Gyan P Neupane & Sangeet Sangroula

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As winter looms Sankhu quake victims start rebuilding without aid

Published On: November 22, 2016 12:00 AM NPT By: Gyan P Neupane & Sangeet Sangroula

SANKHU, Nov 22: After waiting for almost two years after his house was destroyed by the earthquake, Krishna Charan Shrestha of Sankhu in Shankharapur Municipality started rebuilding his house. As he finally started working on the foundation of his new house, the only worry Shrestha now has is whether he will receive the housing grant from the government.

DoA blames NRA for delay in heritage reconstruction

Published On: November 17, 2016 12:40 AM NPT By: Gyan P Neupane & Sangeet Sangroula

KATHMANDU, Nov 17: The Department of Archaeology (DoA) has blamed the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) for the snail-pace progress in the reconstruction and renovation of historical monuments that were ravaged by earthquake last year.

Govt not to allow perks, incentives in blanket fashion

Published On: August 3, 2016 11:00 AM NPT By: Gyan P Neupane & Sangeet Sangroula

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: After almost all the ministries, departments, commissions and courts of law started demanding additional perks and incentives for their civil servants apart from the salaries, the government has started working on clear criteria as to which government bodies need additional perks and incentives and which do not.