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TheBull
Kathmandu takeover offer will not be raisedNew Zealand retailer Briscoe's bid for outdoor equipment and clothing chain Kat
Kathmandu takeover offer will not be raised
TheBull / Posted 35 minutes ago
New Zealand retailer Briscoe's bid for outdoor equipment and clothing chain Kathmandu appears doomed after it said its takeover offer will not be improved. Kathmandu's directors have advised shareholders to reject Briscoe's cash-and-scrip offer of... Read more
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Government Computer News
NASA, USAID expand environmental data projectThe SERVIR project is a joint effort by NASA and the U.S. Agency for Internatio
NASA, USAID expand environmental data project
Government Computer News / Posted 2 hours ago
The SERVIR project is a joint effort by NASA and the U.S. Agency for International Development to provide decision-makers around the globe with integrated satellite observations, ground-based data and forecast models to better monitor and forecast... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Straight Outta Muncie: Ball State alumnus shot famed hip-hop group's album, 'pushes the limit' for art"Straight Outta Compton" was the first studio album for N.W.A., an influential
Straight Outta Muncie: Ball State alumnus shot famed hip-hop group's album, 'pushes the limit' for art
Ball State Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
"Straight Outta Compton" was the first studio album for N.W.A., an influential hip-hop group. Ball State alumnus Eric Poppleton shot the cover for the hit album. PHOTO PROVIDED OF ERIC POPPLETON Eric Poppleton was in a vulnerable position. On the... Read more
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New Kerala
International Crisis Group issues conflict alert for Nepal The International Crisis Group (ICG) has issued a conflict alert for Nepal, w
International Crisis Group issues conflict alert for Nepal
New Kerala / Posted 5 hours ago
The International Crisis Group (ICG) has issued a conflict alert for Nepal, warning that the government must act urgently to reduce the risk of more violence in Madhes and the southern... Read more
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Quartz
Nepal hasn’t spent any of its earthquake relief aid yet - Quartz Foreign countries and international agencies have pledged $4.1 bil
Nepal hasn’t spent any of its earthquake relief aid yet
Quartz / Posted 5 hours ago
- Quartz Foreign countries and international agencies have pledged $4.1 billion to aid Nepal’s recovery after the April 25 earthquake,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Briscoe walks away from Kathmandu bidRod Duke of Briscoe Group. Its retreat from Kathmandu raises questions over wha
Briscoe walks away from Kathmandu bid
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Rod Duke of Briscoe Group. Its retreat from Kathmandu raises questions over what it will do with its 20 per cent stake. Photo: Louise Kennerley Rod Duke appears to have walked away from his $324 million bid for Kathmandu after his company Briscoe... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Briscoe walks away from Kathmandu bidRod Duke of Briscoe Group. Its retreat from Kathmandu raises questions over wha
Briscoe walks away from Kathmandu bid
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Rod Duke of Briscoe Group. Its retreat from Kathmandu raises questions over what it will do with its 20 per cent stake. Photo: Louise Kennerley Rod Duke appears to have walked away from his $324 million bid for Kathmandu after his company Briscoe... Read more
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The Age
Briscoe walks away from Kathmandu bidRod Duke of Briscoe Group. Its retreat from Kathmandu raises questions over wha
Briscoe walks away from Kathmandu bid
The Age / Posted 6 hours ago
Rod Duke of Briscoe Group. Its retreat from Kathmandu raises questions over what it will do with its 20 per cent stake. Photo: Louise Kennerley Rod Duke appears to have walked away from his $324 million bid for Kathmandu after his company Briscoe... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Briscoe walks away from Kathmandu bidRod Duke of Briscoe Group. Its retreat from Kathmandu raises questions over wha
Briscoe walks away from Kathmandu bid
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
Rod Duke of Briscoe Group. Its retreat from Kathmandu raises questions over what it will do with its 20 per cent stake. Photo: Louise Kennerley Rod Duke appears to have walked away from his $324 million bid for Kathmandu after his company Briscoe... Read more
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Express and Star
Nepal earthquake: New home for Kul, 101, thanks to Midland kindness « Express & StarLive the Adventure, in Stottesdon near Bridgnorth, pledged to raise £25,000 and
Nepal earthquake: New home for Kul, 101, thanks to Midland kindness « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 8 hours ago
