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.

Floods bring sleepless nights in Holiya VDC every monsoon

Published On: July 9, 2016 08:16 AM NPT By: Arjun Oli

BANKE (Holiya), July 8: After flood warning sirens went off, Munijar Yadav, a local of Tepari village of Holiya VDC in Banke district could not sleep Monday night.

Over 15,000 quake victims ‘omitted from grant list’

Published On: July 9, 2016 07:54 AM NPT By: Republica

Gorkha, July 8: Those from Gorkha victimised by the earthquake on April 25, 2015 and aftershocks, numbered in the hundreds, have complained that they were excluded from the procedure to provide grant amounts to quake survivors.

Kiwi fruit brings prosperity to farmers

Published On: July 9, 2016 07:12 AM NPT By: Bhim Chapagain

Tekbahadur Bista of Sakhejung village has been farming kiwi for the last seven years. When he started, Bista had no exact idea how well his new venture would pay him off.

NA rescues 58 victims of Bhotekoshi flood

Published On: July 9, 2016 03:10 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, July 9: Nepal Army on Friday airlifted 58 victims of the flooded Bhotekoshi river from Tatopani to Bahrabise VDC of Sindhupalchowk district.

Lengthy grants process a big hassle for quake victims

Published On: July 9, 2016 03:05 AM NPT By: DHRUBA DANGAL

SINDHUPALCHWOK, July 9: Earthquake victims in Sindhupalchowk district have been facing problems getting their reconstruction grants even though the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has started the grants distribution process.

CTEVT revises admission criteria

Published On: July 9, 2016 02:20 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 9: The Council for Technical Education & Vocational Training (CTEVT) has revised the admission criteria set for its diploma courses. However, it is yet to increase its enrollment capacity.

POKHARA and GORKHA, July 9: The failure by the authorities to relocate the landslide-displaced locals of Keraunja VDC in Gorkha district to safer locations, has proved costlier for the locals.

Woman being probed for 'trafficking' children to USA

Published On: July 9, 2016 01:40 AM NPT By: Krishna Dhungana

KATHMANDU, July 9: Police have started investigation against Rajani Shrestha, the managing director of Putalisadak-based Sara Link International Pvt Ltd., on suspicion of trafficking nine Nepali children to the United States of America.

Transportation affected in Rukum

Published On: July 9, 2016 01:10 AM NPT By: GANESH BK

RUKUM, July 9: Transportation services remain obstructed due to landslides triggered by incessant rainfall at various road sections in Rukum district.

Koirala's condition improving

Published On: July 9, 2016 01:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, July 9: Doctors attending to Shashank Koirala, general secretary of the Nepali Congress, have started providing him liquid foods from Friday after his health showed significant improvement.