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Hindustantimes.com
Nepal asks Pakistan to take initiative to hold Saarc Summitto Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda”, has said Nepal opposes all fo
Nepal asks Pakistan to take initiative to hold Saarc Summit
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 hours ago
to Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda”, has said Nepal opposes all forms of terrorism. Speaking in a function in Kathmandu on Friday, he said, “In general and in principle, we are against all kinds of international terrorism. “It is... Read more
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Philly.com
New South Asia galleries at Philadelphia Museum of Art: New light on great masterworkswill be on view for the first time, including a 14-foot, 19th-century Nepalese
New South Asia galleries at Philadelphia Museum of Art: New light on great masterworks
Philly.com / Posted 7 hours ago
will be on view for the first time, including a 14-foot, 19th-century Nepalese scroll depicting pilgrims and deities in the Kathmandu valley. The scroll was acquired in 2000 but has never been shown. "This is a masterpiece," Mason said. A grinning,... Read more
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New Kerala
Saarc summit can't take place if even one member pulls out: Nepal - newkerala.com #125969NK World, Kathmandu, Sep 30 : Nepal, the present Chair of the Saarc, said on Fr
Saarc summit can't take place if even one member pulls out: Nepal - newkerala.com #125969
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
NK World, Kathmandu, Sep 30 : Nepal, the present Chair of the Saarc, said on Friday that the summit of the South Asian regional grouping cannot take place if even one member country notifies its inability to participate in the event. In a statement... Read more
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New Kerala
Nepal Buddha Dharma Citizen Forum demands probe into 'China's design' - newkerala.com #125798NK World, Kathmandu [Nepal], Sept. 30 : Accusing the Chinese government of maki
Nepal Buddha Dharma Citizen Forum demands probe into 'China's design' - newkerala.com #125798
New Kerala / Posted 13 hours ago
NK World, Kathmandu [Nepal], Sept. 30 : Accusing the Chinese government of making attempts to stake a claim on religious institutions linked to Tibetan Buddhism and gradually penetrate into Nepal's Buddhist groups in order to draw them to join... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Staying at the Panauti Home Stay in Nepalher life. Buddhist prayer wheels in Panauti, Nepal. Photo / Rob, Flickr Getti
Staying at the Panauti Home Stay in Nepal
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
her life. Buddhist prayer wheels in Panauti, Nepal. Photo / Rob, Flickr Getting there: It's about an hour's bus trip from Kathmandu over sometimes bumpy roads. The check-in experience: Sari-clad women met our tour bus and led us, accompanied by... Read more
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The Telegraph
War room of Doval, Dalbir & DefMinfor such operations or any major crisis until the dawn of the millennium. After
War room of Doval, Dalbir & DefMin
The Telegraph / Posted 19 hours ago
for such operations or any major crisis until the dawn of the millennium. After an Indian Airlines plane was hijacked from Kathmandu to Amritsar and eventually to Kandahar, Brajesh Mishra, who was Doval's predecessor four times removed, put such... Read more
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Daily News
SAARC summit to be cancelledThe SAARC summit of 2016 will be cancelled, a senior diplomatic source in Kathm
SAARC summit to be cancelled
Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
The SAARC summit of 2016 will be cancelled, a senior diplomatic source in Kathmandu told The Hindu. The confirmation from Nepal, the current SAARC Chair, came hours after Bangladesh, Bhutan and Afghanistan followed India’s decision to stay away from... Read more
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Phayul
Nepal government assures basic documentation to Tibetansthe written commitment from the Government of Nepal on providing vital registra
Nepal government assures basic documentation to Tibetans
Phayul / Posted yesterday
the written commitment from the Government of Nepal on providing vital registration certificates to Tibetan refugees.” The Kathmandu based NGO registered a complaint a month ago at the National Human Rights Commission after multiple cases of... Read more
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The Manila Times
India-Pakistan tensions threaten South Asia summitus”, the official said. The leaders of the eight SAARC countries — which also
India-Pakistan tensions threaten South Asia summit
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
us”, the official said. The leaders of the eight SAARC countries — which also include Sri Lanka, Nepal and the Maldives — expressed frustration after the last summit in Kathmandu with the slow pace of progress towards greater regional integr... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
