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Asian Cup Qualifiers : Nepal lose to Tajikistan 2-1

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KATHMANDU — Tajikistan has defeated Nepal 2-1 in a group match of 2019 AFC Asian Cup qualification held at ANFA complex in Satdobato, Lalitpur on Tuesday.

Tajikistan took lead with a goal of Dzhalilov Manuchehr in the 25th minute and doubled in the 29th minute with Vasiev Dilshod’s score.

Nepal tried to come back in the game and improved the goal difference to 2-1 in the 60thth minute as striker Bimal Gharti Magar scored the goal for Nepal in the 60th th minute.

However, Magar’s single goal was not sufficient for Nepal to defeat Tajikistan.

Earlier, Nepal lost to Philippines and played out a goalless draw with Yemen.

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NC consults experts on govt’s policies and programs





KATHMANDU — The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has taken suggestions from experts regarding the government’s policies and programs.

A meeting of the Nepali Congress parliamentary party convened at the parliamentary party’s office in Singha Durbar today consulted with the economists and former bureaucrats on the policies and programs of the government.

The government presented its policies and programs for the fiscal year 2018/19 in the Federal Parliament on Monday.

Deliberations will be held on the policies and programs in the House of Representatives and the National Assembly from Wednesday.

NC leader Dilendra Prasad Badoo, talking to the National News Agency, RSS, said that the meeting reviewed the government’s policies and programs and also discussed on issues the party would speak on in parliament.

Before this, the Nepali Congress had decided to put its views in parliament by forming thematic committees.

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