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Chhaugoth: fear of 'invisible' power continues to banish women from home during periods access_timeApril 22

    Jajarkot – Gita Khadka of Luhadaha of Junichande-4 in Jajarkot spends her first seven days in a shed far from her home during her monthly periods. She does not feel comfortable to live in isolation but cannot dare to violate...

Over 300,000 qualified for second installment of NRA grant access_timeचैत ५, २०७४

Kathmandu - Over 300,000 earthquake survivors included in the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA)'s list of beneficiaries have been certified for drawing the second installment under the private housing grant.  Earlier, the NRA had given ...

78 plaints related to reconstruction addressed in Rasuwa access_timeचैत ४, २०७४

Rasuwa - Most of the public complaints related to facilitating the construction of the private shelters damaged by the April 25, 2015 earthquake have been settled in Rasuwa district.  Programme officer of Transparency International (TI) Nepal...

Rs 30 million collected for renovating roof of Gokarneshwar temple access_timeचैत ४, २०७४

Kathmandu -  The Shreemad Bhagawat Mahayagya religious programme organised to collect funds for the renovation of the roof of the Gokarneshwar Mahadev temple has collected Rs 30 million.  The religious programme was organised March 7 to...

Cancer victim gets support from Korea access_timeचैत २, २०७४

Terhathum -  Nepali people working in South Korea have aided over Rs 200,000 to cancer survivor Torna Maden of Chhathar rural municipality-6, Sudap of Terhathum district.  The support was channelized through Sudap Non-Immigrant Liaison ...

Bim health post building constructed access_timeचैत १, २०७४

Babiyachaur (Myagdi) -  A building of Bim health post has been constructed at Malika rural municipality-7, Dandagaun in Myagdi.  The Urban Development and Building Construction has built the well-equipped building.  The BN Constru...

I am committed to protecting women's rights: Minister Thapa access_timeफागुन २९, २०७४

Kathmandu - Minister for Labour, Employment, Women, Children and Social Security, Thama Maya Thapa has said that stern action would be taken against those people involved in committing violence against women.  Minister Thapa, who was at the Nepal...

1,038 people benefitted from health camp access_timeफागुन २८, २०७४

Gaighat, Udayapur - A total of 1,038 people were benefitted from a health camp organised at Bhulke-based Nepal Army camp.  Different health services were provided in the three-day camp where army personnel and their family members including ex-ar...

Transaction of Rs 20 million in Nuwakot festival access_timeफागुन २८, २०७४

Trishuli, Nuwakot -The fifth Nuwakot festival organized recently has made the transaction of Rs 20 million.  The 12-day festival was organized at Bidur with the slogan of 'Prosperous Nuwakot: Our Resolution'.  During the concluding ...

Four persons including journalist feted access_timeफागुन २७, २०७४

Biratnagar -  The Child Service Committee Biratnagar honoured four persons representing different sectors including a journalist on Saturday.  The Committee honoured journalist Nawodit with 'Child Service Journalism Award' carry...

Vehicular movement barred on deteriorated Bailey bridge access_timeफागुन २७, २०७४

Marsyangdi (Lamjung) -  The vehicular movement has been barred on the deteriorating Bailey bridge of Khudi rivulet at Marsyangdi rural municipality-3.  Locals have halted vehicular movement over the bridge along the Besishahar-Chame roa...

Nepal sees improvements on gender equality access_timeफागुन २५, २०७४

Kathmandu - Women's access and political participation in state machineries have gradually increased, yet their economic, educational and health status is not satisfactory.  Highlighting improvements on gender equality indicators, Joint Secre...

Jajarkot health post struggling to provide service for want of doctor access_timeफागुन २४, २०७४

Jajarkot - The body of one Narendra Gharti of Barekot rural municipality-2 in the district kept at a health post at Limsa two days ago is waiting for a post-mortem, thanks to unavailability of a doctor.  "We have no idea what to do with Ghar...

Women should be guaranteed reproductive health rights access_timeफागुन २४, २०७४

Kathmandu -  Women should have a say in taking decision regarding matters on reproductive health.  Women rights activists speaking in a programme organised by the Forum for Women, Law and Development here on Wednesday insisted that the ...

Psycho-social counselling services provided to 800 women access_timeफागुन २४, २०७४

Kanchanpur - Psycho-social counselling service has been provided to 800 women of the Shuklaphanta and Bedkot municipalities in Kanchanpur district.  Conflict Survivors and Single Women Development Centre, Kanchanpur provided this service under it...

Bhaktapur Cancer Hospital gets new annex ward access_timeफागुन २३, २०७४

Bhaktapur - A new annex ward has been brought into operation at the Bhaktapur Cancer Hospital.  Chief of Province-3 Anuradha Koirala inaugurated the annex ward amidst a function organised on the occasion of the 23rd anniversary of the hospital he...

Language Commission experts carrying out research on Rana Tharu access_timeफागुन २३, २०७४

Kanchanpur - A team of experts from the Language Commission has started study and research works on the Rana Tharu language in Kanchanpur district.  The team has started research at 24 schools in Laljhadi area of the district to find out whether ...

1,000 benefitted from health camp access_timeफागुन २२, २०७४

Babiyachaur -  As many as 1,000 people were benefitted from a free health camp held at Mangala rural municipality-2, Babiyachaur of Myagdi on Monday.  A total of 1,006 people were benefitted from the camp organized by Mangala rural muni...

Bachelor classes in agriculture in Chitwan after seven years access_timeफागुन २१, २०७४

Chitwan -  The Tribhuvan University (TU) is resuming classes in agriculture science after seven years in Chitwan. The classes under the Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science have remained closed here for the past seven years following t...

Mahakali Zonal Hospital resumes service access_timeफागुन २१, २०७४

Bhimdattanagar, Kanchanpur - Mahakali Zonal Hospital that halted its all services following a protest on Saturday resumed service on Sunday.  All services of the hospital were closed down following misbehaviors with hospital doctors and health wo...