Arun Bam

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Agitating FNJ Doti chapter gifts broken radio set to Minister Baskota, MD Karki

Published On: August 29, 2019 01:30 PM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, Aug 29: Federation of Nepali Journalists, Doti chapter gifted a broken radio set to Minister of Communication and Technology Gokul Baskota and Executive Director of Radio Nepal Suresh Kumar Karki.

Dhangadi - Khutiya - Dipayal fast track loses steam amid political wrangling

Published On: August 13, 2019 04:30 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, Aug 13: While inaugurating the office of Dhangadi – Khutiya – Dipayal fast-track project on 16 December 2015 the then Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport, Ramesh Lekhak, directed officials to open the track within two months.

Municipality provides ‘sick and old’ cows for free, farmers enraged

Published On: August 11, 2019 07:33 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, Aug 11: His happiness knew no bounds when Dil Bahadur Kathayat, a farmer from Kumalikot village of Dipayal Silgadhi Municipality, received a jersey cow for free on July 24. He was one among the 20 farmers to make it to the list of beneficiaries as the municipality was distributing cows for free.

SC seeks explanation for picking Godawari as provincial capital

Published On: January 20, 2019 07:41 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, Jan 20: The Supreme Court has sought clarification from the concerned government authorities for selecting Godawari as the capital of Sudurpaschim Province. The constitutional bench led by Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher Rana on Friday issued a ‘show cause notice’ to the government to present the reasons behind picking Godawari as the province capital.

Dipayal residents hit streets demanding their city be declared capital

Published On: September 28, 2018 09:35 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, Sept 28:  With the proposal of a new capital for Province 7, residents of Dipayal are once again taking to the streets, demanding that their city be named the permanent capital of the province.

Four members of a family jump into river, one rescued

Published On: July 22, 2018 04:00 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, July 22: A mother who apparently jumped into river along with her three children in Doti district has been missing since the last four days. However, one of her sons has been rescued by a local fisherman.

Three dead, 9 injured in Doti jeep accident

Published On: May 28, 2018 05:57 PM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, May 28: Three passengers died and nine others injured in a jeep accident at Gaguda of the district.

Three dead, 16 injured in Doti jeep accident

Published On: April 21, 2018 06:10 PM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, April 21: Three passengers died and 16 others got injured in a jeep accident occurred today at Shikhar Municipality-3 in Doti on Saturday.

Police deployed across Doti to assess damage after heavy wind

Published On: April 21, 2018 01:01 PM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, April 21: A school was one of the many buildings affected by an unexpected weather and heavy wind. The wind swept roofs of more than a dozen homes and damaged crops in Doti.

Agricultural lands lie fallow

Published On: April 21, 2018 02:30 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, April 21: Until a few years ago, the lush green fields and high agricultural output earned Mauwa the recognition of the storehouse of Doti. However,  the once fertile fields have turned into barren land and bushy jungles now.

Preparation underway to start homestay in Bagaleg

Published On: March 4, 2018 08:45 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, March 4: Preparations for operating homestays in Bagaleg, which is known as the gateway to Khaptad National Park, have been started. The homestays will start operating from the mid-March under a joint initiative of Purbi Chauki Rural Municipality-2 and Hotel Entrepreneur Association, Doti.

Doctors' protest hits health services in Doti hospital

Published On: February 26, 2018 03:00 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, Feb 26: Health services across Doti have been badly affected since the last four days after the doctors working at the District Hospital left the district on Wednesday citing security concerns.

Over 3 dozen injured in Doti clash

Published On: January 20, 2018 03:30 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, Jan 20: Venting their ire against the government's decision to announce temporary capitals of the provinces, people in different parts of the country are staging protests demanding to make their cities the capital of their province. However, in recent days, the protests have rather taken a violent turn.

Fuel traders on the receiving end as tankers supply less than ordered

Published On: January 13, 2018 08:04 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, Jan 13: Fuel traders in the district have claimed that the tankers of Nepal Oil Corporation have been delivering less than the said amount of petroleum. The tankers have been supplying them four percent less petroleum in average, the traders have claimed.

Communist rule is worse than Rana regime: Deuba

Published On: December 1, 2017 08:00 PM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, Dec 1:  Nepali Congress (NC) President and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has claimed that the left alliance has been formed to finish the constitution of Nepal.

Pushpa Kamal Dahal unfaithful towards the CPA

Published On: November 23, 2017 03:34 PM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, Nov 23: Bir Bahadur Balayar accused CPN-Maoist chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal for being unfaithful towards the Comprehensive Peace Accord (CPA) that was signed 11 years ago. Balayar is the Minister of Physical Infrastructure and Transportation and Central Committee member of the Nepali Congress (NC),

Elections yet to excite Doti locals

Published On: October 28, 2017 07:23 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, Oct 27: News about the upcoming elections is on air all the time. Television and radio stations have hardly been talking about anything else. However, the people in the villages and towns of Doti are least excited. In fact, they question the credibility of the news about elections saying no one has come to their community asking for vote.

Voter education not started yet

Published On: October 28, 2017 01:57 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, Oct 27: News about the upcoming elections is on air all the time. Television and radio stations have hardly been talking about anything else. However, the people in the villages and towns of Doti are least excited. In fact, they question the credibility of the news about elections saying no one has come to their community asking for vote.

Govt's residential program for the homeless

Published On: September 17, 2017 03:35 AM NPT By: Arun Bam

DOTI, Sept 16: Sixteen years ago, when her husband who had left for India with his friends disappeared on the way, Ujali Aauji, 40, of Pipallagaun, Dipayal Silgadhi Municipality-4, had nothing in the name of property. As her husband Baji Aauji never returned, she had to shoulder the responsibility of her four little children and an old mother-in-law.

Gaura-Deuda: An identity of far-west

Published On: August 30, 2017 05:08 PM NPT By: Arun Bam

Women in the far-western development region celebrated Gaura festival amid much fanfare on Tuesday. Goddess Gauri, also known as Parvati, is worshipped during the festival and women observe fast on the occasion praying for their husband and children’s longevity.