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Nepali Congress student leaders injured as police intervene in protest

Kathmandu, July 17 Over 10 leaders of Nepal Student Union, the sister organisation of the main opposition Nepali Congress, have sustained injuries as police intervened in a protest in Kathmandu today. The injured include the organisation’s President Nain Singh Mahar, Vice President Pushkar Kumar Shahi and General Secretary Aananda Raj Tripathi. Police had batoncharged the […]

Nepal’s new passport law will have special provision for diplomatic staff

Kathmandu, July 17 The government of Nepal is preparing to implement a new passport law that will have a special provision for Nepali staff working at the country’s diplomatic missions abroad. The draft of new Passport Bill says such staff will be provided with a ‘service’ passport. Earlier, they would be given a general passports. […]