Rohit Rai

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Shortage of nurses affects BPKIHS services

Published On: March 17, 2019 06:00 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, March 17: Hari Kumari Rai, a nursing supervisor at the BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS), says that she 'does not have time even to breathe.'

BPKIHS without Vice-Chancellor

Published On: March 16, 2019 10:47 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, March 16: BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) is being run without a vice chancellor (VC) after its VC Dr Raj Kumar Rauniyar was sacked by the Ministry of Health and Population On Thursday for "poor performance".

BPKIHS senate meeting sacks Vice Chancellor Rauniyar

Published On: March 2, 2019 11:28 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, March 2: Vice Chancellor of the B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS), Rajkumar Rauniyar, has been relieved from his post, on Friday.

Dauphins defeat Dharan to lift second title in five days

Published On: February 17, 2019 11:34 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Feb 16: Cameroon’s Dauphins Football Club has lifted the 21st Budha Subba Red Bull Gold Cup football tournament title defeating the host Dharan Football Club 3-2 in tie breaker on Saturday.

Dauphins defeats Police in sudden-death to reach final

Published On: February 16, 2019 11:15 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Feb 16: Cameroon’s Dauphins Football Club has advanced into the final of the ongoing 21st Budha Subba Red Bull Gold Cup football tournament with a 6-5 sudden-death win over the departmental team Nepal Police Club in Dharan on Friday.

Host Dharan stuns Sankata to reach Budha Subba Gold Cup final

Published On: February 15, 2019 11:25 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Feb 15: Host Dharan Football Club advanced into the final of the ongoing 21st Budha Subba Red Bull Gold Cup football tournament stunning A-Division runner-up Sankata Club 4-3 in the tie-breaker in Dharan on Thursday.

Roads in the middle of forest threatening safety of wild animals

Published On: February 13, 2019 03:08 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Feb 12: There is a road which runs right through the Panwari Community Forest of Dharan Sub-Metropolitan City-6, in between Mahadev Chowk and Panwari.

Sankata, Kakarbhitta to restart tiebreaker today after sudden-death failed to decide result

Published On: February 11, 2019 08:30 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Feb 11: The opening match of the 21st International Invitational Budha Subba Red Bull Gold Cup football tournament between Sankata Club and Mechi Netralaya Kakarbhitta Training Center was stopped at a 4-4 tiebreaker as the sudden-death could not continue due to lack of light.

NEA offers to supply 100 MW of power to Dharan

Published On: January 14, 2019 12:36 PM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Jan 14: Kulman Ghising, managing director of Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA), has offered to provide 100 MW of hydropower to Dharan Sub-Metropolitan City.

DHAN NACH IN DHARAN

Published On: December 29, 2018 12:04 PM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Dec 29:  It was December 23, Sunday. It was around 8 in the night. Dressed in traditional Limbu outfits, Limbu men and women were singing traditional songs, holding each other’s hands. They danced and the dance steps were beautifully synchronized. The tune to which they were dancing is called ‘Palam’. The dance performed by them is known as the ‘Dhan Nach’.

Danda Bazar and Dhwaje Danda await tourists

Published On: December 22, 2018 11:29 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Dec 22: Despite being blessed with breathtaking places to allure tourists, only a few have chosen Danda Bazar as their holiday destination. This small town is located at Sagurigadi Rural Municipality.

Province one transforming into paragliding hub

Published On: December 15, 2018 09:20 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

Stunning tourism destination, Pokhara, is not just the capital of Gandaki Province. It is also a commercial hub for adventure tourism and activities like paragliding. Every year, an avalanche of international tourist enjoys the surreal feeling of paragliding from Sarangkot Hill of Pokhara. Tourist can fly for several minutes enjoying the majestic view of Machhapuchhre Mountain Range and the Phewa Lake.

Ragging unavoidable at BPKIHS, anti-ragging groups ineffective

Published On: December 8, 2018 03:30 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Dec 8: There is a Computed Radiography (CR) room for X-ray in the emergency ward of BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS). Usually, this room remains closed and is opened only if there is some problem with the CR machine.

Two infants, a mother die at BPKIHS within week

Published On: November 25, 2018 09:08 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Nov 25: Less than a week after the death of a pregnant woman and her unborn child at  BP Koirala Institute of Health  Sciences (BPKIHS) Dharan, another infant lost its life there on Wednesday.

Three infected with dengue in Dharan

Published On: November 11, 2018 08:41 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Nov 11: Three persons in Dharan have been confirmed to have contracted the dengue virus. A person gets the virus after being bitten by female mosquito species called Aedes Aegypti.

Middlemen eye 6 hectares that owners have no certificates for

Published On: October 23, 2018 08:05 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Oct 23: A 39 bigha (6.26 hectares) stretch of land in Barahakshetra Municipality-2, Sunsari district was surveyed some five decades ago. Back then, the survey measurements were recorded in the field book but no land ownership certificate was provided because of a conflicting claim. Taking advantage of the lack of ownership certificate, the so-called land mafia is currently fighting tooth and nail to capture the land, it has come to light.

Most slaughterhouses operating against standards and without permit

Published On: October 9, 2018 04:00 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Oct 9: Local units in Dharan have intensified market inspection after being widely criticized for not monitoring the market on a regular basis.

Kandara shows no stage rust during their return gig

Published On: October 4, 2018 08:45 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Oct 4: Public Higher Secondary School hosted a live gig of Kandara Band. The band made a stage return after a two-decade-long hiatus through the event organized by Silver Entertainment. During the concert, frontman Bibek Shrestha also acknowledged Dharan as the music capital of the country citing the overwhelming number of fanatics present in the show.

BPKIHS academic block handed over despite 28 major faults, show records

Published On: August 27, 2018 03:00 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Aug 27: The then administration of BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS), Dharan, has been accused of accepting the building of the newly-constructed academic block of the institute despite being aware of over two dozen major faults in the building due to the negligence of the contractors.

Baraha Jewellery Industries completes 24 years of operation

Published On: August 23, 2018 10:24 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

Baraha Jewellery Industries celebrated their 24th anniversary by honoring people from various walks of life on Tuesday at Bhanu Chowk, Dharan.