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Complete details about Nepal in Asia with capital city Kathmandu

Country NameNepal (Nepal)
Country CodeNPL
Capital CityKathmandu
ContinentAsia
RegionSouthern and Central Asia
Independence Year1769
Population23930000
Surface Area147181.0
Life Expectancy57.8 years
GNP4768.0 (old 4837.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy

Spoken Languages

Bhojpuri     (7.5%)
Hindi     (3.0%)
Maithili     (11.9%)
Nepali [official]     (50.4%)
Newari     (3.7%)
Tamang     (4.9%)
Tharu     (5.4%)

Major Cities

Kathmandu, Central     (population 591835)
Biratnagar, Eastern     (population 157764)
Pokhara, Western     (population 146318)
Lalitapur, Central     (population 145847)
Birgunj, Central     (population 90639)

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From @dhirajkarki on Wed May 24 22:59:50 EDT 2017 Owing to #Nepal government's negligence & mismanagement, #students are attracted to #private and #foreign #campuses https://t.co/FlQIVJTvb6
From @aksahyakeerti on Wed May 24 22:59:29 EDT 2017 diplomacy context: https://t.co/K1D1O7tL9x
From @bijayamatya on Wed May 24 22:58:50 EDT 2017 The Pavilions Himalayas launching new eco boutique tented Villas 2018 across the Fewa Lake in #Pokhara #Nepal? https://t.co/KHOVV0hbSH
From @YusufDFI on Wed May 24 22:58:16 EDT 2017 Nepal will carefully weigh use of funds from China: Nepal envoy https://t.co/9AVRCbZtd0
From @BisSQ9FS747Ge8k on Wed May 24 22:58:14 EDT 2017 RT @kevinstalin48: #SUPPORT_NEPAL_CITIZENS
From @bigooltube on Wed May 24 22:57:33 EDT 2017 #Chopper @ #AnnapurnaBasecamp & #mountain #Annapurna I #annapurnasoutha #HiunChuli #Gangapurna #Machhapuchhre #Nepal https://t.co/oXVgmbXZnP
From @RobertGlasserUN on Wed May 24 22:57:11 EDT 2017 RT @unisdr: .@ariseinitiative's Sandra Wu presents the 2017 #RiskAward to #Nepal #nurse association's Apsara Pandey @#MEXICOGP2017 https://?
From @paschim_nepal on Wed May 24 22:57:07 EDT 2017 ???????? : ????? ???? ???? ????? https://t.co/XJVqafiOTR https://t.co/d3ZkF3bMAq
From @KneeshaBhandari on Wed May 24 22:57:03 EDT 2017 Culture in Rara, the biggest lake in Nepal https://t.co/GOwxDXsaLM via @wordpressdotcom
From @Nepal_News_En on Wed May 24 22:56:47 EDT 2017 tkp: Political & bureaucratic actors need to hurry with preps for transition to federalism, by Sachchi Ghimire?? https://t.co/d3WVC9wDDT
From @Nepal_News_En on Wed May 24 22:56:45 EDT 2017 tkp: #Editorial Low-growth trap: To achieve higher growth, Nepal needs to get more investments and enhance?? https://t.co/p0h94KrZf1
From @Nepal_News_En on Wed May 24 22:56:43 EDT 2017 tkp: PM Dahal announces his resignation (With Video) https://t.co/ypx1iEkVxA  https://t.co/aGbFPmsBIG https://t.co/ZF1EsoJdgR
From @Demokratie_Bot on Wed May 24 22:56:43 EDT 2017 RT @shahidul: #Nepal's prime minister announces resignation https://t.co/yOhPonsTry #democracy #parliamet #election https://t.co/lEQB6GwDR1
From @bahuguna_sanjay on Wed May 24 22:55:23 EDT 2017 @ashwani_mahajan Good lesson for these tiny little countries, next in line is Nepal and Pakistan .