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News Nepal: AFC U-16 qualifier: India ride on Harpreet Singh double to clinch draw against hosts Nepal

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/afc-u-16-qualifier-india-131516292.html?src=rss
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Second half substitute Harpreet Singh scored a brace to secure a 2-2 draw for India U-16 against hosts Nepal in the AFC U-16 qualifier match at the Halchowk Stadium in Kathmandu today. Vikram Pratap captained the Bibiano Fernandes-led side and Bekey Oram ...

News Nepal: RJP-N wins top posts in Janakpur Sub-Metropolis - Himalayan Times

News channel or source: https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/rjp-n-wins-mayoral-deputy-mayoral-posts-janakpur-sub-metropolis/
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

RJP-N wins top posts in Janakpur Sub-MetropolisHimalayan TimesDHANUSHA: Rastriya Janata Party Nepal has been elected to the post of mayor and deputy mayor of Janakpur Sub-Metropolitan City. Mayoral candidate Lal Kishor Saha got victorious to the post receiving 21,903 votes while his rival Manoj Kumar Saha from ...and more »

News Nepal: Nepal says will measure Mount Everest next year to see if lost height

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-nz/news/world/nepal-says-will-measure-mount-everest-next-year-to-see-if-lost-height/ar-AAsl3nE
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Nepal, home to Mount Everest and half of the world's 14 highest mountains, has never measured the peak on its own and uses its snow height of 8,848 meters (29,028 feet) that was measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use the height ...

News Nepal: Dahal says there will be communism in Nepal after 10 years - Online Khabar (English) (satire) (blog)

News channel or source: http://english.onlinekhabar.com/2017/09/24/407153.html
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

Online Khabar (English) (satire) (blog)Dahal says there will be communism in Nepal after 10 yearsOnline Khabar (English) (satire) (blog)CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says there will be communism in Nepal within next 10 years. Speaking at a function organised in Kohalpur of Banke district today, Dahal said his party was moving ahead towards that direction, claiming ...

News Nepal: Nepal PM: Proximity to India, China provides ‘immense’ economic opportunity

News channel or source: http://www.india.com/news/agencies/nepal-pm-proximity-to-india-china-provides-immense-economic-opportunity-2493177/
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

United Nations, Sep 23 (IANS) Nepal’s Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba says that his landlocked Himalayan republic has an “immense opportunity” to benefit from the economic transformation of India and China, and advocates an independent foreign ...

News Nepal: More Nepalis being extorted in Indian border areas - Himalayan Times

News channel or source: https://thehimalayantimes.com/nepal/more-nepalis-being-extored-in-indian-border-areas/
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

Himalayan TimesMore Nepalis being extorted in Indian border areasHimalayan TimesDHANGADHI: With the increasing number of Nepali migrant workers returning home for Dashain festival, the cases of Nepalis being extorted and abused by the Indian Seema Surakshya Bal (SSB) has increased in the Indo-Nepal border. The Nepalis ...and more »

News Nepal: Global challenges ‘a litmus test’ for leadership, Nepal Prime Minister tells UN Assembly

News channel or source: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=57703
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

23 September 2017 – Noting that amid a complex and polarized environment, the global community faces challenges that include terrorism, climate change and mass migration, the Prime Minister of Nepal called for a greater display of wisdom, knowledge and ...

News Nepal: Manandhar, Jaywick win swimming titles - Himalayan Times

News channel or source: https://thehimalayantimes.com/sports/devesh-manandhar-venissa-jaywick-win-swimming-titles/
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

Manandhar, Jaywick win swimming titlesHimalayan TimesAmong the local swimmers, Dhanman Gurung won gold medal with the timing of 27 minutes and 31.50 seconds, while Arjun Nepali took 31 minutes and 50.99 seconds to win silver and Dipendra Khadka covered the distance in 36 minutes and 29.25 seconds ...

News Nepal: Nepal vows to conclude Qualifiers with win

News channel or source: http://www.myrepublica.com/news/28117/
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: After failing to win none of the first two of the total three matches, Nepal’s chances of qualifying to the final round of AFC U-16 Championship as Group D winner is already over. However there is a slim chance of Nepal securing its ...

News Nepal: APF beat Rupandehi, advance to last four - Himalayan Times

News channel or source: https://thehimalayantimes.com/sports/nepal-armed-police-force-club-beat-rupandehi-advance-last-four/
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

APF beat Rupandehi, advance to last fourHimalayan TimesKhadka opened the scoring in the 36th minute as he found the back of the nets following a cross from Shyam Nepali. Khadka doubled the tally for APF in the 51st minute before Junid cut the deficit in the 68th minute. Junid's shot from the centre of the ...

