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Blankets handed to cold survivors access_timeमाघ ७, २०७४

Rajbiraj, Former Minister and CPN (Maoist Centre) politburo member Umesh Kumar Yadav distributed blankets to cold wave survivors.  Yadav distributed blankets as relief to the cold-affected locals of Chhinnamasta rural municipality in Saptari.&nbs...

Unmanaged sand processing mills behind rise in road mishaps access_timeमाघ ५, २०७४

Malekhu,  A discussion on 'Lowering road accident' held at Ghatbesi of Dhading Thursday concluded with a resolution to come up with concrete actions towards reducing road mishaps.  On the occasion, various stakeholders including Chai...

One dies; three injured in accident access_timeमाघ ५, २०७४

Bhaktapur, A person died and three others were injured in an accident that took place at Sirjananagar of Bhaktapur last night.  Motorcyclist Roshan Kumar Basnet, 35, of Bhimeswor municipality-13, Dolakha died in the accident.  The accident ...

One dies due to dengue access_timeमाघ ४, २०७४

Chitwan, A person has died here recently due to dengue.  Vector controller at the Chitwan District Public Health Office, Ram KC, said the victim is a 79-year-old man from Handikhola of Makwanpur district. He was brought to Chitwan on January 4 fo...

Fire guts property worth Rs 500,000 access_timeमाघ ४, २०७४

Mahottari, Property worth Rs 500,000 was gutted in a fire that took place at Gaushala of Mahottari.  The loss was incurred after the fire broke out at the tailor of Behcan Mahato, a local, at Imali Bazaar of Gaushala municipality-11.  The f...

Woman killed in accident access_timeमाघ ३, २०७४

Jitpur, Kapilbastu, A woman was killed when a truck hit the motorcycle she was travelling on here last night. The accident occurred at the Surainaka bridge at Shivaraj Municipality-1.  The victim is identified as 24-year-old Mubsara Khatun of Bal...

Businessman Sainju found dead access_timeमाघ ३, २०७४

Bhaktapur,  A businessman was found dead at Brahmayani in Bhaktapur Municipality-9 in the district today morning.  The deceased has been identified as Sitaram Sainju, 55, of Tathali in Changunarayan Municipality-9, said Deputy Superintendent...

Two killed in forest fire access_timeमाघ २, २०७४

Rukum, A forest fire at Putha Uttarganga rural municipality in Rukum (East) has claimed two lives. The fire started at the Lalpatan jungle at Ward Number 3 of the rural municipality on Friday.  The victims have been identified as Shyam Bahadur Bo...

20th Earthquake Safety Day being marked today access_timeमाघ २, २०७४

Kathmandu,  Commemorating the pains and devastations caused by the 1990 BS (1934 AD) mega earthquake, the country is marking the 20th Earthquake Safety Day on Tuesday expecting to have better preparation to cope with such natural disasters in th...

Five die from cold in a single municipality ward in a week access_timeमाघ १, २०७४

Lahan, The biting winter cold has claimed the lives of five people, including four women, within a week in a single Ward of Karjanha Municipality in Siraha district.  The latest victim of the harsh winter weather condition was 71-year-old Am...

Abducted boy rescued access_timeमाघ १, २०७४

Nawalparasi,  A seven-year-old boy from India who was abducted from the Nepal-India border has been rescued safely.  Ayush Nigam was rescued on Saturday night with the joint initiatives of the Nepali Police and Indian Police. He was rescued ...

Two killed in mini-truck accident access_timeपुस ३०, २०७४

Chautara, Two people were killed when a mini-truck met with an accident at Chautara, Sangachokgadhi Municipality-5 in Sindhupalchok district last night. The victims are 31-year-old Sashi Kumar Lama of Thulo Pkhar, Lisankhu Pkhar rural municipality-7 an...

Man dies due to electrocution access_timeपुस ३०, २०७४

Mangalbare, Ilam,  A person died due to electrocution in Ilam on Sunday morning. He is 23-year-old Ved Prasad Tamang of Ilam Municipality-8.  Tamang got the electric shock when he was trying to straighten the iron rod used in the constructio...

Study on trekking route and home stay begins in Dharan access_timeपुस २८, २०७४

(Ajit Kumar Jha)  Inaeuwa The agenda of tourism development and promotion in Dharan of Sunsari has long been on discussion but never materialized as of today.  But, with the local government in place, Dharan sub-metropolis has started carry...

Fire destroys property worth Rs 23.2 million in Dolpa access_timeपुस २७, २०७४

Dunai,  Property worth Rs 23.2 million rupees was destroyed by fire at Mudkechula rural municipality-9 of Dolpa district.  The property was destroyed after fire gutted eight houses and a temple at the locality on Wednesday night, said Sub-In...

Man arrested on charges of forcing girls into sexual activities made public access_timeपुस २६, २०७४

Bhadrapur, The police made public a man arrested on charges of forcing girls into flesh trade amid a press conference in Chitwan on Tuesday.  Raj Kumar Sitaula, owner of the A One Hotel and Lodge, was arrested acting on a complaint filed by the t...

One dies, seven injured when five vehicles smash into each other access_timeपुस २५, २०७४

Nawalparasi,  One woman was killed and seven others were injured when five vehicles crashed into each other at Binayi Tribeni rural municipality-2 in the district on Monday. Dumkibas-bound truck (Lu 3 Ta 4500) and a truck (Na 4 Kha 6690) collided ...

Murder case filed against Tamang on charges of involvement in Kakani explosion access_timeपुस २५, २०७४

Nuwakot,  The district police on Monday filed a murder case with the district court against Rajib Tamang arrested on charges of detonating an improvised explosive device targeting candidates for the recently held elections to the House of Represen...

Coworker beats man to death access_timeपुस २५, २०७४

Nuwakot,  A construction worker was killed after being beaten by his colleague in Bidur Municipality-2 in the district.  A fight erupted on Sunday night between Raghu Nath Sigdel and his coworker Santosh Roka over a dispute, leading to the d...

Pedestrian knocked down to death in capital access_timeपुस २४, २०७४

Kathmandu, A pedestrian was killed after being knocked by a passenger bus at Bafal in Kathmandu on Sunday night.  Binod Gole, 22, of Makawanpur district was crossing the road when the bus (Ba 2 Kha 1781) heading to Kalanki from Swayambhu hit him,...