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Two killed, 11 injured in road mishap in Bajura access_timeJuly 19

Bajura–Two persons died in a road accident and 11 others were injured at Bhuwakhola of Jagannath rural municipality-5 in Bajura district this morning. The deceased have been identified as Ramesh Bogati and Ram Bahadur Shahi of Mugu district. ...

Mobile health camps for flood survivors in Siraha access_timeJuly 19

Lahan–The Siraha District Health Office Siraha has launched free mobile health camp, targeting the areas largely affected by recent monsoon floods. Basbitta and Sarswor of Siraha municipality-6, and Kalyanpur rural municipality-3 were mostly affe...

27, mostly children, drown to death in Mahottari in FY 2018/19 access_timeJuly 19

Mahottari–The total 27 people were killed after drowning in the district in the fiscal year of 2018/19, and children between the age group of 10 months and 12 years dominate the figure, according to the district police office. Of those who wer...

Suspension bridges at high risk in Bajura access_timeJuly 19

Martadi–Several bridges over the Karnali and the Budhiganga rivers, the two major rivers in Bajura district, are at high risk due to erosion. The bridge each at Taprisera, Dwari, Tipada and Rapak over the Budhiganga river are at risk. Similarl...

Two killed in road mishap access_timeJuly 18

Biratnagar–Two persons were killed in a road mishap at Pathari Sanischare municipality-10 along the east-west highway today. The deceased has been identified as Tikaram Thapa, 31, of Kanepokharei rural municipality-3 while identity of another ...

500 flood-hit animals rescued and vaccinated access_timeJuly 18

Kathmandu–More than 500 animals affected by flooding in Rautahat, Bara and Saptari districts have been rescued and vaccinated against possible epidemic. The Snehas Care, an animal care center, and the Nepal Veterinary Association jointly took ...

Ranke-Phidim road obstructed by landslide access_timeJuly 18

Panchthar–A landslide at Pangerbhir of Phalgunanda rural municipality-3 has obstructed Ranke-Phidim road under the Mechi Highway, halting traffic. The disaster caused by rains took place on Wednesday night. Hundreds of vehicles travelling betw...

Buddha statues broken access_timeJuly 18

Butwal–An unidentified group has broken and damaged the Buddha statues installed at various spots along the highway here last night. The unruly group damaged five statues from Nayamill to Shankarnagar section of the highway, Tilottama Municipa...

Farmers to get pension facilities access_timeJuly 18

Bajura– The Budhiganga municipality has decided to grant pension facilities to farmers in the municipality. The third municipal assembly took the decision to begin the provision through development of due procedures from the new fiscal year. ...

35 motorcycles handed over to State police access_timeJuly 18

Pokhara–The Gandaki State government has presented 35 motorcycles worth Rs. 7 million to the State police office. Chief Minister Prithivi Subba Gurung handed over the keys to Chief of State Police Binod Sharma Ghimire at a function held here o...

Rani-Jamara Irrigation Main Canal on trial access_timeJuly 17

Dhangadhi–Water has started to be released in the main canal of the Rani-Jamara-Kularia Irrigation Project on a trial basis. The project being constructed in the eastern sector of Kailali district is a project of national pride. Water was rele...

Chitwan denizens compel to drink contaminated water access_timeJuly 17

Chitwan–It has come to a revelation that the drinking water being supplied from the district-based projects was contaminated. In course of monitoring carried out in the fiscal years 2074/75 and 2075/76 BS, the Health Office Chitwan has found t...

KMC to enroll private companies for waste collection access_timeJuly 17

Kathmandu–The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is registering private companies and organizations for the collection of solid waste. KMC is planning to proceed for registering private companies to address the issue of deficit coordination amo...

Minister Yadav urges all to join in rescue and relief operation access_timeJuly 16

Lahan–Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supply Matrika Yadav urged the district based office chiefs to join hands in the rescue and relief operation in the aftermath of natural disaster that has affected various parts of the district. He mad...

Zoo construction on anvil for tourism promotion access_timeJuly 16

Jiri–A zoo construction is in sight to promote tourism in Khorthali community forest area of Bhimeswor municipality-6 in tourism district, Dolakha. The municipality has come up with the plan to construct zoo so as to develop Dolakha as a touri...

Indian drug peddler held with hashish access_timeJuly 16

Muglin–Police held an Indian national in possession of 43-kg hashish in Chitwan. A police team deputed from Area Police Office, Tandi under the command of Deputy Superintendant of Police (DSP) Santosh Acharya nabbed Nurjaha Khatun with hashish at...

'Right to live in clean environment to be ensured' access_timeJuly 15

Kathmandu–Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that there was no other way than to empower the people to address the impact and challenges of climate change and to be prepared to address such impact. Speaking at an international symposium on ...

Mother, daughter die in landslide access_timeJuly 15

Makawanpur–Two persons have died in a landslide at Indrasarobar Rural Municipality Markhu in the district last night. The deceased have been identified as Kanchhi Maya Balami and her daughter Babita Balami as they were killed when their house ...

Water logging in district prison access_timeJuly 15

Bardibas–Prisoners have been left reeling after the district prison has been waterlogged following incessant rains since the past six days. The ground floor of the prison building is five feet in water, forcing the inmates to shift to upper fl...

Kulekhani dam sluices to be opened; locals urged to keep alert access_timeJuly 15

Hetauda–Preparation is being made to open sluices of the Kulekhani reservoir in view of the alarming water current and level following incessant rain. People living in and around Bhimphedi, Indrasarobar, Bagmati rural municipality, Nunthar, Ch...