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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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Off again

Local electionsThe decision to remove from draft constitution the provision of new elections to local level bodies within six months of promulgation of the new constitution is unfortunate. The provision was apparently removed after UCPN (Maoist) objected to it. Local polls, in its reckoning, would be 'costly' and 'inappropriate' before the final map of federal Nepal is ready. The Maoist reservation, in reality, is motivated by much baser political calculations. After the drubbing it received in the second CA elections, the party is clearly not...


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...



Expansion of Tripureshwor-Nagdhunga road resumes

KATHMANDU, June 30: The government has resumed road-expansion along the Tripureshwor-Nagdhunga section in Kathmandu Valley. The work had remained stalled following the April 25 earthquake and aftershocks.Kathmandu Valley Development Authority (KVDA) Thursday resumed the marking of illegally built structures for...


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