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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...

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...

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...

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 ...

Government pays attention to forest conservation - PM Oli access_timeअसार २, २०२१

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said the government has paid attention to the conservation, management, development and benefit among the allied topics.  Addressing the Eighth National Council of the Federation of Community Forestry Users Nepa...

PM Oli inaugurates Purbanchal Cancer Hospital access_timeअसार २, २०२१

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli today inaugurated a cancer hospital in Birtamod of Jhapa. The Purbanchal Cancer Hospital based in Birtamod Municipality-5 which has been in operation for around a year was formally inaugurated today. Local investor Durga ...

10 megawatt solar power added to nat'l grid access_timeअसार २, २०२१

Country's largest solar plant being constructed in Nuwakot district has generated 10 more megawatt of power. The project with capacity of 25-megawatt plant had produced 1.25 megawatt power some eight months ago.  Chief of Project Bikash Rag...

Journalism should always be towards democracy and constitution: Bhattarai access_timeअसार १, २०२१

Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Dahal-Nepal Group standing committee member Yogesh Bhattarai has asserted that the journalism should "always" be on the side of the democracy and constitution.  Addressing the second provincial assembly o...

Development efforts go on from all local levels: PM Oli access_timeअसार १, २०२१

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said development endevours were taking place from all 753 local levels. Laying a foundation stone for the Gandaki Province Staff College building today at Nadipur of Pokhara metropolis-3, the Prime Minister said the f...

Rhinos in CNP migrating west in search of suitable habitat access_timeअसार १, २०२१

Approximately 70 per cent of rhinos in the Chitwan National Park (CNP) has started migrating towards the western side from the east in search of suitable habitat, said the CNP.  The eastern area where majority rhinos were living is gradually lo...

Rajbhandari appointed non-resident Nepali ambassador to the Netherlands access_timeअसार १, २०२१

President Bidya Devi Bhandari has appointed Gehendra Rajbhandari as Nepal's non-resident ambassador to the Netherlands. Rajbhandari is the resident Ambassador of Nepal to Belgium. The President appointed him to the post in accordance with Arti...

Manang connected to national grid access_timeअसार १, २०२१

Manang district, known as a district beyond the Himalayas, has been connected with the national grid for the first time. A 33-KV transmission line has been connected to the national grid recently. According to Milan Subedi, Chief of Nepal Electricit...

Sinohydro workers back to work access_timeअसार १, २०२१

Agitating Sinohydro Company workers in Tanahu have been convinced to withdraw a strike and get back to work from today. The dispute between the company management and workers has come to an end with the signing of a bilateral agreement.  On F...

Pre-monsoon begins in country marking end of winter season access_timeअसार १, २०२१

The pre-monsoon has made its way into the country from today, ending the winter season.  Department of Hydrology and Meteorology in a bulletin today said that the pre-monsoon has begun from March 1. The pre-monsoon period mainly runs for three ...

Federal drinking water office set up in Myagdi access_timeअसार १, २०२१

An office of the federal drinking water and sewerage management project has been established in Myagdi district headquarters, Beni. The office will look after its working areas in three districts – Myagdi, Baglung and Mustang.  The proj...

NAC committed to passengers' safety access_timeजेठ २८, २०२१

Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) has said it is committed to passengers' safety and national and international aviation safety standards. In a press statement today, the NAC said its decision to fly an aircraft followed the flight permission by t...

Fewa Lake's boundary determined; area measures 5.726 square km access_timeजेठ २८, २०२१

The Gandaki Province government has unveiled the new measurement of the Fewa Lake, according to which, the lake measures 5.726 square kilometres (i.e. 11, 255 ropani 11 aana 1 paisa). The meeting of federal government’s council of ministers ...

PM Oli inaugurates motorable bridge access_timeजेठ २८, २०२१

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli today inaugurated a motorable bridge over the Kamal River at Kamal Rural Municipality-2 in Jhapa. The bridge that connects rural municipality's Kyampa bazaar to Dharampur of Shivashatkshi is 170 meters long and 11 met...

Rasuwagadhi-Kerung check point to be reopened in full swing from Monday access_timeजेठ २८, २०२१

The Rasuwagadhi-Kerung check point in Rasuwa district, one of the major trade points with China, will be reopened in full-fledged way from Monday, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA).  The check point had remained closed since...

President Deuba condoles Upreti's demise access_timeजेठ २८, २०२१

Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has expressed sorrow over the demise of the leader of party and former member of parliament Dr Shankar Prasad Upreti. Dr Upreti passed away in Kathmandu last night at the age of 88. In his message of co...