nepalese nepalese  /ˌnɛ pə ˈliz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Nepal
  2. (adj) of or pertaining to or characteristic of Nepal or its people or language or culture

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News

  1. Health screening for Utah refugees

    SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - The Utah Department of Health started a summer of screenings today. "It's good for us to know these things," said Kxarka Sanyassi, a Nepalese Refugee, who arrived in Salt Lake City almost four years ago.  He is one of more than 40 thousand refugees who call Utah home.  And according to the International Rescue committee, getting refugees the care they need can be a ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: ABC 4 Salt Lake City

  2. Illegal employment abroad increases health risks for Nepalese women

    By Usha KC KATHMANDU, Nepal (GPI)-- Employment opportunities lure Nepalese women to work abroad, but they are at extra risk for suffering physical and mental injuries when they do so illegally. About 90 percent of the 2.5 million Nepalese women working abroad are undocumented. The government introduced age restrictions in 2012 to better protect women working abroad, but some argue this has ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: UPI

  3. St. Louis police release surveillance in hopes of catching killer of 7-Eleven clerk

    Shooting victim came to St. Louis last year after fleeing Nepalese refugee camp.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Quotes

  1. "The passing away of Shri Koirala marks the end of an era in Nepalese politics. Shri Koirala had an enlightened vision of India-Nepal relations and worked sincerely to bring the people of the two countries closer together," Manmohan Singh said...
    on Mar 20, 2010 By: Manmohan Singh Source: Economic Times

  2. "She was a very wonderfully written character," Allen said. "How can you go wrong when you meet a woman in a bar in Nepal and she's drinking men under the table, yelling at large men in Nepalese and ordering them out of the bar, and when she...
    on May 9, 2008 By: Karen Allen Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. "The Nepalese have shown a great capacity to resolve difficult issues through peaceful dialogue, and I have no doubt that acts of terror will discredit whatever cause they are claimed to promote," Mr Martin said.
    on Sep 2, 2007 By: Ian Martin Source: The Australian

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