Sunday, September 24th, 2017 Nepal Edition
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For decades, the factors that decided what noteworthy stories would not find their way into print or on the air came down to the media’s ignorance, laziness or from advertising restraints. How else can one explain the many years that passed before the tobacco, auto and junk food industries became the subject of regular consumer reporting? For too long, the explosive material for good journalism in these and other areas had remained hidden in plain sight. With the intensification of soundbite......

Sports

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Nepal champion of ACC U-19 Eastern Region

KATHMANDU: Nepal has become the champion of ACC Under-19 Eastern Region Cricket Tournament by defeating Hong Kong.  Nepal defeated Hong Kong by five wickets in the final match held at Kinrara Oval Cricket Ground of Malaysia today. With this title,..

Nation & Society

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38th Social Service Day – Revitalising and reviewing social service values

Deep Raj Sanyal, KATHMANDU: As the nation marks the 38th Social Service Day amid the organization of a host of programmes and activities for three days (September 22 -24), it is incumbent upon the civic society and policymakers at this time to make..

Politics

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UML leadership suggested projecting a leader as future PM, and face election

KATHMANDU: Central members of the CPN-UML speaking in the ongoing central committee meeting have suggested the party leadership to project a leader of the party as the next prime minister and go for elections. Before going for the elections of the..

 

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China

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China confirms will limit oil exports to North Korea

BEIJING, (AFP): China will limit exports of refined petroleum products to North Korea starting October 1, its commerce ministry said, confirming Beijing's participation in new UN sanctions intended to rein in its rogue neighbour.  The United..

World

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Russia’s Lavrov says US, N.Korea in ‘kindergarden fight’ Sunday, September 24th, 2017

UNITED NATIONS, United States, (AFP): Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday described the rhetoric between leaders of the United States and North Korea as a..

Australia

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Asylum detainees awarded $56 mn in Australia class action Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

SYDNEY, (AFP): Asylum seekers and refugees held in a remote Pacific camp were Wednesday awarded Aus$70 million ($56 million) for being illegally detained and treated..

Europe

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Kosovo Border Crisis Deepens Into No-Confidence Vote Monday, May 8th, 2017

(VOA): Opposition parties in Kosovo have filed a motion of no confidence in the government, potentially deepening an 18-month political crisis over legislation to draw..

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PM addresses 72nd Session of UNGA,Says global challenges reinforce the role and responsibility of UN Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Bhishma Raj Ojha, New York: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the global community faces a more complex and polarized environment with multiple..

Discussion on e-governance Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Asia

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Lama led officials assume responsibility in NRNA Japan Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

JAPAN: A new leadership assumed responsibilities at the Non Resident Nepalese Association (NRNA), Japan on Sunday. The new office bearers took oath of office and..

Tibet

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Tibetan Passports Still Held by Chinese Authorities Despite Promises of Return Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Tibetan passports seized by authorities earlier this year in a bid to tighten control over travel outside China are still being held in spite of police promises that..

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Inside Story

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38th Social Service Day – Revitalising and reviewing social service values Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Deep Raj Sanyal, KATHMANDU: As the nation marks the 38th Social Service Day amid the organization of a host of programmes and activities for three days (September 22..

Travel

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Nepal says will measure Mount Everest next year to see if lost height Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Gopal Sharma, KATHMANDU, (Reuters): Nepal will measure Mount Everest afresh to settle a controversy over height of the world’s tallest peak, especially after some..

Opinion

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The Censorious Vortex Of Flash News’ Barons – OpEd Sunday, September 24th, 2017

For decades, the factors that decided what noteworthy stories would not find their way into print or on the air came down to the media’s ignorance, laziness or from..

Trump And America Are White Supremacist – OpEd Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Have we lost our way in war? Friday, September 22nd, 2017

American Journey

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Nepali youth awarded in the US for exemplary humanitarian work

Washington DC: A Nepali youth has been conferred the 'Hero Award 2017' for his exemplary humanitarian rescue efforts during natural disasters. The..

Business & Economy

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60 quintals Chhurpi exported to US from Ranke Bazaar monthly

ILAM: Approximately 60 quintals of Chhurpi (a traditional cheese) worth about Rs 8 million is exported every month to the..

Government to decide on Kathmandu-Terai Fast Track’s DPR soon

KATHMANDU: The government has said that it was giving its final decision on detailed project report (DPR) of Kathamndu-..

South Korea to assist Nepal in developing smart cities

NAWALPARASI: The South Korean government has pledged support in transforming Nepal's six local tiers into smart..

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Interview

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Untold hardships got me into activism: Tamang

Chari Maya Tamang, co-founder of Shakti Samuha, the first organisation in the world run by survivors of human trafficking, has been generating awareness about trafficking as well as conducting reparation, reintegration and rehabilitation programmes. Born in 1975 in Haibu Municipality, Sindhupalchowk, she has completed her..

Blog

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China’s Belt and Road Comes to Nepal Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Thanks to a recently signed memorandum of understanding between Nepal and China, Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has been discussed as a possible alternative..

Murder in Suburbia Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Health

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Number of people with HIV on rise Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

POKHARA: It is revealed that the number of people living with HIV has increased in Kaski district lately.  By the end of the fiscal year 2073/74 BS, the number of..

Food & Relegion

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Festivals have arrived but with hardships for the ordinary people Saturday, September 2nd, 2017

Pritam Bhattarai, KATHMANDU: The season in general, the market abuzz with people buying new clothes, goods and essentials, and media advertizements announcing hoards of..

Technology

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Samsung leader Jay Y. Lee given five-year jail sentence for bribery Friday, August 25th, 2017

Joyce Lee and Yuna Park, SEOUL (Reuters): The billionaire head of South Korea’s Samsung Group, Jay Y. Lee, was sentenced to five years in jail for bribery on Friday in..

Crime

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Five more held for involvement in 88-kg gold smuggling scam Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

KATHMANDU: The Kathmandu Metropolitan Crime Division has arrested five more persons for their alleged involvement in the smuggling of 88 kilograms of gold.  A team of..

N24 Exclusive

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The Censorious Vortex Of Flash News’ Barons – OpEd

For decades, the factors that decided what noteworthy stories would not find their way into print or on the air came down to the media’s ignorance, laziness or from advertising restraints. How else can one explain the many years that passed before the tobacco, auto and junk food industries became the subject of regular..