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Nepalese attempt worlds largest human flag record
An aerial view of the Nepalese national flag at the Tudikhel open ground in central Kathmandu on August 23. More than 35,000 Nepalese came together to form the world's largest "human national flag".
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Dahal warns to launch street agitation from next month
KATHMANDU, Aug 23:UCPN Chair Puspa Kamal Dahal has warned to take to street if the parties fail to forge consensus on the constitution ensuring the identity-based federalism within one month.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Military workshop concludes
A Multinational Communications Interoperability Program , staff workshop, jointly hosted by the Nepal Army and the United States Pacific Command concluded in Kathmandu on Friday.
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A New York Police Department SkyWatch observation tower is stationed in midtown Manhattan in 2013 in front of a billboard filled with people's photographs.
A silent killer
Nepal's health sector has many problems, including the shortage of doctors, diagnostic equipment and facilities, and medicine, which most people know about.
12th Handicraft Trade Fair in November
With an objective of expanding appeal of Nepali handicraft in the domestic market and also encourage its export business, the 12th Handicraft Trade Fair and the 10th Craft Competition is being organised at Bhrikuti Mandap Exhibition Hall in Kathmandu from November 20-24.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Conference on social protection in South Asia kicks off
Foreign Minister Mahendra Bahadur Pandey on Thursday underscored the need of more concerted and coordinated efforts, both at national and regional level, to guarantee minimum social protection coverage in South Asia region.
Thousands set to amass to form Nepali national flag
A mass formation of people will conglomerate on Saturday at Tudhikhel in the shape of Nepali national flag spreading the message that all Nepali people are under one flag that depicts the emblems of the Sun and Moon.
Nepal, India begin talks to build oil pipeline
Nepal and India have begun talks on developing a much-delayed 41-km petroleum pipeline project between the two countries.
Biometrics: Clocking people's clocks
WITH some pride, the FBI trumpeted the news last month that thanks to the agency's facial-recognition system Neil Stammer, wanted for sexual assault and kidnapping, had been apprehended in Nepal after being on the run for 14 years.
Interaction held with students on NCell App Camp
A College Activation has been launched to inform students about Nepal's biggest App Contest - the NCell App Camp, according to an NCell statement on Thursday.
California patient tested for possible Ebola exposure
A Nepalese health worker inspects an arriving passenger with an infrared thermometer for signs of fever, one of the symptoms of Ebola, at a health desk at Nepal's only international airport in Kathmandu on Aug. 20. A Nepalese health worker inspects an arriving passenger with an infrared thermometer for signs of fever, one of the symptoms of Ebola, ... (more)
2,454 farmers certify their products as organic
Farmers from different parts of the country have been attracted to the organic farming of late.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Beautification of Kathmandu begins ahead of SAARC Summit
The Sanitation and City Decoration Committee, Kathmandu, has started works to beautify the capital city and maintain greenery ahead of the upcoming 18th Summit of the South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation .
Nepal's health sector has been in such a terrible mess for such a long time that a single commentary cannot explain it all.
Nepal honours chronicler of Himalayan mountaineering Elizabeth Hawley by naming peak after her
From confirming the first ascent of Everest by a blind climber to raising doubts about a Korean woman's claim to have bagged a crucial, 8,000m summit, the American journalist has enjoyed a royal box seat to many of mountaineering's greatest dramas.
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Malaysian Human Resource Minister Arrives In Nepal For Two-day Official Visit
By Yuba Nath Lamsal KATHMANDU, Aug 20 -- Malaysian Human Resource Minister Datuk Seri Richard Riot arrived here Wednesday for a two-day official visit to Nepal.
SpiceJet starts second route to Nepal
SpiceJet launched international flights from Bagdogra to Kathmandu in Nepal on 13 August.
Artists bring Mustang alive in Kathmandu through art
'Fragments of Mustang', an exhibition of paintings and photographs at Nepal Art Council in Baber Mahal, is the culmination of a nine-day art workshop.