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Let’s invest money for capital formation instead of buying sophisticated vehicles: Finance Minister Dr Khatiwada access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - As the spread of coronavirus pneumonia has created risks on multiple sectors, the government has come up with some measures to tackle those impacts of COVID-19 on economy and other areas expecting to maintain stability. Against this backdro...

One hundred eighty two foreign-returnees placed in home quarantine access_timeचैत १४, २०७६

Kathmandu - A search has been intensified for finding out the foreign-returnee people in Parbat district while 182 such people have already been placed under home quarantine. Chief District Officer, Kalpana Ghimire Nepal, said a search is under way at ...

Nepali Congress Mahasamiti member Lama dies access_timeचैत १४, २०७६

Kathmandu - Nepali Congress Mahasamiti (general committee) member Gajendra Kumar Lama died on Thursday. He was the mahasamiti member from Kathmandu election constituency number 3. Nepali Congress Bagmati State Assembly member, Tshering Dorje Lama said ...

Surkhet quiet as lockdown in effect even in Raute settlement access_timeचैत १३, २०७६

Kathmandu - Prakash Adhikari Surkhet, the capital of Karnali State, is quiet after the government announced a lockdown for prevention of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Also known as Birendranagar, Surkhet, was deserted on Wednesday, the second day of...

Construction halted at Arun Third Hydroelectricity Project due to COVID-19 access_timeचैत १३, २०७६

Kathmandu - Construction of the Arun Third Hydroelectricity Project has been halted due to the coronavirus menace. The 900-Megawatts capacity project is being built in Sankhuwasabha. The Project Office here has said construction works on the project ha...

Three more arrested for their involvement in bomb explosion at Banskota's house access_timeचैत ७, २०७६

Kathmandu - Police on Thursday evening arrested three more persons on the charge of carrying out pressure cooker bomb explosion at Lokanthali-based house of former Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Gokul Prasad Banskota. They a...

Vaccination drive in Kaski from March 23 to April 4 access_timeचैत ७, २०७६

Kathmandu- A vaccination drive against measles-rubella disease is taking place in Kaski from March 23 to April 4 under the National Immunization Programme. At an interaction organized on Thursday to impart information about the drive, it was shared tha...

Call to mobilize additional health workers at Kakadbhitta checkpoint access_timeचैत ७, २०७६

Kathmandu- State-1 Minister for Internal Affairs and Law Hikmat Karki on Thursday monitored works being carried out at far-east checkpoint Kakadbhitta to contain spread of COVID-19 infection. The minister made an on-site inspection of medical test proc...

Remote Ghaiyabari connected to road networ access_timeचैत ७, २०७६

Kathmandu - An agriculture road has been constructed up to Ghaiyabari (ward-5) and Tallojyamire in the remote area of Bhimphedi rural municipality. With the expansion of road network, local people have been elated when their local agro products are bei...

Evidence Bill re-endorsed access_timeचैत ६, २०७६

Kathmndu - The National Assembly has today unanimously re-endorsed the Evidence (Second Amendment) Bill, 2075 along with the amendment on it made by the House of Representatives. Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Shivamaya Tumbahamph...

COVID-19 suspected patients tests negative access_timeचैत ६, २०७६

A suspected COVID-19 patient in the district has tested negative. The suspected person of Diktel Rupakot Majhuwagadhi Municipality-10 tested negative for coronavirus infection, District Hospital acting chief Dr Shailesh Shrestha confirmed. According to...

Two killed, 15 injured in separate accidents in Parasi access_timeचैत ६, २०७६

Two persons were killed while 15 others were injured in separate accidents here today. According to district police West Nawalparasi office, the accident took place at Sarawal Rural Municipality-1 Basa when a car (Lu 1 Cha 9622) heading to west from ea...

Two dead in motorcycle accident access_timeMarch 13

Kathmandu–Two people were killed in a road accident occurred here last night. The District Police Office, Kanchanpur confirmed the deaths of Suraj Dhami and Dinesh Chand in the accident involving the motorcycle (Ma 1 Pa 9585) which had taken plac...

KMC removes more than 12,000 hoarding boards access_timeMarch 13

Kathmandu–The Kathmandu Metropolitan City has removed 12,045 publicity materials as hoarding and sign boards kept against rule. The KMC had started to remove the publicity materials kept making the city ugly from January 6 and removed 12,045 big ...

Banking crime cases on rise in Dang access_timeMarch 13

Dang–Cases of banking crime are on rise in Dang district in recent period. According to the District Police Office, Dang, there is a pile of cases of banking crime and dispute related to company at the office. Investigation Officer at the Distric...

Ncell brings ‘Call Aayo Paisa Payo’ offer access_timeMarch 13

Kathmandu–Ncell Private Limited has launched its much-appreciated campaign ‘Call Aayo Paisa Payo’ this year too offering more bonus to customers. Under this customer loyalty scheme, customers upon receiving international calls from an...

Five border entry points shut access_timeMarch 13

Baitadi–Five entry checkpoints, linked with Indian border, here have been shut to ward off COVID-19 pandemic. The checkpoints set up at Pancheswor, Shivanath rural municipality and Dasharathchand municipality have been closed down keeping in mind...

Birendranagar to produce organic fertilizer, bio-gas from garbage access_timeMarch 12

Birendranagar–For the first time in Karnali State, Birendranagar Municipality is preparing to produce energy from garbage following a trilateral agreement of the municipality, Alternative Energy Promotion Centre and KP Commercial Service Company....

Fire engulfs Budhiganga municipality office access_timeMarch 12

Martadi–A fire that engulfed a building of Budhiganga municipality in Bajura district due to electricity leakage has destroyed crucial official documents and computers. The inferno that took place this morning gutted documents and computers pl...

Only 57 percent expecting mothers go health facility for delivery access_timeMarch 12

Rupandehi–The Ministry of Social Development under the State-5 is set to implement a special initiative to lessen maternal and child mortality rates. Preparation is underway to equip all 363 birthing centres of the state with competent human r...