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Bill presented in Gandaki State SA access_timeJanuary 21

Pokhara–In a session of State Assembly of Gandaki State today, a bill relating to the establishment and operation of Gandaki State Academy of Science and Technology was presented. State minister for industry, tourism, forest and environment Bi...

108 Chhaugoth demolished access_timeJanuary 21

Doti–A total of 108 Chhaugoths in three rural municipalities in Doti district have been demolished with support of police and locals. Chhaugoth-- a poorly ventilated hut managed for menstruating women--are made to stay for at least the first five...

Orange farming changes face of entire settlement access_timeJanuary 21

Palpa–Bahundanda at Amlabas which lies in the Rainadevi Chhahara rural municipality-4 in Papla is home to 30 households. The identity of the village does not end here as it has something special to indentify itself in particular as it now earns t...

Health Minister Dhakal inspects Dadeldhura Hospital access_timeJanuary 21

Dadeldhura–Health and Population Minister Bhanubhakta Dhakal has inspected the Dadeldhura Hospital today. On the occasion, Minister Dhakal acquired information on the status of physical infrastructure, human resources, equipment and medicine at t...

Sapkota registers his candidacy for speaker post access_timeJanuary 21

Kathmandu–Leader Agni Prasad Sapkota from the ruling Nepal Communist Party has registered his candidacy to the post of Speaker. Sapkota registered his candidacy this afternoon at Lhotse Hall of Federal parliament Building, New Baneshwor. Deput...

Chaarali-Kechana ring road construction begins access_timeJanuary 21

Surunga–The construction of road connecting Chaarali and Kechana along the Mechi highway is gaining momentum, The Division Road Office Damak had signed a contract with Lamar Mabtir World JV for the construction of ring road almost three years ago...

Upper House passes bill access_timeJanuary 20

Kathmandu–National Assembly, the Upper House of the Federal Parliament, today passed the 'Federal, State and Local Level (Inter-relation Management) Bill, 2075'. The bill was passed unanimously. Finance Minister Dr Yuba Raj Khatiwada p...

State 5 SA main opposition leader dies access_timeJanuary 20

Rupandehi–State 5 State Assembly's main opposition party leader Baladev Sharma Pokhrel has passed away. He was 82. The leader succumbed to cancer he had been struggling with for a year at his Khairiya-based private resident at Tilottama mu...

Mahat calls for accepting beneficial foreign assistance access_timeJanuary 20

Kaski–Nepali Congress joint general secretary and former minister Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat has said a foreign aid and assistance capable of addressing the nation's needs and interest should be accepted. In his address to a press meet organi...

Visit Nepal Year: one month, one programme access_timeJanuary 20

Galkot–In keeping with the possible spurt in the flow of tourists, hotel entrepreneurs of Baglung have put in place preparation to make their services tourist-friendly. Under 'one month, one programme' campaign, Baglung Tourism Develop...

Three youths nabbed with narcotic drugs access_timeJanuary 20

Lahan–Nepal Police have arrested three youths in possession of narcotic drugs. A police squad from Police Post Kachnari busted Baljeet Das, 20, of Laxmipurpatari rural municipality-5, Pathargadha and Indrajeet Sahani, 18, of Lahan municipality-23...

Parliamentary party meet will settle dispute of speaker selection: Minister Dhakal access_timeJanuary 17

Damauli–Minister for Health and Population, Bhanu Bhakta Dhakal, has said that the parliamentary party meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) would settle the dispute related to selection of Speaker. At a programme organised by NCP ...

Adverse weather affects domestic flights at TIA access_timeJanuary 17

Kathmandu–Adverse weather caused by winter rainfall for a couple of days has affected operations of domestic flights at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA). The international flights are, however, regular, the TIA Office said. According to TIA ...

Brahman, Chhetri women learning panche baja access_timeJanuary 17

Galeshwor–The women from Brahman and Chhetri communities of Beni municipality-4 have shown keen interest in learning panche baja, a set of five traditional musical instruments. Their interest to learn playing the traditional musical instruments h...

HoR stalemate ends soon: Chairman Timilsina access_timeJanuary 17

Parbat–Chairperson of the National Assembly, Ganesh Prasad Timilsina, has said the community schools should be developed as technical schools to generate skilled human resources needed for country's development. At a programme organized to...

Free meal for destitute in Inaruwa access_timeJanuary 16

Inaruwa–A campaign of offering free meal to the needy has been started in Inaruwa as well just when a wave of offering low-cost meal has begun in various places of State 1. Accordingly, free meal is provided at Bus Chowk of Inaruwa-4. It is ru...

Country to be fully self-dependent in agriculture in five years: Minister Bhusal access_timeJanuary 16

Lumbini–Minister for Agriculture and Livestock Development, Ghanashyam Bhusal has underscored the need of operating agricultural enterprises through modern and scientific system by breaking the traditional system. He said this while inaugurating ...

Tanker knocks down pedestrian access_timeJanuary 16

Bharatpur–A tanker knocked down a pedestrian in Chitwan last night. The oil-laden tanker (Na 7 Kha 8141) en route to Narayangarh from Hetauda had knocked the pedestrian at Kharahani municipality-1, Tarkarichowk. A 25-year-old youth, who was cr...

NC president Deuba extends Makar Sankranti best wishes access_timeJanuary 15

Kathmandu–Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has extended best wishes to all on the occasion of Maghe Sankranti and Maghi festival, 2076 BS. "May this festival create atmosphere of happiness, peace and prosperity in every home o...

President calls for more investment in children access_timeJanuary 15

Kathmandu–President Bidya Devi Bhandari has called on the government and bodies concerned to scale up investment in children who are the responsible citizen of the future. On the occasion of the 'President with Children' programme held...