Meghauli Serai featured among the best new hotels of 2017
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Meghauli Serai featured among the best new hotels of 2017

KATHMANDU:  Travel & Leisure magazine has featured Meghauli Serai, — a Taj Safaris lodge — as one of the best new hotels of 2017. Meghauli Serai is a part of CG Hotels &... Read More »

Local visitors flock Ghalegaun
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Local visitors flock Ghalegaun

LAMJUNG:  The number of domestic tourists visiting Ghalegaun of Lamjung has substantially increased of late. “Though number of tourists visiting the village dropped in winter months, it has been pretty high this year,”... Read More »

Ruling parties decide not to wait for UDMF for poll dates
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Ruling parties decide not to wait for UDMF for poll dates

KATHMANDU:  Ruling Nepali Congress and CPN Maoist Centre have decided that they could not address the United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF)’s demand to postpone the announcement of the local poll dates till the finalisation... Read More »

Chance the Rapper turning down offers worth $10 mn?
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Chance the Rapper turning down offers worth $10 mn?

Chance the Rapper is reportedly turning down some very generous record label offers after he achieved a historic win at the 2017 Grammy Awards. According to The New York Post, the 23-year-old has... Read More »

Launch of SpaceX Falcon rocket aborted seconds before liftoff
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Launch of SpaceX Falcon rocket aborted seconds before liftoff

CAPE CANAVERAL:  SpaceX called off the planned launch of a Falcon 9 rocket from a historic launchpad in Florida seconds before liftoff on Saturday to investigate a potential problem with the steering system... Read More »

Nepal observes 67th Democracy Day with great fervour
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Nepal observes 67th Democracy Day with great fervour

KATHMANDU:  The 67th Democracy Day is being observed with great fervour and enthusiasm by organising various programmes throughout the country on Saturday. The Democracy Day Celebration Main Organising Committee organised a special function... Read More »


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Water sources fast drying up

Water sources fast drying upSIRAHA:  Located on the east-west highway near Lahan, Lalpur village is famous for vegetable farming. When the village was merged into Golbajar municipality a few months ago, the... Read More »

BP Highway in Sindhuli caves in

BP Highway in Sindhuli caves inSINDHULI:  A strip of the BP Highway along the Shitalpati section in Sindhuli has caved in and fallen into the Sunkoshi river below disrupting vehicular movement. Around a... Read More »

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Bolero jeep plunges into Trishuli River, 2 missing

Bolero jeep plunges into Trishuli River, 2 missing

CHITWAN:  Two persons went missing and four others were injured after a Bolero jeep they were travelling... Read More »

Water sources fast drying up

Water sources fast drying up

SIRAHA:  Located on the east-west highway near Lahan, Lalpur village is famous for vegetable farming. When the... Read More »

India proposes Kathmandu to Delhi, Kolkata rail links

India proposes Kathmandu to Delhi, Kolkata rail links

KATHMANDU:  India has expressed interest to link Kathmandu with two Indian cities, New Delhi and Kolkata, using... Read More »

Meghauli Serai featured among the best new hotels of 2017

Meghauli Serai featured among the best new hotels of 2017

KATHMANDU:  Travel & Leisure magazine has featured Meghauli Serai, — a Taj Safaris lodge — as one... Read More »

From a guerilla fighter to humble Speaker

From a guerilla fighter to humble Speaker

Never before in history of Nepal had women occupied the posts of President, Chief Justice and Speaker... Read More »

BP Highway in Sindhuli caves in

BP Highway in Sindhuli caves in

SINDHULI:  A strip of the BP Highway along the Shitalpati section in Sindhuli has caved in and... Read More »

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North Korea murdered Kim Jong-nam, says South Korea

SEOUL:  South Korea has said it believes the North Korean regime is involved in the murder of Kim Jong-nam. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s half-brother was killed at Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur airport last week. “We believe the North Korean regime is behind this incident considering five suspects are North Koreans,” said Seoul’s unification ministry spokesman....

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North Korea murdered Kim Jong-nam, says South Korea

India proposes Kathmandu to Delhi, Kolkata rail links

KATHMANDU:  India has expressed interest to link Kathmandu with two Indian cities, New Delhi and Kolkata, using direct railway lines in a bid to strengthen cross-border connectivity and facilitate movement of people between the two countries. “These two railway tracks must be built soon to increase Nepal’s connectivity with India,” Indian Railways Minister Suresh Prabhakar...

