Nepal | September 05, 2015

Big 3 register joint amendment proposal on Revised Draft, MJF-D “pulling out” of constitution process

Constituent Assembly building, New Baneshwor, Kathmandu. Photo: THT/File

Three major parties -- Nepali Congress, CPN-UML and UCPN-Maoist -- on Saturday evening jointly registered an amendment proposal on the Revised Draft of Nepal's Constitution at the Constituent Assembly....

Kathmandu

Krishna Astami being observed across the nation

Hindu devotees lining up to pay obeisance to Lord Krishna on the occasion of Krishna Astami  at Krishna Mandir in Patan on Saturday, September 05, 2015. Photo: RSS

Krishna Astami is being observed across the nation with Hindu devotees thronging at various temples of Krishna on Saturday....

Nepal

3 Nawalparasi locals deceived into ‘selling lands to mafia’

Three persons in Kawasoti of the district complained that a land mafia cheated them into transferring ownership of their land to him...

World

China backs Putin’s idea of developing Russia’s Far East

A map of China is seen through a magnifying glass on a computer screen showing binary digits  Photo: Reuters

Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang said on Saturday that Russia's push to revamp its run-down Far East region coincided with Beijing's strategy, backing President Vladimir Putin's drive for new sources of growth...

Opinion

  • Draft constitution

    Draft constitution: Intergovernmental relationships

    In federal arrangement different types of disputes arise that need to be resolved on win-win basis as the adversarial methods are fraught with risks t...

  • This is life

    What if your favorite TV show ended forever? What if your best teacher got a new job and left the school? What if your best...

  • Deficit of women

    What are the implications for countries of this deficit of women? In a perfect market economy  the forces of supply and demand would in effect...

  • Draft constitution

    Draft constitution: Intergovernmental relationships

    In federal arrangement different types of disputes arise that need to be resolved on win-win basis as the adversarial methods are fraught with risks t...

  • This is life

    What if your favorite TV show ended forever? What if your best teacher got a new job and left the school? What if your best...

  • Deficit of women

    What are the implications for countries of this deficit of women? In a perfect market economy  the forces of supply and demand would in effect...

Business

G20 promises transparency on rate moves as global economy disappoints

Finance and labour ministers gather for a group photo of the G20 Joint Meeting of Finance and Labour Ministers in Ankara, Turkey, September 4, 2015. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

World financial leaders will agree to calibrate and communicate monetary policy carefully to avoid triggering capital flight, but will not call an expected US rate rise a risk to growth, a draft communique showed on Friday....

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