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Ramesh Kumar Paudel

Dahal hints at agreement on single transferable vote

December 23, 2017 01:47 AM

CHITWAN, Dec 22: Hinting that the parties may eventually reach a consensus on the single transferable vote system, CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the international practice is to make the upper house proportionate and inclusive.

Bomb explosion damages Ward Office

December 3, 2017 09:17 AM

CHITWAN, Dec 3: A bomb has gone off at the office premises of Bharatpur metropolitan city-5 on Saturday night. The explosion damaged Red Cross society Narayanpur, Sub-section office building.

Sauraha hotels preparing to resume operation

August 16, 2017 02:19 AM

CHITWAN, August 15: Inundated resorts and jungle lodges of Sauraha are preparing hard to resume their operations at the earliest.

Re-polling increases Renu's chance of being elected in Bharatpur Metropolis

August 5, 2017 12:38 PM

CHITWAN, August 5: Re-polling at Ward-19 of Bharatpur Metropolitan City has proved to be fruitful for the ruling alliance. All the candidates representing Nepali Congress have emerged  victorious in the re-election that was held at Ward-19 on Friday. It has increased the possibility of the CPN(Maoist Center) mayoral candidate Renu Dahal emerging victorious in the race for the mayor of Bharatpur Metropolitan City.

Narayanghat-Mugling road becoming 'deathtrap'

August 4, 2017 02:30 AM

CHITWAN, August 3: Kiran Pandey, 25, was returning home to Aam Chowk of Ilam district after three years of foreign employment in Dubai. He had brought clothes and chocolates for kids and some home necessities with the hard-earned money that he earned by sweating in a foreign land. On the way home on Wednesday, the bus he was traveling in (Na 6 Kha 7121) met an accident along Narayanghat-Mugling road section and he narrowly escaped death.

Chitwan hotels’ road to recovery literally blocked by landslides, construction

July 21, 2017 08:12 AM

CHITWAN, July 20: The tourism sector of Chitwan had been showing signs of recovery during the last fiscal year -- that ended last week -- from a slump resulting from the earthquake and border blockade of 2015 and subsequent energy crisis.

Elected reps of Bharatpur Metropolis in agonizing wait to assume office

July 6, 2017 01:10 AM

CHITWAN, July 6: Even though he was elected the chief of Ward no. 14 of Bharatpur Metropolitan City (BMC) in the first phase of local polls, Om Prasad Pokharel of the Nepali Congress (NC) has neither received his certificate nor taken the oath of office. The results of 27 of the 29 wards of the metropolis are out, but all elected representatives are facing the same problem as Pokharel.

Traveling the dreaded Naryanghat-Mugling road

July 5, 2017 01:30 AM

CHITWAN, July 5: Road accidents along the Narayanghat-Mugling road section have so far claimed 47 live this fiscal year.  14 of these victims are still missing. This busy road is a great horror to travelers as they never know what would happen of them on the way.

Narayangadh-Muglin road landslides threaten pedestrians

July 4, 2017 00:40 AM

CHITWAN, July 4: One after another massive landslides along Narayanghat-Mugling road have not just obstructed vehicular movement but has also posed serious threat to the movement by locals and others.

Co-ops prepare to open cold storage facility in Gaidakot

July 4, 2017 00:20 AM

CHITWAN, July 4: Different cooperatives based in Gaidakot of Nawalparasi have taken initiated to open a cold storage warehouse in the area.

Landslides make Narayanghat-Mugling road 'a highway of death'

June 27, 2017 05:30 AM

CHITWAN, June 27: Government negligence and the failure to adopt safety measures coupled with the delay in its upgradation have made the Narayanghat-Mugling road section, considered to be the country's lifeline, 'the highway of death'.

29 places on Narayanghat-Mugling road highly prone to landslides

June 26, 2017 07:50 AM

CHITWAN, June 25: With the onset of the monsoon rains, as many as 29 places along the under-construction Narayanghat-Mugling road section have been flagged as potentially risky due to possible landslides. The Narayanghat-Mugling Road Section Project Office, construction officials and security personnel expect the situation to be more critical in the coming days as landslides have already started occurring almost on a daily basis along the road section.

Vote counting put off in Bharatpur after Maoists tear ballot papers

May 29, 2017 16:32 PM

KATHMANDU, May 29: The Election Commission (EC) has formed a panel to investigate into vote tear incident of Bharatpur Metro City.

Animal trophies set on fire in Chitwan

May 23, 2017 00:20 AM

CHITWAN, May 23: On the occasion of the International Day for Biological Diversity on Monday, government authorities in Chitwan set on fire around 4,000 seized animal trophies - heads, horns and skins of rare wild species - worth more than a billion rupees.

Agriculture and Forestry University finally gets administrative building

May 20, 2017 00:10 AM

CHITWAN, May 20: Agriculture and Forestry University (AFU) in Rampur of Chitwan now boasts of a new administrative building.

Parties nominate female candidates for major posts in Chitwan

May 5, 2017 01:00 AM

CHITWAN, May 5: Unlike many other districts, major political parties have picked some female candidates for the major posts of various local units in Chitwan.

Candidates file nominations amid celebratory mood in Chitwan

May 3, 2017 00:20 AM

CHITWAN, May 3: Registration of candidates for the first phase of the local elections has concluded in Chitwan district on Tuesday, the last day to register the candidacies for the polls slated for May 14.

CPN-UML recommends nominees for mayoral posts in Chitwan

April 24, 2017 00:50 AM

CHITWAN, April 24: The District Committee of CPN-UML, Chitwan, has recommended the names of its candidates for the major posts in all five municipalities of the district to the party's higher rung.

Ex-police constable kills teacher

April 13, 2017 14:10 PM

CHITWAN, April 13: A former police head constable has brutally killed a school teacher at Gaindakot of Nawalparasi on Thursday morning.

Farming information now at fingertips

April 11, 2017 11:33 AM

CHITWAN, April 11: The Ministry of Agricultural Development (MoAD) has started an innovative program in Chitwan through which farmers can get information about pest attacks in their crop or livestock illnesses, among others, from their smartphones itself.