Nepal
| 13 Nov 2019 | 15:56

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) – The old practice of fielding wives in their husbands’ former seats continues.

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Politics, Culture
Nepal
| 13 Nov 2019 | 15:55

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) – Perhaps there is a reason democracy inevitably degenerates into majoritarianism in almost all religious polities.

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Politics, Regional, Culture
Bhutan
| 13 Nov 2019 | 15:53

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - During the three-day bird-athon organised as a part of the ongoing Bhutan Bird Festival in Tingtibi, Zhemgang, a total of 286 bird species were identified.

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Environment
Nepal
| 13 Nov 2019 | 15:52

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) – A new Indian map placing Kalapani inside Indian borders has stirred controversy and sparked protests in Nepal.

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Politics, Regional
Nepal
| 13 Nov 2019 | 15:51

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) – In what is set to be the biggest deal signed by the KP Sharma Oli administration, the French government will be providing a soft loan of US$220 million.

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Politics, Regional, Business, Finance
Bhutan
| 13 Nov 2019 | 15:44

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Four days after the government observed its first year in office anniversary yesterday through a press release, the Opposition Party conveyed its views on the government’s performance.

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Politics, Economy
Laos
| 13 Nov 2019 | 13:18

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - China Southern Power Grid (CSG) and Electricite du Laos (EDL) have teamed up to supply power for the China-Laos railway with a ceremony held in Vientiane last week to announce the joint venture.

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Business
Laos
| 13 Nov 2019 | 13:16

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - National Assembly (NA) members yesterday continued their debate on the performance of the government, stressing that although the government has had several successes, it needs to ensure effective policy enforcement and coordination. 

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Politics
Laos
| 13 Nov 2019 | 13:16

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government has instructed dealers who import and sell vehicles to present their documents to the Department of Import and Export of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce no later than November 29. 

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Business
Laos
| 13 Nov 2019 | 13:15

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Lao children at risk and persons with disabilities will benefit from next week’s 10th Asean Ministerial Meeting on Social Welfare and Development – ‘Strengthening Social Protection on Vulnerable Children’ being held in Vientiane.

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Politics, Economy