Live the Adventure, in Stottesdon near Bridgnorth, pledged to raise £25,000 and rebuild a number of homes after the devastating earthquake earlier this year. Now, the first of these homes, belonging to Kul Bahadur and his wife, has been... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Disasters That Keep the Experts Up at NightFor years before Hurricane Katrina, storm experts warned that a big hurricane w
The Disasters That Keep the Experts Up at Night
The Atlantic / Posted 8 hours ago
For years before Hurricane Katrina, storm experts warned that a big hurricane would inundate the Big Easy. Reporters noted that the levees were unstable and could fail. Yet hardly anyone paid attention to these Cassandras until after the levees had... Read more
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Daily Mail
Former sex slave fighting to save Nepalese girls by evil traffickers'I was forced to serve 30 men a day, seven days a week': The former sex slave f
Former sex slave fighting to save Nepalese girls by evil traffickers
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
'I was forced to serve 30 men a day, seven days a week': The former sex slave fighting to save underage girls from sex traffickers looking to make their fortune from Nepal's devastation Sunita Duanwar was just 14 when she was trapped in a Mumbai... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
4 months after quakes, Nepal fails to spend any of $4bn donor money2015-09-02 12:12 (Niranjan Shrestha, AP) Kathmandu - Two months after foreign
4 months after quakes, Nepal fails to spend any of $4bn donor money
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 hours ago
2015-09-02 12:12 (Niranjan Shrestha, AP) Kathmandu - Two months after foreign countries and international agencies pledged $4.1bn to help Nepal recover from its worst natural... Read more
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Central Chronicle
slogans near a police lineActivists chant during a protest rally trying to break through a restricted ar
slogans near a police line
Central Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
Activists chant during a protest rally trying to break through a restricted area near the parliament, in Kathmandu, Nepal September 1, 2015. The protesters demanded Nepal be declared as a Hindu state in the new... Read more
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Business Insider
Nepal still hasn't spent any of the $4.1 billion in donations pledged for earthquake reliefKATHMANDU (Reuters) - Two months after foreign countries and international agen
Nepal still hasn't spent any of the $4.1 billion in donations pledged for earthquake relief
Business Insider / Posted 12 hours ago
KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Two months after foreign countries and international agencies pledged $4.1 billion to help Nepal recover from its worst natural disaster, the government has yet to make arrangements to receive the money and has spent nothing on... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
Kathmandu takeover off will not be raisedNew Zealand retailer20140704165620.jpgs bid for outdoor equipment and clothing
Kathmandu takeover off will not be raised
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 12 hours ago
New Zealand retailer20140704165620.jpgs bid for outdoor equipment and clothing chain Kathmandu appears doomed after it said it would not increase its takeover offer. Kathmandu's directors have advised shareholders to reject Briscoe's cash-and-scrip... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Kathmandu takeover off will not be raisedNew Zealand retailer20140704165620.jpgs bid for outdoor equipment and clothing
Kathmandu takeover off will not be raised
Sky News Australia / Posted 13 hours ago
New Zealand retailer20140704165620.jpgs bid for outdoor equipment and clothing chain Kathmandu appears doomed after it said it would not increase its takeover offer. Kathmandu's directors have advised shareholders to reject Briscoe's cash-and-scrip... Read more
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TheBull
Stocks to watch on WednesdayStocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange on Wednesday, Sept 2: BHP - B
Stocks to watch on Wednesday
TheBull / Posted 14 hours ago
Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange on Wednesday, Sept 2: BHP - BHP BILLITON - down two cents, or 0.08 per cent, at $24.63 ORG - ORIGIN ENERGY - down 37 cents, or 4.52 per cent, at $7.81 OSH - OIL SEARCH - down nine cents, or 1.34 per... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Four months after quakes, Nepal fails to spend any of US$4.1 bln donor moneyKATHMANDU: Two months after foreign countries and international agencies pledge
Four months after quakes, Nepal fails to spend any of US$4.1 bln donor money
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 hours ago
KATHMANDU: Two months after foreign countries and international agencies pledged US$4.1 billion to help Nepal recover from its worst natural disaster, the government has yet to make arrangements to receive the money and has spent nothing on... Read more
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Business Spectator
Aust stocks finish higherThe Australian sharemarket has won back early losses to finish marginally in th
