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45,000 left homeless after Indonesia quake

45,000 left homeless after Indonesia quake

Tens of thousands of people have been displaced after a devastating earthquake in Indonesia killed more than 100 people, an official said Saturday, leaving communities in ruins as aid trickled into the disaster-stricken province. "We have 45,300 people evacuating in several places as of...बाँकी

Pushpa Basnet nominated for CNN Super Hero

Pushpa Basnet nominated for CNN Super Hero

Social worker Pushpa Basnet, who has been involved in exemplary work by providing shelter to the children forced to live with their convicted parents in prison, has been nominated for CNN Super Hero title. Basnet established Early Childhood Development Centre (ECDC) at Budhanilkantha to...बाँकी

NC leader Singh stresses all party unity for constitution implementation

NC leader Singh stresses all party unity for constitution implementation

Nepali Congress leader and former Deputy Prime Minister Prakash Man Singh said that the constitution amendment proposal was not registered at the interest of any external forces but to address the demands of the dissenting Tarai based parties. Speaking in a programme organized in...बाँकी

Climate change could render Sudan ‘uninhabitable’

Climate change could render Sudan ‘uninhabitable’

 Sudan's ecosystems and natural resources are deteriorating.Temperatures are rising, water supplies are scarce, soil fertility is low and severe droughts are common. After years of desertification, its rich biodiversity is under threat and drought has hindered the fight against hunger. This burden is affecting...बाँकी

Sri Lanka to invite private investment in higher education sector

Sri Lanka to invite private investment in higher education sector

Sri Lanka would open up the higher education sector for private investment, a top official said here on Wednesday. Sri Lankan Higher Education and Highways Minister, Lakshman Kiriella told Xinhua that five foreign universities including Manipal University of India had agreed to put up...बाँकी

Agitation does not resolve crisis: Minister Giri

Agitation does not resolve crisis: Minister Giri

Minister for Irrigation Deepak Giri has urged all political parties to be responsible towards the people and the country. Speaking in a press meet organized by the Nepal Press Union Banke chapter today, Minister Giri said that some forces were misleading the people in...बाँकी

NC leader Poudel stresses need for political unity to resolve crisis

NC leader Poudel stresses need for political unity to resolve crisis

Nepali Congress senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel has emphasised the unity among political parties to give the country a way out of the current political crisis. Talking to media-persons at Tribhuvan International Airport today after his return from a 10-day Japan visit, he said,...बाँकी

Matteo Renzi’s referendum defeat risks Italy political crisis

Matteo Renzi’s referendum defeat risks Italy political crisis

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's heavy referendum defeat on Sunday has left the country facing political and economic uncertainty. Mr Renzi announced his resignation after his plan to reform the constitution was rejected by voters.Italy's president, who he will see later on Monday, will...बाँकी

Team for U-19 Asia Cup announced

Team for U-19 Asia Cup announced

A 19-member cricket team is representing Nepal in the Under-19 Asia Cup to be held in Sri Lanka this month. The team playing for the country in the tournament was announced by a selection committee comprisingInternational Cricket Council's Development Officer for the Asia region...बाँकी

Amendment proposal for enforcing constitution: DPM Nidhi

Amendment proposal for enforcing constitution: DPM Nidhi

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs Bimalendra Nidhi has said the government forwarded the constitution amendment process for finding ways to enforce constitution and hold elections. Addressing an inaugural ceremony of the Shreemadbhagawat Dhanyanchal Gyan Mahayagya (a religious function) at Chagunarayan of...बाँकी