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PM Koirala arrives home KATHMANDU: Prime Minister Sushil Koirala has returned home after completing a month-long medical treatment for lung cancer at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Ce ...Full story[Updated: 2014-07-22 11:24 PM] 

Child marriage prevalence high in Nepal KATHMANDU: Nepal is among the top 10 countries with highest rates of child marriage, in which one in every three children are married before their 15th birthday ...Full story[Updated: 2014-07-22 10:48 PM] 

1 Nepali among 5 killed in Taliban attack in Kabul KATHMANDU: One Nepali national was killed and two others were injured in a suicide attack near the Kabul International Airport today, the Nepali Embassy in Paki ...Full story[Updated: 2014-07-22 7:07 PM] 

Jakarta governor Widodo wins Indonesian presidential race The reform-minded governor of teeming Jakarta, Joko Widodo, has comfortably won Indonesia's closely-fought presidential race against a controversial ex-general ...Full story[Updated: 2014-07-22 6:37 PM] 

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BP birth centenary KATHMANDU: Nepali Congress on Tuesday remembered its late leader BP Koirala by organising various programmes to mark 'BP Koirala Memorial Day' across the country. The party orga ...Full story

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All-party meet common agenda of five parties KATHMANDU: A meeting of the five-party working alliance committee today decided to hold talks with the government on organising an all-party meet to settle political issues. The ... Full story

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Cirstea‚ Svitolina win Baku Cup openers BAKU: Top seed Sorana Cirstea of Romania struggled past wild card Ons Jabeur of Tunisia 6-3, 6-3 to open her account in the Baku Cup on Tuesday. Cirstea previously had trouble with ...Full story

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Victims' remains reach Kharkiv KHARKIY: The remains of the victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash arrived in territory held by the Ukrainian government today on their way to the Netherlands, ...Full story

 

Readerspeak

GAUNLE from DEHRADUN wrote:
Yes, local election is a must, but first thing first. Constitution writing comes first; thereafter other things.
In response to the story: Local elections before constitution: Singh

 

RSS Feed Opinion

    EDITORIAL: Mergers no panacea
    THT
    The government’s move to merge 200 community schools across the country is an ill-conceived one, to say the least. The rationale be...
    Unwarranted use of pesticides
    PROF. VIKASH RAJ SATYAL
    Do we know that we are consuming poison every day at our dining table? The famous proverb “An apple a day keeps the doctor away&rdq...
    TOPICS: Selection puzzle
    SHREE RAM ADHIKARI
    The Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and Commission on Inquiry of Disappeared Persons (CID) were the long-awaited justice and hu...
    Editorial: Low spending
    THT
    The development budget is being frozen in more and more districts over the years. This plight is indeed a matter of immense concern. The...

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