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  • Taiwanese reject legalizing same-sex unions in referendum

    Voters in Taiwan passed a referendum asking that marriage be restricted to one man and one woman, a setback to LGBT couples hoping their island will be the first place in Asia to let same-sex couples...

  • EDITORIAL: Historic tenure

    The second Constituent Assembly, which also doubled as Parliament after the promulgation of the new constitution on September 20, 2015, has been successful as it has been able to accomplish its single...

  • Voters call debate ‘cringe worthy,’ some won’t cast ballot

    Days after explosive revelations about Donald Trump's predatory comments about women and Hillary Clinton's closed-door speeches to banking executives, some people who watched the US presidential debat...

  • UN chief says he’d like a woman to be next secretary-general

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says he would personally like to see a woman lead the United Nations for the first time since it was established more than 70 years ago....

  • Trump’s Islam comments draw fire from rivals, but civility reigns

    US Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump came under fire from his rivals on Thursday for saying Muslims hate the United States at a debate that was relatively free of the gut-punching atta...

  • Official names 2 bombers in Paris attacks

    The latest on the deadly attacks in Paris...

  • Clinton confident in debate, may allay Democrats’ concerns

    Hillary Rodham Clinton’s forceful and confident performance in the first Democratic presidential debate may have heartened jittery Democrats who worried that her mishandling of an email controversy ...

  • Clinton pitches to working Americans at presidential campaign rally

    Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton promised on Saturday to fight for a fairer society for ordinary Americans, staking out a place on the left to cut off any budding challenge for the Democratic no...

  • Gender equality Emerging scenario

    Nepal’s history isn’t different when it comes to the protection and promotion of women’s rights. The patriarchal model that societies have evolved through time and...

  • Rayamajhi to be new Chief Justice

    KATHMANDU: As expected, the Constitutional Council today unanimously recommended senior-most Supreme Court Justice Min Bahadur Rayamajhi as the Chief Justice of Nepal. The CC upheld...

  • IN BRIEF

    NSU flays ANNISU-R KATHMANDU: Nepal Students’ Union (NSU) has condemned undemocratic and anarchic activities of the Maoist-affiliated All Nepal National Independent Students’ Union-Revol...

  • Chiefs of CA, parliamentary committees elected, sworn in

    Kathmandu, January 13: The Constituent Assembly (CA) and Legislature Parliament today elected chairpersons of 23 committees. Elections were held for three committees, two CA and...

  • Massacre story mars US Memorial Day

    Monday’s observance of Memorial Day, the annual commemoration of US soldiers who died in the service of their country, has taken place at a particularly...

  • SNIPPETS

    19 miners killed in China BEIJING: Nineteen miners died after flood and two gas explosions hit separate coal mines in China, the official Xinhua News...