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Experts Call For Reducing Social Cost Of Migration
KATHMANDU, Dec 22: Experts on Sunday called for concerted efforts from all stakeholders to minimize social cost of foreign employment.

Although foreign employment has made a few positive impacts, experts maintained that the country has incurred a huge social cost, including family disintegration, rise in the number of handicapped people and deserted villages.
Oppn Parties Plan Street Protests
KATHMANDU, Dec 22 : The Federal Republic Front (FRF), a 19-party alliance led by the main opposition UCPN (Maoist), has decided to take to the streets to exert pressure on the ruling parties to bring a progressive constitution.

A meeting of the FRF held at Singha Durbar on Sunday formed an 11-member taskforce entrusted with preparing plans for street protests.
Interparty Relations Sour Badly
KATHMANDU, Dec 22: The relations between major ruling and opposition parties has badly soured and top leaders from major political parties have started to spit venom against each other even as the deadline to promulgate new constitution is approaching fast.

UCPN (Maoist) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal, who also heads the alliance of opposition parties, accused CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli of vitiating the environment for settling the disputes in constitution making in consensus and trying to bully the opposition parties just because the ruling parties command two-thirds majority in the Constituent Assembly (CA).
NC, UML Brass Get Huge Sums From Govt As Medical Expenses
3 Arrested On Charge Of Kidnapping Woman
KATHMANDU, Dec 22: Police on Saturday arrested three persons, including two women, from Jorpati of Kathmandu on the charge of kidnapping a woman.

Thirty-five-year-old Lakpa Lamini of Gumba VDC of Sindhupalchowk district was kidnapped by three people on Friday from Sitapaila of Kathmandu.
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