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Nepal’s ‘Quit India’ fighter PM dies at 87


March 5th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 5 (IANS) Krishna Prasad Bhattarai, lovingly dubbed the "saint prime minister" of Nepal for an exemplary political life untarnished by any scandal, and an active participant in India's ... Read more...

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Koirala flag flies high in Nepal politics


September 22nd, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 22 (IANS) A 71-year-old pro-democracy fighter who served three years in India's Tihar Jail for hijacking an aircraft is now the new kingmaker of Nepal, winning a hotly ... Read more...

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India’s minstrels reduced to sex slavery in Nepal


May 16th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 16 (IANS) Like the vicissitudes in the fortunes of the epic heroes of the Ramayana and Mahabharata that formed the theme of their musical performances, a wandering minstrel ... Read more...

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Nepal celebrates Democracy Day amid deepening gloom


February 19th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 19 (IANS) Nepal Friday celebrated the 59th anniversary of the attaining of democracy after more than a century of oppressive rule by the Rana dynasty of hereditary prime ... Read more...

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