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Rauniyar’s Congressional bid dashed off

NEW YORK/N24: Nepali origin American Darshan Rauniyar's struggle for being congressman has been dashed off in the very first round of election on Tuesday. Rauniyar was vying for the post as a Democratic candidate from the first district of Washington. During the preliminary rounds of election..

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Nepal envoy starts discussion with US Congress Caucus on Nepal Monday, August 6th, 2012

Bishnu Sharma (Maryland, USA):  Nepalese envoy to the United States of America Dr Shankar Sharma has initiated discussion series with the US Congressional bipartisan caucus on Nepal, co-chaired by Republican Congressman Ander Crenshaw and Democratic Congressman Jared Polis. First round of these..

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Nepalese-American discuss future of Nepal economy Monday, July 16th, 2012

Maryland (America): America-Nepal Press Club held an interaction with economists and political experts at Silver Spring, Maryland, recently with a view to increasing foreign employment opportunities for Nepali and garnering support for the political stability in the country. On the occasion,..

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28 top contestants of Miss Nepal USA finalized Sunday, July 15th, 2012

KATHMANDU: Top 28 finalists for contending the Miss Nepal USA have been finalized by the organizers.  These contenders were selected from 14 states through auditions in major cities around the country and will contend in the pageant slated for August 11. The event is officially supported by the..

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30th ANA Texas convention concludes making a new history Thursday, July 12th, 2012

Bijay Thapa, Texas: The 30th ANA Texas convention concluded with a big bang  by announcing a whooping profit of US$ 27296.73 proving the success of the ANA DC convention's guidelines. The organization which was plagued by corruption and lack of transparency had been in ruins for the past 28..

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First ever Nepalese volley ball team felcitated in Los Angeles Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

GOKUL DHAKAL/N24, LOS ANGELES: Nepal America Ekta Samaj has felcitated the Los Angeles Volley Ball for their grand success in their debut Volley ball match. In the 30 years history of the AANA, this is the first time a volley ball team participated in the game and won it. The players were..

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NRN NCC calls delegates for partnership program

KATHMANDU: The NRN National Coordination Council of USA  has once again called on all leaders of Nepali associations/ organizations residing in the USA to send their delegates to participate in the NRN National  Partnership Program of NRN NCC. Stating that the participation will play an active..

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NANA officially registered in the NY state Friday, June 29th, 2012

NEWYORK/n24: Nepalese American Nurses Association (NANA) has been formally registered in the State of New York under section 402of the Not-for-Profit Corporation law. At a time when nursing profession is growing by leap and bounds within Nepal and more so in the developed worlds, an umbrella..

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DA: Woman admits milking Nepalese immigrants in NY

NEW YORK: Prosecutors say a woman who held herself out as a prominent Nepalese figure's sister has admitted scamming thousands of dollars from Nepalese immigrants in New York. The Manhattan district attorney's office says Hit Shrestha pleaded guilty Thursday to scheming to defraud. Her lawyer..

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A Nepali bags a national award in USA Monday, June 25th, 2012

Natibabu Bhatta, COLORADO/n24: Nepal born Basu Bhawani Dahal receives a national award - Outstanding Implementation Technology Award - for his contribution in the business market by developing a new technology in Network Security System. Dahal’s technology has been tried and tested for a year..

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Rauniyar participates in Connecticut fundraising Thursday, June 14th, 2012

Ghanshyam Khadka, Connecticut (USA): Democrat candidate for US congressional election for Washington state, Seattle-1,Darshan Rauniyar has escalated his electoral meetings. On June 10, 2012 Rauniyar participated in an interaction cum fundraising program organized by a team of enthusiast grouped..

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NRN America striving to unite nepalese organizations Saturday, June 2nd, 2012

KATHMANDU:  NRN NCC-USA has stepped up efforts to unite all Nepalese diasporas and emigrants and institutions working for the welfare of these diasporas within the USA for joining its “National Partnership for NRN NCC of USA. The program  has been launched with a vision to create an..

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APAC organizes 27th annual gala in Atlanta

Tara Kunwar, Atlanta, USA: The Asian Pacific American Council (APAC) conducted its 27th annual unity gala. This not-for-profit organization, devoted to the preservation, and promotion of asian/pacific American culture, religion has been active since 1985. Chief Justice of Georgia, Carol Hunstein..

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Baltimore dances to Lok dohori tunes Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

KATHMANDU:  Nepalese diasporas danced to the tune of Nepali folk songs in Baltimore during a special program organized there by Magar Association USA. Nepal's consular general to America Prem Raja Mahat was also participated in the program that staged folk dances from various high profile ..

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