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'Karbakeli Eco Trek' through thickets of alpine jungles a must for backpackers access_timeApril 23

  Beni ,Myagdi – The 'Karbakeli Eco Trek' will soon join the list of official trek routes in Nepal with pristine bounties of nature in offer and a jungle safari.  The locals are set to bring the route into life with a...

Dhorpatan awaits decision on buffer zone status access_timeApril 23

    Baglung – After six years of tireless efforts, the government is yet to declare Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve a buffer zone.  The announcement could not go ahead three years ago even after reaching the final stage fol...

Rs 25 million goes in vain on Ranipokhari reconstruction access_timeApril 22

    Kathmandu – As many as Rs 25 million spent for reconstruction of the Ranipokhari temple, demolished in the earthquake, went in vain after the dispute emerged among the locals, Department of Archaeology, and Kathmandu Metropoli...

Ramche folks compelled to walk for three days to receive local-level services access_timeApril 22

    Babiyachaur – Though in a long gap of two decades, the local level elections were held successfully with the promises that people would receive the government/state services at their doorsteps in a new federal Nepal. But ...

Survey for night-time flights underway at Bhadrapur airport access_timeApril 22

  Baniyani ,Jhapa– A survey has started for regular night – time flights at the Bhadrapur airport in Jhapa.  Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) has started survey for installation of lights and instruments along t...

Hospital forced to undertake C-section in absence of equipment access_timeApril 20

    Dune, Dolpa –The one and only district hospital in Dolpa has been carrying out surgical incisions on expectant mothers despite the lack of necessary medical equipment.  The District Hospital Dolpa has a total capacity ...

Shuklaphanta swamp deer being monitored access_timeApril 19

  Bhimdattanagar – Monitoring of the swamp deer has been started in Shuklaphanta National Park of Kanchanpur district. The swamp deer is one of the rare wildlife species.  The monitoring and census of swamp deer in Shuklaph...

Rafting started in Thulibheri River access_timeApril 19

    Jajarkot – Commercial rafting has begun in 'Thulibheri', a famous river of the area.  Minister for Forest and Environment Shakti Basnet inaugurated the rafting at Nalgadh municipality-8, Bagara, Wednesday.&n...

Fourteen concrete bridges to be constructed on Beni-Korala road section access_timeApril 18

  Myagdi – Fourteen concrete bridges are tobe constructed on the Beni-Korala road section. Korala is the transit point on the Nepal-China border in Mustang district.  This many bridges would be constructed on the tributarie...

New committee formed to conserve Itahari lakes access_timeApril 18

  Itahari – A new working committee has been formed for the development and conservation of lakes in Itaharai-- a popular destination for picnic and boating for the domestic tourists in eastern Nepal.  The fifth annual gene...

109 – year – old woman honoured access_timeApril 17

  Tehrathum –Senior Citizens District Association, Tehrathum on Monday honoured a 109 – year – old centenarian coinciding with the occasion of Mother's Day.  Padammaya Shrestha, 109, from Nagdaha of Myanglung munic...

Leopard attacks man in Kanchanpur access_timeबैशाख ३, २०७५

  Bimduttanagar, Kanchanpur– A 45-year-old man was injured here when a leopard attacked him today.  Chhauna Rana of Bagfata of Bhimdutta Municipality-18, Kanchanpur was severely injured in the leopard attack. He has been rushed ...

Number of tourist doubles in Sauraha this New Year compared to last year access_timeबैशाख ३, २०७५

  Ratnanagar– The number of tourists visiting Sauraha to celebrate the New Year has more than doubled this time compared to the previous years.  This augurs well for the prospect of tourism in Chitwan district, according to the tour...

Wild buffalo census begins access_timeApril 11

    Itahari – Koshitappu Wildlife Reserve began the census of world's rare species, wild buffalo, from Tuesday.  The census of the species has been undertaken in every two years as per the policy of the Department o...

Pandey sets out to climb Sagarmatha for a cause access_timeApril 10

  Kathmandu – Engaged in physical, mental and intellectual development of children for the past 11 years, Prakash Raj Pandey sets out on an expedition to climb Sagarmatha (Mount Everest) for a cause. He will raise the rights of child...

Nepal to take part in Vietnam Expo 2018 access_timeApril 9

    Kathmandu –Nepal is going to take part in Vietnam International Trade Fair - VIETNAMEXPO to be held under the assignment of the government of Vietnam and collaborations of Ministry of Industry and Trade (Department of Trade Pr...

Illegal structures constructed on public land being demolished access_timeApril 9

  Ratnanagar, Chitwan –The Ratnanagar Municipality has started removing the structures including houses and sheds constructed by encroaching upon public land.  The municipality has started demolishing such structures as part of ...

Where girls forced to miss schools during menstruation access_timeApril 6

Bajura –The Kirtichaur Secondary School based in Manakot of Gaumul Rural Municipality-5 in Bajura has presently 250 girl students. But those who have reached puberty regularly miss schools at least five days in a month.  False beliefs...

Number of tourists visiting Khumbu climbs this year access_timeApril 6

    Salleri, Solukhumbu – The number of tourists visiting Khumbu area, the gateway to the world's highest mountain, Mt Everest, has crossed three thousand in the month of Fagun (February 13 to March 14) this year.  ...

More than 36,000 recorded for health insurance scheme in Ilam access_timeचैत २२, २०७४

    Mangalbare, Ilam – A total of 36,005 have been insured from Ilam district under the government introduced Health Insurance Scheme, said the District Health Insurance Board.  Under the insurance programme, a fami...