Krishna Kisi

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Nepal Workers' and Peasants Party makes a ‘clean sweep’ in Bhaktapur

Published On: May 16, 2022 03:37 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, May 16: Sunil Prajapati of Nepal Workers' and Peasants' Party (NWPP) has been elected as Mayor of Bhaktapur Municipality with a huge margin of votes. According to the final results, Prajapati got 29,200 votes while his nearest rival Ram Prasad Kasula of the Nepali Congress (NC) was limited to 3352 votes.

Remains of an archeological building found in Bhaktapur

Published On: October 28, 2021 05:05 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Oct 28: The remains of an archeological building have been found while digging a water tank on the premises of Niketan Secondary School, Bhaktapur. The remains of archeological buildings including Tepu Lho, Teliya Brick (Chikka Appa), Fah Appa, Dachi Appa (various types of bricks) have been found six feet below the ground surface.

Teenager dies in motorcycle accident

Published On: October 9, 2021 10:53 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Oct 9: Ram Mandal, 16, who was working in a motorcycle workshop at Narephant-16, Kathmandu has died in a motorcycle accident near Shrijananagar of Bhaktapur on Arani Highway on Thursday night. Mandal died when the motorcycle (Ba 02-017 Pa 1012) lost its control and collided with the divider on the road.

Driver killed in tractor accident

Published On: September 20, 2021 09:58 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Sept 20: Roshan Chaudhary, 24, of Bardiya has died in a tractor accident in Bhaktapur on Sunday.

Settlements of squatters in Bhaktapur inundated due to heavy rainfall

Published On: September 7, 2021 03:22 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Sept 7: Some 500 tents erected in Manhara squatter settlement of Madhyapur Thimi Municipality-1 have been inundated due to incessant rainfall on Sunday night.

Unable to pay guest house bill, man creates bomb hoax

Published On: August 22, 2021 04:16 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, August 22: A preliminary investigation has revealed that a man created a bomb hoax to scare the people as he failed to pay back their money. According to the Metropolitan Police Office Bhaktapur, Nabin Tamang who lives in a guest house run by Shiva Sharan Bhuju at Madhyapur Thimi Municipality ward no. 4 kept the fake bomb. His permanent address is Kavrepalanchok Temal rural municipality ward no. 2, Dadaghau.

Eco Panel Nepal emerging as a Center for Research in Nepal

Published On: August 14, 2021 12:55 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, August 14: Generally, industrialists focus on profits as the purpose of establishing their industries, but one industry in Bhaktapur has moved forward with the goal of developing itself as a research center along with profits.

Man arrested for allegedly raping his own daughter

Published On: July 3, 2021 03:00 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, July 3: A man has been arrested on the charge of raping his own daughter.

NEC, Aveiro University ink agreement for internationalization in education

Published On: June 30, 2021 11:59 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

KATHMANDU, June  30: Nepal Engineering College (NEC), a non-profit organization operating in Changunarayan Municipality, Bhaktapur, and Aveiro University, Portugal, signed an agreement today to cooperate for the exchange of students and/or staff in the context of the Erasmus+ Program.

National census to begin from May 9

Published On: March 27, 2021 12:28 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

KATHMANDU, March 27: The national census, which is conducted every 10 years, is scheduled to start on May 9, 2021. This time, the census will be conducted in two phases, according to the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS). The CBS has saids that the first phase of data collection for the census will be carried out in 20 days from May 9 to May 28, 2021 and the second phase will take place for 15 days from June 8 to June 22, 2021.

Six injured in cooking gas explosion in Bhaktapur

Published On: March 22, 2021 11:31 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, March 22: Six people were severely injured when a cooking gas (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) exploded in Bhimeshwor Mo:Mo and Chicken House at Suryabinayak Municipality-5 of Bhaktapur on Sunday.

Oli govt is a terrorist govt: NC Prez Deuba

Published On: December 28, 2020 05:47 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: President of the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC), Sher Bahadur Deuba has tagged the Oli-led government as “a terrorist government”.

One dead, one injured as a speeding car turns turtle in Bhaktapur

Published On: December 6, 2020 12:23 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Dec 6: One woman died and one man sustained injuries after a speeding car they were travelling in turned turtle at Kausaltar in Bhakatpur district on Saturday midnight.

Three held on charge of harassing transgender Nikisha Shrestha

Published On: November 20, 2020 07:20 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Nov 20: Police on Thursday arrested three people on the charge of harassing transgender Nikisha Shrestha.

Two arrested on charge of gang-raping teenage girl in bus in Bhaktapur

Published On: October 4, 2020 06:35 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Oct 4: Bhaktapur Police on Sunday apprehended two young men on the charge of gangraping a 17-year-old girl in Bhaktapur.

Three of a family found dead in mysterious condition in Bhaktapur

Published On: September 11, 2020 08:44 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Sept 11: Three members of a family in Madhyapur Thimi Municipality in Bhaktapur have been found dead in a mysterious condition. They were found dead in their own three-storied building in the Nikosera area of the municipality, according to police.

Lockdown in Bhaktapur (Photos)

Published On: August 21, 2020 03:12 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Aug 21: The District Administration Offices (DAOs) of three districts in the Kathmandu Valley --- Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur--- have enforced week-long prohibitory orders starting Wednesday midnight in a bid to curtail the spread of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Nepal Korea Friendship Municipality Hospital suspends its services after detecting COVID-19 in health workers

Published On: August 15, 2020 12:17 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Aug 15: The Madhyapur Thimi-based Nepal Korea Friendship Municipality Hospital  has suspended all its services except emergency from Saturday after some of its health workers and employees tested positive for the novel coronavirus disease COVID-19.

Bhaktapur municipality introduces stricter rules to control people's movement during lockdown

Published On: March 31, 2020 11:50 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKATAPUR, March 31: Bhaktapur municipal office has introduced stricter rules in an attempt to control people’s mobility during the lockdown order enforced by the government.

Duplicate sanitizers sold in Bhaktapur

Published On: March 15, 2020 08:18 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, March 15: A monitoring team from Bhaktapur Municipality has found a store selling counterfeit sanitizers in the district. The authorities have summoned the representatives of the concerned company at municipal office for clarification.