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With Shree Airlines, Dhangadhi-KTM flight time becomes shorter

August 13, 2017 09:15 AM

DHANGADHI, Aug 12: The duration of air travel from Dhangadhi to Kathmandu, the longest among the domestic routes, has come down to 48 minutes, thanks to the new jet aircraft of Shree Airlines that started flights in this sector on Friday.

Borrowers risk losing 5 bigha land in fraud case

July 27, 2017 08:07 AM

DHANGADI, July 26: Bhojraj Biswakarma (45) living in Dhangadi-7, Kailali, made a decision to start a business. He had 11 and a half kathha of land. And that was all. He did not have a job.

Three die in bus-motorcycle collision

July 23, 2017 19:45 PM

DHANGADHI, July 23:  Three people died in a bus (Se 1 Kha 528) collision with a motorcycle (Se 1 Pa 7860) traveling to opposite directions at Dhangadhi-Fulbari road section of Dhangadhi sub-metropolitan city.

1,200 ex-Kamaiyas still await rehabilitation

July 22, 2017 09:37 AM

DHANGADHI, July 21: When most of the children of his age would go to school, Tej Ram Tharu worked at somebody else’s home as a Kamaiya (bonded laborer). At age 27, he became a free man when the government declared all Kamaiyas free. At that time, he had dreamt of starting a new life and having a house of his own. But even after waiting for 17 long years, he has not yet been able to live his dream.

UML emerges as largest force in Province 7

July 11, 2017 01:00 AM

DHANGADHI, July 11: Outdoing the Nepali Congress (NC), the CPN-UML has managed to become the largest party in Province 7, the home province of Prime Minister and NC president Sher Bahadur Deuba, in the local level elections.

Nripa Bahadur Od: The first dalit mayor of a sub-metropolis

July 9, 2017 04:00 AM

DHANGADHI, July 8: Nepali Congress (NC) candidate Nripa Bahadur Od has been elected the mayor of the one and only sub-metropolitan city of Province 7, Dhangadhi.

UML registers victory in Deuba's home district

July 1, 2017 00:50 AM

DHANGADHI, July 1: The ruling Nepali Congress has been defeated in the district headquarters of Dadeldhura, the home district of NC President and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, in the second phase of local level elections.

Man dies in bomb explosion in Dhangadhi

June 27, 2017 08:45 AM

KATHMANDU, June 27: A man is killed in a bomb explosion in Dhangadhi on Monday night. The deceased is identified as Chandra Singh aka Sunrise, a cadre of Netra Bikram Chand Biplav led Communist Party of Nepal.

IED blast at Maoist mayoral candidate's house

June 23, 2017 18:39 PM

DHANGADHI, June 23:  An improvised explosive device (IED) went off in front of the house of Gokarna Bhatta, CPN (Maoist Center) mayoral candidate for Godawari Municipality of Kailali district.

Tikapur incident-accused get hefty compensation

June 16, 2017 22:30 PM

DHANGADI, June 16: The government on Friday provided hefty compensations to 'victims' of the infamous Tikapur incident of 24 August, 2015 in which eight police personnel and a toddler were killed mercilessly.

Wheat production rises by 12 percent in far-western region

May 15, 2017 01:20 AM

DHANGADI, May 15: Wheat production in the far-western region of the country has increased year-on-year by 11.6 percent.

Rising Cricket Women lifts Attariya Cup

May 9, 2017 21:20 PM

ATTARIYA, May 9: Rising Cricket Women has lifted the title of the Ruslan Attariya Cup Women's T20 Cricket Tournament defeating Armed Police Force (APF) by 16 runs in the final on Tuesday.

APF, Rising to vie for Attariya Cup title

May 8, 2017 21:50 PM

ATTARIYA, May 8: Armed Police Force (APF) and Kathmandu's Rising Cricket Women are set to battle for the title of the ongoing Ruslan Attariya Cup T20 Cricket Tournament.

Kailali advances to Attariya Cup semifinals

May 8, 2017 08:14 AM

ATTARIYA, May 7:The semifinal lineup of the ongoing Ruslan Attariya Women’s T20 Cricket Tournament is completed after Kailali District Cricket Academy became latest team to book its place in the last four. Kailali overcame Bara Cricket Academy by eight wickets to enter semifinal as group B winner.

APF enters Attariya Cup semifinal

May 6, 2017 09:18 AM

ATTARIYA, May 6: Armed Police Force (APF) has entered the semifinals of the ongoing Ruslan Attariya Cup Women’s T20 Cricket Tournament producing its second straight victory on Friday.

Students padlock District Education Office to protest fee hike

May 6, 2017 08:28 AM

DHANGADHI, May 6: Student unions affiliated to the major political parties have jointly expressed their objection to the fee hike by private schools in Dhangadhi of Kailali district. Stating that the Fee Determination and Monitoring Committee hiked private schools’ fees too much, the agitating students padlocked the District Education Office (DEO) on Friday.

Attariya Cup women's cricket from today

May 3, 2017 22:05 PM

DHANGADHI, May 3: Armed Police Force (APF) and Milan Cricket Academy (MCA) of Jhapa are set to battle in the inaugural match of the Ruslan Attariya Cup Women's T20 Cricket Tournament on Thursday.

Parties step up electioneering in Dhangadhi

April 21, 2017 00:40 AM

DHANGADHI, April 21: Election fever has gripped Dhangadhi following the door-to-door visit of leaders and cadres of various political parties.

Rupandehi Challengers, Biratnagar Kings battling today for final berth

April 19, 2017 08:47 AM

DHANGADHI, April 19: Biratnagar Kings’ skipper Sharad Vesawkar said that his team has no pressure ahead of the Dhangadhi Premier League T20 Cricket Tournament’s first qualifier match against league round topper Rupandehi Challengers scheduled for Wednesday.

Paras-led Chauraha in playoff

April 17, 2017 20:50 PM

DHANGADHI, April 17: After a disastrous start, national team skipper Paras Khadka-led Dhangadhi Team Chauraha clawed back in the Dhangadhi Premier League T20 Cricket Tournament securing a place in the playoff with a surprising six-wicket victory over Rupandehi Challengers on Monday.