Prachanda and Nepal discuss local polls with PM Deuba, ruling alliance’s meeting summoned

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Kathmandu: Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba, CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ and CPN

Local polls: Why is Nepali Congress submitting to coalition partners at the cost of democracy?
Nishan Khatiwada

Kathmandu: Nepal’s constitution has a clear provision regarding local elections;

National Assembly meeting called for Monday
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Kathmandu: A meeting of the National Assembly (NA) has been

“We can’t accept the delay of local elections”: Youth Congress Nepal
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Kathmandu: Youth Congress Nepal (YCN), a youth organization established to

Ruling parties win 18 out of 19 seats in National Assembly elections

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Kathmandu: The coalition parties in the incumbent government have won 18 seats in the National

It’s official: The Election Commission wants the government to announce local polls immediately

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Kathmandu: At a time when the government is humming and hawing about the local level

What is behind the rift inside the Janata Samajbadi Party Nepal?

Nishan Khatiwada

Kathmandu: The Janata Samajwadi Party Nepal (JSPN), already decimated to a smaller position after Mahatha

Politics of amnesia: Opposition UML lambasts the government on the same charges labeled against it while in power

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Kathmandu: Until a few months ago, leaders from the incumbent ruling alliance used to dub

What if the local elections are not held on time?

Nishan Khatiwada

Kathmandu: Nepal’s first local elections after the promulgation of the constitution in 2015 were historic

NC convention in 16 districts put off

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Kathmandu: The district convention of the Nepali Congress under its 14th General Convention which remained

Should we wear a mask?

Simran KC

While waiting for my turn in the queue at a grocery store in Kathmandu last week, my eyes fell upon a guide of instructions pasted on the wall beside me. The paper listed out five

Politicians’ incompetence is turning the best minds away, ruining Nepal’s future

Anjali Subedi

Apparently not lenient to any particular political party, he came to Nepal and met several

Measuring poverty in Madhesh: What should be done?

Randhir Chaudhary

In our daily lives, we come in contact with many people who we think are

My reservations about the name ‘Madhesh’ for Province 2

Prem Singh Basnyat

The Provincial Assembly of Province 2 of Nepal resolved a longstanding issue of what the

What impedes the tourism prospects of Rara? What should be done?

Purnima Shrestha

Tourism refers to the movement of people to places outside their usual environment in pursuit

‘Our literacy projects have benefitted many people in many countries’: Sandra Golding, CEO, Feed the Minds

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Sandra Golding is the Chief Executive Officer of Feed the Minds, an international development organization based in the UK, which runs practical education projects with an emphasis on adult literacy. She has worked in this

Nepal progresses significantly in nutrition of mothers and children at risk: UNICEF
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Kathmandu: According to United Nations Children Fund’s special supplement of the Maternal and Child Nutrition

‘Hygiene facilities need to be accessible to all:’ Tripti Rai, Country Director, WaterAid Nepal
Sujita Dhakal and Nishan Khatiwada

WaterAid has been working in Nepal since 1987 to help ensure people’s access to safe

How the cost-sharing model to tackle neonatal and childhood disability in Province 1 works
Rhishav Sapkota

In 2019, the provincial government of Nepal’s Province 1 decided to implement the Disability Prevention

Interview | “Safe abortion in Nepal is still not at satisfactory level”: Dr Popular Gentle, Country Director of Ipas Nepal
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Research shows that, in 2014, Nepali women had 323,100 abortions in total, 137,000 of which

Two coronavirus infected die in Bheri Hospital
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Kathmandu: Two Covid-19 patients have died at the Nepalgunj-based Bheri

Covid-19 update: 8,454 cases and five deaths in the last 24 hours
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Kathmandu: Nepal has recorded a total of 8,454 Covid-19 cases

1.6 million doses of Moderna vaccine arrive in Nepal
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Kathmandu: A total of 1.6 million doses of Moderna vaccine

Westerly low-pressure system likely to cause light rainfall and snowfall

The weather will remain partly to generally cloudy in majority of the places across the country. Few places in high hilly areas could witness light snowfall.

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The weather will remain partly to generally cloudy in majority of the places across the country. Few places in high hilly areas could witness light snowfall.

Purbanchal University postpones exams amid Covid-19 surge

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Kathmandu: The Purbanchal University has postponed all scheduled examinations over Covid-19 risks. A meeting of

TU postpones exams indefinitely over Covid-19 risks

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Kathmandu: The Tribhuvan University (TU) has postponed all the ongoing and scheduled examinations from Sunday