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Finally, the most-awaited results of Nepal’s historic general elections 2017 are out highlighting the Communist Alliance’s majority across both the assembly and parliamentary constituencies. The two-phase Nepal’s parliamentary and provincial






Published: December 11, 2017
Immigration

Nepal and Bahrain discussed labor cooperation at a bilateral meeting in Bahraini capital, Manama, on December 04, 2017. In a meeting with the Bahraini Minister for Labor and Social Development






Published: December 7, 2017
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Nepal is eagerly waiting for its most prestigious domestic cricket championship league, EPL Twenty20, slated to begin at TU Stadium on December 18, 2017. The six-team city-based franchise league will






Published: December 6, 2017
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After the successful first round polls on November 26, 2017, Nepal is gearing up for the final round of its parliamentary and provincial elections slated for December 07, 2017. Here






Published: December 6, 2017
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The five-day Nepal Chamber Expo 2017 concluded successfully on December 04, 2017 drawing a Rs 50 million revenue in transaction. The Nepal Chamber of Commerce (NCC) and the Korean Embassy






Published: December 5, 2017
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In a move enhancing ties with Nepal, the Parliament of Brazil has formed a six-member Brazil-Nepal Parliamentary Group, said a release by the Embassy of Nepal in Brasilia, Brazil on






Published: December 1, 2017
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In a major boost to Nepali football, a nine-member Nepali football team has been announced for participation in the upcoming football world cup to be held ahead of the famous






Published: November 20, 2017
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In a move addressing food security concerns of Nepal, the United Nations World Food Program (UNWFP) launched a new online Food Security Information System (FSIS) that maps and visualizes patterns






Published: November 15, 2017
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Nepal was the center of attraction at a recently-held global tourism fair titled ‘World Travel Market (WTM) 2017’ held at ExCel London, a London-based exhibition and international convention center. According






Published: November 13, 2017
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After the successful completion of its local-level polls, Nepal is currently heading towards its most-awaited provincial and parliamentary elections to elect the House of Representatives. Nepal’s legislative election 2017, to






Published: November 7, 2017
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Nepalis of US origin including litterateurs, journalists and social activists urged for global-level recognition to Nepali language and literature at a recently-held event in the United States on October 29,






Published: November 1, 2017
Immigration

In a move supporting Nepali migrants in Jordan, the Governments of Nepal and Jordan have recently agreed to form a joint technical committee to implement the Bilateral Labor Agreement (BLA).






Published: October 31, 2017
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October 24, 2017 The Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) has pledged its support to the Nepal Electricity Authority’s (NEA) ‘Ujyalo Nepal Abhiyan’ (Brighter Nepal Campaign). Bhaban Bhatta, the newly elected President of NRNA,






Published: October 24, 2017
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October 23, 2017 Nepal taekwondo athletes put in a stupendous performance at the 7th Tirak International Taekwondo Championship held in Bangkok, Thailand on Saturday, October 21, 2017, winning a total






Published: October 23, 2017
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October 05, 2017 Five Nepali contestants, to represent the nation at various international beauty contests including the 66th Miss Universe contest, have been finalized yesterday. In a press meet organized






Published: October 5, 2017
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It’s always exciting to hear about Mount Everest. When the name itself is so buzzy, new updates about the activities in and around the peak would definitely be the matter






Published: September 22, 2017
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September 21, 2017 As part of the ongoing United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), the Government of Nepal signed the Nuclear Weapons Prohibition Treaty in New York yesterday. Deputy Prime Minister






Published: September 21, 2017
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September 21, 2017 Fighting back the physical disability, a British Gurkha soldier Hari Budha Magar has set a new record on September 19, 2017, by reaching Nepal’s 6,476 meter-long Mera






Published: September 21, 2017
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Nepal All Set for Its Major Festivals Dashain (September 20 – October 5, 2017) Tihar (October 17-21, 2017) Chhath (October 24, 2017) Dashain Most important festival for Nepalese that falls






Published: September 21, 2017
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Finally, the Government of Nepal has decided to issue native passports to the Nepali children born in foreign nations. The government took an official decision in this regard at a






Published: September 14, 2017
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September 13, 2017 Nepali Ambassador to India Deep Kumar Upadhyay yesterday urged the Government of India to address the issues Nepali citizens are facing because of demonetized currency notes. In






Published: September 13, 2017
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September 12, 2017 Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba yesterday created a new record in the history of Nepali politics by forming a largest cabinet of 54 ministers. With the sixth