India's most flood-prone state aided by new satellite mappingquicker damage assessment, and better risk management than with conventional me
India's most flood-prone state aided by new satellite mapping
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
quicker damage assessment, and better risk management than with conventional methods, said officials from ICIMOD, based in Kathmandu. "Traditionally, field teams are organised and dispatched to flooded areas to map floods. This can be time... Read more
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dna
Nepal PM inaugurates SAARC Effectiveness Conference in KathmanduPushpa Kamal Dahal inaugurated the South Asian Association for Regional Coopera
Nepal PM inaugurates SAARC Effectiveness Conference in Kathmandu
dna / Posted yesterday
Pushpa Kamal Dahal inaugurated the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Effectiveness Conference in Kathmandu on Thursday. Parliamentarians, politicians, diplomats and journalists from India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Sri Lanka,... Read more
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New Kerala
Nepal PM inaugurates SAARC Effectiveness Conference - newkerala.com #125481NK World, Kathmandu [Nepal], Sept. 29 : Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal
Nepal PM inaugurates SAARC Effectiveness Conference - newkerala.com #125481
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
NK World, Kathmandu [Nepal], Sept. 29 : Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal inaugurated the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Effectiveness Conference here on Thursday. Parliamentarians, politicians, diplomats and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Will ensure SAARC Summit is on time: NepalKATHMANDU: Refusing to support India's decision to pull out from the scheduled
Will ensure SAARC Summit is on time: Nepal
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
KATHMANDU: Refusing to support India's decision to pull out from the scheduled 19th Saarc Summit followed by Bhutan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan, Nepal, the present Chair of Saarc, has strongly urged the member countries to ensure the summit was on... Read more
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New Kerala
Will ensure Saarc summit is on time: Nepal - newkerala.com #125376holding of the 19th Saarc Summit in Islamabad." Though one country's inability
Will ensure Saarc summit is on time: Nepal - newkerala.com #125376
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
holding of the 19th Saarc Summit in Islamabad." Though one country's inability to participate in the summit meant automatic cancellation or postponement, officials in Kathmandu said the it was now the host, Pakistan, who should... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
SAARC summit in Pakistan has been postponedSAARC countries — which also include Sri Lanka, Nepal and the Maldives —express
SAARC summit in Pakistan has been postponed
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
SAARC countries — which also include Sri Lanka, Nepal and the Maldives —expressed frustration after the last summit in Kathmandu with the slow pace of progress towards greater regional integration. “Pakistan has been interfering in our... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Will ensure Saarc summit is on time: Nepalholding of the 19th Saarc Summit in Islamabad.” Though one country’s inability
Will ensure Saarc summit is on time: Nepal
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
holding of the 19th Saarc Summit in Islamabad.” Though one country’s inability to participate in the summit meant automatic cancellation or postponement, officials in Kathmandu said the it was now the host, Pakistan, who should... Read more
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dna
India pulls off diplomatic coup, Pak says SAARC summit might be postponedexpressed by these countries to visit Islamabad. In a high-level meeting called
India pulls off diplomatic coup, Pak says SAARC summit might be postponed
dna / Posted yesterday
expressed by these countries to visit Islamabad. In a high-level meeting called by Nepal Prime Minister Prachanda in Kathmandu, it was decided that efforts will be made to reach out to countries to ensure that the SAARC meeting goes on.... Read more
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The Indian Express
SAARC summit to be called off as Dhaka, Kabul and Thimphu too slam Islamabadatmosphere and said it was not conducive for the summit. A formal announcement
SAARC summit to be called off as Dhaka, Kabul and Thimphu too slam Islamabad
The Indian Express / Posted yesterday
atmosphere and said it was not conducive for the summit. A formal announcement of the summit postponement will be made in Kathmandu in the next few days, since key government interlocutors in Nepal are not present in Kathmandu. In a statement,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Crash warning: Could your KiwiSaver get hit?couple of weeks, have revealed a close race in the push to grow online sales.
