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Gorkha palace restoration starts

Reconstruction of the historic Gorkha Palace in district has begun. The palace with historic, religious and archaeological importance, had suffered extensive damage during the Gorkha Earthquake that rattled the country on April 25, 2015.

Rastriya Samachar Samiti, Jul 20 2017

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Landslide buries 7 homes, displaces 17 families

Seven houses were buried in a Wednesday morning landslide at Pundrung settlement of Gangajamuna Rural Municipality-2 in Dhading district.

Harihar Singh Rathour, Jul 20 2017

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’14 flood victims of Banke, Bardiya still awaiting relief

Hundreds of people displaced by floods in Banke and Bardiya are still forced to live in temporary shelters even almost four years after the disaster,

Krishna Prasad Gautam, Jul 20 2017

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Dismal poll showing set to top Congress’ CWC agenda

The ruling Nepali Congress has called a Central Working Committee meeting for Monday.

Post Report, Jul 20 2017

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Over a dozen amendments registered

More than a dozen amendments have been registered in the bill on Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfer Act, seeking more share for the local level governments in revenue collection.

Post Report, Jul 20 2017

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Panels under CDOs to manage employees for local units

The government will be managing employees necessary for operating the local level units through the respective district offices until the federal and state elections.

Rastriya Samachar Samiti, Jul 20 2017

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Voice grows in party to change electoral symbol

As infighting spirals in the Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) with top leadership engaged in power tussle, the party’s electoral symbol once against burst onto the scene during a Central Working Committee (CWC) meeting on Wednesday.

Post Report, Jul 20 2017

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Ex-king undergoes angioplasty at Norvic

Former monarch Gyanendra Shah underwent an angioplasty procedure at Norvic Hospital on Wednesday to reopen his blocked blood vessels. Shah was rushed to the hospital after he complained of chest pain.

Post Report, Jul 20 2017

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Rs 23.73 million Indian support for postal roads

Indian on Wednesday handed over a cheque for Rs 23.73 million to construct two road stretches of the Postal Highway.

Post Report, Jul 20 2017

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UN Resident Coordinator Julliand calls on DPM Mahara

Valerie Julliand, the UN resident coordinator, called on Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Krishna Bahadur Mahara on Wednesday.

Post Report, Jul 20 2017

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Qatar ambassador briefs PM on latest situation

Qatari Ambassador Yousuf Bin Mohammed al-Hail on Wednesday called on Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and briefed him on the latest situation in Qatar in the aftermath of four Gulf nations’ decision to impose a blockade on the tiny oil-rich kingdom.

Post Report, Jul 20 2017

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Drop in rainfall likely to recover by next week: MFD

A sudden drop in rainfall, which has affected paddy plantation, will take some time to recover, according to the Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD).

Post Report, Jul 20 2017

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KMC’s vehicle tax revision upsets NCC

The Nepal Chamber of Commerce (NCC) has expressed displeasure over the upward revision of tax rate on vehicles by the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC).

Post Report, Jul 20 2017

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DSP Sharma suspended

The Home Ministry on Wednesday suspended Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Sanjeeb Sharma Das, whose name was recommended for promotion to Superintendent of Police.

Post Report, Jul 20 2017

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RJP-N rejects proposal to put statute revision bill to vote

The Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal (RJP-N) on Wednesday told the governing parties that it was not for putting the constitution amendment bill to vote in Parliament and called for addressing its other demands.

Post Report, Jul 20 2017

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Maintain status quo, orders apex court

The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday ordered to maintain status quo on a corruption case filed against three members of the Tax Settlement Commission (TSC) at the Special Court, saying that a writ challenging the arrest of Chudamani Sharma, one of the accused, needs to be settled by a full bench.

Post Report, Jul 20 2017

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