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Though the Election Commission (EC) had set the time for election until 5 in the evening, voting was conducted at Butwal Sub-Metropolitan City-13 until 9:30 in the evening.
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A man from Dalit community has been thrashed for entering a temple in Saptari on Tuesday.
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Eighty-two-year-old Narendra Bhandari died during voting at Damak in Jhapa district on Wednesday.
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Five persons died in course of casting their ballots in the second phase local level elections on Wednesday.
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Police on Wednesday arrested an Indian man found in possession of 120 kg marijuana from Manahari Village Council Hetauda.
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A man, who was found unconscious near the Kolbung polling station in Rong of Ilam district, died while undergoing treatment at the B &B Hospital in Birtamod, Jhapa.
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The Election Commission (EC) has estimated that 70.5 per cent voters cast their ballots in the second phase of local polls held in three provinces—1, 5 and 7.
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The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday ordered the medical colleges to admit students under the post graduate programme on merit basis.
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Former Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Ravi Pratap Rana, who was found guilty on the high-profile Sudan Scam, has been sent to jail on Wednesday.
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Only two votes were cast at a voting centre of Sarawal Village Council-6 in Nawalparasi district. There are 502 registered voters in the ward.
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Police on Tuesday night arrested three cadres of Netra Bikram Chand-led CPN Maoist in possession of explosives devices from Rautimai Rural Municipality in Udayapur district.
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Nine police personnel were injured when a jeep (Se 1 Ja 1503) they were travelling in turned turtle at Phaltude in Kailali on Wednesday.
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Around 55 percent of voting in second phase of local election has been completed in Taplejung district by 1 pm, district election officer Ganesh Adhikari informed.
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Fifty-five percent of voters have cast their ballots in Phidim Municipality of Panchthar district until 12pm on Sunday.
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Election Commission said the second phase of local bodies election in province 1, 5 and 7 are being conducted in a peaceful manner with people turning out in large numbers to elect their local representatives.
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The local level election at the Kotahimai Rural Municipality-1 has been put off and rescheduled for June 30.
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Muslim voters have turned up in overwhelming numbers at Nepalgunj to cast their votes in the second phase of local level elections on Wednesday.
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The Meteorological Forecasting Division (MDF) has predicted generally cloudy weather in provinces 1, 3 and 7 where people are voting in the second phase of local level elections on Wednesday.
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Political leaders of country's Far West region have cast their votes on the second phase of local level election on Wednesday.
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Over one third of voters from the three provinces have cast their vote by 11:30 am on Wednesday.
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Large numbers of voters have turned out in Morang district to vote in the second phase of local bodies election on Wednesday.
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An explosive device went off near a polling station in Tulsipur Sub-Metropolitan City.
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An unidentified group has torched ballot box at polling center in Janata Adharbhut Bidhyalaya, Dhawang, of Rolpa district.
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Heavy rainfall has disrupted the election process in Rapti Village Council Ward-2 polling station in Dang.
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Low voter turnout has been reported in a polling centre in Pratappur Village Council from Nawalparasi following the threat from Rastriya Janata Party Nepal which hasn’t participated in the poll formally.
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Around one-fourth of the voters have cast their votes in the three provinces by 10am on Wednesday.
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Sanghiya Samajwadi Forum Nepal (SSFN) Chairman Upendra Yadav has cast his vote at Biratnagar Metropolitan City ward no 14-based Degree Campus in Morang district, in the second phase of local level elections.
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Two explosive devices have been found planted in a polling station in Khotang district.
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Eighty-two-year-old Narendra Bhandari died during voting at Damak in Jhapa district.
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Voters have queued up at polling centers despite heavy rainfall in Jhapa district to cast their votes on the second phase of local level election.
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Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has cast his vote at Asigram Secondary School in Ruwakhola, Dadeldhura, on the second phase of local bodies election.
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Nepal Sports Federation is organising the sixth Pushpa Lal Memorial Open National Badminton Championship from July 28.
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Teen-aged golfer Pratima Sherpa is all set to travel to the United States of America on July 2 with the view to hone her golfing skills and participate at some of the local tournaments.
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In the summer of 2010, I walked into the Pulchowk Campus for the first time. The institution—to me—was a love at first sight. Like most of the students who stood in the long line of entrance exam attendants that year, I desperately wanted to study here—an acclaimed engineering college.
