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Two held for murdering a girl access_timeNovember 15

Udayapur – Police today made public two persons arrested on the charge of their involvement in the murder of a 13-year-old girl in Udayapur district.  They are 14-year-old Bahadur Rai and 17-year-old Bipal. Organising a press conference...

Chinese material support to Namkha rural municipality access_timeNovember 15

Humla –The People’s Republic of China has provided material support worth 300 thousand Yuan to the Namkha rural municipality bordering China in Humla district.  Rural municipality chair Bishnu Bahadur Lama said the Purang Country ...

Child killed due to hornet sting access_timeNovember 15

Dullu – A child was killed after he was stung by hornet at Duwari Chakha of Dullu municipality-8 in Dailekh district. The deceased is three-year-old Manish Nepali, senior assistant health worker at Dullu Hospital, Khadga Shahi, said.  A...

Nepal promotional event in Banglore access_timeNovember 15

Kathmandu – Nepal's tourism promotional programme is going to be organized in Banglore of India on 19th of November.  According to the organizers, the promotional event would be held with the coordination among Embassy of Nepal in New D...

Tripurasundari Jatra begins access_timeNovember 15

Baitadi – A cultural and religious festival has kicked off in famous Tripurasundari Bhagawati Temple of Baitadi district from today. Recently, the government has named the temple located at Dasharathchandra Municipality-8 as the new tourism desti...

Driver killed in accident access_timeNovember 14

Palpa –A person has died when the tipper he was driving met with an accident at Jyamire of Nishdi rural municipality in Palpa district last night. The deceased is 28-year-old Hum Bahadur Mahato of Madhyabindu municipality-2, Nawalparasi.  ...

Elderly woman killed in accident access_timeNovember 14

Kathmandu –Motisara Bhujel, 70, from Siranchok rural municipality-7, Gorkha district was killed in road accident at Sanobharyang of Kathmandu Metropolitan City-15 last night.  Bhujel who was travelling in a taxi sustained serious injuri...

Palpa health post gets new building access_timeNovember 14

Palpa – A health post at Mathagadhi Rural Municipality-2 in the district has got a new building.  The newly well-equipped building inaugurated recently by former Minister for Land Reforms and lawmaker Dal Bahadur Rana amid a programme was c...

Motorcyclist dies in road accident access_timeNovember 14

Urlabari, Morang – A man was killed when an Indian number plate lorry (H R 46 C 7876) collided head on with a motorcycle (Ko 20 Pa 6702) he was riding at Belbari Municipality-4 along the East West Highway on Tuesday night. The deceased has been i...

35 child workers rescued from dance bars in Thamel access_timeNovember 14

Kathmandu – The police have rescued 35 child workers from various restaurants and dance bars in Thamel area in Kathmandu. The rescue was made as part of a weeklong children's special rescue programme by a team from the Metropolitan Police Cir...

Chinese national dies on way to Mt. Everest base camp access_timeNovember 14

Solukhumbu –A Chinese national died on his way to the Mount Everest base camp at Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality-5 on Tuesday.  The deceased has been identified as Hiro Yuki Yosija, 63. The cause of Hiro's death is yet to be ...

Financial assistance under Qatar Charity to 33 needy students access_timeNovember 13

Nepalgunj –A total of 33 orphaned, physically disabled and children from the poor community were provided financial assistance in Banke under the Qatar Charity project operational under the Qatar government's social protection programme. ...

Three NSC board members appointed access_timeNovember 13

Kathmandu – The government has appointed three board members to the National Sports Council (NSC).  A cabinet meeting held on November 11 appointed Pitamber Timalsina, Rajesh Gurung and Indira Niraula to the posts. The posts have remained v...

One killed in road mishap access_timeNovember 13

Dang – A person of around 60 years died in a road accident at Pakhapani of Rapti rural municipality-1 along East-West highway on Monday night.  The identity of the deceased has not been ascertained yet, said Superintendent of Police at ...

Car knocks down a pedestrian access_timeNovember 13

Damak – A car knocked down a female pedestrian at Damak of Jhapa this morning.  According to Shyamal Subba, Deputy Superintendant of Police (DSP) at Area Police Office, Damak, the deceased has been identified as Sitamaya Khadka, 55, of Sake...

Municipality provides additional grant of Rs 100,000 to Sankhu folks access_timeNovember 13

Samkhu – The Shankharpur municipality has provided additional grant of Rs 100,000 to those who completed reconstruction of their quake-devastated houses with archeological and historical style in Sankhu.  The grant was distributed as pe...

Home stay programme in freed Kamaiya settlement access_timeNovember 13

Kanchanpur – Bijayaas home stay has been brought into operation at the settlement of freed Kamaiyas (previous bonded labourers) in Krishnapur municipality-2, Bani.  The home stay programme was launched to improve economic condition of t...

Chhath being celebrated in a fanfare access_timeNovember 13

Janakpurdham – Chhath, the festival of purity, good will and faith, is being celebrated here today with much fanfare and enthusiasm.  The devotees here have been celebrating the Chhath festival around the ponds, lakes and rivers includi...

Villagers access electricity after 26 years access_timeNovember 13

Darchula – Amar Singh Sahu, 75, of Mahakali municipality-2, Mulla has cherished his dream to illuminate the village with electricity after 26 years of his continuous efforts.  It may be noted that 200 Kilowatt electricity was generated ...

One dead, two hurt in motorcycle accident access_timeNovember 12

Baniyani –A person was killed and two others were injured today in a road accident involving a motorcycle at Bhadrapur municipality-4 along the Charali-Kechana road section in Jhapa.The deceased has been identified as Kishor Pradhan, 20, of Bhadr...