KATHMANDU, Feb 23: People from the Badi community of Karnali Province have been protesting near the gate of the Office of the Chief Minister and Council of Ministers of Karnali Province since Monday night, demanding land, house and employment.

Check Monday’s AQI in Kathmandu

Published On: February 22, 2021 07:26 PM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 22:  The Kathmandu Valley, where Nepal’s federal capital is situated, reported continued deterioration of the air quality in the last few days.

20% of women undergoing safe abortion in Karnali are girls under 18

Published On: February 22, 2021 06:56 PM NPT By: RSS

SURKHET, Feb 22: Ten to 20 per cent among the women undergoing safe abortion in Karnali Province are teenage girls, the Ministry of Social Development of the province government stated.

Former MP Ranabhat passes away

Published On: February 22, 2021 06:29 PM NPT By: RSS

CHITWAN, Feb 22: Former Member of Parliament (MP) Eknath Ranabhat passed away on Monday while undergoing treatment at Chitwan Medical College.  He was 69. He had been hospitalized since the past 16 days after he suffered a stroke.  He was hypertensive. He breathed his last at 1:58 pm.

Scooter rider killed while “escaping” traffic police checking in Lalitpur

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: With the completion of tunnel construction, the Melamchi Drinking Water Project started testing its 22-Kilometer long water tunnel on Monday filling water in it.

Three of a family found dead in their home in Gorkha

Published On: February 22, 2021 12:52 PM NPT By: Narahari Sapkota

GORKHA, Feb 22: Three of a family were found dead inside their home at Barpak Sulikot Rural Municipality-1 on Monday morning.

Water tunnel test begins again from today

Published On: February 22, 2021 12:12 PM NPT By: Dhruba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, Feb 22: The long-awaited Melamchi Drinking Water Project is set to start supplying drinking water in Kathmandu Valley within the next few months.

Ex-PM Bhattarai undergoing treatment today

Published On: February 22, 2021 11:27 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Former Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai, is undergoing medical treatment on Monday at the Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences in New Delhi.

How Oli government botched COVID-19 response

Published On: February 22, 2021 06:30 AM NPT By: Ashim Neupane

Although the number of cases was increasing, the government gave up on contact tracing and testing, and tightened the ambit of testing