Khagendra Adhikari

The contributor for Republica.

Low price worries ginger farmers in Taplejung

Published On: December 2, 2017 09:47 AM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, Dec 2: Farmers in Taplejung have been worried after not getting suitable market price for ginger. Despite high season of ginger, they are not getting good price in the market.

Six police personnel suspended for dereliction of duty

Published On: November 28, 2017 12:49 PM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, Nov 28: District Police Office, Taplejung, has suspended 6 police personnel including Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) on the accuse of negligence on security sensitivity during the election.

New voters decisive in Taplejung elections

Published On: November 6, 2017 05:00 AM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, Nov 6: There are eight candidates in constituency-1 of Taplejung while constituency-2 of the district has 15 candidates of various political parties. The main competition, however, is between the 'democratic' alliance led by Nepali Congress (NC) and the left alliance comprising of CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center).

Candidates provided electoral symbols in Taplejung

Published On: June 20, 2017 06:53 PM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, June 20: The office of chief returning officer and returning officer on Tuesday provided electoral symbols to all the candidates of local units in the district.

Biplav-led NCP abducts candidate

Published On: June 18, 2017 02:01 PM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, June 18: Cadres of Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav) led Nepal Communist Party abducted Nepali Congress candidate for ward member Man Kumar Patangwa from Phaktanglung Rural Municipality-2, Khejenim of Taplejung district.

One killed, other goes missing in rain-fed river

Published On: May 26, 2017 07:39 PM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, May 26: A man died while his wife went missing after being swept away by a rain-fed stream in Sirijanga Municipality-7 in the district.

Top member of Harahang gang arrested

Published On: October 26, 2016 01:50 AM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, Oct 26: A special taskforce of Nepal Police, on Monday arrested a top member of Harahang gang, an armed outfit which is said to be involved in numerous criminal activities in Taplejung district.

One killed in Taplejung landslide, dozens displaced

Published On: September 3, 2016 08:08 AM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, Sept 3: A person has died and four others were buried in a landslide triggered by torrential rainfall since days at Taplejung municipality-2 and 8.

Landslide blocks Tamor, settlements at risk

Published On: July 11, 2016 01:20 AM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, July 11: A massive landslide has blocked the Tamor River at Sawadin VDC of Taplejung district on Sunday morning. This has formed a big temporary lake and the river's water is threatening human settlements both upstream and downstream.