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CPN chairs pour budget in their constituencies

By Our Reporter Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and CPN chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal are found to have poured a big chunk of development budget in their home districts in a bid to influence their voters. Including Oli and Dahal, other CPN leaders have also diverted more budget in their …

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Uniting for the Betterment

By Our Reporter Following the saying, “the heart of a volunteer is not measured in size, but by the depth of the commitment to make the difference in the lives of others,” the Embassy of Israel in cooperation with Shalom Club Nepal organized Volunteers’ Day on 6 February at Shanti …

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NMB Bank becomes the first bank to secure debt investment

Kathmandu, 14 February: NMB Bank becomes the first bank in Nepal to secure USD 15 million debt investment from CDC Group. CDC Group plc is the UK’s development finance institution. Owned by the UK government, it invests in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia with the aim of supporting economic development …

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The Year That Wasn’t

Prime Minister K. P. Oli will resign to the fact that this year of his prime minister-ship just wasn’t productive. He has his structural changes to boast of though. He shares his party leadership with the Maoist Prachanda thus combining the two communist parties under the banner of a single …

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Nepal Entrepreneurship Summit on Thursday

By Our Reporter The Confederation of Nepalese Industries (CNI), in association with various government agencies and the private sector, is hosting the Nepal Entrepreneurship Summit 2019 in the Capital on February 14. At a press conference held on Sunday, CNI informed that necessary preparations have been completed to host the …

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CNI to organize Nepal Entrepreneurship Summit

By Our Reporter Confederation of Nepalese Industries (CNI), in collaboration with the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Supplies along with Bishal Media Group is organizing Nepal Entrepreneurship Summit 2019 from 14th February. The summit is going to be hosted with the theme of “Federal Nepal: Opportunities …

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Venezuela episode angers the US

By Our Reporter The controversial statement issued by NCP chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal on the issue of Venezuela has pushed the government and the NCP to a defensive position. The US sought clarification from Nepal’s ambassador to US Arjun Karki on the statement whereas the Ministry of Foreign Affairs had …

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American plan to stop China in Nepal

By Our Political Analyst Highly placed sources claim that the US government is putting pressure on the Oli led government for maintaining distance with China — especially for not joining hands with her on the Belt and Road Initiative. Accordingly, Americans have used different channels for not rewarding Chinese telecom …

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NC rallies against the government

By Our Reporter Nepali Congress on Monday held nation-wide rallies against the government as per the decision of its Central Working Committee meeting held on January 27. The NC that was angered by the government’s effort to scarp two hospitals operated in the names of its former presidents Girija Prasad …

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Former King meets locals in Simara

By Our Reporter Former King Gyanendra granted a group audience to around 200 locals at Prabhu Bas in Simara on 3 February. On the occasion, the former King had listened to the local people and acquired information about the situation. On Monday afternoon the former King visited Kalaiya, where thousands …

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