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16 border pillars missing from Nepal-India border in Panchthar Monday, May 21st, 2018

PANCHTHAR: Sixteen boarder pillars are found disappeared from the Nepal-India border in eastern hilly district Panchthar, part of province 1. During a recent study, it was found that 16 pillars,out of 103, have gone missing from the border. Likewise, four points where pillars were erected remain..

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Lumbini master plan’s progress at snail pace Monday, April 30th, 2018

Bharat KC, BUTWAL: Four decades have passed by since the launching of campaign for the systematic development of Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Gautam Buddha, but the campaign has not completed its mission yet. Although around 75 per cent development works have been completed as per the master..

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Woman debuts in Nepal Army’s Command and Staff Course Monday, April 16th, 2018

Narayan Neupane, KATHMANDU: A woman is participating for the first time in Nepal Army's Command and Staff course which is being run at the Army Command and Staff College, Shivapuri. She is Major Sulochana Poudel who has got selected for the year-long course under the 25th series. The number of..

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Democratizing data towards building open society Saturday, April 7th, 2018

Krishna Sapkota, KATHMANDU: “Our society needs re-orientation towards an open society based on facts", said ex- Vice-Chairperson of National Planning Commission (NPC) and noted economist Dr Swarnim Wagle. Similarly, DFID-Nepal Chief Dr. Rurik Marsden spoke about the importance of data for good..

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PM India visit: special focus on energy banking Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Ramesh Lamsal, KATHMANDU: Preparations have been made to emphatically raise the agenda of energy banking during Prime Minister's Indian visit beginning tomorrow. The concept of energy banking has been put in the priority list of the visit to store electric power in rainy season after the..

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EU Election Observation Mission Report draws flak Saturday, March 24th, 2018

Deep Raj Sanyal, KATHMANDU: The government, on March 21, issued a terse statement through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressing reservation to the ‘Final Report on the House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly Elections’ which the European Union’s Election Observation Mission (EU..

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Renaissance in Nepali Congress: How Possible? Monday, March 12th, 2018

Narayan Prasad Ghimire, KATHMANDU: A week back, media reported that the meeting of the Nepali Congress witnessed exchange of heated words among senior leaders over why the party failed to perform well in the recent three-tier elections, and why the alternative to party President Sher Bahadur Deuba..

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Opportunities and challenges galore as Oli returns Saturday, February 17th, 2018

Manoj Karki, KATHMANDU: Firebrand leader KP Sharma Oli is back at the helm of affairs in Singha Durbar, two years after he was first elected to the post of the Prime Minister of Nepal in October 2015. To say the least, he more than deserves the post after successfully leading his party, as part of..

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