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Nepal gets Rs 11 billion for federalism

By Our Reporter The World Bank has renewed support to the Government of Nepal to strengthen the country’s efforts towards fiscal federalism and improving public financial management under the Second Programmatic Fiscal and Public Financial Management Development Policy Credit Project. The $100 million project is geared towards the accomplishment of …

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Japan supports reconstruction of two hospitals

By Our Reporter Japan supported reconstruction works of the Paropakar Maternity & Women’s Hospital and Bir Hospital have been completed and handed over to the Ministry of Health and Population amidst a function last week. The new building of the Paropakar Maternity and Women’s Hospital was inaugurated by Prime Minister …

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Bhanu Jayenti: National luminary neglected by the government

By Our Reporter The 206th birth anniversary Aadi Kavi Bhanu Bhakta Acharya was observed across the country on Sunday. Most of the events were organized to commemorate the Aadi Kavi from the people’s level as the government over the years has neglected national luminary like Acharya and the unifier of …

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Former King Gyanendra expresses sorrow

By Our Reporter Former King Gyanendra has expressed deep sorrow on the damages created by the floods and landslides along with the Monson rains all over the country. The former King has urged all to work for the people’s welfare by forgetting the conservative thinking of yours and mine at …

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It’s Systemic

A system that must necessarily gobble up seventy percent of the country’s annual budget to sustain its administrative infrastructure is certainly not toned up for development. So, when eggheads prescribe immediate, short, medium and long term planning to cope with seasonal disasters, we must merely dismiss these truths as wishful …

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Finally NCP unifying

Kathmandu, 16 July: The process of party merger of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has concluded on Tuesday. After having four hours of meeting at Baluwatar, the two chairpersons KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal came to an accord to conclude the merger process of the party. As per the …

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Monsoon menace: 78 Killed, over 17,000 households displaced

Kathmandu, 16 July: A total of 78 people have so far been confirmed dead in landslides, floods and incidents of inundation triggered by recent torrential rains while 32 are reported missing. According to the latest data provided by the Ministry of Home Affairs ( MoHA), 40 were injured in such …

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Case filed against corrupt VC of BPKIHS

Case filed against corrupt VC of BPKIHS Kathmandu, 16 July: The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed charge sheet against eight persons including former Vice-Chancellor of BP Koirala Institute of Health Science Balbhadra Prasad Das at the Special Court. The CIAA filed the charge sheet against …

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68 die in water-induced disasters

Kathmandu, 16 July: As many as 67 persons lost their lives in the rain-caused disasters occurred in various parts of the country till Monday afternoon, according to the Police Headquarters. according to Nepal Police,  3 persons in Kathmandu, 6 in Makwanpur, 5 each in Lalitpur, Rautahat and Bhojpur, 4 each …

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‘Don’t leave work station’

Kathmandu, 16 July: The Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration has directed the chief administrative officers of all 753 local levels to be available at the office round the clock. The Ministry issued such direction in view of the immediate need of rescue and rehabilitation owing to floods, landsides …

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