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Deepak Kharel

NC candidate Maharjan wins Lalitpur Mayor

May 24, 2017 05:54 AM

KATHMANDU, May 24: Nepali Congress candidates Chiribabu Maharjan and Geeta Satyal are elected mayor and deputy-mayor of Lalitpur Metropolitan City respectively.

NC taking lead with 203 votes in Lalitpur Metropolis mayor

May 23, 2017 13:43 PM

LALITPUR, May 23: With just four wards remaining for vote counting, Nepali Congress candidate Chiribabu Maharjan has led CPN-UML Hari Krishna Byanjankar with 203 votes.

From vihar head to deputy-mayor race

May 23, 2017 02:10 AM

LALITPUR, May 23: Shova Shakya is the immediate past chairperson of  Lokkriti Vihar in Patan. She became  the first female chief of the monastery after 15 male chiefs. She  handled those responsibilities  for 10 years.

NC leads UML by 1935 votes in Lalitpur Metropolis

May 22, 2017 09:26 AM

LALITPUR, May 22: Nepali Congress mayoral candidate Chiribabu Maharjan continues to take the lead in the mayoral race of Lalitpur Metropolitan City with 19583 votes, compared to 17648 votes garnered by his closest rival CPN-UML mayoral candidate Hari Krishna Byanjankar.

UML emerges victorious in Mahalaxmi Municipality

May 22, 2017 09:17 AM

LALITPUR, May 22:  CPL-UML mayoral candidate Rameswor Shrestha and deputy mayoral candidate Nirmala Thapa have won the election held on May 14.

NC leads in mayoral race as Sajha Party challenges well for deputy mayor

May 19, 2017 10:15 AM

KATHMANDU, May 19: Nepali Congress candidate Chiribabu Maharjan continued his lead in the vote count of Lalitpur Metropolitan City mayoral post.

18 hours to count just 2,000 votes in Lalitpur

May 15, 2017 19:45 PM

KATHMANDU, May 15: It took around 18 hours to count just 2, 000 votes and strike a deal among candidates in a ward of the Lalitpur Metropolitan City (LMC). There are 29 wards in the LMC.

UML voters reject electoral alliance with RPP, more votes for UML without deputy mayoral candidate

May 15, 2017 09:23 AM

LALITPUR, May 15: UML voters have rejected an alliance with Rastriya Prajantra Party(RPP)  by casting votes in favor of their party which did not field deputy mayoral candidate following an electoral alliance was forged in some wards  between CPN-UML and RPP.

Vote counting after 11 pm in Lalitpur Metropolitan

May 14, 2017 21:37 PM

KATHMANDU, May 14: The counting of the votes of the Lalitpur Metropolitan City will be started after 11 PM on Sunday.

Peaceful election in Lalitpur (with photos)

May 14, 2017 15:21 PM

LALITPUR, May 14: As the vote casting is underway in 34 districts of the country, the election has drawn the voters in Lalitpur district to the polling stations as well.

Inundated Gabahal (Photo feature)

May 11, 2017 18:09 PM

KATHMANDU, May 11: On Thursday, the chauffeurs and the pedestrians moving through the road section from Gabahl to Mahapal in Patan experienced floating situation.

Japan provides Rs 8 m for reconstruction of Patan Durbar Square

May 4, 2017 15:00 PM

KATHMANDU, May 4: Japan has provided financial and technical assistance worth over Rs 8 million to Nepal for the reconstruction of Patan Durbar Square.

Woman jumps off 3-storey house for life as it catches fire

May 3, 2017 11:06 AM

KATHMANDU, May 3: A big fire has erupted at one house located at Dhunge Sanghu in Mahalaxmisthan of Lalitpur Metropolitan City early morning today.

UML and Maoist Center field mayor and deputy mayor candidates in Lalitpur

May 2, 2017 14:12 PM

KATHMANDU, May 2: CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) are about to file the candidacies of their representatives for mayoral and deputy mayoral positions in Lalitpur Metropolitan City.

COAS visits Tarai based NA barracks

April 29, 2017 18:44 PM

KATHMANDU, April 29: Chief of Army Staff Rajendra Chhetri has visited Barakh battalion in Birgunj and has inspected the activities of the barracks on Saturday.

Proposal to deploy Nepal Army for local polls awaits President's approval

April 20, 2017 11:30 AM

KATHMANDU, April 20: The proposal regarding the deployment of Nepal Army for the local polls slated for May 14 has been sent to the Office of the President for final endorsement after the  meeting of the Council of Ministers recently held approved it following the recommendation of the Security Council.

Govt exempts NA chopper users from paying fare arrears

April 7, 2017 13:12 PM

KATHMANDU, April 7: The Nepal government has decided to exempt various governmental and non-governmental organizations from paying the air fare arrears amounting to around Rs 32 million at the request of the Defense Ministry.

Govt fails to respond to UNHRC queries

April 3, 2017 03:04 AM

KATHMANDU, April 2: Though a signatory to the UN Convention against Torture (CaT), Nepal has long ignored the UN Human Rights Council (HRC)'s repeated calls to brief the UN body on hundreds of conflict-era cases where the state and the Maoist rebels allegedly resorted to extreme torture tactics.

UN Peacekeeping Chief inspects military exercise

April 1, 2017 17:59 PM

KATHMANDU, April 1: Chief of Department of Peacekeeping Operations of the United Nation (UN), Lieutenant General Carlos Humbreto Loitey has inspected the ongoing joint military exercises in Nepal.

Indian Army Chief in Nepal

March 28, 2017 10:12 AM

KATHMANDU, March 28: Indian Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Bipin Rawat has arrived in Kathmandu on Tuesday morning by a special flight of Indian Army.