Nepali nurse in Australia arrested for violence against elderly patients

The 26-year-old nurse from Nepal, who is now pregnant, will be sentenced in March, Australian media reported.

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Presidential election on March 9, Election Commission says

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Kathmandu: The Election Commission has announced dates for the upcoming Presidential elections in March.  The election is all set to

Victoria Nuland in Kathmandu: First visit by a top US official after change of guard in Nepal
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Kathmandu: In what appears like a first high level visit

Rastriya Swatantra Party reinstates Rabi Lamichhane as party chief
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Kathmandu: Rabi Lamichhane, who recently lost his position as president

Rabi Lamichhane reacquires Nepali citizenship
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Kathmandu: Former Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister Rabi Lamichhane

Interview | Election Commission should immediately declare the date for the election of president: Ila Sharma, former Election Commissioner

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The Election Commission of Nepal has not announced the date of election of the president

Full text of Supreme Court verdict on Rabi Lamichhane’s citizenship issue

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Kathmandu: Nepal’s Supreme Court on Friday annulled the sitting Home Minister’s status as a lawmaker.

Rabi Lamichhane not eligible to remain lawmaker

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Kathmandu: The Supreme Court on Friday concluded that Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister Rabi

74th republic day of India: PM Dahal, KP Oli congratulate Modi and Indian people

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Kathmandu: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and CPN-UML chair KP Sharma Oli have extended congratulations

Decide and rue: Political predicament of Nepali Congress

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Kathmandu: Nepali Congress, the largest force in parliament, finds itself in a strange self-inflicted predicament:

Despite supporting the government, Nepali Congress gets status of main opposition

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Kathmandu: Nepali Congress has got the status of main opposition of the House of Representatives.

Commentary | Do we need High Level Political Mechanism at all?

Kishor Dahal

Kathmandu: Nepali Congress General Secretary Bishwa Prakash Sharma recently made a satirical comment on CPN-UML chair KP Sharma Oli over the latter’s involvement in the High Level Political Mechanism (HLPM).  “A proposal to form a

Switzerland supports implementation of the constitution in Nepal

Silvana Hogg

Nepal marked seven years of implementation of its constitution in September 2022. The first publication

Unheard plights of street vendors in Kathmandu

Anjila Shrestha

Picture this. You never got the opportunity to get educated. Your family had to struggle

Australia remains a committed development partner of Nepal

Felicity Volk

I am delighted to join the launch of the ‘Survey of the Nepali People 2022’

Diplomatic code of conduct is often flouted in Nepal. What can be done?

Bhagirath Basnet

The diplomatic code of conduct carries dignities and values beyond formal courtesies. Its evolution across

Interview | If children with disabilities aren’t educated, they won’t be able to fully participate in society: Pauline Nadim Ducos, Regional Director, Humanity & Inclusion

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Pauline Nadim Ducos is the Regional Program Director of Handicap International- Humanity & Inclusion (HI)’s India, Nepal and Sri Lanka (INNESKA) Program. HI is an independent and impartial aid organization working in situations of poverty,

Becoming: A web series that calls for action to empower, engage, listen, and collaborate with LGBTQI+ young people
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Kathmandu: Save the Children and Blue Diamond Society (BDS) launched ‘Becoming’ – A LGBTQI+ themed

At least five women were killed in Nepal by partners or family members over the period of “16 days of activism”
Dhanu Bishwakarma

Kathmandu: Every year, November 25 marks the beginning of the 16 Days of Activism and

China Foundation for Rural Development provides support for pandemic prevention and green recovery under Global Development and South-South Cooperation Fund
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Kathmandu: Stakeholders have highlighted the need for meaningful collaboration and cooperation to realize the sustainable

EU, UNFPA close project on combating Gender Based Violence (GBV)
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Kathmandu: The Delegation of the European Union to Nepal and the United Nations Population Fund

Dr Sanduk Ruit receives Bahrain’s Isa Award for service to humanity
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Kathmandu: Dr Sanduk Ruit, an eminent eye surgeon of Nepal,

Dengue serotype 3 emerges as a major public health challenge as Nepal records more cases
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Kathmandu: Nepal has recorded more cases of dengue virus Serotype

One dies of Covid-19 on Saturday
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Kathmandu: Nepal reported its first Covid-19-related death in 75 days

Nursing staff crunch leaves hospitals high and dry
Rita Lamsal

Kathmandu: When a team of doctors visited the Surgical Intensive

Nepali nurse in Australia arrested for violence against elderly patients

The 26-year-old nurse from Nepal, who is now pregnant, will be sentenced in March, Australian media reported.

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Kathmandu: A nursing assistant has admitted to slapping and pushing elderly patients at a Sydney aged care home, reported 9news.com.    “Asmita Pandey was employed at Estia Health in Epping while

Parallels of contrasts: Education in Finland and Nepal

Mahabir Paudyal

Helsinki/Kathmandu: Where most government ministers are well educated young women, where people are happier than

901 mountaineers granted permits for winter expeditions

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Kathmandu: The government has granted permits to 901 mountaineers of 108 groups for winter expeditions

Reality shows for Nepalis with prize pool of Rs 10 million begins

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Kathmandu: ‘Mero Voice Universe’ and ‘Mero Dance Universe’, international reality shows, have begun in Ohio, the United States of America.  Organized by the Intra-National Welfare and Support Foundation of America, the shows aim to give a platform and produce artists