Minister Magar inaugurates faecal sludge treatment plants in Jhapa

Published On: January 22, 2020 05:40 PM NPT By: RSS

BHADRAPUR, Jan 22: Minister for Water Supply and Sanitation Bina Magar today inaugurated two faecal sludge treatment plants in Jhapa district amid a function in Jhapa district, Invested jointly by the Nepal government and Mechinagar municipality, the project based at Kakadvitta and Duhagadhi is being operated as a pilot project by the small town water supply and sanitation project under the Ministry.

Belgian princess welcomed in Bharatpur

Published On: January 22, 2020 03:37 PM NPT By: RSS

CHITWAN, Jan 22: The visiting Princess Astrid of Belgium was given a grand welcome in Bharatpur today. She arrived here in connection with attending a programme to be organized at Madhyabindu District Hospital in Nawalparasi.

Nepal Academy and HWA, Israel sign agreement on literary exchange

Published On: January 22, 2020 02:35 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: The Nepal Academy and the Hebrew Writers' Association, Israel, have reached a bilateral agreement on the exchange of literature and culture, and on study of language between Nepal and Israel.

Sindhupalchowk Secretary of Biplav-led group arrested

Published On: January 22, 2020 02:19 PM NPT By: RSS

BHAKTAPUR, Jan 22: Police today made public Sindhupalchowk Secretary of Netra Bikram Chand 'Biplav'-led group.

Police constable arrested with bribe

Published On: January 22, 2020 01:58 PM NPT By: RSS

SIRAHA, Jan 22: A team of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), Bardibas, has arrested a police constable with bribe money this morning. The team arrested police constable Raj Kumar Yadav, posted at Area Police Office, Sukhipur of Siraha district, with Rs 5,000 bribe.

Banke becoming centre for medicinal herb farming

Published On: January 22, 2020 01:50 PM NPT By: RSS

BANKE, Jan 22: Banke district is seeing the sprouting of commercial farming of medicinal herbs with the government proposing the district for commercial farming of medicinal herbs. Of 30 types of medicinal herb species prioritised by the government, 12 types are recommended for commercial farming in Banke.

Nepal Army Hospital starts free hemodialysis services

Published On: January 22, 2020 01:28 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: The Kathmandu Metropolitan City and the Nepal Army have collaborated in starting free hemodialysis services at the Chhauni-based Birendra Military Hospital. Sixty-four years old Chandra Devi Maharjan of KMC-15 became the first beneficiary of the service on Tuesday.

Bicycle and laptops distributed to girl students

Published On: January 22, 2020 01:01 PM NPT By: RSS

SURUNGA, Jan 22: Gaurigunj rural municipality has distributed bicycles to girl students of Korobari secondary school. The rural municipality handed over bicycles to 28 girl students of grade 11 and 12. Ward-2 secretary Govinda Rajbamshi informed that the bicycles were distributed to girl students from the annual budget so as to support their access to school education.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Ambassador of Japan to Nepal SAIGO Masamichi on Wednesday signed a grant contract with Nona Koirala Smriti Pratisthan to build a health training center and emergency shelter in Biratnagar metropolitan city.

BAITADI, Jan 22: An unidentified group has set ablaze the contact office of Dilashaini rural municipality in Baitadi. The administrative section of the contact office based in rural municipality-3, Pansera was set on fire at 3.00 am on Wednesday.