Shashank pushes for timely NC conclave

Nepali Congress (NC) General Secretary Shashank Koirala has said that the party’s 14th General Convention should be held on time. Talking to reporters in Biratnagar on Monday, Koirala said the NC should at least conduct the general convention on time if not earlier. The party’s next general convention is due in March 2020. “There is
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In 2012, Ujjwala Maharjan was working as a features writer for The Week, a weekend supplement of Republica newspaper, when she was assigned to interview Keshav Sthapit, the former Kathmandu mayor who had built a strong reputation for getting things done, barging into alleys and streets with bulldozers. After returning from the interview near the
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For all the anticipation about whether someone will finally snag the gigantic Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots, the games come down to two things: simple math — and very long odds. But there are some quirks and surprises about the math equations that likely will soon vault someone into stratospheric wealth after the jackpots grew
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China on Tuesday opened the world’s longest sea-crossing bridge linking Hong Kong to the mainland, a feat of engineering carrying immense economic and political significance. Chinese President Xi Jinping presided over a ceremony in the city of Zhuhai to open the 55-kilometer (34-mile)-long bridge linking it to the semi-autonomous regions of Hong Kong and Macau.
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Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal (TAAN) has demanded the withdrawal of hike in entry fee for domestic and foreign tourists visiting Annapurna, Manaslu, Kanchenjunga and Gaurishankar as well as Shivapuri National Park. A press release issued today by TAAN President Nabaraj Dahal urged to retract the hike in entry fee immediately, saying the hike made
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South Korean President Moon Jae-in has extended heartfelt tributes to the climbers who died in course of climbing Mount Gurja. Five Korean nationals and four Nepali mountaineering guides were killed when a massive landslide buried the base camp of Mt Gurja (7,193 metres) on the lap of the south face of Mt Dhaulagiri in western Nepal
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 Children from a dozen highly motivated community schools in remote villages of the country today gathered in the capital to prepare to participate in a three-day ‘Teach For All Global Conference’. The global conference will be held among 500 participants of 50 various countries starting from tomorrow.  Unlike the privileged urban children who are lucky
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