Three accused of murdering Pulami remanded into custody

Published On: December 21, 2016 12:10 PM NPT By: Republica

PALPA, Dec 21: The Palpa District Court on Tuesday night issued an order to remand three persons accused of murdering one Binu Pulami into judicial custody.

Flood-stricken present memo to PM Dahal

Published On: December 21, 2016 11:11 AM NPT By: Republica

JAJARKOT, Dec 21: The flood victims in Surkhet on Tuesday evening presented a memorandum to Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, who is on a visit here in Birendranagar to take part in the CPN (Maoist Centre) Province no 6 meeting and training program.

60-year-old killed in road mishap

Published On: December 21, 2016 11:10 AM NPT By: Republica

BHIMDATTANAGAR, Dec 21: A 60-year-old was killed after getting knocked down by a bus this morning at Bhumdattanagar of Kanchanpur.

Fire guts properties worth Rs 4 million

Published On: December 21, 2016 10:56 AM NPT By: Republica

BENI (Myagdi), Dec 21: A fire at Pipalbot of Arthunge in Beni Municipality - 8 on Tuesday gutted properties worth four million rupees.

Motorcyclist killed after getting struck by truck

Published On: December 21, 2016 10:02 AM NPT By: Republica

RATNANAGAR (Chitwan), Dec 21: A motorcyclist was killed after getting rammed by a truck at Shanti Chowk of Ratnanagar Municipality – 3 in eastern part of Chitwan last night.

Language commission forms expert group

Published On: December 21, 2016 08:36 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: The Language Commission has formed a group of experts in order to take support in course of its work.

Farmers hit as authorities fail to fix prices for paddy

Published On: December 21, 2016 01:20 AM NPT By: Raju Adhikari

JHAPA, Dec 21: Food products prices in the market are ever increasing. Because of soaring prices of rice, pulse and vegetables, managing two meals a day has become a challenge for the poor. On the other hand farmers are forced to sell their produce at cheaper rates. Paddy farmers in Jhapa lament that due to the gross negligence of government bodies, every year they are deprived of returns from their produce.

Police play down political motive in Tiwari murder

Published On: December 21, 2016 12:50 AM NPT By: SHER BAHADUR KC

BUTWAL, Dec 21: While voices are being raised claiming that Durga Tiwari, Rupandehi district chairman of UML-aligned Youth Nepal Federation (YFN), was murdered for political reasons, police involved in the investigation have played down the claims.

Seniormost village, municipal council secy to head local unit

Published On: December 21, 2016 12:30 AM NPT By: Bhadra Sharma

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: The government is preparing to assign senior most secretary of a village council or a municipal council that falls under a to-be-formed local government as the executive head of the new local government so as to avoid any leadership vacuum at the local levels.

1200 reconstruction engineers, technicians submit resignations

Published On: December 20, 2016 09:20 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: After the government did not address their demands, agitating engineers and other technicians deployed for assisting in the houses reconstruction work in the 11 earthquake-hit districts have tendered their resignation en masse to the Ministry of Urban Development on Tuesday.