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SAARC Summit Did Nepal Proud: Officials, Experts
KATHMANDU, Nov 29 : The successful hosting of the 18th SAARC Summit in Kathmandu has sent positive message not only about Nepal´s adept diplomacy and excellent security situation but also about her capacity to organize such a mega event.

Foreign policy experts said it was a ´great achievement´ for Nepal to be able to successfully host the South Asian regional event even in the midst of a critical political transition in Nepal.
State Restructuring Could Be Put On Hold: Oli
KATHMANDU, Nov 29: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli on Friday said that a new constitution can be promulgated by the January 22 deadline if the issue of state restructuring is put on hold to be finalized later by a federal commission and regular parliament.

Talking to a delegation of the Federation of the Nepali Journalists at his residence in Balkot, Bhaktapur, Oli said the January deadline for promulgating a new statute should be met at all costs. He was of the view that the contentious issues pertaining to state restructuring could be settled later by a federal commission.
12-hr Office Day A Logistical Challenge: Bureaucrats
MoGA holding 1st round talks with 10 ministries on Sunday

KATHMANDU Nov 29: Bureaucrats and civil service organizations have pointed out that it would be a challenging task to introduce the two-shift work system at government offices, given the lack of infrastructure and adequate staff.

The government had decided to introduce a two-shift system from Dec 16 at the Department of Passport, Department of Transport Management, district administration offices, land revenue offices, Department of Survey, Nepal Telecom offices and municipalities across the country.
New Academy Will Produce Competent Officers: Nepal Police
KATHMANDU, Nov 28 : With the signing of the memorandum of understanding (MoU) on grant assistance by India to set up a new National Police Academy, the Nepal Police said it expects the new academy to be instrumental in enhancing the force´s excellence.

“The modern and well-equipped National Police Academy will become a centre of excellence for the officers of the Nepal Police offering a wide range of learning and development opportunities,” AIG Surendra Bahadur Shah, Chief of Crime Investigation Department in Nepal Police said.
Statute By Jan 22 Possible Only Through Fast-track
-- CA calendar of events is now irrelevant: Oli
-- Statute by Jan 22 only if parties fast-track the task: Nembang

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: As the political leaders make no headaway toward resolving their disputes about the contents of the new constitution or the process of drafting it, promulgating the statute by the January 22 deadline has become more challenging.

Leaders closely involved in the interparty negotiations have started saying that producing the new constitution within less than two months "has almost become practically unfeasible".
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