Published: September 12, 2017
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August 29, 2017 Indigenous film Lomba (The Leadership), written and directed by Anil Budha Magar, has won awards in three categories at the ongoing Nepali Indigenous Film Festival in New






Published: August 29, 2017
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August 29, 2017 Unilever Nepal Limited, which recorded a 13 percent growth in the turnover during the last fiscal year, has announced a cash dividend of Rs 1100 per share






Published: August 29, 2017
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As part of his five-day bilateral visit to India, Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba participated in the Nepal-India Business Forum held at the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry in






Published: August 24, 2017
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August 24, 2017 Seems the relief measures being undertaken in support of flood victims in Nepal are leaving no stone unturned. This became evident in a recent initiative taken by






Published: August 24, 2017
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Manisha Koirala, a renowned Bollywood actress and the Goodwill Ambassador of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), yesterday visited various flood-hit areas of Rautahat District to support flood victims of






Published: August 24, 2017
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Satya Mohan Joshi is the first name that comes to one’s mind while speaking about scholarly expertise in Nepal history, language and culture. Joshi (98), currently the Chancellor of Nepal






Published: August 24, 2017
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August 23, 2017 Nepal is getting closer to finalizing an agreement with Australia in the Civil Aviation sector. In a recent update, officials of the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA),






Published: August 23, 2017
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August 21, 2017 Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba yesterday inaugurated the 25th General Assembly of Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ). In his augural address at the event, Deuba said the






Published: August 21, 2017
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August 21, 2017 Marking 223rd week of the Bagmati Mega Clean-Up Campaign, the Nepal River Conservation Trust and Friends Club Kupondole organized the Bagmati river festival or Maha Jal Yatra






Published: August 21, 2017
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August 21, 2017 Apart from loss of lives and crops, recent floods have also hit Nepal’s industrial activity and trade, among others. Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) saw a decline in






Published: August 21, 2017
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August 21, 2017 Recent floods affected more than 16 million population in South Asia and above 500 people together in Nepal, India and Bangladesh. According to the International Federation of






Published: August 21, 2017
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August 18, 2017 As part of relief measures for the recent floods, the Nepal Government on Thursday sought support from donor agencies and social organizations for helping flood victims. In






Published: August 18, 2017
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August 17, 2017 Recent floods, which have been concerning various parts of Nepal since a week, have badly hit the country’s agricultural sector resulting in huge crop loss for the






Published: August 17, 2017
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August 17, 2017 Industrial activity in Tarai has taken a hit as the floodwaters inundated various industries in the region. Around 500 industries in the Morang Industrial Corridor remained shut






Published: August 17, 2017
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August 17, 2017 Eastern Nepal received a major hit in the recent floods with around 46 death casualties, 15 missing cases and hundreds of houses damaged. Besides public, floods took






Published: August 17, 2017
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August 16, 2017 On the occasion of its 71st Independence Day, India offered 30 ambulances and six buses to various hospitals, charitable trusts and educational institutions located in various districts






Published: August 16, 2017
Culture

Tamu Lhosar marks the beginning of the Tamu Sambat or Gurung Calendar Year. The festival is celebrated on the 15th day of the Nepali month Poush every year. The Gurungs,






Published: August 16, 2017
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August 4, 2017 Nepal Foreign Secretary Shankar Das Bairagi and Mohamed Maliki, ambassador of Morocco to Nepal, signed a memorandum of understanding for the formation of a bilateral consultation mechanism






Published: August 4, 2017
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August 2, 2017 The Knowledge-based Integrated Sustainable Agriculture and Nutrition (KISAN) project, which was launched by the Ministry of Agricultural Development with the support of the United States government, has






Published: August 2, 2017
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August 1, 2017 The Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) is facing a probe for misappropriation of approximately Rs 800 million in multiple land deals worth Rs 1.61 billion. The Commission for






Published: August 1, 2017
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August 1, 2017 The state-owned power corporation Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA), which posted a net loss of Rs 8 billion in the fiscal year 2015-16, has been able to significantly






Published: August 1, 2017
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July 31, 2017 Critinext, Nepal’s first electronic intensive care unit (e-ICU) facility, was inaugurated at the Vayodha Hospital by artistes and social workers Madan Krishna Shrestha and Hari Bansha Acharya






Published: July 31, 2017
Inspirational

Samrat Upadhyay is a renowned author of Nepalese origin in the United States and works as the Martha C. Kraft Professor of Humanities at Indiana University, Bloomington. He was born






