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Linguist Pokharel passes away

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  Biratnagar : Senior litterateur and linguist Prof Bal Krishna Pokharel passed away this morning. He was 85. He died at his residence in Biratnagar-8 at 1:00 am today. Pokharel had been admitted to the hospital on Saturday after he suffered a sudden low blood pressure. Pokharel has more than 115 creations to his credit,…

Prosperous Nepal cannot be realized without agro development

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  Bhaktapur : CPN Chairperson and former Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ said agro industry development would only materialise Nepal’s vision for prosperity. Inaugurating the operation of Bhaktapur Vegetable Wholesale and Fruits Market at Gaththaghar in Bhaktapur today, Chair Dahal highlighted the imperative development of agriculture and agro industry. “Main base of Nepal’s prosperity…

Venezuela crisis: Deadly border clashes as Maduro blocks aid

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Venezuela : Deadly clashes broke out in Venezuelan border towns on Saturday, as President Nicolás Maduro blocked humanitarian aid from crossing from Colombia and Brazil. Troops fired tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters who attempted to collect and transport the supplies. A number of people were shot with live ammunition, human rights groups say….

Communications minister off to Geneva

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Kathmandu : Minister for Communications and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Banskota left here for Barcelona, Spain today to take part in the Mobile Congress, 2019 to be held there from February 25 to 27. The Congress is organised by the Global System for Mobile Communications and Minister Banskota will be attending a ministerial level programme…

President certifies three bills

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Kathmandu : President Bidya Devi Bhandari today authenticated three bills endorsed by the both houses of the Federal Parliament. The Head-of-the-State gave assent to the documents in accordance with the Article 113 (2) of the constitution. Those documents are the National Medical Education Bill; the bill to revise an Act to Regulate and Control International…

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Linguist Pokharel passes away

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  Biratnagar : Senior litterateur and linguist Prof Bal Krishna Pokharel passed away this morning. He was 85. He died at his residence in Biratnagar-8 at 1:00 am today. Pokharel had been admitted to the hospital on Saturday after he suffered a sudden low blood pressure. Pokharel has more than 115 creations to his credit,…

Communications minister off to Geneva

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Kathmandu : Minister for Communications and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Banskota left here for Barcelona, Spain today to take part in the Mobile Congress, 2019...

President certifies three bills

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Kathmandu : President Bidya Devi Bhandari today authenticated three bills endorsed by the both houses of the Federal Parliament. The Head-of-the-State gave assent to the...

Nepal beat UAE to win third match under ICC Women T20 World Cup Qualifier Asia

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Kathmandu : Nepal defeated the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to win its third match under the ICC Women T20 World Cup Qualifier Asia-2019 going on...

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Venezuela crisis: Deadly border clashes as Maduro blocks aid

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Venezuela : Deadly clashes broke out in Venezuelan border towns on Saturday, as President Nicolás Maduro blocked humanitarian aid from crossing from Colombia and Brazil. Troops fired tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters who attempted to collect and transport the supplies. A number of people were shot with live ammunition, human rights groups say….

Venezuela crisis: Maduro to close border with Brazil

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Venezuela,feb 22.Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has announced he is closing the border with Brazil on Thursday night as a row over foreign humanitarian aid continues. The embattled leftist leader went on TV to say that he was also considering shutting the border with Colombia to stop the opposition bringing in relief. He denies any crisis…

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IME Digital signs Partner Bank agreement with Nepal Bangladesh Bank Ltd

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  Kathmandu : IME Digital and Nepal Bangladesh Bank have inked an agreement to facilitate customers to avail various mobile financial...

International Civil Aviation Day marked

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Kathmandu :The International Civil Aviation Day was observed in Nepal today, by organizing various programmes. The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal...

Finance Minister urges journalists to write on governance, development issues

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  Kathmandu : Finance Minister Dr Yuba Raj Khatiwada has said the journalists' pen should flow the causes of good governance...

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Climate change: COP24 fails to adopt key scientific report

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 Poland : Attempts to incorporate a key scientific study into global climate talks in Poland have failed. The IPCC report on the impacts of a temperature rise of 1.5C, had a significant impact when it was launched last October. Scientists and many delegates in Poland were shocked as the US, Saudi Arabia, Russia and Kuwait…