Floods damage crops in Nepalgunj

Published On: July 29, 2016 01:20 AM NPT By: Arjun Oli

DANG, July 29: Small and marginal farmers in Banke have suffered due to crop loss caused by recent floods in Rapti River.

8 ambulance drivers charged for drunk driving in a year

Published On: July 29, 2016 12:02 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, July 29: Ambulance drivers associated with government as well as private hospitals and voluntary organizations ferry patients to hospitals most of the times negotiating their way through heavy traffic in the Kathmandu Valley.

DOLKHA, July 28: Locals of Majhgaun-1 in Dolakha district have finally completed the reconstruction of quake-ravaged building of Majhgaun Lower Secondary School that was destroyed by the devastating earthquake of last year.

Students in some areas deprived of textbooks

Published On: July 28, 2016 11:00 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 28: Although about four months have passed since the new academic session, some 10-15 per cent of school students are still partially deprived of textbooks. Janak Education Material Center (JEMC) is the sole authority to publish textbooks for public schools in the country.

TILATHI (Saptari), July 28: At least six Nepalis were injured in a clash between Nepali and Indian villagers on the no man's land at Tilathi of Saptari after the Indian side attempted to divert the flow of the Khando River Thursday.

Three die of asphyxiation in Kathmandu while cleaning well

Published On: July 28, 2016 09:51 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 28: Three people died on Thursday of asphyxiation while cleaning a well at Paiyuntar of Budhanilkantha Municipality- 19.

Safi to get Insec human rights award

Published On: July 28, 2016 08:17 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 28: Informal Sector Service Center (Insec) has announced that this year's 'Prakash Human Rights Award' will go to Maulana Abdul Jabbar Safi of Nepalgunj.

13 including ex-state minister killed in bus accident

Published On: July 28, 2016 07:55 PM NPT By: Siddharaj Rai

DHANKUTA, July 28: At least 13 persons, including former Minister of State for Finance Hari Raj Khewa, were killed and 28 sustained injuries when a passenger bus (Ba 2 Kha 7366) skidded off the road and plunged some 80 meters from the road near Sindhuwa Bazaar of Dhankuta district on Thursday.

Two injured as bus hits scooter in Gaushala

Published On: July 28, 2016 07:03 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 28: Two persons were injured when a bus hit a scooter in Gaushala of the Capital City on Thursday afternoon.

TILATHI, July 28: A clash has erupted between youths from Nepal and India at the no-man’s land following a debate over construction of a dam by Indian authorities.