News Nepal: Updated estimation of the impact of a Japanese encephalitis immunization program with live, attenuated SA 14-14-2 vaccine in Nepal

News channel or source: http://journals.plos.org/plosntds/article?id=10.1371/journal.pntd.0005866
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Japanese encephalitis (JE) is a mosquito-borne disease that is associated with considerable morbidity and mortality in many Asian countries. The objective of this study was to describe the impact of the JE immunization program using SA 14-14-2 JE vaccine ...

News Nepal: Vesawkar scores ton as Nepal win - Himalayan Times

News channel or source: https://thehimalayantimes.com/sports/sharad-vesawkar-scores-ton-nepal-win/
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

Himalayan TimesVesawkar scores ton as Nepal winHimalayan TimesOpting to bat first, Nepal rode on a fine century from Sharad Vesawkar to post a mammoth 311-5 in their allotted 50 overs before packing the Tamil Nadu team for 164 runs in 45.3 overs. Nepal made a bright start with the bat as openers Gyanendra Malla ...and more »

News Nepal: Christians in Nepal Sentenced to Prison for Praying for Ill Woman are Released

News channel or source: http://www.crosswalk.com/blogs/religion-today-blog/christians-in-nepal-sentenced-to-prison-for-praying-for-ill-woman-are-released.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

(Morning Star News) – Four Christians in Nepal sentenced to five years in prison on false charges of “witchcraft” and “violence” were released today after a high court annulled their convictions, church leaders said. Lali Pun, Bimkali Budha, Suk ...

News Nepal: Families, friends remember Sharma, 166 others - Himalayan Times

News channel or source: https://thehimalayantimes.com/sports/families-friends-remember-sharma-166-others/
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

Himalayan TimesFamilies, friends remember Sharma, 166 othersHimalayan TimesThe cycle ride — which was flagged off by former national team skipper and former IGP of Nepal Police Achut Krishna Kharel — kicked off at the RMF building in Satdobato and went to PIA Memorial Park in Lele. IGP of Nepal APF Singha Bahadur Shrestha, ...and more »

News Nepal: Nepal plans to settle debate over Mt Everest's height once and for all

News channel or source: http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/world/2017/09/nepal-plans-to-settle-debate-over-mt-everest-s-height-once-and-for-all.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

Nepal will measure Mt Everest afresh to settle a controversy over the height of the world's tallest peak, especially after some estimates suggested it became a little shorter after an earthquake two years ago. Nepal, home to Mt Everest and half the world's ...

News Nepal: India win kabaddi - Himalayan Times

News channel or source: https://thehimalayantimes.com/sports/india-win-kabaddi-international-invitational-mens-kabaddi-championship/
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

Himalayan TimesIndia win kabaddiHimalayan TimesKATHMANDU: India won the title of the International Invitational Men's Kabaddi Championship here at the National Sports Council covered hall on Saturday. In the final match, India thrashed Nepal 59-21. India took a lead of 37-11 in the first half ...and more »

News Nepal: Sri Lanka, Nepal agree to strengthening bilateral relations

News channel or source: http://www.ft.lk/news/Sri-Lanka--Nepal-agree-to-strengthening-bilateral-relations/56-640208
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

The Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba said that the commitment shown by Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena for the activities of the SAARC is significant and the gratitude of all the SAARC countries must go to him in this regard. He made these ...

News Nepal: RJP-Nepal holds Janakpur Sub-metropolis - Republica

News channel or source: http://www.myrepublica.com/news/28140/?categoryId=81
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

RJP-Nepal holds Janakpur Sub-metropolisRepublicaJANAKPUR, September 24: Rastriya Janata Party (RJP) Nepal has won the mayoral post of Janakpur Sub-metropolitan City with more than ten thousand vote margin. With the final vote result, Lal Kishore Shah of RJP has garnered 21,903 votes.and more »

News Nepal: Maoist Centre to forge alliance with change-maker party: leader Sharma - Kathmandu Tribune

News channel or source: https://kathmandutribune.com/maoist-centre-forge-alliance-change-maker-party-leader-sharma/
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

Maoist Centre to forge alliance with change-maker party: leader SharmaKathmandu TribuneThe Maoist Centre leader Sharma at a conference organised by Press Centre Nepal, Baglung here today, expressed hope that the country would pursue peace, stability and prosperity following the conclusion of the elections to the House of Representatives ...and more »