Arjun Bhushal

Riverbank turns into dumping site in Sandhikharka

June 28, 2018 08:29 AM

ARGAKHANCHI, June 28: Sandhikharka bazaar is just a kilometer away from the Aulba River which flows along the Gorusinghe-Sandhikharka road section. The locals of Sandhikharka have been using this the banks of this river as a dumping site for years.

Dumping site spoils beauty of Sandhikharka (with photos)

June 27, 2018 14:09 PM

ARGHAKHANCHI, June 27: It is about a kilometer from Aulwa Khola to Sandhikharka, the district headquarters of Arghakhanchi.

Arghakhanchi farmers made Rs 3b from dairy and meat

June 16, 2018 08:17 AM

ARGHAKHANCHI, June 16: With increased production owing to more farmers being involved professionally in animal husbandry, Arghakhanchi district has become independent in dairy and meat products.

Rainwater collection eases supply crisis

April 4, 2018 05:30 AM

ARGHAKHACHI, April 4: The family of Sita Tharu of Padini Rural Municipality in Arghakhanchi district was thinking of migrating to the plains due to acute water crisis in the village. Since many others did so, this family also wanted to follow suit. According to Tharu, the greatest problem in her locality has always been that of water.

Top Bahadur Rayamajhi wins in Arghakhanchi

December 11, 2017 20:57 PM

ARGHAKHANCHI, Dec 11: CPN (Maoist Center) candidate Top Bahadur Rayamajhi has won in the single constituency of Arghakhanchi.

2 killed, 40 injured in bus accident

October 7, 2017 01:27 AM

ARGAKHANCHI, Oct 7: Two people were killed and 40 more were injured when a passenger bus met with an accident in Sapdanda of Malarani Rural Municipality of Argakhanchi district on Friday.

Leopard attacks kill 11 children in 5 years

October 4, 2017 07:38 AM

ARGHAKHANCHI, Oct 4: An eight-year-old girl Prashanna Nepali of Sandhikhara Municipality-2 of Arghakhanchi district has been mauled to death by a leopard. She had gone missing since Monday evening.

Leopard attacks kill 11 children in 5 years

October 4, 2017 05:47 AM

ARGHAKHANCHI, Oct 4: An eight-year-old girl Prashanna Nepali of Sandhikhara Municipality-2 of Arghakhanchi district has been mauled to death by a leopard. She had gone missing since Monday evening.

Missing man found dead

April 30, 2017 16:02 PM

ARGHAKHANCHI, April 30: A man who had gone missing for the last eight days has been found dead.

School for disabled struggles to continue

April 5, 2017 08:19 AM

ARGHAKHACHI, April 5: They have various difficulties and disabilities: Some with talking, some with walking, and some with perceiving and so on. They need help for going anywhere, even to toilet. Without support, they cannot rescue themselves from an emergency situation.

Literacy classes making women's life easier

January 6, 2017 03:20 AM

ARGHAKHACHI, Jan 6: Fulmaya Chhetri, 63, had a great regret in life that she never got chance to go to school and learn - Ka, Kha. Dying as an illiterate was what she was loathing the most. However the local of Sandhikharka - 13 has a reason to rejoice now. After joining adult literacy classes run jointly by the government and non government organizations in her locality, Chhetri has learnt to read and write.

Arghakhanchi people resume banda as their demands fall on deaf ears

December 10, 2016 13:12 PM

ARGHAKHANCHI, Dec 10: The Joint Struggle Committee, Arghakhanchi, an alliance formed to protest the constitution amendment bill that proposes to transfer five hill districts from Province 5, has resumed banda in the district yet again.

Demonstration in Arghakhanchi for integrated Province 5

November 29, 2016 14:21 PM

ARGHAKHANCHI, Nov 29: Students and political leaders have hit the streets in the district calling for an integrated Province -5.

Locals warn against breaking Province No 5

November 23, 2016 11:55 AM

ARGHAKHANCHI, Nov 23: At the time when the government is preparing to amend the constitution to separate the Tarai districts with the hilly districts of the Province No 5, people of the province have warned of a stern protest against the government’s action.

Locals in landslide prone area fear looming disaster

September 12, 2016 07:54 AM

ARGHAKHANCHI, Sept 11: At least 56 houses in Sandhikharka-9 of Arghakhanchi district are at high risks of being swept away by landslides.

11 killed, six injured in Arghakhanchi jeep accident

August 29, 2016 05:00 AM

ARGHAKHANCHI, Aug 29: Eleven passengers were killed and six others injured when a jeep veered off the road and fell some 500 meters down the hill at Hansapur-5, Ratanmare of Arghakhanchi district on Sunday.

Suicide cases spike in Arghakhanchi

August 8, 2016 07:10 AM

ARGHAKHACHI, Aug 7: Migrant worker Tek Bahadur Kunwar of Nuwakot - 2 returned home from Qatar last Wednesday. He was not full of zeal or happiness upon his return.