9 still missing in Saptakoshi boat capsize

Published On: September 18, 2016 09:39 PM NPT By: Amar Khadka

KATHMANDU Sept 18: The whereabouts of nine people who went missing after Saturday's boat capsize in Saptakoshi River still remains unknown. Among the missing, three are girls, five women and one boat contractors, according to locals

Nobel laureate Shectman in Nepal to attend int'l science conference

Published On: September 18, 2016 05:24 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: Nobel-Prize winning scientist Dan Shechtman arrived in Kathmandu on Sunday in order to participate in the International Science Conference which began in Dhulikhel from Sunday.

Kathmandu, Sept 18: People dwelling in the capital city planning to go home for Dashain festival this year have been worried as ticket bookings are yet to open even, with just three weeks left for the festival to begin.

Disrupted transportation along Pokhara-Baglung resumes

Published On: September 18, 2016 12:19 PM NPT By: Republica

PARBAT, Sept 18: Transportation that was obstructed along the Pokhara-Baglung road since Saturday night due to landslides triggered by rains resumed today.

10 missing in Koshi boat capsize, search operation on

Published On: September 18, 2016 11:43 AM NPT By: Amar Khadka

NARUWA (Sunsari), Sept. 18: The search for those passengers who had gone missing in a boat capsize in the Saptakoshi River on Saturday, has begun since today morning, Sunsari police said.

Hospital claims lack of manpower for delay in running ICU service

Published On: September 18, 2016 10:55 AM NPT By: Republica

BHAKTAPUR, Sept 18: A hundred years old state-owned Bhaktapur Hospital is operating without an ICU service and thereby creating unwarranted problems for patients, particularly those undergoing surgery.

School teacher killed in accident

Published On: September 18, 2016 10:49 AM NPT By: Republica

TULASIPUR (Dang), Sept 18: A school teacher was killed and his wife injured after a bus rammed a motorbike near Dang's airport last night.

One killed, one missing after flash flood

Published On: September 18, 2016 09:59 AM NPT By: Republica

POKHARA, Sept 18: A flash flood in Pokhara downtown triggered by heavy torrential rainfall since Saturday evening has killed one while another has gone missing.

Dairies shutdown after milk production hits a snag

Published On: September 18, 2016 08:51 AM NPT By: Republica

JAJARKOT, Sept 18: The dairies at eight locations in the district have shutdown after milk production shrank in wake of increasing deforestation which in turn has forced many to abandon animal husbandry.

Swollen river blocks Pokhara – Baglung route

Published On: September 18, 2016 07:50 AM NPT By: Republica

PHALEBASH, Sept 18: The Pokhara – Baglung route has been obstructed following a torrential rain-triggered landslide and an engorged river.