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.

JUMLA, Jan 9: Heavy snowfall in the mid-western and far western regions has paralyzed life of the people, confining them to their homes. The heavy snowfall has badly affected the day-to-day activities due to which people have not been able to perform any kind of household or outdoor work.

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Dr Govinda KC, senior professor at the Institute of Medicine (IoM), on Saturday issued a three-week ultimatum demanding that the Tribhuvan University Council revoke its decision, which according to him sidelines the IOM while fixing the fee structure and student quota at its affiliate medical colleges.

Weather radars to be installed

January 8, 2017 18:40 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 8: The Department of Hydrology and Meteorology is for the first time preparing to set up weather radars in some districts with the purpose to making the country's weather information system effective.

Four injured in leopard attack

January 8, 2017 18:16 pm

BHIMDUTTANAGAR, Jan 8: Four people including a policeman were injured in an attack by a leopard at Bhimdutta municipality-1 of Kanchanpur on Sunday.

BAJURA, Jan 8: Snowfalls continues to take its toll on the people of the district since Saturday. Those lacking warm clothes, children and elderly have been affected the most in particular.

KATHMANDU, Jan 8: The government has formed a high-level committee to carry out a study on the modality for operating Metrorail service in Kathmandu valley.

DADELDHURA, Jan 8: At least 33 Nepal Army (NA) personnel were injured when a truck met with an accident in the district on Sunday. Three of them are in critical condition.