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Phewa Lake boat capsize: 6 foreigners rescued KATHMANDU: At least six tourists were rescued from Pokhara's Phewa Lake when the boat they were riding on capsized due to wind-storm. Three of the rescued fore ...Full story[Updated: 2014-04-17 7:48 PM] 

Maoists join NC‚ UML on talk-table after 2-day boycott KATHMANDU: Heads of the three political forces—Nepali Congress, CPN-UML and UCPN-Maoist—are holding a meeting in Singha Durbar to seek the nitty-gri ...Full story[Updated: 2014-04-17 7:08 PM] 

Adhikari murder: 2 accused released on bail CHITWAN: Chitwan District Court has released two of the accused in Krishna Prasad Adhikari murder case, on bail. Of 13 persons, against whom the case was filed ...Full story[Updated: 2014-04-17 7:28 PM] 

House obstructed on second consecutive day KATHMANDU: UCPN-Maoist lawmakers obstructed the House session, for second consecutive day, on Thursday. The House meeting convened this afternoon at 3:30 pm wa ...Full story[Updated: 2014-04-17 4:39 PM] 

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Man nabbed with brown sugar KATHMANDU: Police, on Thursday morning, arrested an individual with possession of brown sugar weighing 80 grams, from Balaju-16, Kathmandu. Police identified the arrestee ...Full story

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Nepal agrees on new transboundary landscape with India‚ Bhutan KATHMANDU: The three regional member countries of International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) – Bhutan, India and Nepal – have agreed on an initia ... Full story

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Bundesliga relegation battle heats up BERLIN: The relegation battle and race for the last Champions League qualification spot take center stage in the Bundesliga with just four games of the season remaining. League cha ...Full story

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German court sentences Somali pirate to 12 years for kidnapping BERLIN: A German court sentenced a Somali asylum-seeker to 12 years in jail on Thursday, for his involvement in the pirate hijacking of a tanker in the Indian O ...Full story

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Govt spending miserably low KATHMANDU: The government’s inability to spend even 50 per cent of the annual budget till the end of the third quarter of this fiscal year has raised questions over its pl ...Full story

 

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Where is the inquiry commission to find facts about vote rigging in the last election? Present government should form the commission for future reference without further delay!

 

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Kids these days spend their hours on the latest gadgets instead of playing outdoors. It is understandable that the coming generation must be tech-savvy, do you think it is wise to expose them to such technology at such a tender age? Give reasons. Send your replies in not more than 200 words by Friday, April 18 by 2 pm to Features Department, The Himalayan Times, e-mail

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