KATHMANDU, June 16: For the first time, International Yoga Day was celebrated at the Base Camp of the Mount Everest, 17600 feet above the sea level.

Training to make sanitary pads

Published On: June 16, 2019 12:00 PM NPT By: RSS

LAMKI, June 16: The Janaki rural municipality of Kailali has begun a training to make sanitary pads for women in the rural municipality. The training has been organised to promote menstrual hygiene and also help them save money in the purchase of sanitary pads.

Schools closed to avoid heat

Published On: June 16, 2019 10:39 AM NPT By: RSS

BARDIBAS, June 16: Rising temperature has forced the local administration to shut down schools in Mahottari. The number of schools closing down is increasing along with the rise in the mercury since first week of June.

Three arrested with banned drugs

Published On: June 16, 2019 09:55 AM NPT By: RSS

LAHAN, June 16: Three youths have been arrested from Bariyapatti of Siraha in possession of banned drugs.

Discussion on national ID card

Published On: June 16, 2019 09:20 AM NPT By: RSS

KHASYAULI, June 16: A discussion was held in Bhairahawa on Saturday in order to make the national identity card, social security and civil registration effective.

KATHMANDU, June 16: Hundreds of people from different areas of the three districts of the capital valley - Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur - staged a protest at Thapathali chowk in Kathmandu on Saturday, demanding the completion of the Melamchi Water Supply Project (MWSP) at the earliest.

Excessive summer heat affects normal life in tarai

Published On: June 16, 2019 05:00 AM NPT By: Republica

RAUTAHAT, June 16: With temperature soaring high, intense heat waves have started crippling life in various parts of tarai.

DHANGADHI, June 16: It has been more than a week since Santoshi Dhami, a 10th grader at Sharada Secondary School, Jugeda, has not been able to go to school as the ravaging storm on June 6 blew her books, notebooks and school uniform.

Two members of human trafficking racket arrested

Published On: June 16, 2019 04:00 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, June 16: Police have arrested two members of a notorious gang accused of trafficking as many as 15 Nepalis via various routes to Libya and Italy where they were held captive by armed groups.

Dalit school struggling in lack of resources

Published On: June 16, 2019 03:30 AM NPT By: Kamlesh Thakur

DHANUSHA, June 16: Students of Dalatiya Dalit National Primary School of Gajariya, Laxmaniya Rural Municipality – 3 do not have course books yet even though the academic session has been in progress for over two months.