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Girl dies in road accident

Six-year-old girl was killed when a taxi met with an accident at Bedi in Dang's Deukhuri On Wednesday

Sep 20 2017

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Media forum on BRI kicks off in China

The 2017 Media Forum on Belt and Road Initiative kicked off in the Chinese city of Dunhuang, a key transit point in the ancient Silk Road, on Tuesday. Representatives of media outlets and think tanks from 126 countries including Nepal are participating in one of the largest regular international media forums.

Post Report, Sep 20 2017

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House endorses Local Level Governance Act

Four months after the local level units came into operation through elections in some parts, the Legislature-Parliament on Tuesday endorsed the Local Level Governance Act paving the way for the full fledged operation of the elected local bodies.

Post Report, Sep 20 2017

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Japan hails successful elections

Japan said on Tuesday it appreciated the successful holding local polls in Nepal.

Post Report, Sep 20 2017

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Mahara attends United Nations events

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Krishna Bahadur Mahara attended the high-level meeting on the Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse hosted by the UN secretary general on Monday in New York on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly.

Post Report, Sep 20 2017

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PM Deuba off to New York

Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on Tuesday left for New York to attend the 72nd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). This is his second foreign visit after assuming the post of prime minister on June 6.

Post Report, Sep 20 2017

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Parliament passes Edu Act (Ninth Amendment) Bill

Despite serious reservations from lawmakers, including those from the ruling parties, Parliament on Tuesday endorsed the ninth amendment to the Education Act-1972, paving the way for hundreds of temporary teachers to get permanent status without sitting in competitive tests.

Binod Ghimire, Sep 20 2017

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Prez, veep immune from lawsuits for actions while in office

Parliament on Tuesday endorsed a bill that extends immunity to President and Vice President from civil lawsuits for their actions while in office.

Post Report, Sep 20 2017

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