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Motorcyclist dies in road mishap access_timeMarch 26

Ratnanagar–A motorcyclist died and two others were injured in a road mishap at Khairahani municipality-1 of Chitwan district along east-west highway this morning.  The deceased has been identified as Hom Bahadur Magar, 40, of Jugedi mun...

School building handed over access_timeMarch 26

Rupandehi–A school block of the Amari Primary School has been constructed with assistance from Ladies' Circle Nepal.  The school block has four rooms and was constructed at a total cost of Rs 2 million. Of this cost, Rs 400 thousand was...

NHRC consults with new commissioners on human rights access_timeMarch 26

Kathmandu– The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has held consultations with the newly-appointed chairpersons of five different constitutional commissions on human rights issues.  In the discussions held on Monday, NHRC chair...

Construction of nine suspension bridges in limbo access_timeMarch 25

Humla– Owing to sheer ignorance of contractors, nine suspension bridges being constructed in the district has been in limbo.  The construction of the suspension bridges has remained uncertain due to contractor's ignorance in the sup...

Inmates undergo health checkup access_timeMarch 24

Parbat– The inmates in the district prison here have undergone health checkup on the occasion of the World Tuberculosis Day today.  A total of 97 prisoners were provided health checkup, said Sajila Maharjan, Chief of the District Health...

Youths from Magar community learning mother tongue access_timeMarch 22

Baglung–Efforts have been taken ahead for protecting Magar language which is on the verge of extinction.  Targeting the young generation, the Badigad rural municipality in Baglung has run free of cost Magar language class. The village as...

Road leading to the lap of world's highest peak access_timeMarch 22

Solukhumbu–The Khumbupasanglhyamu rural municipality of the district is coming under the road reach within this fiscal year.  This is the only among eight rural municipalities of the district which has not yet been connected to the road...

Lions Club International Foundation to provide USD 100,000 to college access_timeMarch 21

Damauli–The Lions Club International Foundation is to assist 100,000 US Dollars to the Adikabi Bhanubhakta Campus for constructing a science laboratory. The campus is located at Bhadgaon, Byas Municipality-1 of Tanahu district. It is a community ...

Construction of drinking water project begins access_timeMarch 21

Kawasoti– A drinking water project having a cost of around Rs 80 million has started at the Madhyabindu municipality-13 in Nawalparasi.  People here presently face the shortage of drinking water. The project is implemented by the state ...

Two die, three seriously injured access_timeMarch 21

Kathmandu–Two persons died and three others were injured seriously in separate accidents occurred in the Kathmandu Valley.  Two persons died on motorcycle accidents occurred at Swayambhu and Satdobato as they were riding under the influ...

School provided computers access_timeMarch 21

Galkot– A basic school at Jaimini municipality-7 of Baglung district has been provided six computers as assistance.  An institute named Sagarmatha Ink House at the district headquarters provided five computers and former student of the scho...

Sinja school facing problem without textbook access_timeMarch 20

Sinja, Jumla–Chandannath Gurukul Pathshala in Sinja of Jumla district is facing difficult to run classes without textbooks. "As a result, we are struggling to run classes. This is a perennial problem," said the school principal Bishwo R...

Three killed in separate incidents access_timeMarch 19

Bharatpur –Three persons have lost their lives in separate incidents in Chitwan last night.  Pillion rider Kumar Adhikari, 34, of Khaireni municipality-13, died in a motorbike accident in Bharatpur at 1.00 am today, confirmed the District P...

English medium classes in community school attracts students access_timeMarch 18

Pokhara–A community school in Pokhara continues to attract students in a significant number in the past three years when the ‘declining’ quality of education in community schools is the concern of the state, stakeholders concerned as ...

March begins for ending caste discrimination access_timeMarch 18

Kanchanpur– In order to contribute to end the pervasive caste-based discrimination, Homraj Acharya and Ashok Darnal began 'Nepal Walkathon-2075' from Bhimduttanagar of Kanchanpur on Sunday.  Sushil Baidya, Chief District Officer...

Over 100 people undergo eye surgery in two days access_timeMarch 17

Doti– More than 100 people have been benefitted from a free eye surgery camp organsied by Nepal Chamber of Commerce, Doti.  A total of 102 people underwent eye surgery in the first two days of the five-day camp begun from March 15, said N...

Scholarship to 24 students access_timeMarch 15

Bhadrapur– Scholarship has been provided to 24 students of Janata Secondary School based in Jhapa rural municipality-6, Sharanmati.  Each scholarship package is worth amounting to Rs 3000.  Some 24 students, including 20 from the ...

Inmates facing psychiatric problems access_timeMarch 14

Lalitpur– It came to revelation that most of the inmates languishing in prisons across the country have come across psychiatric problems in one or another forms.  Lagankhel-based mental hospital sources said number of jailbirds coming t...

Data collection in Budhigandaki inundation area begins access_timeMarch 14

Gorkha– Data collection has begun in and around potential inundation area of the Budhigandaki Hydropower Project which is to be constructed as a national pride project.  The project's Resettlement and Rehabilitation Unit has initiated g...

Two killed, seven injured in road accident in Lahan access_timeMarch 13

Lahan– Two people were killed and seven others injured when a bus hit motorcycle over the Surunga Bridge of Surunga Municipality-5 in Jhapa district along the East-West Highway today morning.  Motorcyclist Mohammad Majalum Miya, 65, of ...