Crash warning: Could your KiwiSaver get hit?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
couple of weeks, have revealed a close race in the push to grow online sales. Hallenstein Glasson, The Warehouse Group and Kathmandu all reported online sales in the region of 6 to 7 per cent of total revenue for the past financial year. The... Read more
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The Economic Times
Saarc pullout: Regional alternative minus Pakistan is India’s missionsea to enhance people-to-people contacts and business partnership. Similarly Ne
Saarc pullout: Regional alternative minus Pakistan is India’s mission
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
sea to enhance people-to-people contacts and business partnership. Similarly Nepal and India have been linked with a Delhi-Kathmandu bus service since 2014. Regional integration has been the priority of the Modi government since it took office in... Read more
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The Telegraph
Delhi coordinates Saarc boycott with triodeclaration of the summit's postponement - not cancellation - is expected by Mo
Delhi coordinates Saarc boycott with trio
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
declaration of the summit's postponement - not cancellation - is expected by Monday, officials in the Saarc secretariat in Kathmandu said. Late evening, Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, better known as Prachanda, said his country had... Read more
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The Economic Times
Saarc fallout: Regional alternative minus Pakistan is India’s missionsea to enhance people-to-people contacts and business partnership. Similarly Ne
Saarc fallout: Regional alternative minus Pakistan is India’s mission
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
sea to enhance people-to-people contacts and business partnership. Similarly Nepal and India have been linked with a Delhi-Kathmandu bus service since 2014. Regional integration has been the priority of the Modi government since it took office in... Read more
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News.com.au
Body-in-suitcase: Two charged over Annabelle Chen’s murderhad been weighted down with tiles of a distinctive pattern. Police were also a
Body-in-suitcase: Two charged over Annabelle Chen’s murder
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
had been weighted down with tiles of a distinctive pattern. Police were also able to disclose the woman had been wearing a Kathmandu vest, a black T-shirt with a distinctive “Tokyo Disneyland” logo, and a long sleeve shirt. Officers spent weeks... Read more
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The Hindu
Mission ‘SAARC minus Pakistan’as India, was a significant step in that direction for the grouping, officials
Mission ‘SAARC minus Pakistan’
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
as India, was a significant step in that direction for the grouping, officials say. “If you heard the PM’s speech in Kathmandu [November 2014], he made it very clear that we would like to go forward with regional connectivity and other... Read more
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asianage
To target Pak, raise costs for its militaryfollows through on its move to not attend with holding back consent for proceed
To target Pak, raise costs for its military
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
follows through on its move to not attend with holding back consent for proceeding with the summit. (In the last summit in Kathmandu, Bangladesh did not attend but permitted the meeting to go through.) At the regional level, this diminishes... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Interference in Bangladesh’s internal affairs prompted boycott of SAARC Summit in Pakistan: Shahriar Alamenvoy to its foreign office. The state minister’s comment came a day after Ban
Interference in Bangladesh’s internal affairs prompted boycott of SAARC Summit in Pakistan: Shahriar Alam
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
envoy to its foreign office. The state minister’s comment came a day after Bangladesh wrote to the SAARC Secretariat in Kathmandu that it was not joining the 19th SAARC Summit in Islamabad due in November. Confirming the decision on Tuesday... Read more
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dna
SAARC 2016: Despite India-led pullout, red-faced Pakistan claims event still onhas been postponed after India yesterday announced its inability to take part i
SAARC 2016: Despite India-led pullout, red-faced Pakistan claims event still on
dna / Posted 2 days ago
has been postponed after India yesterday announced its inability to take part in it "in the prevailing circumstances"," the Kathmandu Post reported. Reports emanating from Nepalese media are significant as Nepal is the Chair of the eight-member... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South Asia summit uncertain as India, others pull out in snub to PakistanKATHMANDU: A summit of South Asian leaders set for Islamabad in November may be
South Asia summit uncertain as India, others pull out in snub to Pakistan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
KATHMANDU: A summit of South Asian leaders set for Islamabad in November may be called off, as several countries have decided not to attend amid rising tension between arch-rivals India and Pakistan, officials said on Wednesday. Afghanistan,... Read more
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Reuters
South Asia summit uncertain as India, others pull out in snub to PakistanKATHMANDU A summit of South Asian leaders set for Islamabad in November may be
South Asia summit uncertain as India, others pull out in snub to Pakistan
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
