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Chiran Sharma

Chiran Sharma is associated with www.myrepublica.com for the last seven years. He looks after the issues related to Nepali people living abroad.
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Nepali woman dies in London car mishap

April 30, 2018 12:15 PM

LONDON, April 30: A Nepali woman has died on the spot in road accident in London. Mina Limbu, 49,  who had been residing in Hounslow West,  was hit by a car while crossing the road.

Half a dozen NRNs contesting UK local polls

April 17, 2018 19:25 PM

LONDON, April 17: Half a dozen Non Resident Nepalis (NRNs) including a woman have registered their candidacies for the local level elections of the United Kingdom (UK).

In pictures:  Celebrities mark Holi at Baneshwar

March 1, 2018 14:17 PM

KATHMANDU, March 1: On the auspicious occasions of Holi, the festival of colors, Nepali celebrities have marked the Holi festival at Banshwar in Kathmandu today.

Health improving significantly: Dr. Upendra Devkota

December 27, 2017 09:53 AM

LONDON, Dec 27: Speaking to Republica Online, Dr. Upendra Devkota said that his health had improved significantly. While undergoing regular checkup in Nepal, Devkota suffered from jaundice in his liver and had gone to London three weeks ago.

Fagami elected new NRN UK chair

September 11, 2017 14:51 PM

LONDON, September 11: Yog Kumar Fagami has been elected as the chairperson of Non Resident of Nepali Association (NRN) UK chapter.

CoAS Chhetri arrives in London

July 11, 2017 20:05 PM

LONDON, July 11: Chief of Army Staff (CoAS) Rajendra Chhetri has arrived in London after participating in the 2nd Summit of the troops contributing countries held at the United Nations headquarters in New York.

10 new hospitals in 5 years: Dr Mahato

June 27, 2017 18:10 PM

LONDON, June 27: Founder of Non-Resident Nepali (NRN) and entrepreneur Dr Upendra Mahato said that after five years, no Nepali will visit abroad for standard medical treatment.

NRN Norway elects Thapa as new chief

June 11, 2017 16:49 PM

LONDON, June 11: The Non Resident Nepali (NRN)-Norway has formed a new executive committee under newly elected chairperson Sanjiv Thapa.

Sole Nepali-origin candidate in UK improves votes

June 9, 2017 21:00 PM

LONDON, June 9: Bachchu Kailash Kaini, the only candidate of Nepali origin, has lost the elections to the British parliament, but with respectable number of votes.

Special screening of ‘Bhagyale  Bachekaharu’ in British parliament

April 27, 2017 19:15 PM

LONDON, April 27: A special screening program of a documentary movie based on the massive earthquake of 2015 was organized at the British parliament.

Online journalist Dhungana felicitated with int’l award

March 19, 2017 15:42 PM

LONDON, March 19: Active online journalist Krishna Dhungana has been awarded with UK based-Sita Devi International Online Journalism Award.

Yama Buddha’s body to be brought to Nepal

January 19, 2017 15:53 PM

LONDON, Jan 19: Family members are yet to receive a formal postmortem report of the famous rapper Anil Adhikari, widely known as Yama Buddha, found dead last week.

Famous rapper Yama Buddha no more

January 15, 2017 07:10 AM

LONDON, Jan 14: In an apparent suicide, famous Nepali rapper Anil Adhikari, widely known as Yama Buddha, has been found dead here on Saturday morning.

Nepali youth dies while playing football in Britain

December 28, 2016 18:18 PM

LONDON, Dec 29: A Nepali youth lost his life while playing a football match with his friends in Birmingham. The deceased is Nishan Bhandari, 20.

Ex-Gurkha soldiers postpone hunger strike for trilateral talks

November 8, 2016 13:44 PM

LONDON, Nov 8: The retired Nepali Gurkha soldiers have postponed their hunger strike in a bid to create a conducive environment for trilateral talks apropos their demands.

British govt positive to discuss demands of ex-Gurkha soldiers

November 5, 2016 19:35 PM

LONDON, Nov 5: The British government has agreed to sit for a trilateral meeting regarding the demands of the retired Nepali Gurkha soldiers. The British government turned positive toward the proposal of Nepal government to take the issue to a logical conclusion.

Govt to discuss demands of ex-Gurkha soldiers with UK

October 24, 2016 02:10 AM

LONDON, Oct 23: Nepal government will hold a formal talk with the British government regarding the demands of the retired Nepali Gurkha soldiers.

Govt to hold talks with Britain over demands of ex-Gurkha soldiers

October 23, 2016 16:56 PM

LONDON, Oct 23: Nepal government will hold a formal talk with the British government regarding the demands of the retired Nepali Gurkha soldiers.

New leader in GAESO after 27 years

September 20, 2016 18:27 PM

LONDON, Sept 20: Gurkha Army Ex-Serviceman's Organization (GAESO), the organization fighting for the rights of Gurkhas, has got its new chairman after 27 years.

UK court acquits Colonel Lama

September 6, 2016 22:15 PM

LONDON, Sept 7: A British court on Tuesday acquitted Nepal Army Colonel Kumar Lama, who was arrested in the United Kingdom more than three years ago under universal jurisdiction on a charge of torture.