RAUTAHAT, Aug 24: Locals are worried about possible flooding and inundation again during the next monsoon season as the Indian authorities in the area bordering Rautahat district have started quietly repairing an embankment that was largely responsible for flooding and inundation on the Nepal side of the border last month.

Locals of Baglung trying to preserve ‘Jogi Naach’

Published On: August 24, 2019 07:48 AM NPT By: Sangam Gharti Magar

BAGLUNG, Aug 24: Decked up in yellow robes with garland of Rudraksha around their necks, a group of young men dressed up as sadhus or holy men held a procession in Baglung on Friday.

ROLPA, Aug 24: Bimala Pun, 20, is not celebrating Teej this year. Actually, it’s been five years since the  Garigaun local has squelched her passion for singing and dancing with abandon during the Teej season. The reason why she has skipped all Hindu festivals, which she in fact greatly enjoys, is her conversion to Christianity.

Students rarely pay attention to studies: Rolpali Teachers

Published On: August 23, 2019 07:15 PM NPT By: Dinesh Subedi

ROLPA, Aug 23: Of 3,531 examinees from Rolpa in the last academic year, 2,198 are appearing for SEE grade improvement examination that started on Sunday this week.

Province 2 cabinet meets in Sarlahi

Published On: August 23, 2019 06:45 PM NPT By: Tanka Chhetri

SARLAHI, Aug 23: For the first time, Province 2 cabinet held its meeting out of the provincial capital on Friday.

Aug 23: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

Published On: August 23, 2019 06:00 PM NPT By: Bipana Thapa

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KATHMANDU, Aug 23: Nepali Congress lawmaker Jitendra Narayan Dev has urged the government to make an official position public on the Kashmir issue.

Nepal slides down in ODI ranking

Published On: August 23, 2019 04:45 PM NPT By: Kamal Subedi

KATHMANDU, Aug 23: Nepal has moved one position down in the ICC ODI rankings.

KATHMANDU, Aug 23: Chairman of ruling Nepal Communist Party Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Friday claimed that the country may witness a regime change if the current government fails to live up to the people's expectations.

DANG, Aug 23: 25 doctors affiliated with Rapti Academy of Health Sciences resigned en masse on Friday citing undue pressure from the academy administration.