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Nepal's 'ghost schools' hide large-scale corruption

Since the report was made public, the government has taken little action apart from cutting off funds to the ghost schools and filing dozens of cases.


THEY started appearing across Nepal's poorest districts several years ago - partially built schools meant for local children and funded with public money.

The schools never opened. But many continued to receive funding from the government - and possibly overseas donors -...

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