ROLPA, Nov 28: Residents of Rolpa who have taken to the streets demanding that the district should not be split away from Province-5 shut down the district today.

7yo boy dies in road accident

November 28, 2016 11:52 am

BHIMDATTANAGAR (Kanchanpur), Nov 28: A seven-year-old boy was killed after being hit by a motorcycle, UK o3 1921, with Indian number plate at Gobariya of Bhimdattanagar Municipality in Kanchanpur on Sunday evening.

ATM skimmers had criminal records

November 28, 2016 08:30 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: Foreigners involved in ATM skimming fraud in Nepal have had criminal records in their respective countries, according to reports sent to the Nepal Police by Interpol.

Sajha launches 30 disabled-friendly buses

November 28, 2016 08:22 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: Sajha Yatayat, a cooperative public transport company, has launched 30 disabled-friendly buses from Sunday. Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal inaugurated the service at Sajha’s office at Pulchock, Lalitpur.

SURKHET, Nov 28: Iman Nepali of Hariharpur Sisneri feels that he is an unlucky person after he lost all of his family members to a massive flood in 2014. His father, mother and younger brother were washed away by the mighty flood. Iman, who survived the devastation, has been living in a temporary shelter in Girighat along the Surkhet - Jumla highway since then, along with other landslides and flood victims.

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: Sunday’s cabinet meeting has decided to accept a loan assistance from Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to connect Naubise with Nagdhunga through a tunnel.

5.6-magnitude aftershock rocks Kathmandu

November 28, 2016 05:22 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: An aftershock measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale has rocked the Capital on early Monday.

JUMLA, Nov 28: Twenty-eight statues of the renowned Chandannath Temple of Jumla were stolen overnight from under the nose of the law enforcement agencies. Irate locals blamed the involvement of the priest, police and local administration in the crime as the temple lies just besides the District Administration Office and the local police station. The criminals broke the back door of the temple at around 1 am Sunday and took away the valuable statues, including the biggest Dattatreya statue.

NAWALPARASI, Nov 28: Seven persons including six from a single family died in a jeep accident in Nawalparasi district Saturday night. Sixteen persons were injured.

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: Talks held on Sunday to settle the demands put forward by Dr Govinda KC, a senior professor at the Institute of Medicine (IoM), could not reach any conclusion as the government team did not have the authority to decide on the demand regarding the vice-chancellor of Tribhuvan University and the IoM dean.