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CIAA files case against NOC former chief Khadka

By Our Reporter The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed a corruption case against former Executive Director of Nepal Oil Corporation Gopal Khadka on the charge of accumulating more than Rs. 186.6 million in unexplained wealth. Khadka was said to have embezzled over a billion …

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Gyawali details his 11-month performance

By Our Reporter Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali organised a press meet and detailed the editors about the progress the Foreign Ministry made after he resumed his Office in February last year. He also told the editors to engage in a national dialogue to develop informed and authentic foreign policy …

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Envoy Lucky Sherpa sacked

By Our Reporter The government has finally sacked Nepal’s ambassador to Australia Lucky Sherpa for her alleged involvement in human trafficking. A Cabinet meeting held on Monday sacked Sherpa as well as Chief of National Investigation Department Dilip Regmi. Sherpa was summoned after she was dragged into controversy from her …

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Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra in town

By Our Staff Reporter To mark 60th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Germany and Nepal, Ambassador of Federal Republic of Germany to Nepal Roland Schafer hosted a musical evening in capital last week. A musical troupe of 18 all the way from Stuttgart in Germany mesmerized the audiences …

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Parliament administers oath of office to murder convict Chaudhary

By Our Reporter The CPN dominated House of Representatives has finally administered the oath of office to Resham Chaudhary, the mastermind behind the Kailai carnage of 2015 in which seven persons, including a children and a top police officer were brutally killed. He was elected to the House of Representatives …

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The RA Debacle

Any serious perusal of back copies of these columns since the very inception of this weekly will attest to our repeated insistence that, after 1990, national performance has been deliberately hindered by sabotage designed to dismantle modern Nepal. This weekly has, among other things, chronicled the (Royal) Nepal Airlines shenanigans …

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Corruption synonymous of “loktantra”!

By Our Reporter Corruption has become synonymous of the present day “loktantra” as those corrupt people are getting impunity. According to a report appeared in <hamro economy.com> CMC, an Italian construction company, which is involved in the construction of the Melamchi drinking water project, it had to offer 50 million …

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India eases power generation process in Nepal

By Our Reporter The Indian government that had issued a directive restricting the import of power generated in Nepal by the companies other than the Indian ones has finally lifted the restriction, paving the way for Nepal to export power to the third countries. Besides, India agreed to open power …

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Misuse of Rs.3.88 billion in wide-body planes deal

By Our Reporter The sub-committee formed by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of the Parliament has concluded misappropriation of Rs 3.88 billion while purchasing the wide-body aircraft. The PAC had formed the sub-committee to probe into the irregularities in the procurement of the two wide-body aircraft. The sub-committee also recommended …

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Japan to consume Nepali manpower

By Our Reporter The Government of Japan has decided to allow Nepali migrant workers in its labour market. Japan’s such decision came after a meeting between Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali and his Japanese counterpart held some weeks ago. According to Nikkei Asian Review, the government of Japan …

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