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Heavyweight leaders contesting elections

By Our Reporter In the first phase of elections to the House of Representatives, a few heavyweight candidates will be facing tough candidates of the rival alliance. Probably, Dr. Baburam Bhattarai of the Naya Shakti Party-Nepal and Narayan Kaji Shrestha, the common candidate of the left alliance in Gorkha-2, will …

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NC-led democratic alliance gives common candidates

By Our Reporter Democratic alliance led by the Nepali Congress fielded their common candidates to the 37 constituencies of the House of Representatives and 74 constituencies of the provincial assemblies. However, unlike the UML, the NC left minimum seats to the constituents of the democratic alliance. The NC left a …

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Nepal Army bags gold medal in international military exercise

By Our Reporter Nepal Army (NA) has bagged the gold medal in the Exercise Cambrian Patrol 2017 held in Brecon, Wales. A 10-member NA team of the Gorakh Box Battalion led by Major Aayush Rana had participated in the exercise held from October 13 to 22. Cambrian Patrol is arduous …

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Ordinance on Medical Education issued

By Our Reporter The government has issued an ordinance on medical education as per the demands of Dr Govinda KC. The ordinance issued on Monday has a provision to ban establishment of new medical colleges in the Kathmandu Valley for next 10 years. The ordinance will come into effect after …

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Killing of Gauchan spoils Home Minister’s image


By Our Reporter The brutal killing of Sharad Kumar Gauchan, chairman of the Federation of Contractors’ Association of Nepal (FCAN), at Shantinagar, Kathamndu Metropolitan City-32 on Monday afternoon showed the deteriorating law and order situation in the Kathmandu Valley. Gauchan, 58, was believed to have killed when he denied giving …

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India proposes cross-border regulation


By Our Reporter The fifth round meeting of the Eminent Persons’ Group (EPG) concluded in Kathmandu this week without making any concrete decision. However, representatives of both the countries proposed to remove illegally built structure on the no-man’s land. The fifth meeting held to offer recommendations by studying the entire …

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Ganging-up for power

By Our Reporter The CPN UML, Maoist Center and Naya Shakti Party have given a big surprise to the democratic forces in the country by announcing a 6-point agreement in bagging necessary majority, if possible, two thirds majority with the capacity of amending the constitution. The agreement states unification of …

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Dahal believes Left alliance is a great revolution

By Our Reporter Addressing party leaders and workers on Friday, Maoist Center chairman Pushpakamal Dahal said that the Left alliance followed by unification of the Left parties is a historical achievement and a great revolution. Dahal said that making only one communist party in the coumtry was his idea and …

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France provides humanitarian aid

By Our Reporter The French Government has provided a humanitarian aid of Euros one hundred thousand to Handicap International/Nepal (HI) for the victims of the 2017 floods in Tarai. For the implementation of the aid, HI will target the families that are the most vulnerable such as persons with disabilities.  …

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NC faces problem

Nepali Congress

By Our Reporter After Mahanta Thakur led RJP-N and Upendra Yadav led Federal Socialist Forum developed alliance and decided to share 50 percent posts by the two parties each in all the Tarai districts, NC has been scared. The two Tarai based parties have stated that if there will be …

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