Madan Thakur

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Forest encroachment on the rise in Rautahat

Published On: November 19, 2016 08:33 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Nov 18: Forest encroachment has increased in Rautahat district as people migrating from various parts of the country have resorted to clearing forest areas to settle down illegally.

UDMF, UML cadres clash in Gaur

Published On: November 15, 2016 02:47 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

GAUR, Nov 15: A clash has erupted between the cadres of United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) and CPN-UML in front of District Development Office on Tuesday afternoon.

One killed as police, unidentified gang exchange fire in Rautahat

Published On: November 14, 2016 09:22 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Nov 14: A man was killed when police and an unidentified gang exchanged fire at Lalbakaiya River, Rautahat on early Monday.

Muslim daughters start going to school

Published On: November 10, 2016 01:10 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Nov 10: Muhammad Makshul Aalam was always strict about disciplining daughters. He was not much interested in sending them to school either. It was only Madrasa (special school for Muslim children) Aalam would willingly send his daughters to.

Three killed in Makwanpur bus accident

Published On: October 2, 2016 12:08 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Oct 2: Three persons were killed and 45 others were injured when a passenger bus met with an accident at Handikhola-2 in Makwanpur district on Sunday.

Sugar mill vandalized

Published On: October 1, 2016 01:30 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Oct 1: Sugarcane farmers have vandalized Garuda-based Shree Ram Sugar Mill after employees of the mill refused to implement the agreement that the mill has signed with farmers.

Flood blocks East-West Highway in Rautahat

Published On: September 12, 2016 03:56 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Sept 12: Flood caused by the incessant downpour since last three days has blocked the East-West Highway in Rautahat.

Effigy burnt in protest of Pokhrel’s tweet

Published On: September 7, 2016 12:17 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Sept 7: United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) strongly reacted against a tweet posted by CPN-UML Leader Shankar Pokhrel at the district headquarters, Gaur on Wednesday morning.

Two dead bodies found in Narayani River

Published On: August 29, 2016 06:06 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Aug 29: Two dead bodies allegedly of the passengers missing after a bus plunged into Trishuli River on Friday, have been recovered some 30 kilometers downstream from the accident spot.

Police nab ‘serial killer’ Chaurasiya

Published On: August 26, 2016 01:46 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Aug 26: Notorious serial killer Balkishor Chaurasiya, who was arrested on the charge of kidnapping and murdering a minor girl on Wednesday, has revealed to have committed similar kinds of crime before.

Trishuli bus plunge death toll climbs to 21 (with video)

Published On: August 26, 2016 07:08 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Aug 26: The death toll in the Trishuli bus plunge has reahed 21 as one more  injured breathed his last in the course of treatment.

Child drowns in Lal Bakaiya River

Published On: August 21, 2016 08:44 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Aug 22: A child has drowned in the Lal Bakaiya River in Rautahat on Sunday. The deceased has been identified as Shekh Itak Alam of Sapgadha Tole, Gaur Municipality- 10.

Rhino with eight bullet injuries found

Published On: August 20, 2016 02:04 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Aug 20: A rhino has been found with eight bullet injuries in a jungle near Chure in the district on Saturday morning.

Rautahat locals in fear as river erodes embankment

Published On: July 25, 2016 12:00 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 25: Lalbakaiya River wreaks havoc by eroding land and inundating human settlements every year in Rautahat.

No rationale of joining new govt: UDMF leaders

Published On: July 12, 2016 06:26 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 12: Leaders of United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) have said that there is no rationale for the UDMF to join the new government in the status quo.

Rautahat Muslim community celebrating Edi-al-Fitr with merriment

Published On: July 7, 2016 02:31 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 7: At the end of a one-month-long festive season Ramadan, Rautahat-based Muslim community has been celebrating Edi-al-Fitr with much gusto.

Boy goes missing in river

Published On: July 3, 2016 02:41 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 3: A child has gone missing after being swept away by a river in the district. The missing child is 10-year-old Nir Ahamad, a resident of Tejapakad VDC.

Sugarcane farmers block East-West Highway demanding to clear due

Published On: June 18, 2016 06:19 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, June 18: Farmers from Rautahat blocked the East-West Highway on Saturday demanding payment of sugarcane.