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DPM Pokharel embarks on visit to Kalapani area access_timeFebruary 17

Darchula–Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence, Ishwor Pokharel has left for Kalapani area in connection with inspecting the border in the remote north-west part of the country. Kalapani is situated in Byas rural municipality of Darch...

Education in mother language enhancing student learning access_timeFebruary 17

Rukum– The teaching activities being conducted in the mother language at various schools in Rukum Purba have brought about improvement in the quality of education. A majority of the population of this district speaks the Magar Kham language. T...

DPM Pokharel to inspect Kalapani area access_timeFebruary 16

Darchula–Deputy Prime Minister Ishwar Pokhrel is scheduled to inspect Kalapani area in Darchula district, a disputed area between Nepal and India, today. He is slated to reach Darchula district in a Nepal Army's helicopter, and head to Kalapa...

Chand Group's district secretary arrested access_timeFebruary 16

Banepa–Police have arrested district secretary of Netrabikram Chand-led Group in Sindhupalchowk, Bhuwan Singh Tamang. A patrol from the District Police Office, Dhulikhel, arrested him from the Saraswoti bazaar of Dhulikhel municipality-7 on Frida...

PM Oli arriving today access_timeFebruary 16

Bhadrapur–Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is arriving here to his home district to attend various programmes today. During the visit, Prime Minister Oli is scheduled to inaugurate the newly blacktopped road from Krishna mandir to Beldangi, lay found...

Three crocodiles found dead access_timeFebruary 16

Chitwan–Three crocodiles released into the Rapti and Narayani rivers last year have been found dead. A monitoring of the crocodiles found seven trapped in fishing nets. According to assistant protection officer at the Chitwan National Park, th...

Rescued 175 Nepalis in Kharipati quarantine access_timeFebruary 16

Bhaktapur–The 175 Nepalis airlifted from Wuhan of China earlier this morning have been taken to the quarantine set up at Kharipati. The Nepal Electricity Authority training centre has been converted into a temporary quarantine where they will spe...

175 Nepalis airlifted from Hubei access_timeFebruary 16

Kathmandu–One hundred and seventy-five Nepali nationals from six different cities across Hubei Province of the People’s Republic of China were airlifted from Wuhan this morning by a charter flight of Nepal Airlines. Of the 175 nationals, 17...

Govt. not working to consolidate federalism: NC VP access_timeFebruary 16

Balewa–Nepali Congress Vice-president Bimalendra Nidhi has said that the government was not giving due attention to consolidating federalism and democracy in the country. Speaking at a training programme for NC cadres here on Saturday, he said...

Pashupati area cleaned on the eve of Mahashivaratri access_timeFebruary 16

Kathmandu–The 353rd week of the Bagmati Cleaning Mega Campaign saw the cleaning of the Aryaghat, Suryaghat, Ram Mandir and other areas of the Pashupati temple premises. The sanitation event was held in preparation for the upcoming Mahashivaratri ...

Bajura's fever epidemic caused by Influenza 'A' virus access_timeFebruary 14

Bajura–The fever outbreak seen at a widespread range in Bajura's Himali and Swamikattik Khapar rural municipality is confirmed to be Influenza 'A'. The sample from four infected cases tested positive for Influenza 'A'. The ...

HoR passes condolence motion on Upadhyay's demise access_timeFebruary 14

Kathmandu –Today's meeting of the House of Representatives (HoR) has passed a condolence motion on untimely demise of Nepali Congress lawmaker Durga Prasad Upadhyay. Upadhyay was elected to the National Assembly on a Nepali Congress seat i...

'A' division league: Himalyan Sherpa plays 2-1 victory against NRT access_timeFebruary 14

Kathmandu–Himalayan Sherpa beat New Road Team (NRT) 2-1 in a match held at the Satdobato-based ANFA Complex ground today under the Martyrs' Memorial 'A' Division League. NRT took a 1-0 lead with Rajesh Pariyar's first goal. But...

PM Oli to address HoR on Saturday access_timeFebruary 14

Kathmandu–Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is to address the House of Representatives on Saturday on the occasion of completion of two years of the incumbent government. PM's press advisor Surya Thapa said that PM Oli will address HoR session ...

Mahashivaratri to be celebrated in special manner access_timeFebruary 14

Kathmandu–Preparations are on to celebrate Mahashivaratri in a special manner on the occasion of Visit Nepal Year 2020. Different organisations have started cleaning different places in Pashupati area at the request of the Pashupati Area Developm...

Gandaki state CM Gurung observes his birthday by planting tree sapling access_timeFebruary 14

Pokhara–Chief Minister of Gandaki state Prithvi Subba Gurung celebrated his 62nd birthday by planting a tree sapling in the premises of his official residence at Shahid Chowk of Pokhara, in a break from influencing western culture of observing th...

Scooter rider killed in road accident access_timeFebruary 14

Dhading–A person died on the spot in a road accident at Charaudi of Benighat Rorang rural municipality-5 this morning. The deceased has been identified as 22-year Prakash Basnet of Mukli municipality-1 of Solukhumbu district, said Deputy Super...

Unauthorized helicopter flights pose risk to Sagarmatha Park wildlife access_timeFebruary 14

 Solukhumbu–The Sagarmatha National Park officials recently seized two 'drone cameras' as they were being flown inside from the park premises without permission. According to Park chief Bhumiraj Upadhyay, the advanced cameras were...

NA member Upadhyay passes away access_timeFebruary 14

Rupandehi–National Assembly member Durga Prasad Upadhyay passed away today at the age of 50. Suffering from cancer for long, Upadhyay died at his residence in Lumbini Sanskritik Municipality-10 of Rupandehi, according to state assembly member,...

NCP Chair Prachanda inaugurates Umbrella Street access_timeFebruary 14

Bharatpur–Nepal Communist Party chair and former Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' on Thursday inaugurated the newly-constructed 'Umbrella Street' at Bharatpur metropolis-22, Patihani. On the occasion, he expressed ...