KATHMANDU, Jan 3:  The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed corruption cases against 12 officials of Agriculture Inputs Company (AIC) on charge of their involvement in the import of substandard fertilizers.

POKHARA, July 25: A Romanian tourist, Adina Monica Popescu, 26, who was missing since July 16 in Annapurna Region, has been found dead on a river bank.

Biratnagar scraps waste management contract

Published On: July 25, 2016 10:09 AM NPT By: Republica

PATHARI (Morang), July 25: The Biratnagar Sub Metropolitan City has scrapped the five-year contract with the Waste Management Pvt JV Group.

Two killed after pickup van veers off cliff

Published On: July 25, 2016 09:46 AM NPT By: Republica

URLABARI (Morang), July 25: At least two persons were killed and eight sustained serious injuries after a pickup van veered off a steep cliff at Ramitekhola of Pahadi VDC in Morang last night.

Truck ferrying medicines torched in Chitwan

Published On: July 25, 2016 08:57 AM NPT By: Republica

RATNANAGAR (Chitwan), July 25: A truck carrying medicines was torched at Ratnanagar of Chitwan on Monday morning.

Strike disrupts life in Valley

Published On: July 25, 2016 08:17 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 9: The normal life in the Capital City has been disrupted on Monday due to the nationwide strike enforced by the Netra Bikram Chand-led CPN Maoist.

Romanian trekker goes missing in Annapurna circuit

Published On: July 25, 2016 07:00 AM NPT By: Santosh Pokharel

POKHARA, JULY 25: A Romanian tourist, Adina Monica Popescu, 26, has gone missing from July 16 in Annapurna Region Trekking. She was trekking along Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) route alone.

BIRATNAGAR, JHAPA, ITAHARI, SAPTARI, July 25: Two persons have died in separate drowning incidents in Morang and Jhapa on Sunday. Krishna Khadka, 18, of Tankisinuwari-3, Morang was swept away by the Singhiya River, according to District Police Office, Morang. Kali Bahadur Limbu, 66, of Goldhap-9, Jhapa drowned in a rivulet nearby his home.

Traffic police to fine jaywalkers up to Rs 1000

Published On: July 25, 2016 01:10 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, July 25: In an 'unprecedented' move to ensure pedestrians' safety and lower fatality rates, the traffic police on Sunday announced to impose fine up to Rs 1000 upon jaywalkers of Kathmandu Valley starting from mid-August.

Rehabilitation centers rudderless for lack of monitoring

Published On: July 25, 2016 12:50 AM NPT By: Kamal Pariyar

KATHMANDU, July 25: Drug addiction treatment and rehabilitation centers that are mushrooming along with the increase in the number of drug users have remained rudderless for lack of effective guidelines and monitoring, putting lives at risk.

BAITADI, July 25: Four families in Gokuleshwar village who lost their homes to landsides last month have received new temporary shelters.