Yogesh Rawal

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Teachers affiliated to Far-western University not paid since 11 months

Published On: May 22, 2019 09:34 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, May 22: Teachers of educational institutes affiliated to the Far-western University have started protests alleging that they have not been paid for the past 11 months. The teachers' associations in all 14 campuses of the university have padlocked the offices of their respective campus chief as part of the protest.

In Tikapur, social media sites being blamed for child marriages

Published On: May 19, 2019 03:05 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

DHANGADHI, May 19: Sabitri Ghimire is 21 years old and she already has three kids. A resident of Ghiya village of Tikapur Municipality – 3, she married a man who was a year elder than her when she was 16. “I was studying in ninth standard. I fell in love with a man from a neighboring village, and subsequently we got married,” she recaps.

Youths construct learning center in Kamaiya settlement

Published On: May 10, 2019 08:55 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, May 10:  By collecting money through the social media, 13 youths have built a concrete building for a learning center at a settlement of former bonded laborers in Lamkichuha Municipality-1 of Tikapur.

Mentally unsound girl tied with rope for 14 years

Published On: May 10, 2019 08:49 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, May 10: Befani Tharu,19, of Mukta Kamaiya (free bonded-laborers) settlement at Lamkichuha Municipality, has been tied with a rope for the last 14 years. It is uncertain how long she will stay like this due to her struggle with mental health.

Online system further delays work of land revenue office

Published On: May 9, 2019 08:31 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, May 9: Bal Bahadur Rawat of Janaki Rural Municipality-1, Durgauli was obliged to make rounds of the Land Revenue Office (LRO), Tikapur, for five days to freeze the transaction of his land. Similarly, it has been two days since Sher Bahadur Budha of Bardagoriya Rural Municipality-1 has been visiting the LRO for the transfer of his land to his brother.

Truck kills girl by reversing gear in Tikapur

Published On: May 1, 2019 03:00 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, May 1: Sunita Rawal, 19, of Tikapur had almost reached her home from Lamki Multiple Campus on her bicycle on Tuesday morning when she was hit by a cargo truck (Na 7 Kha 9233) at 9:30 am.

Some migratory birds making Ghodaghodi lake their ‘permanent home’

Published On: April 28, 2019 07:51 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, April 28: Spot-billed duck, a species of bird that was considered migratory until five years ago, has now become a resident of the Ghodaghodi lake. It has been reported that the ducks, which are a native to South India, started reproducing at Ghodaghodi lake since 2014, making it their permanent home.

Deuba challenges his party rivals to contest against him

Published On: April 18, 2019 06:00 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, April 18: Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has challenged his rivals within the party to contest against him to lead the party instead of causing unrest in the party.

Visually impaired couple begging in streets after being expelled from home

Published On: April 17, 2019 02:30 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, April 17: After being abandoned by their sons, a visually impaired couple in Janakpur have been forced to beg for their survival.

School for Majhi children grappling with resource crunch

Published On: March 14, 2019 08:42 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, March 14: Ujyalo Sikshya Sadan is the only elementary school in the locality of Majhi community of Kachali village of Tikapur. Though established in 1998, the school lacks basic infrastructures and facilities. If support is not extended to this institution urgently, it might have to be closed, its teacher says.

Under-construction bridge to shorten India-Karnali Province distance

Published On: March 10, 2019 12:30 PM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, March 10: The locals of then Far and mid-western region were obliged to walk a long distance to reach their neighboring districts.

Border disputes at two different places in Kailali

Published On: February 26, 2019 04:18 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, Feb 25Kailali district is currently entangled in border disputes at two different locations. The district is facing border disputes with the southern neighbor India at the border points at Tikapur and Dhangadhi.A Nepal-India joint survey team postponed works of the four disputed border pillars located at Khatrola of Tikapur-8 and Fulbari of Dhangadhi-14.

ADBL out to promote banana farming

Published On: February 19, 2019 10:30 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, Feb 19: Agricultural Development Bank Ltd (ADBL) has expressed interest to make big investment in banana farming.

Suspicious death of a man who hacked his wife to death

Published On: January 21, 2019 09:09 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, Jan 21: A man in Janaki Rural Municipality-7 of Tikapur apparently committed suicide after hacking his wife to death with an axe on Sunday. However, police are not convinced that he committed suicide and have taken five persons under custody for investigation.

Badis urge govt to implement decade-old agreement

Published On: January 9, 2019 05:00 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, Jan 9: The Badi community has expressed serious dissatisfaction over the government's failure to implement the deals it made with them a decade ago.

Budget crunch affects safe motherhood program at Tikapur Hospital

Published On: December 25, 2018 11:45 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, Dec 25: Safe Motherhood is one of the government’s topmost priorities. For this, maternity units have been opened at several health centers across the country where the service is not just free but women are even provided with allowance after delivery. Despite being a part of it, the Tikapur Hospital is not able to provide all the facilities that the program promises.

Rs 20 million invested in incense stick factory in Kailali

Published On: December 19, 2018 01:22 PM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, Dec 19: Acharya Multi Business (AMB) Group Pvt Ltd has opened a factory to produce incense sticks in Tikapur of Kailali with an investment of Rs 20 million.

Excavation of resources invites territorial disputes among local units

Published On: December 17, 2018 09:26 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, Dec 17: Various local units of Kailali are having disputes among themselves regarding extraction of natural resources from rivers due to territorial disputes.

3 killed in two road accidents in Tikapur

Published On: December 4, 2018 07:59 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

TIKAPUR, Dec 4: Three people died while three others were seriously injured in two different road accidents in Tikapur Municipality on Sunday.

Neonatal ICU at Tikapur Hospital relief for locals

Published On: December 1, 2018 04:15 AM NPT By: Yogesh Rawal

DHANGADI, Dec 1: Tikapur Hospital has started providing neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) service. Social Development Minister of Sudurpaschhim Province Krishna Subedi on Friday inaugurated the service amid a formal program.