Mild earthquake with magnitude 4 hits Nepal

The quake with its epicentre located in the southern part of Kathmandu was recorded at 9.01 am, according to National Seismological Centre.

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Nepal deports 51 foreigners for overstaying

As per law, if a foreigner overstays without renewing tourist visa in excess of the period of 150 days, he or she will be expelled from the country. 

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Nepal: Rashtriya Janata Party Nepal quits prime Minister KP Oli's government

The party announced its decision after the Kailali District court handed over life sentence to its Member of Parliament Resham Chaudhary on Wednesday, on charges of conspiring the 2015 Tikapur…

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Two Nepalese girls rescued while being trafficked to India

The two girls, aged 18 and 20, who hail from Rasuwa district, were lured to go to New Delhi with promises of attractive jobs in Kuwait and Oman, police said.

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Former Deputy Prime Minister of Nepal Bharat Mohan Adhikari dies at 83

Adhikari, who also served as Finance Minister, died while undergoing treatment at Hams hospital in Kathmandu on Saturday, according to party sources.

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11 killed in Nepal bus accident

The jeep heading towards Hikila from Khalanga along Darchula- Tinkar road section plunged 500 metres into the Mahakali River on Friday night.

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Helicopter carrying Nepal's Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari, five others crashes

Moments after the chopper was reported missing, local residents in Pathibara area informed the police about a huge flame at the crash site.

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Two earthquakes with magnitude 4.4, 4.1 hit Nepal

First termor of 4.4-magnitude was recorded at 4.20 pm and its epicentre was at Dolakha district, about 150-km east of Kathmandu, according to the National Seismological Centre.

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Nepal: Protests outside Pakistan embassy to condemn Pulwama attack

The members of the civil society held banners and pamphlets condemning the attack.

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Protests in Nepal against Pulwama terror attack

Hundreds of people gathered at Parsa, Majottari Rupandehi and other adjoining districts staged demonstration , condemning the attack and expressing solidarity with India, according to officials.…

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Blast in Nepal's capital kills one, injures two

The incident occurred outside the headquarters of Ncell, a telecommunications company mostly owned by Malaysia-based Axiata Group Berhad.

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Nepal social media bill sparks freedom of speech concerns

Under the proposed law, the government would have the power to block social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube unless they register in Nepal.

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Nepal party demands reinstatement of Hindu state

Rastriya Prajatantra Party, led by former deputy premier Kamal Thapa, in a memorandum handed to Prime Minister K P Oli demanded that Nepal should be declared a Hindu state with complete religious…

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Bill introduced by Nepal PM proposes five years of jail for posting anti-government content on social media

'The bill registered by the government in the Parliament indicates that the communist government is moving towards authoritarian rule,' Nepali Congress leader said.

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Media bodies criticise Nepal's punishment proposal for posting anti-government content on social media

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its affiliated Nepal Press Union have strongly criticised the proposal, terming it as 'improper'. 

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