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Various political parties and independents filed nominations for the parliamentary and provincial First-Past-the-Post (FPtP) elections in 32 hilly and mountainous districts in the respective district election offices.

 

As the election process continues in full swing, with the filing of nomination on Sunday for polls to the provincial and federal legislatures on November 26 and December 7, political parties are promising the moon to a frustrated and angry electorate for the third time in nine years.

 

Nepal has been elected member of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for the first time since its inception in 2006.

 

Nepal has been elected member of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for the first time since its inception in 2006.

 

There is an acute shortage of drinking water particularly in the Mid-Western and Far-Western hilly regions. As a result people are compelled to drink contaminated water.

 

Nepal’s “transitional parliament” ceased to exist on Friday, a day before the nomination process for elections to the provincial and federal parliament, the first time under the two-year old new constitution, began.

 

Nepal is several notches ahead of India and its other South Asian neighbours in the campaign to reduce hunger, according to the Global Hunger Index.

 

Nepal government has come up with a strategy of enhancing  exports of various products as per the Nepal Trade Integration strategy.

 

Nepal government has come up with a strategy of enhancing  exports of various products as per the Nepal Trade Integration strategy.

 

The Legislature-Parliament Tuesday passed the much-awaited Health Insurance Bill, ensuring all citizens will have their health ensured and get basic health services from government-run hospitals and private ones.

 


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