Poor under grip of loan sharks to pay off medical costs

Published On: September 16, 2016 01:23 AM NPT By: Mithilesh Yadav

CHANDRA AYODHYAPUR, Siraha, Sept 16: Fulkumari Sadaya of Chandra Ayodhyapur-6 gave birth to a baby recently. Her family spent Rs 50,000 on the delivery, which they managed by taking loans. Even during the birth of an earlier child, the family had to borrow money to meet the cost of delivery.

Female feticide rampant in far-west

Published On: September 16, 2016 01:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: A private clinic in Sanfe Bagar, Achham, which has been running for the last three years, is well known in the area, with patients coming even from neighboring Doti district.

Kathmandu district proposed to be a single local unit

Published On: September 15, 2016 09:41 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: A proposal has been put forward to make Kathmandu district a single local unit.

Norvic introduces new operating suites

Published On: September 15, 2016 09:10 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: Norvic International Hospital has brought a world-class Operation Theater into operation, equipped with sophisticated technology and established as per the Joint Commission International standard.

Gurkha veterans lose equal pensions fight

Published On: September 15, 2016 06:46 PM NPT By: Agencies

LONDON, Sept 15: Gurkha veterans have lost their fight to win pensions parity with their non-Gurkha British counterparts.

Diarrhea outbreak grips Jamuni Madhepura village

Published On: September 15, 2016 04:47 PM NPT By: Republica

RAJBIRAJ, Sept 15: An epidemic of vomiting and diarrhea has gripped the Jamuni Madhepura VDC-2 in Saptari for the past few days. So far around 60 people of 25 families in the village have taken seriously ill.

Govt to invest one billion to rebuild 200 health facilities

Published On: September 15, 2016 04:38 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: The government has allocated Rs one billion for the rebuilding of health institutes in the earthquake-affected districts.

4,848 civil service employees failed to submit property details

Published On: September 15, 2016 02:30 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: The Department of Civil Personnel Records has unveiled the number of civil service employees who have not submitted their property details in the current fiscal year.

Office cocktail party hits Service seekers in Kalikot

Published On: September 15, 2016 01:15 PM NPT By: Republica

KALIKOT, Sept 15: A cocktail party took place at an Office of Women and Children Development in the district, recently.

Over 4,000 locals deprive of getting pure drinking water in Morang

Published On: September 15, 2016 11:19 AM NPT By: Republica

PATHARI (Morang), Sept 15: Over 4,000 locals of Letang Bhogteni Municipality-4 in the district are deprived of getting pure drinking water.