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Four arrested with 7-kg hashish access_timeDecember 12

Kanchanpur–Police have arrested four persons in possession of 7 kilo gramme of hashish from Godawari Municipality-2 in Kailali district today. A team of police deployed by the Area Police Office, Malakhet, acting on a tip-off, held four persons w...

Two killed in Humla tipper truck accident access_timeDecember 12

Simkot– Two persons were killed and two others injured when a tipper truck met with an accident at Tumkot cliff of Uttari Namkha rural municipality-5 in Humla District today. The deceased, whose identity is yet to be established, died on the s...

Youth found dead in canal in Kanchanpur access_timeDecember 12

Bhimduttanagar–A 19-year-old youth was found dead in the Mahakali Irrigation Canal at Sisaiya at Bedkot in Kanchanpur district today morning. The deceased has been identified as Santosh Panta of Krishnapur Municipality-2 in Kanchanpur district. A...

Maternity nutrition package comes into effect in Karnali access_timeDecember 12

Birendranagar–Expecting mothers delivering child at health facility in Karnali State are entitled to receive Rs 2,000 each for nutrition. The 'maternity nutrition package programme', announced by Karnali State Ministry of Social Develo...

Excavator accident – one dies, three injured access_timeDecember 12

Charikot–A person died and other three injured when an excavator met with accident at Bhimeswor municipality-2, Tokhatal last night. Raju Thami, 22, of Bigu rural municipality-8, Khopachangu in Dolakha died when the excavator met with accident...

CPN Chair Dahal's greetings on Udhauli festival access_timeDecember 12

Kathmandu–Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal has extended best wishes to all sisters and brothers belonging to Kirant community living in the country and abroad on the occasion of Udhauli festival today. In a message se...

Snowfall forecast, meteorologists call for alertness access_timeDecember 11

Kathmandu–A Westerly wind system above Iran and Afghanistan is entering Nepal's western territory by this evening with the possibility of snowfall in high hills and mountain regions there, Meteorological Forecasting Division stated, suggestin...

Centres of 368 local levels without access to road access_timeDecember 11

Kathmandu– Despite the government top priority to the road construction efforts, centers of 368 local levels, out of 753, have no access to road. During a study conducted by the Local Infrastructure Department with a view to connecting centers...

Narayangadh-Muglin road section to remain close in noon for two weeks access_timeDecember 11

Bharatpur–The Narayangadh-Muglin road section would remain closed for certain hours in noon for two weeks effective from December 13 this year. The meeting of the Security Committee of the District Administration Office (DAO), Chitwan held here t...

One dead, four hurt in elephant attack access_timeDecember 11

Bhimduttanagar–A wild elephant in Kanchanpur attacked a group of people collecting fodder in a community forest this morning, leaving one dead and remaining others injured. The District Office Kanchanpur confirmed the death of 38-year-old Basa...

Ward chair arrested on attempted rape charge access_timeDecember 11

Rajbiraj–A ward chair has been arrested in Saptari on the charge of attempted rape. Laxmi Shah, the chair of Shambhunath municipality-12 who is alleged of attempting to rape a woman was arrested by the police squad from the District Police Office...

Two killed in road accident access_timeDecember 11

Hetauda–Two people were killed and as many were injured in separate road accidents occurred last night in Hetauda and Makawanpurgadhi of Makawanpur district. Thirty four-year-old Deepak Pakhrin of Makawanpurgadhi rural municipality-4 died on t...

Bharatpur airport resumes operation access_timeDecember 11

Chitwan–Bharatpur airport has resumed operation from today. The airport was closed down since December 1 for repairing the runway. The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) Bharatpur stated that the airport has been brought into operation from...

Two police personnel caught red-handed taking bribes access_timeDecember 11

Sarlahi, Dec 11 (RSS): The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority, Bardibas has held two police personnel red-handed accepting bribes from service seekers. Sub Inspector Rajesh Kumar Singh and constable Manoj Kumar Yadav accepted Rs ...

Occupy Tundikhel Campaign is meaningless: Mayor Shakya access_timeDecember 10

Kathmandu–Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Mayor Bidya Sundar Shakya has said running the Occupy Tundikhel Campaign is meaningless. He said the beauty of the place has reduced to some extent presently as some reconstruction works of buildings ar...

Airport renovation master plan in limbo access_timeDecember 10

Banke– It has been almost five years since the government has come up with a master plan to upgrade the Nepalgunj airport. Nevertheless, the implementation of the master plan is still a far cry. Airport's runway has witnessed several probl...

Rs 5 million allocated for Eye Hospital's physical development access_timeDecember 10

Lamahi–Rs 5 million has been appropriated for the physical development of an eye hospital here. The amount has been earmarked for the up-gradation of Nepal Netrajyoti Sangh's Lamahi eye hospital under Local Electoral Constituency Development ...

Two killed in motorcycle-ambulance collision in Siraha access_timeDecember 9

Lahan–Two persons died when a motorcycle and an ambulance collided at Golbazar Municipality-4 in Siraha district along the East-West Highway today. The deceased have been identified as pillion rider Bishnu Mahara, 35, of Sarswar in Siraha Muni...

NC's national convention to postpone for a year: Koirala access_timeDecember 9

Biratnagar–Nepali Congress (NC)'s General-Secretary Dr Shashank Koirala has said that NC's next national convention would be postponed for a year owing to some internal reasons. Talking to media persons briefly at the airport in Biratn...

"The British College: Access to the International Degree in Nepal via Joey the Principal” access_timeDecember 9

  Kathmandu–The British College recently conducted a campaign at various locations which was aimed to promote the importance of higher education and contribution of foreign degrees, available in Nepal. The campaign started from Biratnagar...