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Edu Ministry presseD TO deploy staff TO LOCAL UNITS

With little progress in staff mobilisation process, the Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration has urged the Ministry of Education to immediately deploy more than 1,616 officials at the local levels.

Post Report, Apr 19 2018

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Eight ministers submit property details

As many as eight ministers, including Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, have submitted their property details so far, according to Prime Minister’s Office. PMO Secretary Buddhi Bahadur Khadka said that his office received property details from at least eight ministers by Wednesday.

Post Report, Apr 19 2018

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Five transport forums to defy govt crackdown on cartels

A day after the government’s decision not to renew registration of transport committees/associations, five transport associations have announced a series of protests to oppose the move.

Post Report, Apr 19 2018

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Rajamama, lone Kusunda language speaker, dies

Rajamama Kusunda, the only speaker of Kusunda language, passed away on Wednesday. He was 65. Rajamama was a hypertension patient. His family said he died shortly after collapsing outside his home in Byas Municipality-10, Tanahun.

PRATAP RANA MAGAR, Apr 19 2018

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SC directs govt to set criteria to select envoy

The Supreme Court has issued a mandamus to the government, asking it to fix criteria on ambassadors’ appointment and follow the criteria in letter and spirit. It has also directed the government to maintain transparency while making such appointments, ensuring that only capable people are selected to the post.

Post Report, Apr 19 2018

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Paudel named 2017 winner

Journalist Dilip Paudel of Nagarik daily has been named the recipient of Barbara Adams Investigative Journalism Award 2017.

Post Report, Apr 19 2018

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Province 7 CM enrols his daughter in community school

Chief Minister (CM) Trilochan Bhatta of Province 7 has enrolled his daughter in a community school at Dhangadhi in Kailali district.

ARJUN SHAH, Apr 19 2018

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‘50 percent children out of school in Province 2’

Nearly 50 percent of the children of school-going age in Province 2 are still out of school. Education Minister Girirajmani Pokharel said 153, 819 children do not go to school in the province.

ABADHES KUMAR JHA, Apr 19 2018

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Missing man found dead

A man from Uttargaya Rural Muni-cipality-2, Rasuwa, was found dead on Tuesday, 40 days after he was reported missing.

Apr 19 2018

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Secret CIA trip to NKorea boosts Trump-Kim summit

Donald Trump confirmed Wednesday that his CIA chief took part in secret talks in North Korea, the most significant sign that an improbable summit between the US president and Kim Jong-un will go ahead.

Apr 19 2018

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Dahal predicts UML-Maoist Centre merger by mid-May

CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Wednesday said unification of the two left parties would be done by mid-May. His prediction comes a day after he raised contentious issues between the two left parties that have delayed their merger.

Post Report, Apr 19 2018

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Beijing pitches for trilateral links

China reiterated the idea of linking Nepal, India and China to develop a trans-Himalayan economic corridor through infrastructure projects—or the ‘tri-lateral cooperation’.

Anuj Kumar Adhikari, Apr 19 2018

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FM visit spurs China-aided projects

Nepal and China on Wednesday agreed to set up a system to deliver effectively various Chinese government-aided projects in Nepal. This agreement follows official talks between Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali and Chinese Vice-president Wang Qishan, and Foreign Minister of China and State Councillor Wang Yi in Beijing.

Post Report, Apr 19 2018

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