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    Nepal restores $2.5 billion hydropower plant contract to Chinese co

    Reuters . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:05am on September 24, 2018

    Nepal’s new government has reversed its predecessor’s decision and has asked China Gezhouba Group Corporation to build the nation’s biggest hydropower plant, an official said...

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    India says to help Nepal build rail link to Kathmandu

    Reuters . Kathmandu | Updated at 01:00am on September 01, 2018

    India will help Nepal construct a rail link between capital Kathmandu and an Indian border town for smoother movement of passengers and cargo to the...

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    Cooperation to curb Asia’s climate risks still too rare: scientists

    Reuters . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:52am on January 09, 2018

    When heavy monsoon rains triggered unprecedented flooding last August in the area around western Nepal’s Babai and West Rapti rivers, the swollen waters crossed the...

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    Nepal leftist appears heading for election victory

    Reuters . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:27am on December 10, 2017

    A leftist alliance between Nepal’s former Maoist rebels and moderate communists appeared to be heading for a victory in elections aimed at completing a transition...

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    Nepal will measure Mt Everest to see if lost height

    Reuters . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:30am on September 23, 2017

    will measure Mount Everest afresh to settle a controversy over height of the world’s tallest peak, especially after some estimates suggested it became a little...

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    Deuba new Nepal PM

    Reuters . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:37am on June 07, 2017

    Sher Bahadur Deuba, the head of the centrist Nepali Congress party, won election as the Himalayan nation’s new prime minister on Tuesday, days after his...

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    Nepal eyes fastest GDP growth rate in 23yrs

    Reuters . Kathmandu | Updated at 10:50pm on May 29, 2017

    Nepal said on Monday its economic growth for the fiscal year ending in mid-July was projected to be the highest in 23 years on the...

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    Nepal fails to deliver relief to quake survivors: rights group

    Reuters . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:48am on January 14, 2017

    Nearly two years since Nepal’s devastating earthquakes, millions of survivors languish in makeshift shelters as the government has failed to deliver billions of dollars pledged...