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Nine judges transferred

KATHMANDU: Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana has transferred nine judges as part of his campaign to ensure clean image of judiciary. Spokesperson at SC, Bhadrakali Pokhrel, said they were transferred after complaints were lodged against them at the Judicial Council. Earlier, district judge..

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Maldhunga bus accident: 10 airlifted to different hospitals Thursday, January 17th, 2019

MYAGDI: Out of seven people killed in Maldhunga bus accident, identities of five have been ascertained. Seven people were killed and 32 others were injured when Narayangadh bound bus (Ga 1 Kha 6108) from Beni met with an accident at Maldhunga this morning. The deceased have been identified as..

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Call to book wrongdoers in wide body aircrafts procurement Monday, January 14th, 2019

KATHMANDU: Leaders of different political parties have demanded to book the guilty persons involved in the procurement of two wide body aircraft for the Nepal flag carrier- Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC). At an interaction organized by the Reporters' Club today, they said that whoever either..

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‘60,000 govt officials get ready for adjustment’ Sunday, January 13th, 2019

BIRATNAGAR: Minister for Federal Affairs and General Administration Lal Babu Pandit has said that 60,000 government employees are ready for their adjustment. Talking to the media persons at Biratnagar Airport on Saturday, Minister Pandit said that around 70 per cent of the government employees..

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Voices for enforcement of agreements reached with Dr KC

KATHMANDU: A demonstration was held at the local Maitighar today, demanding that agreements reached between the government and Dr Govinda KC be implemented instantly. The demonstration was organised by the Solidarity for Dr KC Alliance. A group of people associated with the Alliance assembled at..

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Nepal-India Joint commission meeting to be held soon

KATHMANDU: Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali has held a meeting with the Minister of External Affairs of India Sushma Swaraj at the latter’s office in New Delhi on Thursday. During the meeting, the two Ministers exchanged views on various aspects of Nepal-India relations while..

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Indo-Pacific Command chief in town

KATHMANDU: United States Indo-Pacific Command chief Admiral Philip S Davidson has arrived in the capital city this afternoon in his two-day official visit to Nepal. Admiral Davidson paid a courtesy call on Chief of Army Staff Purna Chandra Thapa this evening. Matters related to exchange of..

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SC orders Sumargi to deposit withdrawn amount

KATHMANDU: The Supreme Court (SC) has issued a written order to Mukti Cement's proprietor Ajaya Raj Sumargi to deposit the amount he recently had withdrawn from the bank. Earlier, issuing a short-term stay order until the next hearing, a single bench of Justice Deepak Raj Joshi on December 25 had..

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US Blunders Have Made Russia The Global Trade Pivot – Analysis Friday, January 18th, 2019

The year 2019 had barely begun before news emerged that six Russian sailors were kidnapped by pirates off the coast of Benin. It was perhaps a foretaste of risks to..