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    CIB gears up probe into racket 'trafficking' girls to Gulf

    KATHMANDU, Aug 5: The Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police has geared up its investigations into a racket involved in 'trafficking' Nepali girls who were jointly rescued by Indian police and Nepal's embassy in New Delhi two weeks back.Twenty-seven Nepali girls who were rescued from Mahilpalpur in New Delhi were sent back to Nepal on Tuesday by the Nepali embassy for further investigations. The Ministry of Women, Children and Social Welfare  handed the girls over to CIB in order to identify their destinations and the kingpins and agents involved in the racket. “We have begun enquires and detailed investigations…
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Taxi protest

Taxi drivers stage protest at New Baneshwor against the government decision to introduce new taxis in the capital. (Pratik Rayamajhi/Republica) ...

Student life

Students of Ganga Primary School at Saune gaun, Jaganath in Bajura district studying outside the class. There are nine students, two teaches and one staff in th ...

Parliamentary meeting

Finance Minister Dr Ram Sharan Mahat speaks at parliamentary finance committee meeting on Kathmandu-Nijgadh fast track in Singhadurbar, Kathmandu. (Dipesh Shres ...

Selfie time

Students take selfie at a botanical garden in Godavari, Lalitpur. (RSS)  ...


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Budget discussion disrupted after Maoists boycott

Budget discussion disrupted after Maoists boycott

KATHMANDU, Aug 4: Ministry-wise discussion of the budget has been affected after the main opposition UCPN (Maoist) boycotted the parliament meeting for the second consecutive day on Tuesday, venting its ire over the allocation of budget.Though the parliament secretariat planned...


Be flexible

Constitution makingNearly after two months of the 16-point deal that paved a way for constitution, 35 days after the Constituent Assembly unveiled draft constitution and two weeks after nationwide public feedback collection on the draft, constitution making process seems to have gone back to square one. This is troubling. While the four parties to the deal do not seem serious enough, rift has surfaced between the ruling Nepali Congress and CPN-UML. NC and UML are disputing whether draft constitution should be improved based on public...



Govt pledges to implement Mathema report in 30 days

Govt pledges to implement Mathema report in 30 days

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: The government has announced it is to implement the report of the Kedar Bhakta Mathema-led committee on medical education, through an action plan for the purpose, within the next 30 days.Making public the report prepared by the...


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