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54 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

Everest avalanche: 6 dead, 9 missing

The last light of the day sets on Mount Everest as it rises behind Mount Nuptse as seen from Tengboche.

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1 hr ago | IRIN

Nepal activists flay reconciliation bill

Human rights activists have strongly criticized the provisions of a proposed Truth and Reconciliation bill, saying it could grant amnesty to Maoist combatants and government troops for alleged crimes committed during the country's decade-long civil war.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Canada.com

6 Nepalese guides dead, 9 missing in Mount Everest avalanche

An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to ascend the world's highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine more missing, officials said.

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CPN-M cadre arrested on hooliganism charge

The Kathmandu Metropolitan Police has detained a student leader of CPN-Maoist chaired by Mohan Baidya for resorting to bullying and vandalism in a college in the capital on Thursday.

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Next Nepali Prime Minister

NC president Sushil Koirala had emerged as the sole candidate for the prime minister's chair with the victory of his party.

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MYREPUBLICA.com

UCPN (Maoist) stalls house proceedings yet again

UCPN once again stalled the parliamentary proceedings on Thursday, demanding the withdrawal of the murder charges leveled against its 13 cadres in connection with a conflict era case.

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Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Cirencester firefighter returns home after climbing Mount Everest

THE world's tallest mountain was no match for Cirencester's Des Moore who has returned from climbing the enormous Mount Everest.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

ABC News

Photos: This Week in Pictures: Top Photos from Around the Globe

BG Express Train No.15666 derailed at Ajuri station, near the Morigaon district of Assam state, about 80km away from Guwahati city, India, April 16, 2014.

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Passover Shipment to Nepal Saves Seder

The container arrived after being released from an Indian port on Monday, hours before the seder scheduled for up to 1,500 Jewish travelers was set to take place.

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Daily Mail

Nepal marks the start of 2071 at Bisket Jatra festival

The Nomadic Kitchen! Friends ride 20,000km from London to Cape Town in 501 days by BICYCLE ... all in search of the perfect meal Popular Cornwall beach ruined for Easter holidays after council dumps 100 CHRISTMAS TREES on it Bank Holiday rip-off! Hotels charge up to 30% more for bookings over Easter - with Benidorm and Brighton the worst offenders ... (more)

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IFC to extend financial assistance of Rs 600 billion for development of Nepal's hydropower

Kathmandu, April 15: The International Finance Corporation has announced to provide financial assistance equivalent to Rs 600 billion for the development of Nepal's hydropower sector.

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Gazette.net

Silver Spring student heading to Nepal

Emily Hall on one of her trips to Tanzania, where she taught music and English from May to June in both 2012 and last year.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Nepalnews.com

Senior govt officials take dip in Bagmati river

Amid the government's campaign to improve cleanliness of Bagmati river, senior government officials took bath in the river at Gaurighat, Kathmandu on Monday.

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MYREPUBLICA.com

TUTH Blood Bank launched

In a bid to increase the availability of blood, the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital has established a Blood Bank in the capital on Tuesday.

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Fuel shortage hits Kathmandu Valley

Petroleum products are once again in shortage in the market for failure of payment of the dues by Nepal Oil Corporation to the Indian Oil Corporation .

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The Daily Star

BOISHAKHI treats from other lands

The first day of the Boishakh month heralds the New Year on the Bengali calendar.

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Fine tuning Nepali development to international standards

Now is the time for Nepal to prove itself a successful Asia-Pacific democracy which can also deliver on the people's economic aspirations.

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AlertNet

U.N. warns Nepal against amnesty for civil war crimes

In this 2005 file photo a policeman stands guard in front of a wall containing graffiti at a street in Kathmandu, Nepal.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

CNN

Go outside soon to see the 'blood moon'

On Tuesday, April 15, there will be a total lunar eclipse that will turn the moon a coppery red, NASA says.

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Nepalnews.com

What Sushil Koirala must do to safeguard Nepali democracy

Last week, Sushil Koirala from Nepali Congress officially became the 37th Prime Minister of Nepal backed by almost unanimous voting from the new CA-Parliament.

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