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January 2, 2001 | From Times Wire Reports
A general strike called by Communist parties to protest four deaths during recent rioting shut down Nepal, leaving businesses and schools closed and vehicles off roads. Two people were killed Sunday in the southern town of Rajbiraj, 150 miles southeast of Katmandu, the capital, when police fired at demonstrators protesting last week's violence, the Katmandu Post reported.
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January 2, 2001 | From Times Wire Reports
A general strike called by Communist parties to protest four deaths during recent rioting shut down Nepal, leaving businesses and schools closed and vehicles off roads. Two people were killed Sunday in the southern town of Rajbiraj, 150 miles southeast of Katmandu, the capital, when police fired at demonstrators protesting last week's violence, the Katmandu Post reported.
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April 7, 1992 | Associated Press
Police opened fire Monday on violent mobs during a strike called to protest price rises and alleged corruption, killing at least five people and wounding 50 others, officials said.
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April 7, 1992 | Associated Press
Police opened fire Monday on violent mobs during a strike called to protest price rises and alleged corruption, killing at least five people and wounding 50 others, officials said.
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April 1, 1990 | United Press International
Police shot and wounded four pro-democracy protesters Saturday in a suburb of Katmandu and arrested dozens of people in raids on homes to quell mushrooming demands for political freedom in the Himalayan kingdom. Despite the early morning police crackdown in Patan, about 7,000 demonstrators spilled into the streets in the afternoon for a second rally, and organizers vowed not to be intimidated by the killing Friday of two pro-democracy activists. Since Feb.
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April 19, 2009 | Reed Johnson
In the course of developing her eco- and human-friendly couture, L.A.-based designer Christina Kim has braved riots in Nepal, violent religious clashes in India and a nasty, brutish standoff between striking teachers and the state governor in Oaxaca, Mexico. Other designers might regard such encounters merely as a necessary cost of doing business in the increasingly globalized high-fashion world.
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April 1, 1990 | United Press International
Police shot and wounded four pro-democracy protesters Saturday in a suburb of Katmandu and arrested dozens of people in raids on homes to quell mushrooming demands for political freedom in the Himalayan kingdom. Despite the early morning police crackdown in Patan, about 7,000 demonstrators spilled into the streets in the afternoon for a second rally, and organizers vowed not to be intimidated by the killing Friday of two pro-democracy activists. Since Feb.
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