| February 13, 2016


  • | Saturday, 13 February 2016 08:11

    Taskforce asked to draft political body ToR by Sunday

    Cross-party leaders suggest PM not to sign any controversial deal with India KATHMANDU, Feb 13: A meeting of top leaders from the three major political parties has entrusted the joint taskforce with drafting the Terms of Reference (ToR) of the proposed political mechanism for studying and suggesting ways to resolve the disputes over provincial boundaries. The joint taskforce, which comprises representatives from the three major political parties and the agitating Madhes-based parties, has been asked to prepare the ToR of the proposed political body by Sunday.
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All-party meeting

Prime Minister KP Oli and other political leaders attend an all-party meeting at Baluwatar, Kathmandu. (Dinesh Gole) ...

Our flag our pride

National flags put on sale at Basantapur, Kathmandu. Nepal’s flag is the world's only non-quadrilateral national flag. (Pratik Rayamajhi) ...

Majestic mountains

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Chinese Lunar New Year

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PM's trip to India to normalize bilateral ties

BABIYACHAUR (Myagdi), Feb 13: CPN-UML Secretary Pradip Gyawali has said that the Prime Minister's official trip to India, scheduled for next week would be concentrated to normalize bilateral ties.At news conference organized by the Press Chautari, Myagdi chapter today, leader Gyawali...


Two killed Chitwan road in mishap

CHITWAN, Feb 13: Two people died on the spot when a truck rammed a cycle rickshaw at Lions Chowk, Narayangadh this morning.The rickshaw driver and a woman travelling in it were killed in the mishap that occurred at 6.25 am,...


Music to ears

Agreement on political bodyWe are delighted that the discussions between the Big Three and the agitating Madheshi Morcha on federal demarcations is finally bearing fruit—after five, long months of deadlock. For the purpose, the two sides on Friday agreed to the formation of a high-level political mechanism before the start of the prime minister’s official India visit starting February 19th. The political mechanism’s TOR is to be worked by the next one week. We, too, believe Prime Minister Oli’s India visit would be more meaningful...


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