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‘Worse than Voldemort’: Global students’ strike targets climate change

March 15 2019
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Thousands of school students walked out of classes across Australia and New Zealand on Friday in a global student strike to protest against government inaction on climate change.

Japanese woman honoured by Guinness as oldest person at 116

March 10 2019
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A 116-year-old Japanese woman who loves playing the board game Othello was honoured Saturday as the world’s oldest living person by Guinness World Records.

Japan’s PM nominated Trump for Nobel Peace Prize on US request: Asahi

February 17 2019
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe nominated US President Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize last autumn after receiving a request from the US government to do so, the Asahi newspaper reported on Sunday.

Hong Kong customs seize record haul of pangolin scales bound for Vietnam

February 01 2019
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Hong Kong customs busted a massive endangered species smuggling operation from Africa, seizing a record quantity of pangolin scales along with more than 1,000 ivory tusks, as authorities step up the fight against illegal wildlife trafficking.

65 pairs of oxen to fight on the occasion of Maghe Sankranti.

January 12 2019
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The Rasuwa-Nuwakot Tourism Society has shared information that as many as 65 pairs of oxen were going to fight this year on the occasion of Maghe Sankranti.

Thai police: Canada, Australia willing to accept Saudi woman

January 12 2019
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Several countries including Canada and Australia are in talks with the UN refugee agency to accept a Saudi asylum seeker who fled alleged abuse from her family, Thai police said Friday.

American man first to solo across Antarctica unaided

December 27 2018
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An Oregon man became the first person to traverse Antarctica alone without any assistance on Wednesday, trekking across the polar continent in an epic 54-day journey that was previously deemed impossible.

Woman expelled for not bearing a son

December 23 2018
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A woman was reportedly expelled from home in Jumla for not bearing a son. Jhanmaya Rokaya of Ludki of Kanakasundari rural municipality-6 who is just in her mid-20s is the mother of three daughters and has so far been pregnant for the sixth time

Sacred and political: world’s largest religious festival to kick off in India

December 21 2018
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Spirituality, politics and tourism: welcome to the Kumbh Mela, the world’s largest gathering of humanity, that begins next month in India.

Time ‘Person of Year’ goes to journalists, including imprisoned Reuters pair

December 12 2018
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Time magazine on Tuesday named a group of journalists, including a slain Saudi Arabian writer and a pair of Reuters journalists imprisoned by Myanmar’s government, as its “Person of the Year,” in a cover story headlined “The Guardians an

Malaysia Muslims rally to keep privileges

December 09 2018
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Tens of thousands of Malaysian Muslims rallied Saturday in Kuala Lumpur against any attempt to strip the ethnic Malay majority of its privileges, in the first massive street gathering since Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s alliance won a hist

New roads, old war fan sale of Southeast Asian brides in China

December 07 2018
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For some years now, a charity in Laos has been providing women at risk of being trafficked with a new tool to seek help: the Chinese social media app WeChat.

Cut off from the world, an Indian island remains a mystery

November 22 2018
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For thousands of years, the people of North Sentinel island have been isolated from the rest of the world.

Guatemala ex-soldier sentenced to over 5,000 years for 1982 massacre

November 22 2018
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A Guatemalan court sentenced a former soldier to 5,160 years in prison on Wednesday for the massacre of 171 people in what is considered one of the worst atrocities in that country’s 36-year civil war.

110th birth anniversary of Mahakavi Laxmi Prasad Devkota commemorated with literary program.

November 07 2018
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The 110th birth anniversary of Mahakavi Laxmi Prasad Devkota was commemorated here today by organizing a literary programme. Nepal Sanskritik Sangh organized the program.