Madi bridge construction begins

August 17, 2018 11:18 am

ROLPA, Aug 17: The construction of Madi rivulet bridge linking west Rolpa with district headquarter, Liwang, is beginning from today.

DADELDHURA, Aug 17: District's only Bal Mandir which was constructed around three decades ago has been in completely decrepit condition in lack of maintenance.

KATHMANDU, Aug 17: Representing the Government and people of Nepal, foreign minister, Pradeep Kumar Gyawali is leaving for New Delhi to mourn the death of late Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former prime minister of India.

KATHMANDU, Aug 17: A new set of laws to replace the one-and-a-half centuries old Muluki Ain (Civil Code) that introduces sweeping reforms in the traditional legal practices and legal provisions to deal with modern technology-based crimes has come into effect from Friday.

RATNANAGAR, Aug 17: An endangered one-horned rhino was found dead in a pool of water nearby a lake in the western belt of Chitwan National Park.

NMA postpones protest for 15 days

August 17, 2018 06:55 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 17: The Nepal Medical Association (NMA), professional organization of doctors, has postponed its protests which had been scheduled to begin from August 17. On August 13, NMA had announced that the doctors would stop seeing patients from August 17 and surrender their apron and licenses to the Nepal Medical Council (NMC), the medical sector regulator.

JUMLA, Aug 17: It has been almost a week since the government of Karnali Province formed a taskforce to investigate into police brutality against supporters of Dr Govinda KC at Karnali Academy of Health Sciences (KAHS). However, much to the disappointment of Jumla locals, the taskforce has yet to begin its investigation.

KAKANI (Nuwakot), Aug 17: It has been three days since Ram Bahadur Tamang, 48, a garbage truck driver for the Kathmandu Metropolis has been waiting for his truck’s turn to dump waste at the Sisdole landfill site. It is not the longest of wait he has faced to dispose the garbage at the landfill site.

Highways threatening BNP animals

August 17, 2018 03:05 am

KOHALPUR, Aug 17: With more wild animals losing their lives after being hit by moving vehicles, highways have challenged the safety and survival of animals at the Banke National Park (BNP).

Criminal Code in effect from tomorrow

August 16, 2018 20:06 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 16: In line with the new Constitution, the Criminal Code is coming into effect from tomorrow (August 17).