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Editors’ Society elects new office bearers

By Our Reporter The 22nd annual general meeting (AGM) of the Editors’ Society of Nepal (ESON) which was held last week has elected new office bearers. Senior journalist Puru Rishal has been elected as the new chairman of the Society, whereas, Pushpa Raj Pradhan, editor-in-chief of the People’s Review weekly …

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Japan’s National Day celebrated

By our Reporter Masashi Ogawa, Ambassador of Japan hosted a Reception on 2 December to celebrate the 83rd auspicious Birthday of His Majesty the Emperor Akihito at his official residence, Tahachal. Nearly four hundred of VVIP and VIP guests including the Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun as a chief guest, Speaker …

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Foreign puppets’ definition of nationalism

By Our Reporter Those known to be confidant of India such as Bimalendra Nidhi, Krishna Shitaula, Baburam Bhattarai are defining nationalism in a different way. They are frequently using Mahendra-path to denounce the patriotic people in the country. However, after knowing their behavior, people are convinced that King Mahendra was …

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NA sees possibility of unrest in Nepal

By Our Reporter With the fate of the constitution becoming uncertain owing to the growing difference among the key political forces over the constitution amendment proposal,  Chief of the  Army Staff Rajendra Chettri  has asked the NA officials to face the challenges. COAS Chhetri made the comment recently hinting that …

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Incidents of cow slaughtering on rise

By Our Reporter   With the massive conversion drive launched in the support of the Kathmandu-based western mission, incidents of cow slaughtering have increased across the country. Killing cow hurts the religious sentiment of the Nepalese people and the Christians, mostly the Maoists, have intensified the anti-cultures activities. Although police …

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TRC to set up offices in all 7 provinces

The Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), Nepal is preparing to expedite further investigation into conflict-era complaints by setting up one each province office in all seven provinces. Since the 90 per cent of its internal works have been executed, the TRC is going at the local level for additional investigation …

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Load-shedding: Gift of corrupt NEA officials

By Our Reporter Evidences prove that the Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has remained a haven for the corrupt officials, who compelled the people face load-shedding for hours by taking commission from the industries and businessmen. They supply power to the industries and businessmen receiving commission of a few thousand rupees. …

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An example of loot-tantra

By Our Reporters It is very sad to state that the lawmakers, instead of keeping concern on other burning issues, are found keen in increasing their own salaries and facilities by many folds. The Parliament on Sunday endorsed the bill to increase salaries, allowances and facilities of the lawmakers with …

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Constitution amendment proposal in dilemma

By Our Reporter The UML standing committee meeting held on Sunday concluded with the decision that there is no need of amendment, rather, there is the need for implementation of the constitution. It is thus sure that UML is not going to support the efforts of the NC and Maoist …

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