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Isn’t it funny how we tend to pour our heart out as children but now, as grownups, we just bottle up. We try defying the very social nature of our species.
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Ujir Magar recently released his first book, Ansha. Magar who currently serves as the chief secretary of Nepal Journalist Federation writes about various aspects of the Maoist insurgency and its effect on current political scenario in his new book.
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The second phase of local level elections passed off peacefully in 35 districts of Provinces 1, 5 and 7 on Wednesday.
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Together For Mental Health—Inside City Tour, a music campaign spearheaded by the pop-rock band Mental Radio, is slated to kick off this Friday.
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After winning numerous awards and accolades for his debut feature film Kalo Pothi (Black Hen), filmmaker Min Bahadur Bham’s upcoming film, A Year of Cold, has been shortlisted for a grant by the Asian Cinema Fund;
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Author Shree Prasad Devkota’s book on the children affected by the ten-year-long Maoist insurgency, Life and Education of Children in Nepal (Pre and Post Peace Agreement), has hits the stands.
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An ongoing construction boom and increased development activities in the country have led to a significant rise in demand for heavy equipment and machinery.
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Indian Railways has hiked demurrage on wagons by up to sixfold, making life hard for Nepali importers, traders said.
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Most of the private petrol pumps operating in the valley bore a deserted look on Tuesday as most of the gasoline stations were closed, hanging the information board of ‘No Petrol’.
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Third-country goods imported by Nepal via India are likely to become expensive following the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the southern neighbour from Saturday.
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The Large Taxpayers’ Office (LTO) on Tuesday concluded that the government needs to recover Rs60.71 billion in capital gains tax from the Ncell buyout deal.
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Foreign funds make up 22.37 percent of the projected revenue inflow in Nepal’s $12.79 billion budget for the fiscal year 2017-18. Of the total foreign funds, foreign grants account for 5.64 percent and foreign loans 16.72 percent.
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Experts on urban planning and disaster mitigation have stressed on the need for integrating disaster risk reduction (DRR) issues in development policies of the newly defined local units.
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Minister for Home Affairs Janardan Sharma unveiled a roadmap on Tuesday to reform the home administration, setting out ambitious plans including an overhaul of the security apparatus.
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With an aim to facilitate the works of the newly elected people’s representatives at the local level, the Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development has forwarded 10 draft laws to the grassroots units on work division and resource mobilisation.
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Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Krishna Bahadur Mahara is embarking on a three-day official visit to India on Sunday. Soon after Mahara assumed office, External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj invited him to visit New Delhi on a convenient date.
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The government has decided to form three panels to implement the framework deal on the Belt and Road Initiative signed with China by working on project selection, technical assessment and coordination with Beijing.
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Election Commission officials on Tuesday submitted the documents related to the Bharatpur Metropolis vote counting row including the damaged ballot papers to the Supreme Court.
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The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) handed over Rs50 million to the Sajha Yatayat Co-operative Limited on Tuesday for the purchase of 12 deluxe and one semi-low floor buses.
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Four people were injured when a fire broke out at Siddhartha Petrol Pump in Lokanthali of Madhyapur Thimi Municipality-1, Bhakapur, on Tuesday evening.
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Following a long test production, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has officially started generating energy from bio-degradable waste.
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The Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal, which had earlier warned of disrupting the second phase of local elections, has said it will continue its protests but won’t resort to violence on Wednesday when voting will take place in Provinces 1, 5 and 7. Our party will hold peaceful protests on the day of voting, said RJP-N Chairman Mahantha Thakur.
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The Election Commission (EC) has called on all the voters in Provinces 1, 5 and 7 to actively participate in the second phase of polls on Wednesday.
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That people are taking time out of their busy schedule to take part in today’s local elections is encouraging news.
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The demand to establish Gorkhaland as a state separate from West Bengal has surfaced once again as a national issue in India. This demand was first put to the British India government in 1907.
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At least four people have been reported missing after a landslide hit Lakuridaanda at Bhimeshwor Municipality-9, Dolakha on Tuesday night.
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Voting to elect local representatives in Provinces 1, 5 and 7 is set to take place on Wednesday amid heightened security, with clashes and bombs in the run-up to the second phase of local polls raising concerns.
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The second phase of local level elections began in Provinces 1, 5 and 7 on Wednesday.
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