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Less than one-third of classrooms reconstructed in three years of Gorkha earthquake access_timeApril 25

Kathmandu – Three years have passed by since the Gorkha earthquake. However, only one-third of the total classrooms damaged due to the disaster have been reconstructed.  Around 39,000 rooms of 7,923 schools of 31 districts suffered part...

Father of man demanding extra dowry from his to be bride's family in police custody access_timeApril 25

Parsa –Police here have arrested the father of a man charged of meting out torture to a girl to whom his marriage was fixed and her family also.  Jayanarayan Saha alias Bachchu of Bahaduramai Municipality-8, Parsa, has been arrested by ...

Dharahara would be constructed soon: PM access_timeApril 25

Kathmandu – Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has committed to making Dharahara at the earliest possible time.  At a programme organized in memory of Gorkha Earthquake victims in the premises of Dharahara in Sundhara this morning, the PM made su...

Social worker takes guardianship of 10 students access_timeApril 25

Pathari, Morang – A social worker in Urlabari-9 in Morang district has taken guardianship of 10 students as part of the enrollment programme in the community schools.  Social worker Sundar Shrestha announced to take guardianship of 10 s...

Fire guts properties worth one million access_timeApril 25

Rajbiraj – Properties worth around one million rupees gutted in a fire that broke out at Arnaha of Shambhunath Municipality-12 in Saptari district on Tuesday.  The District Police Office, Saptari, said five houses were gutted after the ...

Woman killed in tusker attack access_timeApril 24

Rajbiraj – A woman sleeping in her house was killed by a wild elephant at Theliya of Kanchanrup municipality in the district this morning.  According to Superintendent of Police (SP) Mukesh Kumar Singh, local Durga Devi Yadav, 45, was k...

District education officer charged under rape case access_timeApril 24

Gulariya, Bardiya – A rape case has been filed against District Education Officer (DEO) Gyanmani Nepal.  A 15 –year – old teenager has accused Nepal of sexual misconduct under the pretext of giving her educational le...

One killed, 19 injured in bus – truck collision access_timeApril 24

Chitwan – One person was killed and 19 passengers were injured in a bus – truck collision this morning at Syauli Bazaar along the Narayangadh – Muglin route.  The District Police Office, Chitwan has identified the deceased as ...

Fire destroys properties valued at Rs 150,000 access_timeApril 24

Kanchanpur – A fire at a private residence on Monday at the Navajagaran block of Beldandi rural municipality – 2 in Kanchanpur has gutted properties estimated at around Rs 150,000.  According to District Police Office, Kanchanpur...

Two held for bomb explosion at Indian Embassy's Temporary Office access_timeApril 23

Biratnagar –Police has arrested two persons on the charge of their alleged involvement in detonating a bomb near the Indian Embassy's Temporary Office in Biratnagar.  They are Uday Rai aka Yugen, 42, of Belbari municipality-4 of Mor...

President performs special worship with 'panchamrit snan' at Pashupatinath temple access_timeApril 23

Kathmandu – President Bidya Devi Bhandari has performed special worship along with the panchamrit snan rituals at Pashupatinath and Basuki temples today, after her election to the high post for the second time.  The President had a rece...

Only announcement of party unification remains: Home Minister Thapa access_timeApril 23

Chitwan –Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa has said that only the announcement of party unification has remained as all issues related to both parties have already been finalized.  Talking to media persons here today, Home Min...

One dead, one hurt as motorcycle hits parked truck access_timeApril 23

  Bhimduttanagar–A motorcyclist was killed in an accident in Kanchanpur district this morning. Police identified the deceased as Likhram Chaudhary,52, of Durgauli Rural Municipality-2. The accident happened as his motorcycle (Se 4 Ta 8...

Entrepreneur dies after falling off the roof access_timeApril 23

Dang – An entrepreneur has succumbed to injuries after falling off the roof of his house in Tulsipur. The deceased has been identified as Bir Bahadur Oli, owner of a fancy store at Tulasipur Sub Metropolitan City – 5, according to Area P...

Prosperity necessary for implementing federalism: Chairman Yadav access_timeApril 23

  Inaruwa – Federal Socialist Forum Nepal's Chairman Upendra Yadav on Sunday underlined development and prosperity as necessary for implementing federalism.  Yadav made the remark while laying the foundation stone for construc...

Doti road accident toll reaches five access_timeApril 22

    Doti – The number of people killed in Doti road accident happened Saturday has reached five today.  Three persons were killed on the spot while two others died last night on the way to Nepalgunj-based hospital, the Distr...

Study team formed over rising death of rhinos access_timeApril 22

    Chitwan –In view of the rising deaths of rhinoceros, the Department of National Park has launched study and investigation. Since 1998, the Chitwan National Park alone witnessed the untimely death of as many as 269 rhinoceros...

Two boys drown in a pond access_timeApril 22

    Khajura ,Banke–Two boys have drowned while swimming in a pond in Banke district.  Tilak Khadka's 12 – year – old son Santosh Khadka and Karna Bahadur Basnet's 13 – year – old son Chandra...

Dhwakha and Pradhan receive Panchavir Awards access_timeApril 22

    Kathmandu – Lalita Dhwakha and Madhav Lal Pradhan were conferred 'Panchavir Singh Award' on Saturday for exemplary write-ups on Buddhism coinciding with the 2560 Buddhist Calendar Year.  The Youth Buddha Group,...

Police net 34 during Gongabu raids access_timeApril 22

    Kathmandu – Metropolitan Police Circle Gongabu has arrested 34 persons involved in sex trade.  During a joint operation held last night at Deepjyoti and Mitranagar area in Gongabu, law enforcement officers raided resta...