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26 injured, 4 severe in Palpa bus accident (Update)

July 12, 2018 11:30 AM

PALPA, July 12: As many as 26 people were injured when a passenger bus fell some 50 metres down from the road while giving way to another vehicle at Bhalebas of Tansen Municipality-7 this morning.

To retain youths in villages, rural municipality initiates loans against educational certificates

July 10, 2018 10:37 AM

PALPA, July 10: Bagnaskali rural municipality of Palpa has started to provide loans to promote self employment in agriculture and animal husbandry after youths present their education certificates as collateral.

Free distribution of dress to school students

July 5, 2018 13:05 PM

PALPA, July 5: Each year budget is allocated to poor, differently able, woman groups, children, madhesi, Muslims and for the marginalized groups however, there won't be any proper utilization of the allocated budget. It is always used for less important issues. In order to make proper use of the allocated budget, one ward of the district initiated the budget upon creative things.

29 tons of coffee exported from Gulmi, Palpa

June 27, 2018 05:35 AM

PALPA, June 27: Gulmi and Palpa districts have exported a combined 29 tons of coffee in the current fiscal year. Two companies alone -- Highland Coffee Promotion and Nepal Organic Coffee Product – collect coffee produced in these districts and exported them to countries like the US, South Korea, Japan and Germany.

Mid-day meal improves attendance of Kumal students

June 23, 2018 02:11 AM

MUKTI PRASAD NEUPANEPALPA, June 22The mid-day meal program meant for the children of underprivileged and marginalized communities has proved to be effective in Ribdikot Rural Municipality-1.

Women still prefer delivering babies at home

June 18, 2018 06:30 AM

PALPA, June 18: More than half of the women of Siluwa in Purbakhola Rural Municipality-1, prefer delivering their babies at home instead of birthing centers.

Palpa's rural municipality unlikely to meet Zero Home Delivery targets

June 17, 2018 11:00 AM

Pregnant women are opting to give birth at home rather than in health facilities at Purwa Khola rural municipality-1, largely due to unawareness and geographical remoteness.

Local units start purchasing medicines for monsoon

June 7, 2018 07:03 AM

PALPA, June 7: As monsoon is just around the corner, almost all local units of Palpa have started purchasing the required stock of medicines for rain-induced diseases to be distributed to the locals.In November 2017, Tansen Municipality had purchased medicines worth Rs 705,000 and distributed to various health posts.

14 killed in Palpa bus plunge

June 2, 2018 02:31 AM

PALPA, June 1: Fourteen people died when a passenger bus met with an accident at Humin of Rambha Rural Municipality in Palpa district on Friday morning.

Palpa bus mishap death toll climbs to 14

June 1, 2018 14:40 PM

PALPA, June 1:  Fourteen staffers were killed and 10 others have sustained serious injuries after a bus fell 200 meters down the road at Rambha rural municipality-4, according to DSP Binod Ghimire. The passenger bus (Lu 1 Kha 975) was en route to Rampur from Palpa, Tansen.

Kaligandaki water to be pumped for Tansen

May 31, 2018 06:00 AM

PALPA, May 31: Tansen is popular for its natural beauty, rich history and culture. However, it is also equally infamous for water scarcity. The headquarters of Palpa has long been struggling for fulfilling its water needs.

One killed in tipper-bike collision

May 5, 2018 08:44 AM

PALPA, May 5:  Anushika Darlami, 5, was killed when a motorcycle they were riding on rammed into a tipper coming from opposite direction at Tansen-3, Appuvillage on Friday night.

Cine artist and entrepreneur Kiran Chitrakar arrested

May 4, 2018 19:24 PM

PALPA, May 4: District Police Office, Palpa has taken two transport entrepreneurs under control for halting public vehicular services on Friday.

Not even a single house rebuilt in three years

April 28, 2018 03:28 AM

PALPA, April 27: April 25, 2015 is recorded as one of the worst memories in the living history of Nepal. People living in various parts of the country saw their houses crumble down to rubble and their loved ones crying from underneath the debris. It has already been three years but sadly, not even a single quake-damaged house has been completely reconstructed in Palpa.

School bars menstruating girls from using toilet

March 12, 2018 07:00 AM

PALPA, Mar 12: Pushpa Rana does not go to school during menstruation. The eighth grader stays at home the whole five days because she is not allowed to use toilet in her school during her periods.

Govt intensifies study on Kaligandaki-Tinau Diversion Project

March 8, 2018 02:40 AM

DPR will be ready soon: Department of Irrigation

Two dead, five injured in Palpa jeep accident

March 3, 2018 18:40 PM

PALPA, Mar 3: Two people including driver were killed and five others sustained injuries after a jeep met with an accident at Birpokhara of Tansen Municipality-12 in the district on Saturday afternoon.

1 killed in Palpa jeep mishap

January 25, 2018 08:57 AM

PALPA, Jan 25: A man died in a jeep accident in the district on Wednesday.

Palpa exports Rs 70 million worth of bay leaf, cinnamon annually

January 19, 2018 07:42 AM

PALPA, Jan 19: Palpa district has been exporting bay leaf and cinnamon worth more than Rs 70 million a year to India for the past few years.

Demanding quality education, students vandalize college

December 17, 2017 15:24 PM

PALPA, Dec 17: Students of Palpa Engineering College burned tyres and vandalized the compound premise and infrastructure after the administration turned a deaf ear to their demands.