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Dahal goes to America

By Our Reporter Chairman of Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal left for United States (US) for treatment of his ailing wife Sita Dahal on Sunday. Though visit to the US is personal for treatment purpose, his recent visit to US is taken importantly from different sectors, particularly in the …

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Book on administrator Chhandra Bahasvdur Thapa released

By Our Reporter “Biplapurush Chandra Bahadur Thapa”, a historical book on the first chief minister and auditor general of Nepal was released amidst a function on 19 March. Thapa served as an administrator during the Rana rule as well as during the democratic Nepal. Although, he had served for the …

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Journalist Manindraraj passes away

By Our Reporter Senior journalist, editor and publisher of the Motherland English daily, Manindraraj Shrestha died of cardiac arrest on Saturday, 16 March. After the arrest, he was rushed to the Norvic Hospital from his residence in Tahachal. The Hospital declared him dead. Late Shrestha’s last rites were performed at …

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CK Raut’s safe landing or strategic move?

By Our Reporter The government, with big fanfare, announced agreement with CK Raut along with end of his campaign for separate and independent madhesh nation. On Friday, at the presence of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, the 11-point agreement between Home Minister Rambahadur Thapa and CK Raut was made public. …

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Why Prachanda going to the US?

By Our Reporter Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda, along with his wife Sita and other three persons are leaving for Baltimore on 18 March. The visit is learnt to have for treatment of his wife Sita in a hospital there. Earlier, he had planned to leave for Washington on 26 January. …

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Former King to resume central Tarai visit

By Our Reporter Former King Gyanendra is going to resume the impending central Tarai visit from 13 March, according to Dr Phani Pathak, former King’s press secretary. The former King had postponed the visit last week and returned Kathmandu after former Queen Mother felt sick and was hospitalized. According to …

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Everest Bank duping customers

By Our Reporter As Nepal is suffering from lack of adequate investment in manufacturing and employment generation sector, Everest Bank Limited, a joint venture partner of Punjab National Bank of India is found to be duping customers charging them with high interest rates. The general depositors are never paid attention …

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Chand group intensifying violent activities

By Our Reporter Netrabikram Chand led Nepal Communist Party has strengthen its organization specially in the Western Nepal. Against the arrest of its workers and search operation carried out in Chand’s hometown, the group has announced Nepal bandh today. Last week also, the group had organised bandh in the West …

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RPP to organse mass meeting in Kathmandu

By Our Reporter Rastriya Prajatantra Party, after concluding Mechi-Mahakali Rastriya Swabhiman Yatra [National Pride Journey] successfully, has decided to hold extended meeting along with participation of all the district chairs and central committee leaders in Kathmandu. The meeting would decide on launching further agitation programme with the demand of roundtable …

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U.N. rights chief warns India over divisive policies, harassment of Muslims

By Tom Miles: U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet attends a session of the Human Rights Council at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, March 6, 2019. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse GENEVA (Reuters) – U.N. human rights chief Michelle Bachelet warned India on Wednesday that its “divisive policies” could undermine …

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