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Da Vinci portrait of Christ sells for record $450.3 million in New York

November 16 2017
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Leonardo da Vinci’s portrait of Christ, “Salvator Mundi”, sold for a record-smashing $450.3 million on Wednesday at Christie‘s, more than double the old price for any work of art at auction.

Bala Chaturdashi is being observed today

November 16 2017
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Kathmandu, Nepal: Bala Chaturdashi, one of the famous Hindu festivals, which falls on Mangsir Krishna Chaturdashi, is being observed across the country today.

'Himalayan district, Dolpa, is at high risk from climate change effects'

November 10 2017
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The Himalayan district, Dolpa, is at high risk from climate change effects. This information was shared at a programme on 'climate change effects and the role of local level in mitigating it' organized in Dunai today.

Trafficked on Myanmar passports via Nepal, Indian housemaids struggle to return home

November 10 2017
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The 17-year-old recalls being excited as she took the car journey and bus ride from her home in northeast India and across the border into Myanmar.

Cheer pheasant on the verge of extinction

October 20 2017
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Cheer pheasant, an endangered species of bird in the world, is likely to vanish for lack of environment conducive and proper habitat in Myagdi.

Letters from young Obama show a man trying to find his way

October 20 2017
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A young Barack Obama questioned his place in the world and his racial identity, agonised over whether he’d make enough money as a community organiser, and lamented his incompatibility with his ex-girlfriend in 30 pages of letters he wrote to h

Thunder and lightning: scientists pair gravitational waves, light

October 17 2017
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Scientists in the United States and Europe have for the first time paired the detection of gravitational waves, the ripples in space and time predicted by Albert Einstein, with light from the same cosmic event, according to research published on

Big and brilliant: complex whale behavior tied to brain size

October 17 2017
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whales and dolphins — are among the brainiest of beings. In terms of sheer brain size, the sperm whale is tops on Earth, with a brain six times larger than that of a person.

Kapilvastu district emerges as the main breeding centre of the endangered bird Crane

October 14 2017
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Kapilvastu district, which is believed to be the habitat for the highest number of Crane in Nepal, has emerged as the main breeding centre of the endangered bird species. Crane is the World’s rare and disappearing bird species.

Anti-nuclear campaign ICAN wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

October 06 2017
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The Norwegian Nobel Committee, warning of a rising risk of nuclear war, awarded the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday to a little-known international campaign group advocating for a ban on nuclear weapons.

Kazuo Ishiguro wins 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature

October 05 2017
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Japanese-born Kazuo Ishiguro has won the Nobel Prize for Literature for uncovering “the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world,” the Swedish Academy said on Thursday on awarding the 9 million crown ($1.1 million) prize

Climate change aggravates global hunger: UN

September 15 2017
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Hunger is on the increase across the globe once again after a decade of declines, a UN report said Friday, thanks in part to climate change aggravating severe weather and conflicts.

Global warming poses grave threat in Nepal's mountain ranges: Experts

September 12 2017
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Increasing global warming caused by greenhouse effect and its subsequent impact has posed a grave threat to the Nepal's mountain ranges, experts say.

Powerful Hurricane Irma bears down on Caribbean islands

September 07 2017
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The most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane in recorded history bore down on the islands of the northeast Caribbean late Tuesday, following a path predicted to then rake Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Haiti and Cuba before possibly heading

400-year-old stone inscription found at Jaluke Naumure of Arghakhanchi

September 04 2017
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A stone inscription believed to be some 400 years old has been found at Jaluke Naumure of Shitganga Municipality in Arghakhanchi district recently.