Madan Thakur

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Man shot at in Rautahat

Published On: January 29, 2018 06:06 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Jan 30: In yet another spate of attack in Rajpur Municipality-9, Bairiya, a local has been injured after being shot at by a 'fellow villager' on Monday.

Two violent incidents in a week scares locals

Published On: January 29, 2018 11:42 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Jan 29: Thirty five year Siekh Samiullah sustained injuries after unidentified group fired shots at 9 AM today. Samiullah, a resident of Rajpur municipality-9 has been taken to Birgunj for further treatment after the bullet pierced his back.

New settlement for flood victims ready in 100 days

Published On: January 24, 2018 08:20 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Jan 24:  Few months ago, acclaimed comedian couple Sitaram Kattel (Dhurmus) and his wife Kunjana Ghimire (Suntali) laid the foundation stone for the integrated settlement in Santapur of Rautahat district.

Dr KC sharing warmth in Dalit community (Photo feature)

Published On: January 18, 2018 11:15 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Jan 18: Senior orthopedic surgeon Dr Govinda KC, who was in hunger strike less than a week ago, has arrived in Rautahat to share warmth with the locals suffering from the frostbiting cold.

Cold-related death toll rises to 23 in Rautahat

Published On: January 18, 2018 07:04 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Jan 18: With the death of three more people including a newborn in Rautahat, the toll of people dying of cold has climbed to 23 in the district. People, especially of the Tarai belt, have lost their lives in the last one month due to the harsh winter.

Cold claims 19 lives in Rautahat alone

Published On: January 16, 2018 06:45 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Jan 16: With the death of two more people on Sunday, the death toll of people dying from cold has climbed to 19 in Rautahat.

Cold claims nine lives in a week

Published On: January 6, 2018 08:15 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Jan 5:  As the freezing cold has started gripping the country, nine deaths have been reported from various tarai districts in the last one week.

Cold wave claims two in Rautahat

Published On: January 5, 2018 07:36 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Jan 5: Two people have died due to biting cold in the district on Friday.

Delay in sugarcane crushing affects Rautahat farmers

Published On: January 1, 2018 09:50 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Jan 1: Shree Ram Sugar Mills of Garuda, Rautahat, has not begun sugarcane crushing this season yet, leaving many farmers in dismay.

Woodfires the only way for the poor to stave off cold

Published On: December 30, 2017 03:32 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Dec 29: The dipping temperature resulting in chilling cold has adversely affected normal life across the country. But it's the people from the marginalized communities who have been hit hard by the freezing temperature at the moment.

Police fire shots as two families clash over land dispute

Published On: December 25, 2017 08:36 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Dec 25: Police have fired shots into the air to take the situation under control after two families people clashed with each other over land dispute in Garuda Municipality-8 in the district.

Mills not buying sugarcane at agreed rate, say farmers

Published On: December 21, 2017 02:45 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Dec 21: Sugarcane farmers in Rautahat are facing a big trouble as the government has not fixed minimum support price of this cash crop yet.

Dipping mercury cripples Tarai life

Published On: December 20, 2017 03:45 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Dec 20: With the sudden dip in temperature, thick fog has started blanketing various parts of Rautahat and other districts in the Tarai crippling the normal life.

Criminal activities on rise after the elections in Rautahat

Published On: December 14, 2017 03:00 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Dec 14: Even though the parliamentary and provincial elections were largely peaceful, incidents of crime and violence have increased noticeably in various parts of Rautahat after the polls, it has been observed.

Election code violations rampant in Rautahat

Published On: December 2, 2017 02:42 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Dec 1: With the completion of the first phase of parliamentary and provincial assembly elections, candidates taking part in the second phase of the elections in Rautahat have speeded up their poll campaigns. In a bid to attract the voters, the parties are adopting provocative campaigns and promotional strategies which are considered unethical by the election law.

Police fire 50 rounds of bullet following clash with locals in Rautahat

Published On: November 30, 2017 08:59 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Nov 30: Police have fired at least 50 rounds of bullet to take the situation under control in Rautahat on Thursday evening.

Election code violation rampant in Rautahat

Published On: November 29, 2017 06:00 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Nov 29: With the completion of the first phase of parliamentary and provincial assembly elections, candidates taking part in the second phase of the elections in Rautahat have speeded up their poll campaigns.

Bomb goes off in Rautahat, 8 injured, 6 critically

Published On: November 18, 2017 04:04 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Nov 18: A bomb has gone off in district on Saturday that has injured eight people including a child.

Criminal activities rampant in Rautahat

Published On: October 5, 2017 04:07 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Oct 5: After the successful and peaceful completion of the third phase of local elections, criminal activities are on the rise in Rautahat, it has been observed.

2 killed, 3 missing after being swept away by river

Published On: October 3, 2017 11:39 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

GAUR, Oct 3: Two people died and three are missing after being swept  away by Lakhandehi River while they were crossing the river. They were returning from Lalbandhi municipality-2, after receiving dashain tika.