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SAG gold winners to receive Rs 900,000 each as cash prize

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Kathmandu : The government has announced cash prizes for Nepali athletes who won medals during the 13th South Asian Games, which concluded in Kathmandu on Tuesday. Each gold medalist from the Nepali contingent to the games shall receive Rs 900,000 as cash prize, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli announced at a programme organised to felicitate…

Greta Thunberg named Time Person of the Year for 2019

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Greta Thunberg, the Swedish schoolgirl who inspired a global movement to fight climate change, has been named Time magazine’s Person of the Year for 2019. The 16-year-old is the youngest person to be chosen by the magazine in a tradition that started in 1927. Speaking at a UN climate change summit in Madrid before the…

General election 2019: Voters set to head to polls across the UK

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London : The UK will go to the polls on Thursday for the country’s third general election in less than five years. The contest, the first to be held in December in nearly 100 years, follows those in 2015 and 2017. Polling stations in 650 constituencies across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland open at…

Macron pension reform: France enters second day of strikes

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Paris : A strike over planned pension reforms that paralysed France on Thursday has entered its second day. Several unions, including rail and metro workers, voted to extend the strike action, meaning another day of major disruptions to key services. It comes after more than 800,000 people protested on Thursday, with violent clashes reported in…

Hyderabad case: Police kill suspects in Indian vet’s rape and murder

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Hyderabad : Indian police have shot dead four men suspected of raping and killing a young female vet in Hyderabad last week. The men were in police detention and were taken back to the scene of the crime in the early hours of Friday. The suspects were shot when they tried to steal the officers’…

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SAG gold winners to receive Rs 900,000 each as cash prize

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Kathmandu : The government has announced cash prizes for Nepali athletes who won medals during the 13th South Asian Games, which concluded in Kathmandu on Tuesday. Each gold medalist from the Nepali contingent to the games shall receive Rs 900,000 as cash prize, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli announced at a programme organised to felicitate…

Switch On announces winner of its “Bada Dashain, Tihar Ra Chhath Bumper Offer”

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  Kathmandu : Switch On, the multi-brand electronic retail chainhas announced winners of its festival offer under the slogan of “Bada Dashain, Tiharand ChhathBumper Offer”.  Under...

British brand MG (Morris Garages) received over 3000 Units orders of MG ZS ELECTRIC VEHICLE from Europe – 150 Units Booked in Nepal

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    96 year old British brand MG (Morris Garages) is in the high demand in the Europe, Netherlands, Norway, India, Srilanka, Thailand, Indonesia, Chile, Australia, New...

Nepali Congress wins Provincial Assembly seat in Bhaktapur

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Kathmandu : Nepali Congress won the by-election held for the Provincial Assembly member in Bhaktapur-1 (A). It is the major victory for the opposition party...

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Greta Thunberg named Time Person of the Year for 2019

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Greta Thunberg, the Swedish schoolgirl who inspired a global movement to fight climate change, has been named Time magazine’s Person of the Year for 2019. The 16-year-old is the youngest person to be chosen by the magazine in a tradition that started in 1927. Speaking at a UN climate change summit in Madrid before the…

General election 2019: Voters set to head to polls across the UK

Maitrinews

London : The UK will go to the polls on Thursday for the country’s third general election in less than five years. The contest, the first to be held in December in nearly 100 years, follows those in 2015 and 2017. Polling stations in 650 constituencies across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland open at…

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Switch On announces winner of its “Bada Dashain, Tihar Ra Chhath Bumper Offer”

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  Kathmandu : Switch On, the multi-brand electronic retail chainhas announced winners of its festival offer under the slogan of “Bada...

British brand MG (Morris Garages) received over 3000 Units orders of MG ZS ELECTRIC VEHICLE from Europe – 150 Units Booked in Nepal

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    96 year old British brand MG (Morris Garages) is in the high demand in the Europe, Netherlands, Norway, India, Srilanka,...

Himstar announces Ajab ko Gajab Dashain and Tihar offers

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  Kathmandu : Him Electronics Pvt. Ltd., sister concern of Golchha organization has announced “Ajab ko Gajab” Dashain and Tihar offer in...

Bharatpur airport to be developed as alternative domestic airport

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Bharatpur : Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Yogesh Kumar Bhattarai, has said that Bharatpur airport would be developed...

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Indian Moon probe’s failure won’t stop an Asian space race that threatens regional security

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India : India’s Chandrayaan-2 lunar mission deployed its Vikram lander for an attempted landing at the Moon’s south pole. Communications with the lander were lost just minutes prior to the scheduled landing. Recent imaging suggests that Vikram may have survived the landing intact, but it might be unable to communicate. No matter the outcome, the…

Huawei signs deal with Russian telecoms firm to develop 5G

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Huawei has signed a deal with Russian telecoms firm MTS to develop 5G technology in Russia. The companies will develop next-generation 5G networks in Russia over...

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...