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Police filing case against gold smugglers

Kathmandu, 2 May: Almost all newspapers and online news portals of today have reported that police have concluded a round of investigations into smuggling and disappearance of 33.5 Kilogram gold and a subsequent murder of a person who had supposedly carried the gold. Police are filing a case against 28 …

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Stringent rules to curb foreign junkets

Kathmandu, 2 May:  The government has introduced a new rule in a bid to control unnecessary foreign visits involving government officials. The Foreign Visit Management Directive says ministers, secretaries and other government officials cannot go on foreign trips at the expense of contractors or consultants, reports Online Khabar. This provision, …

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Party unification soon says Prachand

Kathmandu, 1 May : CPN (Maoist Centre) chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has said the merger between his party and CPN (UML) will get a concrete shape within few days. Chair Dahal, also the former Prime Minister, further said that the unification process will be materialized soon and then the …

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Five people detained

Kathmandu, 1 May : Five people have been arrested on the charge of mistreating a Nepali female migrant worker in Muscat of Oman. They were arrested with the help of Nepali Embassy in Oman. Nineteen-year-old Ram Kumari (name changed) of Butwal-13 was subject to their ill treatment at Mabela on …

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Dhaka­-Kathmandu bus service

Kathmandu, 1 May:  Two buses transporting delegates of Bangladesh, India and Nepal arrived in Kathmadu last Friday. The journey had begun from Bangladeshi capital Dhaka which reached Kolkata of India and voyaged towards Nepal. In a move to boost tourism, promote people-to-people contact and enhance trade and commerce between Bangladesh, …

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Modi’s Nepal pilgrimage

Kathmandu, 1 May:  Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi  is directly landing in Janakpur from Patna of India for his two-day  visit to Nepal, says a senior minister. According to Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa, the Indian Prime Minister would board a helicopter from Patna and land in Janakpur …

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Israel willing to open training center

Kathmandu, 1 May:  The State of Israel has shown keen interest in opening an agricultural training center in Nepal for the better output and modernization of agriculture.  “Bee keeping, horticulture and vegetable farming are the areas of our priority, we want to work in partnership with Nepal and assist in …

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Medical education bill in offing

Kathmandu, 1 May:  Naya Patrika daily of today has reported that after the expiry of the Medical Education Ordinance that President Bidya Devi Bhandari issued around two months ago, the government has issued the same ordinance again without any amendment. However, it is planning to replace the law with a …

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Gas extraction in capital

Kathmandu, 30 April: Whereas the drilling of  natural gas well is still under experiment, the government has taken initiatives to kick start the second phase of gas extraction in Kathmandu Valley, again in Teku, reports Online Khabar. According to Prithvi Lal Shrestha, Chief at the Natural Gas Division under the …

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‘Communist forces behind NC’s defeat’

Kathmandu, 30 April:The main opposition party Nepali Congress (CWC)concludes its Central Working Committee meeting on Sunday after holding discussions on the party’s humiliating performance in last year local, provincial and federal elections. The meeting has concluded that the entire party, including its CWC, and the alliance formation between major communist …

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