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Preparations for kidney transplant at Bharatpur hospital on access_time2017/9/24

Chitwan - Preparations are on full swing for launching kidney transplant services at Bharatpur Hospital in Chitwan.  It is estimated that around 10 per cent of total populations are facing kidney related ailments in Nepal which has been on the ...

Closure of Beni-Jomsom-Korala road hits pilgrims access_time2017/9/22

Phalebas (Parbat) - The closure of Beni-Jomsom-Korala road section for the past three days has caused inconvenience to the people especially those who had been in Kagbeni of Mustang to observe the 'Sorha Shradhha/Pitri Paksha'.  'So...

Terhathum's three local levels san bank, hitting locals hard access_time2017/9/21

Terhathum - Lack of banks at three local levels in the district has affected the locals in various ways.  Phedap and Menchhyayem rural municipalities lack banks, although the government six months ago directed banks to open their branches at al...

Man swept away by river, dies access_time2017/9/21

Ratnanagar, Chitwan - A person died after he was swept away by river while crossing it at Padampokharai in Bharatpur Metropolitan City here today.  Karna Bahadur Kunwar, alias Santosh, around his 50s, was crossing the Kerunga rivulet when he wa...

Doctors demonstrate against Council of Ministers' decision access_time2017/9/21

Kathmandu - The doctors, in initiatives of medical associations, have demonstrated against the instruction given by the Council of Ministers to the Ministry of Health last Monday for formulating a Bill to make negligent doctors compensate patients.&nbs...

28 scrub typhus infected in two weeks in Chitwan access_time2017/9/21

Ratnagar (Chitwan) - At least 28 people have been infected with scrub typhus in a span of two weeks in Chitwan, according to the District Public Health Office (DPHO).  With this, the number of the infected has reached 182 so far in the current ...

Market monitoring intensified – Minister of State BK access_time2017/9/21

Kanchanpur - Minister of State for Supplies, Karna Bahadur BK has said the government has intensified the market monitoring to rein in black marketing and price hike during the festival period.  In a meeting with the consumers in Jhalari of Kan...

Three women killed in fire incident at Kanepokhari access_time2017/9/21

Urlabari (Morang) - Three women lost their lives to a fire that engulfed a house at Kanepokhari rural municipality-3, Harkapur of Morang.  The fire suddenly broke out the two-storied house of Chandra Bahadur Rai at 3.00 this morning and claimed...

Two killed in road accident access_time2017/9/20

Kathmandu - Two persons were killed when a motorcycle they were travelling on overturned nearby Tinkune in Kathmandu in the wee hours today. Police identified the deceased as Raju Tamang, 38, and Bishal Lama, 28, of Kavrepalanchowk. Tamang was riding t...

Girl dies in road accident access_time2017/9/20

Dang - Six-year-old girl was killed when a taxi met with an accident at Bedi in Dang's Deukhuri today. The deceased has been identified as Laxmi Sarki of Gadhawa rural municipality-6 in the district. The brake failure is blamed for the accident. Th...

Khandbari Municipality passes Rs 430 million budget access_time2017/9/20

Khandbari, Sankhuwasabha - The first town assembly of Khandbari Municipality has approved the municipality's budget, and policies and programmes for the fiscal year 2017/18.  Mayor Murari Prasad Khatiwada made public the budget, and policie...

DoH team reaches Bajura on malaria control mission access_time2017/9/20

Bajura - A medical team from the centre has reached here in connection with controlling spread of malaria in Kolti area of the district.  Besides studying the situation in the area, the team will also provide treatment services to the patients....

Police bust six gamblers in a raid at private residence access_time2017/9/19

Pokhara - The District Police Office, Kaski has arrested six gamblers following a raid at a private residence here.  The police team acted on a tip – off and raided Shamsher Gurung's residence at Tutunga of Pokhara Lekhnath Metropolit...

Sharp drop in viral patients recorded in Baitadi's health institutes access_time2017/9/19

Baitadi - The number of patients visiting the health institutes for viral fever here in Baditadi has gone down.  There has been a dramatic drop in the number of patients visiting the district hospital, Patan Primary Health Centre and Melauli Pr...

One held for human trafficking access_time2017/9/18

Melamchi - Police arrested a person from Chhapbhanjyang of Melamchi municipality-13 on Sunday evening for his involvement in human trafficking.  Subash Sarki, 26, who had been absconding for five years after being sued on a case of human trade ...

One electrocuted in Bhaktapur access_time2017/9/17

Bhaktapur - A youth was electrocuted in Narayantar Changunarayan Municipality-9 in Bhaktapur district today.  The deceased has been identified as Santosh Shrestha, 19, of Taithali in Sindhupalchowk district, according to Metropolitan City Circl...

Salyan Paryatan launched access_time2017/9/17

Salyan - 'Salyan Paryatan' (Tourism in Salyan), a pictorial book comprising pictures of various tourist spots in Salyan district has been released amid a programme held in Salyan district on Saturday.  President of Finance Committee und...

Power supply yet to resume at Musikot – 1 access_time2017/9/17

Gulmi - The operation of the Paropakar Cooperative Hydro Power Project which stalled two months ago is yet to resume.  The 50 kv transmitter at Paudiamarai area of Musikot municipality – 1 which broke down on July 13 has not been repaired...

FNJ Kaski set to confer awards on three journalists access_time2017/9/17

Pokhara - The 'Daya Shanker Palikhe Memorial Journalism Award 2074' will be conferred on senior journalist Punya Poudel.  The award set up by freedom fighter, Daya Shanker Palikhe's family and run by Federation of Nepali Journalists...

Bim village illuminated with electric power after seven years' effort access_time2017/9/17

Beni (Myagdi) - The Bim village of Malika rural municipality – 7 has now been linked with the country's national transmission grid after an effort spanning seven years.  The electrification project carried out under a joint investment...