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Giriraj Baskota

13 injured, 2 seriously in Panchthar jeep mishap

July 28, 2017 17:59 PM

PANCHTHAR, July 28: As many as 13 people were injured when a jeep veered off and fell some 200 meters down the road at Saranta along the Mechi Highway on Friday.

NC wins in 4 local units, UML in 3, MC in 1 in Panchthar

July 3, 2017 19:25 PM

PANCHTHAR, July 3: The results of all the eight local units have come out in the Panchthar district.

Maoist Center registers first victory in Mechi Zone

July 2, 2017 13:26 PM

PANCHTHAR, July 2: CPN (Maoist Center) has registered first victory in Mechi Zone in the second-phase local level elections held on June 28.

Locals eagerly waiting for poll updates

July 1, 2017 01:00 AM

PAANCHTHAR, July 1: On Friday, Sanjay Rai of Phidim, the district headquarters of Paanchthar, was busy noting down the poll updates outside the rural municipality office.

NC takes lead in Phidim Municipality

June 30, 2017 14:34 PM

PHIDIM, June 30:  Nepali Congress is taking lead with 27 votes in the local level elections in Phidim Municipality.

Sub-engineer held with Rs 125,000 bribe

June 20, 2017 17:29 PM

PANCHTHAR, June 20: The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Tuesday arrested a Sub-engineer of District Education Office, Panchthar with Rs 125,000 in bribe.

Panchthar politicians busy in poll preparations

June 17, 2017 01:20 AM

PANCHTHAR, June 17: With the second phase of local elections approaching nearer, the leading politicians of Panchthar have very tight schedules these days as they are expected to attend almost all mass gatherings, meetings and other promotional programs conducted by their parties.

Pallotar bus station has no buses

June 12, 2017 03:00 AM

PANCHTHAR, June 11: A bus station in Phidim meets all the requirements of a standard bus park having ticket counters, security posts, public toilets, waiting lounges and other basic facilities but unfortunately it has no vehicles.

Erratic power supply irks Phidim folks

May 24, 2017 00:30 AM

PANCHTHAR, May 24: Inconsistency in power supply has affected daily life of locals of Phidim -- the district headquarters of Panchthar -- and nearby villages.

Maoist Center gears up for 2nd phase local polls in Panchthar

May 23, 2017 19:17 PM

PANCHTHAR, May 23: CPN (Maoist Center) has geared up for the second phase of local level elections in the district.

Lightning claims youth in Panchthar

May 22, 2017 18:59 PM

PANCHTHAR, May 22: Lightning that struck amidst thunderstorm has killed a youth in the district on Monday.

11 persons injured in jeep accident in Panchthar

May 7, 2017 11:44 AM

Panchthar, May 7: As many as eleven persons sustained injuries in a jeep accident that took place on Sunday in Panchthar district.

Political parties welcoming cadres from rival parties

April 21, 2017 00:50 AM

PANCHTHAR, April 21: With just 25 days left for the election, various political parties have intensified programs to lure new members to their party.

Wildfire destroys eight houses

April 11, 2017 19:25 PM

PANCHTHAR, April 11: Property worth millions of rupees was reduced to ashes as the fire gutted eight houses and four sheds in Hilihang Rural Municipality-7 in the district.

Initiatives taken to create world's first red panda conservation area

March 25, 2017 07:40 AM

PANCHTHAR, March 25: An initiative has been taken to create the world's first conservation area for the endangered red pandas in eastern areas of Nepal, covering Panchthar, Ilam and Taplejung districts.

We keep fighting until Limbuwan State is established: Lingden

January 21, 2017 20:15 PM

PHIDIM, Jan 21: Limbuwan leaders have said that they will keep fighting until Limbuwan State is ensured in the Constitution.

Football fever grips Panchthar

January 5, 2017 05:00 AM

PANCHTHAR, Jan 5: Sarala Regmi of Phidim-1 of Panchthar district spares three hour of her time for football from 2 to 5 in the afternoon. Her daily routine has changed since the beginning of the Falgunanda Gold Cup Football Tournament that kicked off on December 30 and she is planning to give continuity to this habit until the tournament concludes on January 8.

Hewa 'A' starting generation of 10 MW by this week

November 30, 2016 10:28 AM

PANCHTHAR, Nov 29: Construction work of Hewa 'A' Hydropower Project (15 MW) has been completed.

Locals urge govt to develop Tamor Hydropower Project

November 23, 2016 00:50 AM

PANCHTHAR, Nov 23: Locals of Panchthar and Terhathum have urged government to put the Tamor Hydropower Project -- a reservoir project - in priority and took needful initiatives for implementing it.

132th Falgunanda Jayanti being observed

November 10, 2016 13:30 PM

PANCHTHAR, Nov 10: The 132th birth anniversary of Falgunanda is being celebrated by organizing various programs in the eastern part of Nepal on Thursday.