Siraha detects 26 new HIV cases

August 27, 2016 15:57 pm

LAHAN, Aug 27: As many as 26 new cases of Human Immune Deficiency Virus (HIV) were detected in Siraha in the ongoing fiscal year 2016/17 after recording 12 deaths in the preceding fiscal year.

BHAKTAPUR, Aug 27: A 25-year-old girl, who was currently staying in a rented house in Lokanthali of the district, was found dead in the bathroom of her own room.

CHITWAN, Aug 27: Among those 22 killed in the Trishuli bus plunge on Friday morning, the identities of 21 have been established.

A look at patriarchy

August 27, 2016 10:33 am

Patriarchy is generally understood as a system whereby men have the ultimate power over all the social, economic and political resources. It was originally used to describe a ‘male dominated family’ but the concept has widened lately.

One killed in knife attack

August 27, 2016 10:09 am

DAMAK, Aug 27: A woman died and another was injured from knife attack in Kerkha of Topgachhi in Jhapa district this morning.

CHITWAN, Aug 27: Police have rescued seven people who were plunged into Trishuli River along with a truck at Jalbire along Narayangadh-Muglin road section this morning.

KATHMANDU, Aug 27: Bir Hospital renovated its VVIP cabin spending around Rs 3 million some two years, but the VVIPs go to hospitals abroad even for general checkups and minor treatment, incurring millions in costs to the state coffers..

KATHMANDU, Aug 27: Road accidents are primarily a man-made crisis, with human error especially drivers' negligence accounting for over 80 percent of accidents, according to spokesperson for Nepal Police, DIG Madhav Prasad Joshi.

RAJBIRAJ, Aug 27: Over 400 students attend Thakurji Higher Secondary School of Saptari regularly. More regular to the school are the ninth and tenth graders. And their number is around 300. However, there are no more than five teachers in the school for the higher level classes.

CHITWAN, Aug 27: In yet another major road accident, at least 22 people died and 17 others sustained severe injuries when a night bus veered off the road and plunged into Trishuli River near Kalikhola of Chandibhanjyang VDC-5 along the Narayanghat-Mugling road in Chitwan district at around 4 am on Friday.