KATHMANDU A summit of South Asian leaders set for Islamabad in November may be called off, as several countries have decided not to attend amid rising tension between arch-rivals India and Pakistan, officials said on Wednesday. Afghanistan,... Read more
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Calcutta News
India to boycott Islamabad SAARC meet in wake of J&K Uri attack, meet cancelledthe due formalities and will declare the summit of 2016 should be cancelled due
India to boycott Islamabad SAARC meet in wake of J&K Uri attack, meet cancelled
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
the due formalities and will declare the summit of 2016 should be cancelled due to non-participation of member states,” a Kathmandu-based diplomatic source said, according to reports. India had declared it would not attend the SAARC Summit, a... Read more
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The Hindu
Islamabad SAARC summit cancelledIndia’s decision to stay away from the summit. The SAARC summit of 2016 will b
Islamabad SAARC summit cancelled
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
India’s decision to stay away from the summit. The SAARC summit of 2016 will be cancelled, a senior diplomatic source in Kathmandu told The Hindu. The confirmation from Nepal, the current SAARC Chair, came hours after Bangladesh, Bhutan and... Read more
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New Kerala
19th Saarc summit in Islamabad postponed - newkerala.com #125016NK World, Kathmandu, Sep 28 : The 19th Saarc Summit to be held in Pakistan in N
19th Saarc summit in Islamabad postponed - newkerala.com #125016
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
NK World, Kathmandu, Sep 28 : The 19th Saarc Summit to be held in Pakistan in November has been postponed. With India's decision to pull out from the summit on Tuesday followed by Bangladesh, Bhutan and Afghanistan, the November 9-10 summit... Read more
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dna
Pakistan Isolated: Islamabad-SAARC 2016 finally called off, says reportfrom Nepal, the current SAARC Chair. India’s decision not to attend was followe
Pakistan Isolated: Islamabad-SAARC 2016 finally called off, says report
dna / Posted 2 days ago
from Nepal, the current SAARC Chair. India’s decision not to attend was followed by Bangladesh, Bhutan and Afghanistan. A Kathmandu-source told The Hindu: ““There is no question of holding the summit if four countries declare their unwillingness... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
SAARC summit 'postponed' after four nation boycottbe easy to hold this summit soon," a senior Nepali diplomat told bdnews24.com,
SAARC summit 'postponed' after four nation boycott
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
be easy to hold this summit soon," a senior Nepali diplomat told bdnews24.com, but he was not willing to be named. The 'Kathmandu Post,' Nepal's premier English daily, confirmed the postponement of the SAARC Summit on Wednesday. After India... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Prachanda to visit India in October to attend BRICS meetKATHMANDU: Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda” will participate
Prachanda to visit India in October to attend BRICS meet
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
KATHMANDU: Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal “Prachanda” will participate in the BRICS Summit to be held in India, his second visit to the neighbouring country since assuming office in the first week of August. New Delhi is hosting the summit... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
19 people killed in Nepal bus accident KATHMANDU: At least 19 people, including four women, were killed and 20 other
19 people killed in Nepal bus accident
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
KATHMANDU: At least 19 people, including four women, were killed and 20 others injured on Tuesday when an overcrowded bus veered off a mountain road in Nepal’s Dhading district. The accident took place at... Read more
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New Kerala
Death toll in Nepal's Dhading bus accident reaches 19 - newkerala.com #124799NK World, Kathmandu [Nepal], Sept. 27 : The death toll in the bus accident at M
Death toll in Nepal's Dhading bus accident reaches 19 - newkerala.com #124799
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
NK World, Kathmandu [Nepal], Sept. 27 : The death toll in the bus accident at Marpak in Nepal's Dhading district has reached to 19, after another passenger succumbed to injuries at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) here on Tuesday.... Read more
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New Kerala
Nepal PM Dahal, Madhesi Front leaders discuss amendment in Constitution - newkerala.com #124819NK World, Kathmandu [Nepal], Sept. 27 : Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal
Nepal PM Dahal, Madhesi Front leaders discuss amendment in Constitution - newkerala.com #124819
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
NK World, Kathmandu [Nepal], Sept. 27 : Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Tuesday held a meeting with senior leaders of various Madhesi parties affiliated to the United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) to seek their views on the proposal to... Read more
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The Hindu
SAARC Summit in Islamabad: India not to attend SAARC Summitstrike. India had earlier accepted Pakistan’s invitation for the summit in Marc
SAARC Summit in Islamabad: India not to attend SAARC Summit
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
strike. India had earlier accepted Pakistan’s invitation for the summit in March during a ministerial meeting held in Kathmandu. Experts said India’s cancellation might handicap economic integration in South Asia. “It is not possible to run... Read more
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The Indian Express
