Birkha Bahadur Muringla obituary: The bearer of Limbu...

Muringla was honored by the Indian government with the Padma Shri for his contribution to the development and promotion of Limbu language

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Bhim Bahadur Thapa obituary: The man behind the perpetual...

Thapa had fashioned his own flag for the campaign, with the word ‘Khoja’ with a cross of a pick-axe and hoe

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Tirtha Raj Upadhyay obituary: A figurehead in chartered...

Born in Saptari district, Tirtha Raj Upadhyay spent most of his life working as a CA and as an advisor to large private and government corporations as well as banks

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Hem Bahadur Lama obituary: Tennis pioneer and filmmaker

Hem Bahadur Lama was born in Bhojpur district, Nepal but spent most of his childhood in Burma, now Myanmar

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Sanju Chaudhary obituary: Top athlete lost too soon

Born and raised in Nepalgunj of Banke district, Chaudhary began her athletic career as a cricketer when she was selected in the Region 5 Nepalgunj Cricket Team. She became a professional weightlifter only in 2016 and represented Nepal at the 24th Asian...

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Chaitanya Subba obituary: A scholar of indigenous communities

Born in 1946 in Thechambu, Taplejung, Chaitanya Subba devoted most of his adult life to academics and research

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Bishnu Raj Acharya obituary: Congress stalwart from...

Acharya won and became a member of the parliament from Kapilvastu Constituency No. 3. He was re-elected in the 1994 elections

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Dimpal Kumari Jha obituary: Torchbearer of women’s...

As a politician and state minister, Jha worked for equal representation of women in politics and other sectors. Her friends and relatives say she worked tirelessly to empower women

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Indumati Kedia obituary: Loving matriarch of a prominent...

She was spry and active despite her old age and kept herself busy, be it in household work or in social causes

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Anil Gurung obituary: Sacrificing his life for chance

Nepal Army Private Anil Gurung, who lost his life in a peacekeeping mission in DR Congo, was a hero who honored his country, family, and Nepali armed forces

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Krishna Raj Burma obituary: A hero of Nepal’s anti-Rana...

A photograph of Krishna Raj Burma taken between 1969 and 1980. The original is preserved at the Madan Puraskar Pustakalaya library, Patan Dhoka, Lalitpur.

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Radhe Shyam Saraf obituary: Nepal’s luxury hotel pioneer

In over seven decades of his career, Saraf played a significant role in bringing foreign investment to Nepal

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Dhruba Kumar obituary: A towering scholar

Prof Kumar was a leading authority on South Asian politics, foreign affairs and strategic studies

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