Bira Gadal

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17 leaders and cadres of CPN-UML punished for betrayal

Published On: July 19, 2017 04:00 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, July 18: CPN-UML's Baitadi District Committee has punished 17 of its leaders and cadres for betraying the party and not supporting it during the recently held local elections.

Goat farming changes lives of Baitadi farmers

Published On: July 12, 2017 09:02 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, July 11: Farmers of Surnaya Rural Municipality in Baitadi have started commercial goat farming. Each family in Surnaya-6 has 10 to 30 goats in their pen.

Goat farming changes lives of Baitadi farmers

Published On: July 12, 2017 02:30 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, July 11: Farmers of Surnaya Rural Municipality in Baitadi have started commercial goat farming. Each family in Surnaya-6 has 10 to 30 goats in their pen.

Suicides on the rise in Baitadi

Published On: February 23, 2017 08:03 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, Feb 23: Alarming cases of suicide have been noticed in Baitadi district. According to police, on an average the district witnesses a case of suicide every 12 days. Among others, the report has highlighted domestic and economic issues as the most common factors.

18 years on, motorable bridge in Jhulaghat still a distant dream

Published On: February 11, 2017 12:50 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, Feb 11: Jhulaghat VDC of Baitadi used to be a busy market place until the establishment of road network across Karnali region, which severed its link as gateway to India in the western frontier.

Malnourishment claims 5-years-old

Published On: February 7, 2017 01:20 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, Feb 7: Five-year-old daughter of Muna Dhami, a resident of Chaukham VDC - 9 died yesterday night around 10 pm. She weighed just five kg. According to the mother, she was taken to Dadelhdura for treatment after she begun to show worrying signs during the last few days. But there also the hospital recommended that she should be taken to other hospital with better facilities. The family could not afford cost to do so, and the child succumbed, the mother said.

4 Nepalis among 6 killed in jeep accident in India

Published On: January 2, 2017 03:05 PM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, Jan 3: Four Nepalis were among the six persons killed in a jeep accident at Lohaghat in Champawat district of India at around 3 pm on Sunday.

Man comes into contact after 30 years thru Facebook

Published On: October 29, 2016 05:47 PM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, Oct 29: Narendra Bahadur Chand, a permanent resident of Hatairaj-2, Gurkelika, who had left for India in search of work at an early age of 15 years, has come into contact with his family members through social network after a gap of 30 years.

Construction delay hits cricket in Baitadi

Published On: October 27, 2016 01:30 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, Oct 27: Dasharath Chand Cricket Ground at Sundar Khali, located near the district headquarters of Baitadi, used to host cricket tournaments until two years back.

Campaign launched to stop child marriage

Published On: October 18, 2016 08:16 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, Oct 17: Purchaudihat Village Development Committee (VDC) has decided to ban child marriage in the village aiming to curb the trend of child marriage.

Girls make move against child marriage

Published On: October 3, 2016 01:30 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, Oct 3: Child marriage is rampant in Baitadi. Both 'puppy love' between adolescents and traditional practice of child marriage is generally blamed for this illegal act. However, with the growing number of girls participating in awareness campaign against early marriage, the practice is expected to decline.

Police intercept 21 children from Nepal-India border in Baitadi

Published On: September 29, 2016 01:20 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, Sept 29: Police in Baitadi this week have intercepted 21 children who were heading for India for employment without informing their family members.

Classes hampered as displaced victims occupy school

Published On: August 18, 2016 12:20 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, Aug 18: A school in Dadakhali of Baitadi district has remained shut since last week after locals displaced by rain-induced sinkhole started taking shelter there.

Woman dies after falling off cliff

Published On: August 13, 2016 11:29 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, Aug 13: A woman was found dead after falling off a cliff at Dilasauni in the district on Friday evening.

Security personnel build shelters for landslide-hit families

Published On: July 25, 2016 12:30 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, July 25: Four families in Gokuleshwar village who lost their homes to landsides last month have received new temporary shelters.

Spike in youths opting for foreign employment

Published On: July 15, 2016 12:30 AM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, July 15: With no employment opportunities at home, number of youths heading abroad for employment has been steadily rising in Baitadi district. According to Padam Raj Bhatta, an official at the District Administration Office (DAO), over 2000 youths went abroad during the last fiscal year. Bhatta said that the numbers reflected a spike in the numbers compared to the trend in the past.

Man dies after being hit by boulder

Published On: June 23, 2016 06:26 PM NPT By: Bira Gadal

BAITADI, June 23: Janey Badd, 50, a resident of Rudreshwor-7, of the district has died after being hit by stone.