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MoFA to brief media on Indian PM Modi's Nepal visit

Ministry of Foreign Affairs is going to organize a press briefing on Indian Primer Narendra Modi's Nepal visit, on Friday.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

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Nepali Muslims in Kathmandu and elsewhere in Nepal

The history of the arrival of Muslims dates back to 500 years ago when the Kashmiri traders traveling via Kathmandu to Tibet were asked to settle here.

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A Firefighter's Call 101

Angry flames have engulfed most of the house. The upper floors are crashing down.

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Family's 10-year heartache over son lost in Himalayas

TEN years on from her son's disappearance in the Himalayas, Gill Koch is still struggling to accept that he is dead.

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Closed camp training for Asian Games to start on Aug 5

The National Sports Council has announced that it would finally organize a closed camp training session for the Nepali national players starting August 5, 2014 ahead of the 17th Asian Games.

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Tibetan monk cremated in Nepal

KATHMANDU: Thousands of mourners, many in tears, gathered in Kathmandu to pay tribute to a senior Tibetan Buddhist monk whose cremation was initially blocked by Nepal, sparking claims it had caved in to pressure from China.

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14th Shamarpa cremated in Kathmandu

"I paid homage to my late guru this morning. He was such a fascinating and incredible personality that I cannot describe to you right now," Andrey Toloshnyy from Ukraine recalls his late guru Shamar Rinpoche.

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Girvan Academy pupils cement future for Nepal school

On Wednesday 25th June fifteen intrepid student explorers from Girvan Academy and two of their teachers Miss Lyn Wilson and Mr Alan Drennan headed off on a near 24 hour journey to reach the Nepali capital of Kathmandu.

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Little hope of justice for Nepal's war-time rape survivors

For several weeks in July, veteran Nepali women's rights activist Renu Rajbhandari picketed in front of the Constituent Assembly, Nepal's legislative body in Kathmandu, demanding amendment of the country's rape laws.

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Wharfedale Observer

An Otley couple have been welcomed back by their church after a 16 year aid mission overseas

Paul and Sarah Wright spent their long stay in Nepal working in fields ranging from education and health to sustainable living and disaster management.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

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Clean-up gathers pace ahead of Modi s visit

The government has sped up cleanup and maintenance works in the capital from Wednesday to give the city a spruced up look during the visit of the 15th Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi beginning Sunday.

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Suicide-stricken families struggle to overcome guilt feeling, social stigma

She was blessed with both gifts that every girl wants to have -- beauty and talent.

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Nepal locations popular for foreign film shoots

At a time when many Nepali films are being shot in foreign lands, Nepals own natural beauty and rich cultural heritage have been attracting many foreign film and documentary makers to do their shooting here.

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Minister Pandey informs House on Nepal-India deals

Minister for Foreign Affairs Mahendra Bahadur Pandey today briefed the Legislature-Parliament about the agreements reached during the meeting of the Nepal-India Joint Commission held on July 26. He also informed the parliament that the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be paying a visit to Nepal on August 3 and 4 and that the government has ... (more)

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Power trade deal Nepals focus on Modi visit

A power trade agreement that will enable Nepal to export electricity to India is at the centre of what Kathmandu is eyeing during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit.

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Rinpoche's body kept for public viewing

The body of Buddhist Guru Shamar Rinpoche has been kept at the Syarvan Monastery at local Raniban for the members of the general public to pay their last respects to the 14th Rinpoche.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

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Sick system

The oldest hospital in the country is sick. It has been so for a long-long time.

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UC Davis alumnus hopes to bring amateur radio to Nepal

In 2003, UC Davis graduate Suresh Ojha quit a well-paying job as a communications engineer to spend a year in his native Nepal.

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KU to start sustainable studies course

Kathmandu University School of Education is set to begin the course on sustainable studies, which the university said is one of first of its kind in South Asia.

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Winning and other photos of Nepal Photo Contest 2071

Rihana Sheikh Dhapali, the 19-year- old from Banke District in southern Nepal, who was set on fire by her husband, has now returned home following an intensive treatment for 40 days at Bir Hospital in Kathmandu.

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