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Tear gas used on protesters Map of Kathmandu Nepal  Police lobbed tear gas at a growing number of protesters on the edge of Kathmandu Security forces open fire on protesters
Nepalese colonel faces torture charges in UK court  London: Kumar Lama, 46, will appear in a British court Saturday to face torture charges linked to his alleged actions during his country's civil war King agreed to reinstate parliament Map of Kathmandu Nepal

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  Jubilant Nepalis have taken to the streets in celebration in parts of the capital Kathmandu
 A tired King Gyanendra announced the move in a late-night TV address 7-party opposition alliance is ending weeks of protests and calls off a strike The alliance decided that former Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala would head a new government
  Tens of thousands of protesters marching toward the royal palace in defiance of a curfew

  The security forces prevented thousands of pro-democracy protesters from storming the city's center
Riot police kill 3 protesters
  Police have opened fire on pro-democracy activists, killing 3 people and injuring at least 100 others
Apr.19   'Shoot-to-kill' curfew   An 18-hour curfew has come into force in the capital Kathmandu, ahead of a major demonstration 3 protesters killed  Police have exchanged fire with pro-democracy protesters in a town in eastern Nepal Apr.17 Protesters fired on, 1 dead  Security forces in a town of Nijgadh shot into a crowd marching on the main highway to protest royal dictatorship Apr.12 Arrests as protests continue  Police have arrested 25 journalists and 5 human rights activists as demonstrations calling for king to step down Apr.9 Police fire rubber bullets  Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at pro-democracy demonstrators on in the capital Katmandu Apr.8   Extended curfew Map of Kathmandu Nepal  The authorities have extended a daytime curfew in Kathmandu to prevent protests again King Police fire on protesters
  Security forces fired on stone-throwing protesters, killing 1 person and wounding at least 5 others
 The government extended a dawn-to-dusk curfew in the capital to block opposition parties from mass rally demanding that King restore democracy
Apr.7 Scores arrested in strike  It's the second day of protests called by political parties opposed to King Gyanendra's rule

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04-24 King agreed to reinstate parliament Kathmandu, Nepal
2. 04-23 Tear gas used on protesters Kathmandu, Nepal
3. 04-22 Security forces open fire on protesters Nepal
E. 04-20 Curfew extended in Kathmandu Nepal
5. 04-20 Riot police kill 3 protesters Nepal
G. 04-19 'Shoot-to-kill' curfew Kathmandu, Nepal
7. 04-19 3 protesters killed Nepal
8. 04-17 Protesters fired on, 1 dead Nepal

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