The Post's Weekly News Quiz: Mahara's acquittal, Tumbahangphe's elevation to minister, Gokul Baskota's resignationTake the Post's weekly quiz and find out if you stayed up-to-date this week.
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Published at : February 21, 2020
Updated at : February 21, 2020 09:06
Kathmandu District Court clearing former Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara on the attempted rape charge, former deputy speaker Shiva Maya Thumbahangphe being given the charge of a ministry and this week's latest political development— the resignation of sitting minister Gokul Baskota over leaked tape where he is heard negotiating a ‘commission’ and more. How closely did you follow the news this week? Take our quiz and find out.
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When had the police filed a charge sheet against Krishna Bahadur Mahara in an attempted rape case?
September 29, 2019
October 31, 2019
October 21, 2019
October 11, 2019
2 of 17
Which country has lifted an import ban on refined palm oil from Nepal?
3 of 17
Durga Prasai, accused of slander, is the executive director of which medical college?
National Medical College
B&C Medical College
Universal Medical College
Gandaki Medical College
4 of 17
New research findings of which organisation has warned of an increased number of landslides in the higher Himalayan region due to climate change?
Climate Action Network
Green Climate Fund
Global Atmosphere Watch
5 of 17
Who is the author of ‘Theatre of Nepal’?
Carol C Davis
6 of 17
Who was declared the best forward in Martyr’s Memorial A Division League this season?
Bimal Gharti Magar
7 of 17
Who is the new Law and Justice Minister of Nepal?
Shiva Maya Tumbahangpe
Bhanu Bhakta Dhakal
Padma Kumari Aryal
8 of 17
Which organisation has been maintaining a digital database to address the blood supply and demand gap?
Blood Donors Association
Youth For Blood
Nepal Blood Bank
9 of 17
How many Nepalis were brought home from Wuhan, China, on Sunday morning?
10 of 17
Aspiring musician Dibesh Pokharel is a participant in which singing reality show?
The X Factor
11 of 17
The government has begun the process to establish the second cross-border pipeline in which district?
12 of 17
Who is the first Nepali filmmaker to bag the best movie award at the Critics Week of Venice International Film Festival?
Min Bahadur Bham
Tsering Rhitar Sherpa
Dipendra K Khanal
13 of 17
Which rural municipality has imposed a ban on the operation of chartered helicopter flights in the Annapurna Base Camp region?
Mangala Rural Municipality
Dhaulagiri Rural Municipality
Annapurna Rural Municipality
Malika Rural Municipality
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Golul Baskota was heading which ministry before resigning over leaked tape where he is heard negotiating a ‘commission’?
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The Nepal Army is once again returning around half of the budget released for the construction of which national pride project?
Sikta Irrigation Project
Tarai Hulaki Marg
Babai Irrigation Project
16 of 17
The Teenjure, Milke and Jaljale areas are combinedly known as the capital of which plant species?
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Advertising agencies have asked the Nepal Rastra Bank to provide them cards worth up to $5,000 to pay for which ad platform?
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