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News Nepal » Events: Nepal Set for 3-Way Competition in Upcoming Legislative Elections

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Publication date: hursday 19 October 2017

In a dramatic turns of events, the Communist Party Nepal-Unified Marxist-Leninist (UML) and CPN-Maoist Center decided to forge an electoral alliance on August 3, alienating the largest party, the Nepali Congress (NC). The UML and Maoists secured the ...

News Nepal » Events: Here's how Halloween is celebrated around the world

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Publication date: Friday 20 October 2017

The Festival of Cows in Nepal is a carnival that celebrates the dead ... But Halloween is just one of many festivals to remember the dead worldwide, whose events range from lantern-lighting and partying in cemeteries to buffalo-racing.

News Nepal » Events: Made in Nepal

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Publication date: Wednesday 11 October 2017

India first. Far from bringing together communist forces in Nepal, the Indian establishment and its intellectual class seem shocked at the sudden turn of events in Kathmandu. Scrambling for a coherent response, Prime Minister Narendra Modi cancelled his ...

News Nepal » Events: Image of Asia: A whisper between brother, sister in Nepal

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Publication date: onday 09 October 2017

Bhaktapur was one of the worst-hit cities in the April 25, 2015, Nepal earthquake, with many lives lost and ... Looking for something to do this weekend or for a place to post an event of your own? Head over to The Citizen's online calendar of events ...

News Nepal » Events: Nepal at the edge of political uncertainty again

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Publication date: Friday 13 October 2017

With Parliamentary elections due on 26November, and the present Parliament ceasing to exist on 22October, Nepal is again standing on the edge ... of the elections and not to let any “obnoxious” events or incidents take place in the run up to the ...

News Nepal » Events: Nepal Government making bid to postpone next month elections: Sources

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Publication date: uesday 10 October 2017

"I request the Government of Nepal to not make any unpleasant decision during the last hours of election also not to let any obnoxious events or incidents take place." The upcoming two-tier elections is expected to bring stability to the national politics ...

News Nepal » Events: In Nepal, then and now

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Publication date: Sunday 08 October 2017

and the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Centre) to form an electoral coalition with the Naya Shakti Party, and their decision to merge. The closest event to this political quake happened more than a decade ago, when the mainstream political parties formed ...

News Nepal » Events: WFP Nepal Country Brief, September 2017

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Publication date: hursday 19 October 2017

Nepal GIS Society and MapAction with the aim of improving the quality and speed of disaster response through having up-to-date maps of buildings and roads. The event was a huge success with 50 volunteers mapping 23,000 buildings in flood-affected Saptari ...

News Nepal » Events: Nepal tops Asia-Pacific list of nations elected to UNHRC, Pakistan also makes it

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Publication date: onday 16 October 2017

Nepal topped the Asia-Pacific group with 165 votes followed ... majority and two States much smaller than them secured first and second position." In a rare event in 2015, Pakistan failed to win a re-election to the top UNHRC, garnering just 105 votes ...

News Nepal » Events: Global Handwashing Day marked in Kathmandu, Nepal

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Publication date: Saturday 14 October 2017

A Nepalese kid washes hands during an event to mark Global Handwashing Day in Kathmandu, Nepal, Oct. 15, 2017. Global Handwashing Day is an annual campaign celebrated on Oct. 15 to motivate and mobilize people around the world to improve their handwashing ...