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Three suspects held for rape of teenage girl

Three suspects held for rape of teenage girl

  • 1 year ago

Police have arrested three suspects in connection to the rape of a 14-year-old girl at a guest house in Damak, Jhapa, on August 14. Deputy Superintendent of Police Shyamal Kumar Subba of the Area Police Office, Damak, told the Post on Monday that  Suman Rai, Samir Shrestha and Kiran Shrestha were arrested on August 20, as per the complaint registered by the girl.   Read more...>>
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Nepal cracks down after tourists scammed

Nepal cracks down after tourists scammed

  • 1 year ago

(CNN)Authorities in Nepal are launching a crackdown after it emerged trekking and mountaineering agencies were defrauding insurance companies for millions of dollars by charging them for unnecessary helicopter evacuations from Everest and other mountains in the Himalayas. According to Ghanashyam Upadhyaya, a spokesman for the Nepal Tourism and Civil Aviation Ministry, the authorities are taking action against 15 companies -- including tour agencies, hospitals and helicopter businesses -- for [...]
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The race to make the world's most powerful computer ever

The race to make the world's most powerful computer ever

  • 1 year ago

Quantum computers have long been touted as incredibly powerful machines that will be able to solve hugely complex computational problems much faster than any computer we have available today. But no-one can agree on the best way to make them. Who will win the race? Superfast quantum computers could speed up the discovery of new medicines, crack the most complex cryptographic security systems, design new materials, model climate change, and supercharge artificial intelligence, computer scienti [...]
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Amsterdam stabbing: Afghan suspect 'had terrorist motive'

Amsterdam stabbing: Afghan suspect 'had terrorist motive'

  • 1 year ago

The man, who has been named in Dutch media as Jawed S, was shot and wounded by police during the incident. Earlier the US ambassador said the two victims were American tourists. "We are aware that both victims were US citizens and have been in touch with them and their families," Pete Hoekstra said in a statement on Saturday. The authorities said: "Following an initial statement it has emerged the man had a terrorist motive."   Read more...>>
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India to help Nepal build rail link to Kathmandu

India to help Nepal build rail link to Kathmandu

  • 1 year ago

KATHMANDU, - India will help Nepal construct a rail link between capital Kathmandu and an Indian border town for smoother movement of passengers and cargo to the landlocked Himalayan nation, which neighbouring China is also trying to woo with a similar plan. An agreement to study the feasibility of a rail line linking the two countries was signed by officials on Friday during a meeting between Nepal's Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli and Indian premier Narendra Modi on the sidelines of a .. [...]
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PM Modi Stresses On Connectivity Within BIMSTEC Region

PM Modi Stresses On Connectivity Within BIMSTEC Region

  • 1 year ago

  KATHMANDU:  Stating that all countries of BIMSTEC seek peace and prosperity, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that this will be possible only if there is connectivity in all forms between member states of the regional bloc. "Each of our countries seek peace, prosperity and happiness, but in today's inter-connected world, we cannot achieve this alone," PM Modi told the inaugural session of the Fourth Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technica [...]
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Indian government refuses foreign aid for flooded Kerala

Indian government refuses foreign aid for flooded Kerala

  • 1 year ago

India doesn’t want any help with the flood of the century in Kerala, but it “deeply appreciates” the offers from foreign nations. That’s what officials said this week in refusing all foreign aid, including a reported US$100 million from the United Arab Emirates, to help with disaster relief in the flood-stricken southern state.   Read more...>>
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Dilasha Neupane crowned Miss Nepal US 2018

Dilasha Neupane crowned Miss Nepal US 2018

  • 1 year ago

Aug 20, 2018-Dilasha Neupane, a resident of Omaha, Nebraska, was crowned Miss Nepal US 2018. She came out on top among 16 other finalists in the pageant held on Sunday (August 20) at Grand Center in Plano, Texas. She will receive $5,000 in scholarship to fund her academic career. “I’m very happy and excited,” Neupane said after winning the crown. “I’m very privileged and humbled, most importantly.” The red velvety curtains may have closed on the stage [...]
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China, Nepal sign 14 pacts, including on railway construction

China, Nepal sign 14 pacts, including on railway construction

  • 2 years ago

Beijing, June 21 (IANS) China and Nepal on Thursday signed 14 agreements, including one on railway construction in the Himalayan nation, following a meeting between visiting Nepali Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli and his Chinese counterpart li Keqiang. Both sides struck the deal on conducting feasibility study of a railway line connecting the border town of Kerung to Nepali capital Kathmandu. The MoU was signed by Nepal's Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport Raghubir Mahaseth [...]
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China vows to back Nepal’s ‘territorial integrity’ as two sides sign US $2.4 billion of deals

China vows to back Nepal’s ‘territorial integrity’ as two sides sign US $2.4 billion of deals

  • 2 years ago

President Xi Jinping says countries are ‘facing new development opportunities’ during meeting with visiting Nepalese leader KP Sharma Oli. China has vowed to support Nepal’s efforts to maintain its “territorial integrity” as Beijing seeks to strengthen its ties with the Himalayan state and expand its influence in South Asia. The two sides also signed eight agreements worth US$2.4 billion, ranging from hydroelectric to water resources projects, cement factori [...]
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एन एन एस (NNS) को कन्सर्ट आयव्यय सार्वजनिक  (नाफा या घाटा के भयो ?)

एन एन एस (NNS) को कन्सर्ट आयव्यय सार्वजनिक (नाफा या घाटा के भयो ?)

  • 2 years ago

नेब्रास्का नेप्लीज सोसाइटीले आयोजना गरि सम्पन्न गरेको नया वर्ष शुभकामना साँझ तथा हिमाल सागर लाइभकन्सर्टको आयव्यय सार्वजनिक गरेको छ ।  शनिवार आयोजित सोसाइटीको विशेष बैठकको अवसर पारी सोआयव्यय सार्वजनिक गरिएको हो । सोसाइटीका अध्यक्ष राज आचार्यको अध्यक्षतामा सम्पन्न बैठकमा सचिव धिरेन्द्रन्यौपानेले आ [...]
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