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Govt decides to give holiday on Prithivi Jayanti

By our Reporter The NC-led government has done a laudable job by officially reviving the practice of marking the PrithviJayanti that falls on Poush 27 by announcing a public holiday on the occasion. Prithvi Narayan Shah is the founder of Nepal. He had created modern-day Nepal by conquering small principalities …

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Vote counting in 32 districts from 7 December

By Our Reporter The Election Commission said the counting of votes in the districts where the elections were held in the first phase on November 26 will begin from Thursday evening. All the ballot boxes of these districts have been kept in the district headquarters with tight security. Besides the …

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Hurdles for Left alliance

By Our Reporter UML chairman KP Oli and Maoist Center chairman Pushpakamal Dahal Prachanda are claiming that immediately after the second phase election, the unification process between the UML and Maoist Center will start. They are confidently saying that the next government will be of the Left alliance. Oli, who …

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Horrible election expenditure

By Our Reporter Elections in Nepal are getting costlier. The local polls held earlier in three phases and the ongoing polls to the House of Representatives and state assemblies are testimony to this. Many leaders, including CPN-Maoist Centre chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal had raised questions about the high expenditure in …

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KP Oli’s realization

By Our Reporter Even the supreme leaders are not satisfied with this constitution, however, they hesitate to speak against the constitution. Nevertheless, UML chairman KP Oli, while addressing a gathering in Jhapa, said that none of the party will be ableto bag a simple majority under the present constitution. He …

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China’s Yunan to invest more in Nepal

By Our Reporter The Yunnan province of China has expressed willingness to extend investments in Nepal in the days to come. Chinese entrepreneurs expressed this during a review meeting of the Yunnan-based commercial organisations, which have invested in various sectors and projects of Nepal, held in Kathmandu on Saturday. “Our …

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Gagan Thapa and 10 others injured in Budanilkatha blast

By Our Reporter NC central member and former health minister GaganThapa was injured when a bomb was exploded targeting him at Chapali in Budanilkantha municipality on Monday. With Thapa, 10 NC cadres were injured in the blast. Thapa was received injuries in his ear, back and hand. After the blast …

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Basnet’s arrest gives new twist to Gauchan murder case

By Our Reporter After Police arrested Samirman Singh Basnet, the accused mastermind behind the murder of construction contractor Sharad Kumar Gauchan, the murder case has taken a new twist. Police has confirmed that the murder plan was developed when Gauchan denied return of the money invested by Ghaite and Basnet …

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Bangladesh Embassy observe inclusion of the historic 7 March 1971

By Our Reporter On 01 December, the Bangladesh Embassy observed the inclusion of the historic 7th March 1971 Speech by the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman as part of the world’s documentary heritage of the UNESCO Memory of the World International Register. The Embassy organized a celebratory …

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CSC to publish 2nd volume of Xi Jinping: The Governance of China

By Our Reporter China Study Center in Kathmandu is publishing the second volume of Xi Jinping: The Governance of China. The signing ceremony for the Memorandums of Understanding on Co-publishing Xi Jinping: The Governance of China (Volume II) was held on 27 November at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing. The …

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