Lifestyle

Domestic violence, changing lifestyle fuel divorce in Rolpa access_timeAugust 5

Rolpa – At a time when the domestic violence and changing lifestyle have been taken as the major reasons behind growing cases of divorce, the growing public awareness about domestic violence have encouraged women to register for divorce in Rolpa....

Science top choice of SEE top scorers access_timeJune 27

Kathmandu –Science has been the top choice of the students scoring outstanding grade in the Secondary Education Examination (SEE), the Grade 10 final examinations, held in March. The results of SEE were published on Monday.  Most of the...

Malekhu and Bairani under darkness access_timeJune 19

Malekhu –Locals at Galchhi Rural Municipality-6 Baireni, Maheshdobhan and Gajuri Rural Municipality-2 Malekhubazaar in the district are living under darkness for two weeks.  The sheer negligence of Nepal Electricity Authority to restore...

129-member committee formed to celebrate International Day of Yoga access_timeJune 13

Kathmandu –The government has formed a 129-member main committee headed by Minister for Education, Science and Technology, Giriraj Mani Pokhrel, to celebrate the fourth International Day of Yoga in a grand manner.  The first meeting of ...

Scarcity of drinking water driving people out of village in Palpa access_timeJune 4

Rampur, Palpa –Gothari Ghari village of Mathagadhi Rural Municipality-5 in the district is emptying at a faster pace for want of drinking water, a basic need for life. The village of around 500 families has been reduced to merely 200 in search of...

Kali Bahadur's growing beard draws monthly salary access_timeMay 24

Dang – As hilarious as it grows, a person is earning a salary by growing beard for the past 12 years.  Kali Bahadur Budhathoki, a resident of Ghorahi Sub Metropolitan City – 15, gets monthly salary for just continuing with a beard...

Rural municipality buys water to satiate villagers' thirst access_timeMay 15

Paanchthar – A local level body in Paancthar has focused on providing facilities to the people by discarding its own ease.  The Kummayak rural municipality – reeling under perennial drinking water crisis – made the declarati...

Two Tanahun villages lack electricity access_timeMay 8

Damauli, Tanahun – Approximately 84 households of two villages, Byas Municipality-14 and Bandipur Rural Municipality-6, are forced to live in the dark without electricity.  Every election, poll agenda dominates electricity, drinking wat...

Myagdi women play Naumati musical instruments, break tradition access_timeMay 7

Myagdi – Breaking the tradition of only males playing the naumati baja (an ensemble of nine traditional musical instruments), women from Myagdi and currently residing in Pokhara, Kaski have started a new culture of women's participation in th...

Aurawani declared first untouchability-free ward in Sunsari access_timeMay 7

Inaruwa – Aurawani of Gadhi rural municipality-2 in Sunsari has been declared as first untouchability-free ward in the district on Sunday.  At a programme organsied by Ward office of Gadhi rural municipality-2 and Nepal National Dalit S...

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...