Category: English News

Curfew lifted for 4 hours in Birgunj

Nepal: The District Administration Office, Parsa lifted the curfew for 4 hours in Birgunj on Wednesday. According to Assistant Chief District Officer, Anuj Bhandari, the curfew has been lifted from 9 am to 1 pm.…

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International Crisis Group issues ‘conflict alert’ for Nepal

Kathmandu, 3 sep, The International Crisis Group has issued a conflict alert for Nepal, warning that the government must act urgently to reduce the risk of more violence in Madhes. The statement which can be…

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CPN-M, Madhesi, Janajati parties meet Prez over army mobilisation, statute issues

KATHMANDU: The CPN-Maoist has submitted a memorandum to President Ram Baran Yadav, objecting the government move to deploy army in some districts. The party has also asked the President to help address people’s concerns politically…

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17 police personnel, 3 protestors confirmed dead in nepal

KATHMANDU: At least 17 police personnel and three protestors were killed in Kailali as hundreds of Tharuhat supporters defied the prohibitory order and clashed with security personnel on Monday, according to the sources at Ministry…

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Three parties ink 7-state agreement

kathmandu, 22 Aug,  Revising their previous deal on the number of federal states, three major parties on Friday decided to go for a seven-province model. The parties’ shift from six to seven provinces aims to…

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Rajapaksa’s comeback fails as Sri Lankan voters back reforms

COLOMBO, Aug 18, - Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa 's attempt to stage a comeback in Sri Lanka's general election has ended in defeat as results on Tuesday showed the alliance that toppled him making decisive…

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