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Leader Khanal leaves for India for medical treatment access_time2021-06-16

  KATHMANDU, June 16: The CPN (UML) senior leader Jhalanath Khanal has been taken to India for further medical treatment. He left for the Apollo Hospital, New Delhi, capital of India, on a Nepal Airlines Corporation plane at 12.30 pm today. ...

Monsoon preparedness and response plan, 2078 implemented access_time2021-06-14

KATHMANDU, June 14: In a bid to minimise losses caused by monsoon-induced disasters, the Monsoon Preparedness and Response Plan, 2078 has been implemented in the country with the onset of monsoon.  Preparedness to deal with the disasters has ...

Leader Khanal hospitalised access_time2021-06-14

KATHMANDU, June 14: CPN (UML) leader and former Prime Minister Jhalanath Khanal has been admitted to the Thapathali-based Norvic International Hospital.  The leader who was brought to the Hospital after he complained of physical weakness was ...

Viral fever grips Galfagad folks im Humla access_time2021-06-14

SIMIKOT, June 14: Locals at Galfagad at Adanchuli Rural Municipality-2 in Humla district have been suffering from viral fever for some days now. The cases of viral fever are on the rise in the locality. The lack of health facility in the locality ...

Ex-Haliya settlement under grip of hunger, desperately waiting for succour access_time2021-06-11

  BAJHANG, June 11: “Our grandparents and parents were land tillers for their masters throughout their lives. And, it is likely that we will meet the end of life doing nothing else than searching for a square of meal in the entire course ...

Impoverished family hit hard by prohibition order struggling to survive access_time2021-06-07

  GANDAKI, June 7: A family of seven people is enduring hotter days being confined to a tiny room on the banks of the Seti River at Ratopahira of Pokhara Metropolis-17 in Kaski district.  After being forced out of work due to the restri...

Former Minister of State Budha aids Rs 300,000 access_time2021-06-02

DOLPA, June 2: Elected House of Representative member from Dolpa and former minister of state Dhan Bahadur Budha has provided financial support for the procurement of medical supplies to fight against coronavirus.  The former minister aided R...

Cooking oil price hike attributed to international causes access_time2021-06-01

KATHMANDU, June 1: The price of cooking oil has shot up in the domestic market in recent days. The price has increased more than Rs 50 per litre this year as compared to the price last year. The Department of Commerce, Supplies and Protection of...

Govt decides to conduct SEE through internal assessment access_time2021-06-01

BHAKTAPUR, June 1: With the spread of second wave of COVID-19 pandemic, the government has decided to conduct this year’s School Education Examination (SEE) through internal assessment.  A meeting of the Council of Ministers held Monday...

Tiger attack claims life of woman in Badiya access_time2021-06-01

BARDIYA, June 1: A 66-year-old woman died in a tiger attack at Madhuban Municipality-5 in Bardiya district. The tiger attacked Nandakala Thapa Chhetri claiming her life while she was collecting fiddlehead fern (Niguro) in Beljhundi Community Forest.&...

Frist province chief of Sudurpaschim province Malla passes away access_time2021-05-27

DHANGADHI, May 27: First Province Chief of Sudurpaschim Province, Mohanraj Malla, breathed his last while undergoing treatment.  Malla who has long been receiving treatment of Pneumonia passed away in Kathmandu-based Nidan Hospital at 7.00 th...

Buddha Jayanti observed at Boudhanath (Photo Feature) access_time2021-05-26

KATHMANDU, May 26: Today is Baisakh Shukla Purnima as per the lunar calendar or 2,565th Buddha Jayanti – the day when Lord Buddha was born in Lumbini in the western Nepal. The special full moon day is being celebrated by offering homage to Siddha...

2565th Buddha Jayanti being marked today access_time2021-05-26

KATHMANDU, May 26: Today is Baisakh Shukla Purnima as per the lunar calendar or 2565th Buddha Jayanti – the day of the birth of Lord Buddha. The special full moon day is being celebrated by offering homage to Siddhartha Gautam who is believed to ...

Woman dies after falling off cliff access_time2021-05-23

DOTI, May 23: A woman has died after falling off a cliff here on Saturday. The woman had gone to collect green fodder in the nearby jungle when the incident took place. The deceased has been identified as Kaladevi Kadayat,21, of Setigaon in Dipaya...

Remdesivir to be produced in Nepal access_time2021-05-20

KATHMANDU, May 20: Remdesivir, the medicine used for treatment of COVID-19 infected people, is to be manufactured within country itself.  This medicine is to be produced in Nepal after the Department of Drug Administration gave permission for...

Former IG of Nepal Police, Baral, passes away access_time2021-05-19

KATHMANDU, May 19: Former Inspector General of Nepal Police, Khadgajeet Baral, passed away today at the age of 93. He died peacefully at his Maharajgunj-based private residence. Baral who had served as the ninth chief of Nepal Police from 1972 to ...

Earthquake update: four injured; a dozen houses damaged access_time2021-05-19

LAMJUNG, May 19: At least four people sustained injuries in different areas when the earthquake measuring 5.8 in Richter scale collapsed houses here this morning. The epicenter of the earthquake was Marsyangdi rural municipality-3, Bhulbhule of mount...

Students facing problems for learning in lack of electricity, internet facilities access_time2021-05-18

JAJARKOT, May 18: With the outbreak and spread of second wave of Covid-19 across the country including in Jajarkot district, all the academic institutions have switched to virtual teaching/learning. Students like 10th grader Laxmi KC of Nalgad Munic...

Chitwan hospitals increasing capacity of oxygen plants access_time2021-05-18

CHITWAN,, May 18: The health facilities in Chitwan district have been working to expand the capacity of oxygen plants when the entire country including the district is struggling with a short supply of life-saving gas with the surging Covid-19 cases....

Mountain climbing affected since Thursday due to inclement weather access_time2021-05-17

SOLUKHUMBU, May 17: Mountain climbing in various mountains in Nepal in the ongoing spring season has been adversely affected since Thursday due to the severe cyclonic storm formed over the Arabian Sea, according to the Department of Tourism.  ...