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Protest over new constitution

Madhesi-based parties stage protest at Constituent Assembly meeting on Tuesday. They even tore the first draft of the new constitution. (Photo: Bijay Rai/Republ ...

Life in tent

A girl speaks on her cell phone near her tent at Tundikhel. (Bijay Gajmer/Republica) ...

National Paddy Day

Farmers in Goljung village in Rasuwa planting rice on Monday, the eve of Asar 15, which marks a climax in the paddy season in Nepal. With the arrival of the mon ...

Travelling through puddles

Motorcyclists struggle to drive through the puddles on the road along Old Baneshwor- Bhimsengola road section. The road construction of this section has not bee ...


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Work in progress

First draft of constitutionMany people would have liked to have seen many things included in the new constitution. The number of stakeholders in the constitutional process had been steadily increasing in the seven years since the election of the first Constituent Assembly in 2008. Pleasing them all was always going to be impossible. And so the murmurs of discontent over the draft constitution prepared by the four parties, who together command the support of over 90 percent CA members. In fact, the draft finalized on...


Relocate people in risky settlements within 15 days

KATHMANDU, June 30: The government on Tuesday directed three ministries--Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development, and Ministry of Urban Development--to relocate settlements at risk of landslides in the earthquake-hit districts to safer locations within two...



FNJ fears for press freedom under new statute

KATHMANDU, June 30: Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) has taken strong exception to the provisions made in the draft of new constitution of Nepal over press freedom.A meeting of the office bearers including chiefs of Kathmandu-based Associate Branch of FNJ...


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Battered schools

The recent earthquakes and numerous aftershocks...

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Good governance trap

Development and improved governance have tended...

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About time

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