KATHMANDU, Jan 10: A Nepali student, currently running her Ph D program in bio-chemistry and molecular biology from a reputed university in the USA, has been awarded with the Alice Curtis Award in recognition of her excellence in studies.

Police arrest murder accused

January 9, 2017 15:32 pm

PARSA, Jan 9: Police have opened fire to arrest a murder accused on Monday.

Two killed in tractor accident

January 9, 2017 14:36 pm

KALIKOT, Jan 9: Kalikot, Jan 9: Two persons were killed when they met with an accident involving a tractor at Hulma Bazar in Bharta VDC of Kalikot district on Sunday night.

Police bust sex workers' racket

January 9, 2017 12:36 pm

BANIYANI (Jhapa), Jan 9: Four Indian nationals and four other sex workers were arrested from Naya Bus Park in Birtamode of Jhapa on Sunday night.

GAUSHALA, Jan 9: Locals of over a dozen of VDCs in Mahottari district have been reeling under acute shortage of drinking water.

Comedian duo feted

January 9, 2017 11:54 am

BARDIBAS, Jan 9: Comedians Sitaram Kattel and Kunjana Ghimire aka Dhurmus and Suntali were felicitated in Bardibas, Mahottari on Sunday.

CHITWAN, Jan 9: The fourth edition of the 'Khichara Festival' is gearing up for another round of fireworks at the under construction Khairhani stadium beginning January 12 with an aim to keep the Tharu culture alive and running.

Rautahat records 'dowry death'

January 9, 2017 08:19 am

GAUR, Jan 9: A woman was allegedly murdered for not bringing dowry to her family as per their expectation from her maternal home in Rautahat Saturday.

JUMLA, Jan 9: Even after a week of recovering most of the stolen idols of Jumla's Chandannath Temple, police are yet to arrest the culprits behind the infamous incident that took place on November 26.

SARLAHI, Jan 9: Eight-year-old Deepak Majhi has never been to school. Just like other children of the Mushahar community in Gadhetole of Sarlahi, he used to spend time either playing at home or helping parents in their work - at construction sites or in fields. However, his routine has changed these days.