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News Nepal: Myanmar crush Nepal hopes

News source: http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2018-09-22/myanmar-crush-nepal-hopes.html
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

Nepal crashed out of the AFC U-16 Women’s Championship Qualifier with a demoralising 11-1 loss at the hands of a clinical Myanmar team on Friday. Myanmar sunk 10 goals in the first half with ...

News Nepal: Nepal’s new legal codes spark medical, media protests and divide nation

News source: https://asiapacificreport.nz/2018/09/22/nepals-new-legal-codes-spark-medical-media-protests-and-divide-nation/
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

Nepal has recently updated its legal system with new civil and criminal codes. However, writes Rahul Bhattarai of Asia Pacific Report, failure to consult properly with stakeholders has led to protests ...

News Nepal: Nepal to block pornographic content amid rising rape statistics

News source: https://www.aninews.in/news/world/asia/nepal-to-block-pornographic-content-amid-rising-rape-statistics201809220710400003/
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

Kathmandu [Nepal], Sep 22 (ANI): The Government of Nepal on Friday said it would block the publication and dissemination of pornographic content in the nation, citing an increase in incidents of rape. ...

News Nepal: AP Explains: How new criminal laws threaten Nepal journalism

News source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/sep/21/ap-explains-how-new-criminal-laws-threaten-nepal-j/
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) - Journalists in Nepal are demanding changes to new criminal and civil codes they say undermine freedom of speech and expression. The laws that took effect last month are general ...

News Nepal: Nepal skips drills with India but joins one with China

News source: https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/nepal-skips-drills-with-india-but-joins-one-with-china
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Nepal's decision to participate in a counter-terror drill with China while declining to participate in multilateral drills organised by India has triggered speculation of a drift in ties between New D...

News Nepal: Tank-fill tourism booms in Nepal

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-in/money/news/tank-fill-tourism-booms-in-nepal/ar-BBNxOUk
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Rise in fuel prices in the country is making people, well ironically, travel and cross boundaries. Those living close to the Nepal border in Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar simply drive over to t...

News Nepal: Did Nepal snub India for China with military drill decision, or is it just a nation in flux?

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/did-nepal-snub-india-china-230403625.html
Publicated on: Saturday 15 September 2018

Nepal’s last minute decision to withdraw from India-led regional military drills is indicative of the struggle facing the South Asian nation’s new government as it tries to strike a balance in its rel...

News Nepal: Nepal joins Oscars race with film on menstruation taboos 'Panchayat'

News source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/entertainment/english/2018/sep/21/nepal-joins-oscars-race-with-film-on-menstruation-taboos-panchayat-1875301.html
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

WASHINGTON DC: Nepal has officially chosen 'Panchayat' to be submitted under the 'foreign language film' category at the 91st Oscars set to be held next year. The film which is written and directed by ...

News Nepal: Nepal to block pornographic content amid rising rape incidents

News source: http://www.freepressjournal.in/world/nepal-to-block-pornographic-content-amid-rising-rape-incidents/1360698
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

Kathmandu: The Government of Nepal on Friday said it would block the publication and dissemination of pornographic content in the nation, citing an increase in incidents of rape. The Ministry for Info...

News Nepal: Nepal-India boundary meeting concludes

News source: http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2018-09-22/nepal-india-boundary-meeting-concludes.html
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

Established in February 1993, the Kathmandu Post, Nepal’s first privately owned English broadsheet daily, is today Nepal’s leading English language newspaper, with a daily circulation of ...

News Nepal: Nepal, the Home of Everest, is the First Country to Legally Recognize an "Other" Gender, But the Journey for Equality is Still Fraught with Obstacles

News source: https://www.pr.com/press-release/765308
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

Award winning production company Shakti Pictures premieres documentary in Los Angeles about transgender activist from Nepal at the LA Femme International Film Festival. Los Angeles, CA, September 21, ...

News Nepal: Pradhan to review progress of Nepal petro pipeline

News source: http://www.thehansindia.com/posts/index/National/2018-09-22/Pradhan-to-review-progress-of-Nepal-petro-pipeline/413524
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

Kathmandu: Union Petroleum Dharmendra Pradhan will be visiting Nepal in the last week of September, an official of the Indian Embassy informed ANI. "Indian Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharm...