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8 ministers sworn in with moldy door frames as backdrop

True, it’s monsoon, nevertheless, the door frames look a little yucky. Good news from Nepal: 8 ministers took oath of office while the UML is peeved and stays away. In short, all according to plan in Nepal. PM Dahal left … Continue reading

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I’m too sexy for my shirt too sexy for my shirt

Dottore Baburam Bhattarai: “We feel that Nepal has found its hero. For any epoch-changing society, we need a hero,”  I’m too sexy for my shirt too sexy for my shirt So sexy it hurts And I’m too sexy for KTM … Continue reading

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Major four holding crucial meeting

Two are already present at the venue and the other two are on their way. With all the spring they can muster in their legs the goal is clear: a go_ver_n_ment. KATHMANDU , Aug 5  The major four parties—CPN-Maoist, Nepali … Continue reading

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Diplomats fret over Nepal govt deadlock

Yes, it is a little boring in summer in Kathmandu. The monsoon, muggy weather at times, trekking no good. And when you are a diplomat and not exactly new to the city, well, the 5-star hotels which hardly live up … Continue reading

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Howdy, it’s me, Girija, your arbiter elegantiarum

“I think I see something there for me. Most definitively it, eh, looks like a P and M position for me. Yep. – Oh, who is that on my right? Door ho jao meri nazron se.” Maoist Chairman warns of nationwide … Continue reading

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Prachanda 86ing it

That was then This is now Riding into the sunset. Nepal Maoists refuse to form govt KATHMANDU: Nepal’s Maoists have announced that they will not form the country’s first post-royal government after the defeat of their presidential candidate. The announcement … Continue reading

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Meanwhile at Maoist headquarters …

After their candidate did not receive enough votes: Total mayhem. Maoists went on a rampage in their own office destroying, dismantling. Pranchanda and Baburam Bhattarai went almost nuclear. Prachanda was heard screaming ‘democray is us and if it’s not us, … Continue reading

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