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Pelosi agrees to term limit to seal US House speaker job access_timeDecember 13

WASHINGTON– Veteran Democrat Nancy Pelosi took a step Wednesday toward regaining her old job as powerful speaker of the US House of Representatives.  She did so by winning over a group of renegades in the chamber with a pledge to serve ...

Israeli forces kill Palestinian murder suspect: officials access_timeDecember 13

JERUSALEM–Israeli forces on Thursday killed a Palestinian suspected of murdering two Israelis in the occupied West Bank, following a two-month manhunt, officials said.  Ashraf Naalwa was suspected of killing a 28-year-old woman and a 35...

Wounded May seeks EU compromise to save Brexit deal access_timeDecember 13

BRUSSELS–Bloodied but not yet beaten, Prime Minister Theresa May comes to Brussels for the second time in three days on Thursday, battling to save her Brexit deal and her career.  The British leader, who survived a confidence vote stage...

Martyrs Memorial ‘A’ Division League Football: Saraswati beats NRT access_timeDecember 13

Kathmandu–Saraswati Youth Club has pulled a win in the first game played today under the eighth round of the ongoing Martyrs Memorial ‘A’ Division League Football Championship.  Saraswati defeated New Road Team (NRT), 1-0, i...

220 benefits from free health camp in Baitadi access_timeDecember 13

Baitadi– At least 220 local people of Pancheshwor Rural Municipality-4 in Baitadi have benefited from a free health camp set up by Baitadi-based Shatrumardan Battalion of Nepal Army. The camp provided treatment for orthopedic, gynecology, eye and...

NTC's microwave radio link expands across Upper Mustang access_timeDecember 13

Baglung– Nepal Telecom has expanded the access of microwave radio link across the Upper Mustang.  The link, a wireless communication technology that uses high frequency beams of radio waves to provide high speed wireless connections, has re...

Tamang donates land for Ward Office in Kaski district access_timeDecember 13

Kaski– A Good Samaritan at Machhapuchchhre Rural Municipality-9 in Kaski district has provided a ropani of his land for the construction of a building for ward office of Machhapuchchhre Rural Municipality-9. Aai Bahadur Tamang on Wednesday d...

GMT president Gurung instructs to halt construction of Gorkha Memorial access_timeDecember 13

Kathmandu–President of the Gorkha Memorial Trust Padam Bahadur Gurung has given direction to halt the construction works of the Gorkha Memorial being built at Salmedanda at Phedikhola in Syangja district.  Gurung is the founding preside...

Warm clothes provided to elderly, disabled people of Gorkha access_timeDecember 13

Gorkha– Warm clothes have been distributed to elderly and disabled people at Bhimsen Thapa Rural Municipality-7 in the district.  The rural municipality provided clothes including blankets to 217 elderly people and 23 people with disabi...

NHRC starts receiving complaints on environmental pollution access_timeDecember 13

Lalitpur–Complaints related to issues of environmental pollution have started coming to the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC).  Commissioner Sudeep Pathak shared that complaints concerning problems related to environment pollution...

Youth goes missing for three days access_timeDecember 13

Galkot ,Baglung– A 22-year-old youth from Kathekhola Rural Municipality-4 in Baglung district has gone missing for three days. A family source said that Man Bahadur Thapa was missing from his home at Achhete village since Tuesday morning. Thap...

Snowfall affects life in Humla access_timeDecember 13

Humla–Snowfall occurred in different parts of Humla since last night has affected the normal life in district. Limi, Muchu, Tilgaun and other villages in the northern belt in the district have received snowfall since last midnight, affecting the ...

'Unity among ethnic plurality a beauty of Nepalis' access_timeDecember 13

Itahari– Minister for Federal Affairs and General Administration Lalbabu Pandit has said that unity among religious diversity and ethnic plurality is a beautiful aspect of Nepali society.  At a religious function at Gothgaun of Morang o...

Rupandehi youth murdered in stone pelting violence access_timeDecember 13

Rupandehi–A youth was murdered at Tilottama Municipality in Rupandehi district on Wednesday night.  According to Superintendent of Police of Rupandehi District Police Office Hridaya Thapa, 26-year-old Ashok Musahar of Dalga in the municipal...

Six dead on the spot in Dang road accident access_timeDecember 13

Dang– Six persons including the parents of a newlywed boy died on the spot after the two vehicles collided head on at Rihar of Lamahi Municipality-9 in Dang district at 1:45 am today.  According to police, a Scorpio Jeep (Ba 12 Cha 3122...

Provincial Capital will not be determined soon: CM Poudel access_timeDecember 12

Kathmandu– Province No 3 Chief Minister Dormani Poudel has stated that the provincial capital of his Province will not be named immediately.  At a programme organized by the Reporters’ Club Nepal here today, CM Poudel reasoned sin...

Civic rights are at risk when government is weak: Chief Minister Pokhrel access_timeDecember 12

Rupandehi–Chief Minister of Province-5 government, Shankar Pokhrel, has said the people are empowered if the government were stronger.  Addressing a workshop seminar on the role of province government and lawmakers in the implementation...

Tencent Music raises $1 billion in US IPO access_timeDecember 12

NEW YORK–Tencent Music, the streaming division of Chinese technology giant Tencent, said Tuesday it will raise $1.07 billion from the pricing of its US public share offering.  The group will enter the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday w...

Huawei executive gets bail in case rattling China ties access_timeDecember 12

VANCOUVER– A Canadian court granted bail on Tuesday to a top Chinese telecom company executive wanted in the United States in a case that has rattled relations between China and the North American allies.  The conditional release g...

Papuan rebels refuse Indonesia's call to surrender over massacre access_timeDecember 12

JAKARTA– Separatist Papuan rebels who killed at least 16 construction workers at a remote jungle camp refused Indonesia's demand to surrender Wednesday, as claims surfaced that the military murdered civilians after the massacre.  Th...