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Nepal begins large-scale awareness campaigns to tackle dengue outbreak

Campaigns are underway to destroy mosquitoes in cooperation with local-level authorities and reform committees.

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Nepal police arrests five Chinese nationals for hacking ATMs

The hackers were arrested for stealing millions of rupees from the bank accounts of subscribers by forging their ATM cards.

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Nepal Prime Minister mourns Arun Jaitley's demise

The former Finance Minister was placed under observation at the hospital's Cardio-Neuro-Centre.

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Nepal plans SAARC Foreign Ministers' informal meet on UN General Assembly sidelines

The 18th SAARC summit was held in Kathmandu in 2014 and Pakistan was to host the next summit in 2016.

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Nepal mulls minimum Everest criteria after deadly season

The requirement is being proposed after a deadly traffic-clogged season saw 11 climbers die on Everest, which some experts blamed on inexperience.

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Nepal issues warning as water level of major rivers likely to rise

People residing near the rivers especially the Terai region have been advised to be cautious till Saturday.

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Nepal airport closed after plane skids off runway

'Our teams are working to remove the plane and reopen the airport,' the airport's general manager Raj Kumar Chettri told AFP. 

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Former United Nation aid worker jailed in Nepal for sexually abusing boys

Dalglish, who was present in court for the sentencing on Monday, pleaded not guilty and would appeal, his lawyer said

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Nepal court announces 16 years jail term, one million penalty for ex-UN worker

The single bench, headed by Judge Arjun Adhikari, made the final announcement over the case placing an order to pay five lakhs rupees each victim under cases 295 and 296 (Code to hide the identity…

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Nepal: Flood alert issued, heavy rains expected for next 2 days in Kathmandu

The department has also predicted continuous rainfall for the next two days, The Himalayan Times reported.

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Nepal halts Tibetans from holding Dalai Lama's birthday celebrations

The 14th Dalai Lama, Lhamo Thondup, who was born on July 6, 1935, is known for his messages of unity and compassion.

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Nepal denies Tibetans' request to hold Dalai Lama birthday celebration

The Dalai Lama turned 84 on Saturday and his followers in Nepal had hoped to celebrate the occasion in the capital, Kathmandu, but the communist government rejected their request.

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Nepal: 4.6 magnitude quake jolts Kathmandu

The tremor was felt around 4:15 p.m. (local time), according to the Nepal Seismology Center (NSC).

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Nepal Police arrest Pakistani couple for stealing foreign currency

The duo has been identified as 32-year-old Mohasin Khan and 31-year-old Puja Mohasin Khan native of Lahore, Pakistan.

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Nepal protester shot dead after boy dies in mining pit

The boy fell and drowned in the deep pit Saturday when he had gone for a dip in the river as the temperature rose to 35 degrees Celsius in the area. 

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