Devotees throng Taleju Bhawani temple on Mahanawami (In photos)

Photos by: Sanjog Manandhar The Taleju Bhawani temple at Hanuman Dhoka in Kathmandu has been opened to public on Thursday, on the occasion of Mahanawani, the ninth day of the 10-day Bada Dashain festival. As the temple of goddess Taleju Bhawani is opened for general public only on the day of Mahanawami, a large number
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Over 2.1 million people have left Kathmandu valley to join their families back home to celebrate Dashain. Spokesperson for Metropolitan Traffic Police Division Superintendent of Police Raj Kumar Lamsal toldTHT that more people were set to leave the valley. “Over 2.1 million people have already gone home through Thankot, Dakshinkali, Jagati and Balaju entry points since Ghatasthapana and 1.62
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In the last eight years, as many as 16,939 persons have joined the civil service under reservation quota. During the same period, a total of 24,129 joined the civil service under the open category. According to data with Public Service Commission, of the people who joined government service under reservation quota, 5,728 were women, 4,538
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President Bidya Devi Bhandari paid homage to the goddess at Palanchok Bhagawati temple this morning on the occasion of Maha Ashtami, the eighth day of the 10-day Bada Dashain festival. The President, along with her elder daughter Usha Kiran Bhandari, prayed and worshipped at the temple located in Palanchok, Panchkhal Municipality-9 in Kavrepalanchok district. This
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RASTRIYA SAMACHAR SAMITI  The numbers of passengers is swelling at Nepalgunj airport with only two days left for Bijaya Dashami, the last day of the 10 days long Bada Dashain festival. However, people are unable to get the air tickets easily as the number of flights to various destinations is less than the number of passengers opting
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Anti-India protests and clashes erupted in the main city in disputed Kashmir on Wednesday after a gunbattle between militants and government forces killed at least two suspected rebels, a civilian and a counterinsurgency police official, residents and police said. At least a dozen journalists covering the fighting were beaten by counterinsurgency policemen well after the
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Maha Nawami’ or the ninth day of Dashain festival is being observed today with much fervour by worshiping Goddess Durga. This day is marked on the ninth day of the waxing moon in the month of Asoj as per lunar calendar. Special worship is performed to Goddess Durga today and ‘jamara’ — the germinated seeds
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