Aust stocks finish higher
Business Spectator / Posted 14 hours ago
The Australian sharemarket has won back early losses to finish marginally in the black, as a recovery in China stocks and a GDP-inspired boost to rate cut hopes buoyed investors. At the 4.15pm (AEST) official market close, the benchmark S&P/ASX200... Read more
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NZCity
NZ sharemarket follows Wall St lowerNew Zealand shares have retreated following a sharp decline on Wall Street over
NZ sharemarket follows Wall St lower
NZCity / Posted 14 hours ago
New Zealand shares have retreated following a sharp decline on Wall Street overnight. The S&P/NZX 50 Index dropped 64.79 points, or 1.1 per cent, to 5590.2 on Wednesday. Within the index, 42 stocks fell, six rose and two were unchanged. Turnover... Read more
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The Star
Four months after quakes, Nepal fails to spend any of $4.1 bln donor moneyKATHMANDU (Reuters) - Two months after foreign countries and international agen
Four months after quakes, Nepal fails to spend any of $4.1 bln donor money
The Star / Posted 14 hours ago
KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Two months after foreign countries and international agencies pledged $4.1 billion to help Nepal recover from its worst natural disaster, the government has yet to make arrangements to receive the money and has spent nothing on... Read more
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New Kerala
Regional cooperation important to counter post-disaster traumaNepal quake: In the tangle of narrow alleyways in Kathmandu's Thamel, a top t
Regional cooperation important to counter post-disaster trauma
New Kerala / Posted 15 hours ago
Nepal quake: In the tangle of narrow alleyways in Kathmandu's Thamel, a top tourist spot since the 1970s hippies' era, 'Earthquake Special' discounts stand as grim reminders of the April... Read more
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Weekly Times
Stocks to watch on WednesdaySTOCKS to watch on the Australian stock exchange on Wednesday, Sept 2: BHP - B
Stocks to watch on Wednesday
Weekly Times / Posted 15 hours ago
STOCKS to watch on the Australian stock exchange on Wednesday, Sept 2: BHP - BHP BILLITON - down two cents, or 0.08 per cent, at $24.63 OSH - OIL SEARCH - down nine cents, or 1.34 per cent, at $6.65 STO - SANTOS - down four cents, or 0.84 per cent,... Read more
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Yahoo News
Nepal police kill 5 protesters demanding new state KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Police in southern Nepal opened fire Tuesday on membe
Nepal police kill 5 protesters demanding new state
Yahoo News / Posted 15 hours ago
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Police in southern Nepal opened fire Tuesday on members of an ethnic group demanding a new state in a draft constitution, killing five people in two separate towns, officials... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Briscoe issues a take-it-or-leave-it statement to Kathmandu shareholdersBriscoe Group [NZX: BGR], the retailer controlled by managing director Rod Duke
Briscoe issues a take-it-or-leave-it statement to Kathmandu shareholders
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 15 hours ago
Briscoe Group [NZX: BGR], the retailer controlled by managing director Rod Duke, won't lift its price to buy Kathmandu Holding [NZX: KMD] tell the shareholders in the outdoor goods chain to take it or leave it. The original terms at an implied $1.80... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Shares fall; Pacific Edge, Xero, A2 declineNew Zealand shares fell following a sharp decline on Wall Street overnight, and
Shares fall; Pacific Edge, Xero, A2 decline
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 15 hours ago
New Zealand shares fell following a sharp decline on Wall Street overnight, and were the worst performer across Asia in local trading. Momentum stocks, such as Pacific Edge, Xero and A2 Milk Co declined. Sky Network Television led the bourse lower... Read more
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TheBull
Kathmandu takeover off will not be raisedNew Zealand retailer Briscoe's bid for outdoor equipment and clothing chain Kat
Kathmandu takeover off will not be raised
TheBull / Posted 15 hours ago
New Zealand retailer Briscoe's bid for outdoor equipment and clothing chain Kathmandu appears doomed after it said it would not increase its takeover offer. Kathmandu's directors have advised shareholders to reject Briscoe's cash-and-scrip offer of... Read more
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Business Spectator
Briscoe holds firm in Kathmandu bidKiwi retailer Briscoe has reaffirmed its commitment to its takeover offer for a
Briscoe holds firm in Kathmandu bid
Business Spectator / Posted 15 hours ago
Kiwi retailer Briscoe has reaffirmed its commitment to its takeover offer for adventure retailer Kathmandu, saying it will not change the terms of its offer set out on in July. The Kathmandu board recently advised its shareholders to reject the... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalancheJapanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalanche
