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  1. 4,000 animals slaughtered, woman gang raped at 'festival'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Between November 26 and December 3, 4,000 animals lost their lives at the hands of enthusiastic butchers at Nepal's Gadhimai "Festival" . According to Wiki, the festival is a sacrificial ritual held every 5 years in southern Nepal, south of Kathmandu.

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  2. December 10, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Voice of America

    A Tibetan girl gets help from her mother as she gets dressed for an event organized by the Tibetan Refugee Community in Nepal commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the Nobel Peace Prize conferment to exiled Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama and the 66th International Human Rights Day in Kathmandu, Nepal.

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  3. Speeches: Remarks at the University of World Economy and DiplomacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | State Department

    Thank you very much. Thank you Vice Rector Turdiev for your wonderful introduction.

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  4. Nepali women's handball team honouredRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Nepalnews.com

    Nepal Handball Association on Wednesday, December 10, 2014, felicitated Nepal's women's national team which secured third place at the International Handball Federation Trophy held in Faisalabad, Pakistan, from December 2 to 8. The association felicitated Jeena Rai , Kabita Rai, Nisha Rai, Laxmi Rai, Sapana Rai, Sangeeta Shrestha, Tika Maya Pun, Susmita Gurung, Ramila Basnet, Sujata Adhikari, Alisha Lamichhane, Reshu Rai, Kopila Shrestha and Anima Nepali in Kathmandu. Similarly, the team's coaches Bhairav Chettri and Binda Kumari Maharaji, and officials NHA treasurer Mitharam Adhikari and secretary Sandesh Regmi, who were part of Nepal's contingent in Pakistan, were also honoured on Wednesday.

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  5. The Holy Monkeys Of Nepal's 'Monkey Temple' Captured In Stunning VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Switched

    World traveler and videographer Devin Graham has captured stunning footage of monkeys living at one of the planet's most awe-inspiring religious sites: Nepal's Swayambhunath , also known as "Monkey Temple." Located on top of a hill in the Kathmandu Valley, the UNESCO World Heritage site and its surroundings are said to be home to hundreds of monkeys , considered holy by believers.

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  6. Nepal's Constituent Assembly takes up contentious issuesRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Nepal's Constituent Assembly has taken up key contentious issues relating the new statue after major parties failed to forge consensus on this, it was announced Wednesday. Political Dialogue and Consensus Committee Chairman Baburam Bhattarai presented a report to a full house Constituenty Assembly containing major contentious issues such as federalism, form of government, judiciary and the electoral system.

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  7. Call for better data sharing to avoid deaths in the HimalayasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | SciDev.Net

    Tourism is a major contributor to Nepal's economy, providing employment to more than 750,000 people in a country with an unemployment rate of more than 45 per cent. Every year, thousands of foreign tourists take to the trails of the Himalayas.

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  8. Open Polytechnic Lecturer awarded fellowship in ShanghaiRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Scoop

    Open Polytechnic Associate Professor of Research and Statistics, Dr Zlatko Kovacic, recently returned from a two week fellowship at the Shanghai Open University where his presentations on the Open Polytechnic's e-learning courses were well received. The purpose of the Fellowship Programme is to promote cooperation between foreign open universities and Shanghai Open University through academic exchange and to enhance the quality of teaching and research in the field of open and distance learning.

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  9. Border alert over QaedaRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Dec. 9: The patrolling along the India-Nepal border in the state has been intensified after 20 Al-Qaeda operatives, arrested from Kathmandu, divulged the terror outfit's plan to carry out a major operation in the country. The intelligence agencies of Nepal shared the information with their Indian counterparts, who sounded an alert in the areas close to the porous India-Nepal border.

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  10. BiharRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | The Telegraph

    You couldn't have been more accurate in "spot fixing" if you have decided to usher in the New Year in Rajgir. Fliers to and from Patna would soon get text messages and email alerts up to 12 hours in advance about flight delays owing to foggy conditions.

