Anil Bhandari

The contributor for Republica.

Major parties field new faces as well as old hands in Sindhuli

Published On: November 8, 2017 04:00 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Nov 8: With the upcoming parliamentary and provincial elections drawing closer, electoral discussions have gripped almost every nook and corner of Sindhuli district. While candidates busy charting plans to crush their opponents, voters , on the other hand, re contemplating who they should choose in the elections.

Sindhuli jeep mishap: Dream to bulild quake-resistant houses remains unfulfilled

Published On: November 6, 2017 02:15 PM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Nov 6: Four people have lost their lives when they were returning home with the second installment of their housing grant after a jeep they were traveling in met with an accident at Tarkibesi in Fikal Rural Municipali-4.

Candidates busy making strategies to woo voters

Published On: November 5, 2017 05:30 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Nov 5: These days, candidates of both left and right alliances have geared themselves up for spearheading their campaigns and finding out the best political agendas for wooing more voters to support them in the upcoming parliamentary and provincial polls scheduled for December 7.

Paddy production in Sindhuli to go up 10%: DADO

Published On: November 1, 2017 06:58 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

District Agriculture Development Office (DADO) Sindhuli has estimated 10 percent growth in paddy production in the district this year compared to last year. The DADO has attributed suitable climate for the projected growth.

Price of sweet orange increases this year

Published On: October 29, 2017 09:15 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Oct 29: Sweet orange, the famous fruit of Sindhuli district, has become costlier this year, with traders selling it for Rs 90 to Rs 120 per kilogram. The best price last year was Rs 50.

UML recommends candidates for upcoming polls in Sindhuli

Published On: October 8, 2017 12:58 PM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Oct 8: CPN-UML has recommended the names of candidates for both Provincial and Parliamentary elections scheduled for November 26 and December 7. UML District Committee, Sindhuli has come up with the names of candidates following a massive discussio

Mayor fails to fulfill his promises: Locals

Published On: September 6, 2017 03:48 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Sept 5: Disappointed with the sluggish pace of work, the locals of Sindhuli have started questioning the accomplishments of the newly elected people's representatives as they completed 100 days in office without delivering their promises made during election campaigns.

Concentration of banks in urban centers worries Sindhuli locals

Published On: August 30, 2017 06:05 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, August 30: Locals of rural areas in Sindhuli are facing problem as most of the banks are centered in Sindhulimadhi -- the district headquarters.

Flood kills four of a family in Sindhuli

Published On: August 13, 2017 03:55 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Aug 12: Landslides triggered by incessant and heavy rainfall for almost a week have killed four persons of the same family in Kamalamai Municipality of Sindhuli district in the wee hours of Saturday. The victims had been living in a makeshift tent at Sindhulimadi-2 of the district. The deceased have been identified as Durga Kumari Khadka, 32, her 15-year-old daughter Shova, 10-year-old son Anish, and another 8-year-old son Manish, according to the District Police Office, Sindhuli. Luckily, Durga's husband Udaya Bahadur Khadka managed to flee and save his life. He is the sole survivor of the family.

Vehicular movement resumes on BP Highway

Published On: June 30, 2017 09:35 PM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, June 30: After months of disruption, vehicular movement on BP highway which connects Dhulikhel, Sindhuli and Bardibas, has finally resumed from Friday.

Quitting job paid off only for eight

Published On: May 31, 2017 05:00 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, May 30: Results of the first round of local polls have shattered the dreams of many candidates in Sindhuli who had resigned from their government jobs hoping to be elected as the new representative of their local units.

UML clinches Pikal Rural Municipality chief

Published On: May 17, 2017 04:01 PM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, May 17: CPN-UML has clinched a victory in Pikal Rural Municipality.

Third sex should be provided citizenship based on gender orientation: Chaudhary

Published On: April 11, 2017 05:38 PM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, April 10: The Blue Diamond Society (B DS), an umbrella organization of the LGBTs, has claimed that there are 2.5 million third genders in Nepal.

Sindhuli locals busy in consultations

Published On: April 10, 2017 05:15 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, APRIL 9: As the election date inches closer, locals of Sindhuli are busy holding consolations on whom to elect to crucial posts of municipalities and rural municipalities.

NC to prioritize lower-rung recommendations to select candidates

Published On: April 8, 2017 09:36 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, April 7:  Nepali Congress (NC) is to give priority to the recommendations by the party's local level organizations while choosing its candidates for the upcoming local elections.

Murder-convict Dhungel felicitated in Okhaldhunga

Published On: March 14, 2017 12:10 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, MARCH 14: Murder-convict Balkrishna Dhungel has been publicly felicitated in his home district, Okhaldhunga, amid a grand function, Monday.

Parties campaigning in villages

Published On: March 2, 2017 08:57 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, March 2: With the much-awaited local level elections slated for May 14 less than two and a half months away, politicians from various parties have expedited visits to their electoral constituencies in their bid to woo the voters.

Statute amendment against nat’l interest: Oli

Published On: February 23, 2017 05:05 PM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Feb 23: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has categorically stated that the constitution amendment bill will not be endorsed, arguing that it is ‘unnecessary’ and against the ‘national interest’.

Vehicular movement resumes along BP Highway

Published On: February 21, 2017 10:30 PM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Feb 21: Transportation along the BP Highway has finally resumed from Tuesday morning after a diversion was created to ease vehicular movement following the collapse of a section of the road almost two days ago.

Load-shedding schedule won’t be announced anymore: Minister Sharma

Published On: December 24, 2016 03:12 PM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

KATHMANDU, Dec 23: Minister for Energy Janardan Sharma has said that the government is working to make the entire country free from load-shedding.