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88 species of birds counted at Barekot access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

Barekot rural municipality in Jajarkot is found to be home to various species of rare birds. During a study which was centered on the community forests locating at an altitude from 1,891 meters to 2,309 meters, the presence of 88 species of birds was...

Special worship at Pashupatinath to resume from March 9 access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

The special worship offered at Pashupatinath Temple, closed for the past one year due to coronavirus pandemic, would be resumed from March 9. Treasurer at the Pashupati Area Development Trust, Dr Milan Kumar Thapa, told RSS that the special worshi...

Fire displaces 338 households in Fungling access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

Massive fire incidents have been recurring in Fungling bazaar of Taplejung over the years. The recent incident of fire has destroyed 152 houses and displaced 393 households in Taplejung.  In the fire incident that took place in 28 March 2004, a...

Two held with brown sugar access_timeअसार ३, २०२१

Police arrested two persons along with brown sugar from Mechingar municipality-6 of Jhapa on Tuesday.  The arrestees are Ganesh Chhetri, 23, of Angna-4, Panchthar and currently residing in Jhapa Damak-1 and Anup Tamang, 27, of Morang Urlabari...

China's billionaires club swells as market rally offsets virus pain access_timeअसार २, २०२१

More than 200 billionaires were created in China last year as booming stock markets and a flood of new listings offset the ravages of the virus pandemic, according to a global tally released Tuesday. The size of China's exclusive billionaire&#...

Price of yellow metal goes down Rs 1,700 per tola access_timeअसार २, २०२१

Price of yellow metal has gone down in Nepali market today. It has decreased by Rs 1,700 per tola (11.66 grammes) today. According to the Federation of Nepal Gold and Silver Dealers Association, price of hallmark gold has been fixed at Rs 87,000 p...

Nepalis in South Korea provide financial assistance to Bhagirathi's family access_timeअसार २, २०२१

Sudurpaschim Samaj based in South Korea has provided financial support to the family of Bhagirathi Bhatta of Baitadi. The organisation collected Rs 283,500 to assist the Bhatta family.  Bhatta of Dogadakedar Rural Municipality was murdered afte...

Dr Rawal named as Acting Vice-Chancellor of KAHS access_timeअसार २, २०२१

The government has designated Dr Mangal Rawal as the Acting Vice-Chancellor of Karnali Academy of Health Sciences. The Ministry of Health and Population gave such responsibility to the hospital's director Dr Rawal. The post of Academy's Vi...

Organic farming system in far-west access_timeअसार २, २०२१

In a bid to reduce the excessive use of chemical fertiliser in farming system, organic farming is being implemented in the districts of Sudurpaschim Province. This move is aimed reducing the impacts of chemical fertilisers through the promotion of orga...

BOP set up in Ilam access_timeअसार १, २०२१

A border outpost (BOP) of Armed Police Force has been set up at Manebhanjyang in Suryodaya Municipality-1 in Ilam district. The seventh outpost of the APF across the country is set up under the campaign to increase BOPs across the border in a bid to ...

Solu community FM catches fire access_timeअसार १, २०२१

A fire engulfed the office of Solu FM – a community radio operated by Young Star Club – in Solukhumbu municipality-6, Dorpubazaar.  The inferno was taken under control this morning, shared chairperson of the Radio Board of Directo...

Cartoon journalism to hold politics accountable access_timeजेठ २८, २०२१

Speakers at a programme viewed that political parties used media to reach power. They said it during a programme on 'Cartoon Journalism and Freedom of Expression' organized by Cartoonist Club of Nepal here today. After the fulfillment of pol...

Cancer patient provided Rs 1.8 million assistance access_timeजेठ २८, २०२१

Various social organizations set up by Nepali diaspora in different countries came together to provide monetary assistance- Rs 1.8 million to a cancer patient at Galkot Municipality-4 in Baglung district.  A campaign was launched to raise fun...

Modern tools for sugarcane farmers access_timeजेठ २८, २०२१

Modern agriculture tools and equipment were handed over to farmers involved in commercial sugarcane farming in Laljhadi rural municipality. The support in the form of grant was made under the Chief Minister Model Agro Village programme run by the Sudur...

Gold price up by Rs 1,100 per tola access_timeजेठ २३, २०२१

Price of yellow metal has gone up by Rs 1,100 per tola in Nepali market today. The gold price which remained stable on Monday has increased today. According to Federation of Nepal Gold and Silver Dealers Association, the price of hallmark gold has b...

Number of visitors up in Shreesadan of Narayanhiti Museum access_timeजेठ २३, २०२१

Shreesadan, the residence of former king Birendra and queen Aishwarya, of Narayanhiti Palace Museum has seen growth in visitors’ number in the recent weeks.   Inaugurated on November 21 last year, the Shreesadan was opened for general p...

Jumla's Chhumchaur among 200 tourist destinations access_timeजेठ २२, २०२१

Chhumchaur of Patarasi Rural Municipality in Jumla district has been listed as a new tourist destination. Situated 2,850 meters above sea level, the rural village of the mountainous district has made it to one of 200 tourist destinations across the c...

Three of a single family found dead in Gorkha access_timeजेठ २२, २०२१

Three members of a single family at Barpak of Sulikot Rural Municipality-1 in Gorkha district have been found dead today morning. The deceased have been identified as Dil Bahadur Gurung, 84, his daughter in-law Aita Kumari Gurung, 22, and 13-year-ol...

'Ola Namste' published access_timeजेठ २२, २०२१

A book titled 'Ola Namaste' has been published with the objective of facilitating the Nepali community in learning the Spanish language. Kaski Adarsha Samaj Spain has published the book which was launched virtually on the occasion of the Sama...

Tunnel test of Melamchi Project starting today access_timeजेठ २२, २०२१

Testing of the tunnel of Melamchi Drinking Water Project is being started today by filling water in the 26.5 kms tunnel. Officials have shared that entire technical and other necessary preparations were completed for the tunnel test.    ...