RJPN summons CC meet to resolve disputes
KATHMANDU, July 20: The Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) on Thursday decided to call the party's central committee meeting to resolve the internal differences over party leadership, manifesto and party organization.
Candidacy nominations for Province 2 polls on Sept 6
KATHMANDU, July 20: The Election Commission (EC) has set September 6 as candidacy nominations day for the third round of the local elections to be held in Province 2.  The election body is conducting the third round of local elections in eight districts of Province 2 on September 18.
'2017 High Level Political Forum' concludes
KATHMANDU, July 20: The 2017 High-Level Political Forum (HLPF), convened under the auspices of the United Nations Economic and Social Council, concluded in New York on Wednesday by adopting its Ministerial Declaration, the Permanent Mission of Nepal to the United Nations in New York stated in a press release.
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WASHINGTON, July 20: President Donald Trump told The New York Times in an interview Wednesday that he never would have appointed Jeff Sessions as attorney general had he known Sessions would recuse himself from overseeing the Russia investigation.

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Despite rumblings that Kylie and Travis’ romance was headed downhill a video surfaced on July 12 of the pair locking lips at a gas station...
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MUMBAI, July 20: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has congratulated his wife, actress-MP Jaya Bachchan after she was named the Best Woman Parliamentarian of the Year (Rajya...
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MUMBAI, July 20: Actress Kangana Ranaut has suffered an injury while shooting "Manikarnika - The Queen of Jhansi" in Hyderabad and has been advised rest...
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Malaysia bans ‘Despacito’ on state radio, TV due to lyrics
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KUALA LUMPUR, July 20: Malaysia has banned “Despacito” on state radio and television, though it might be hard to slow the song’s record-breaking popularity. ...
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KATHMANDU, July 4: Khukuri FC, a Japan-based organization of Nepali migrants, said that it is organizing Khukuri FC First Running...
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Nepathya flies to Australia for series of concert
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KATHMANDU, July 4: Folk rock band Nepathya is flying to Australia for a musical tour, which includes series of concerts. ...
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WASHINGTON, June 26: An American court has sentenced Harshad Kumar Yadav to life in prison for murdering his wife Rina Yadav...
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