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RJP-Nepal wins Manarasiswa Municipality access_time2017/9/24

Gaushala - Rastriya Janata Party (RJP)-Nepal has won the election in Manarasiswa Municipality of Mahottari district.  Mayoral candidate Sanjay Kimar Singh got victorious to the post receiving 4,239 votes, said election officer, Yam Bahadur Bani...

Final vote count results of 122 local levels made public access_time2017/9/24

Kathmandu - The vote count results of 122 out of 136 local levels in Province-2 have been made public as of now.  According to the Joint Election Operation Centre at Election Commission in Kathmandu, Nepali Congress has registered victory in 36...

Talks between Health Ministry and NMA closer to deal access_time2017/9/24

Kathmandu - The talks between the Ministry of Health and the agitating Nepal Medical Association (NMA) are closer to agreement.  Ministry spokesman Dr Shree Krishna Giri said that in the talks held this evening intensive discussions were held o...

Forum wins in Patarauta Municipality, RJP clinches Deputy Mayoral post access_time2017/9/22

Kalaiya - Federal Socialist Forum Nepal has clinched victory in Patarauta Municipality of Bara district in the third phase of local level election.  The third phase of local level election was held in eight districts across province no 2, inclu...

Police increases crackdown against crime access_time2017/9/22

Butwal - The District Police Office, Rupandehi had arrested a murder convict, who has been at large for the past 11 years, some days ago.  On 16 September, police held Bhola Pasi, 62, of Sammarimai rural municipality of the district and made hi...

RJP-N cadre killed in clash with NC cadres access_time2017/9/21

Rautahat - A man was killed in a clash between cadres of the Nepali Congress (NC) and Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal (RJP-N) in Katahariya Municipality in the district on Wednesday evening over an election row.  The deceased has been identified as...

Navadurga Festival kicks off in Pokhara access_time2017/9/21

Pokhara - Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Yagya Bahadur Thapa inaugurated a nine-day Navadurga Festival in Pokhara today.  The festival is organized by Bindhya Basini Religious Area Development Committee on the occasion of t...

UML and NC candidates elected in Paterwa Sugauli rural municipality access_time2017/9/21

Parsa - CPN-UML and Nepali Congress candidates have been elected to the posts of chairperson and vice-chairperson in Paterwa Sugauli rural municipality of Parsa, respectively.  According to the vote counts results made public, UML's Hari Na...

Assistance of Rs 55,000 to ailing singer Gurung access_time2017/9/21

Kathmandu - Singer and musician Purna Gurung, who has been undergoing treatment of kidney related complications at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital since August 10, has received an assistance of Rs 55,000.  The aid amount was jointly prov...

Five more held for involvement in 88-kg gold smuggling scam access_time2017/9/21

Kathmandu - The Kathmandu Metropolitan Crime Division has arrested five more persons for their alleged involvement in the smuggling of 88 kilograms of gold.  A team of police personnel deployed from Division arrested Ganesh Dutta Badu of Karya ...

1,243 earthquake survivors yet to receive first tranche of relief access_time2017/9/21

Khotang - As many as 1,243 earthquake survivors of Khotang district have not yet received first tranche of relief.  The earthquake-hit have not received the amount due to dillydallying on part of employees even when the amount was allocated by ...

Minister Pandey sees immediate need of shifting Bandarjhula settlement access_time2017/9/20

Chitwan - Minister for Forest and Soil Conservation Bikram Pandey has underlined the need of shifting the settlement in Bandarjhula to an appropriate location instantly bearing in mind the growing conflict between human and wildlife from Chitwan Nation...

1,424 civil servants transferred under first round access_time2017/9/20

Kathmandu - The Ministry of General Administration has concluded the first phase of civil servants transfer process. Under this process, 1,424 civil servants have been transferred, said section officer at the Ministry's administration section Lilar...

Successful conclusion of local elections opening door for full enforcement of constitution access_time2017/9/20

- Pritam Bhattarai  Kathmandu - September 18, 2017 has been marked as much important day in Nepal's history of democracy. The third and final phase of local elections has been concluded peacefully, filling the around 20 years of void of ele...

15th International Conference of ANQ starts access_time2017/9/20

Kathmandu - The 15th international conference of the Asian Network for Quality (ANQ) has started at Soaltee Hotel in the capital city from today.  Minister for Industry Sunil Bahadur Thapa inaugurated the three-day conference where quality expe...

Province 2 local poll- results of 178 wards out: EC access_time2017/9/20

Kathmandu - So far final results of 178 wards out of total 1,271 wards at altogether 136 local levels in Province 2 have been published, according the Joint Election Operation Centre (JEOC) under the Election Commission.  As per the latest upda...

Support to school from abroad access_time2017/9/20

Beni, Myagdi - People from Bhakimli of Myagdi district currently living in Spain have collected and provided Rs 937 thousand for the construction of a 30-room building of the local Jayanti Secondary School.  The amount was collected at the init...

Resort in operation on way to Rani Mahal access_time2017/9/20

Palpa - Here's good news for visitors to the Rani Mahal, a popular tourist spot in the district.  A resort has come into operation at Gaighat, Bagnaskali rural municipality-8, four kilometres ahead of the Rani Mahal. The Rani Mahal is a his...

Five injured in wild boar attack access_time2017/9/20

Kanchanpur - Five people were injured in an attack by a wild boar at Shuklaphanta Municipality-5 on Tuesday morning.  Those sustaining injuries are 26-year-old Surendra Saud, 45-year-old Manita Bohara, 20-year-old Man Bahadur Saud, 18-year-old ...

Congress to continue tea reception on Kojagrat Purnima after a year's gap access_time2017/9/19

Kathmandu - Nepali Congress will be hosting a tea reception on October 5 in continuation of its annual event to mark the festive season.  NC Central Office's Chief Secretary, Krishna Prasad Poudel, said the annual reception held to mark the...