To isolate Pakistan in neighbourhood, India pulls out of Islamabad SAARC summitstate or government participate. Even after the attack on Parliament in Decemb
To isolate Pakistan in neighbourhood, India pulls out of Islamabad SAARC summit
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
state or government participate. Even after the attack on Parliament in December 2001, India attended the SAARC summit in Kathmandu in January 2002 despite a tense border standoff with Pakistan. One of the enduring images of that summit was when... Read more
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The Telegraph
Boycott to hit Pak and Modi's driveSharif and Modi at a Saarc meeting in Kathmandu in 2014 New Delhi, Sept. 27:
Boycott to hit Pak and Modi's drive
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Sharif and Modi at a Saarc meeting in Kathmandu in 2014 New Delhi, Sept. 27: India today declared a boycott of the upcoming South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) summit in Islamabad in its toughest diplomatic response yet to the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh boycotts SAARC summit in Islamabad amid India-Pakistan rowA foreign ministry official told bdnews24.com that they had informed the SAARC
Bangladesh boycotts SAARC summit in Islamabad amid India-Pakistan row
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
A foreign ministry official told bdnews24.com that they had informed the SAARC Secretariat in Kathmandu about the decision on Tuesday. State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md Shahriar Alam confirmed it to bdnews24.com and said they would not attend... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Beware the air we breatheNepalese youth activists protest air pollution in Kathmandu on June 5, 2016 -AF
Beware the air we breathe
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
Nepalese youth activists protest air pollution in Kathmandu on June 5, 2016 -AFP photo PARIS: Health-damaging atmospheric pollutants, which the World Health Organization warned Tuesday affected nine out of every 10 people, originate mainly from... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh boycotts SAARC summit in Pakistan after India pulls outA foreign ministry official told bdnews24.com that they had informed the SAARC
Bangladesh boycotts SAARC summit in Pakistan after India pulls out
Bdnews24.com / Posted 3 days ago
A foreign ministry official told bdnews24.com that they had informed the SAARC Secretariat in Kathmandu about the decision on Tuesday. State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md Shahriar Alam confirmed it to bdnews24.com and said they would not attend... Read more
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/Film
Kevin Feige Doctor Strange Interview: How Magic Will Change The MCUWood has designed for us, being authentic in filming, as we did for the first w
Kevin Feige Doctor Strange Interview: How Magic Will Change The MCU
/Film / Posted 3 days ago
Wood has designed for us, being authentic in filming, as we did for the first week on production on this in Nepal and in Kathmandu. It was important to us to make it feel like these were real locations and real things. Costumes certainly are... Read more
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/Film
Benedict Cumberbatch Doctor Strange Interviewhim anymore, and then he has to build himself up again from the very bottom and
Benedict Cumberbatch Doctor Strange Interview
/Film / Posted 3 days ago
him anymore, and then he has to build himself up again from the very bottom and he’s a desperate man by the time he reaches Kathmandu. As he goes into this thing which is a million miles away from any world view or belief system he’s ever... Read more
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/Film
New Doctor Strange Photos and Character Postershim anymore, and then he has to build himself up again from the very bottom and
New Doctor Strange Photos and Character Posters
/Film / Posted 3 days ago
him anymore, and then he has to build himself up again from the very bottom and he’s a desperate man by the time he reaches Kathmandu. As he goes into this thing which is a million miles away from any world view or belief system he’s ever... Read more
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dna
Nepal: 18 killed and 20 injured as bus goes off mountainmountain road in Nepal's Dhading district. The accident took place at Lapang P
Nepal: 18 killed and 20 injured as bus goes off mountain
dna / Posted 3 days ago
mountain road in Nepal's Dhading district. The accident took place at Lapang Phedi village, 120 kilometers west of capital Kathmandu, when the ill-fated passenger bus was on its way to Marpak from the district headquarters, Dhadingbeshi, police... Read more
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CBS News
Packed bus slides off mountain road, killing at least 18 peopleKATHMANDU, Nepal -- An overcrowded bus carrying villagers heading home for the
Packed bus slides off mountain road, killing at least 18 people
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
KATHMANDU, Nepal -- An overcrowded bus carrying villagers heading home for the country’s biggest festival slipped off a mountain road in Nepal on Tuesday, killing at least 18 people, officials said. The bus was carrying passengers both inside and on... Read more
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asianage
Overcrowded bus slips off mountain road in Nepal, killing 18pulled down the whole vehicle. The bus slipped off the road near Lapang Phedi
Overcrowded bus slips off mountain road in Nepal, killing 18
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
pulled down the whole vehicle. The bus slipped off the road near Lapang Phedi village, 120 kilometers (75 miles) west of Kathmandu, the capital, and rolled about 300 meters (980 feet) before stopping on the banks of the Ankhu River. Police and... Read more
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