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India gives NRs 180mn for river training in Nepal

India has provided the largest sum for river training in Nepal in a bid to control floods that also affect India during the monsoon season

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Forgetting something

Nepal’s political transition has been hailed as a success in official narratives. The political elite have lauded a successful end to the protracted transition with the establishment of a federal republic and stable peace, ensuring human rights, peaceful transformation and social justice.

For prosperity

Barring the pre-poll sporadic incidences of violence, the second phase of the parliamentary and provincial elections passed off peacefully Thursday in 45 districts from where 128 members of the House of Representatives and 256 members of the provincial members will be elected through the first-past-the-post system.

Struggle for power

The national discussion about energy, like other issues, is highly politicised in Nepal. Political leaders are not very serious about solving the rooted energy crisis.

Where is the security?

Former health minister and Nepali Congress leader Gagan Thapa narrowly escaped an improvised explosive device (IED) attack on Monday morning at Chapali of Budhanilkantha Municipality.

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India-China civil-society dialogue on climate change, sustainable development

China has initiated early actions on the Wuhan summit between Indian PM Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping that stressed the need for people-to-people dialogue for the development of not only India and China but the whole world.

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India’s growth story is treading on thin ice

By all estimates, the Indian economy has entered a phase of recovery. After a period of subdued growth that was marred by a spate of disruptions, India has regained the fastest-growing major eco...

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