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 16 hours ago
Japanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting to summit Mount Everest this season, nearly five months after dozens died in an avalanche, the mountain's deadliest accident to date. While the fall climbing season is a... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalancheJapanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalanche
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 16 hours ago
Japanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting to summit Mount Everest this season, nearly five months after dozens died in an avalanche, the mountain's deadliest accident to date. While the fall climbing season is a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kathmandu takeover: no new offerBriscoe Group's takeover of Kathmandu may have stalled indefinitely after manag
Kathmandu takeover: no new offer
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
Briscoe Group's takeover of Kathmandu may have stalled indefinitely after managing director Rod Duke said he was not going to raise the offer price for the company. In a statement, the company said it was also not going to extend the offer period,... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalancheJapanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalanche
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 16 hours ago
Japanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting to summit Mount Everest this season, nearly five months after dozens died in an avalanche, the mountain's deadliest accident to date. While the fall climbing season is a... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalancheJapanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalanche
Local 10 Miami / Posted 16 hours ago
Japanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting to summit Mount Everest this season, nearly five months after dozens died in an avalanche, the mountain's deadliest accident to date. While the fall climbing season is a... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalancheJapanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalanche
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 16 hours ago
Japanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting to summit Mount Everest this season, nearly five months after dozens died in an avalanche, the mountain's deadliest accident to date. While the fall climbing season is a... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalancheJapanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalanche
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 17 hours ago
Japanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting to summit Mount Everest this season, nearly five months after dozens died in an avalanche, the mountain's deadliest accident to date. While the fall climbing season is a... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalancheJapanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalanche
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 17 hours ago
Japanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting to summit Mount Everest this season, nearly five months after dozens died in an avalanche, the mountain's deadliest accident to date. While the fall climbing season is a... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalancheJapanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting
Climber to make 1st attempt Everest since killer avalanche
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 17 hours ago
Japanese climber Nobukazu Kuriki will be the first and only climber attempting to summit Mount Everest this season, nearly five months after dozens died in an avalanche, the mountain's deadliest accident to date. While the fall climbing season is a... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
September 1, 2015A big boat transports country boats at Balimukh village, about 70 kilometers (4
September 1, 2015
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 18 hours ago
A big boat transports country boats at Balimukh village, about 70 kilometers (43 miles) east of Gauhati, India, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. Monsoon floods have inundated hundreds of villages across the northeast Indian state of Assam, killing several... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Nepal police kill 5 protesters demanding new stateKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Officials say police in southern Nepal have opened fire
Nepal police kill 5 protesters demanding new state
Asian Correspondent / Posted 20 hours ago
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Officials say police in southern Nepal have opened fire on members of an ethnic group demanding a new state in a draft constitution, killing five people in two separate towns. Police official Kamal Singh Bam said Tuesday that... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos | 09.01.15 | News & Observer Tureen Sutton smells a BBQ Bucks scratch-off lotte
