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Chitwan Police have arrested seven persons for their alleged involvement in gang-raping two teen-aged girls in the district.
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The body of a migrant Nepali migrant worker who died in Qatar has been brought to Nepal on Monday.
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The Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police has concluded that 41-year-old Dilip Singh, who had earlier served 9-year prison term on a murder charge, was the man behind the rape and murder of 13-year-old Nirmala Panta, of Bhimdutta Municipality-2, Kanchanpur.
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Dilasha Neupane, a resident of Omaha, Nebraska, was crowned Miss Nepal US 2018.
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A meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) on Monday passed a proposal tabled, seeking an endorsement of the 'BIMSTEC Convention on Cooperation in Combating International Terrorism, Transnational Organised Crime and Illicit Drug Trafficking'.
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A Nepali student at University of North Carolina has received the David Merchant International Student Award for Achievement from the Phi Beta Delta Honor Society for International Scholars.
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Transportation has been disrupted along the Khalanga-Panchkatiya road after multiple landslides damaged it in various places.
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Two traders have been arrested for their alleged involvement in creating obstruction in monitoring the Kalimati Fruits and Vegetables Market.
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Former Nepali ambassador to France Keshab Raj Jha was found dead at his home in Thapathali on Monday morning.
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Two-wheelers continue to be a popular mode of transportation for people in Nepal with import figures surging in the fiscal year 2017-18.
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While the federal government has been providing subsidies for apple growers to boost production, the local government has decided to impose tax on them, drawing furious reaction from farmers.
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Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has revived plans to use cylinders painted in different colours for household and commercial customers due to mounting losses on sale of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG).
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The runway at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) will be closed for 10 hours daily from February to carry out rehabilitation works on its dilapidated runway. Renovation of the 3,050-metre runway will take at least five months, airport authorities said Sunday. The project is estimated to cost Rs3.5 billion.
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Nepal Bangladesh Bank Ltd on Sunday appointed the national cricket team stalwarts Sharad Vesawkar and Basant Regmi as its brand ambassador for two years.
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Nepal’s hopes of recording their first ever win at the Asian Games ended in a 2-1 defeat against Pakistan at the Patriot Chandrabhaga Stadium in Bekasi, Indonesia.
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Nepal advanced to the quarter-finals of men’s team event in badminton while women’s team succumbed to defeat in the first round of Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Sunday.
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Suman Sharma started his career from Nepal SBI Bank in 1997 after earning his master’s degree in Economics from Tribhuvan University. Having worked at the bank for eight years, in 2005 he went on to pursue another master’s degree from Maastricht School of Management in the Netherlands.
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Rising temperature due to climate change is taking its toll on mountains
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There is no trace of communism except for the sickle and hammer on the party’s flag
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Nepal must ensure that migrant workers are not exploited, here and abroad
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A security guard was found murdered at a hardware store in Biratnagar Metropolitan City-2, Morang, on Sunday morning.
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In a respite to Malaysia-bound Nepali migrant workers, who have not been able to go there despite starting the visa processing because of the government ban, they have been allowed to leave for Malaysia.
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A Cabinet meeting on Sunday recommended Acting Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen Purna Chandra Thapa for Chief of Army Staff, Minister for Communication and Information Gokul Prasad Banskota said. President Bidhya Devi Bhandari appoints new Army chief.
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The government is mulling over declaring public holiday in Kathmandu on August 30 and 31 to facilitate efficient VIPs’ moveme during the BIMSTEC Summit.
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Foreign Minister Pradip Gyawali said the differences expressed over the joint report prepared by Eminent Persons’ Group (EPG) on Nepal-India relations will have no effect against the desire of nation’s current political leadership to implement it.
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Nepal and India are set to sign two key agreements on Kathmandu-Raxual railway line and movement of bulk cargo from three more transit points between the two neighbours on the margins of the fourth BIMSTEC Summit to be held in Kathmandu on August 30 and 31.
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The Supreme Court has instructed the government to furnish an explanation within 15 days on why Kamini Rajbhandari was dismissed as the managing director of Nepal Telecom.
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The Education and Health Committee under the House of Representatives(HoR) is planning to hold discussions with Dr Govinda KC and the concerned people regarding the National Medical Education Bill- 2075 BS.
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Claiming that the local governments are imposing random taxes on the public, Nepali Congress has called all of its heads and deputies of the local governments in Kathmandu on August 27 to discuss ways to minimise taxation.
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The number of the complaints at the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has substantially reduced after the new constitution stripped the anti-graft body of the authority to probe into improper conduct of public officials.
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The government has urged top VIPs to hand over their vehicles for movement of heads of states of the seven member states arriving here for the 4th BIMSTEC Summit later this month.
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The Department of Railways (DoR) on Sunday said construction of Kathmandu-Kerung railway is estimated to cost Rs257 billion.
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A motorable bridge over the Sandhi stream at Barhabise Bazaar along Araniko Highway was swept away on Saturday night, disrupting vehicular movement and cutting off the northern part of Sindhupalchok district, including Tatopani.
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The only Nepal-China link road currently in operation has been closed after the rain-swollen Gerkhu stream damaged a bridge at Trishuli-Betrawati road section on the Pasang Lhamu Highway in Nuwakot district on early Sunday morning.
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