Published: July 27, 2017
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July 26, 2017 U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) has announced plans for investing $500 million in Nepal for increasing the regional energy connectivity in South Asia and enhancing the






Published: July 26, 2017
Immigration

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) notified on Monday, July 24, 2017 that it will resume premium processing for certain cap-exempt H-1B petitions with immediate effect. Premium processing allows






Published: July 25, 2017
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July 25, 2017 The Government of Nepal tabled a bill in the Legislature-Parliament on Monday pertaining to the remuneration and other facilities for the President and the Vice President. The






Published: July 25, 2017
Culture

Shree Panchami, also known as Basanta Panchami or Manju Panchami, is a festival of significant religious importance to Hindus and Buddhists in Nepal. It occurs on the fifth day of the






Published: July 25, 2017
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July 24, 2017 Nepathya, Nepal’s leading rock band, is currently on a tour to Australia and New Zealand as part of its 25th year celebrations. On Saturday, the band performed






Published: July 24, 2017
Inspirational

Dr. Sanduk Ruit is an internationally renowned eye surgeon. He is the Founder & Executive Director of the Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, the implementing body of the Nepal Eye Program.






Published: July 20, 2017
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July 19, 2017 Kutu ma Kutu, the popular song from the upcoming movie Dui Rupaiyan, has set a new record with over 10 million views on YouTube within just 49






Published: July 19, 2017
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July 19, 2017 Art company Yantrakala Studios, which operates from both Kathmandu and London, is producing an animated movie titled Majipa: Lakhay to commemorate the visit of the then Prime






Published: July 19, 2017
Culture

Janai Purnima, also known as Rakshya Bandhan, is a Hindu festival celebrated all over Nepal on the full moon day in the month of Shrawan. It is also popularly known






Published: July 19, 2017
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July 18, 2017 The Information Technology park in Banepa is witnessing an increased activity with the infrastructure being set up by Kathmandu University (KU) and two private companies, Cloud Himalaya






Published: July 18, 2017
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July 18, 2017 Gopal Prasad Parajuli was sworn in as the Chief Justice of Nepal. He was administered the oath of office and secrecy by President Bidya Devi Bhandari, at






Published: July 18, 2017
Culture

Indra Jatra is an eight-day street festival celebrated with great enthusiasm in the Kathmandu valley in the Nepali month of Bhadra. During this festival Nepalese pray for a good harvest






Published: July 17, 2017
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July 17, 2017 A four-member Nepali team, comprising women swimmers Sofia Shah and Tisha Shakya and men swimmers Anubhav Subba and Suvam Shrestha, is leaving for Hungary on Wednesday to






Published: July 17, 2017
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July 17, 2017 As per the findings of a recent inspection by the Bardiya National Park (BNP), the dolphin population in the Karnali river has come down drastically with just






Published: July 17, 2017
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July 14, 2017 Nepal’s largest metropolis Pokhara-Lekhnath is to have a budget of Rs 4.03 billion for the fiscal year 2017-18. The budget, which includes a central grant of Rs






Published: July 14, 2017
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July 14, 2017 A major fire resulting from an electric short circuit in Itahari of Sunsari district has caused a severe damage to property and resulted in losses of over






Published: July 14, 2017
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July 14, 2017 Veteran leader and one of the founders of the Nepali Congress, Ram Hari Joshi, expired on Thursday. He had been ailing for some time and breathed his






Published: July 14, 2017
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July 13, 2017 The 204th birth anniversary of Aadi Kavi Bhanu Bhakta Acharya, Nepal’s First Poet, is being celebrated today across the country. At a special function organized to mark






Published: July 13, 2017
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July 13, 2017 According to data compiled by the Securities Board of Nepal, the average daily turnover of securities in the secondary market at the Nepal Stock Exchange (NEPSE) has






Published: July 13, 2017
Immigration

Qatar has traditionally been one of the most popular destinations for Nepali workers overseas. There are over 400,000 Nepalis in Qatar, who make up 3 out of every 20 people






Published: July 13, 2017
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July 12, 2017 The central power transmission system of Nepal has suffered a disruption because of floods across various parts of the country, informed the Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA). NEA






Published: July 12, 2017
Tourism

Janakpur is a city in the Terai region in south-central Nepal and is an important pilgrimage site for Hindus. The place is believed to be the capital of the historic






