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Reconstruction of Rani Pokhari to further delay access_timeOctober 15

Kathmandu – The reconstruction of the historical Rani Pokhari damaged by the earthquake of April, 2015, three years ago, will further delay, thanks to various reasons. The Kathmandu Metropolitan City, the authorised authority to undertake the rec...

Attorney General Kharel directs police to file case seeking life imprisonment to rapists access_timeOctober 15

Dhanusa – Attorney General Agni Prasad Kharel has directed the police department to file a case seeking life imprisonment to the men arrested for raping and murdering 10-year-old girl Manika Yadav along with confiscation of all property.  ...

Two killed in jeep plunge access_timeOctober 15

Gulmi – Two men were killed when a jeep skidded off the road and fell some 300 meters into a local river at Chandrakot in Gulmi today morning.  The deceased have been identified Bharat Bahadur Gurung, 53, and Lal Bahadur Gurung, 39, of ...

Concrete plan necessary for conserving water resources: Speaker Mahara access_timeOctober 14

Dang – Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara has insisted on the need of unity among all political parties in development endeavours. Speaking at a greetings exchange ceremony organised by the Tulsipur Drinking Water and Consumers' Committee on the ...

Sajha Yatayat begins online ticketing access_timeOctober 14

Kathmandu –The Sajha Yatayat has begun online ticketing to provide information about transport facility and ticketing service in a convenient manner.  The Sajha Yatayat informed that it made an agreement with bussewa.com for the online ...

Chakra Bastola's body to be kept at party central office for final tribute access_timeOctober 14

Kathmandu – The mortal body of Nepali Congress leader Chakra Prasad Bastola is to be kept at the party central office Sanepa from 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm for final tribute today.  The NC former central leader and former foreign minister Bast...

Bodies of all nine killed in violent snowstorm retrieved access_timeOctober 14

Myagdi – All the nine people gone missing from the base camp of Mount Gurja of Dhawalagiri rural municipality-1 in Myagdi following a violent snowstorm have been confirmed dead. The bodies were retrieved this morning.  A team of securit...

Nepal model in Religious tolerance: NA Chair access_timeOctober 14

Baglung – National Assembly Chair Ganesh Timalsena said that that Nepal is a model country in the world in terms of religious tolerance.  Speaking at a program organized by Baglung municipality here today, Chairman Timilasena said relig...

Ambulance handed over to hospital access_timeOctober 14

Rampur, Palpa –Minister for Land Management, Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation Padma Aryal handed over an ambulance to the Chapakot Hospital in Syangja on Saturday.  The keys to the ambulance received from the government were handed ...

Car-truck collision kills 8 in India access_timeOctober 13

NEW DELHI – At least eight people, including five female teachers and three children, were killed Saturday in a truck-car collision in western Indian state of Rajasthan, police said.  The victims were travelling in a car that collided w...

Cyclist killed in road accident access_timeOctober 14

Kawasoti – A cyclist died after being hit by a goods carrier truck in old Kawasoti of ward no-3 of Kawasoti municipality along the East-West Highway last night.  The deceased has been identified as Rabiraj Khanal,58, of Madhyabindu muni...

Drinking water project in the offing access_timeOctober 14

Nawalparasi – Minister for Water Supply and Sanitation Bina Magar laid the foundation stone of an overhead tank of the Rajahar drinking water and sanitation users committee in Devchuli municipality-16.  On Saturday, she also took note o...

Ten-year-old raped and murdered access_timeOctober 14

Dhanusa – Two people have been arrested on the charge of murdering after raping a ten-year-old girl in Aurahi municipality.  Binod Mukhiya Bin, 32, and Nathuli Pandi Kumahar,23, of Parwaha in ward no 2 of the municipality were arrested ...

Civil servants deprived of salary even in Dashain access_timeOctober 14

Baitedi – Civil servants based at various government offices in Baitedi have not received their salary, thus depriving them of celebrating the Dashain festival.  Since the formation of the provincial government, employees of some office...

In-charge Sharma pledges development of Karnali access_timeOctober 12

Surkhet –Karnali Province In-charge of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Janardan Sharma has vowed for his active participation for the development of Karnali Province.  At a programme organized in Surkhet to exchange greetings on the occasio...

70 local levels to get ambulances access_timeOctober 12

Dharan – The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Law of the Province No. 1 has decided to provide ambulances to as high as 70 rural municipalities from 14 districts in the province by launching ‘Chief Minister Highly Essential Services Ce...

Three persons dead in Morang road accidents access_timeOctober 12

Urlabari – Three persons died in separate road accidents that occurred in Morang district last night.  Two persons died after a truck (Na 5 Kha 1920) from the opposite direction hit a motorbike (Ko 12 Pa 9682) in Belbari Municipality-4 alon...

Minister vows 5,000 monthly allowance to senior citizens access_timeOctober 12

Melamchi –Minister for Labour,Employment and Social Security Gokarna Bista has committed to increasing monthly allowance to Rs 5,000 for senior citizens.  At a programme organized to exchange greetings on festivals in Melamchi of Sindhu...

Two men fell to death access_timeOctober 11

Jajarkot – Two men were killed after falling off cliffs in separate incidents in Jajarkot district today. Lal Bahadur Khadka, 27, slid to death while collecting fodder in a forest nearby his home at Barekot Rural Municipality-9, said a local resi...

Behavioural changes in police called for curbing crimes access_timeOctober 11

Hetauda –Chief Minister of Province No. 3 Dormani Poudel has asserted that the police organization should be more responsible and the police persons should consider changes in behaviour and attitude so as to control crimes and maintain peace more...