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Closure of casinos leaves more than 11,000 jobless

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KATHMANDU, April 20: The government decision to close all casinos with effect from Sunday has left more than 11,000 people jobless.

Kishore Silwal, president of Casino Association of Nepal (CAN), told Republica that all casinos shut operations from Sunday as per the government decision. “The decision, however, has left more than 11,000 people employed by the casinos jobless,” he added. [More]

  Who needs a gym, anyway?  
  BY THE WEEK BUREAU  
 
We all know how essential exercises are for us. But more often than not, reality stares flatly at our face, points a finger accusingly at us and says, “You don’t have time to work out!” Increasing weight and health issues plague us, gradually draining the energy and resources out of us, and we eventually drag our unwilling selves to a nearby gym. Sadly, the newfound routine is short-lived and our hectic schedules pull us back to our jobs. We stress ourselves, move around less and intake more calories, all of which ultimately results in bad mood, a bulging tummy and increasing health problems.

No worries, however! The Week brings to you a few ways in which you can incorporate exercises into your daily routine and make your life a lot healthier and simpler.

 
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  • I miss my grandpa
    RUSHALI GIRI
    Readers write

    May 12, 2013. This date is deeply imprinted in my heart. This was the day my dearest grandpa left us. I remember very well that before he breathed his last, he was trying to tell me something but was unable to. His eyes were talking to me but he couldn’t raise his hands to give me his blessings. With eyes full of tears, I wanted to hug him tight and never wanted to let go of him. But I failed.

    Eleven months before the ill-fated day, my grandfather fell ill. But none of us ever thought that he would leave us all so soon. We took him to the hospital and brought him home after a few days of treatment. He looked absolutely fine then. He regularly took medicines and I used to sit by him and talk about everything every chance I got. I used to remind him of his medicines, too.   [More]
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