Published: July 11, 2017
Entertainment and Sports

Nepathya is a leading Nepalese rock band best known for its fusion music, with a blend of traditional folk and modern rock music. This year marks the silver jubilee of






Published: July 4, 2017
Events in Nepal

In this program, you will start your day with meditation, pranayama, and asana practice, followed by breakfast. You will then trek through a fantastic scenery. Upon your arrival to the






Published: July 3, 2017
Events in Nepal

Kumar Sanu, one of the popular Indian playback singers, is all set to perform live on July 15, 2017 at Hotel Yak and Yeti in Durbar Marg, Nepal. The concert






Published: June 30, 2017
Entertainment and Sports

Rajesh Hamal, the legendary superstar of Nepali cinema is going ahead with his plans to produce and direct a movie. After starring in over 200 popular movies as the lead






Published: June 27, 2017
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Manaslu Expedition Long Ridges Manaslu Expedition – Autumn 2017, a 51 day-trip, starts on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 5 pm. The activities in this trip include Trekking/Climbing, Sightseeing and






Published: June 24, 2017
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June 15, 2017 A digital signature system has been introduced by Nepal Police to make its operation more organized and effective. During a function held at the Nepal Police (NP)






Published: June 15, 2017
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June 15, 2017 Sajha Yatayat, public transportation bus system in Nepal which serves Kathmandu Valley, has signed an agreement with an Indian automobile manufacturing company, Ashok Leyland, to purchase twelve






Published: June 15, 2017
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June 15, 2017 Qatar Airways, the Doha based carrier, commenced the daily flight services connecting Dublin to various parts of the world, with the first flight from Doha to Dublin






Published: June 15, 2017
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June 05, 2017 Ncell, the leading GSM mobile service provider of the country, has launched its 4G/LTE service in the Kathmandu Valley. The service is also available in Nagarkot, Banepa






Published: June 5, 2017
Tourism

Trekking is one of the most popular activities in Nepal with one in four tourists to the country indulging in it. There are a variety of options that allow people






Published: May 31, 2017
Tourism

The Pashupatinath temple of Nepal is one of the most sacred and significant Hindu temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple is located 5 Km north-east of Kathmandu near the






Published: May 30, 2017
Culture

The Festival of Lights Tihar, the festival of lights, is a five-day-long Hindu festival celebrated in Nepal. Also known by the names Deepawali and Yamapanchak, Tihar is the second biggest






Published: May 11, 2017
Culture

Dashain is the grandest and most auspicious festival celebrated by Nepalese across the world. It is a celebration of the victory of good over evil. Dashain is a celebration of






Published: May 4, 2017
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Adding to Nepali energy sector, Bangladesh has recently announced its willingness to invest in Nepal’s hydropower projects. “In order to meet the growing demand, we are considering Nepal a big






Published: January 21, 2018
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In a move promoting Nepal-South Korea cultural ties, a five-day exhibition is being held in Kathmandu starting from January 20, 2018. Renowned Nepali culture expert Satya Mohan Joshi is going






Published: January 20, 2018
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In a first such move, the Securities Board of Nepal (SEBON) received its first-ever application from a foreign company for operating a commodity exchange in Nepal. The Global Markets Exchange






Published: January 17, 2018
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Nepal registered an outstanding victory against Australia in a recent match held as part of the Blind Cricket World Cup 2018. The match held at the MCC Cricket Ground in






Published: January 16, 2018
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Taking professional education to the next level, Nepal is all set to introduce the Aeronautics and Astronautics Engineering courses at its universities. These professional programs will be offered in collaboration






Published: January 16, 2018
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Nepali Hindu community celebrated the auspicious Makar Sankranti festival with fervor across the country on January 15, 2018. Makara Sankranti, which falls on the first day of the Nepali month






Published: January 16, 2018
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Taking ahead Indo-Nepal ties, the sixth meeting of the Eminent Persons Group (EPG) on Nepal-India Relations has been planned to be held in New Delhi, India on January 11, 2018.






Published: January 10, 2018
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Nepal is making major strides in development and utilization of renewable energy is one area that the country has been majorly focusing on in the recent times. Be it ramping






Published: January 10, 2018
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Moving digital, the Government of Nepal is gearing up its plans for the new smart city it has planned to build in the outskirts of the Kathmandu Valley. To build






Published: January 9, 2018
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In a first such move, the Government of Nepal has announced plans to market Nepali orthodox tea in the international market. Towards this end, the government has already approved the






Published: January 9, 2018