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Nepal on its way to access results-based payments for REDD+

Nepal made new headway in the REDD+ readiness process with the approval of…

Garcia Marquez, godfather of magic realism, dies at 87

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel-winning Colombian author who used magical…

EC proposes amendment of local body act 2048

The Election Commission (EC) has proposed amendment of the Local Body…

Chitwan court releases two Maoist cadres on bail

The Chitwan District Court on Thursday released two Maoist cadres arrested…

Scientists unscramble the great sperm-egg secret

Scientists said they had made the long-sought discovery of how sperm latches…

Money laundering dept bans property worth Rs 340 m

Kathmandu, April 17: Over 520 complaints have been so far lodged at the…

House meeting adjourned until Friday

The meeting of Legislature-Parliament has been postponed to Friday, as the…

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April 17 2014 headlines in Nepali dailies

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Oli is back to business after treatment in Delhi

Oli is back to business after treatment in Delhi

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Economy

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Govt to provide Rs 2 billion to NOC to ease availability of petroleum products

The government is all set to extend loan assistance of Rs 2 billion to cash-strapped Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) in…

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Death toll in Mt Everest avalanche rises to nine

The death toll in an avalanche just below Camp II of Mount Everest in Solukhumbu district has risen to nine.

Sports

Biratnager enters semis of One-Day National Cricket

Region No. 1 Biratnagar has qualified to the semi-finals of the ongoing Pepsi Standard Chartered One-Day National…

In Focus

Tribal conflict in South Sudan forces people to live like refugees at home

13-04-2014 Hits:528 Features shanjib

Juba (South Sudan), April 12: People of South Sudan, the world's youngest nation, are living a life of internal refugees due to a tribal conflict that has paralysed the country for the past four months.

World

Garcia Marquez, godfather of magic realism, dies at 87

Garcia Marquez, godfather of magic realism, dies at 87

18-04-2014 Hits:81 world news Sanjeev Singh

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel-winning Colombian author who used magical realism to tell epic sto...

Opinion & Analysis

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On the Semester System

On the Semester System

02-04-2014 shanjib

The development of any country depends very much on the quality of its education process and system. Education is the...

Fine tuning Nepali development to international standards

Fine tuning Nepali development to international standards

07-03-2014 rabindra

Now is the time for Nepal to prove itself a successful Asia-Pacific democracy which  can also deliver on the people’s...

What Sushil Koirala must do to safeguard Nepali democracy

15-02-2014 anand

Last week,  Sushil Koirala from Nepali Congress officially became the 37th Prime Minister of  Nepal backed by almost unanimous voting...

On Consensus Politics

On Consensus Politics

09-02-2014 shanjib

It is now over two months since the expensive second grand CA election that was supposed to settle the fate...

Next Nepali Prime Minister

Next Nepali Prime Minister

09-02-2014 anand

The next prime minsiter of Nepal faces the challenge of garnering support and balancing the power game in order to...

In a state of mourning

In a state of mourning

29-01-2014 rajesh

Did you know that there might have been a five percent decrease in the dolphin population in Nepal last year?

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Forex

Exchange Rate for 18 Apr 2014    
Currency
Buying*
Selling*
U.S. dollar
1
96.17
96.77
European euro
1
133.28
134.12
UK pound sterling
1
161.71
162.72
Swiss franc
1
109.54
110.22
Australian dollar
1
89.86
90.42
Canadian dollar
1
87.31
87.85
Singapore dollar
1
76.94
77.42
Japanese yen
10
9.42
9.48
Chinese renminbi (Yuan)
1
15.46
15.56
Saudi Arabian riyal
1
25.64
25.80
Qatari riyal
1
26.41
26.58
Thai baht
1
2.99
3.01
UAE Dirham
1
26.18
26.35
Malaysian ringgit
1
29.70
29.89
South Korean Won 100
9.26
9.31
Indian Rupees
100
160.00
160.15
*In Nepalese Rupees (Rs)

Int'l Coverage on Nepal

Soaring Trips to a Temple in Nepal

Soaring Trips to a Temple in Nepal

18-04-2014 Hits:137 Int'l Coverage Sanjeev Singh - avatar Sanjeev Singh

The faces in “Manakamana,” a transporting ethnographic film set in a green sliver of Nepal, stare into the camera, out into space and, perhaps, into the great beyond. The faces are sometimes creased a...

Diaspora

University of Leeds launches free online course

28-03-2014 Hits:2835 Diaspora nepalnews

The University of Leeds-- a leading British University—has launched a free online course.

Qatar to improve labour laws: EU parliamentarian

26-03-2014 Hits:1498 Diaspora Reuters

Qatar has promised to improve its labour laws, a member of the European parliament visiting the Gulf Arab state said,...

Arrangements needs to be made to allow Nepalis living/working abroad to vote during elections: KC

26-03-2014 Hits:1405 Diaspora

Chairperson of Rastriya Janamorcha Party Chitra Bahadur KC on Tuesday demanded that the government make necessary provisions and arrangements so...

Major Dewan appointed Magistrate

Major Dewan appointed Magistrate

17-03-2014 Hits:4394 Diaspora nepalnews

Chairman of the British Gurkha Welfare Society (BGWS), Major (Retd.) Tikendra Dal Dewan, has been appointed as ‘Justice of the...


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