SAC orders govt to heed local complaints about fast-track project
SAC orders govt to heed local complaints about fast-track project
KATHMANDU, Dec 15: After holding several rounds of meeting and paying a field visit to the project site of Kathmandu-Tarai Fast Track to hear the complaints of the locals, the parliament’s State Affairs Committee (SAC) has instructed the authorities to expedite the project through effective coordination among the government agencies involved.
Smart TV handed over to schools for tele-teaching
Disgruntled group calls on Swiss to stand firm on int’l standards
KATHMANDU, Dec 15: Dismayed over ongoing efforts to mandate a high-level political mechanism to deal with the Maoist insurgency-era cases, a group of conflict victims, human rights activists and lawyers on Friday submitted a memorandum to Swiss Ambassador to Nepal, Elisabeth Bon Cappler.
Smart TV handed over to schools for tele-teaching
Preparations on for new health policy: State Minister Yadav
KATHMANDU, Dec 14: Minister of State for Health and Population Surendra Kumar Yadav has said the government was preparing a new health policy to solve the problems relating to the health sector.
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Study for expansion of Kalanki-Maharajgunj road
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LALITPUR, Dec 15: As the construction of the Koteswar-Kalanki road section of the ring road is nearing for completion, a study has begun to expand the Kalanki to Maharajgunj section of the same ring road.

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NEW YORK, Dec 15: Facebook’s privacy controls have broken down yet again, this time through a software flaw affecting nearly 7 million users who had...
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Oscar-nominated actress Sondra Locke dies at 74
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LOS ANGELES, Dec 14: Actress and director Sondra Locke, who was nominated for an Academy Award for her first film role in 1968′s “The Heart...
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NEW YORK, Sept 27: Nepal and the Republic of Madagascar have established diplomatic relations today. ...
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