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Dahal returns home from the USA

By Our Reporter Chairman of Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) Pushpa Kamal Dahal returned to Nepal from US on March 28. Dahal had been to US accompanying his wife Sita for her treatment there. Sita has been unwell since she lost her son Prakash in 2017. Reports had it that …

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CPN unification process in dilemma due to groupism

By Our Reporter The unification process of the ruling Communist Party of Nepal has been in dilemma due to groupism in the party. The unification process that should have completed months back, has been moving at snail’s pace. Although Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said a few days ago that …

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Israeli diplomats in Nepal vote

By Our Reporter Israeli Ambassador Benny Omer along with his deputy and other Israeli diplomats living in Nepal casted their ballots in the elections for the 21st Knesset on 28 March here in Kathmandu. While Israel awaits to cast their vote on 9 April, the Israeli representatives in 96 embassies …

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RPP launches signature campaign to restore Hindu religion

By Our Reporter Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) has lunched nationwide signature collection campaign for restoration of Hindu religion. The signature collected from the commoner will be handed over to the government authorities in the process of building pressure to the government to declare Nepal a Hindu nation. RPP has announced …

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The Drift

The sudden spurt of relief activities in districts that were affected by the tragic thunderstorm in two sudden districts becomes both an opportunity and a handicap for government. The system having failed its delivery system during the previous disaster, the earthquake and the previous year’s floods has had to encounter …

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Vice President Pun attends reception on Pakistan National Day

Kathmandu, March 23 (RSS): Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun attended a special reception hosted here on Saturday evening on the occasion of the 79th National Day of Pakistan. Also present on the occasion were Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara, former Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal, Prime Minister’s chief political advisor Bishnu …

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Nepal foreign policy: Diplomacy and the media

By Our Diplomatic Analyst Ranjan Thapa Nepal is a small country with great political and geostrategic importance, not only for Nepal itself but also for the region. Located between two giant countries that have a long history of uncomfortable relations between themselves. Not only that, she is also an important …

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Strong but non performing Oli government, weak opposition

By Our Reporter It has been over 13 months since the formation of the present two-thirds majority government under the leadership of chairman of the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) KP Sharma Oli. It is the second strongest government ever-formed in Nepal after the B.P. Koirala-led government in 1959. However, …

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Government all set for investment summit, experts say not encouraging for FDI

By Our Reporter Preparations for the Nepal Investment Summit 2019 scheduled for March 29-30 in Kathmandu have almost completed. Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, while addressing a meeting of Nepal Communist Party‘s Parliamentary Party at Federal Parliament Building at New Baneshwor on Sunday, also informed that the preparations were made …

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