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Accident kills one in Mayadevi-8 access_timeMay 26

Taulihawa–One youth was killed in a road accident that took place this morning in Barkul village of Ward no. 8 of Mayadevi municipality. The deceased has been identified as Binod Chamar,30, of Barkul. Chamar was the assistant to the driver of ...

Health workers directed not to take leave access_timeMay 26

Jajarkot–Learning from the past, the Department of Health Services has directed all the health workers in Jajarkot district to not stay on leave or seek deputation considering the seasonal outbreak of communicable diseases. Anyone who is in di...

Fire guts property worth 2.2 million access_timeMay 26

Hilihang–Property worth more than 2.2 million rupees has been damaged in a fire that took place at a vehicle workshop in ward no. 1 of Phidim municipality. The workshop was run by Dipen Shrestha of ward no. 4 in the same municipality. Various ...

Six arrested on way to airport to collect millions in fake Indian currency access_timeMay 24

Kathmandu–Police have arrested six people including Yunus Miya Ansari from the Tribhuvan International Airport while they were entering the airport to collect millions of fake Indian currency. They were arrested at 9.30 am when they were on th...

Three killed in mini truck plunge access_timeMay 24

Dailekh–Three people were killed when the mini truck they were travelling in fell some 300 metres from the road at Nigalpani of Dungeshwar rural municipality-1 in the district today. The mini truck was going towards Jumla from Surkhet. The bod...

Three die, 29 injured in separate road accidents access_timeMay 24

Lahan–Three persons were killed, and at least 29 others injured in separate road accidents in Siraha, Makawanpur and Chitwan districts. Two persons were killed when a Kathmandu-bound (Na 8 Kha 982) passenger bus collided head on with a truck (...

One dies after jumping off jeep access_timeMay 24

Baitadi–A person died in Baitadi while jumping off a moving jeep. The deceased has been identified as Raj Koli, 40, of Pancheswor rural municipality-6, confirmed Netra Mani Giri, Deputy Superintendant of Police (DSP) of Baitadi. Koli was sa...

Absconding accused arrested after 20 years access_timeMay 24

Surkhet–The District Police Office, Surkhet on Thursday arrested an accussed of Surkhet on the run after 20 years. The arrested is Harkha Bahadur Darlami of Lekbesi municipality-9, Sanjhchaur, Surkhet, confirmed Pradeep Bahadur Chhetri, Spokes...

Police make public eight dacoits access_timeMay 23

Janakpurdham–The District Police Office, Dhanusha made public eight dacoits amid a press conference here today. The looters have been identified as Sanjaya Kumar Shah, Sahil Rajak, Sujit Kumar Raya, Amit Kumar Singh, Amit Kumar Yadav and Ranji...

Government accused of not acknowledging federalism access_timeMay 23

Bhiduttanagar–Nepali Congress senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel has accused the government of overlooking the issues and essence of federalism. Speaking at a programme at Bhimduttanagar, Kanchanpur today, the leader from the main opposition cla...

Motorcyclist killed in road mishap access_timeMay 23

Urlabari–A motorcyclist died in a road mishap at Khorsane-Kerabari road of Sundarharaicha municipality-10 in Morang district this afternoon. The deceased has been identified as Bam Bahadur Basnet, 48, of Kerabari rural municipality-9. The a...

Fire guts retail store access_timeMay 23

Damak–Goods and property worth millions of rupees were destroyed when fire gutted a retail store at Damak Chok in Jhapa district last night. The fire is said to have started due to an electric short circuit. The shop operated by Manoj Saha at ...

KMC focusing on operation of electric vehicles access_timeMay 23

Kathmandu–The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is to operate electric vehicles in its bid to reduce air pollution in the city. KMC mayor Bidya Sundar Shakya said this in his address to a seminar on 'Impact of Garbage in Climate Change'...

242 people arrested with illegal weapons in a year access_timeMay 23

Kathmandu–Nepal Police arrested 242 people in the current fiscal year for possessing illegal weapons. They were arrested from several places across the country while carrying weapons. Among those arrested, 236 are males and six females, includ...

Finance Minister Khatiwada claims effectiveness in revenue system access_timeMay 22

Kathmandu–A session of the House of Representatives today endorsed a proposal tabled seeking the consideration over the 'Revenue Leakage (Investigation and Control- First Amendment) Bill-2075 BS'. Finance Minister Dr Yuba Raj Khatiwada...

Government survey team reaches top of Everest access_timeMay 22

Kathmandu–The government survey team has successfully scaled Mount Everest, world's highest peak, at 3:00 am today. Survey Department's chief survey officer Khimlal Gautam and officer Rabin Karki reached atop the Mt Everest and fixed a...

Excessive heat hits normal life hard in Mahottari access_timeMay 22

Bardibas–Scorching heat in the recent days in Mahottari district has affected the normal lives here. The heat that has soared since mid-May has mostly affected the children, aged and working class persons. The roads here wear deserted look ...

Smart license distribution starts from Hetauda in State 3 access_timeMay 22

Hetauda–Chief Minister of State 3 and Minister for Physical Infrastructure Development, Dormani Poudel, has made a head start for distribution of smart license the service seekers in the state from today. Initially, 26 drivers from Hetauda, the t...

Biplav-led group's cadre succumbs to bullet injuries access_timeMay 22

Bhojpur–A cadre of the Netra Bikram Chand 'Biplav'-led group who sustained injuries in a clash with police has died in course of treatment. He is 32-year-old Tirtha Raj Ghimire of Kudakkaule, Khadananda municipality-2 of the Bhojpur di...

Chand-led CPN's leader arrested access_timeMay 22

Jajarkot–The police have arrested a leader of the banned Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand. Hari Chandra Jaishi, Bheri Zone Bureau member of the CPN, has been brought to the district headquarters, Khalanga for investigations, ...