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‘Many Kamaiya families still live in abject poverty’

Around 2,000 former Kamaiya (freed bonded labourers) families in Kailali district are still waiting to be rehabilitated by the government, according to an NGO working for the welfare of former Kamaiyas.

MOHAN BUDHAIR, Jul 18 2018

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Kailali rivers welcome migratory Dolphins

South Asian river dolphins native to Karnali and Ganga rivers have started migrating to Kanda, Pathraiya and Kandra rivers in Kailali.

MOHAN BUDHAIR, Jul 11 2018

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Government tightens noose on public transport committees

The government has started maintaining a record of assets, movable and immovable, owned by public transport committees as the property would go automatically to the state coffers when the entities cease to exist from the new fiscal year.

Post Report, May 20 2018

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Rautahat court jails serial killer for 52 years

Rautahat District Court convicted a ‘serial killer’ of all charges and sentenced him to 52 years in prison, slapped Rs 200,000 fine and ordered confiscation of his properties.

SHIVA PURI, May 20 2018

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NBA divided over Chief Justice controversy

Three Nepal Bar Association (NBA) members, including its Vice President Usha Malla Pathak, have taken a serious exception to the statement issued by the Bar’s General Secretary Khamma Bahadur Khati, condemning Supreme Court Justice Cholendra Shamsher JB Rana’s decision to boycott the full bench headed by Chief Justice Gopal Prasad Parajuli.

Mar 14 2018

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Labour Ministry announces vacancies for counsellors, attachés in 4 Gulf countries

The government has announced vacancies for labour counsellors and labor attachés in its missions in four Gulf countries.

Post Report, Feb 11 2018

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Federal and Provincial Elections: EC’s plan to publish poll schedule put off

The Election Commission (EC)’s plan to publish the full schedule for the first phase of federal and provincial elections on Saturday was put on hold following reservations from political parties.

Post Report, Sep 10 2017

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Red panda conservation included in school texts

In an attempt to conserve red panda—the shy and charismatic endangered mammal species, among other birds and animals—conservation education has been included in school curriculum in Panchthar, Ilam and Taplejung districts from this academic session.

SHAHIMAN RAI, Aug 01 2017

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Japan blasts: One dead in Utsunomiya rock park area

Multiple blasts in a park area of the Japanese city of Utsunomiya have killed at least one person and injured at least two, emergency services say.

BBC, Oct 23 2016

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‘Students don’t have to leave the country for foreign degrees’

The second iteration of Higher Secondary Education Fair 2016 is being held at Hotel Annapurna in the Capital.

Post Report, Aug 12 2016

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Second Nepal Higher Edu Fair kicks off today

Focusing on this niche student demographic, the Education.com, with the support of Islington College, is staging Nepal Higher Education Fair, the first-of-its-kind expo for students wishing to go to schools and colleges in the country that offer education of interational standard.

Post Report, Aug 12 2016

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