LAHAN, Aug 18: People's representatives at local level in Siraha district have committed to curbing the electricity leakage in cooperation with Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA).

KATHMANDU, Aug 18: Contribution of Padmaratna Tuladhar, a leader of mission and inclusive journalism for the freedom to expression in Nepali, has been discussed.

BARDIYA, Aug 18: An inflatable raft with Bardiya National Park security guards on-board has capsized in the Karnali River on Saturday.

RAJBIRAJ, Aug 18: The number of snakebite patients has been increasing in Saptari district after the flood in local streams and rivers.

Landslide sweeps houses in Bajura

August 18, 2018 13:17 pm

BAJURA, Aug 18: Landslide swept five houses at Budiganga-1 municipality on Friday night and killed one while injuring another. Kala Pari, 45 was buried in her home while her husband, Nande Pari is severely injured. The landslide damaged goods and killed cattle.

MAHOTTARI, Aug 18: The Binayatara Foundation has begun providing medical service for cancer patients in Ramgopalpur of Mahottari.

RATNANAGAR, Aug 18: The Ratnanagar municipality has begun penalizing land owners who leave their agricultural land arid.

One killed in road accident

August 18, 2018 09:21 am

RUKUM, Aug 18: A person died in a road accident involving a tractor in west Rukum.

KATHMANDU, Aug 18: Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has called the Nepali government to amend several articles in the new criminal code because they limit the freedom to provide news and information in the public interest.

BAJURA, Aug 18: A woman has died after she was buried under a house due to a landslide along with a heavy rainfall in Bajura.