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Rastriya Janata Party (RJP) Resham Chaudhary, who is in the most wanted list of Nepal, has secured a resounding victory from Kailali-1 in the federal parliament election.
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Counting of votes resumed on Tuesday in Sunsari-3 where Nepali Congress (NC) leader Bijya Kumar Gachadar and CPN-UML candidate Bhagwati Chaudhary are contesting.
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Nepal, as the chair of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), has insisted on the need of making the regional body more effective and result-oriented.
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Property worth millions of rupees was destroyed by fire at Baniyatar of Tokha municipality-8 in Kathmandu early on Tuesday morning.
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A motorcyclist died in a road accident at Banasthali chowk in Kathmandu on Monday night.
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Humla district has been witnessing heavy snowfall since Monday morning plummeting the temperature and affecting common life.
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The CPN-UML has emerged victorious in 77 federal constituencies and is leading in 4 constituencies so far. The party has won the election in 162 provincial constituencies and is leading in 4 provincial constituencies.
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An experiment with gender role reversal - comprising a mix of invisible theatre and animation —will see the stereotypical gender roles reversed, in a bid to show how abnormal the normal truly is when seen from a different perspective.
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Sukra Bahadur Rai of Nepal turned in a best card of four-over 76 on the opening round of the Faldo Series Nepal Championships at the Gokarna Golf Club on Monday.
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Nepal got off to a flying start in the ACC U-16 Eastern Region cricket tournament with a crushing 133-run victory over Thailand at the Terdthai Cricket Ground in Bangkok, Thailand, on Monday.
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Chitwan Tigers on Monday named former U-19 team skipper Prithu Baskota as their captain for the upcoming Everest Premier League (EPL) Twenty20.
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Oppo launched the ‘red edition’ of its Oppo F5 6GB smartphone in the domestic market on Monday. The phone, powered by 6GB RAM, comes with a price tag of Rs44,990. Oppo had previously launched the black edition of the Oppo F5 6GB smartphone. It had also introduced Oppo F5 Youth smartphone.
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Water will flow through the Gandak Canal again allowing farmers in Parsa, Bara and Rautahat districts to irrigate their wheat fields as repairs are expected to be completed soon.
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Government officials have been discussing the possibility of exploiting the export opportunities presented by the embargo against Qatar by its neighbours.
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Districts surrounding the Kathmandu Valley are the biggest consumers of agricultural loans in the country, a latest Nepal Rastra Bank report shows.
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The Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has started implementing the 25 MW solar plant project in Nuwakot following a court order allowing it to move ahead.
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Art exhibition titled Nari Satranj, which features ceramic works by artist Gopal ‘Kalapremi Shrestha’, opened at Siddhartha Art Gallery in Babarmahal on Sunday. The exhibit was inaugurated by Brazillian Ambassador to Nepal Maria Teresa Mesquita Pessoa.
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The Asian premiere of the award-winning documentary The Last Honey Hunter will be held at Kumari Hall in Kamalpokhari as part of the upcoming Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival. KIMFF 2017 will take place at QFX Kumari from December 14 to 18.
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Masantaar, a play that uses the age-old practice of shamanism to satarise the country’s politics, is currently being staged at Mandala Theatre in Anamnagar.
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Thanks to the up and coming EBook reader apps, reading has become more accessible and light-weight than ever before
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Vote counting in Sunsari-3 stalled on Monday after a currency note and a counterfoil of the ballot were found during counting.
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Even as the nation gears up for a new government under the left alliance, the Nepali Congress-led ‘caretaker’ government has made a number of political appointments drawing sharp criticism from the CPN-UML.
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In yet another misstep in the reconstruction of heritage sites damaged by 2015 Gorkha Earthquakes, use of cement in the rebuilding of the historic Jaya Bageshwori Temple in Pashupati has drawn a widespread criticism from locals and heritage conservationists.
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The Female Community Health Volunteers (FCHVs) can play a vital role in fighting non-communicable diseases in Nepal, a new study says.
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As the results of only a handful of seats on the federal parliament remain to be announced, old faces dominate the list of winners.
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The merger between the Nepali Congress and the Bijaya Kumar Gachhadar-led Nepal Loktantrik Forum right before the elections to federal parliament and provincial assemblies had no impact on the NC’s performance in Morang district.
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Internal disunity has emerged as a factor for the crushing defeat of the Nepali Congress in the federal and provincial elections.
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The Election Commission (EC) has claimed to have lived up to its commitment to complete the counting of votes under the first-past-the-post (FPTP) category within four days after counting begins.
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The Election Commission (EC) has said invalid votes in House of Representatives (HoR) and Provincial Assembly (PA) elections is likely to stay under 5 percent.
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CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal said on Monday that the processes for government formation and unity between his party and the CPN-UML will move ahead simultaneously.
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CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli, who appears set to return to power after ensuring a landslide win for the left alliance of his party and the CPN (Maoist Centre), said on Monday that he would duly respect the opposition and take it along.
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In Nepal, addressing climate change (CC) is about more than reducing carbon emissions. It involves a host of issues related to the daily lives of the poor and the associated local economy which are hardly captured by economic indicators,
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Kathmandu has become a land of opportunity for many informal micro entrepreneurs. Even on rowdy walkways, vendors are seen selling goods ranging from foodstuff to clothes and electronic items.
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With a nationwide network of public health facilities and a proliferation of private sector providers, the availability of health services has substantially improved in Nepal over the last couple of decades.
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A number of massage parlours have sprouted in major towns around Nepal in recent years. Their stated objective is to provide massages to clients who want to maintain good health, but sexual services are also being offered under this guise.
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The left alliance has secured a resounding victory in the first ever state assembly and federal parliamentary elections, obtaining a clear mandate to rule the country for the next five years. The victory will help the alliance focus on core development issues, which could put an end to the economic inertia witnessed over the years.
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