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88 species of birds counted at Barekot access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

Barekot rural municipality in Jajarkot is found to be home to various species of rare birds. During a study which was centered on the community forests locating at an altitude from 1,891 meters to 2,309 meters, the presence of 88 species of birds was...

RSS News Impact: Jumla gets higher education scholarship budget access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

Jumla, which was missed out in the budget allocated for higher education scholarships in the Karnali Provincial government's budget for current fiscal year 2020/21, has received the budget on Tuesday.  The Social Development Ministry of the...

Take vaccine against COVID-19 without qualms: Leaders access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota has urged all citizens to take the vaccine against COVID-19 without any hesitation as it has been verified through scientific research. The Speaker made the appeal while talking to journalists after getting vaccinated a...

Federal, province committees to be requested for assistance to fire victims access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

A decision has been made to seek the help from the Central and Province Disaster Management Committees to ensure sufficient relief and monetary assistance to the survivors of Dobhan Bazaar of Meringan rural municipality. A meeting of the District Dis...

Special worship at Pashupatinath to resume from March 9 access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

The special worship offered at Pashupatinath Temple, closed for the past one year due to coronavirus pandemic, would be resumed from March 9. Treasurer at the Pashupati Area Development Trust, Dr Milan Kumar Thapa, told RSS that the special worshi...

NC calls PP meet before HoR session access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

The main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has called its parliamentary party meeting for coming Friday to discuss about the contemporary political issues. The meeting will take place at 1:00pm at the Federal Parliament Building, New Baneshwor. Acco...

NC should join government: Shashanka Koirala access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

Main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) general secretary Dr Shashanka Koirala has said the party should be part of the formation of a new government in coalition with the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Dahal-Nepal group.  Speaking at a press meet or...

Speaker and former Prime Ministers vaccinated against COVID-19 access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota has got himself vaccinated against COVID-19 today. He went to the vaccination centre at Civil Service Hospital at Minbhawan and took the first dose of the anti-COVID-19 vaccine. Similarly, former Prime Ministers Pushpa Ka...

Fire displaces 338 households in Fungling access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

Massive fire incidents have been recurring in Fungling bazaar of Taplejung over the years. The recent incident of fire has destroyed 152 houses and displaced 393 households in Taplejung.  In the fire incident that took place in 28 March 2004, a...

KMC intensifies maintenance and construction of over bridge access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has intensified maintenance and construction of over bridge in the current fiscal year in its bid to prevent road accidents.  Currently the metropolitan city is carrying out maintenance of an over bridge in f...

Two held with brown sugar access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

Police arrested two persons along with brown sugar from Mechingar municipality-6 of Jhapa on Tuesday.  The arrestees are Ganesh Chhetri, 23, of Angna-4, Panchthar and currently residing in Jhapa Damak-1 and Anup Tamang, 27, of Morang Urlabari...

Rampant exploitation of Kaligandaki continues unabated: Shaligram in crisis access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

Unlawful exploitation of the Kaligandaki has continued unabated for over the years. The tendency of crusher entrepreneurs to exploit river materials has not been let up though the Gandaki province government came up with a guideline to check the excava...

Raute leaders demand food and tent with chief minister Shahi access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

Nomadic Raute leader Dil Bahadur Shahi called on Chief Minister of the Karnali province government, Mahendra Bahadur Shahi. At the meeting held with the chief minister at latter’s residence on Tuesday, Dil Bahadur voiced his complaint that Gurans...

Slight improvement in tourist arrival access_timeअसार २, २०२१

A slight improvement has been seen in foreign tourist arrivals in February 2021. Looking at the latest foreign tourist arrival rate, the number of incoming foreign tourists is seen gradually increasing even amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.   A ...

Fire destroys 47 houses, displacing 79 families in Dobhan bazaar access_timeअसार २, २०२१

Seventy-nine families have been displaced after Dobhan bazaar, the border of Meringden rural municipality-3 and Athrai Tribeni rural municipality caught fire this morning. Chief of Taplejung Police Office, Balran Singh Rana, said that the fire is ...

JSP senior leader Mahato calls for unity for prosperous Nepal access_timeअसार २, २०२१

Janata Samajbadi Party Nepal’s senior leader Rajendra Mahato has stressed that unity among all is necessary to build a common and prosperous Nepal. Speaking at a press meet organised by the party today in Dhangadhi, he said, “Nepal wan...

NC raises objections over 'interference' in granting affiliation to B&C College access_timeअसार २, २०२१

The Nepali Congress has voiced objection over the decision of the Kathmandu University Senate giving affiliation to the MBBS programme of the proposed B&C College based in Jhapa.  The NC's Education Department, through a press release...

Trumps vaccinated against Covid-19 before leaving WHouse: advisor access_timeअसार २, २०२१

Donald Trump and his wife, Melania, were vaccinated against the coronavirus in January before leaving the White House, an advisor to the former president said on Monday. "President Trump and the first lady were vaccinated at the White House i...

China's billionaires club swells as market rally offsets virus pain access_timeअसार २, २०२१

More than 200 billionaires were created in China last year as booming stock markets and a flood of new listings offset the ravages of the virus pandemic, according to a global tally released Tuesday. The size of China's exclusive billionaire&#...

Huawei exec's extradition fight enters final round in Canada access_timeअसार २, २०२१

Chinese Huawei Technologies executive Meng Wanzhou was back in a Canadian court Monday to fight a final round against extradition to the United States, her lawyers challenging the crux of the case -- that she allegedly hid business dealings in Iran. ...