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Deuba completes desperate 100 days in office

By Our Reporter  Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has completed his 100 days in the office. However, except for holding the second and the third phases of local polls and announcing dates of the federal and provincial elections, his government failed to do any appreciative work. Instead, his first 100 …

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American gesture

By Our Reporter Nepal is going to receive 500 million US support under the Millennium Challenge Cooperation programme. The State Department has remarked, “This is the first compact for the Trump administration, the first compact in South Asia, and includes the largest upfront contribution by any partner country.” Nepal received …

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KMC fails to distribute salaries to school teachers

By Our Reporter Incompetency of the Kathmandu Metropolitan City has once again been revealed when it failed to provide salaries and Dashain allowance to the teachers of 94 public schools of the city. The school teachers who have not received their salaries from mid-July will be marking Dashain without receiving …

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NOC chief Khadka sacked

By Our Reporter Controversial Managing Director of Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC), state oil monopoly, Gopal Khadka was dismissed. A meeting of the Council of Ministers held in Singha Durbar on Monday relieved Khadka of his responsibilities concluding that he committed financial embezzlement while procuring land plots to build oil storage …

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Nepal can benefit enormously from Yunnan: Governor Zhao Jin

By Pushpa Raj Pradhan lately in Kunming Zhao Jin, member of the Party Standing Committee and Head of the Publicity Department of the Yunan province Committee, CPC, said that Nepal can benefit enormously from Yunnan. Talking to a group of Nepali journalists visiting China, Zhao said that Yunnan has given …

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The Constitution

The government observed the third anniversary of the promulgation of the new constitution on Tuesday by announcing a national holiday and a formal function was held at the Nepal Army Pavilion. However, there was lack of enthusiasm among the leaders and also the people nationwide for receiving the new constitution. …

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Japan appreciates peaceful local elections in Nepal

By Our Reporter Japan has appreciated and extended sincere respects to the people of Nepal who contributed to the successful holding of local elections after a break of 20 years. This election on 18 September followed the first and second phases of local elections which were held in May and …

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“Don’t doubt on Budhigandaki project”

By Pushpa Raj Pradhan lately in Beijing Ma Xingying, executive vice president, China Gezhouba Group Corporation (CGGC), said that Nepal should not doubt on timely completion of the Budhigandaki Hydropower Project. She explained that CGGC, established in 1970, holds the pride of construction of the Three Gorges Hydropower Project producing …

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Uncertainty mars Gorkhaland movement

By Our Reporter It has already been three months since the new round of Gorkhaland surfaced following a dispute over language; it has been still uncertain how the movement will come to an end. In three months, 11 demonstrators were killed in police firing and the people of Darjeeling underwent …

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