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

April 30, 2019 04:00 AM

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

March 17, 2019 03:30 AM

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

January 26, 2019 02:10 AM

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

January 22, 2019 07:30 AM

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

January 2, 2019 09:36 AM

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

December 24, 2018 14:24 PM

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

December 13, 2018 21:43 PM

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

December 8, 2018 02:30 AM

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

December 7, 2018 15:10 PM

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

Motorcycle-hit claims pedestrian

December 6, 2018 14:33 PM

PALPA, Dec 6: A pedestrian has been killed after being hit by a motorcycle at Damakada in Tansen Municipality-9 on Thursday.

One nabbed for human trafficking

October 25, 2018 12:43 PM

PALPA, Oct 25: A woman has been arrested from Tansen municipality- in the case of human trafficking.

One held on rape charge from Palpa

October 25, 2018 12:13 PM

PALPA, Oct 25: Police have arrested a person on the charge of raping a 13-year-old girl in Chapakot municipality, Syangja.

Fading folk music in Palpa

October 15, 2018 10:53 AM

PALPA, Oct 15: The celebrated Malashree Dhun elevates the spirit of Dashain. Since it is played especially during Dashain, it is known as Dashain Dhun. TV and radio stations stay abuzz with the Malashree Dhun from the first day of Dashain.

New Transportation Act compels drivers to switch profession

September 19, 2018 03:00 AM

PALPA, Sept 19: As many as 200 drivers of Palpa handed over copies of their driving license to Chief District Officer (CDO) protesting against the new provisions in the Criminal code and Transportation Act.

Missing man found dead

September 14, 2018 13:26 PM

PALPA, Sept 14: A body was found near garbage disposal area of Tansen United Mission Hospital. Sunil Chhetri, 39, of Tansen municipality, Mission Tole, was found dead, 100 meters ahead of the hospital premises on Friday morning.

Vulture population declining despite conservation efforts

September 2, 2018 08:15 AM

PALPA, Sept 2: Vultures’ population is showing worrying signs despite conservation efforts. Whether it be vulture restaurant or its pocket areas in community forests, sight of vultures in the district has become rare these days. And this is happening despite conservation efforts made for over a decade.

Palpa observes Gaijatra in memory of departed souls

August 27, 2018 16:32 PM

PALPA, Aug 27: Locals in Palpa have observed Gaijatra festival commemorating the departed souls of their kin at the district headquarters Tansen on Monday.

A crate of eggs for mothers-to-be

August 17, 2018 12:00 PM

PALPA, Aug 17: Purbakhola rural municipality has started distributing a crate of eggs to local pregnant women as they visit for their checkup on fourth, sixth and ninth months.

28 households of Hungi at risk of displacement due to haphazard road construction

August 12, 2018 03:00 AM

PALPA, Aug 12: A new track opened in mid-July without considering the environmental impact has posed serious problems for 28 households of Hungi, Rambha Rural Municipality-1.

Village without water after landslide damages water tank

August 10, 2018 02:30 AM

PALPA, Aug 10: Landslides triggered by incessant rain in Baughapokharathok, Tansen Municipality-12 of Palpa district, have washed away the water tank there, disrupting water supply to the entire settlement.