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 20 hours ago
09.01.15 | News & Observer Tureen Sutton smells a BBQ Bucks scratch-off lottery ticket outside of Clyde Cooper's BBQ Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015 in Raleigh, N.C. The N.C. Education Lottery unveiled the new BBQ scented tickets... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Blogosphere Sets The Stage For The Story Of Change In ChattanoogaTo mark the beginning of International Peace Month, House of Be publishers anno
Blogosphere Sets The Stage For The Story Of Change In Chattanooga
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
To mark the beginning of International Peace Month, House of Be publishers announces the official launch of Chattanooga "Be In The City" (www.BeInTheCity.com) a new local online magazine and blogging platform "Blogosphere" that partners with the... Read more
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The MidWeek
Glad Tidings welcomes new pastorThe Arnesons previously ministered in Kathmandu, Nepal, for 10 years and also i
Glad Tidings welcomes new pastor
The MidWeek / Posted yesterday
The Arnesons previously ministered in Kathmandu, Nepal, for 10 years and also in Peoria, Illinois, and Salem, Oregon. Glad Tidings conducts services at 10 a.m. Sundays and 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. The public is welcome to attend the consecration... Read more
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express
Nepal's shocking festival where locals RIP APART baby goat with bare handsPICTURED: A CULTURAL festival in Nepal where a live goat is TORN APART as par
Nepal's shocking festival where locals RIP APART baby goat with bare hands
express / Posted yesterday
PICTURED: A CULTURAL festival in Nepal where a live goat is TORN APART as part of a "barbaric" sacrifice has sparked outrage from animal rights groups. The baby goat is... Read more
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Aljazeera
Nepal police kill protesters amid political unrestPolice have killed at least five protesters as demonstrators threw stones and p
Nepal police kill protesters amid political unrest
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
Police have killed at least five protesters as demonstrators threw stones and petrol bombs, angry at a new planned constitution. Kamal Singh Bam, a police official, said on Tuesday that officers had shot and killed four demonstrators in the town of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Five protesters killed in fresh Nepal violence following constitutional plans to divide up the country Photo: Nepalese activ
Five protesters killed in fresh Nepal violence
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
following constitutional plans to divide up the country Photo: Nepalese activists protesting the new constitution attempt to break through police lines. (Reuters: Navesh Chitrakar) Nepalese police shot... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Nepal police kill 5 protesters demanding new stateKathmandu - Officials say police in southern Nepal have opened fire on members
Nepal police kill 5 protesters demanding new state
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
Kathmandu - Officials say police in southern Nepal have opened fire on members of an ethnic group demanding a new state in a draft constitution, killing five people in two separate towns. Police official Kamal Singh Bam said on Tuesday that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Five protesters killed in fresh Nepal violenceKATHMANDU: Nepali police shot dead at least four protesters and killed a fifth
Five protesters killed in fresh Nepal violence
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
KATHMANDU: Nepali police shot dead at least four protesters and killed a fifth on Tuesday as demonstrators threw stones and petrol bombs, angry at a new planned constitution. The government and major political parties hope that the constitution, in... Read more
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The Star
Five protesters killed in fresh Nepal violenceKATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepali police shot dead at least four protesters and kill
Five protesters killed in fresh Nepal violence
The Star / Posted yesterday
KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepali police shot dead at least four protesters and killed a fifth on Tuesday as demonstrators threw stones and petrol bombs, angry at a new planned constitution. The government and major political parties hope that the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Nepal police firing kills 5 protesters Published: 1 September 2015 9:22 PM | Updated: 2 September 2015 5:22 AM Nepa
Nepal police firing kills 5 protesters
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 1 September 2015 9:22 PM | Updated: 2 September 2015 5:22 AM Nepalese activists in Kathmandu chant slogans during a protest demanding the country be declared a Hindu state. – AFP pic, September 1,... Read more
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