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Will local election be possible on May 14?


By Our Reporter Finally, the government has announced the dates of the local elections. A cabinet meeting on Monday evening decided to hold the local elections on Sunday, May 14, 2017. “The government has decided to hold the local elections on the same day across the country on Sunday, May …

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Kamal Thapa emerges as powerful leader in RPP


By Our Reporter As assumed, Kamal Thapa has been elected to the post of party chairman with a huge majority. Thapa bagged 2804 votes out of total 3136 votes. His rival PradeepBikramRana bagged only 251 votes. In the beginning, PashupatiShumsherRana and PrakashchandraLohani were also in the race. However, by viewing …

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Former king Gyanendra expresses worries in his Democracy Day message

By Our Reporter Former king Gyanendra Shah, as usual, issued a congratulatory note to the Nepalis on the occasion of the 67th Democracy Day citing his grandfather the late Tribhuvan’s contribution to ushering in a democratic era. “On this auspicious day I want to recall our grandfather, the late Tribhuvan …

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Govt recommends 14 persons for ambassadorial posts

By Our Reporter The Cabinet  Monday recommended the names of 14 persons for appointment as Nepali ambassadors in various diplomatic missions abroad. The ruling parties – Nepali Congress, CPN Maoist Centre and Rastriya Prajatantra Party — resorted to a quota system based on their size in the Parliament.  A nominee …

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BP Highway caves in

By Our Reporter A strip of the BP Highway along the Shitalpati section in Sindhuli caved in and fallen into the Sunkoshi river below disrupting vehicular movement in the 158-km road. The road built I the assistance of the Japanese Government was brought into operation in July 2015. . But …

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India’s design on Nepal

India block Nepal Supplies copy

By Our Reporter Noted Communist leader Radha Krishna (RK) Mainali, in his memoire “Nalekheka Itihas” (Unwritten History), has claimed that during the 1989 people’s movement, Madhav Nepal had brought a proposal for accepting the Indian military support to end the institution of monarchy. In the book released on Saturday, writer …

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Universities in Nepal produce only party activists


By Our Reporter Elections of the free student unions are taking place in two weeks in Tribhuvan University and Mahendra Sanskrit University. The student organizations affiliated to the political parties have been mustering to win the elections by applying every trick. Due to the Union elections, teaching-learning environment of many …

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RPP adopts Monarchy agenda


By Our Reporter The unified Rastriya Prajatantra Party has decided to adopt Hindu Kingdom through its unity national convention to be taken place in Kathmandu this week. Also, present party chairman Kamal Thapa is likely to bag a sweeping majority in the party election after the convention of the two …

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Incompetent Deuba

By Our Reporter Many independent analysts and even NC cadres these days could be heard telling that the title of ‘incompetent’ that Nepali Congress President Sher  Bahadur Deuba had rightly received from the then King Gyanendra in 2005. They have started mocking Deuba this way for two reasons — his …

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Election politics

By Our Reporter Our political leaders never feel tired while talking about the elections but they are always worried from it , but for about two decades we have not seen election of the local bodies by those in the government who have always talked about empowering local bodies. Due …

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