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Constituencies reduced to 165 from 240

By Our Reporter Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba received the report submitted by the Electoral Constituency Delimitation Commission although he was not happy with the report as the number of constituencies in province 7 was less than his expectation. The commission has delineated 165 constituencies for the election of the …

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Kathmandu, a haven for gold smugglers!

By Our Reporter Seizure of over 110 kilograms of gold in the last one week showed that Kathmandu has turned into a safe haven for gold smugglers in the recent years. Of the seized gold, 88 kilograms was discovered by a squad of the Metropolitan Police Crime Division Teku from …

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WWF-Coca-Cola partnership

By Our Reporter WWF and The Coca-Cola Foundation have joined hands to promote sustainable use of water, enhance livelihoods of local communities and conserve freshwater ecosystem in Nepal. The two-year project starting August 2017 is based in Indrawati sub-basin in Nepal’s mid hills and Barandhavar corridor in Chitwan in the …

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Journalist Laxaman Bista bereaved of his wife

By Our Reporter Editor and publisher of Naya Marg vernacular weekly is bereaved of his wife Radha Bista. Late Bista, 61, passed away on Tuesday at the Bayodha Hospital in Balkhu while undergoing treatment. People’s Review weekly extends heartfelt condolences to journalist Bista and all members of the bereaved family …

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Chinese Concern


DPM and Foreign Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara is presently in Beijing. His visit, according to the Foreign Ministry sources, is to assure China on Nepal’s eagerness on the implementation of BRI. After signing on the MoU on OBOR initiative and attending the OBOR meeting in Beijing, any further progress has …

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Scene shifts to house


By Our Reporter Why Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba should have told the media that his pursuit of a two thirds majority in the executive parliament for constitutional amendment continues to incur the wrath of nitpickers should perhaps be explained in yet another expansion of his already bloated council of …

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“Less chance of war on Doklam dispute”

By Our Reporter Dr Khadga KC, International Relations Department, Tribhuvan University, said that there is only five percent chance of war between India and China on the Doklam dispute. In an interview to the STV Chat in the Sagarmatha TV, KC said that China, by fighting with India will not …

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95 political parties want to contest federal, provincial polls

By Our Reporter Altogether 95 political parties have applied for the registration with the Election Commission (EC) with a view of contesting the provincial and federal elections. The Election Commission had set August 27 as the deadline for the registration of the political parties. As many as 31 political parties …

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Deuba is likely to lead the biggest-ever cabinet

By Our Reporter The term of the present parliament and the government ends on January 21, 2018 and many of the leaders who are now lawmakers can never be elected in the parliament. As such, they want to become ministers even for three months and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba …

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Deuba’s clarification

By Our Reporter There were rumours that India has changed her stance on Nepal regarding recognition of the new constitution promulgated by Nepal. However, India has clarified that her stance regarding amendment of the constitution has not been changed. Indian External Affairs secretary S Jayashankar, addressing a press conference, said …

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