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  11. Haddington woman leads all female team to world cup victory in Elephant PoloRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Daily Mail

    America's pop and political royalty roll out the red carpet for William and Kate as they meet Obama and Hillary Clinton - before bumping into BeyoncA and Jay-Z courtside at basketball game She and her husband both play the game and she said it had been 'sweet' to secure a win over her former world champion partner Samantha Prentice, 45, from Haddington, East Lothian scored all 27 goals and secured a triumph for her team, the Tigresses Polo, at the annual tournament in Nepal last week. The unusual game involves two teams of up to four players sitting on top of the enormous animals, and is played in a similar manner to regular polo.

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  12. Human rights violation of 82 HR defenders in six months: ReportRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Nepalnews.com

    In the first six months of 2014, human rights of 82 human rights defenders have been violated, according to a study report released on Tuesday, December 9, 2014. In particular, human rights of 4 health workers, 11 human rights activists, 40 journalists, 12 social workers and 15 teachers have been violated, says the report published by Informal Sector Service Centre in Kathmandu today.

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  13. PATA conducts digital marketing training, interactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Nepalnews.com

    The Pacific Asia Travel Association Nepal Chapter last week organised a two-day training session on Digital Tourism Marketing and an interaction on PATA Digital Academy DMO Session in Kathmandu, it said in a statement. The training, which ended on Thursday, December 4, 2014, was covered how technology has changed how travel is marketed, researched and distributed.

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  14. SpiceJet cancels over 1,800 domestic flightsRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    SpiceJet, owned by the Sun Group of India, has cancelled over 1,800 domestic flights across the country for the current month, after it reported a fifth straight quarter of net losses of 310 crore for July- September period. In an update on its website, SpiceJet said, it has cancelled a total of 1,861 flights, a few to Kathmandu in Nepal and all others connecting domestic cities, till December 31. The large-scale flight cancellations came at a time when the aviation regulator DGCA is considering issuing a show-cause notice to the airline for defying its directives regarding advance bookings.

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  15. Local Firm Cited for Efforts to End Human TraffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Patch.com

    But that didn't stop a Bloomfield company from reaching out to rescue young Nepali girls from a life of slavery and prostitution. At a ceremony in Birmingham's Townsend Hotel, Somerset Painting was awarded "Business of the Year" from international relief agency, Forgotten Children Worldwide.

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  16. A haunting sacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Reuters

    Known for its large number of animal sacrifices, the Gadhimai Festival is held once every five years at the Gadhimai Temple in Bariyapur, around 150 km from Nepal's capital Kathmandu. The open-air pen where buffaloes are scarified is about as big as two football pitches and surrounded by tall walls - the only high ground available to shoot pictures is to climb to the top to get an overall view, and so I did.

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  17. Multilateral forums key for advancing India's interests: Sushma SwarajRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday stated that India's participation in multilateral and regional forums is key for advancing national interests. "Multilateral and regional forums are key platforms for advancing our national interests.

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  18. Nepal: Doctors enhance their ability to deal with emergenciesRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    The International Committee of the Red Cross and Dhulikhel Hospital of Kathmandu University are jointly organizing three emergency-room trauma courses this year, the first of which will take place in Dhulikhel, Kavre, from 4 to 6 December. A total of 22 doctors will attend the course, which aims to enhance and complement the skills of doctors in managing emergency trauma cases.

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  19. Kathmandu SAARC Summit Salvaged, Barely, By a HandshakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | NewsBlaze

    Expectations were low when heads of state of the eight South-Asian members of SAARC met in Kathmandu last week. See [ SAARC Meets in Nepal - What is It? - And What to Expect ] The pessimism turns out to have been justified, since none of the agreements expected were inked at the summit.

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  20. Hindu devotees in Nepal push through with mass slaughter of animals despite protestsRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    Despite global protest against the mass slaughter of animals as part of the celebration of the Gadhimai Festival in Nepal, the Nepali people have continued to preserve their century-old Hindu tradition. The festival, which calls for the mass killing of animals as offering to goddess Gadhima, kicked off on Friday in Bariyarpur of Bara District, a border town with India some 160 kilometers south of the capital.

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