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Nepal defeat Afghanistan as Subba scores 2 goals KATHMANDU: Nepal registered their second straight win in the AFC U-14 Regional Festival for Football as they defeated Afghanistan 2-0 in Tajikistan on Monday. ...Full story[Updated: 2015-05-25 8:40 PM] 

Dolakha quake survivors for relocation to avoid landslips DOLAKHA: Locals of as many as 18 northern VDCs of Dolakha district have demanded that the government immediately resettle them as they are living under a consta ...Full story[Updated: 2015-05-25 7:15 PM] 

Int'l relief to Nepal substantial‚ yet not enough: UN KATHMANDU: The United Nations said support provided by international community for earthquake-hit population in Nepal is substantial, yet insufficient. While ...Full story[Updated: 2015-05-25 5:05 PM] 

Irate man murders 2-year-old daughter in Tanahun DAMAULI: A 33-year-old man murdered his two-year-old daughter in Thaprek Serabari village of Tanahun district. Raju Tiwari strangled the girl to death at arou ...Full story[Updated: 2015-05-25 4:04 PM] 

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Man held for attempted rape KATHMANDU: A man has been nabbed on charge of attempted rape in Mid-Baneshwor of Kathmandu. Chandra Satyal, a permanent resident of Chainpur-9 of Sankhu ...Full story

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Panicked woman collapses to death in aftershock CHITWAN: A woman collapsed and died while trying to run away from her house during a magnitude-5 aftershock in Darechok of Chitwan on Monday. A panicked Latimaya Chepang (65) fro ... Full story

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Nepal defeat Afghanistan as Subba scores 2 goals KATHMANDU: Nepal registered their second straight win in the AFC U-14 Regional Festival for Football as they defeated Afghanistan 2-0 in Tajikistan on Monday. The Nepali side scor ...Full story

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Greece says wants to make debt payments but needs aid u ... ATHENS: Greece intends to make good on its debt obligations but needs aid urgently to be able to do so, the government said on Monday, after several senior off ...Full story

 

Readerspeak

DSSARMA from UAE wrote:
India should help Nepal to revive by offering generous help both in terms of money as well as expertise. Since Modi is building 100 smart cities in India, if another one city is planned and offered to Nepal, that will be a good gesture to our Nepali brothers who contribute a lot to our Indian military as well as economy.
In response to the story: Nepal economy may take years to recover

 

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    EDITORIAL: Lending a hand
    THE HIMALAYAN TIMES
    The role of political parties is very crucial during emergency. They have nationwide organizational networks that can be instrumental to...
    The rebuilding process: Role of NRB and banks
    AMIR THAPA
    On May 6 Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) announced a program offering a 2pc loan. The loan is directed to people who lost their property in the A...
    TOPICS: Where are we heading to?
    UTTAM DEVKOTA
    Governmental agencies, I/NGOs, political wings, and people with their individual approaches are said to have been working for the relief...
    BLOG SURF: Economic outlook
    CHANDAN SAPKOTA
    Lower agricultural output in the first nine months of fiscal year 2015 was already exerting upward pressure on food prices. This is being...

Question of the Week

Our children, like the adult population, are fans of different kinds of TV serials, masala movies and reality shows broadcast through the different television channels rather than children centred programmes. Such programmes are sure to make an impact on these innocent children. Should children be allowed to watch such programmes, or not? Why? Send your replies in not more than 200 words by Friday, May 14 by 2 pm to Features Department, The Himalayan Times, e-mail

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