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India proposes Kathmandu to Delhi, Kolkata rail links

Govt to honour trail runner Mira Rai with cash

KATHMANDU:  The government on Thursday has decided to honour Nepal’s trail runner Mira Rai with Rs three million. The Ministry of Youth and Sports under the direction of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has decided to honour the former Maoist soldier with the cash. The Ministry has also decided to honour Rai’s Coach Dhruba Bikram...

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Govt to honour trail runner Mira Rai with cash

Chance the Rapper turning down offers worth $10 mn?

Chance the Rapper is reportedly turning down some very generous record label offers after he achieved a historic win at the 2017 Grammy Awards. According to The New York Post, the 23-year-old has turned down offers worth up to $10 million, after he beat Drake and Kanye West to win the Grammy Award for Best...

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Chance the Rapper turning down offers worth $10 mn?

From a guerilla fighter to humble Speaker

Never before in history of Nepal had women occupied the posts of President, Chief Justice and Speaker at a time. By some quirk turn of events, Nepal achieved the feat which raised hope for women to dream and achieve it. One of them is Onshari Gharti, who made history in October, 2015 when she was...

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From a guerilla fighter to humble Speaker

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Meghauli Serai featured among the best new hotels of 2017

Meghauli Serai featured among the best new hotels of 2017

KATHMANDU:  Travel & Leisure magazine has featured Meghauli Serai, — a Taj Safaris lodge — as one of the best new hotels of 2017. Meghauli Serai is a part of... Read More »

Caste-based discrimination still rife in Bajhang villages

Caste-based discrimination still rife in Bajhang villages

BAJHANG:  In mid-September 2016, locals roughed up 55-year-old Lal Singh Agri of Rilu VDC in Bajhang for entering the premises of a... Read More »

Nepal observes 67th Democracy Day with great fervour

Nepal observes 67th Democracy Day with great fervour

KATHMANDU:  The 67th Democracy Day is being observed with great fervour and enthusiasm by organising various programmes throughout the country on Saturday.... Read More »

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Trek in Nepal leads to perspective

Trek in Nepal leads to perspective

HIMALAYAS, NEPAL – Nature has a sick sense of humour. The world’s grandest mountain ranges are surrounded by rocky paths — look... Read More »

Local visitors flock Ghalegaun

Local visitors flock Ghalegaun

LAMJUNG:  The number of domestic tourists visiting Ghalegaun of Lamjung has substantially increased of late. “Though number of tourists visiting the village dropped in winter months, it has been pretty... Read More »

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Bolero jeep plunges into Trishuli River, 2 missing

CHITWAN:  Two persons went missing and four others were injured after a Bolero jeep they were travelling in fell into the Trishuli River at Kabilash-4 in Chitwan. Bishnu Maya Gurung, 65, of Taku – 6, Gorkha and her 13 – year – old grandson, Kabin Gurung, are still unaccounted for, according to the District Police...

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Bolero jeep plunges into Trishuli River, 2 missing

Laying 533 kilometers pipeline for Melamchi project completes

KATHMANDU:  Of the total 670 kilometers water pipeline to be laid in Kathmandu valley for the Melamchi water project, work on 533 kilometers has been completed, said the Project Implementation Directorate, Kathmandu Upatayaka Khanepani Limited. The information was shared at a programme organised by the Directorate in the Capital on Friday. Project director of the...

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Modi often seems to forget that Nepal is a sovereign country

Mani Shankar Aiyar was among the rare Indian politicians who had consistently spoken against India’s highhandedness during the five months of border blockade. The former cabinet minister in Manmohan Singh government has since been a vocal critic of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s neighborhood policy. The veteran diplomat and writer sat down for a conversation with Republica’s...

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Nepalese Sherpa has special connection with Taiwan

TAIPEI:  A middle-aged man silently learns how to make coffee in a small coffee shop tucked in an alley of Tainan, a city in southeast Taiwan. As he has delicate features and is a little shy, no one would associate him with a Nepalese Sherpa, who has led mountain climbers to reach the summit of Mount...

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Launch of SpaceX Falcon rocket aborted seconds before liftoff

CAPE CANAVERAL:  SpaceX called off the planned launch of a Falcon 9 rocket from a historic launchpad in Florida seconds before liftoff on Saturday to investigate a potential problem with the steering system in the upper stage of the booster. The flight, the first for the company from a launchpad at the Kennedy Space Center...

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