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Minister Acharya asks casinos to pay royalty dues within a week

Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Bhim Prasad Acharya said…

Appellate Court Chief Judge resigns over seniority row

Chief Judge of Jumla Appellate Court, Ek Raj Acharya, has put into papers on…

NTB receive flak from tourism associations

Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), an agency formed under public-private…

FNJ convention to be focused on working journalists' rights

The 24th general convention of Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) is to…

Canadian woman's letter arrives -- after 45-year delay

A 45-year-old letter arrived in the mailbox of a Canadian woman, who…

Revenue collection up by 120 percent to over Rs 97 billion

The revenue collection of the government has increased by 120 percent during…

No politics in corporations please, says Commerce Minister Thapa

Minister for Commerce and Supplies Sunil Bahadur Thapa has instructed the…

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April 23 2014 headlines in Nepali dailies

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Foreign domestic workers in Qatar: Shocking revelations of deception, forced labor and violence

Foreign domestic workers in Qatar: Shocking revelations of deception, forced labor and violence

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NHRC urges Adhikari couple to end hunger strike

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Economy

Minister Acharya asks casinos to pay royalty dues within a week

Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Bhim Prasad Acharya said that the government will take action against…

Society

Appellate Court Chief Judge resigns over seniority row

Chief Judge of Jumla Appellate Court, Ek Raj Acharya, has put into papers on Wednesday over the decision of Judicial…

Sports

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MMC to face Cambodia’s Svay Rieng on May 3 in AFC President’s Cup Qualifiers

Nepal’s Red Bull Martyrs’ A Division League champion Manang Marshyandi Club (MMC) is set to take on Cambodia’s League…

In Focus

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

13-04-2014 Hits:806 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

Pentagon scientists show off life-size robot

Pentagon scientists show off life-size robot

23-04-2014 Hits:171 world news Sanjeev Singh

US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel got a first-hand look at a life-size robot that resembles Hollywood...

Opinion & Analysis

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Nepal should brand itself as an inexpensive destination to encourage mass tourism: Lama

Nepal should brand itself as an inexpensive destination to encourage mass tourism: Lama

21-04-2014 anandg

Hari Man Lama is the Executive Chairman of Incentive Tours and Travels, which is the GSA of Malaysia-based long-haul, low-cost...

The Hague Awaits...

The Hague Awaits...

19-04-2014 rabindra

A few days ago, the long awaited Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and Enforced Disappearance Commission Bills were registered at...

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...

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Forex

Exchange Rate for 23 Apr 2014    
Currency
Buying*
Selling*
U.S. dollar
1
96.92
97.52
European euro
1
133.89
134.72
UK pound sterling
1
163.08
164.09
Swiss franc
1
109.62
110.30
Australian dollar
1
90.68
91.24
Canadian dollar
1
87.96
88.51
Singapore dollar
1
77.14
77.62
Japanese yen
10
9.45
9.51
Chinese renminbi (Yuan)
1
15.54
15.63
Saudi Arabian riyal
1
25.84
26.00
Qatari riyal
1
26.62
26.79
Thai baht
1
3.00
3.02
UAE Dirham
1
26.39
26.55
Malaysian ringgit
1
29.68
29.86
South Korean Won 100
9.34
9.40
Indian Rupees
100
160.00
160.15
*In Nepalese Rupees (Rs)



Int'l Coverage on Nepal

''It's too easy to go to Mt Everest now,'' says Canberra mountaineer

''It's too easy to go to Mt Everest now,'' says Canberra mountaineer

23-04-2014 Hits:319 Int'l Coverage Sanjeev Singh - avatar Sanjeev Singh

The president of the Canberra Climbers Association has criticised a culture of western entitlement at Mount Everest after the deaths of 13 local guides on Friday. Zac Zaharias, a Canberran who has cl...

Diaspora

Special report: Qatar govt failing to protect migrant domestic workers, including Nepalese, facing severe exploitations

23-04-2014 Hits:65 Diaspora nepalnews

The Qatari authorities are failing to protect migrant domestic workers who face severe exploitation, including forced labour and physical and...

Nepalnews Exclusive: A Nepali scientist involved in ground-breaking research in physics

Nepalnews Exclusive: A Nepali scientist involved in ground-breaking research in physics

21-04-2014 Hits:463 Diaspora nepalnews

A Nepali physicist, Dr Yadav Pandit, is involved in a trailblazing research to find how the subatomic particles that filled...

University of Leeds launches free online course

28-03-2014 Hits:3372 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:1759 Diaspora Reuters

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


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