Oct 31: 6 things you need to know by 6 PM today

Published On: October 31, 2017 05:49 PM NPT

Seats shared in Province 2 by FSFN and RJPN: Upendra Yadav led Federal Socialist Forum Nepal (FSFN) and Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) have forged an agreement on sharing seats in Province 2 in upcoming elections.The agreement was made between the top leaders of both the sides in a meeting on Tuesday. RJPN's Rajendra Mahato has been projected as the possible candidate to face-off against Nepali Congress's influential leader Bhimlendra Nidhi at Dhanusha-3. Read more>>

Murder-convict Maoist leader Dhungel arrested: The Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police has arrested Maoist leader Bal Krisha Dhungel who has been convicted of murder of Ujjan Kumar Shrestha of Okhaldhunnga.Dhungel will be handed over to the court, a police source said. “He’s been arrested as per the Apex Court’s order. Read More>>

CPN (MC) calls for Dhungel's release: The CPN (Maoist Centre) has called for the release of its leader and former lawmaker Balkrishna Dhungel who was arrested by the police earlier today from the Satdobato area, following the Supreme Court order. Dhungel is convicted of the murder of one Ujjan Kumar Shrestha in Okhaldhunga during the conflict in 1998. Read More>>


Twenty six cities at high risk of disaster: The widespread monsoon floods and landslides that hit South Asia this year highlight, yet again, the need for the sub region to be at the forefront of building resilience to disasters. This is stated in the sub-regional report prepared by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific (UNESCAP) and made public amidst a news conference here on Tuesday. Read More>>

Haribodhani Ekadashi observed today: Hindus are observing the Haribodhini Ekadashi, a religious ritual dedicated to Lord Vishnu, the god responsible for upkeep and sustaining life on Earth today. Devotees pay obeisance to Lord Vishnu on this day by observing fast and taking holy dips at rivers and ponds since early in the morning. Read More>>

Kyrgyz defeats Nepal in AFC U-19 C'ship Qualifiers opener: Nepal U-19 has suffered defeat in their opening Group A match against host nation Kyrgyzstan for the AFC U-19 championships qualification at Bishkek. Nepal trailed by a goal scored by Krygyz's Borubaev Gulzhigit on 21' minutes which was then doubled by Kyrgyz at the very last moment of the match after goalie Arpan Karki failed to clear the ball in 90'+4 minutes. Read More>>








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