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Gokarna Meet Positive, Claims Bhattarai
To sit again for talks on Oct 26
KATHMANDU, Oct 22: Chairman of Constitutional Political and Consensus Committee (CPDCC) Baburam Bhattarai has said that the meeting between major three political parties held at Gorkarna Forest Resort has created positive environment for consensus.

“Serious discussions were held between top leaders of three parties on state-restructuring, forms of governance, electoral system and judicial system. No agreement has been reached on these issues however, a positive environment has been built as all parties presented their views and tried to end doubts toward each other,” Bhattarai remarked after the meeting.
Lot Yet To Be Done In Early Warning, Guide Training: Govt
KATHMANDU, Oct 22: With the benefit of hindsight following the snowstorm that killed over 33 trekkers, including 16 foreign nationals, the government has realized that there is a lot to be done in terms of early warning, maintaining of records and proper training of trekking guides, officials said on Tuesday.

The government has issued directives in this regard to the authorities concerned and also decided to introduce some new provisions relating to the movement of trekkers and to weather forecasting and evaluation.
CA Gives CPDCC 12 More Days To Settle Disputes
NC, UML, some other parties lobby to go for voting

 UCPN (Maoist), Madhesi insist on consensus

KATHMANDU, Oct 22: The Constituent Assembly (CA) meeting on Tuesday gave 12 days more to the CA´s Constitutional Political Dialogue and Consensus Committee (CPDCC) for settling disputes in the contents of new constitution.

While making announcement of deadline extension yet again, CA Chairman Subas Nembang said this is the last chance given to the CPDCC to settle the unresolved disputes.
Nepali Woman Trafficked To B'desh Repatriated
KATHMANDU, Oct 22 : A Nepali woman trafficked to Bangladesh has been rescued home with the help of local Bangladeshi NGOs, government authorities and Nepal embassy in Dhaka.

One Phul Kumari Chaudhary (name changed) of Govindapur VDC in Morang district was repatriated to Nepal on Saturday with the help of Nepali embassy in Dhaka. An official at the embassy accompanied the 38-year-old woman to Kathmandu from Dhaka and was handed over to Maiti Nepal.
FM Lauds Modi For Prioritizing Neighbors
KATHMANDU, Oct 22 : Minister for Foreign Affairs Mahendra Bahadur Pandey has hailed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his policy of prioritizing neighboring countries.

During his meeting with Modi in New Delhi on Monday, Pandey also appreciated Modi´s focus on regional cooperation under the SAARC framework. Modi had suggested Nepal to take up certain issues that is common to all SAARC members to ensure that they are brought to implementation.
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