ITAHARI, July 19: When Saptakoshi floods wreaked havoc in 1966, the then government relocated the victims of Baharahkshetra to a forest area. Since 1966, massive Saptakoshi floods have been recorded 13 times.

KATHMANDU, June 9: Hotel and restaurant employees will now get a bigger share of the service charge received from the clients.

Infographics: Bigger Economies

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Bigger Economies

The bigger cause

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Citizens should be regarded as the engines of local the government, the champions of active engagement.

Online Education is one of the most necessary yet undermined topics in the field of education. Online education is the process of attending college through internet. It basically means that a student can sit in his computer and take college equivalent degree without even leaving his room. As marvelous as it sounds, Online Education courses are far from being taken in by the students. The traditional belief of education by person to person interaction seems to be one of many problems.

Michelle Simmons, Microsoft Corporation's general manager of South East Asia-New Markets, was recently in Nepal to participate in Nepal Investment Summit 2017. She was a panelist in the plenary session on 'International Experience Sharing'. The global technology giant is present in Nepal for nearly 10 years through a partnership with Microsoft Innovation Center Nepal.   In the immediate aftermath of 2016 earthquakes, Microsoft Corporation came to Nepal to provide technological helps to the government in earthquake recovery efforts. Sagar Ghimire of Republica met Simmons on the sideline of the summit to discuss about her observation and experience as well as the future plan of Microsoft Corporation in Nepal. Excerpts:

The fans of Priyanka Chopra aka Alex Parrish have been desperately awaiting the season two premiere of Quantico, across the globe. Call it PeeCee’s everyday increasing popularity or her immense screen presence, she has got so much love for the hit American show. And when its makers decided to go for another season of the show, we got the message that Priyanka is unstoppable now!

Bigger is bitter

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Nepali Congress, CPN-UML and (now) CPN (Maoist Center) emerged as the first, second and third largest parties, respectively, in the second Constituent Assembly elections in 2013. There were also the three main forces behind the new constitution that was promulgated on September 20th, 2015. It was after intense deliberations that the three parties had agreed to cap the size of Nepali cabinet to 25 in the new constitution.