‘Total unification takes more time due to lack of consensus at local level’
‘Total unification takes more time due to lack of consensus at local level’
KATHMANDU, March 21: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defense Ishwor Pokhrel has said the Nepal Communist Party ( NCP)’s unification process at local levels was taking more time than expected as a consensus could not be forged for same.
Smart TV handed over to schools for tele-teaching
Bhandari picked as RJPN's new coordinator
KATHMANDU, March 20: The Rashtriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) has picked its leader Sharat Singh Bhandari as the coordinator of the party presidium.
Smart TV handed over to schools for tele-teaching
Bill authorizing PM to mobilize army criticized
KATHMANDU, Mar 19: Opposition parties have taken strong exception to a draft bill that allows the prime minister to independently mobilize Nepal Army. The Bill on Work, Responsibility and Rights of the National Security Council, awaiting approval of the federal parliament, proposes added powers to the prime minister to deploy army through cabinet decision in the case of a national emergency.
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Nepal U-19 cricket team defeats Andhra Pradesh in practice match
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KATHMANDU, March 21: Half centuries from Rohit Kumar Paudel and Sandeep Jora helped Nepal U-19 cricket team to a 62-run win over Andhra Pradesh U-19 cricket team in the first practice match in India on Wednesday.

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US Delegate-elect Bhandari sworn in
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