The RJP, a Madhes-centric party demanding liberal citizenship law for people in Madhes and an enhanced number of local bodies and Parliament seats in proportion to their population, had given a call for the “boycott” of the polls.
The French embassy in Kathmandu asked the Nepal govt to keep Charles Sobhraj at the hospital and not shift him to jail “until the doctors treating him confirm he is out of danger and that he could return back to his cell without having the risks of getting infections.”
The IS, which has lost large swathes of land over the past year, perhaps did not want to lose the structure, where Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had declared his so-called “caliphate” in 2014. Seeing the Iraqi flag over the minaret would have been a major moral blow for the group’s supporters.
The RJP forced representatives of the Election Commission on duty in Siraha district to sit on a dharna for an hour in support of their demands.
“We strongly condemn the terrorist blast in Kabul. Our thoughts are with the families of the deceased & prayers with the injured,” tweeted Narendra Modi
Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal aka Prachanda resigned from his post on Wednesday during his live address on live television
As Trump’s military escalation threatens to unravel the old order in the Middle East, India needs to act purposefully to limit the potential negative consequences for the Subcontinent.
The understanding was reached after the two removed former Prime Minister K P Oli from power in August.
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The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the media wing of the army, said that the “tweet on April 29, 2017 was not aimed at any government office or person.”
Yameen Rasheed, an Indian Express columnist, a key figure in a new generation of campaigners against religious fundamentalism
The military exercise named ‘Sagarmatha Friendship-2017’ will also focus on common interests like disaster management.
US President assured that China wants ‘denuclearisation of Korean Peninsula’
Muslimyar was a speaker at the opening of the forum with Zhang Gaoli, Vice Premier of China’s State Council, Puspa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’, Prime Minister of Nepal and U Myint Sw, Vice President of Myanmar.
Chang, told his Nepali counterpart Balkrishna Khand on Thursday that China would provide heavy equipment and other logistics for the Nepal army on UN peacekeeping missions as well as for disaster management.
“Instead of rewarding the security officials and the chief of district administration for the restrain they showed, their transfer by the government was condemnable act which amounts to endorsing the act of Morcha,” they said.
Police said the bus, that left district headquarters Khalanga in the morning , fell into Pasagarh river killing 13 on the spot, while at least another seven died in the hospital.
The clash makes the possibility of local bodies election taking place as scheduled on May 14 uncertain.
“In the meantime, she will be seeking permission from the UN agency in Delhi that she works for, to get actively involved in politics,” an RPP-N source told The Sunday Express.
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The meeting also comes at a time when the Supreme Court faces criticism over the appointment of judges with political background after recommendation of their respective parties.
The dismissal followed a spat between Nepal PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda” and Gyawali holding each other responsible for the slow pace of work.
The Parliament was adjourned for the second week in a row as the Communist Party has been obstructing it.
Speaking at a programme in Dang, Prachanda said he will not buckle under Opposition pressure.
Nepal govt moved bill to meet Madhesi demands.
He was also critical of certain external donors and international NGOs who were involved in what he said was “instigating and defaming” the Nepalese army by “linking it with a certain religion and community”.
It is the Himalayan nation’s first UNESCO heritage world site to have been repaired after the earthquake.
The unified party will leave the issue of whether to back the restoration of the constitutional monarchy or accept republic Nepal to the delegate session that will take place soon.
The issue of the cost borne by the exchequer for expensive treatment of politicians, cutting across their political leanings, has been an issue of contention the past few months.
The order comes at a time when he is facing an impeachment motion in Parliament on multiple grounds.
Prachanda said Karki had undermined the government’s authority by announcing actions “against me when I was away on a state visit to India in mid-September”.
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The top US commander said that he was increasingly seeing a “convergence between the Haqqanis, the Taliban, the Al Qaeda and the Lashkar-e-Taiba” in Afghanistan.
The House, with an effective strength of 596, will require two-third majority endorsing it for adoption of the motion for impeachment.
Paul Glader, an associate professor at The King’s College in New York, described this presidential election campaign “as one of the worst”.
He has used every opportunity possible to tell his voters that with him, they get a straight-talking guy, someone who doesn’t get hemmed in by the political correctness of his rival Hillary Clinton and the other ‘liberals’.
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