Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

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Coffee production below par, despite high market potential

Published On: September 17, 2019 08:37 AM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, Sept 17: Despite high demand of coffee both in internal and foreign markets, the country is producing coffee far below its capacity.

Jeep hit by landslide, driver dies

Published On: September 13, 2019 02:10 PM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, Sept 13: A person died when a moving jeep was struck by the landslide at Nagthan, Siddhababa of Palpa-Butwal road section along the Siddhababa Highway in Palpa on Friday at around 10:30 am.

Three die in Palpa jeep accident

Published On: September 4, 2019 06:25 PM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, Sept 4: Three persons died and 18 others sustained injuries when a jeep met with an accident at Galyang municipality-3, Kholsa in Syangja on Wednesday.

Saving Tansen's Ropai Jatra

Published On: August 18, 2019 07:24 AM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

TANSEN, Aug 18: Tansen, the headquarters of Palpa district and one of the major old cities of the country, is famous for various traditional and cultural festivals. Gai Jatra, Ropai Jatra, Ganesh Jatra, Amarnayaran Jatra, Shreenagar Jatra, Bagh Jatra, Taksar Ganesh and Bhagwati Jatra are some of the major festivals celebrated with much fanfare in this hill town.

Ropai Jatra sees decline in Palpa (Photo Feature)

Published On: August 17, 2019 05:15 PM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, Aug 17: Palpa is famous for various traditional and cultural festivals. Gai Jatra, Ropai Jatra, Ganesh Jatra, Amarnayaran Jatra, Shreenagar Jatra, Bagh Jatra, Taksar Ganesh and Bhagwati Jatra are major festivals celebrated with fanfare.

Folks observe Gaijatra festival in Palpa (Photo feature)

Published On: August 16, 2019 04:59 PM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, Aug 16: People have observed Gaijatra in memory of their deceased kith and kins.

School introduces health insurance

Published On: July 21, 2019 07:30 AM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, July 21: Rambha Rural Municipality has introduced mid-day meal as well as accident\health insurance cover for school-going children of up to the fight grade of all 37 community schools in the rural municipality.

Faulty design halts construction of bridges

Published On: June 30, 2019 07:51 AM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, June 30: The construction of two motorable bridges connecting Syangja of Gandaki Province and Palpa of Province 5 has been halted because of faults in their designs. An Agreement to complete the construction of the bridges in three years was signed eight years ago.

Fight for press freedom- Ex President Yadav

Published On: June 29, 2019 06:15 PM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, June 29: Former President Dr Ram Baran Yadav has expressed that Nepali citizens are slowly being frustrated.

539 senior citizens honored

Published On: June 25, 2019 09:30 AM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, June 25: Altogether 539 senior citizens above the age of 75 were honored in Rambha Rural Municipality of Palpa district on Monday.

One dies, 10 sick after consuming wild mushroom

Published On: June 9, 2019 02:11 PM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, June 9: A girl has died and 10 others have fallen sick at Sarkidanda of Jhiruwas in Nisdi rural municipality after consuming wild mushroom.

Five including groom's father killed as jeep carrying wedding procession falls off cliff

Published On: April 30, 2019 04:00 AM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, April 30: Five people were killed when a jeep carrying a wedding procession veered off a cliff in Nisdi Rural Municipality-7 of Palpa on Monday.

Govt-Raut deal seditious: Deuba

Published On: March 17, 2019 03:30 AM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, March 17: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba on Saturday accused Prime Minister KP Oli of sedition for signing a controversial agreement with the secession campaigner CK Raut, the leader of the Alliance for Independent Madhes (AIM).

Villagers stay awake due to tiger menace in Mahilapur

Published On: January 26, 2019 02:10 AM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, Jan 26: Locals of Mathagadhi Rural Municipality in Mahilachaur of Palpa district are having sleepless nights 17 goats have been killed by tiger (s) within a span of a few months. tiger attack

Rampur, a town without land ownership certificate

Published On: January 22, 2019 07:30 AM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, Jan 22: Rampur, the largest valley of Palpa, is fast developing into a business hub of the district. However, the major market areas of the town such as Bejhad, Kisanbari, and Bijayapur are without land ownership certificate.

Attraction of youth to Dhaka Topi adds to its sales

Published On: January 2, 2019 09:36 AM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, Jan 2: On the occasion of the New Year of the Gregorian calendar, author Krishnakala Bhandari on Tuesday posted a picture of her wearing a Dhaka Topi (Traditional Nepali cap) on social media site facebook. However, she was not the only one to post such a picture. Hundreds of youths in Palpa and from across the nation shared similar photos on the social media.

Abortion service takers increasing in Palpa

Published On: December 24, 2018 02:24 PM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, Dec 24: The number of women receiving abortion services has increased by 25 percent in the past one year in the district, according to the record maintained by District Health Office, Palpa.

4 killed in Palpa jeep accident

Published On: December 13, 2018 09:43 PM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, Dec 13: Four people have been killed in a jeep accident in the district on Thursday evening.

Maths, Science exams a big worry for blind students using braille

Published On: December 8, 2018 02:30 AM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, Dec 8: Kavita Baral of Ratnanagar Municipality-9, Chitwan, is a visually-impaired student who just completed her Secondary Education Examination (SEE).

Two injured in clash between two youth groups

Published On: December 7, 2018 03:10 PM NPT By: Mukti Prasad Nyaupane

PALPA, Dec 7: Two individuals sustained injuries following a clash between two youth groups in the district on Friday.