employment to 100 thousand youths by the end of current fiscal year. They would be provided opportunity to work for livelihood, by creating jobs within the country under the Prime Minister Employment Programme.  In a bid to create employment at …

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Chinese dies in mishap

Kathmandu, 15May: A Chinese national died at Chaughada in Likhu Rural Municiplaity-3 in Nuwakot district when he was hit on the head by a heavy object yesterday.  Hiyo Jhyang, 47, who was associated with the under-construction Three ‘A’ Hydropower project, sustained serious head injuries while he was working on the …

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Protect fundamental rights: NC

Kathmandu, 14 May: Chief Whip of the main opposition party, Nepali Congress, Balkrishna Khand said since the Media Council Bill was brought with the intention of restricting the press freedom and the freedom of expression, it should be retracted. “The bill should be brought in a way so as to protect …

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PCN seeks clarification

Kathmandu, 14 May: The Press Council Nepal has sought a clarification from Avenues Television Private Limited over the language and terms used in course of an interview aired in the Television with President of Samajbadi Party Nepal and Deputy Prime Minister and Health Minister Upendra Yadav. The clarification was sought …

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Mt. Everest clean campaign

Kathmandu, 14 May :Activities to collect garbage from Mt Everest area have been accelerated with coordination of Nepal Army. Clean Mountain Campaign has been launched to remove the garbage piled up in the world’s highest peak area. So far, 2,000 kg of garbage has been brought to Kathmandu from Mt …

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