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Woman succumbs to accident injury access_timeJanuary 23

Bhaktapur– A woman in her 40’s was killed after being hit by a bus today while getting off it at Katunje Srijananagar of Surya Binayak municipality-5. The deceased has been identified as Pratima Wagle Baniya, from Jyamire-2, Okhaldhunga and...

NC leader Acharya insists on ‘real’ development access_timeJanuary 23

Bejhad– Nepali Congress (NC) leader and former Finance Minister Mahesh Acharya has called on the government to properly utilize people’s votes and come up with some creative and constructive works.  During the party cadres’ ...

Rs 1 million donated to Govinda Biyogi Journalism Study Centre access_timeJanuary 23

Kathmandu–Social worker Nira Baidya donated Rs 1 million to the Govinda Biyogi Journalism Study Centre in memory of her late father-in-law Ganesh Bahadur Khawakhali and mother-in-law Laxmibaba.  The money was provided to construct a cen...

Five injured in separate road accidents access_timeJanuary 23

Muglin, Chitwan– Five people were injured in two separate road accidents today along the Prithvi Highway. Four were injured, one seriously when two trucks collided at Phisling of Ichhakamana Rural Municipality-3 in Chitwan.  The wounded...

KMC dwells on sustainability challenges of full vaccination access_timeJanuary 23

  Kathmandu– The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has taken inability for maintaining updated database of inbound and outbound migrant families as a big challenge for sustainability of full immunization.  A meeting of the KMC V...

361 women rescued from Krishnanagar border checkpoint access_timeJanuary 23

Krishnanagar–KI Nepal Kapilvastu – an organisation working against human trafficking and gender-based violence – has rescued 361 women from border checkpoint of Krishnanagar during the period of three years.  Launching the t...

Preparations over for International Agricultural Expo access_timeJanuary 22

Chitwan–All preparations are over for an International Agricultural Exhibition going to be organized in Chitwan from January 25.  Media Space Solution and Futurex Trade Fair and Events of India are going to organize the three-day Expo a...

NPU expresses grief over demise of journalist Chalise access_timeJanuary 22

Kathmandu– Nepal Press Union (NPU) has said it has been aggrieved by the demise of journalist and its central member Ramesh Chalise.  NPU general secretary Ajay Babu Shiwakoti, in a press statement today, said the NPU was deeply saddene...

Patrol with siren vehicle to chase away tuskers access_timeJanuary 22

Bhadrapur– The Division Forest Office Jhapa has mobilized armed patrol team with siren-equipped vehicle to chase away wild tuskers at Buddhashanti rural municipality.  The safety measure was put in place after the herd of wild mammoth c...

Security beefed up in Salinadi fair access_timeJanuary 22

Sankhu– As many as 90 police personnel have been mobilized in keeping with security sensitivity at the recitation of Shreeswasthani and fair on the banks of popular Sali River.  The festival based on the holy Hindu scripture commenced i...

Gorkha integrated model settlement incomplete after three years of construction access_timeJanuary 21

Gorkha– Construction of an integrated model settlement for survivors of the earthquake of April, 2015 at Laprak of Dharche Rural Municipality-4, one of the worst affected villages, is yet to complete after three years of construction.  ...

NA’s Operation Mahahunt continues access_timeJanuary 21

Bhimdattanagar– The Nepal Army has continued its ‘Operation Mahahunt’ a special security plan launched targeting the protection of wildlife at the Kanchanpur-based Shuklafanta National Park.  The move aims to contribute...

Nuwakot school works out novel idea to attract students access_timeJanuary 21

Betrawati, Nuwakot– A government school at Dupcheshwor Rural Municipality-1 in Nuwakot has hit on a novel idea to attract students.  It has been distributing saplings of vegetables and fruits for free to the poor indigenous and Dal...

13 inmates die in central jail during current FY access_timeJanuary 21

Kathmandu– As many as 13 inmates have died in the central jail of Nepal during the current fiscal year.  Acting Superintendant of Dr Bagat Lal Shrestha informed that 13 inmates died due to different diseases including coldness in the jail.&...

Buddha idol robber busted after three years access_timeJanuary 21

Dolpa– A person who has been at large after robbing an idol of Lord Buddha in Dopla was busted on Sunday.  Police arrested Dhawa Thapa, a local of Buddha rural municipality-3, Dolpa, who has been absconding for the past three years after ro...

Dolpa deprived of communications for three days access_timeJanuary 20

Dolpa–Entire Dolpa district has been deprived of communications for three days. Both landline and mobile services are disrupted after technical glitches at Nepal Telecom repeater tower.  The repeater tower located at Mourelek of Gagdull...

Kathmandu Valley needs 21,000 plus CCTV access_timeJanuary 20

Kathmandu–The Kathmandu Valley needs the installation of CCTV at 21,441 locations. A recent study by the Metropolitan Traffic Office Ranipokhari showed that a total of 9,117 points in Kathmandu, 5,985 in Bhaktapur and 6,339 in Lalitpur require th...

Property worth 3 lakh stolen access_timeJanuary 20

Baitedi– Property worth Rs. 300,000 was stolen from three different shops in Dilasaini rural municipality last night.  Property including cash and kind worth Rs. 150,000 was stolen from the shop of Harinath in Pansera, worth Rs. 125,000 fro...

Nuwakot banda for compensation access_timeJanuary 20

Betrawati–Local residents affected by the ‘Galchi-Trishuli-Mailung-Syafrubesi-Rasuwagadhi’ road have called for a shutdown of Nuwakot district today, demanding compensation.  Locals from Pipaltar to Dhunge of Nuwakot and aff...

One dead in gang fight access_timeJanuary 20

Dhangadi– A man has died in a fight between two gangs in Attariya of Kailali last night.  Arun Bhatta,20, a resident of Godavari municipality-1 died in the incident, according to SP at the District Police Office, Abhushan Timsena. The two g...