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CPN (UML) demands immediate resumption of vote counting in Bharatpur Metropolitan City

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Chitwan, May 29: CPN (UML), Chitwan, has demanded resumption of vote counting obstructed from Sunday mid-night. Organising a press conference here today, the CPN (UML), Chitwan, demanded resumption of vote counting immediately. The vote counting was obstructed after ballot papers were torn down by CPN (Maoist Centre) cadres. On the occasion, CPN (UML), Chitwan Chairman, Krishna Bhakta Pokharel, demanded action against CPN (Maoist Centre) cadres—Dornababu Siwakoti, Madhu Neupane and Dilip Poudel, saying they tore down the ballot papers under the direction of CPN (Maoist Centre). A press release issued on the occasion stated that the ballot papers were torn down at a time when vote counting of ward no 19 of Bharatpur Metropolitan City was underway in a peaceful manner. The party also protested that move of election officer, saying although the party asked the election officers to inform the truth and reality of the incident immediately through media and to carry out vote counting of remaining ballot papers after keeping the torn ballot papers separately, the election officers postponed the vote counting without heeding the request. The party also refuted that the...

SOCIETY NEWS

Six arrested for involvement in various offences

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Ratnanagar (Chitwan), May 29: Six persons involved in various offences were arrested from different locations in Chitwan in the past couple of days. Police arrested two accused of assaulting a youth with sharp weapons and four for attacking a police constable after getting intoxicated...

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काठमाडौँ । गायिका योजना पुरीको नयाँ सांगीतिक कोसेली ‘समर्पण’ बृद्धबृद्धाविच...

जापानी निर्देशकले तयार पारे ‘माई लभः प्रोमिस अफ काडमाण्डु’ तयार

काठमाडौं । ‘दुई बर्षअघि नेपालमा भुइँचालो जाँदा म जापानमा थिएँ । जब मैले नेपालमा...

Dinesh Adhikari’s ‘Bhariyako Bhugol’ releasing this week

Poet Dinesh Adhikari’s new poetic venture is to be released this weekend by publication Nepa~laya. Titled Bhariyako Bhugol – ‘World of a Porter’ is being released amidst nepa~laya’s Paleti series...

Actress Pamela Anderson plays down Assange romance rumors

Mar 31, 2017- Actress Pamela Anderson was coy about a rumored romance with Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, saying his being holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London made dating “a little bit...

INTERVIEWS

Breaking With Tradition, This Trail Runner Is Finding Her Way

Two years ago, Nepali runner Mira Rai went for a jog in Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park, just outside of Kathmandu. As she darted along the hilly trails, she happened to meet a few other runners and casually jogged with them for a while, chatting and laughing. They told her to come back a few days later, for what she assumed was a training run. When...

Nepal’s beautiful ‘veggie seller’ becomes internet sensation

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Election largely peaceful; opportunity to pave way for national prosperity

KATHMANDU: Finally the first phase of civic polls – first-ever election after the promulgation of the new Constitution – has been held amidst uncertainties and unwelcoming predictions. The local level elections in the provinces no. 3, 4 and 6...

नेपाली समाचार

जिनाइन केराको बिरुवाको माग बढ्दो

दाङ, १४ जेठ । जिल्लामा पछिल्लो समयमा नयाँ जातको ‘जिनाइन’ केराको बिरुवाको माग बढ्दोे छ । थोरै समयमा धेरै उत्पादन गर्न सकिने सकिने यो केराको माग अत्यधिक रहेकाले नर्सरीमा रहेका बिरुवा किसानलाई पु¥याउनै मुस्किल भएको ‘स्वर्गद्वारी...

BUSINESS NEWS

Quality improvement in country’s economy: growth estimated to be seven per cent

Kathmandu, May 28: The Government has estimated the economic growth of the current fiscal year to increase by 6.94 per cent. According to the Economic Survey 2016/17 released by the Ministry of Finance here today, favourable climate leading to rise in agriculture productivity, increase in capital expenditure,...

TECHNOLOGY NEWS

Bitcoin jumps to a record, nears $1,500 on a spike in demand from Japan

Bitcoin leaped to a fresh record high Tuesday, spurred by a jump in global trading activity. The digital currency climbed almost 3 percent to an all-time high of $1,442.58 Tuesday, according to CoinDesk. The currency has jumped almost 7 percent in the two days to begin May. Alex Sunnarborg, a CoinDesk research analyst, pointed to a spike in global trading volume, especially from Japan and its bitFlyer bitcoin exchange. There seems to be an increasing amount of capital flows into bitcoin from around the globe. “The biggest driver right now...

WORLD NEWS

Manchester attack: CCTV shows bomber before arena blast

CCTV images showing suicide bomber Salman Abedi on the night he attacked Manchester Arena killing 22 people, have been been released by police. Fourteen locations are being searched and 11 men remain in custody on suspicion of terror offences. Abedi’s identity was known within two hours of Monday’s attack, police said. The UK threat level has been reduced from critical to severe and soldiers deployed to support the police will be gradually withdrawn from Monday night. Prime Minister Theresa May made the announcement after leading a meeting...

ASIA NEWS

51 stranded Nepalis in Malaysia rescued

Kathmandu, May 26: The Nepali Embassy in Malaysia has rescued 51 Nepali migrant workers stranded in Malaysia. A team of the Nepali Embassy in Kuala Lumpur on May 9 visited the Nepalis, who were taking shelter at a returnee shelter home. The migrant workers from different districts including Sindhuli, Sunsari, Baglung, Panchthar and Rautahat were stranded there after they failed to manage air ticket to return home. They were rescued after the Embassy bore all the expense of the air ticket and sent them back home. RSS

LIFE STYLE

Actress Pamela Anderson plays down Assange romance rumors

Mar 31, 2017- Actress Pamela Anderson was coy about a rumored romance with Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, saying his being holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London made dating “a little bit difficult”. Speaking to a Swedish television talk show, the former “Baywatch” actress and animal rights activist said she had probably spent more time with Assange than with any other man lately but would not be drawn on details. British media have reported Anderson has been spotted visiting Assange at the central London embassy,...

SPORTS NEWS

UML’s woman candidate wins mayor’s post in Kawasoti

Nawalparasi, May 19: A woman candidate from the CPN (UML) has won the mayor’s post in Kawasoti Municipality in Nawalparasi. Chandra Pun received 13, 041 votes to win the mayor’s post while her closest rival from Nepali Congress, Mahendra Pokharel, garnered 12,594 votes. In the deputy mayor’s post of the municipality, UML’s Prem Shankar Mardaniya has won with a total of 13,814 votes. His closest rival, Khagisara Gurung, of Nepali Congress garnered 11, 613 votes. RSS