LAHAN, March 11: On January 19, 2007, the East-West Highway was blocked in Lahan to pressurize the government to release Upendra Yadav, the then President of Madhesi Janadhikar Forum, arrested for burning copy of interim constitution.

Saptari death toll reaches 5

March 11, 2017 08:40 am

SAPTARI, March 11: The death toll from Monday’s Saptari incident has reached five on Friday with the death of an injured at the BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS), Dharan on Friday.

Snowfall hits Gorkha quake victims

March 11, 2017 08:38 am

GORKHA, March 11: Quake victims in Gorkha have been badly hit due to an incessant snowfall compounded by blizzards continuing for the last two days. Quake-hit VDCs in Gorkha including Barpak, Larpak, Gumda, Bihi, Lho, Prok, Chhekampar, Samagaun have received snowfall.

KANCHANPUR, March 11: The Indian side had dishonored a bilateral agreement by destroying an under-construction culvert near the Nepal-India border in Kanchanpur district inviting the conflict that led to the death of a Nepali on Thursday, it has been learnt.

KATHMANDU, March 11: Snowfall in the mountainous region since the last three days accompanied by rainfall in the lower areas has disrupted the normal life of people.

KATHMANDU, March 10: Despite frequent commitments by the political parties not to shut down educational institutions and respect them as zone of peace, about eight million students across the country were affected by Friday's general strike called by the agitating Federal Alliance.

JAJARKOT, March 10: Identities of all 26 deceased in Jajarkot accident have been ascertained on Friday, informed District Police Office (DPO), Jajarkot.

KATHMANDU, March 10: Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) said the weather condition on Saturday across the country would remain similar to that of Friday with cloudy day and light rainfall.

Rampur, March 10: A Japanese national has extended economic support to poor and hardworking students.

KATHMANDU, March 10: Chinese ambassador to Nepal, Yu Hong, on Thursday said that women of Nepal have made not only the country but the entire world proud with their exemplary roles in three most important positions of the country. She was referring to the positions of president, chief justice and speaker, all of which are occupied by women.