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with just 10 months remaining in the framework agreement signed with china for the belt and road initiative ne
With just 10 months remaining in the framework agreement signed with China for the Belt and Road Initiative, Nepal has failed to make any headway on infrastructure project negotiations in the last 26 months. — by @anilkathmandu
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at a half century old sanskrit college there is a will but there is no money on the state of things at balmiki
At a half-century-old Sanskrit college, there is a will, but there is no money // @alishas_10 on the state of things at Balmiki Campus
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nepal doesn t grow any palm but it still exported rs 87 billion worth of palm oil last year by khanalrajesh1
Nepal doesn't grow any palm. But it still exported Rs 8.7 billion worth of palm oil last year. — by @khanalrajesh1
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nepal s police force is heavily male and woefully undertrained when it comes to dealing with survivors of sexu
Nepal's police force is heavily male and woefully undertrained when it comes to dealing with survivors of sexual violence.

@bbhrikuti reports, in detail, what it's like for rape survivors to go to the police to file a complaint
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today we make a promise to our readers at a time when trust in the news media continues to decline at home and
Today, we make a promise to our readers:

At a time when trust in the news media continues to decline, at home and abroad, we will practice our journalism with dignity, with earnestness, and honesty. We will write and report without fear or favour.

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good morning nepal today we give you a new kathmandu post and a new
Good morning, Nepal!

Today, we give you a new Kathmandu Post and a new
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heard some concerns about the discrepancy in our masthead last couple of days so i personally came to the pres
Heard some concerns about the discrepancy in our masthead last couple of days, so I personally came to the press to investigate what's going on.

All should be well in the morning. Don't forget to pick up a copy. It's still five rupees only.
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in 1989 we lived the illusion of unstoppable democratic advance democratic values have since receded in 2008 w
"In 1989, we lived the illusion of unstoppable democratic advance. Democratic values have since receded. In 2008, we enjoyed the illusion of racial progress. Today, Donald Trump is in the White House."
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since the top melamchi official is in the news today here s a story we reported in march nepali bureaucrats re
Since the top Melamchi official is in the news today, here's a story we reported in March:

Nepali bureaucrats regularly asked for ‘their cut’ from Melamchi contractor, Italian officials say
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what s making the floods in nepal s southern plains even more dangerous excessive exploitation of the chure ra
What's making the floods in Nepal's southern plains even more dangerous?

Excessive exploitation of the Chure range for natural resources, according to environmentalists // by @CK_Mandal

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hey time was he in jail for swimming
Hey TIME, was he in jail for swimming?
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nearly 1200 people have died in nepal bangladesh and india in the worst floods in years images epa reuters
Nearly 1,200 people have died in Nepal, Bangladesh and India in the worst floods in years (Images: EPA, Reuters)
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death toll in lasvegas makes it the deadliest shooting in us history other major shootings orlando 49 virginia
Death toll in #LasVegas makes it the deadliest shooting in US history.

Other major shootings:
Orlando: 49
Virginia Tech: 32
Sandy Hook: 27
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serena williams was 17 when she defeated steffi graf 17 years later she s tied her record of 22 grand slam win
Serena Williams was 17 when she defeated Steffi Graf.

17 years later, she's tied her record of 22 Grand Slam wins.
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video donald trump gets booed as he arrives at his polling place
VIDEO: Donald Trump gets booed as he arrives at his polling place.
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this week in tear gas ecuador turkey egypt and america can you tell which one is where ferguson
THIS WEEK IN TEAR GAS: Ecuador, Turkey, Egypt, and America.

Can you tell which one is where? #Ferguson
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french police is asking people to not report tweet on the situation around bataclan right now
French police is asking people to not report/tweet on the situation around Bataclan right now.
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bbc presenter you re the first person to win 2 tennis golds andy murray venus amp serena have won 4 each
BBC presenter: "You're the first *person* to win 2 tennis golds"
Andy Murray: “Venus & Serena have won 4 each.”
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donald trump s statement on dallas shooting is short sensible and unlike anything else he s done recently
Donald Trump's statement on #Dallas shooting is short, sensible, and unlike anything else he's done recently.
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this whole bravsger match summed up in less than six seconds
This whole #BRAvsGER match, summed up in less than six seconds.
Total(1) => 0.45340895652771 f_f_QM(2) => 0.1770920753479 indS(2) => 0.06407904624939 indM(2) => 0.11047005653381 indM_1(2) => 0.0022573471069336 indM_2(2) => 0.00088906288146973 indM_4(2) => 0.00425124168396 indM_5(2) => 0.054327011108398 indM_6(2) => 0.011402130126953 indM_7(2) => 0.0047681331634521 indM_8(2) => 0.0052120685577393 indM_9(2) => 0.013931751251221 indM_10(2) => 0.012876987457275 f_f_pTL(2) => 0.27432084083557 f_f_dT(20) => 0.27394461631775