Politics

Nepal Comedian Takes On Donald Trump

Nepali comedian Manoj Gajurel received threats for impersonating the king when the small Himalayan country was still ruled by a Hindu monarchy. Today he is taking aim at another powerful figure, US President Donald Trump. To read more click on the link below: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-4856764/Nepal-comedian-takes-Donald-Trump.html

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Nepal Calls Nov. 26 General Election

Nepal will hold a general election on Nov. 26, the government said on Monday, hoping to conclude a turbulent journey to democracy a decade after a civil war and the abolition of its 239-year-old monarchy. To read further, please click on the link below: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/reuters/article-4810216/Nepal-calls-Nov-26-general-election-emerging-upheaval.html

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Nepal Photo of the Week

NY Times Photos of the Week of 28 April. No 3 of 13 is Sachina Prajapati, 11, doing her homework in Bhaktapur, Nepal. Residents are still living in temporary shelters two years after the devastating 2015 earthquake that killed 9,000 people and destroyed more than 700,000 homes. To view photo and read

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Nepal Chief Justice Sushila Karki Suspended

Nepal’s first female chief justice has been suspended after an impeachment motion filed against her was signed by members of parliament. Click on Link below to read more. http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/05/nepal-chief-justice-sushila-karki-suspended-170501124314347.html

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