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    Nepal’s parliament approves new map

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:55am on June 19, 2020

    Nepal’s National Assembly on Thursday unanimously passed the Constitution Amendment Bill to update the country’s political and administrative map incorporating three Indian territories...

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    Nepal to deport five foreigners arrested at coronavirus protest

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:57am on June 18, 2020

    Five foreigners from Australia, China and the US will be deported from Nepal and barred from returning for two years after protesting against the government’s...

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    Nepal parliament vote steps up border friction with India

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:42am on June 14, 2020

    Nepal’s lower house of parliament on Saturday approved a new national emblem with a controversial political map that includes strategic territories disputed with its giant...

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    7 foreigners held at anti-govt protests in Nepal

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 08:37pm on June 13, 2020

    Nepali police arrested 10 protesters including foreign nationals from Australia, the United States and China on Saturday as hundreds staged a demonstration in Kathmandu against...

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    Nepali police clash with lockdown protesters

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 01:02am on June 10, 2020

    Police fired water cannon at about 500 people who staged a demonstration in Kathmandu on Tuesday against the Nepali government’s handling of the coronavirus crisis....

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    Six new ambassadors designated 

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 06:41pm on June 08, 2020

    The government would send new ambassadors to Bangladesh embassies in Brunei, Indonesia, Nepal, Singapore, South Africa and Sri Lanka. Nahida Rahman Shumona, currently a director...

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    Bangladesh athletes get rare good news

    | Updated at 05:36pm on May 28, 2020

    Bangladesh’s athletes have the chances to bag two more bronze medals from track and field events six-month after the 13th South Asian Games ended in...

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    Nepal approves new map amid border row with India

    Agence France-Presse. Kathmandu, Nepal | Updated at 08:42pm on May 19, 2020

    Nepal has drawn-up a new political map that includes strategically important territory it disputes with India, officials said Tuesday, as the Himalayan country takes a...

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    Nepal police fire live rounds as Indian farmers try to cross border

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 11:32pm on May 17, 2020

    Nepal’s police fired live rounds into the air to deter Indian farmers trying to cross the border to harvest their corn amid the coronavirus lockdown,...

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    Nepal logs first virus death

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 09:52am on May 17, 2020

    Nepal reported its first coronavirus death late Saturday —a 29-year-old woman who recently gave birth —as the total number of people infected in the country...