Youth shot dead for sexual act

Published On: September 17, 2016 03:17 PM NPT By: Siddhiraj Rai

DHANKUTA, Sept 17: A youth was shot dead for his involvement in unlawful sexual act in the district.

Vishwakarma puja being marked across the country

Published On: September 17, 2016 01:27 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: The Vishwakarma puja is being celebrated especially in major cities and industrial areas of the country today. Vishwakarma is regarded as the main craftsman and architect of Gods.

37 rescued safe from Koshi River boat capsize (updated)

Published On: September 17, 2016 01:25 PM NPT By: Amar Khadka

SUNSARI, Sept 17: Thirty seven people were rescued while some are feared still missing as the boat  capsized in the Koshi River on Saturday.

Scrub typhus infection taking toll in Chitwan

Published On: September 17, 2016 12:55 PM NPT By: Republica

CHITWAN, Sept 17: As many as 205 people in Chitwan district have been directly affected from scrub typhus infection which was first spotted some five months ago.

Tiger kills man in Chitwan

Published On: September 17, 2016 11:31 AM NPT By: Republica

CHITWAN, Sept 17:  A tiger on Friday killed a 52-year-old man in Chitwan National Park (CNP).

Human resource crunch in health facilities in Sindhuli

Published On: September 17, 2016 09:40 AM NPT By: Republica

SINDHULI, Sept 17: The healthcare services in many government health facilities in Sindhuli district have been adversely affected in lack of adequate health personnel.

Burnt bikes bring to fore security lapses at Dharan hospital

Published On: September 17, 2016 08:11 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Sept 16: Three motorbikes parked in the premises of BP Koirala Memorial Hospital of Dharan were found burnt on Friday morning. One of the motorbikes was burnt almost to ashes.

Locals face food crisis as rice rots at NFC godown

Published On: September 17, 2016 01:20 AM NPT By: Jagat Khadka

BAJHANG, SEPT 17: As many as 18 VDCs adjoining Chainpur, the district headquarters, are suffering from scarcity of food items while the local office of the Nepal Food Corporation (NFC) is letting the stock of rice in its godown rot.

Indian policemen enter Kanchanpur carrying pistols

Published On: September 17, 2016 12:30 AM NPT By: RAJENDRA BHATTA

MAHENDRANAGAR, Sept 17: Locals of Belauri Municipality in Kanchanpur district took control of four Indian police personnel who illegally entered Nepal on Thursday evening with weapons. They were handed over to District Police Office (DPO), Kanchanpur on the same day.

VDC secys upset by I/NGOs non-cooperation

Published On: September 17, 2016 12:10 AM NPT By: Narahari Sapkota

GORKHA, Sept 17: Village Development Committee (VDC) secretaries in various parts of Gorkha are unaware about the activities being carried out by I/NGOs.