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Pesticide scare prompts vegetable sales to dip KATHMANDU: Sales of green vegetables and fruits have gone down by up to 50 per cent lately, as media reports about high percentage of harmful chemicals in fresh ...Full story[Updated: 2014-07-23 11:03 PM] 

Kabul victims identified KATHMANDU: Two Nepali nationals who died in a suicide attack in Kabul on Tuesday have been identified as Ganga Limbu of Pathari, Morang, and Anil Gurung of Chab ...Full story[Updated: 2014-07-23 11:01 PM] 

Joint Commission meeting will help identify areas for new co ... KATHMANDU: Indian Ambassador Ranjit Rae today said upcoming Indo-Nepal Joint Commission meeting would be a good opportunity to dwell on all aspects of bilateral ...Full story[Updated: 2014-07-23 10:58 PM] 

SC moved seeking to remove visual pollution KATHMANDU: A writ petition was filed at the Supreme Court today demanding its order to government authorities to control visual pollution in various places of t ...Full story[Updated: 2014-07-23 10:51 PM] 

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KMC's invitation to tender for infrastructure development KATHMANDU: Focusing on the 18th SAARC Summit in November, the Kathmandu Metropolitan City is set to call for tenders from contractors for beautification work in the capital.Full story

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  • US Dollar
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  • Canadian Dollar
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  • Saudi Riyal
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  • Thai Baht
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  • Euro
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  • South Korean Won
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The Foreign Exchange Rates are fixed by Nepal Rastra Bank.

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VAW cases up in Kaski POKHARA: Women and Children Office of Kaski said the past fiscal broke all previous records of crimes against women. As per data with the office, 188 VAW-related cases were regis ... Full story

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Loew to lead Germany team to Euro 2016 BERLIN: Germany coach Joachim Loew said on Wednesday that he never considered leaving his post after winning the World Cup title and insisted he would see out his contract which ru ...Full story

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Uproar in Indian Parliament NEW DELHI: India’s Parliament erupted in anger today after television footage showed a hardline Hindu nationalist lawmaker apparently trying to force-feed a Muslim man dur ...Full story

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Transfer share ownership within 15 days: Nepse KATHMANDU: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) has directed all listed companies, stockbrokers and share registrars to complete the process of transferring ownership of stocks within 1 ...Full story

 

Readerspeak

GAUNLE from DEHRADUN wrote:
Yes, local election is a must, but first thing first. Constitution writing comes first; thereafter other things.
In response to the story: Local elections before constitution: Singh

 

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Should government punish those responsible for the five extra-judicial killings in Dhanusha on October 8, 2003?

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